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Govt mulling forming guidelines for digital news and OTT platforms informs union minister Prakash Javadekar on National Press Day
Prakash Javadekar indirectly condemned the malicious witch-hunt on journalists at the behest of the Maharashtra government
Online news portals, entertainment content platforms brought under the control of I&B ministry, govt issues notification
Government brings online content including news portals under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting asks NBSA to take action against Aaj Tak for violating HC order on Hathras case reporting
The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting had asked the authority to take appropriate action against the channel after received a complaint filed by Congress party supporter Saket Gokhale.
‘We don’t know if it is possible but we are issuing notice’: Supreme Court accepts petition seeking regulation of OTT content
"We don't know if it is possible but we are issuing notice." CJI said on censoring OTT content.
Sudarshan TV case: Supreme Court defers hearing till October 5, channel to respond to IB Ministry notice by Sep 28
The Court further ruled that the earlier order, which called for an injunction on the remaining episodes of 'UPSC Jihad', will remain operational until the next hearing.
Sudarshan TV, in its defence, had submitted that it is an investigative story and is important to national security as there is a lot of foreign funding involved.
“Don’t start the tradition of pre-censorship”- Sudarshan News editor’s letter to I&B ministry after clarification was sought on “UPSC Jihad” show before telecast
Sudarshan News editor had told I&B ministry that there is precedence of asking clarification before telecast of a show
Read Sudarshan TV’s statement as Ministry of I and B allows the broadcast of channel’s programme on ‘UPSC jihad’
The Delhi High Court had earlier passed an order to stay the broadcast of the programme.
‘Romantic Rape’: Read how an Odia TV channel was caught promoting a talk show that was ‘romanticizing’ rape
Further in the clip, the male actor tries to explain to the female actor that a rape scene cannot be romantic and he always wanted to be a 'hero', not a villain. To which the female actor replies, "so you wanted to do a romantic rape scene, not a usual rape scene like the villains do".
GOI bans TikTok and 58 other Chinese apps, says they engage in activities that threaten Indian national sovereignty, integrity and defence
The Ministry of Information Technology stated that 59 apps including TikTok that have been banned by the GOI.