Watchout: Film, TV and OTT players are taking Indian citizens for a ride

Anand Prakash Across the country, whether you are in the capital or or other big cities, towns, and villages; whether you live in a hut, makeshift shanty, a single-room tenement, a two room house or a three-bedroom luxury apartment. At a time when the Corona virus has locked everyone in their homes, you will find… Read More Watchout: Film, TV and OTT players are taking Indian citizens for a ride

67th National Film Awards: Sikkim wins award for Most Film Friendly State

Newsroom24x7 Network An Engineered Dream wins Best Film in Non-Feature Film category, Marakkar-Arabikkadalinte-Simham bags Best Feature Film award Maharshi wins Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment; Anandi Gopal takes the award for Best Film on Social Issues B Praak wins Best Male Playback Singer for ‘Teri Mitti’ from the movie Kesari; Oththa Seruppu Size-7 bags… Read More 67th National Film Awards: Sikkim wins award for Most Film Friendly State

Jabalipuram Hindu Mahasabha blasts “A Suitable Boy” streaming on Netflix; MP Home Minister orders investigation

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal/Jabalpur: Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra has ordered investigation into Mira Nair’s “A Suitable Boy” drama streaming on Netflix. Mira Nair has directed this adaptation of Vikram Seth’s novel. Tabu, Ishaan Khatter and Tanya Maniktala are the main actors. Pandit Amit Khampariya, head of Jabalipuram Hindu Mahasabha, has thanked the MP Home… Read More Jabalipuram Hindu Mahasabha blasts “A Suitable Boy” streaming on Netflix; MP Home Minister orders investigation

Demolition of Kangana Ranaut’s office; Shiv Sena, Uddhav Thackeray come under attack

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai: Even as the High Court of Bombay was seized of the matter and hearing a petition for a stay, the rihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), went ahead and used JVC and other heavy machinery to smash and bring down Film actor Kangana Ranaut’s imposing office in Bandra that too barely 24 hours after… Read More Demolition of Kangana Ranaut’s office; Shiv Sena, Uddhav Thackeray come under attack

“Is it good scripting and acting performance to lift a hospital’s image”

Newsroom24x7 Network Famous film actor Amitabh Bachchan and his actor son Abhishek, both have been hospitalised after they tested positive for COVID19. Amitabh’s daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and grand daughter have also tested positive but they have opted for home quarantine. In this scenario, a post raising a serious and ethical question on Bachchan’s hospitalisation… Read More “Is it good scripting and acting performance to lift a hospital’s image”

Report on restructuring of the film sector submitted to the I&B Minister

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Expert Committees on Rationalisation/Closure/Merger of Film Media Units under the aegis of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and on Review of Autonomous Bodies under the Ministry submitted their report to Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar here on Tuesday 21 June 2020. Chairman of the Committees Bimal Julka… Read More Report on restructuring of the film sector submitted to the I&B Minister

Lockdown Mobile Movie Contest: Lokendra Singh, Manoj Patel and Gajendra Singh Awasya are winners

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal. Writer Lokendra Singh and producer Manoj Patel’s short films ‘Samidha: Seva Parmo Dharma’ and film director Dr. Gajendra Singh Avasya’s short film ‘Corona: Info Hi Rescue’ have been declared the winners in the Lockdown Mobile Movie Making Competition. The competition was organized at the national level by the Bharatiya Chitra Sadhana (BCS).… Read More Lockdown Mobile Movie Contest: Lokendra Singh, Manoj Patel and Gajendra Singh Awasya are winners

‘पाताल लोक’ के निर्माताओं ने बहसंख्यक हिंदुओं की धार्मिक भावनाओं को आहत किया है

ललित शास्त्री “पाताल लोक” ऐमेज़ॉन वेब सीरीज का कथानक, स्पष्ट रूप से किसी खतरनाक उद्देश्य को लेकर तैयार किया गया है और इसमे जिस प्रकार हिंदु धर्म से जुड़े प्रतीकों को अपमानजनक तरीके से दर्शाया गया है वो भारत के बहुसंख्यक सनातन धर्म के अनुयाइयों की संववेदनाओं पर प्रहार और आस्था पर गहरी चोट है।… Read More ‘पाताल लोक’ के निर्माताओं ने बहसंख्यक हिंदुओं की धार्मिक भावनाओं को आहत किया है

Paatal Lok touches nadir with a diabolic inciting storyline

Lalit Shastri The Paatal Lok storyline, its apparently sinister motive and the crass use of symbols that rub the sensibilities of a vast section of the followers of the Sanatan Dharma could have been digested by a discerning Indian citizen, for whom national interest is supreme, only if this Amazon Prime Video series had been… Read More Paatal Lok touches nadir with a diabolic inciting storyline

The Golden Jubilee edition of IFFI opens at a star studded gala ceremony

Newsroom24x7 Network Panaji, Goa: The 50th International Film Festival of India got off to a grand start at Panaji, here on Wednesday 20 November 2019. At a grand ceremony hosted by the master of entertainment Karan Johar, the super star of Indian cinema Amitabh Bachchan and the ‘Thalaiva’ of Indian film industry Rajinikanth flagged off… Read More The Golden Jubilee edition of IFFI opens at a star studded gala ceremony

‘Golden Weaver Award’ goes to ‘Womanhood’ a film by Sweta Dutta of Makhanlal Chaturvedi University

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Womanhood – a documentary on menstrual hygiene produced by Upasana Verma and directed by Sweta Dutta, a student of Makhanlal Chaturvedi National Journalism and Communication University – has bagged the ‘Golden Weaver Award’ in the 8th National Science Film Festival of India 2018, held at Guwahati. The film was selected in the… Read More ‘Golden Weaver Award’ goes to ‘Womanhood’ a film by Sweta Dutta of Makhanlal Chaturvedi University

Violence erupts in three BJP ruled states over Padmavat

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: A day after the Supreme Court of India dismissed a petition by the Governments of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan and pulled them up for sticking to the stand that the screening of Padmavat should be banned, mobs went berserk and resorted to stone pelting and arson in Gujarat, Rajasthan and Haryana… Read More Violence erupts in three BJP ruled states over Padmavat

Supreme Court dismisses plea by MP, Rajasthan governments on the ban on screening of Padmavat

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Supreme Court today dismised a petition by the governments of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan urging the apex court to retrieve it’s earlier order against the decision taken by the two governments to ban the Leela Bhansali film, Padmavat, on the ground that it ‘distorts’ history and it’s screening could incite… Read More Supreme Court dismisses plea by MP, Rajasthan governments on the ban on screening of Padmavat

Central Indian Highlands: Status of the tiger habitat and the ecosystem – World Wetlands Day

Newsroom24x7 Network Click here for World Wetlands Day event CREW, a not for profit registered organisation, is organising an event in February 2018 to mark the release of a documentary on the Central Indian Highlands – a region that for thousands of years has remained an ideal habitat for tigers – a grand specie now… Read More Central Indian Highlands: Status of the tiger habitat and the ecosystem – World Wetlands Day

World of films: “Foreign Flame” is a romantic thriller produced in Australia

Newsroom24x7 Network Melbourne: Jaga Pedi, Australia based script-writer and film director is full of excitement and optimism ahead of the global release of his latest film- “Foreign Flame”. It is a romantic thriller, produced by Rama Peddi and presented by JagaCreations in Melbourne, Australia. Jaga represents the most creative among the Indian diaspora in Australia.… Read More World of films: “Foreign Flame” is a romantic thriller produced in Australia