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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......

LIVE: Day 2 of the Jaipur Literature Festival

Rediff.com's Vaihayasi Pande Daniel is at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Follow her updates right here! The Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 is underway and Rediff.com's Editorial director......

Suu Kyi and Rahul Gandhi's common link at Congress HQ

For two years beginning 1961, the Congress party's headquarters in New Delhi played host to Aung San Suu Kyi, Nobel laureate and leader of the non-violent movement for human rights and democracy in......

Aseem Trivedi and the guardians of good taste

The problem with the debate on freedom of speech and expression in India is that we don't debate what is "reasonable restriction" and what is censorship. We examine every cartoon, painting, film......

Authors react: 'Bigotry will not silence Rushdie's voice'

Several authors and artists on Tuesday voiced their outrage over the cancellation of a video address by Salman Rushdie at the Jaipur Literature Festival, accusing the Rajasthan government 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......

Opposition to target govt on CAS

The government will face a volley of questions on the conditional access system when the monsoon session of Parliament begins on Monday.Half the questions listed for the day are on CAS. Also, there......

Full throttle at the box office

They are back and, this time round, on full throttle and 'Moore' action. Charlie's Angels get into the groove in India just a week after the US premiere.Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle is being......

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......

Gandhi's Bollywood yatra is funny!

After prolonged tussles with the censor board, Vijay Ghate's directorial debut Shobhayatra has set on its yatra. The film has garnered much acclaim and praise from various film......

'Sex comedy is boring for me'

'Cocktail allowed me to make Finding Fanny.' Homi Adajania gets candid. Finding Fanny is getting a lot of praise from critics and the film fraternity, and the man behind it all is Homi......

Kalki Koechlin takes Margarita to Toronto

Kalki Koechlin, who is seen in a paraplegic avatar in Shonali Bose’s Margarita With A Straw, is shown to share a lesbian relationship with a woman friend, played by......

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......

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......

Sharapova glad to swap cocktails for racket

Maria Sharapova began Act II of her storied career on Monday when she shrieked her way into the second round of the French Open with a 3-6, 6-1, 6-2 victory over Anastasiya Yakimova of Belarus.......

  People speak for indian film censor board

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Aagney
Q. Why do so many movies are made in Bollywood as comparative in Hollywood
Aagney:  A.  more

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

Uncommon Freind
Q. What exactly Sharmila Tagore has won with Life time achievement award ?
Uncommon Freind:  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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-exactly-sharmila-tagore-has-won-with-life-time-achievem/24974767/answers/27190458

Hussain Qureshi
Q. Pakistan bans Agent Vinod... ?? What do you think are they boycotting indian products, films etc.!!
Hussain Qureshi:  A. She is a creative artist and She has won National Film Awards and Filmfare Awards for her performances. She has led the Indian Film Censor Board from October 2004 till March 2011. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/pakistan-bans-agent-vinod...--what-do-you-think-are-they-boy/22350413/answers/24974776

  Web results for Indian Film Censor Board
Deepika Padukone is right but media should not always be blamed

The love-hate relationship between film stars and media is no big deal. The two are inseparable and are known to use each other to their advantage.... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/blog/deepika-padukone-is-right-but-media-should-not-always-be-blamed_1474007.html
What's wrong with TOI!

Dear Deepika... we accept your reel VS real argument, but what about all the times, and there have been many, when you have flaunted your body off... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=69928
Wrote the first draft after my son's death

Director Shonali Bose on her latest film that wowed TIFF, and her previous film's 'A' tag. Nine years after Amu, Shonali Bose is back with another... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/entertainment/bollywood/Wrote-the-first-draft-after-my-sons-death/articleshow/42833316.cms
Why Rajinikanth filed a case against 'Main Hoon Rajinikanth'

A Chennai court has granted a stay order against the release of the Bollywood film Main Hoon Rajinikanth, which stars Tamil actor Adithya Menon and... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/tamil/movies/news/Why-Rajinikanth-filed-a-case-against-Main-Hoon-Rajinikanth/articleshow/42721157.cms
Bored of Censors

Mayank Shekhar runs the pop-culture website TheW14.com EMAIL AUTHOR In film censorship, it's the man or woman on top that matters... ...

http://www.openthemagazine.com/article/voices/bored-of-censors

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