02 Jun 2014
Mumbai: With her role in the new Cabinet, actress-turned-politician Smriti Irani has no time for films.Producers of ‘All is Well’ have apparently had to reschedule the shooting of their film due to unavailability of the actress-turned-politician.
20 May 2014
Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who led the Indian delegation at the ongoing 67th Cannes International Film Festival, said it is vital for Indian filmmakers to take risks to be able to produce "truly global content".
05 Mar 2014
Shillong: The Indian film industry is growing by 12 per cent annually and would continue to grow at the same pace till 2020, a government official said on Tuesday.
25 Apr 2014
Warsaw: It was mere destiny that superstar Salman Khan flew here to shoot his upcoming film ‘Kick’. Impressed with the scenic locales, he said he would like to come here to unwind and also hoped that Indian filmmakers will explore the facilities that the country offers.
18 May 2013
The Indian pavilion, set up by the National Film Development Corporation on behalf of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Cannes, has generated a healthy enthusiasm amongst delegates, visitors as well as the members of the International Film fraternity at the 66th Cannes Film Festival.
10 Nov 2012
Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna, who was not considered for Padma awards during his lifetime, could get one posthumously. The Information and Broadcasting Ministry is understood to have recommended Khanna's name along with other film personalities for Padma awards under the arts category to the Home Ministry.
05 Jul 2011
Actor-producer Aamir Khan was on Monday named the brand ambassador of the Women and Child Development Ministry for spreading the message of curbing malnutrition among children.
28 Sep 2011
Despite numerous efforts by the Health Ministry, there has been no reduction in smoking scenes in films and programs broadcast on Television. Therefore, the ministry is now considering to launch a fresh initiative in collaboration with a spate of organization including Information and Broadcasting Ministry, Central Film Censor Board, World Health Organization (WHO) and non-governmental organizations to curb the practice.
08 Nov 2011
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) has sent some guidelines barring the channels from reporting about Aishwarya Rai's impending delivery.
12 Sep 2012
The Delhi High Court has allowed the release of Bollywood movie 'Heroine' without display of "static" anti-smoking message in its smoking scenes.