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Aug 14, 2014
CBI arrests censor board CEO Rakesh Kumar for taking bribe of Rs 70,000A top official the country's censor board has come under the CBI scanner for allegedly demanding Rs 70,000 from a certified agent for clearing a regional film as the agency searched his house today and arrested an agent and advisory panel member today.
Jul 24, 2014
Why did the Censor Board cut 4 mins out of The Grand Budapest Hotel?The Censor Board, has edited a little more than four minutes off Anderson’s film, the Grand Budapest Hotel. We wonder why.
May 16, 2014
A step back? Censor board bans cleavage displayConsidering how much cleavages are part of Bollywood culture, Trikha can't stop grinning over the sheer hypocrisy of this sudden flash of modesty.
Jan 16, 2014
Why new Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar is bad news for Indian cinemaFind out why the new Censor Board CEO Rakesh Kumar isn't good news for movie lovers and cine goers
Oct 16, 2013
Film on Kashmir human rights abuse blocked, director writes to UNCertified 'U' by censor board, govt steps in twice to stop screenings of film on Kunan-Poshpora rape and violence against women.
Mar 10, 2013
No blanket 'A' certificate to Bollywood dance items: Censor boardThe Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)'s clarification comes in the wake of raging debate about "obscenity" in item numbers, which have now become a key feature of most commercial films.
Mar 05, 2013
The unkindest cut of all: How Censor Board leads India's banning boomWe think of religious and political groups as demanding bans on movies. But an RTI application shows by refusing certification at the drop of a pallu, the Censor Board is India's banner-in-chief. But why did it ban the Brad Pitt-Julia Roberts starrer, The Mexican?
Jan 28, 2013
HC postpones order on Vishwaroopam, asks Hasaan, govt to talkThe Madras High Court has postponed its order on the release of Kamal Hassan's film Vishwaroopam in Tamil Nadu until Tuesday. The verdict was due to be announced today.
Sep 13, 2012
TV industry likely to form a regulatory board to screen bold contentA self-regulatory body set up by the TV industry may soon have a say in certification of films to be shown on television if a Censor Board initiative in this regard finds favour with stakeholders.
Aug 28, 2012
No adult movies on TV: We're all toddlers now!The latest censor board decision merely discards the sorry pretense that we are a nation of adults who can shelter our children from unsuitable content in our home without the strict supervision of the naani state.