November 17, 2019 4:24 am
Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar, who also attended the event, said that fake news is a bigger crisis than paid news.
November 07, 2019 5:22 am
The Indian Express Senior Editor Anuradha Mascarenhas has won the award under the Gender Based Reporting category for her report on how locals in Araku Valley in Andhra Pradesh were reaching out to tribal women to ensure zero maternal deaths.
November 03, 2019 7:14 am
The Andhra government’s order grants permission to secretaries of all departments to issue rejoinders or file defamation cases against media houses for “baseless and defamatory news”.
October 12, 2019 4:23 am
Justice Prasad stated, “In case Members can manage their visit and achieve the objectives without the help and assistance of the State Government they can do so. Ordinarily assistance is needed but it is for the Convener and members to take the final call.”
August 27, 2019 8:55 pm
Today, the Editors Guild said that it expects the PCI Chairman C K Prasad to rescind his "unilateral decision", apparently taken without consulting Council members, to intercede in the case in the Supreme Court concerning extreme and unrelenting restrictions placed on the media in J&K.
August 27, 2019 12:01 am
The Press Council is primarily the autonomous guardian of press freedom — on J&K it has gone against its own mandate.
June 14, 2019 6:49 pm
The fact-finding committee comprising of Press Council of India (PCI) members Jaishankar Gupta and Uttam Chandra Sharma, will visit Shamli on Saturday to gather details of the incident.
October 23, 2018 12:45 am
A bench of Justices M B Lokur and Deepak Gupta sought answers on this from the News Broadcasting Standards Association (NBSA), Press Council of India (PCI), Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) and Editors Guild of India.
April 18, 2018 3:38 am
The PCI in a statement said that Prasad “appealed to the media... to observe restraint in identification of the accused and the victims as it is violative not one of the journalistic ethics” but also of the Juvenile Justice Act and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act.
April 10, 2018 9:49 pm
On March 2018, I&B Ministry had announced that it has reconstituted CPAC, making it leaner from a 22-member to an 8-member body. Media bodies alleged keeping out representatives of journalists unions/associations was violation of guidelines.