Sansad TV-Rajya Sabha mandatory, says Centre to multi-system, cable operators

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.

published on : 30th November 2021

Efforts on to make TV content more inclusive as Centre seeks feedback from public

In August 2019, the ministry had decided to implement ‘accessibility standards for persons with disabilities’ in television programmes being shown by the channels.

published on : 6th November 2021

Railway, I&B ministries launch one-stop permission website to ease process of filming on trains

This website aims to make the process of getting permission to film across railways premises more efficient.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Sony gets exclusive rights to broadcast Bundesliga in India, subcontinent

The deal which has already commenced will run until the end of the 2022-23 season and fans can catch live action from Bundesliga on SPN's linear sports channels and on-demand OTT platform, SonyLIV.

published on : 13th October 2021

YouTube shuts German channels of Russian broadcaster RT

The company said in an e-mail that RT DE had received a "strike" for uploading material that violated YouTube's standards on COVID-19 misinformation.

published on : 29th September 2021

Edited recordings of IPL matches in Afghanistan?

A day after reports emerged that IPL would not be aired live because of women-watching matches and presence of cheerleaders, ACB chairman said no such directive has been issued from the Taliban govt

published on : 22nd September 2021

I hope Congress elects its president by 2024: Anurag Thakur hits out ahead of polls

Union Minister Anurag Thakur also remarked that he has come into politics when politics entered sports.

published on : 20th August 2021

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.

published on : 14th July 2021

Delhi HC seeks NBSA stand on plea against malicious content on UP woman converting to Islam

Justice Rekha Palli issued notice on the petition and also sought response from Zee Media and Navbharat Times.

published on : 12th July 2021

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar inaugurates virtual 'India Pavilion' at Cannes Film Festival 

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.

published on : 6th July 2021

Screenwriter unions send letter to government regarding proposal to amend Cinematograph Act 

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. 

published on : 4th July 2021

BCCC asks TV channels to exercise restraint on portrayal of gender-based violence

"The BCCC will like to reemphasise that the channels must exercise necessary prudence and caution while scripting, filming and editing such scenes," it said in the advisory.

published on : 1st July 2021

Bombay HC upholds constitutional validity of TRAI's tariff order of 2020

On January 1, 2020, the TRAI issued new tariff rules by which the Network Capacity Fee price was lowered, benefitting consumers.

published on : 30th June 2021

Despite hit to consumption, TV advertising grows in COVID second wave: BARC

When compared with the year-ago period, advertising volumes on television were higher by over 65 per cent because of the low base of the lockdown.

published on : 18th June 2021

IBF forms Digital Media Content Regulatory Council, Justice Vikramjit Sen to be Chairman

This Council also includes - Sony Pictures General Counsel Ashok Nambisan and Star and Disney India Chief Regional Counsel Mihir Rale, it added.

published on : 31st May 2021
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