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CBFC gets Rs 7.12 crore during 2014-15, even as Govt stresses on its autonomy

During 2014-15, the CBFC’S Non-Plan estimated budget allocation was Rs 7.01 crore, which was revised to Rs 7.12 crore. The estimated Plan allocation was Rs 2 crore, which was revised to Rs 70 lakh.

Regulators I&B Ministry
“CBFC should examine a film’s message & not ban it due to some scenes”: Paresh Rawal

Rawal said that every film may contain one or two scenes that may hurt someone, but what has to be seen is whether the message sought to be conveyed by the film is meaningful. He felt that the work of the CBFC was a thankless job.

Movies Hindi
CBFC took unilateral decision to put list of offensive words on hold: Rathore

Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore told the Lok Sabha that the decision in this regard had been taken by the Board in a meeting on 23 February.

Regulators I&B Ministry
No role in CBFC’s decision to put list of offensive words on hold: I&B

A Ministry official said that any decision in this regard may have been taken at the level of the Board or by its chairman Pahlaj Nihalani, who had issued the list leading to protests from some members.

Regulators I&B Ministry
After much controversy, ‘MSG’ becomes ‘The Messenger’

The new name was revealed in a tweet sent by Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Insan, clarifying that the film had been cleared by the CBFC with a new name.

Movies Hindi

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