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Bihar Government wants to promote filmmaking in the state

1 June 2016 6:11 AM, PDT | BollywoodHungama | See recent BollywoodHungama news »

After the Up government welcomed filmmakers to come and shoot movies in the state, we now hear that Bihar too wants to join the list. In fact, the Bihar Government is ready to provide complete cooperation from their side to the filmmakers who want to shoot there.

For the same, it is being said that a few of these government authorities like Minister of Art and Culture Shiv Chandra Ram, Development Commissioner of Bihar Shishir Sinha, Managing Director - Bihar State Film Development and Finance Corporation, Ganga Kumar among others will be arriving in Mumbai for a meeting with the film representatives. Ashoke Pandit, filmmaker and Censor Board member revealed that the Indian Film and Television Director's Association (Iftda) have decided to hold this meeting in order to understand the possibilities, the obstacles they may face, so that they can enhance the shooting process and make it easier, like the »

- Bollywood Hungama News Network

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Mamta Kulkarnis husband arrested by Thane police

27 April 2016 11:24 AM, PDT | BollywoodHungama | See recent BollywoodHungama news »

Popular actress of the 90s Mamta Kulkarni who was last seen in the Dev Anand film Censor has over the years had her run-ins with the law. Now we hear that the Thane police have arrested Vicky in what is being considered as the largest drugs bust in recent times. Apparently, the Thane police have named Vicky as one of the masterminds in the large consignment of drugs which was seized amounting to approximately 18,627 kg of ephedrine (a medicine abused to make Crystal Meth), worth over Rs 2,000 crore. While the police have arrested five people which includes two from the now defunct unit of pharmaceutical company Avon in Solapur, it is learnt that Vicky had met Punit, one of the other masterminds, in 2013. Post this meeting Vicky had been routing drugs from the Us through Gujarat into various cities of India. »

- Bollywood Hungama News Network

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Bombay High Court refuses to stay the release of Santa Banta Pvt Ltd

19 April 2016 4:07 AM, PDT | BollywoodHungama | See recent BollywoodHungama news »

After the trailer of the Vir Das-Boman Irani starrer film Santa Banta Pvt Ltd. , went viral, Charan Singh Sapra (Congress Mlc from Mulund) and his supporters felt that the dialogues were indecent and filthy and the script of the film was offensive and that it showed the Sikh community in very poor light. His lawyer B.A. Desai also showed the film's posters to the bench allegedly claiming indecency by the film's actors. He also urged the Censor Board to withdraw its certificate issued to the producers to screen the film. Besides stating that the film's dialogues went against the Constitution's spirit, he also added that the jokes on 'sardarji' were intended to defame them (the community). He also stated that the film's release would lead to public disorder and also could possibly also lead to a law and order situation. Lastly, he requested for an interim relief to stall the film's release. »

- Bollywood Hungama News Network

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There is a blanket ban on gutka ads at the Censor Board

7 March 2016 3:13 AM, PST | BollywoodHungama | See recent BollywoodHungama news »

The Delhi government's decision to send letters to wives of Shah Rukh Khan, Govinda, Ajay Devgn and Arbaaz Khan, stars who endorse tobacco-related products has come as a welcome surprise to the Censor Board Of Film Certification (Cbfc). It also comes as a surprise to know that the Cbfc has placed a complete ban on gutka ads. Says the Cbfc chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani, "We do not even consider paan masala and any tobacco-related advertisement for censor certification. In other words, no ads related to tobacco products can be submitted to the Censor Board." So, how did they end up being shown on various home viewing media? Shrugs Nihalani, "Wherever they are shown, they are done without censor certification. You will have to ask the Information and Broadcasting Ministry. Why are ads for tobacco-related products featuring actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Manoj Bajpayee and Ajay Devgn and Govinda being shown on »

- Subhash K. Jha

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