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Explained: A timeline of Producers Guild vs Times Now civil suit as both parties settle
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Explained: A timeline of Producers Guild vs Times Now civil suit as both parties settle

Producers Guild of India and Times Now shared a joint statement today on the settlement of the case against the news channel for "defamatory remarks" against film industry.

Producers Guild of India, Times Now settle suit over 'defamatory remarks' against film industry
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Producers Guild of India, Times Now settle suit over 'defamatory remarks' against film industry

"With this matter settled, the Plaintiffs and the Times Group can look forward to building on their historically cordial relationship," the statement from Producers Guild of India read.

Indian Motion Picture Producers' Association to organise free coronavirus vaccines for 500 members
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Indian Motion Picture Producers' Association to organise free coronavirus vaccines for 500 members

IMPPA, which has 6,000 members, will set up the #vaccine camp at its office in Mumbai’s Andheri West on either 15 or 16 June.

Producers Guild of India to begin vaccination drive for members, associated production crews from 1 June
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Producers Guild of India to begin vaccination drive for members, associated production crews from 1 June

Siddharth Roy Kapur, President of the Producers Guild of India, said the vaccine initiative was key to getting the film industry back on its feet amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Bollywood strikes back: With theatres reopening, Hindi film industry needs its audience more than ever before
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Bollywood strikes back: With theatres reopening, Hindi film industry needs its audience more than ever before

Top Bollywood producers have united to sue Republic TV and Times Now for 'defamatory' coverage. With theatres reopening after seven months of shutdown, it is imperative that Bollywood clean its name.

Producers Guild calls out Indian media for 'peddling clickbait journalism' in Sushant Singh Rajput death case
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Producers Guild calls out Indian media for 'peddling clickbait journalism' in Sushant Singh Rajput death case

The Producers Guild, headed by producer Siddharth Roy Kapur, also asked the media to stop fanning the flames and said “common human decency” is more important than advertising revenues and ratings

Coronavirus Outbreak: FWICE urges Uddhav Thackeray to hold meeting on how to resume post-production activities
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Coronavirus Outbreak: FWICE urges Uddhav Thackeray to hold meeting on how to resume post-production activities

Uddhav Thackeray had on Wednesday asked the entertainment industry to prepare an action plan for film shooting and post-production work which adhered to physical distancing norms.

Taapsee Pannu, Pooja Bhatt, Hansal Mehta, Apurva Asrani back digital release of Gulabo Sitabo, Shakuntala Devi
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Taapsee Pannu, Pooja Bhatt, Hansal Mehta, Apurva Asrani back digital release of Gulabo Sitabo, Shakuntala Devi

The move to release Gulabo Sitabo and Shakuntala Devi on Amazon Prime Video has been criticised by theatre chains, INOX and PVR

After INOX, PVR expresses 'disappointment' over films' digital release; Producers Guild of India defends decision
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After INOX, PVR expresses 'disappointment' over films' digital release; Producers Guild of India defends decision

In an apparent reference to the decision of the makers of Gulabo Sitabo to release the film on a streaming platform, INOX had expressed 'extreme displeasure' over the move. PVR also followed suit.

Kulmeet Makkar, Producers Guild of India CEO, dies at 60; Karan Johar, Farhan Akhtar tweet condolences
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Kulmeet Makkar, Producers Guild of India CEO, dies at 60; Karan Johar, Farhan Akhtar tweet condolences

Kulmeet Makkar passed away in Dharamshala after suffering a massive heart attack

Coronavirus outbreak: Producers Guild of India announces relief fund for daily wage workers affected by shutdown of entertainment industry
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Coronavirus outbreak: Producers Guild of India announces relief fund for daily wage workers affected by shutdown of entertainment industry

The Producers Guild of India's decision was welcomed by many filmmakers including Anubhav Sinha and Vikramaditya Motwane.

Ritesh Sidhwani helps Screenwriters Association ensure suitable pay scale for Bollywood writers
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Ritesh Sidhwani helps Screenwriters Association ensure suitable pay scale for Bollywood writers

Ritesh Sidhwani said he will also approach the Producers Guild of India to create mandatory guidelines for remuneration of writers.

Producers Guild of India sign MoU with Producers Guild of America; Siddharth Roy Kapur calls it landmark initiative
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Producers Guild of India sign MoU with Producers Guild of America; Siddharth Roy Kapur calls it landmark initiative

Producers Guild of India and Producers Guild of America have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance the growth of entertainment sectors in both countries.

Budget 2019: Producers Guild lauds government's moves towards boosting entertainment industry
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Budget 2019: Producers Guild lauds government's moves towards boosting entertainment industry

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal announced a single-window clearance for film shootings and anti-camcording provisions to control piracy, to promote the entertainment industry.

Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar praise government for reducing GST rates on film tickets
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Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar praise government for reducing GST rates on film tickets

Bollywood actors including Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Aamir Khan, and filmmaker Karan Johar said the government's decision to reduce GST on cinema tickets will benefit the film industry and the audience.

GST council reduces tax on cinema tickets; Producers Guild of India calls it 'progressive step'
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GST council reduces tax on cinema tickets; Producers Guild of India calls it 'progressive step'

Producers Guild of India president Siddharth Roy Kapur said that slashing of GST on cinema tickets would 'help industry move forward positively'

Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Karan Johar meet Narendra Modi to speak about issues faced by Indian film industry
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Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Karan Johar meet Narendra Modi to speak about issues faced by Indian film industry

Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn and Karan johar and others met with Narendra Modi to discuss lower and uniform rates of GST for the film fraternity.

Producers Guild of India passes resolution amending by-laws to ensure safe workspace for women
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Producers Guild of India passes resolution amending by-laws to ensure safe workspace for women

Producers Guild of India on 14th Novemberat its 'Extraordinary General Meeting' in Mumbai passed a resolution amending its by laws.

Producers Guild of India calls meeting for amendment of by-laws to ensure safe working environment for women
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Producers Guild of India calls meeting for amendment of by-laws to ensure safe working environment for women

Producers Guild of India called for, what was termed an 'Extraordinary General Meeting' to reform their by-laws

After Producers Guild, Screenwriters Association sets up committee to address sexual harassment
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After Producers Guild, Screenwriters Association sets up committee to address sexual harassment

SWA had formed an internal committee that will address issues of sexual misconduct with filmmaker Ketki Pandit chairing it