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Jan 09, 2019
I&B Ministry proposes changes in Cinematograph Act to impose stricter penalties on film piracyThe I&B Ministry proposes to make film piracy offences punishable with imprisonment of three years and fines of up to Rs 10 lakh or both.
Oct 07, 2018
Bombay High Court issues notice to set up pre-screening committee for content released on online platformsBombay High Court Friday issued notices to the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting over a plea seeking regulation of the content of ‘web series’ or other programs which are broadcast directly through the internet.
Sep 05, 2018
Union minister Ramdas Athawale to move Supreme Court over usage of 'Dalit' to refer to Scheduled CastesThe Ministry of Information and Broadcasting had earlier suggested that the media use the word “Scheduled Castes (SC)”, in order to comply with he Bombay High Court's directions.
Sep 03, 2018
I&B ministry advises TV channels not to use the word 'Dalit', urges them to say 'Scheduled Caste' insteadThe advisory urges channels that they may refrain from using the term 'Dalit' while referring to people belonging to Scheduled Castes.
Jun 12, 2018
National Film Awards 2018 recipients who skipped ceremony yet to receive medals, citations by I&B MinistryMany of those who chose to skip the 65th National Film Awards have reportedly not received their medals and citations yet.
Jun 06, 2018
Narendra Modi government's plan to police fake news is problematic, a huge step towards censorshipThe problem with the Narendra Modi government taking upon itself the authority to police fake news is that it will now have the key to the closet.
May 16, 2018
New I&B minister Rajyavardhan Rathore asserts that govt has no plans to regulate news portalsNewly-appointed Information and Broadcasting (I&B) minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Tuesday stressed on media adopting self-regulation and asserted that the government has no plans to regulate news portals and media websites.
May 15, 2018
Smriti Irani exits I&B ministry: Controversy and gaffes marked actor-turned-politician's tenure as ministerSmriti Irani's gaffe marred tenure as information and broadcasting minister is coming to an end, with the Narendra Modi government replacing her with Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore at the helm of the ministry
May 14, 2018
Cabinet reshuffle: Smriti Irani removed from I&B ministry, Piyush Goyal gets additional charge as finance ministerHours before the Karnataka Assembly election 2018 results are going to be announced, there was a cabinet reshuffle in the Narendra Modi government.
May 03, 2018
NFDC MD Nina Lath Gupta issued fresh termination order by I&B Ministry; allegations of lapses withdrawnA fresh termination order has now been issued for NFDC MD Nina Lath Gupta, that makes no mention of the earlier allegations