Publicise unsung freedom fighters from TN: Minister

Union Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting and Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying, L Murugan, has said Doordarshan Podhigai should carry out the work of taking to the public details about the sacrifice and valour of unsung freedom fighters from Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Power under new digital rules not applicable for States: Centre

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting wrote to Chief Secretaries of all states and administrators of all Union Territories (UTs) clarifying that the powers under Part III of IT (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021 are administered by the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Continue Reading

Relaxations announced for cinema halls in new guidelines

The Union government has announced relaxations for cinema halls and other places in its new Covid-19 regulations released this evening. Continue Reading

Advisory against ‘misleading’ online gaming ads

Taking a strong stand against misleading advertisements on online gaming, the Centre on Friday, has issued an advisory to all private satellite TV channels stating that no advertisement should present online gaming for real money winnings as an income opportunity or an alternative employment option. Continue Reading

Panel to review guidelines on TRP ratings in India

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Wednesday constituted a committee to review “Guidelines on Television Rating Agencies in India” notified by the Ministry in 2014. Continue Reading