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Dec 13, 2017
I&B ministry asks Assamese channel to go off air for 3 days, Gujarati channel for a dayThe Information and Broadcasting Ministry has ordered an Assamese television channel to go off air for three days and a Gujarati channel for a day for violating the cable television network rules.
Dec 12, 2017
National Commission for Protection of Child Rights welcomes ban on condom ads between 6 am and 10 pmThe NCPCR welcomed the order of the government asking television channels not to air condom advertisements between 6 am and 10 pm.
Dec 03, 2017
S Durga actors call IFFI officials 'puppets'; condemn Mollywood's apathyControversies surrounding the Sanal Kumar Sasidharan-directed S Durga seem to suggest that Indians are infants who must be spoon-fed from time to time about the difference between what is real as opposed to what is reel.
Nov 29, 2017
Sexy Durga or S Durga? How the government’s reaction proves the very point the film makesDirector Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Malayalam film Sexy Durga is a searing condemnation of a society that places every woman on a pedestal as “mata” (mother) or “devi” (goddess) as long as she stays at home and remains pliable, conformist and opinionless
Nov 27, 2017
IFFI 2017: S Durga given nod by I&B ministry, to be screened on 27 NovemberThe battle to ensure that S Durga will be screened was not an easy one. Sanal Kumar Sasidharan had to file a petition in the Kerala High Court, which gave its nod to the film and rejected the stay appeal given by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Nov 21, 2017
IFFI 2017: During welcome speech, Smriti Irani says 'we are a tolerant government'Smriti Irani was taking a jibe at the claims from many sections that the government is not tolerant as a reaction to the postponement of the Padmavati release, and the exclusion of S Durga and Nude from IFFI's Indian Panorama section.
Nov 17, 2017
IFFI 2017: Pihu director Vinod Kapri on making the world's first film starring only a two-year-oldVinod Kapri, director of Pihu, which is the opening film at IFFI 2017, talks about the protagonist — a two-year-old — also the sole character in the film.
Nov 14, 2017
IFFI 2017: Rahul Rawail replaces Sujoy Ghosh as jury head, says I&B ministry has final say in selectionSujoy Ghosh has stepped down from the panel of IFFI 2017 amid claims of the ministry dropping two films without consulting the jury.
Nov 11, 2017
IFFI 2017: I&B ministry reportedly removes S Durga, Nude from final list without consulting juryThe I&B Ministry has reportedly dropped Malayalam film S Durga and Marathi film Nude from the final list at IFFI 2017 without consulting the jury.
Sep 26, 2017
Malayalam film Sexy Durga denied approval for MAMI screening; majoritarian move or legitimate concern?The I&B ministry has denied exemption to Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's film Sexy Durga for MAMI screening, stating it could hurt religious sentiments.