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Nov 15, 2017
IFFI 2017: S Durga filmmaker files petition before Kerala HC after I&B ministry excludes film from festivalS Durga (earlier titled Sexy Durga) and the Marathi film Nude were among the jury recommended list for the Indian Panorama section of IFFI, but did not make it to the final list, approved by the ministry.
Nov 13, 2017
International Film Festival Of India jury shocked by I&B ministry's decision to axe S Durga, NudeHowever, the International Film Festival Of India has given I&B minister Smriti Irani a clean chit
Nov 07, 2017
Smriti Irani, Ekta Kapoor reunite at ITA Awards; we decode what they could possibly be discussingSmriti Irani and Ekta Kapoor caught up at the Indian Television Academy Awards and we were left wondering — What are they possibly discussing?
Sep 26, 2017
Malayalam film Sexy Durga denied approval for MAMI screening; majoritarian move or legitimate concern?The I&B ministry has denied exemption to Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's film Sexy Durga for MAMI screening, stating it could hurt religious sentiments.
Sep 01, 2017
Sunil Arora is the third Election Commissioner: Former bureaucrat has worked for finance ministry and Planning CommissionOn Thursday, the Ministry of Law and Justice announced the appointment of former bureaucrat Sunil Arora as the new third Election Commisioner.
Aug 24, 2017
Dish TV writes to BCCI, competition watchdog to prevent Star India from monopolising IPL broadcasting rightsDish TV CMD Jawahar Goel visualises the prospect of Star India winning the IPL rights as 'anti-competitive' as well as 'anti-consumer'.
Jul 30, 2017
Centre asks all private broadcasters and radio channels to promote mission Indradhanushll private television and radio channels to publicise the government's immunisation programme 'Mission Indradhanush'
Jul 18, 2017
Smriti Irani gets addition charge of I&B ministry after Venkaiah Naidu resigns; Tomar gets urban ministrySmriti Irani has been given the additional charge of the Information and Broadcasting ministry. Irani currently is the cabinet minister of Textiles.
Jul 17, 2017
Prasar Bharati to distribute DTH set-top boxes to Naxal-hit areas for freeBesides 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.
Jun 14, 2017
RK Pachauri sexual harassment case: Delhi HC refuses to stay trial court orderThe Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to stay a trial court's order to record evidence in a defamation case by former TERI chief RK Pachauri.