The Central government recently notified Sansad TV-Rajya Sabha as a ‘news and current affairs’ channel. The advisory further says that violation will invite action.
In August 2019, the ministry had decided to implement ‘accessibility standards for persons with disabilities’ in television programmes being shown by the channels.
This website aims to make the process of getting permission to film across railways premises more efficient.
Delhi HC issues notice on plea against Crypto Currency advertisement, seeks standardized disclaimers
The plea stated that crypto-assets are inherently riskier than traditional equity investment products in the share market, mutual funds as well as all other forms of financial products.
Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar said the ministry has opened up a facilitation office to give approvals to international filmmakers to release their films in India.
Among other things. the draft Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill 2021 proposes to empower the Central government to order recertification of an already certified film and penalise film piracy.
Apte said that apart from providing diverse content to the audience, the OTT platforms serve as a bridge between artistes and makers, both domestic and international.
The advisory urges channels that they may refrain from using the term 'Dalit' while referring to people belonging to Scheduled Castes.
They said that instead of restricting the debate to matters like explicit contents, it should be widened to larger issues like protection and knowledge of HIV-AIDS.
The ministry has issued a directive that such ads can be shown on TV only from 10 pm till 6 am on TV, following complaints.
The Central Civil Services Conduct (CCS) rules, which prohibit criticism of the government, will now be applicable on the faculty of the IIMC.
Kapur said that most filmmakers are self-censoring and losing out on quite a few interesting stories that should be told.
Naidu, 68 and a former BJP President, had earlier met PM Modi and spoke with BJP President Amit Shah, the sources said.