TV channels

Do not air condom ads from 6 am to 10 pm, govt tells TV channels

Do not air condom ads from 6 am to 10 pm, govt tells TV channels

The government on Monday strictly asked TV channels not to air advertisements selling and promoting condoms.

Dec 11, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
Pakistani, Saudi TV channels advocating Salafist Islam, anti-India propaganda illegally in Kashmir

Pakistani, Saudi TV channels advocating Salafist Islam, anti-India propaganda illegally in Kashmir

The security agencies, which are fighting tooth and nail, to tackle the increasing terrorist activities in Jammu and Kashmir, are facing another grave threat - telecast of banned Pakistani and Saudi Arabia TV channels in the Valley.

May 05, 2017, 09:47 AM IST
New technology lets you change TV channels with your mind

New technology lets you change TV channels with your mind

 A new technology that reads brain-waves to allow users to change TV channels with their mind has been developed in the UK.

Jun 22, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

Cash-for-votes scam: Naidu's purported conversation adds new twist

A purported conversation in an audio tape between Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and nominated MLA Elvys Stephenson, aired in a section of local TV channels, gave a new twist to the cash-for-votes controversy on Sunday.

Jun 08, 2015, 03:07 AM IST
Disney plans Marvel, 'Star Wars' TV channels

Disney plans Marvel, 'Star Wars' TV channels

Disney is reportedly mulling over the idea of TV channels dedicated entirely to Marvel and "Star Wars".

May 18, 2015, 08:38 AM IST

Number of TV channels rises by 37 in one year

Mushrooming of private TV channels continued in the past year, with their number rising from 784 in December to 821 by the beginning of this month.

Dec 07, 2014, 11:06 AM IST

Election Commission to scan TV channels for prompt action

The Election Commission will monitor six TV news channels, besides reviewing complaints through e-mail to the CEO, to deal with incidents promptly in coordination with the district magistrates during the second phase poll in West Bengal tomorrow.

Apr 23, 2014, 23:59 PM IST

Media has neither been gagged nor can ever be: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday sought to play down the issue of advisory issued to TV channels by the Union government, saying the media has neither been gagged nor it can ever be.

Nov 09, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

Tewari accuses Narendra Modi of curbing media freedom in Gujarat

Hitting back at Narendra Modi who had attacked the government over an advisory issued to TV channels, Union minister Manish Tewari today accused the BJP leader of curbing media freedom in Gujarat.

Nov 08, 2013, 18:58 PM IST

DD to increase channels on DTH service in staggered manner

Public broadcaster Prasar Bharati is planning to increase "significantly" the number of channels offered through its free-to-air DTH service, by auctioning them in a staggered manner.

Aug 11, 2013, 16:14 PM IST

Showcause notice to channels run by Saradha group

The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has issued showcause notices to the channels run by West Bengal-based Saradha group.

Jun 04, 2013, 21:31 PM IST

WB govt decides to take over 2 TV channels of Saradha Group

The West Bengal government on Thursday decided to take over two television channels of scam-tainted Saradha Group which are facing closure.

May 23, 2013, 15:46 PM IST

Omar slams TV channels over Bansal`s resignation

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday slammed television news channels for announcing the resignation of Pawan Kumar Bansal as the Union Railways Minister "hours" before he actually did so.

May 11, 2013, 19:39 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee blasts media for `news pollution`

Mamata Banerjee took a swipe at a section of the media, particularly some electronic news channels, for targetting her govt by dishing out "canards.

Oct 15, 2012, 19:43 PM IST

`Complaints on obscenity, nudity maximum against TV channels`

Complaints related to obscene scenes and nudity comprised almost half of the complaints received by Broadcasting Content Complaints Council during its first year of functioning.

Aug 12, 2012, 14:13 PM IST

Not more than 12 minutes to ads per hour: TRAI to TV channels

In a statement, TRAI said as per the Standards of Quality of Service Regulations 2012, "The duration of advertisements in the TV channels is to be limited to 12 minutes per clock hour."

May 14, 2012, 21:43 PM IST

‘Restrain TV channels from terror coverage’

Upset over the coverage of the
attack on an Israeli diplomat`s car, Delhi Police have
complained to NBSA
asking it to restrain TV channels from telecasting "unverified
and unconfirmed" information.

Feb 26, 2012, 10:59 AM IST

China limits entertainment programs on TV channels

All media in China, including the television channels is
state owned.

Oct 25, 2011, 18:28 PM IST

Govt toughens entry of new TV channels

The government has decided to increase the net worth criteria for those seeking permission to run TV channels in the country.

Oct 07, 2011, 20:35 PM IST

Anna effect: Graft issue dominated newspapers & TV channels

The study was done based on coverage in six television news channels and six newspapers.

Sep 30, 2011, 17:59 PM IST