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  • Naveen Jindal lodges complaint with EC against two news channels 18-03-2014 04:08 PM

    Congress MP and chairman of Jindal Steel and Power Naveen Jindal on Tuesday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission against two news channels belonging to a group for allegedly telecasting false news against him. "They have run 85 false news items against me since March 5, when code of...
  • CNN-IBN wins big at the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards 24-07-2013 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN, India's Most Awarded News Channel, has once again proved its supremacy in the 24X7 English news space by winning three awards at the sixth Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards held on Tuesday. At a grand ceremony held at the Taj Palace here, CNN-IBN journalists were recognised...
  • Network18 raises the bar, launches 'News 18' channel in UK 01-07-2013 09:26 AM

    It's a window into the world's largest democracy for audiences in the United Kingdom. 'News18' India brings its award-winning mix of news and commentary from one of India's most reputed media houses, Network18. ...
  • TAM hits out at TV channels for making false 'Number 1' claims 14-05-2013 09:43 AM

    New Delhi: At any given time, one would see a flurry of advertisements issued by different TV channels, all claiming to be number 1 at the same time. Now ratings agency TAM says that its data is being selectively used and misrepresented to make these tall claims. In an advisory...
  • A Tamil news channel walks alone and wins

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    Tamil Nadu's latest offering, PuthiyaThalaimurai ('new generation') topped the charts within a few weeks of launch and has sustained the lead in a television news...

  • Al Jazeera English to be available in India 17-11-2011 05:54 PM

    New Delhi: Qatar-based Al Jazeera Network on Thursday announced the launch of its news channel Al Jazeera English across India on Dish TV and plans to tie-up with other direct-to-home (DTH) platforms to spread its reach. The network is also considering launching a Hindi news channel in the country. "Al...
  • Bring TV under Press Council ambit: PCI Chief 30-10-2011 08:06 AM

    New Delhi: The Chairman of the Press Council of India Justice Markandey Katju has strongly criticised the way Television news channels function. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, he said that a proposal to bring the electronic media under the Press Council's ambit is pending before the Prime Minister....
  • New rules for broadcasters: Who decides on content violation? 12-10-2011 06:01 PM

    The cabinet has approved an Information and Broadcasting proposal which fixes the criteria for granting licences to TV channels. According to the new guidelines approved by the Cabinet on Friday, a channel can renew its broadcast licence only if it has less than five violations of the programming and advertisements...
  • Broadcasters unhappy with new TV norms 09-10-2011 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: Under attack over scams and corruption issues and also the Anna wave, the UPA has decided to go in for image correction by issuing new guidelines for issuing licence to TV channels. But one of its proposals has angered the Broadcast Editors' Association. The UPA watched the spreading...
  • PM Manmohan Singh to meet Editors tomorrow 28-06-2011 07:12 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is expected to speak on major issues when he meets a group of senior editors on Wednesday. "I am hoping that it will become the preferred format for regular interactions between the groups of editors and the Prime Minister," Media Advisor to the Prime...
  • ICC allows news channels access to Ind-Pak match 29-03-2011 10:51 PM

    New Delhi: The deadlock between electronic media and ICC over coverage of Wednesday's Indo-Pak World Cup cricket semifinal got resolved on Tuesday, following a request from the Indian Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Ambika Soni. Ambika Soni proposed a 24-hour 'truce' in a dispute created by Indian non-rights holders (NRH)...
  • IBN7 is new No.1 Hindi News Channel 16-07-2010 02:03 PM

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  • Watch: Mamata alleges journos tried to kill her 15-10-2009 09:28 AM

    The journalists claimed they were only trying to cover Mamata's meeting. ...
  • BMW hit-and-run: Justice mowed down? 21-07-2009 01:33 AM

    HC says Sanjeev Nanda is not guilty of homicide, reduces his sentence. ...