Prasar Bharati
India  /  Published 03.01.21

DD, AIR records massive digital growth

Digital channels of Prasar Bharati have registered more than 100 per cent growth in 2020, with Pakistan being the second-highest digital audience for Doordarshan (DD) and All India Radio (AIR), the go...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.10.20

Prasar Bharati to end deal with news agency PTI

By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.07.20

MP opposes DD Ram temple telecast

CPI MP Binoy Viswam has written to information and broadcasting minister Prakash Javadekar, opposing the telecast of the foundation stone-laying ceremony for the Ram temple in Ayodhya on Doordarshan a...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 03.07.20

Moment of glory: Jadeja, Wisden's favourite player

Sir — The decision of Wisden to name Ravindra Jadeja the ‘most valuable player’ of the 21st century in Test cricket has astonished many. This is perhaps because of the tradition, in ...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 01.07.20

Caged voice: Investigative media throttled

Premier investigative agencies have been castigated as the government’s ‘caged parrots’. But other institutions can make a serious claim on being a member of this unfortunate species...
By The Editorial Board


India  /  Published 29.06.20

PTI gets support from media outfits

Several media associations on Sunday rallied around the Press Trust of India, India’s premier news agency, in the face of Prasar Bharati’s strong-arm tactics. There is no official word ye...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.06.20

Prasar, our Great Journalism Sir

Public broadcaster Prasar Bharati has suggested that the journalism practised by the Press Trust of India (PTI), India’s largest news agency, is “detrimental to national interest” and threatened...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.09.19

Shehla Rashid seeks fake-claim apology from Doordarshan

Kashmiri activist Shehla Rashid Shora has demanded an apology from public broadcaster Prasar Bharati over the telecast of footage from a Canada-based web channel where a panellist claims the former st...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.10.19

Chennai Doordarshan official linked with PM Modi's IIT telecast suspended

 An assistant director of national broadcaster Doordarshan in Chennai has been suspended following 'disciplinary proceedings' against her.The official order by Prasar Bharati dated October 1 in t...
By PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 13.03.20

Rush to disown scribe ‘deportation’ operation

The Narendra Modi government on Friday evening appeared to test the waters for the deportation of a senior journalist of The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on the basis of a “private complaint” about t...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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