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Gulf News
‘Padmavati’ controversy divides Bollywoodof wordsOver the past several days, key players have emerged in the war of word
Gulf News / Posted 5 hours ago
of wordsOver the past several days, key players have emerged in the war of words with the recently-appointed CBFC Chief, Prasoon Joshi sharing his “disappointment” that special screenings of Padmavati had been held for certain media outlets in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati: CBFC refuses to speed up certification process for Bhansali filmCBFC had sent the film back to the producers as the application for the certifi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 hours ago
CBFC had sent the film back to the producers as the application for the certification was “incomplete”. CBFC chairperson Prasoon Joshi said he deplored the use of “convenient, casual methods” and said there should be “a responsible, mutually... Read more
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asianage
Won't let 'Padmavati' release in UP unless makers remove controversial parts: Dy CMhave faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the fil
asianage / Posted 14 hours ago
have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film," the statement read. Censor Board chief Prasoon Joshi had on Sunday slammed the makers for allowing the film to be screened for various media channels before... Read more
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Business Standard India
Padmavati release deferred; threats, protests continue“We have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
“We have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film,” the statement read. CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi had on Saturday slammed the makers for allowing the film to be screened for various media channels before... Read more
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The Indian Express
Makers of Padmavati defers film release, gives no new datefor clearance for the film, triggering speculation that its release might be pu
The Indian Express / Posted 19 hours ago
for clearance for the film, triggering speculation that its release might be pushed back to next year. CBFC chairman Prasoon Joshi had said: “In this specific case, the film’s application came up this week only for review. The makers know and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Another hurdle for Padmavatiof Padmavati by fringe outfits. According to various reports, the Central Board
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
of Padmavati by fringe outfits. According to various reports, the Central Board Of Film Certification’s (CBFC) chairman Prasoon Joshi, wasn’t too happy that the film was screened to select individuals on Saturday before it was cleared by the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UP deputy CM says won’t allow Padmavati to be released until controversial parts removedhave faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the fil
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film,” the statement read. Censor board chief Prasoon Joshi had on Saturday slammed the makers for allowing the film to be screened for various media channels before... Read more
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Haryana BJP leader echoes fringe group's call to behead Deepika and Bhansali, raises offer to Rs 10 crorehave faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the fil
dna / Posted yesterday
have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film," the statement read. Censor Board chief Prasoon Joshi had yesterday slammed the makers for allowing the film to be screened for various media channels before... Read more
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The Hindu
The sound of reasonof the Central Board of Film Certification. There are lot of expectations from
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
of the Central Board of Film Certification. There are lot of expectations from the revamped board and Vidya knows this. “In Prasoon Joshi, we have got the best person who has a balanced approach towards cinema. We are on the same page. But one... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Padmavati’ release delayed, say makerswill announce the revised release date of the film in due course,” the statemen
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
will announce the revised release date of the film in due course,” the statement added.On Saturday, CBFC chairperson Prasoon Joshi expressed disappointment over the film being screened for some journalists, who said the movie didn’t have... Read more
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asianage
After long controversy, 'Padmavati' makers decide to postpone film releasethe film to a number of media houses before it was screened against CBFC. This
asianage / Posted yesterday
the film to a number of media houses before it was screened against CBFC. This miffed board members to a large extent. Prasoon Joshi, the CBFC chief had even expressed his disappointment over the same. A spokesperson of Viacom 18 says, “The... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Padmavati’ release deferred, producer Viacom says decision voluntaryhave faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the fil
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film,” the statement read. Censor Board chief Prasoon Joshi on November 18 slammed the film-makers for allowing the film to be screened for various media channels before... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amid uproar, makers of Padmavati voluntarily defer its release datehave faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the fil
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film," the statement read. Censor Board chief Prasoon Joshi had on Saturday slammed the makers for allowing the film to be screened for various media channels before... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Padmavati’ drama sees Shabana Azmi call for a boycottindustry not equal citizens of this country?” she asked.CENSOR BOARD RESPONDStH
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
industry not equal citizens of this country?” she asked.CENSOR BOARD RESPONDStHE Central Board of Film Certification chief Prasoon Joshi said the film’s application had come up for review and that the makers admitted that the paperwork was... Read more
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asianage
Padmavati row: Bhansali should be tried for treason, says censor board membera letter to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh asking him to take cognisance int
asianage / Posted yesterday
a letter to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh asking him to take cognisance into the matter. Meanwhile, CBFC chairman Prasoon Joshi said that the makers of ‘Padmavati’ have disappointed the organisation by screening the film for the media and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
As Rajput groups' protests intensify, 'Padmavati' makers postpone releasethe film to a number of media houses before it was screened against CBFC. This
