Follow Us:

Tag: Media

17 Results

  • Open secret

    Open secret

    The BCCI has moved heaven and earth to get the IPL going for a second time in the current season since it came to be interrupted, having previously brazened it out when India struggled against the killer disease

    September 26, 2021
  • Pak govt punished media for criticising policies, claims editorial

    Pak govt punished media for criticising policies, claims editorial

    The proposed law gives sweeping powers to the body to control independent media organisations through coercive measures, the editorial stated

    August 15, 2021
  • Congress slams govt for IT raids on media houses

    Congress slams govt for IT raids on media houses

    The IT raid on Dainik Bhaskar highlights the dangerous, dismissive, and draconian nature of the BJP government."

    July 22, 2021
  • ‘Asian media appear to be weathering storms better than expected’: Experts discuss Covid’s impact on media

    ‘Asian media appear to be weathering storms better than expected’: Experts discuss Covid’s impact on media

    The session was co-organized by China Daily, University of International Business and Economics, Shanghai International Studies University and Asia News Network.

    December 24, 2020
  • Routine, required

    Routine, required

    “Any attack on the freedom of the Press is detrimental to the national interest, democracy cannot survive without a free and fearless media… a robust and vibrant media is as important as an independent judiciary in consolidating democracy and strengthening Constitutional rule of law,” the Vice-President said.

    November 18, 2020
  • Media matters

    Media matters

    Given the state of play in the content-generation/ dissemination industry, the case for an independent regulatory mechanism has, despite the acute discomfort of industry professionals and media organisations, gained massive traction.

    November 13, 2020
  • Media in focus

    Media in focus

    The Council has drawn attention to several breaches which include narrating a one-sided story, relying on gossip, giving excessive publicity to the victim, suspects and witnesses, conducting a parallel trial and seeking to sensationalise reports.

    September 1, 2020
  • Assam media forum bats for MCI to curb ethical violations

    Assam media forum bats for MCI to curb ethical violations

    The forum warned that unless there is a comprehensive set of guidelines covering electronic media and digital platform along with the print, transgressions might continue which would only put media persons at risk of official strong arm action.

    August 20, 2020
  • Options before mainstream media

    Options before mainstream media

    While media is a business and has bills to pay like all businesses, it is not just any business. Unless content curators drive the company, the knowledge – as opposed to merely information – space which is up for grabs across the Indian media landscape cannot be occupied.

    August 14, 2020
  • Press Council of India member resigns citing ‘deep crisis’ in media

    Press Council of India member resigns citing ‘deep crisis’ in media

    BR Gupta was appointed as a PCI member for a three-year term on May 30, 2018.

    June 4, 2020
  • SC seeks Centre’s reply on PIL filed by journalists’ bodies on job loss, wage cuts in media during lockdown

    SC seeks Centre’s reply on PIL filed by journalists’ bodies on job loss, wage cuts in media during lockdown

    The PIL has sought a direction to all persons publishing newspapers or engaged with media work including digital media and employing journalists and non-journalists for this purpose to treat all termination of service notices issued, resignation from services received from employees pursuant to a request from the employers whether oral or in writing, all wage reductions, all directions to go on leave without pay, taking place after the announcement of the 25 lockdown as suspended with immediate effect until further orders.

    April 27, 2020
  • Worst kind of occupational hazard: Union minister seeks insurance for journalists covering pandemic

    Worst kind of occupational hazard: Union minister seeks insurance for journalists covering pandemic

    The Delhi government started COVID-19 testing for mediapersons from Wednesday after 53 journalists tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Mumbai.

    April 24, 2020
  • COVID-19 impact on print media will be low: KPMG report

    COVID-19 impact on print media will be low: KPMG report

    For the print media, digital presence is now more critical and could translate into greater monetisation opportunities, added the report.

    April 13, 2020
  • Wall Street Journal reporters expelled from China after controversial headline

    Wall Street Journal reporters expelled from China after controversial headline

    The newspaper's publisher said the outlet was 'deeply disappointed' with China's decision and that none of the journalists being expelled had 'any involvement' with the opinion piece in question.

    February 24, 2020
  • Govt urges media to maintain nCoV patient’s privacy

    Govt urges media to maintain nCoV patient’s privacy

    The secretary said this when asked to share the details of the first novel Coronavirus patient in Kerala.

    January 30, 2020
  • Rs 124 crore assets of media group attached in bank fraud case

    Rs 124 crore assets of media group attached in bank fraud case

    The case pertains to Pixion Media Pvt Ltd, Pearl Media Pvt Ltd, Mahuaa Media Pvt Ltd, Pixion Vision Pvt Ltd, Pearl Studio Pvt Ltd, Pearl Vision Pvt Ltd, Century Communication Ltd, and its directors PK Tewari, Anand Tewari, Abhishek Tewari, and others.

    December 31, 2019
  • Curbs on media in J-K in national interest, PCI tells SC

    Curbs on media in J-K in national interest, PCI tells SC

    The PCI in support of its application also cited norms of journalistic conduct Clause 23, which prescribes self-regulation in reporting by journalists on sensitive issues.

    August 24, 2019