Prasar Bharti

  • Prasar Bharti Chairperson Mrinal Pande to head Haridev Joshi University's advisory council 22-02-2014 07:42 AM

    Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva on Fridaynominated Prasar Bharti chairperson Mrinal Pande as thechairperson of the advisory council of Haridev JoshiUniversity of Journalism and Mass Communication, Jaipur. Alva also nominated senior journalist Kumar Ketkar, ChiefEditor of Dainik Divya Marathi, Siddharth Varadarajan, formereditor of The Hindu, Sachidananda Murthy, Resident Editor ofThe Week,...
  • Noted Hindi author Rajendra Yadav passes away 29-10-2013 10:34 AM

    Noted Hindi author Rajendra Yadav, a pioneer of the literary movement 'Nayi Kahani', died in New Delhi on Monday night. 84-year-old Yadav experienced difficulty in breathing last night and was rushed to hospital. However, he died on the way, his family said on Tuesday. Yadav is survived by his wife...
  • Shunglu panel blames Emaar, L-G for CWG mess 24-03-2011 07:14 AM

    New Delhi: The VK Shunglu Panel in its second report on irregularities in Commonwealth games has severely indicted the Delhi Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna for neglect and the developer of the games village EMAAR MGF for its tardy approach. The panel has fixed the overall loss caused to the exchequer...
  • PM refers Shunglu report on Lalli to CBI 18-02-2011 10:21 PM

    New Delhi: In a quick follow up action, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday referred to CBI the Shunglu Committee report that had indicted suspended Prasar Bharti chief BS Lalli and Doordarshan Director General Aruna Sharma in the award of broadcasting rights of Commonwealth Games causing Rs 135 crore loss...
  • Prasar Bharti CEO denies corruption charges 09-12-2010 05:55 PM

    New Delhi: Hours after President Pratibha Patil gave her assent for a Supreme Court inquiry into charges of financial irregularities against Prasar Bharti CEO BS Lalli, the officer came out strong in his defence. Lalli said, "I am sad that I have to face this after nearly 40 yrs of...
  • Presidential assent to remove Prasar Bharti CEO 09-12-2010 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: President Pratibha Patil has given her assent for a Supreme Court inquiry into charges of financial irregularities against Prasar Bharti CEO BS Lalli, causing a major embarrassment for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The President's assent came on a reference made by Manmohan Singh as required under the Prasar...
  • CWG broadcast scandal: CBI visits Prasar Bharti 26-10-2010 09:51 PM

    New Delhi: Trouble continues for Prasar Bharti chief BS Lalli. The Information and Boradcasting Ministry and the board chief Mrinal Pande have distanced themselves from the SIS Live Communications deal saying no documents were provided to them. This even as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has begun its investigation...
  • Prasar Bharti CEO defends CWG broadcasting deal 25-10-2010 09:05 PM

    New Delhi: The multi-crore Commonwealth Games broadcast deal followed all rules - Prasar Bharati CEO BS Lalli claims the payment was approved by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry. Following allegations of corruption involved in the Commonwealth Games broadcasting rights - Prasar Bharti CEO BS Lalli has come out to defend...
  • Broadcasting rights scam now hits CWG 22-10-2010 08:23 PM

    New Delhi: The High Definition Television (HDTV) coverage of the Commonwealth Games may have beamed better resolution images to your homes, but the credentials of the firm that bagged these telecast rights are hazy. The Income Tax (I-T) department investigating the broadcasting rights appears to have found that London based...
  • Dubious firm bagged CWG broadcasting rights 22-10-2010 02:18 PM

    New Delhi: The broadcasting rights for the Commonwealth Games are also under the scanner. The Income Tax department has found that Rs 246 crore contracts were given to London-based SIS Live despite its dubious legal status. Prasar Bharati allegedly cleared the payment, even though the firm was red-flagged in September....
  • Nimbus gets notice over racist ad 16-02-2007 06:07 PM

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  • Nimbus gets show-cause from Govt 14-02-2007 04:56 PM

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  • QOTD: Is DD monopolising cricket? 23-01-2007 09:12 AM

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  • DD and it's history of tussles 23-01-2007 09:04 AM

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  • FM music replaces J&K gunshots 27-10-2006 11:08 PM

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