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Government approves revised rates for its ads on TV channels, no flat increase

According to the ministry's 'Office Memorandum', dated June 8, there will be five time bands for news channels, attracting different rates with a 'premium factor'. There will be six time bands for general entertainment channel.

J&K govt asks dy commissioners to act against 34 channels

The State Home Department, which is headed by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, has listed 34 such channels belonging to Pakistan and Saudi Arabia including Zakir Naik’s banned Peace TV.


Live telecast of anti-terror operations should be prohibited: Ministry Of Home Affairs

Live coverage of anti-terror ops would jeopardies the life of security personnel and people in a hostage situation.

To pay off investors, 3 Saradha TV channels to be auctioned

He also said the Commission will also sell 235 seized cars and the company-owned Lincoln School to raise funds.

TV viewership ratings to come under government’s scanner

Non compliance of the proposals would lead to forfeiture of bank guarantees worth Rs 1 crore.

Just an opinion

Pre-election surveys may influence voters,but that cannot invite a ban.


Narendra Modi and Manish Tewari in war of words over media coverage of speeches

The circular refers to the coverage of the PM's speech alongside that of "other political leaders".

5 suicides in 24 hrs

Five persons,including an 11-year-old girl,committed suicide in separate incidents in the city.

Permissions of 71 TV channels cancelled: I&B Minister

Permissions of 71 TV channels have been cancelled by the I&B ministry for various reasons after a comprehensive review of the companies operating them,Lok Sabha was informed today.

MHA against FDI hike

Apprehending undue influence by big global players,the MHA said opening up current affairs TV channels,newspapers and periodicals may lead to meddling in India’s domestic affairs and politics