media-laws

The I&B and Textiles Minister said the time has come to put laws, ethics and rules into place to balance the media industry

exchange4media Staff May 11, 2018 8:59 AM

Views mixed on control mechanisms for curbing paid news in media

While some media players have called for strict enforcement mechanisms to monitor & restrict the proliferation of paid news, others insist curbing paid news should be self enforced & a moral responsibility of the media industry

Abid Hasan Jun 30, 2014 7:58 AM

How good is the consultation paper on media laws?

While the Govt has raised sensitive issues in the consultation paper, some important acts such as PRB Act & Sec 85 Act are left untouched, say media experts, who feel the paper is not a comprehensive one

Abid Hasan Jun 23, 2014 9:32 AM

Indian democracy owes a great deal to freedom of press: Govt paper on media laws

The Paper issued by Law Commission of India raises some select concerns, and poses a set of questions that will help foster a larger public debate amongst stakeholders

exchange4media Staff Jun 12, 2014 9:33 AM

Govt initiates discussions on media laws, releases Consultation Paper

The Paper raises concerns on issues such as self-regulation, paid news, opinion polls, cross media ownership, social media, and regulations surrounding Government-owned media

exchange4media Staff Jun 11, 2014 9:17 AM