Broadcast Audience Research Council

Times Group sends legal notice to BARC, demands Rs 450 crore in damages

The notice said BARC should compensate Times Group with Rs 431 crore in damages and also pay back license fees of Rs 21.83 crore which has been paid by the group till date.

published on : 14th February 2021

TRP case: Ex-BARC CEO discharged from hospital, bail plea on Monday

The state's counsel, Deepak Thakare, told HC that as per protocol since the JJ hospital had certified Dasgupta to be fit for discharge, he will be taken to the Taloja prison hospital.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Ratings must remain suspended till BARC takes action to address concerns: NBA

The Rajat Sharma-headed NBA said it is shocked to see hundreds of WhatsApp messages that have been exchanged between BARC India's former CEO -- Partho Dasgupta -- and Arnab Goswami.

published on : 18th January 2021

TRP scam case: Former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta's bail plea rejected

Mumbai Police had earlier arrested Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani in the alleged TRP manipulation case. He was later granted bail.

published on : 4th January 2021

TRP scam: Custody of Ex-COO of ratings agency BARC extended

Romil Ramgarhia, who was BARC's COO between 2014 and 2020, was held on Thursday by Mumbai Crime Branch and he was produced before additional chief judicial magistrate S B Bhajipale.

published on : 20th December 2020

Have not commented on the ongoing investigation: BARC expresses disappointment on Republic TV

This came after the Republic Network claimed that BARC’s email contradicted Mumbai Police’s charge of TRP rigging against it.

published on : 19th October 2020