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Supreme Court dismisses plea by Swami Agnivesh to delete scenes in Padmaavat

The Supreme Court today dismissed the plea of social activist Swami Agnivesh seeking deletion of scenes from the film ‘Padmaavat’ on the ground that it glorified the practice of ‘Jauhar’. The apex ...

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Supreme Court dismisses Agnivesh’s plea seeking deletion of scenes from Padmaavat

The Deepika Padukone-starrer ‘Padmaavat’, based on the saga of a historic 13th century battle between Maharaja Ratan Singh and his army of Mewar and Sultan Alauddin Khilji of Delhi, has Shahid Kapo...

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Rajkummar Rao’s Omerta to now release on May 4; will clash with Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor...

Rajkummar Rao‘s Omerta is one film that we are excited to see! The movie was scheduled to release on April 20, however it was postponed after running into trouble with the Censor Board. The makers ...

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Rajkummar Rao’s Omerta release postponed after CBFC intervenes with use of national anthem

Hansal Mehta’s gritty, raw, brutal and disturbing “Omerta”, the film about the global terror activities of Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, has finally been cleared by the Central Board of Film Certificati...

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Narendra Modi in London: PM addresses Indian diaspora in ‘Bharat Ki Baat’, meets Queen Elizabeth II

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed an interactive session with the Indian diaspora 'Bharat ki Baat, Sabke Saath' at the historic Central Hall Westminster in London on Wednesday. Twitter@narendr...

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Rs 4 crore! That’s the amount spent to create the sets of Mahesh Babu’s Bharat Ane Nenu song Vach...

Mahesh Babu’s next film is Bharat Ane Nenu. Every day we have been getting scoops and updates about the much anticipated movie. Just the other day, we were talking about how the CBFC has passed thi...

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The Central Board of Film Certification (often referred to as the Censor Board) is a statutory censorship and classification body under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.