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72 CBFC Articles

Pahlaj Nihalani has not watched Spectre!

4 days ago 0
Yep! You read it right. Censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani, at the centre of a row over the James Bond film kiss shortening episode, today said he… Read Article ▶

FTII students demand censor board’s chairman Pahlaj Nihalani’s resignation

2 weeks ago 0
FTII students raise their voice against Pahlaj Nihalani, after he made a very insensitive remark about the students participating in the… Read Article ▶

Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone’s steamy kiss from Tamasha gives Censor Board the jitters!

3 weeks ago 0
Unfortunately, the sizzling kiss is no longer a part of Tamasha! Read on to find out the full story... Everyone is in awe of Ranbir Kapoor and… Read Article ▶

CBFC BANS Tusshar Kapoor’s Kya Kool Hain Hum 3!

2 months ago 0
It is a tough time for sex comedies in Bollywood! In a serious clamping-down on sex comedies, the Central Board for Film Certification (CBFC) has… Read Article ▶

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Jazbaa not an action film

2 months ago 0
Sanjay Gupta directed Jazbaa releases this Friday Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be seen doing some daring stunts in her comeback film… Read Article ▶

Masaan writer Varun Grover says the fear of facing objection by the censor board works in his favour!

2 months ago 0
Varun Grover on objection by the CBFC and more... The Hindi film industry has for long shared a bitter-sweet relationship with the Central Board of… Read Article ▶

Censor Board clears John Abraham – Anil Kapoor’s Welcome Back with U/A certificate; demands 15 cuts

3 months ago 0
The family comedy is slated to hit screens on September 4 Anees Bazmee's upcoming romcom, Welcome Back, which stars John Abraham, Shruti Haasan… Read Article ▶

Censor Board goes lenient on Paoli Dam’s Yaara Silli Silli!

4 months ago 0
Guess the script demanded it... Is the Central Board for Film Certification (CBFC) going liberal already? After ensuring there would be no rollback… Read Article ▶

Shocking: Akshay Kumar, Sidharth Malhotra allowed by Censor Board to say BASTARDS in Brothers

4 months ago 0
CBFC Chief Pahlaj Nihalani had set out a list of cuss words a few months back, which couldn't be used onscreen. Then how come did Karan Malhotra's… Read Article ▶

Three censor board staffers nabbed in Nivin Pauly’s Premam piracy row

4 months ago 0
Everyone in Mollywood has voiced out their opinion in this matter... The Anti-Piracy Cell of the Kerala Police on Monday took into custody three… Read Article ▶

Pooja Bhatt: More than censor board, film industry needs to grow up!

5 months ago 0
The actress turned director minces no words about the machinations of Bollywood. Several filmmakers have criticised the working and viability of the… Read Article ▶

Madhur Bhandarkar’s Calendar Girls’ song not suitable for TV?

5 months ago 0
Known for making controversial films, Bhandarkar again faces the wrath of the Censor board Renowned filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar, who has made… Read Article ▶
Kalki Koechlin, Sayani Gupta, Shonali Bose

Kalki Koechlin and Sayani Gupta’s 12 second long lesbian kiss asked to be cut from Margarita, With A Straw by the Censor Board!

8 months ago 2
The CBFC is at it again, and this time its the award winning Shonali Bose film which is facing the ire... Shonali Bose's award winning film, Kalki… Read Article ▶

Vishal Bhardwaj: Censor board is behaving like the Taliban!

8 months ago 0
The¬†National Award winning filmmaker has reacted strongly to diktats on film content. Here's what he has to say... His unabashed use of abuses and… Read Article ▶

CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani skips meeting with minister Rajyavardhan Rathore

9 months ago 0
He might be avoiding the meet for now. But for how long? Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Pahlaj Nihalani skipped the meeting where… Read Article ▶