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Narendra Modi is my action hero: Censor board chief

As questions were raised over several censor board members having BJP links, its new chief Pahlaj Nihalani, a film maker, on Tuesday said he was proud to be a "BJP person" and called Prime Minister......

Filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani new censor board chief, 9 more members named

Filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani was on Monday appointed as the new censor board chairman along with nine other members, many of whom have a Bharatiya Janata Party connection, days after Leela Samson......

12 CBFC members resign citing government interference

Twelve Censor Board members have put in their papers protesting what they claimed was the 'cavalier and dismissive manner' in which the Board is treated by the government. The members said the......

Rebels without a cause: Jaitley hits out at Censor Board resignations

The chairperson of the Censor Board has sent her resignation to the government. So have some other members. They have alleged interference by the government and corruption in the board. Along with......

Another censor board member to quit in support of Samson

After censor board chief Leela Samson, another board member Ira Bhaskar has decided to resign over the state of affairs in the running of the statutory body. Bhaskar, a professor of cinema studies......

'I wish there's a society where is no need of censorship for films'

Snippets from the eighth Jaipur Literature Festival. Even as the Censor Board of India is mired in controversy, writer-lyricist Prasoon Joshi offered his point of view at the festival. ......

Pahlaj Nihalani replaces Leela Samson as Censor Board chief

In a swift move following Leela Samson's resignation, the Ministry for Information & Broadcasting has chosen filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani as the new chairperson of Censor Board of Film certification......

Censor Board Leela Samson quits because films like PK and MSG were passed

Censor Board of Film Certification chairperson Leela Samson's sudden resignation was apparently prompted by the release of several recent films that she was not in favour of certifying without the......

Birthday Special: Sharmila Tagore's Top 10 Movies

Happy birthday, Sharmilaji! From doe-eyed ingenue to bikini-clad stunner, from commercial superstar to censor board chief, Sharmila Tagore has worn many hats very memorably indeed. And as the star......

Lights, camera... CUT!

With the arrest of the film censor board's CEO on charges of demanding bribes to clear films, the regulatory role of the panel is in focus once again. Days after assuming office in January, Rakesh......
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Farhaan
Q. Bollywood's falling standards...Shocking is the state of affairs in Bollywood as one finds frequently much abuses in adult films like in latest film Mardani D actress has used abusive language..cheap and vulgar. How can d censor board pass such films.Earlier such a language was enjoyed by only uneducated ppl. In d name reality Bollywood is corrupting minds of its viewers..As recently Asha Bhosle condemned present day songs by saying that "Yeh gaane nahi gaaliyan hain"...Bollywood fraternity is made of responsible citizens...it must promote morality, decency, honesty,cultural values.Ur views
Farhaan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/bollywoods-falling-standards...shocking-is-the-state-of-affa/27773323/answers/

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM CENSOR BOARD CHIEF RAKESH KUMAR HAS BEEN ARRESTED BY CBI FOR ACCEPTING BRIBE FROM DIRECTORS OF BOLLYWOOD FILMS FOR CLEARNING THEM DONT YOU THINK IT IS BLOT AND MANY FILMS HAVE BEEN CLEARED WRONGLLY.
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. They are dream merchants.They sell what public wants to buy more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-censor-board-chief-rakesh-kumar-has-been-arrest/27753235/answers/27773343

Aagney
Q. Why do so many movies are made in Bollywood as comparative in Hollywood
Aagney:  A. Corruption is everywhere, it is indeed a blot. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-do-so-many-movies-are-made-in-bollywood-as-comparative-i/27190439/answers/27753251

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I am a Hindu, says Leela Samson

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Till-recently chairperson of the Censor Board, Ms. Samson was participating in a session on Cultural and... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/i-am-a-hindu-says-leela-samson/article6825295.ece?ref=tpnews
Will the Censor Board improve its working?

With the resignation of Leela Samson, Chairperson Censor Board over the issue of giving clearance to movie MSG the Messenger of God, the government... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/will-the-censor-board-improve-its-working/15903749.shtml
Censor Board Has Become Redundant

Film director TS Nagabharana(second from right) speaking at an interaction programme in Shivamogga on Monday | Shimoga Nandan SHIVAMOGGA: Saying... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/%E2%80%98Censor-Board-Has-Become-Redundant%E2%80%99/2015/01/27/article2638776.ece
Freedom with riders?

India has not been kind to people who have taken the path less travelled -- be it MF Hussain or Salman Rushdie and more recently Perumal Murugan.... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/hyderabad/Pluralism-Freedom-with-riders/2015/01/27/article2638175.ece
Saffronising censors

The filling of the Central Board of Film Certification with the government's own men gives it one more tool with which to pursue itssaffron ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/letters/saffronising-censors/article6821790.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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