Dainik Bhaskar

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

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

Tax raid on Dainik Bhaskar: Opposition hits out at Modi government; media group says readers' will is supreme

The raids drew sharp criticism from Opposition leaders as both the media groups had done numerous stories and programmes highlighting the failure of authorities in managing the pandemic.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Looked at only financial transactions of Dainik Bhaskar group, not editorial content: IT department

In keeping with the department's protocol, it said, the investigation team "only looked into the financial transactions of the group related to tax evasion".

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

'Brutal attempt to stifle democracy': Mamata Banerjee reacts to I-T raids at Dainik Bhaskar premises

West Bengal Chief Minister said the raids were the fallout of reporting about the 'mishandling' of the COVID-19 situation in the country.

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

Rajya Sabha proceedings adjourned twice amid opposition ruckus

No sooner had the House assembled for the day, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh tried to raise the issue of raids against the media group in multiple cities.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Income department raids multiple premises of media group Dainik Bhaskar

Official sources said the action also involves the promoters of the major Hindi media group with operations across multiple states.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Journalist killed in Bihar by local politician’s husband after a dispute over news; cops begin probe amid protests

Efforts are on to nab the father-son duo who are absconding, the SP said adding that villagers had also vandalised the house of the ex-village head.

published on : 26th March 2018