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Prasar Bharti


Prasar Bharati CEO to head panel to look into TRP system

November 05, 2020 6:55 am

The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC), which measures TV audience viewership behaviour, suspended publication of TRPs for news for eight weeks after the allegations of manipulations had surfaced. 

Delhi HC seeks Centre's stand on Rakul Preet's plea on media reporting in Rhea drugs case

September 18, 2020 1:43 am

Justice Navin Chawla issued notice to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Prasar Bharti and the Press Council of India, seeking their stand on the actor's petition.

Prasar Bharati chief’s booklet ‘exposes Congress’s fascist tendencies’

May 04, 2019 10:41 am

The 56-page booklet — Fascist Tendencies in the Congress Party published by Prabhat Prakashan — talks of the “reality” of the Congress party in three chapters.

I&B ministry released 208 crore rupees for salaries on Feb 28: Prasar Bharati CEO

March 04, 2018 8:49 pm

The Wire had claimed that the delay in release of funds was due to alleged standoff between the Prasar Bharati and the I&B ministry.

Prasar Bharti gave in principle nod to commission content for IFFI: Sources

March 03, 2018 7:53 pm

There were reports that Prasar Bharati had rejected a demand from the National Film Development Corporation that Doordarshan pay Rs 2.92 crore towards expenses for hiring a private firm for the coverage of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) despite approving it in principle at a meeting on October 25.

Issue is autonomy

March 02, 2018 12:01 am

Prasar Bharati, accustomed to being leaned on, is pushing back. Government must back off

Prasar Bharati shortlists journalists Siddharth Zarabi, Abhijit Majumder for top edit jobs

February 14, 2018 8:58 am

Siddharth Zarabi with 20 years of work experience is currently Executive Editor of Business TV India while Abhijit Majumder is Managing Editor of Mail Today newspaper.

Prasar Bharati's manpower audit likely to be over in 2017-18

July 26, 2017 4:37 pm

"Based on the recommendations of Sam Pitroda Committee report, Prasar Bharati is in the process of conducting manpower audit to look into the issue. This audit is expected to be completed during 2017-18," Smriti Zubin Irani said.

Prasar Bharti to give free set-top boxes in naxal-hit areas

July 16, 2017 5:09 pm

Besides a dedicated DD channel for Chhattisgarh, Naidu had also stated that a high-power transmitter would be commissioned in Jagdalpur (Bastar district headquarter) which would beam signal of AIR Jagdalpur to a radius of 200 kms.

Play it Again

January 28, 2016 9:03 pm

With the launch of Raagam, a first of its kind digital classical music channel by Prasar Bharati, All India Radio is set to open its treasure trove of archival recordings