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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......

Censor board against blanket bans

The Censor Board has asked the government for an 'A+' or 'X' rating for films to avoid any censorship of movies meant for the adult audience due to explicit language or scenes, its Chairperson......

'India is going to see many more struggles'

The various meat bans across the country are an attempt to attack civil liberties, says civil rights activist Kavita Srivastava. Image: Rapid Action Force personnel patrol a road in Mumbai.......

No Phantom in Pakistan: Court bans Saif's latest film

A Pakistani court on Thursday banned the release of Bollywood movie ‘Phantom’ in the country on a plea filed by Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief and Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed against it......

Indira Gandhi: Goddess and her terror turn

Forty years after the declaration of Emergency by Indira Gandhi, Sunanda K Datta-Ray recalls life when civil rights were suspended and press censorship was in force Silver-haired and baby-faced,......

Maruti looking at Gujarat to set up new plant

The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India is understood to be scouting for location to set up a manufacturing unit in Gujarat, which could be its first plant outside Haryana where it has......

Accept pay cut to avoid jobloss, Air India to staff

Faced with a grim scenario, Air India management has asked its employees to consider the financial crisis facing the company and accept proposals to cut wages and other costs in order to avoid job......

Pahlaj Nihalani's musical gift to Prime Minister Modi

Pahlaj Nihalani is a very busy man these days. Along with performing his duties as the Censor Board chief, the filmmaker took out time to record a song for Prime Minister Narendra Modi.Written by......

'Some Censor Board members are misusing their authority. It shames me'

'We don’t want to interfere in the running of the CBFC' 'Motives of people taking up issues may not be reflective of the certification process in the CBFC. Their motive may be......

Want to watch Fifty Shades of Grey? VOTE!

TELL US! After weeks of speculation, the Indian Censor Board has banned the famously racy Fifty Shades of Grey from being released in India.While the self-appointed moral police will nod in......

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......

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......

We don't censor commentators, claims Srinivasan

BCCI President N Srinivasan has rejected accusations that the Indian Cricket Board censors commentators employed by it, insisting that it does not "interfere with the freedom of the press". "We......

Dravid's finesse stands out against Tendulkar's figures

Enough with the cheeky question marks. Enough with the half-baked compliments and the cryptic monikers! Be true and call the man what he is - the greatest Indian batsman of all-time. True, he's a......

Cup Extras: Flower thought KP would play with painkillers

The pace at which Kevin Pietersen's hernia problem deteriorated took England coach Andy Flower by surprise as he, at first, thought that the star batsman would continue in the World Cup by taking......

Umpire Referrals: The Players' View

Even as the ICC and various boards debate on its implementation, Bikash Mohapatra finds out what the players have to say about the UDRS. Umpire Decision Review System (UDRS). The name itself......

Team India's cup of woes

The Caribbean Islands immediately evoke emotions of joy, fun and frolic. Yet, in two World Cup outings, first in 2007 (ODI) and now in 2010 (T20), the Indian cricket team has left its fans......
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