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Ashoke Pandit


Ashoke Pandit announces film on athlete Pinki Pramanik: 'It's a story of fighting against all odds'

July 06, 2021 10:25 pm

Pinki Pramanik was a member of the Asian Games gold medal and Commonwealth Games silver medal-winning quartet in the 400m relay event in 2006.

Film producer Ashoke Pandit's mother passes away

September 27, 2020 9:18 am

Film producer Ashoke Pandit's mother Nirmala passed away on Saturday. She was 82.

Mumbai woman alleges torture by husband, seeks police help on Twitter

February 05, 2018 8:52 am

A senior police official said the woman and her husband had a domestic dispute. He added that police were looking into the matter and would take necessary action after investigations.

Padmavati row: Film fraternity stands in support, urges government to step in

November 27, 2017 3:24 pm

Members of the film and entertainment industry gathered in Mumbai on Sunday to express their support to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh.

Actor and filmmaker Lekh Tandon passes away at 88

October 15, 2017 8:28 pm

Filmmaker and actor Lekh Tandon passed away on Sunday evening at his house in Powai, Mumbai. The funeral will be held on October 16.

Ashoke Pandit on Prasoon Joshi's CBFC appointment: Filmmakers' freedom of expression will now be protected

August 12, 2017 6:46 pm

Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit says he is thankful that Prasoon Joshi has been chosen to replace Pahlaj Nihalani as the head of the CBFC. He also adds, "I'm sure the freedom of expression of a filmmaker will now be protected with Joshi coming in as a chairman."

Ashoke Pandit comes out in support of Madhur Bhandarkar

July 17, 2017 3:43 pm

Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar is facing flak from Congress workers and has been engulfed in controversy ever since it was announced. Bhandarkar recently took to Twitter to reveal that he had to cancel his press conference in Nagpur, which was scheduled for Sunday and asked whether he can have his freedom of expression back from Rahul Gandhi.

Board Games

June 10, 2016 10:11 am

Ashoke Pandit’s presence at the industry meet on Wednesday exposes the chinks in CBFC’s armour.

Ashoke Pandit slams Pahlaj Nihalani over 'Jai Gangajal' cuts

January 05, 2016 9:38 am

Censor board member Ashoke Pandit has again questioned his chief Pahlaj Nihalani for making cuts in films, this time in 'Jai Gangaajal'.

Anupam Kher, Mukesh Bhatt, Ashoke Pandit welcome Shyam Benegal-led panel to revamp Censor Board

January 01, 2016 8:55 pm

Anupam Kher, Mukesh Bhatt and Ashoke Pandit have welcomed the panel headed by Shyam Benegal to revamp Censor Board.