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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......

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......

'I have a fascination for violence of all sorts'

'A lot of people think violence is strong in my movies, but they aren’t actually seeing it.' 'Even the beheading scene in Gangs Of Wasseypur is not there. The camera is behind the person......

Hindu organisation seeks ban on Total Siyapaa

A Hindu right wing organisation has sought ban on Bollywood movie Total Siyapaa for its "anti-national" content. Hindu Janajagruti Samiti (HJS) in their representation to the......

Ramesh Sippy: There is no tax holiday to encourage the industry

Having spent over 40 years in the film industry, producer-director Ramesh Sippy has seen Bollywood evolve. He feels Hindi cinema has come a long way and is hopeful it will achieve greater heights.......

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

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  Web results for Indian Film Censor Board
Film on Kashmir gets censor on defensive

When debutant director Rajat Kazmi submitted his hard-hitting treatise on the unrest in the Kashmir Valley for censoring, he expected plenty of... ...

http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/movies/news/type/view/id/2607284
The unkindest cuts of all

In the past 10 years alone, 260 films have faced the wrath of the censor board in India. By Pradyot Lal Photo Imaging: Anand Naorem Caught in... ...

http://www.tehelka.com/cinema-censorship-the-unkindest-cuts-of-all-film/
The Truth Shall Set You Free

Even 30 years after 1984, why do we need to censor interpretations of reality? asks Wriddhaayan Bhattacharyya Trigger happy Sukhdeep Sukh... ...

http://www.tehelka.com/political-censorship-scissor-happy-censor-board/
Onir bashes Censor Board

On August 18, the CBI arrested the CEO of the Censor Board of Film Certification — Rakesh Kumar — in an alleged bribery case. Since then,... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/entertainment/bollywood/onir-bashes-censor-board/article1-1257459.aspx
Anurag Kashyap Seeks a French Connection

Anurag Kashyap, considered to be the pioneer of Indian cinema's recent shift towards realistic movies, seems to have had enough of the country.... ...

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