The authority also said that MIB should not put any artificial restriction on the licence condition for DTH operators

exchange4media Staff May 27, 2020 12:42 PM


The amendments proposed have also increased the monetary penalty amount up to fifty thousand rupees

exchange4media Staff Jan 16, 2020 8:01 AM


Ahead of 2019 elections, MIB has decided to revise the advertisement rates leading to an increase in rates of around 11% over the rates of 2017.

exchange4media Staff Jan 26, 2019 12:11 PM


ZMCL got four licences, Baba Ramdev-owned Vedic Broadcasting got three and Disney India received one

exchange4media Staff Oct 17, 2018 3:42 PM


Khare will take over the charge from incumbent NK Sinha who superannuates on May 31

exchange4media Staff May 19, 2018 9:00 AM

For Modi-led Govt, the focus is on 'delay out, decision in'?blur=25

The Modi Govt is keen on removing roadblocks & giving impetus to entrepreneurship & industry. I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar has said that the Govt wants to exploit the real potential of the M&E industry

Abid Hasan Jun 24, 2014 9:10 AM

I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar clears air about 100% FDI in news media?blur=25

Javadekar has clarified that he never said okay to 100% FDI in news media and added that it is the industry that has to take the call. Currently up to 26% FDI in news & current

exchange4media Staff Jun 23, 2014 9:07 AM

I&B Minister gives a boost to radio sector, promises shortening of processes?blur=25

Prakash Javadekar has given positive signals regarding setting up of more community radio channels, lifting of ban on news on FM radio, & speedy implementation of Phase III migration, among others

Abhinn Shreshtha Jun 21, 2014 11:32 AM

Prakash Javadekar is new I&B Minister?blur=25

Prakash Javadekar is the new Minister for Information and Broadcasting in the just sworn-in Modi Government. He has also been given charge of the Environment Ministry

Abid Hasan May 27, 2014 7:56 AM

Licensing for journalists a mere suggestion: Manish Tewari?blur=25

The I&B Minister ruled out any measures by the Government to introduce a common examination and licensing for professional journalists

exchange4media Staff Aug 26, 2013 7:57 AM

Self-regulation is an essay in persuasion: I&B Minister?blur=25

The process of mainstreaming self-regulation as a statutory mechanism ought to be led by the industry, rather than the government, says Manish Tewari

exchange4media Staff Aug 7, 2013 8:13 AM

“Regulations must keep pace with changing tech”?blur=25

The I&B Minister says that with the growth in media space, focus should be on innovation, ingenuity & vision to converge technologies

exchange4media Staff Jan 31, 2013 8:03 PM