Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 19:50
The I&B Ministry is planning to support a demand of broadcasters that government reconsider its decision to grant security clearance of only three years to news channels instead of the entire duration of their licence.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 18:48
Union Minister Manish Tewari on Sunday warned the Punjab government against "forcible" acquisition of land in nine villages of Ludhiana district along the Sidhwan canal for setting up an industrial park and a township.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 18:47
Corporate as well as surrogate political ownership of media are "inescapable" realities, Union minister Manish Tewari said and asked media industry to devise ways to separate commercial considerations and editorial autonomy.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 20:29
Following the non-utilisation of funds he provided for development works here, Information and Broadcasting minister and Ludhiana MP Manish Tewari on Thursday asked Municipal Commissioner to return them if they were not used properly.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 23:03
Prasar Bharati chief Jawhar Sircar Tuesday denied any rift with the information and broadcasting ministry, and termed the leakage of his letter to the ministry as "unfortunate".
Last Updated: Monday, July 01, 2013, 22:19
Indian Administrative Service officer Bimal Julka Monday took charge as the secretary, information and broadcasting ministry.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 29, 2013, 21:16
Information and Broadcasting minister Manish Tewari on Saturday held consultations with representatives of print and the broadcasting industry on the issue of increasing FDI limits in media sector.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 20:45
Bimal Julka, an IAS officer of 1979 batch of Madhya Pradesh cadre, will be the next Information and Broadcasting Secretary succeeding Uday Kumar Varma who retires in June.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 22:38
The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has cancelled the licences of 20 Multi System Operators (MSOs) for not meeting the conditions for providing digitised cable services.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2013, 12:28
Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Manish Tewari has called for a robust self regulation regime for media organisations in the country.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 17:16
The Indian Cinema`s success lies not in acceptance among a larger global audience but in its unique cinematic approach, a senior government official said today.
Last Updated: Friday, April 05, 2013, 22:34
The digitisation process being ushered in by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry was providing DTH companies advantage over local cable operators, the Cable Operators Federation of India (COFI) Friday claimed.
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