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.
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.
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.
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.