electronic media

Separate law for protection of journalists demanded

Journalists on Monday protested against the attacks on media personnel across the country and Assam in particular and demanded a separate law for their protection while carrying out their duties.

Jun 29, 2015, 17:34 PM IST

Odisha to have new advertisement policy for electronic and print media

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday directed the Information and Public Relations Department to make a new advertisement policy for the electronic and print media.

Jun 23, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

'PCI considering proposal to bring electronic media under it'

The Press Council of India is in the process of considering its earlier proposal for amendments to the Press Council Act to bring electronic media under its jurisdiction, Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Rathore said on Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

TV reporters may be banned from Bihar Assembly

TV reporters may be banned from Bihar Assembly

Feb 19, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Journalist Diptosh Majumdar dead

Journalist Diptosh Majumdar, who was national affairs editor with NewsX television channel, died Sunday following illness, his colleagues said. He was 56.

Feb 08, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Little exercise and heavy use of electronic media could lead to health risks in kids

Researchers have shown that low levels of physical activity combined with heavy use of electronic media and sedentary behaviour are linked to an increased risk for type 2 diabetes and vascular diseases already in 6-8 year-old children.

May 21, 2014, 12:46 PM IST

Too much electronic media can lead to poorer well being in children

A new study suggests that use of electronic media, such as watching television, using computers and playing electronic games, can lead to poorer well-being in children.

Mar 19, 2014, 13:31 PM IST

Politicians not a threat to media: Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said politicians aren`t as much of a threat to the "independent media" as "spare cash" being used to "mop up" electronic and print media groups.

Feb 25, 2014, 22:30 PM IST

Shinde`s remarks directed at BJP`s `paid team`: Congress

Amid an uproar over Sushilkumar Shinde`s threat to "crush" the electronic media, Congress on Tuesday said his statement was directed at BJP`s "paid team".

Feb 25, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

Azad slams electronic media for not propagating UPA`s policies

Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday criticised the electronic media for not propagating UPA government`s family welfare and health programmes on their channels.

Feb 23, 2014, 20:52 PM IST

Kids’ still addicted to digital media but total `screen time` decreased: Study

As kids are getting addicted to smartphones and other digital devices, a new study has revealed that their overall `screen time` has reduced over the last two years.

Oct 29, 2013, 19:00 PM IST

Self-regulation is no regulation: Katju

"Self regulation" as practised by the electronic media is a "ploy" to escape accountability, Markandey Katju on Wednesday claimed.

Jan 16, 2013, 21:20 PM IST

`Breaking news syndrome hinders fight against terrorism`

Corporatisation, politicisation and trivialisation of the Indian electronic media are hindering the fight against terrorism in India, said Lt General (Retd) SS Mehta.

Nov 10, 2012, 13:11 PM IST

Electronic media can`t substitute serious publications: Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari said there remains a demand for serious publications on topical issues to quench the thirst of people seeking in depth analysis of daily news.

Sep 20, 2012, 15:31 PM IST

Katju pitches for bringing electronic media under PCI purview

Pitching for bringing the electronic media under the ambit of Press Council of India, its Chairman Markandey Katju said he took up the issue with the PM.

Sep 10, 2012, 17:46 PM IST

Advani concerned over `sensationalism` in media

Expressing concern over "sensational
presentation of news", LK Advani said that it is the electronic media which has to be blamed for it.

Apr 10, 2012, 00:36 AM IST

Bangalore violence: HC notices to Centre, media

Karnataka High Court on Thursday ordered
issue of notices to Union government, Information and
Broadcasting Ministry, the state government, print and
electronic media.

Mar 08, 2012, 20:23 PM IST

`Electronic media ignoring CPI poll coverage`

The party today filed a complaint with the Election Commission, demanding setting up of the committee comprising a
retired justice of the SC.

Jan 24, 2012, 15:55 PM IST

`Electronic media should be under PC’s purview`

Press Council chairman Markandey Katju thought TV debates were frivolous.

Oct 30, 2011, 11:43 AM IST

Cop, six others get 7-yr jail term for dacoity, blackmailing

A local court has
sentenced a head constable and six other persons, mostly from
electronic media, to seven years rigorous imprisonment for
dacoity and blackmailing.

Mar 14, 2011, 20:26 PM IST