Bombay HC stays provisions of new IT Rules requiring digital media houses to follow Code of Ethics, refuses to stay other Rules
The Bombay High Court stayed Rules 9(1) and 9(3) of the new IT Rules that deal with adherence to Code of Ethics by digital media
I&B Ministry gives 15 days to Digital Media publishers and Streaming platforms to give details of compliance with new IT rules
Information Technology Rules, 2021, included separate guidelines for Social Media, Digital Media, and Streaming platforms
Circus of the damned: Mainstream media welcomes new digital media guidelines but begs to be exempt, left leaning outlets are heartbroken
Members of Digital News Publishers' Association (DNPA) met Prakash Javadekar recently over the new guidelines for Digital Media.
"Though BuzzFeed is a profitable company, we don't have the resources to support another two years of losses," said Peretti announcing his decision to lay off 47 HuffPost employees.
Defence analyst Nitin Gokhale and journalist Ashutosh say they will sue Caravan India for allegedly misquoting them: Details
The article in Caravan magazine, written by its editor Hartosh Singh Bal, claims that the government's move to regulate fake news and web portals is aimed to act against people who are writing against the government.
The Wire falsely claimed that the ministry will select members for the self-regulating body of the digital media portals under the guidelines
DIGIPUB, with VC accused of money laundering and links to Gautam Navlakha, wants new Digital Media rules repealed: Details
The letter was signed by Dhanya Rajendran of TNM, Prabir Purkayastha of NewsClick, Ritu Kapur and Abhinandan Sekhri.
‘Follow Indian law, no more double standards’: Full details of new guidelines for tech-giants, OTT platforms and digital media
"Social media platforms are welcome to do business in India but they need to follow the Constitution and laws of India", said Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.
WhiteHatJr has filed a 20 crore defamation suit against Poonia.
HuffPost India is shutting down its operations from the 24th of November, an announcement on its website read.