Bharat Samachar

Dainik Bhaskar, Bharat Samachar evaded tax on income of Rs 900 crore, hints IT department

These two media houses in their reporting were critical of the way the government had handled the second wave of Covid-19.  

published on : 24th July 2021

Probing 'unaccounted transactions' of Rs 200 crore, says CBDT after raids on Bharat Samachar and linked businesses

The CBDT did not identify the group in the statement and said that apart from news media, the group deals in mining, hospitality, liquor and real estate.

published on : 24th July 2021

US-based scribe body condemns income tax raids on Dainik Bhaskar, TV channel Bharat Samachar

The Committee to Protect Journalists said that India must revive its long tradition of press freedom and 'allow journalists to report freely on matters of public interest'.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Concerned that govt agencies being used as coercive tool: Editors guild on IT raids on media houses

The raids against Dainik Bhaskar, which has a presence in 12 states and runs newspapers as well as operates radio stations, web portals and mobile phone apps, started around 5:30 am on July 22.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Pegasus snooping row: Media bodies demand SC-monitored inquiry

Representatives of these media bodies also criticised the raids on media houses, including Dainik Bhaskar newspaper and Bharat Samachar channel, saying these are efforts to "crush dissent".

published on : 23rd July 2021

Agencies doing their work, there is no interference: Anurag Thakur on tax raids on media houses

The Income Tax Department on Thursday conducted raids against the Dainik Bhaskar group and the Uttar Pradesh-based Hindi news channel Bharat Samachar in multiple cities over alleged tax evasion.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Modi govt can't tolerate even slightest criticism: Ashok Gehlot on Dainik Bhaskar raids

The Income Tax Department on Thursday conducted raids against the Dainik Bhaskar group and the Uttar Pradesh-based Hindi news channel Bharat Samachar in multiple cities over alleged tax evasion.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Tax raids on Dainik Bhaskar attempt to scare media: Arvind Kejriwal 

The Income Tax Department on Thursday conducted raids against the Dainik Bhaskar group and the Uttar Pradesh-based Hindi news channel Bharat Samachar in multiple cities over alleged tax evasion.

published on : 22nd July 2021