Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Crisil says DTH licensing policy change detrimental, top 4 operators asked to pay dues of Rs 8k cr

Crisil says DTH licensing policy change detrimental, top 4 operators asked to pay dues of Rs 8k cr

Crisil Ratings said the December 30, 2020 policy change by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) "materially raises" liabili...Read More

Dish TV gets demand notice of Rs 4,164.05 cr from govt for licence fee

Dish TV gets demand notice of Rs 4,164.05 cr from govt for licence fee

Direct-to-home operator Dish TV on Friday said it has received a demand notice from the government for payment of Rs 4,164.05 crore, whic...Read More

Centre asks digital media to reduce foreign funding to 26% by Oct 2021

Centre asks digital media to reduce foreign funding to 26% by Oct 2021

Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Monday ssued a public notice to facilitate eligible entities involved in uploading/stre...Read More

TRP Scam: Centre sets up panel to review TV rating norms

TRP Scam: Centre sets up panel to review TV rating norms

Close on the heels of the TRP scam exposed by the Mumbai Police, the Centre on Wednesday constituted a four-member committee headed by Pr...Read More

Bombay HC seeks info from Centre on AI bot that turns pics into nudes

Bombay HC seeks info from Centre on AI bot that turns pics into nudes

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked the Union government what the latter could do on the latest reports of artificial intell...Read More

Centre allows Suresh Chavhanke's Sudarshan News channel to air controversial 'UPSC Jihad' episode

Centre allows Suresh Chavhanke's Sudarshan News channel to air controversial 'UPSC Jihad' episode

On Thursday, the Centre allowed Sudarshan News channel to broadcast the show controversial show 'UPSC Jihad'.However, the Ministry of In...Read More

The Revolution will not be televised: TikTok videos protesting CAA-NRC > BJP's pro CAA-NRC videos

The Revolution will not be televised: TikTok videos protesting CAA-NRC > BJP's pro CAA-NRC videos

Earlier, the government issued an advisory asking news channels to refrain from broadcasting content which is likely to instigate violenc...Read More

Video of Bangla Hindus crossing border fake: PIB

Video of Bangla Hindus crossing border fake: PIB

New Delhi: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Friday described a video doing the rounds on the Internet claiming that Bangla...Read More

NaMo TV not on I&B's channels list, it was 'platform service' offered by DTH operators: Government

NaMo TV not on I&B's channels list, it was 'platform service' offered by DTH operators: Government

New Delhi: NaMo TV is not on Ministry of Information and Broadcasting's list of channels as it was a "platform service" offered by DTH op...Read More

Blanket ban on use of term ‘Dalit’ by media is not advisable: Press Council of India

Blanket ban on use of term ‘Dalit’ by media is not advisable: Press Council of India

NEW DELHI: The Press Council of India has decided against issuing a directive to the media prohibiting the use of the word “Dalit”, sayin...Read More

OK, let ‘Dalit’ continue to be

OK, let ‘Dalit’ continue to be

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is only the messenger boy. The order to media to stop using ‘Dalit’ for people categorised a...Read More

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Use SC, not Dalit: I&B Ministry to TV channels Cong equates it to censorship

The I&B advisory urges channels that they may refrain from using the term ‘Dalit’ while referring to people belonging to Scheduled Ca...Read More

I&B Ministry urges private TV channels to stop using the word ‘Dalit’

I&B Ministry urges private TV channels to stop using the word ‘Dalit’

New Delhi: The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has issued an advisory to all private satellite TV channels, urging them to refra...Read More

Government spent Rs 132.38 crore on advertisements for GST     

Government spent Rs 132.38 crore on advertisements for GST     

New Delhi: The government spent Rs 132.38 crore on advertisements for GST, an agency under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting h...Read More

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S Durga’s director says, I&B Ministry is doing unconstitutional, unprecedented thing

S Durga’s director says, I&B Ministry is doing unconstitutional, unprecedented thing

New Delhi: Sanal Kumar Sasidharan, the director of ‘S Durga’, on Tuesday said the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) is d...Read More

Ujjain: Exhibition to promote handloom products amongst youth

Ujjain: Exhibition to promote handloom products amongst youth

Ujjain: In tandem with the Indian Government’s attempt to promote handcrafted products in the country, particularly amongst the youth, th...Read More

Govt has decided to ease annual renewal norms for TV channels: Naidu

Govt has decided to ease annual renewal norms for TV channels: Naidu

New Delhi: The government has decided to ease the “annual renewal” norms for TV channels and existing broadcasters can continue operation...Read More

NDTV India moves Supreme Court against govt ban order

NDTV India moves Supreme Court against govt ban order

New Delhi: NDTV India today moved the Supreme Court against the government’s order banning its telecast for a day on November 9 for its c...Read More

Wipro disagrees with CAG on undue favour by UIDAI

Wipro disagrees with CAG on undue favour by UIDAI

Bengaluru: Global software major Wipro Ltd disagreed with the findings of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) that the Uni...Read More

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