Producers Guild of India and Times Now shared a joint statement today on the settlement of the case against the news channel for "defamatory remarks" against film industry.
"With this matter settled, the Plaintiffs and the Times Group can look forward to building on their historically cordial relationship," the statement from Producers Guild of India read.
The applicant is permitted to execute provisional cash bail of Rs 2 lakh for a period of 6 weeks, said Justice PD Naik
The company contended that the ratings agency 'wilfully and deliberately' did not take action on the findings of a July 2020 report commissioned after whistleblower allegations about TRP manipulation
DCP Abhishek Trimukhe's complaint also named Goswami's wife Samyabrata and ARG Outlier Media Private Limited, which owns Republic Media Network
"We'd be reduced to a country of incarcerated artists and flourishing lapdogs if powerful institutions continue to show an inability to tolerate rebuke," says Kunal Kamra in Supreme Court.
Maharashtra govt says consulting legal experts for action against Arnab Goswami under Official Secrets Act
In a presser, state home minister Anil Deshmukh referred to the purported chats between Goswami and ex-BARC head Partho Dasgupta, which mentioned that Goswami was privy to the planning of the 2019 surgical strike
Leakage of military secret treason, deserves no mercy, says Congress' AK Antony on Arnab Goswami WhatsApp chats row
The former defence minister also said that India's national security and the high offices of the prime minister and others have never been 'compromised' in such a way
Dasgupta' daughter, Pratyusha Dasgupta, took to Twitter to allege that he was tortured in prison, and appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others to 'save his life'
Fake TRP case: Won't take coercive action against Arnab Goswami till 29 Jan, Mumbai Police tells Bombay HC
ARG Media had filed several pleas and interim applications in the HC urging the court to transfer the probe in the case to CBI, stay any further investigation in the case, and to restrain the police from taking any coercive action
However, as the high court adjourned the matter without hearing any arguments during the day, the police agreed to continue its previous assurance of not taking any coercive action till 15 January
Mumbai Police's crime branch had argued that Dasgupta, in connivance with another senior BARC official and ARG Outlier Media Pvt Ltd's owner Arnab Goswami, manipulated the TRPs of Republic TV and Republic Bharat (Hindi)
The decision was taken in view of a programme aired on Republic Bharat on 6 September, 2019, which Ofcom said was in violation of its broadcasting norms
The Supreme Court said it will pronounce its order on Friday on a batch of petitions seeking initiation of criminal contempt proceedings against Kunal Kamra for his alleged scandalous tweets against the apex court.
Delhi HC to hear Bollywood producers' plea to restrain Republic TV, Times Now from making 'irresponsible remarks'
The court has directed the media houses to ensure that no defamatory content will be uploaded on social media platforms or displayed on their channels. The next hearing is scheduled for tomorrow.
Republic TV has stated that it will move the holiday court against the arrest
The petition, filed by Goswami and ARG Outlier Media which owns Republic TV, also alleged that one of the employees of the firm was tortured in police custody
Mumbai Police files chargesheet in Anvay Naik death case, says Arnab Goswami, other accused ignored suicide threat
The chargesheet said that Naik had told the accused that he would die by suicide if they don't pay his dues, but "they ignored his threat and told him to do whatever he wants"
Bail for some, jail for others: Understanding the skewed reasoning of the apex court's judicial process
While it is encouraging that the grant of bail has been prioritised in some cases, a number of other journalists are languishing in prison, with the top court doing little about their plight
'Don't intend to retract tweet or apologise': Kunal Kamra on contempt of court proceedings against him
In a letter posted on Twitter, the stand-up comedian also wished to volunteer the time that would be allotted to the hearing of his contempt case to other matters and parties who have not been as lucky and privileged as him to 'jump the queue'