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Pahlaj Nihalani


Pahlaj Nihalani says he was hospitalised for 28 days due to food-poisoning: 'Shatrughan Sinha visited me in the hospital'

June 06, 2021 9:50 am

Former Censor Board chief Pahlaj Nihalani had to spent 28 days in the hospital after he complained of uneasiness and vomited blood one night.

High Court directs FCAT to expeditiously hear Pahlaj Nihalani plea on Rangeela Raja cuts

November 21, 2018 2:57 pm

The Bombay High Court Wednesday directed the Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) to expeditiously hear a petition filed by filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani challenging CBFC's suggestion to make around 20 cuts in his upcoming film Rangeela Raja.

Plea against cuts in Rangeela Raja: Bombay HC refuses to grant interim relief to Pahlaj Nihalani

November 14, 2018 3:09 am

Justice R I Chagla said that at this stage, the court was “not inclined to pass any order granting an interim relief...the petitioners are always open to seek review of order before revising committee or film certification appellate tribunal”.

Bombay High Court refuses to hear Pahlaj Nihalani's plea on Rangeela Raja cuts on urgent basis

November 06, 2018 12:46 pm

The former CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification) chairperson and filmmaker Pahlaj Nihalani moved the Mumbai High Court after CBFC ordered 20 cuts to his film Rangeela Raja.

Mumbai: Censor board orders cuts in his film, Pahlaj Nihalani moves High Court

November 06, 2018 1:14 am

Nihalani contended that as per the prevailing system, after the screening of a film, if any portion is found objectionable, the producer is given all opportunities to put forth his case and justify the scene and/or dialogue.

Pahlaj Nihalani: Rangeela Raja is almost like a rebirth of Govinda

May 01, 2018 12:48 pm

Govinda is all set to collaborate with Pahlaj Nihalani for Rangeela Raja. Nihalani revealed that Govinda will be playing a double role in the film and fans of the actor will see him play a sophisticated character.

Such celebs shouldn't be invited: Pahlaj Nihalani on Papon controversy

February 25, 2018 11:06 am

Former CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani shared his take on Papon controversy and said that such celebrities, who can make children feel uncomfortable or anxious in any manner, should not be invited to such shows at all.

Pahlaj Nihalani: Padmavati was sidelined by CBFC

December 30, 2017 5:59 pm

Former CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani has expressed his view on Padmavati and said that this decision could have been taken before the film was opposed by the people and the political parties in several states.

Pahlaj Nihalani on Padmavati row: It should've received the certificate as today there is a lot of influence on CBFC

December 06, 2017 5:37 pm

Pahlaj Nihalani talked about Padmavati's issue with the CBFC and highlighted the fact that the committee members must be under tremendous pressure.

Former CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani: During my tenure, I was bullied by the I&B Ministry into taking decisions

December 02, 2017 2:11 pm

Pahlaj Nihalani is shocked by a Parliamentary Committee's decision to question director Sanjay Leela Bhansali on Padmavati before the censor board can view the film.