Exclusive rights over yoga and pranic exercises, which are derivatives of ancient technique of yoga in India, cannot be claimed under the Copyright Act, the Delhi High Court has held.
Song writers, artistes and performers, deprived of their dues so far, can now claim royalty for their creations.
Bill providing for certain important amendments to the Copyright Act, was on Thursday approved by the Rajya Sabha.
The government on Thursday gave its nod to the Copyright Amendment Bill along with two other bills.
A bill to amend the Copyright Act is expected to be tabled in the parliament.
Filmmaker and composer Vishal Bhardwaj says that the Copyright Amendment Bill, if passed in Lok Sabha, would certainly be a blessing for lyricists and music directors of the the Indian film industry.
Aamir Khan will rejoin the Copyright Act panel after his fellow panelists submitted a letter to K Sibal.
Day in Pics: 24th October
Showbiz World - October 24, 2014
Aamir Khan's sensational 'PK' posters