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Jyotishpeet Shankaracharya sets up ‘Dharam Censor Board’ to review films, web series on OTT

Significantly, a raging controversy is going on over the Pathan song which features Deepika Padukone in saffron attire.

published on : 9th January 2023

CBFC grants certificate to Adipurush, we have every right to show it in cinema halls: Makers argue

While listing the matter on December 17, the court asked the petitioner that when a public authority like CBFC has granted a certificate to the movie for screening, can a person approach this court?

published on : 25th November 2022

Jaya Jaya Jaya Jaya Hey passes through the censors

Billed as a feel-good family entertainer, the film revolves around the newlywed couple. The film's director Vipin Das has penned the script with Nashid Mohamed Famy.

published on : 21st October 2022

Seers body demand 'Sanatan Censor Board', claim Hindu deities projected inappropriately by Bollywood

The seers body also passed a resolution demanding the abolition of the Waqf Board and the Ministry of Minority Affairs.

published on : 7th October 2022

'Sarkaru Vaari Paata' set for censor scrutiny

The film directed by Parasuram Petla will be screened for censorship on Thursday, so as to make necessary arrangements for its big theatrical release on May 12.

published on : 5th May 2022

'Kuthiraivaal' in theatres from March 18; certified U/A by Censor Board

The film, which was supposed to release on March 4, is scheduled to release this Friday.

published on : 16th March 2022

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