Enact law on lines of Australia to make Facebook, Google pay for news: Demand in RS

Modi said the traditional print and news broadcast media are passing through their worst phase in recent history as advertisements have shifted to tech platforms.

published on : 17th March 2021

Digital publishers say Javadekar meet constructive, others not that happy 

Digital rights activist Nikhil Pahwa felt the statement hinted at ‘something problematic’, describing how new rules give the government ‘disproportionate power’. 

published on : 12th March 2021

'This Life at Play: A Memoir by Girish Karnad' in English to be out in May 2021

Girish Karnad, considered one of modern India's greatest cultural figures, first published his memoir in Kannada in 2011.

published on : 1st February 2021

Kolkata book fair will be held in 2021, but behind schedule: Organisers

The guild is in regular touch with the West Bengal government and waiting for its advice on the issue.

published on : 14th December 2020

Facebook News to launch in UK next year, will pay publishers

Facebook's director of news partnerships Jesper Doub said the company was 'in active negotiations' to bring the feature to France and Germany.

published on : 1st December 2020

Book explores spectrum of demonetisation in detail

Eminent names from the political and the academic world explore the entire spectrum of demonetisation in a new book.

published on : 6th July 2017