Censor Board

“I can understand Anurag Kashyap feeling happy about my departure”: Pahlaj Nihalani

Can you guess what is Pahlaj Nihalani’s farewell gift to the industry? The former chairman of the Censor Board has been always been in the limelight, we all know why. Before being replaced by Parsoon Joshi, Pahlaj Nihalani has demanded cuts in ‘A Gentleman’. The kiss between the leads is apparently ‘mannerless’. In a recent […]

Pahlaj Nihalani Just Lost His Job To Prasoon Joshi And Twitter Is Already Having A Party!

Pahlaj Nihalani the chairperson of Central Board of Film Certification in India (CBFCI) got sacked today. Prasoon Joshi takes his seat.

Censor Board Orders To Trim “Hindu India”, “Cow” From Amartya Sen Documentary, Twitter Flames Up

Dr. Amartya Sen is a well-known economist and Nobel Laureate in India and recently a documentary made on him is suffering in the hands of the CBFC. The censor board that is known to flame controversies bases on its illogical and sometimes biased censors, is back in news for another irrelevant demand. The documentary is […]

Tribunal Orders Censor Board ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ To Give Adult Certification

Remember when The Central Board Film Certification (CBFC) headed by Pahlaj Nihalani refused to certify the movie for its “sexual content, abusive words and audio pornography”? The film, Lipstick Under My Burkha will finally get an adult certificate. In the way that can be described as #epicburn, The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) asked for the […]

छी छी – 5 Movies That Have Made The Censor Board Uncomfortable Since 1960

Ever since its inception, the Censor Board of Film Certification has taken its duties very seriously. Making certain that the public’s sensitive eyes are not subject to harsher subject matter. Recently, they were ruffled by The Danish Girl’s content being ‘questionable’. Moving against a scheduled telecast of the Oscar-winning movie on 26th March. Their reasoning for […]

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