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Apr 06, 2019
Is NaMo TV legal? First, ask if it's a news channel or advertisement and what grey areas it inhabitsIf the MIB has chosen to wash its hands off the issue by claiming that NaMo TV is an advertisement platform, it is an unfortunate instance of under-regulation.
Oct 21, 2018
#MeToo in India: NCW urges I&B ministry to direct print publications and production houses to form internal complaints committeesThe National Commission for Women has urged the Information and Broadcasting Ministry to direct print, publication and production houses to form an internal committee to probe complaints of sexual harassment at workplace.
Sep 28, 2018
Centre releases fresh video of army's 2016 surgical strikes across LoC ahead of event's second anniversary, says 'footage is authentic'The government on Thursday released a fresh video clip of the 2016 surgical strikes on terror launch pads in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, two days ahead of the military action's second anniversary.
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.
Jul 15, 2018
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says govt has no plans to control social media, slams Congress for creating 'environment of fear'Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore also took a swipe at the Congress for 'creating an environment of fear' said the party has 'no better issue.'
Jul 14, 2018
Supreme Court warns govt against monitoring social media, says it will make India a 'surveillance State'Supreme Court dismissed the government's plan to monitor and track social media in India will make the country a "surveillance state"
Jul 13, 2018
SC says setting up social media hub is like 'creating a surveillance state'Earlier, on 18 June, the apex court had refused to accord urgent hearing on the plea.
Jun 11, 2018
Bombay HC urges I&B ministry to issue directive to media stopping usage of the word 'Dalit'The Bombay High Court has asked the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to consider issuing a direction to media to stop using the word 'Dalit', following a circular advising government officials against using the word.
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