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Paid Waze Rs 25 lakh after FIR in TRP case: BARC official

May 09, 2021 1:57 am

The letter, sent in March this year, claims that the money was paid to stop Waze from allegedly harassing BARC employees. Calling it a false allegation, Waze's lawyer Sudeep Pasbola denied that he had demanded money from BARC officials.

Mumbai: Two held for possessing uranium, sent to ATS custody till May 12

May 06, 2021 11:49 pm

The 7.1 kg uranium is said to be worth Rs 21.30 crore.

TRP Scam: ED attaches assets of Rs 32 crore belonging to 3 TV channels in Mumbai, Indore, Delhi, Gurgaon

March 17, 2021 10:11 pm

In a statement, the agency informed that it has found that the total proceeds of "crime" of the three channels under probe is about Rs 46 crore. The probe is based on an FIR registered by Mumbai Police.

Mumbai: Enforcement Directorate likely to file chargesheet in fake TRP scam this month

February 28, 2021 8:37 pm

The ED chargesheet will also detail the alleged wrongdoings of Hansa Research Group, former management of Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) and at least four relationship managers who allegedly helped channels manipulate TRPs.

Dasgupta not answering simplest of queries: Mumbai Police tells Bombay High Court

February 17, 2021 2:51 am

Dasgupta was arrested in the television rating points (TRP) scam case and is in Taloja jail in Navi Mumbai.

Ex-BARC chief is mastermind: Mumbai court while rejecting bail

February 03, 2021 10:12 am

In his January order, made available Tuesday, Additional Sessions Judge M A Bhosale said a thorough probe is required into WhatsApp chats recovered from Partho Dasgupta’s phone.

Cong leaders file police complaints against Arnab Goswami

January 28, 2021 10:07 am

The complaints sought registration of an FIR against Goswami over purported WhatsApp chats between him and former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta where he is alleged to have told Dasgupta about a 2019 airstrike planned by the Indian Air Force in Balakot.

TRP Case: Bombay High Court refuses urgent relief to former BARC CEO

January 22, 2021 11:09 pm

Through advocate Arjun Singh Thakur, the former BARC CEO had moved a bail application before the high court after the sessions court on January 20 rejected his bail plea in the alleged TRP scam.

TRP scam case: Mumbai Court likely to pass order on Partho Dasgupta's bail plea

January 20, 2021 3:05 am

The arguments on his bail plea concluded on Tuesday with the Mumbai Police objecting to his release.

Baghel seeks SC-monitored probe in Arnab's purported chats

January 19, 2021 5:03 am

Asked about the purported chats widely reported in the media which mentioned that Goswami was privy to the 2019 Balakot air strikes in Pakistan, Baghel said the matter pertains to national security.


Most watched Indian television shows: Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah top the BARC chart in week 1

January 12, 2018 2:48 pm

The Broadcast Audience Research Council ratings for week 1 of 2018 are here. Long-running sitcom Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah managed to sweep past all shows and attain the top position in the urban market.

Most watched Indian television shows: Super Dancer 2 gains traction in week 49

December 15, 2017 7:28 am

The Broadcast Audience Research Council ratings for week 49 are here. Sriti Jha-Shabir Ahluwalia's Kumkum Bhagya managed to beat its spin-off Kundali Bhagya to become the most watched show in the urban market.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits BARC

July 22, 2014 9:47 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in Mumbai on Monday (July 21).