Tag: News Channels

News Channel
BARC To Resume News Channels' Ratings After 17 Months

In a statement, BARC said the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has given a directive to resume the release of data for individual news channels.

  • Monday, 07 February 2022
New IT Rules
No Exemption To Mainstream Media From New IT Rules: Govt

All mainstream media, including print and electronic, will have to comply the provisions of IT Rules, 2021 with immediate effect without exemption as the government has refused to exempt them from the ambit of the new digital media rules.

  • Saturday, 12 June 2021
'News Channels Must Take Permission To Hold Programmes In Ayodhya On August 5'

Ayodhya: The Ayodhya district administration has told news channels that litigants in the Ayodhya land dispute case should not be part of any discussions that they broadcast from here during the ‘Bhumi Pujan’ for the Ram temple on August 5. In an advisory, it also said that if channels are broadcasting a debate or programme […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
TRP Scam: BARC Temporarily Suspends Weekly Ratings Of News Channels

Mumbai: Following the fake Television Rating Points (TRP) scam, the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) on Thursday announced a temporary suspension of weekly ratings of news channels across languages. The council intends to review and augment the current standards of measurement to improve on “statistical robustness”, and the exercise will result in a “pause” in […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021