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Censor Board CEO arrested on bribery charge

The CBI on Monday arrested Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar for allegedly demanding Rs 70,000 as bribe for clearing a regional movie. According to CBI sources here, the arrest was made late in the......

Solar scam: Actress Shalu Menon moves HC for bail

Television actress and former Film Censor Board member Shalu Menon, arrested in connection with the solar panel scam rocking the state, on Monday approached the Kerala high court for bail. Shalu......

PIL against Kai Po Che for 'biased' portrayal of Gujarat riots

A Public Interest Litigation has been filed in the Gujarat high court seeking cancellation of the Censor Board's clearance to Hindi film `Kai Po Che', claiming that it slanders the Hindu community......

In trouble: Bengali film ridiculing Mamata Didi

The Censor Board has refused to clear a Bengali film for taking potshots at the swearing-in ceremony of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and the Singur movement that forced the Tatas to......

States should follow censor board decisions: Centre

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Wednesday said states should implement the decisions of the censor board regarding screening of films but refrained from commenting on Kamal......

I&B Ministry suspends Censor Board CEO

The Ministry Of Information and Broadcasting has taken the decision of suspending disgraced Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar after his arrest on August 18. A senior officer from the I & B......

What movie did you wish the censors hadn't cleared?

The Censor Board has been plunged into controversy after its CEO Rakesh Kumar was arrested on bribery charges. Apparently, all kinds of movies paid up to get the censors's nod. Given some of the......

Shivarajkumar's Aryan releases today

Kannada film Aryan had become the first film in the language to officially announce its release date before getting a censor certificate. The film starring Shivarajkumar, Ramya and Archana Gupta in......

Anurag Kashyap: I don't work in groups; will fight my own battles

The director talks about his new film Ugly and his newest run-in with the Indian Censor Board, among other things.Anurag Kashyap's last directorial venture, the epic Gangs of Wasseypur, hit the......

Malayalam film Vedi Vazhipadu gets A certificate

The Censor Board initially refused to give a screening certificate to debutant director Shambhu Purushothaman’s Vedi Vazhipadu. But matters were apparently sorted out and the movie opens on......
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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

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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. true to them money is every thing more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-do-so-many-movies-are-made-in-bollywood-as-comparative-i/27190439/answers/27753282

Suraj ka Dostaana
Q. Why the moral code and values are not applicable to Film Personalities of this land ??
Suraj Ka Dostaana:  A. First of all, you have to understand that every culture has a few quirks that other cultures find ridiculous. A lot of my friends think that the...... more

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Sharmila Tagore

Illustration by Saahil The Secret Diary of I wish we had not instituted the Pataudi trophy. These blokes are scared of fast... ...

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Central Board of Film Certification CEO took bribes worth Rs 500 too

The CEO of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), Rakesh Kumar, is reportedly not cooperating with the CBI and hiding some crucial leads... ...

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For these five days no ones allowed to be on a diet Rani on Ganesh Chaturthi

In April this year, Rani Mukerji tied the knot with film-maker and long-time beau Aditya Chopra. Naturally, this time around, it's a special Ganesh... ...

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Songs are full of innuendos; lyricists get away with really dirty stuff, says CBFC chairperson Leela Samson

Mumbai: Leela Samson, chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification, is upset over the content of songs in present day cinema. She... ...

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Banned, but not by the censors

India is a sensitive nation. Hence, filmmakers must be careful while making their films. Given a choice, they would love to unleash their creative... ...

http://www.saharasamay.com/entertainment-news/676559803/banned-but-not-by-the-censors.html

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