Proposal for annual police check for PIB renewal scrapped

 The government has scrapped a proposal under which journalists accredited to Press Information Bureau (PIB) would have to undergo police verification every year for renewal.

MHA insisting on yearly police verification of journalists

Departing from the past practice, the Home Ministry is now insisting that journalists accredited with the Press Information Bureau (PIB) will have to get their police verification done every year for renewal, a move that may make it difficult for the scribes to have easy access to central ministries and departments.

Army releases news, photos of BrahMos test firing, withdraws

The Indian Army today released photographs and a statement concerning "successful" test firing of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile, only to withdraw them later without assigning any reasons.

Govt ads on Independence Day to be designed by general public

For the first time, government advertisements which will appear on Independence Day will be based on designs made by the general public.

PIB launches mobile version of website to help cellphone users

The Press Information Bureau (PIB) has launched a mobile version of its website to help cellphone users seamlessly access information on the move.

A Dhanasekaran new Asst Dir of PIB, Port Blair

A Dhanasekaran joined as the new
Assistant Director of Press Information Bureau (PIB), Port
Blair, official sources said on Tuesday.