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the film to a number of media houses before it was screened against CBFC. This miffed board members to a large extent. Prasoon Joshi, the CBFC chief had even expressed his disappointment over the same. A spokesperson of Viacom 18 says, “The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati release deferred after protests, Sanjay Leela Bhansali film not to come out on Dec 1this week, Central Board of Film Certification returned the film to the makers
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
this week, Central Board of Film Certification returned the film to the makers due to a technical reason. CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi had revealed that the application was returned as it didn’t mention if Padmavati was a work of fiction or based... Read more
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asianage
Special screening of Padmavati angers I&B, censor chiefmakers is being seen as an attempt by the producers to undermine the authority
asianage / Posted yesterday
makers is being seen as an attempt by the producers to undermine the authority and legality of the CBFC. CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi slammed the makers of Padmavati for the private screening. “ Disappointing that Padmavati is being screened for... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi slams Sanjay Leela Bhansali for film’s private screeningAfter watching the film several of them have tweeted about the movie which has
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
After watching the film several of them have tweeted about the movie which has drawn the ire of the ministry. CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi also criticised the filmmakers’ decision. Mr Joshi said he was “disappointed” that it was being screened for... Read more
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asianage
Justice League misses its release date due to censor stockpilefilms whose release dates are announced in the coming weeks won’t get censor ce
asianage / Posted yesterday
films whose release dates are announced in the coming weeks won’t get censor certification because of the 68-day rule. At least the previous CBFC chairperson Pahlaj Nihalani would listen to us and try to help us. Prasoon Joshi is inac... Read more
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dna
Padmavati row | Don't release film without making changes, think of consequences, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje writes to Smriti Iraniof consequences before certifying Padmavati.” The letter comes on a day when t
dna / Posted 2 days ago
of consequences before certifying Padmavati.” The letter comes on a day when the Central Board of Film Certification Chief Prasoon Joshi slammed Bhansali for holding private screening of the movie without getting mandatory certification. He accused... Read more
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asianage
Prasoon Joshi slams Sanjay Leela Bhansali for private screening of 'Padmavati''Padmavati' was sent back by censor board to the filmmaker, the Central Board o
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
'Padmavati' was sent back by censor board to the filmmaker, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Chairman Prasoon Joshi on Saturday lambasted Bhansali for organising special screening for media before getting it... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Deepika Padukone, you are one of the strongest women I know: xXx star Ruby Rose on Padmavati rowPadmavati has been shown exactly as we heard and read this story in our childho
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Padmavati has been shown exactly as we heard and read this story in our childhood,” Sharma said on his show. CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi has slammed the private screening and said, “Disappointing that the film Padmavati is being screened for the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati makers trying to subvert the process: CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi hits out after select screeningsChairman of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Prasoon Joshi has critic
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Chairman of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Prasoon Joshi has criticised the producers of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati for holding a select screening of the film before the CBFC certified the film. He called the screening, held for a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
As Padmavati sent back by CBFC, makers rue they’ve to show it at ‘other forums to clear it’As Prasoon Joshi-led Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) sent back Sanja
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
As Prasoon Joshi-led Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) sent back Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati on technical grounds, its makers rued how they have to “run around and show it at other forums to ‘clear’ it” while the competent authority... Read more
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International Business Times
Salman Khan, Karan Johar and other Bollywood celebs speak out in support of Padmavati amid controversy by the Indian censored board, despite several speculations. The chief of Centr
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
by the Indian censored board, despite several speculations. The chief of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) Prasoon Joshi told NDTV, "The speculative reports a few publications are carrying about I having watched Padmavati are... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati row: Threat to maim Deepika Padukone, Rs 5-crore bounty on Bhansali’s headof Film Certification (CBFC) and is slated to hit theatres on December 1. The C
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
of Film Certification (CBFC) and is slated to hit theatres on December 1. The CBFC is yet to watch the film and chairperson Prasoon Joshi told IANS, “The speculative reports a few publications are carrying about I having watched Padmavati are... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Padmavati’ controversy: State cautions ministrydistorting historical facts. Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
distorting historical facts. Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh play lead roles.Meanwhile, CBFC chairperson Prasoon Joshi has clarified reports that he’s approved the film for release.“The speculative reports a few publications are... Read more
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Business Standard India
Padmavati row: Karni Sena wants Bharat Bandh, Bhansali gets security coverfilm without anybody's intrusion. Rajasthan State Commission for Women chief S
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
