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Mar 22, 2017
Chennai HC blames 'heads of censor board' as girl elopes after being influenced by filmsChennai High Court ordered the 'heads of censor board' to appear before it on March 27, saying poorly censored films are responsible for obscenity in cinema.
Mar 05, 2017
Delhi: Oxford bookstore cancels discussion on Teesta Setalvad's memoir citing 'volatile situation'The Oxford Bookstore in Delhi's Connaught Place has cancelled a discussion on activist Teesta Setalvad's recently-released book, Foot Soldier of the Constitution, citing the 'volatile situation' in the capital and the ongoing Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election
Mar 03, 2017
Ka Bodyscapes censorship row: Pahlaj Nihalani, here's why the CBFC is wrong in denying certificationKa Bodyscapes was denied certification because the CBFC accused the makers of "glorifying the subject of gay and homosexual relationship"
Feb 25, 2017
Lipstick Under My Burkha director: CBFC's decision is an attack on women’s rightsLipstick Under My Burkha director Alankrita Shrivasta said she intends to challenge the CBFC's decision to not certify her film
Feb 24, 2017
Lipstick Under My Burkha censorship row: A tale of middle class morality and judgmentOf course the CBFC would never certify a film like Lipstick Under My Burkha
Jan 12, 2017
Sushma Swaraj's use of soft power against Amazon was unnecessary, heavy-handedSushma Swaraj, just exercised India's soft power, in a manner that China frequently does when it concerns Tibet and Taiwan.
Jan 03, 2017
Facebook blocks photo of Neptune statue for being 'sexually explicit'Facebook has blocked photograph of a 16th-century statue of Neptune posted by an Italian art historian, claiming it as "sexually explicit", but the social media giant later apologised saying the censorship was a mistake.
Oct 17, 2016
Ajay Devgn's Shivaay gets one cut, U rating and the all-clear from the censorsThe cut in question was for a lovemaking scene between Shivaay's hero Ajay Devgn and lead actress Erika Kaar.
Sep 20, 2016
CBFC denies certification to Coca Cola documentary citing 'political motive'The documentary Charlie and the Coca Cola Company has been denied certification by the CBFC on the grounds that it is 'politically motivated'. The Cinematograph Act of 1952, which governs censorship in India, makes no mention of this as a reason to withhold certification.
Sep 19, 2016
Befikre's kisses may get censor chief Pahlaj Nihalani's nod because 'PDA's okay in Paris'So we're imagining Raj and Simran’s sexual adventures as they travel the world, according to Pahlaj Nihalani.