Prasar Bharati mulling `krishi` channel for farmers

Doordarshan could soon launch a channel devoted exclusively to farmers and agriculture with public broadcaster Prasar Bharati actively considering such a proposal.

Modi`s DD interview row to be probed? Prasar Bharti to decide today

Prasar Bharti on Monday is likely to take a final call on whether a probe is required on the row surrounding the interview of Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, by Doordarshan.

Venkaiah Naidu calls Prasar Bharti a "Prachar Bharti" of Congress

BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday called public broadcaster Prasar Bharti a "Prachar Bharti" of the Congress for perpetually projecting the latter for past ten years and completely wiping out BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from its coverage.

Narendra Modi compares `DD censoring his interview` to Emergency-era suppression

Amid the raging controversy over state broadcaster Doordarshan editing out portions of his interview before telecast, BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said that the development reminded him of the Emergency.

Goa orders probe into Tehelka incident

Goa government on Thursday ordered a preliminary inquiry into the alleged sexual assault by Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal on a woman journalist.

Journalists bodies condemn Tarun Tejpal, demand probe, prosecution

Two journalists` bodies condemned the alleged "grave" sexual assault involving `Tehelka` editor Tarun Tejpal against a woman journalist of his magazine.

Sexual harassment charges cost Tejpal Prasar Bharti membership

The expose of his alleged sexual assault on his junior colleague has cost Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal membership of the Prasar Bharti Board.

ESPN, Star made party in plea against sharing sports telecast

The Delhi High Court has allowed the plea of Star India Pvt Ltd and its sister concern ESPN Software India Pvt Ltd to be made party in a case dealing with implementation of a law which provides for mandatory sharing of feed of cricket matches held in India with Prasar Bharati.

Prasar Bharti to be overhauled soon

A number of measures like improved content, setting up of a recruitment board, and filling up of vacant posts have been announced to invigorate Prasar Bharti - the country`s public broadcaster.

CBI to close graft case on ex-Prasar Bharti chief

The CBI has decided to close the case of alleged fraud and criminal conspiracy against the then Prasar Bharti CEO B S Lalli in awarding broadcasting rights contract of Commonwealth Games.

Disclose CVC report on Lalli: CIC to Govt

The CIC has directed the govt to make public the report of the CVC on the working of the Prasar Bharti which reportedly indicted its fmr CEO BS Lalli.

SC to examine witnesses on irregularities by Lalli

The Supreme Court will soon start
cross examination of government witnesses on allegations of financial irregularities against suspended Prasar Bharati CEO B S Lalli.

SC asks govt to file CBI report on suspended on BS Lalli

The Supreme Court Friday directed the government to file the CBI report on the probe into alleged irregularities committed by suspended Prasar Bharati CEO B S Lalli in running the public broadcaster.

Case against tainted Prasar Bharti chief soon: CBI

The CBI will soon file a case
against suspended Prasar Bharti CEO B S Lalli in connection
with alleged irregularities in the award of broadcasting
rights of Commonwealth Games reportedly resulting in a loss.

CWG: BJP demands prosecution of guilty Prasar Bharti officials

BJP on Tuesday demanded early
prosecution of Prasar Bharti officials found guilty by the
Shunglu Committee of allegedly causing a loss of several crore
rupees in awarding Commonwealth Games broadcasting rights.

New HR policy for Prasar Bharti staff in 3-4 months: Official

Discussions on new recruitment rules
and service conditions for the employees of Prasar Bharti were
in "advanced stages", a senior official said here on Saturday.

Rajiv Takru new officiating CEO of Prasar Bharti

Rajiv Takru, Additional Secretary in I&B Ministry was appointed the officiating CEO of the Prasar Bharti.

Prez suspends Lalli as CEO of Prasar Bharti

President Pratibha Patil signed the order for suspension of Prasar Bharti CEO B S Lalli.

Par panel pulls up Prasar Bharti over not conforming to PB Act

A Parliamentary panel pulled up Prasar Bharti for non-implementation of the Prasar
Bharti Act with regard to recruitment regulations and service conditions of its employees.

Lalli faces SC inquiry, says truth will come out

SC will probe charges of financial
mismanagement against Prasar Bharti CEO.