News Broadcasters Association

SC seeks Centre's reply on PIL seeking setting up of media tribunal

The plea said media, particularly the electronic, has become like an unruly horse which needs to be tamed.

published on : 25th 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

Rajat Sharma re-elected as president of News Broadcasters Association

Sharma was first elected as NBA president in 2014-15 and has since been heading the organisation barring 2016-17.

published on : 19th November 2020

News Broadcasters Association condemns manner of Arnab Goswami's arrest

The News Broadcasters Association (NBA) also said that even though it does not agree with Goswami's "type of journalism", it denounces "retaliatory action", if any, by authorities.

published on : 4th November 2020

TRP manipulation case: News Broadcasters Association urges government to withdraw CBI probe

In a statement, the News Broadcasters Association (NBA) expressed serious concern at 'the open-ended FIR registered by the Uttar Pradesh Police against the media for alleged TRP manipulation'.

published on : 25th October 2020

Actress Rakul Preet Singh moves Delhi HC seeking to restrain media from linking her to Rhea drug case

The actress sought an interim order against the media till the time the NCB, Mumbai, completes the investigation and files an appropriate report before the competent court.

published on : 27th September 2020

Our 'code of ethics' should be made part of rules, binding on all news channels: NBA suggests to SC

NBA said its code of ethics should be given a statutory recognition by making it a part of the Programme Code under the Cable TV Rules so that these codes become binding on all news channels.

published on : 20th September 2020

SC seeks Centre's reply on PIL for setting up body to regulate news broadcasters

The plea said that an independent body with the name of the Broadcast Regulatory Authority of India be set up to check sensational reporting and discourse by TV news channels on critical issues.

published on : 7th August 2020

Provide stimulus package, clear govt ad dues of channels: News Broadcasters Association to I&B

Advertising agencies are putting huge pressure to defer the payments to broadcasters and to allow more time over and above the 60 days credit period.

published on : 27th April 2020

News channels seek waiving of carriage fee for DD Free Dish slots for 1st quarter

News Broadcasters Association president Rajat Sharma said due to the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdown, the expenses of news gathering operations has shot up significantly.

published on : 13th April 2020

Shocked that Malayalam channels ban step taken 'without' I&B minister's knowledge: NBA

NBA president Rajat Sharma said it condemned the decision of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to impose the 48-hour ban on Asianet News and Media One News.

published on : 8th March 2020