NBSA

  • Kejriwal seeks guidelines on opinion polls March 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Monday urged the Election Commission to ensure a code for the telecast and publication of opinion polls ahead of the Lok Sabha election. In a separate letter, the former Delhi chief minister asked the News Broadcasting Standards Authority to probe...
  • News broadcasting fraternity condoles death of JS Verma April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: News broadcasting fraternity on Monday condoled the death of Justice (Retd) JS Verma who passed away after a brief illness. Justice Verma was appointed the first Chairperson of the News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA), a self regulatory body set up by News Broadcasters Association on October 2, 2008. "In...
  • NBSA to examine Jindal Steel's extortion charge against Zee News October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) on Friday took up Jindal Steel's complaint against Zee News. Jindal Steel had filed an extortion case against the television news channel with the Press Council of India. However, in a press release, NBSA said, "The complaint filed by Jindal Steel Ltd regarding...
  • Probe both Salman Khurshid and the TV channel: Justice Katju October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Press Council of India (PCI) Chairman Markandey Katju has said that both, TV Today and Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid, must be probed over corruption allegations against the latter. TV Today had conducted a sting operation which revealed alleged misuse of funds at an NGO run by Khurshid...
  • 'Restrain TV channels from terror coverage' February 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Upset over the coverage of the attack on an Israeli diplomat's car, Delhi Police have complained to News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) asking it to restrain TV channels from telecasting "unverified and unconfirmed" information. Though no specific news item was mentioned, police claimed that time and again reporters of...