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Pahlaj Nihalani-led CBFC bans telecast of The Danish Girl for 'sensitive subject'

The board reportedly denied persmission for the film to be telecast on Sunday for its 'controversial subject.'

27 Mar 2017 1:44 PM

No religious needling, says Pahlaj Nihalani

I wasn’t the chairperson when PK was certified: Pahlaj

11 Mar 2017 12:20 AM

Pahlaj Nihalani defends CBFC ban on Lipstick Under My Burkha

The CBFC chief says that the board had objection to the content of the film and hence refused a certificate.

25 Feb 2017 3:46 PM

Lipstick Under My Burkha denied censor certificate owing to 'contentious sex scenes'

The film's trailer had impressed cinephiles with its exploration of feminine sexuality.

23 Feb 2017 9:32 PM

Digital glitch delays xXx Telugu dub

Neither Vin nor CBFC’s intervention could avoid the delay in the release.

16 Jan 2017 12:16 AM


Just making good films was not enough, says Guneet Monga

The producer opens up about the ups and downs of her journey in the film industry.

11 Jan 2017 12:21 AM

D company runs the scissors on Coffee with D

CBFC chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani says this marks a new low in the authority vested by the Indian constitution in the CBFC.

11 Jan 2017 12:20 AM

CBFC orders out Bapu references in OK Jaanu

The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) thought otherwise, and asked the makers to remove all Gandhian references from the movie.

10 Jan 2017 12:15 AM

CBFC bends rules for Shor Se Shuruaat?

Shor Se Shuruaat, an anthology of seven short stories, which released this week, was passed with a U/A certificate.

24 Dec 2016 12:11 AM

CBFC calls Imtiaz Ali’s screening illegal

Pahlaj Nihalani has called out Imtiaz Ali for arranging an un-censored screening of his film for the press.

17 Dec 2016 12:06 AM


Kahaani 2 handled sensitive issues maturely, says Pahlaj Nihalani

The British Board of Film Certification had mentioned “references to child abuse” and “strong violence.”

05 Dec 2016 12:24 AM

Nip piracy in post-production, says Pahlaj Nihalani

Reiterating that piracy happens during post-production, Pahlaj Nihalani suggests that the best way to tackle the menace is in the studios.

28 Nov 2016 12:10 AM

No more censor cuts?

We get celebrities to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.

20 Nov 2016 12:10 AM

Central Board of Film Certification revokes Force 2 cuts

These days, producers have actually begun to consult the CBFC chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani to find solutions to censorial hurdles.

18 Nov 2016 12:17 AM