film without anybody's intrusion. Rajasthan State Commission for Women chief Suman Sharma, in a letter, urged CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi to watch the movie and ensure there was no assault on the dignity of women through the film. Sharma also... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati: UP govt says film’s release can cause law and order problem, Karni Sena gives bandh callas Padmavati. The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) is yet to watch t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
as Padmavati. The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) is yet to watch the film, as clarified by its chairperson Prasoon Joshi. In a text to IANS, Joshi said: “The speculative reports a few publications are carrying about I having watched... Read more
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dna
Rajput Karni Sena threatens Deepika Padukone over 'Padmavati'Kiran Maheshwari have also opposed the film. Sharma has written a letter to Cen
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Kiran Maheshwari have also opposed the film. Sharma has written a letter to Central Board of Film Certification chairperson Prasoon Joshi asking him to preview the film and give the report to the body. Maheshwari said Padmavati is a symbol of pride... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Padmavati’: Karni Sena threatens Bharat Bandh, Bhansali gets police protectionfilm without anybody’s intrusion. Rajasthan State Commission for Women chief S
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
film without anybody’s intrusion. Rajasthan State Commission for Women chief Suman Sharma, in a letter, urged CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi to watch the movie and ensure there was no assault on the dignity of women through the film. Ms.Sharma also... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati row: Karni Sena calls shutdown on Dec 1, Bhansali gets police protectionfilm without anybody’s intrusion. Rajasthan State Commission for Women chief S
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
film without anybody’s intrusion. Rajasthan State Commission for Women chief Suman Sharma, in a letter, urged CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi to watch the movie and ensure there was no assault on the dignity of women through the film. Sharma also... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
No politics in movies, pleaseof Film Certification (CBFC) may have changed heads, but the controversies surr
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
of Film Certification (CBFC) may have changed heads, but the controversies surrounding the body have not stopped since Prasoon Joshi took over as chairman. The clamour against Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati is still as loud as ever. Arjun... Read more
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Gulf News
Mewar royals against ‘Padmavati’ releaseletter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Minister of Information and Broadcastin
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Smriti Irani and censor board chairperson Prasoon Joshi, among others, urging them to withhold the certification and release of controversial film... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Prasoon Joshi disowns Arjun Gupta’s Sanjay Leela Bhansali rantIn what could be seen as a rather significant statement regarding the ill-conce
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
In what could be seen as a rather significant statement regarding the ill-conceived protests against release of Padmavati, Prasoon Joshi has disowned statements by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) member, Arjun Gupta. In a letter to... Read more
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Gulf News
No ban on ‘Padmavati’ rules Indian Supreme CourtDeepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh.Gupta has appealed to the CBFC to “not certi
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh.Gupta has appealed to the CBFC to “not certify this film”.However, CBFC chairperson Prasoon Joshi said an individual point of view does not represent the collective view of the organisation.“We have respect... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Padmavati gets Pahlaj Nihalani’s support: Sanjay Leela Bhansali always promotes Indian cultureBoard of Film Certification (CBFC) chiefs – both past and present – are united
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chiefs – both past and present – are united in giving the film its due. After CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi said on Friday that the board has respect for Sanjay Leela Bhansali as an “individual and artist”, now the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
We respect Sanjay Leela Bhansali as an individual, artist: CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi on PadmavatiCentral Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chairperson Prasoon Joshi said on Fr
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chairperson Prasoon Joshi said on Friday the organisation respects filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who is facing the wrath of political parties, organisations and individuals over his forthcoming epic drama... Read more
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asianage
Censor clamps on pregnancy scenethere is not much I can do about the change asked for except comply.” In the d
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
there is not much I can do about the change asked for except comply.” In the defence of the newly revamped CBFC helmed by Prasoon Joshi, they were willing let the pregnant lovemaking remain uncut if the director agreed to accept an ‘Adults’... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Censor clamps on pregnancy scenethere is not much I can do about the change asked for except comply.” In the d
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
there is not much I can do about the change asked for except comply.” In the defence of the newly revamped CBFC helmed by Prasoon Joshi, they were willing let the pregnant lovemaking remain uncut if the director agreed to accept an ‘Adults’... Read more
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New Kerala
Delay in 'Mersal's Telugu version 'unnecessarily sensationalised': Prasoon Joshi - newkerala news #283682New Delhi , October 27 : Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Praso
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
New Delhi , October 27 : Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Prasoon Joshi on Friday expressed disappointment over the accusations on the censor board for the delay in the Telugu version of the controversial movie 'Mersal'. Joshi said... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yogi balancing 'cultural agenda' with Taj Mahal visit, US business meethad allocated Rs 500 crore for the preparation of the mega event and even roped
Business Standard India / Posted 28 days ago
had allocated Rs 500 crore for the preparation of the mega event and even roped in noted Bollywood song writer and ad guru Prasoon Joshi for branding religious, cultural and historical tourism around it. Chairing a meeting on the Kumbh Mela... Read more

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