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Prasar Bharati chief slams Indian magazine editor for 'blatant' anti-India presentation at global meet

The panelist Vinod K Jose, Executive Editor of 'The Caravan' magazine, used the platform on Thursday to claim that religious minorities were being persecuted in India.

Prasar Bharati's autonomy is important, backed by law: Prakash Javadekar

Though Prakash Javadekar has stressed on the importance of the public service broadcaster's autonomy, Prasar Bharati officials have several times in the past complained of the government encroaching on its independence.


New govt to retain autonomy of Prasar Bharati: Prakash Javadekar

Established through an act which safeguards its autonomy, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said "Autonomy of the Prasar Bharati is important. We will retain it... We want Prasar Bharati to work smoothly and bring new programmes and find new dimensions".

Deputation appointment of telecom-cadre officer in Prasar Bharati junked

The order also paves the way for promotion of 449 IBPS cadre officers who have got only one initial promotion, which was also delayed, in their service.

Prasar Bharati to set up panel to ensure Model Code of Conduct is followed

Prasar Bharati has decided to take several steps to ensure that the model code of conduct is adhered to in its programming.

I&B Ministry asks Prasar Bharati to follow model code

Sources said I&B Secretary Amit Khare “requested” Shashi Shekhar Vempati, the Prasar Bharati CEO, to “scrupulously abide by the direction of the EC”.


Prasar Bharati brought 11 more state Doordarshan channels on satellite footprint: PM Modi

"Glad to note that Prasar Bharati has brought 11 more State DD Channels on the Satellite footprint of India through DD Free Dish," Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted.

DD Free Dish slots e-auction: I&B clears what I&B had stalled

Former I&B Ministry secretary N K Sinha had kept in abeyance the e-auctioning of slots on DD Free Dish, an open access Direct-To-Home (DTH) service, which was to take place on August 22, 2017.

Prasar Bharati responds to NCW note on sexual harassment in AIR

The NCW statement added that Prasar Bharati’s report said it has taken action against the accused after “nine cases of sexual harassment were received against the accused officer of AIR”.

Prasar Bharati gets blocked funds, with a rider — MoU

Prasar Bharati CEO Shashi Shekhar Vempati said these issues would be discussed at the board meeting. The board had last “deliberated” on a draft of the MoU in September 2017, after which it had given its nod.