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MIFF 2018 to screen over 430 documentary & short films

Mumbai, Jan 24 (UNI) The much awaited documentary film festival in India, the Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short and Animation Films or MIFF as it is known popularly, will see a grand inaugural on January 28 at The National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) here.
According to a statement here on Wednesday, the week long festival will showcase nearly 430 documentary, short and animation films from over 40 countries.
The oldest and the largest film festival for non-feature films in South Asia, which began in 1990, is being organized by the Films Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.
The response to the 15th edition of MIFF has been overwhelming, signifying a vibrant documentary culture in India and the world. The festival directorate received a record 790 entries, with 194 entries
from 32 countries in the International competition and 596 entries in the National competition.
Selection of films for National and International Competition was made by independent Selection Committees. In view of large number of entries for the national competition, a two-tier selection process was followed. The Chairpersons of the Regional Selection Committees (Mumbai I&II, Delhi, Kolkata & Bangalore) met in Mumbai and evaluated the short listed films before recommending 43 films for the National Competition.
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Mushtaq appointed SSP Jammu Crime Branch

26 Apr 2019 | 9:43 PM

Jammu, Apr 26 (UNI) Inspector General of Police, Crime Branch, Jammu and Kashmir, on Friday appointed Additional SP Crime Branch Mushtaq Ahmad as new SSP Crime Branch, Jammu.

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Gaon Burah shot dead in Arunachal ahead of re-polling

26 Apr 2019 | 9:41 PM

Itanagar, Apr 26 (UNI) Ahead of re-polling at 18 polling booths in Arunachal Pradesh, a Gaon Burah (GB) was allegedly shot dead under Koloriang Assembly constituency in Kurung Kumey district of the State.

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Constable injured in militant attack on Police Post in Srinagar

26 Apr 2019 | 9:39 PM

Srinagar, Apr 26 (UNI) A constable of Jammu and Kashmir police was injured when militants attacked Police Post (PP) in the uptown Srinagar on Friday evening, a police spokesman said.

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NOFRI preparing freshly recruited officers on OFT

26 Apr 2019 | 9:34 PM

Gangtok, Apr 26 (UNI) Indian Council of Agricultural Research- National Farming Research Institute, is running a training programme on Organic Farming Production,which have been aspiring to prepare them before they set out to fields.

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Three youths drown while swimming into bheri

26 Apr 2019 | 9:28 PM

Kolkata, Apr 26 (UNI) Three youths drown while swimming into a big
bheri ( where fish is cultivated) at Mukundarpur under Narendrapur
police station, police said today.

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