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Jan 04, 2019
Rajyavardhan Rathore says no consensus reached on recommendations for CBFC functioning by Shyam Benegal committeeGovernment said the recommendations of the Shyam Benegal-headed panel on the functioning of CBFC require amendment in the Cinematograph Act and consensus on them could not be reached after two rounds of consultative meetings on the issue in 2017
Jun 12, 2018
Press Council of India likely to issue advisory asking media not to use the word 'Dalit' in reportsThe Press Council of India (PCI) is likely to issue an advisory to the media to abstain from using the word 'Dalit' in their reports.
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.
Nov 09, 2017
Smriti Irani says Gujarat traders ready to embrace GST, Congress inciting them against BJP govtUnion Textiles Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday alleged that though small businessmen and traders in Surat are ready to embrace GST, Congress leaders are trying to "incite" them against the BJP government in Gujarat, which goes to polls next month.
Aug 14, 2017
Pehredaar Piya Ki: Smriti Irani forwards petition calling for ban on show after 1.25 lakh signatures?Smriti Irani has reportedly forwarded the online petition calling for the ban of Pehredaar Piya Ki to the Broadcasting Content Complaints Council, after the petition garnered over 1.25 lakh signatures
Jul 18, 2017
Cabinet reshuffle likely in Monsoon Session: Venkaiah Naidu's nomination vacates two key portfoliosNaidu, whose candidature as the NDA's vice presidential candidate was announced on Monday, currently holds charge of the ministries of Information and Broadcasting and Urban Development.
May 09, 2017
Indian Government has requested internet users to not forward malicious content on social mediaUnion minister Rajyavardhan Rathore today exhorted netizens to be "soldiers" by not forwarding "malicious" content circulated by "enemies" on social media.
Apr 20, 2017
Modi govt bans use of beacon lights: Security given to VIPs will not be reduced, says Venkaiah NaiduThe government has no plans to cut back on security to VIPs, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said, a day after the Centre banned the use of beacon lights atop all vehicles, except emergency vehicles like ambulances and fire brigade.
Mar 27, 2017
Ban on illegal slaughterhouses: Venkaiah Naidu says it's wrong to give communal colour to govt decisionUnion Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said that it is wrong to give a "communal" colour to the Uttar Pradesh government's decision to shutdown illegal slaughterhouses in the state.
Nov 04, 2016
Mumbai Press Club condemns one-day ban on NDTV IndiaAn Inter-ministerial committee of the Information and Broadcasting ministry had recommended on Thursday that a leading Hindi news channel be taken off air for a day after it concluded that the broadcaster had revealed "strategically-sensitive" details while covering the Pathankot terrorist attack.