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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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Er Rashid MLA not invited to APM in Srinagar

22 Jun 2018 | 4:50 PM

Srinagar, Jun 22 (UNI) Chairman of the Awani Itehad Party (AIP) and MLA from Langate Er Sheikh Abdul Rashid claimed that he was not invited for All Party Meeting (APM) called by Governor N N Vohra on Friday afternoon.

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Raghubar directs to create awareness among youth SC/ST/OBC youths

22 Jun 2018 | 4:50 PM

Ranchi, Jun 22​ (UNI)​ Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today directed the officials to create awareness among the youth belonging to the SC/ST and OBC communities so that they can come forward and get loans from the various state run corporations to start their own businesses.

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Man dead as heavy stone falls inside mine

22 Jun 2018 | 4:42 PM

Koderma, Jun 22​ (UNI)​ A man lost his life while another sustained injuries when a big stone fell upon them while they were working inside a stone mine located under Nawashahi Police Station area of this district today.

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Mamata's China trip cancelled

Mamata's China trip cancelled

22 Jun 2018 | 4:33 PM

Kolkata, Jun 22 (UNI) The most awaited China tour of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was cancelled Friday afternoon.

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KP summons IAS officer of Rajastan for posting alleged fake notification on EID by Bengal govt

KP summons IAS officer of Rajastan for posting alleged fake notification on EID by Bengal govt

22 Jun 2018 | 4:32 PM

Kolkata, Jun 22 (UNI) The Kolkata Police has directed Rajasthan-based IAS officer - Sanjay Dixit - for appearance on June 29 at its headquarters - Lalbazar - for his alleged posting of a fake notification on behalf of West Bengal government saying the governor is pleased to declare state government holidays for four days on the occasion of Eid from June 12, 2018, in addition to June 16 which has been notified as state holiday.

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