The minister further informed that the government has promptly established the Fact Check Unit in Press Information Bureau to counter unverified claims and present truth to the people.
Mandatory programme conditions will not be applicable to sports and foreign channels, Chandra added.
Bangladesh has the highest density of population globally, with 1246 people living per square kilometer (compared to 431 in India).
The ministry has set December 31, 2023 as eadline to complete the exercise as per the advisory.
Centre's advisories on illegal online betting warn against ads on TV channels, digital news, OTT platforms
The advisories were supplemented with evidence containing direct and surrogate advertisements of offshore betting platforms such as Fairplay, PariMatch, Betway, Wolf 777, and 1xBet.
Currently, the Twitter feed of the Pakistan government "@GovtofPakistan" is not visible to Indian users.
The ministry’s orders to block the content were issued on Friday under the provisions of the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021.
“Real journalism is about facing the facts, presenting the truth and letting all sides the platform to present their views."
Information and Broadcasting ministry asks private channels to telecast Independence day celebrations
The advisory was issued on Friday following the requests from people so that viewers with hearing impairment can also enjoy the national telecast on the occasion, said officials.
Responding to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Thakur said the action had been taken under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act 2000.
He expressed concern over the deteriorating law and order situation in the state and claimed that “TRS’ goons” and party leaders were suppressing the rights of the common people.
The Minister of Information and Broadcasting on Monday issued an advisory to print, electronic and digital media to refrain from advertising online betting platforms.
It has also advised online & social media, including online advertisement intermediaries & publishers, to not display such advertisements in India or target such advertisements towards Indian audience
The video has been watched around a million times and has been shared on other social media platforms, the ministry said in the email to the platforms.
Thakur will inaugurate the India Pavilion at the business event alongside the Cannes Film Festival and participate in the opening night festivities of Marche Du Film at the Majestic Beach.
The detailed recommendations are available on the authority’s portal. Any stakeholder, subscriber or cable operator may send views or feedback to the ministry via e-mail at email@example.com.
Anurag Thakur on Wednesday announced that India will be the official 'Country of Honour' at the upcoming 'Marche' Du Film', organised alongside the Cannes Film Festival, in France.
These videos under the series ‘Azadi Ki Amrit Kahaniyan’ will be telecast on all channels of Doordarshan and be available on various social media platforms of the ministry and Netflix.
The court adjourned the matter after the Union government circulated a letter on April 6 citing discussions over the counter affidavit at a 'senior level' which would require some time.
The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) was forced to suspend ratings in October 2020 after allegations that channel ratings were rigged by a few influential broadcasters like Republic TV.