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Also, Union Cabinet has approved the proposal of MIB for introducing Cinematograph Amendment Bill 2019 to amend the Cinematograph Act, 1952

exchange4media Staff Feb 7, 2019 8:45 AM

DD Free Dish

eAuctions will now be based on a differential pricing to be determined by the genre (language) of channels. The auctions will take place on annual basis only

exchange4media Staff Jan 16, 2019 8:50 AM

Booklaunch

Dr. N Bhaskara Rao’s book 'TRP Trick: How Television in India was hijacked' was launched on Tuesday. At the event, experts discuss how TRP is driving TV content today

exchange4media Staff Dec 5, 2018 8:53 AM

MIB

The move, the ministry feels, will provide access of sporting events of national importance to maximum people on a free-to-air basis

exchange4media Staff Oct 19, 2018 3:46 PM

The last e-auction took place in July 2017, in which DD-Freedish had earned Rs 85.10 crore and had awarded slots to 11 private broadcasters.

Sonam Saini Sep 25, 2018 9:00 AM

This has been stated by the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting while responding to a question in the Lok Sabha

exchange4media Staff Apr 16, 2018 8:55 AM

MSOs/ cable operators have been directed to prominently display the caption, “The match/game can be viewed in free-to-air mode on DD Sports Channel, on DD FreeDish and DD’s terrestrial network”, while blanking DD Sports

exchange4media Staff Apr 14, 2018 9:28 AM

In a letter, various employee associations of AIR and DD have requested the Government to explore the possibility of payment of salary directly from the I&B Ministry

Nishant Saxena Mar 21, 2018 8:54 AM

Denying the ‘rumours’ about Ministry of Information and Broadcasting blocking funds for the salary of the employees of Doordarshan and All India Radio, Shashi Shekhar Vempati, CEO, Prasar Bharti, said, on Sunday, that ministry had released Rs 208 crores towards salaries.

Nishant Saxena Mar 5, 2018 9:00 AM

The Budget Estimate for 2018-19 is Rs 4088.98 crore and for the current fiscal year it is Rs 4409 crore. Although, the allocation this time has been reduced by around 7.25%, it is still 11.8% more than the Revised Estimate for the year 2017-18.

Nishant Saxena Feb 5, 2018 9:00 AM

Last year in October, the Information and Broadcasting ministry decided to review the channel slot auction of Doordarshan’s DD FreeDish. The ministry asked the broadcaster to suspend e-auctioning of slots on DD Free Dish until further notice

Sonam Saini Jan 24, 2018 9:00 AM

In an order by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry (I&B), Prakash was reappointed as Chairman Prasar Bharati till February 2020

exchange4media Staff Dec 4, 2017 8:48 AM

Doordarshan’s ambitious plan to sell prime time slots to private players put on hold barely days before its launch. Balaji Telefilms and Saaibaba Telefilms had won the slots through an auction

Naziya Alvi Rahman Sep 19, 2017 8:30 AM

Prasar Bharti CEO Jawhar Sircar to step down in November?

A Facebook post by the current CEO of Prasar Bharti suggests that he might be retiring a few months before his tenure is slated to come to an end

exchange4media Staff Sep 7, 2016 1:38 PM

Prasar Bharti appoints former I&B secretary Sunil Arora as advisor

A 1980-batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, Arora was the I&B secretary before he retired earlier this year.

exchange4media Staff Aug 25, 2016 6:59 PM

SC raps Star India; rules in favour of Prasar Bharti on sports signal sharing

In a major blow to Star India, the Supreme Court of India rejected its appeal challenging the Delhi High Court verdict to share clean live feed without any commercial with public broadcaster Prasar Bharati or share revenue if signals have advertisements

exchange4media Staff May 30, 2016 8:22 AM

Supriya Sahu & Fayyaz Sheheryar to join Doordarshan, AIR as DGs

Supriya Sahu, Former Joint Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) is likely to join Doordarshan as Director General. Also, Fayyaz Sheheryar, All India Radio acting Chief is set to join All India Radio as Director General

Abid Hasan Feb 26, 2016 12:58 PM

5 key challenges that face new MIB Secretary Sunil Arora

In a role that comes with monumental responsibilities of digitisation, auction, FDI, to name a few, the new MIB secretary's path is set with difficult decisions ahead

Abid Hasan Aug 31, 2015 9:47 AM

Prasar Bharati CEO clarifies his stand on BARC rural ratings

We are hopeful that BARC will be able to have the real barometer by end of August or early September, said Jawhar Sircar, CEO of Prasar Bharati

exchange4media Staff Jul 31, 2015 9:08 AM