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Govt asks BARC to release TRP for news channels under new structure

January 13, 2022 3:55 am

BARC stopped publishing the TRP for news channels in October 2020 after allegations of rigging by some news channels emerged.

With Waze, Riyazudding Kazi probed TRP scam, Antilia security scare

April 12, 2021 7:45 am

Dedicated officer, should have known where to draw line with his obedience, say batchmates.

Mumbai Police chargesheet in TRP case intended to target Arnab Goswami, HC told

March 16, 2021 10:21 pm

A division bench was hearing a plea by ARG Outlier Media Pvt Ltd, which runs Republic TV and other channels along with Goswami, challenging the police probe, FIR, proceedings and chargesheet, and seeking transfer of the same to the CBI or any other independent agency.

Baghel seeks SC-monitored probe in Arnab's purported chats

January 19, 2021 5:03 am

Asked about the purported chats widely reported in the media which mentioned that Goswami was privy to the 2019 Balakot air strikes in Pakistan, Baghel said the matter pertains to national security.

Panel looking into TRP system submits report to Broadcasting Ministry

January 13, 2021 9:27 am

After panel submitted its report, I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar hinted that the recommendations include increasing the number of meters that are installed in households to capture television viewership.

TRP scam case: Court rejects bail plea of former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta

January 04, 2021 7:37 pm

Dasgupta's lawyers are likely to challenge the order before the sessions court. Police had claimed in their remand plea that he had received kickbacks in return of the favourable ratings.

After Sushant, TRP case: Maharashtra stalls CBI moves, scraps consent to probe cases

October 22, 2020 8:53 am

Official sources told The Indian Express that the move follows “apprehension” in the state government that the CBI would take over a similar case on alleged fudging of TRPs in Maharashtra in a bid to move it away from the purview of Mumbai Police.

TRP ‘scam’: Mumbai Police arrests two more Hansa group ex-staffers

October 21, 2020 7:40 am

TRP scam: Republic TV executive editor, its Chief Financial Officer and distribution chief have been summoned for questioning on Wednesday, the police said.

TRP manipulation case: CBI registers FIR after UP govt hands over probe

October 20, 2020 9:07 pm

The case, which was earlier registered at Hazratganj police station in Lucknow on a complaint of an advertising company promoter, was handed over to the CBI by the Uttar Pradesh government.

TRP war is a battle of ideas and ideologies

October 20, 2020 8:46 am

The moot question in this season of open mudslinging between TV channels is this: Is this just a fight for eyeballs, or does it reflect a genuine desire of millions of viewers for quality, firepower and accountability from channels?