After India Today ‘Fake TRP scam’, BARC to pause weekly television ratings of news channels and review current standards of measuring viewership
BARC will now stop publishing the weekly individual ratings for all news channels as they review their rating system that will take 8-12 weeks
TRP Scam: Hansa Research Group complaint, on the basis of which FIR was filed, mentions only India Today, Republic TV not mentioned
The complaint by Hansa research finds no mention of Republic TV network but mentions India Today on at least 2 occasions.
India Today confirms OpIndia newsbreak, admits being fined by BARC for viewership malpractice: Read details
OpIndia had exposed how a penalty of five lakhs was imposed on India Today by BARC in relation to the allegations of viewership malpractice.
After outrage, Mumbai police focuses on detailing allegations against India Today in remand notice, says no clean chit to any channel yet on TRP...
The remand note by Mumbai police in TRP scam names Republic TV without any specific charges, names India Today with details
After this report, India Today may allege that Republic TV pays YouTube Rs 500-700 to boost its viewership: Read details
The channel was at the centre of a furore when Mumbai Police Commissioner asserted that Republic TV paid Rs 400 to Rs 500 as a part of its efforts to manipulate TRP
Hansa Research Group said that as a result of an investigation conducted by them and BARC, the TRP manipulation came to light
India Today was held guilty of viewership malpractice after show-cause notice, was asked to pay Rs 5,00,000 fine to BARC: Exclusive details
India Today went on overdrive trying to shield itself after they had made a fool of themselves and gone after Republic TV and Arnab Goswami in the TRP scam issue
‘Param Bir Singh is scared about truth coming out’: Republic TV to file defamation case against Mumbai police commissioner over ‘fake TRP racket’ allegations
Republic TV said that BARD has not named Republic TV in any report on TRP manipulations, and Mumbai police making false allegations
Mumbai Police commissioner says Republic TV used fake TRP data to gain No 1 spot, Arnab Goswami to be summoned
Mumbai police have summoned Republic TV promoters and directors for questioning, informed Param Bir Singh.
As per the BARC data for 'Week-39' for English News, Republic TV has a substantial lead over India Today in terms of viewership.