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CBFC censors dialogues from Arjun Kapoor’s film 'India’s Most Wanted'

The film teaser had courted controversy for featuring a scene where a terrorist justifies the killing of innocents by referring to a line spoken by Lord Krishna in the Gita. 

published on : 19th May 2019

CBFC objects to Gita, Quran references in India’s Most Wanted

The Censor Board of Film Certification has objected to references to the Bhagavad Gita and the Holy Quran in Arjun Kapoor’s upcoming film India’s Most Wanted.

published on : 18th May 2019

Hoping for U/A certificate: Shahid on 'Kabir Singh' trailer release

"Kabir Singh" is written and directed by Sandeep Vanga and is jointly produced by Cine1 Studios and T-Series.

published on : 13th May 2019

PM Modi biopic release: SC says cannot pass order as Censor Board yet to certify the film

The apex court said it will hear the matter on Tuesday and possibly can pass an order if the petitioner brings on record that what the film depicts is highly objectionable.

published on : 8th April 2019

MNS demands Prasoon Joshi's resignation from Censor board over Modi biopic

The film has come under a cloud with Opposition parties, including Congress claiming that its release was planned with the intention of influencing voters in the ensuing Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 7th April 2019

Censor Board banned 793 films including national award-winning film Parzania in 16 years: RTI

As many as 231 Hindi films were refused certificate, followed by 96 in Tamil, 53 in Telugu, 39 in Kannada, 23 in Malayalam and 17 in Punjabi.

published on : 19th February 2019

Anurag Kashyap slams Eros after scenes deleted from 'Manmarziyaan' 

The scenes in question had upset a certain section of the Sikh community and Kashyap, who is out of the country, had on Wednesday issued a "genuine" apology to those who were hurt genuinely.

published on : 20th September 2018

Haryana government to approach Censor Board to seek ban on 'Padmavati'

 Haryana Health minister Anil Vij today said the state government will approach the Censor Board to seek a ban on the upcoming Bollywood movie 'Padmavati'.

published on : 11th November 2017

Need to understand my role of CBFC Chief before making changes, says Prasoon Joshi

The government on Friday evening issued a notification announcing the appointment of Prasoon Joshi as the chief of the film certification body.

published on : 12th August 2017

Vidya Balan part of CBFC, hopes cinema reflects reality

The CBFC has been reconstituted for a period of three years or until further orders, whichever is earlier, a PIB statement said on Friday.

published on : 12th August 2017

Pahlaj Nihalani removed as censor board chief; replaced by lyricist Prasoon Joshi

Pahlaj Nihalani has been removed as chief of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and replaced by noted lyricist Prasoon Joshi, filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri said on Friday.

published on : 11th August 2017