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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.

I&B Ministry order is serious bid to disrupt autonomy: Prasar Bharati chairman

The order was issued on July 6, 2017, within a week of N K Sinha taking over as I&B Secretary on June 30 — and nearly two weeks before Smriti Irani was named I&B Minister on July 18, replacing M Venkaiah Naidu who became Vice President.

I&B fund block: Prasar Bharati chief takes it up with ‘higher levels’

The ministry releases approximately Rs 200 crore every month, of which most is used to pay salaries of the 29,000 employees of Prasar Bharati.

Prasar Bharati vs I&B again: Doordarshan says no to Rs 2.92 crore for private firm

The Indian Express has learnt that NFDC asked DD to shell out Rs 2.92 crore: this includes Rs 2.25 crore for live coverage of the ceremonies, Rs 22.5 lakh as NFDC fee and GST worth Rs 44.55 lakh.