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Explained: How does having a PIB card help journalists in their work?

What does PIB accreditation do for journalists? Does it provide free access to all government departments? How does having a PIB card help journalists in their work?

PIB's YouTube channel up and running, but misses PM's Yoga Day event

The Press Information Bureau's official YouTube channel was unblocked at 8 am Thursday just after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's yoga event got over.


YouTube blocks PIB channel after updating partner agreements

The official PIB channel on YouTube has more than 1.5 lakh subscribers, and it has posted more than 3,500 videos, viewed nearly 14 million times since it was set up in May 2011.

PIB Accreditation: Why it matters to journalists

The PIB accreditation card has two important advantages. First, in certain events involving the President and Prime Minister, and other Ministers, only PIB accredited journalists are allowed entry. Second, accreditation allows a journalist to protect her sources.

Oil Ministry document leak fallout: Govt wants yearly police verification of PIB-accredited scribes

The MHA stated that “it has been observed that this procedure has not been followed before making endorsements” of the Chief Security Officer of the MHA on Press Identity Cards in 2015.

Government plans 21 press meets, talkathon

Leaving nothing to chance, the government has already put in place slogans to emphasise that it has been continuously at work and has worked for the poor.


For the record: ‘If politicians go into a shell, they waste opportunity that has no cost’

The second change was that 24x7 television decided they are not meant to report but to set the agenda.

Ahead of LS polls, Kolkata Election Commission to hold workshop for media persons

The workshop would be held in Kolkata on March 4 in collaboration with the state Information and Cultural Affairs Department and the PIB.

India sends relief material to disaster- hit Philippines 

The relief package comprised of medicines,hygiene chemicals,tents,blankets,tarpaulins and ready-to-eat meals.

Series of events mark Air Force Day at IAF station,NDA and MILIT

The Air Force Station,Pune,celebrated 81st Air Force Day with traditional pomp and splendour. The week-long celebrations to mark the day culminated on Tuesday with a wreath- laying ceremony at the memorial MIG triangle. Air Cmde Surat Singh,Air Officer Commanding (AOC),IAF station,Pune,paid homage to martyrs who made supreme sacrifices in the service to nation. “Air warriors,DSC […]