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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......

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,......

Modi sarkar now sacks Book Trust chairman

The Centre has cut short by seven months veteran Malayalam writer A Sethumadhavan's term as National Book Trust chairman and appointed a former editor of RSS' mouthpiece in his place.A senior NBT......

Punjab govt puts ban on screening of 'Messenger of God'

The Punjab government on Saturday decided to put a ban on the screening of the controversial movie 'Messenger of God' featuring Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh, in apprehension of......

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......

Lessons for Indians from Google China

Probably you guessed it already; yes this is about Google's stance in China. On April 12, 2006, Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google; Kaifu Lee, vice president of Google China, and Johnny Chou, president of......

'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......

How can your life be censored?

'They banned the word sexy from the song Sexy Mujhe Log Bole. Yet, the same Censor Board allows the word to be used years later when Amitabh Bachchan lovingly calls the cancer-ridden kid Sexy in......

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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Modi fan writes open letter to PM urging revoke on porn ban

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Mumbai: The ban on internet pornography has triggered an online outrage in the country ranging from hillarious and... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/india/modi-fan-writes-open-letter-pm-urging-revoke-porn-ban-326
A Modi supporter writes an open letter to PM against govt decision

I was one of those millions who supported you even before it became cool to do so. I am one of those who is still a vocal evangelist of your... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/politics/national/modi-supporter-writes-an-open-letter-on-porn-ban-31485.html
From Maggi to pornography here is India's latest banned list

The government seems to have taken upon itself the herculean task of banning porn sites in India. Reports of internet users not being able to... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/from-maggi-to-porn-here-is-indias-banned-list/
Censor Board withdraws controversial list of cuss words

06 In the first week of May, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) had sent a letter to I & B Minister, Arun Jaitley, complaining against the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/bollywood/Censor-Board-controversies/photostory/48341605.cms
Protest against cultural fascism in FTII

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A procession taken out in Thrissur on Monday by socio-cultural activists to express solidarity with... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/protest-against-cultural-fascism-in-ftii/article7498084.ece?ref=tpnews

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