March 12, 2016 12:12 am
In all, 34 students, including six girls, now stand booked for ‘forcible confinement, harassment and torture’ of institute director last year
November 03, 2015 3:37 am
The I&B ministry is perturbed by reports that the Film Federation of India may decide not to participate at IFFI.
October 08, 2015 5:21 am
In the last 10 days, I&B ministry representatives (comprising of secretary-level officials) have held three meetings with students.
October 04, 2015 12:57 am
Of the three FIRs registered against students since June 10, one is for forcefully confining the director, Prashant Pathrabe, to his office for eight hours
October 04, 2015 12:52 am
FTII students had written to several film personalities, heads of film schools and others linked to cinema, requesting them to support the agitation.
October 03, 2015 6:46 pm
The report accessed by an RTI activist Vijay Kumbhar here said, "the incidents leading to lodging of FIR by director and subsequent arrests are unfortunate.
October 02, 2015 2:04 am
During the talks, students held firm on their 'core demand' of dissolving the FTII society headed by Gajendra Chauhan.
September 11, 2015 1:18 am
The 190 signatories of the letter, all National award-winning filmmakers, actors and technicians, include names such as Mani Ratnam, Vidya Balan, Aparna Sen, Rajkummar Rao and Resul Pookutty.
September 12, 2015 2:03 pm
The decision to thus step up the stir follows 91 days of sustained protest by the students that has seen all academic activity on the campus having come to a halt since June 12.
September 03, 2015 2:39 am
The lawyer says though he has met the FTII students to understand their concerns, his complaint did not follow on a request or instigation of the students.