Press Council Of India
India  /  Published 14.06.22

Govt prod to media to shun online betting ads

The information and broadcasting ministry on Monday advised the print, electronic and digital media to refrain from advertising online betting platforms, saying betting and gambling are illegal in &ld...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.03.22

Valley scribe booked under tough law

The police recently said three FIRs had been lodged against Shah at different police stations. He is being detained at Safa Kadal police station. In one case, Shah has been charged under Sections 147...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 02.10.21

Lens on journalist complaints

The Press Council of India has set up a three-member committee to look into the rising complaints of intimidation and harassment of journalists in Jammu and Kashmir at the hands of the establishment. ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 15.06.21

Scribe death: Press Council seeks report

The Press Council of India (PCI) has sought a report from the Uttar Pradesh government and police on the death of a TV journalist who had recently reported on the liquor mafia. According to Uttar Pra...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Lucknow

India  /  Published 06.05.21

Press Council: declare scribes 'Covid warriors'

  The Press Council of India on Thursday reiterated its recommendation to the Centre and state governments that journalists be included in the category of 'COVID warriors' and also given...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


India  /  Published 12.03.21

Print, TV platforms’ call to govt

Digital news platforms linked to print and electronic media houses on Thursday urged the information and broadcasting ministry to keep them out of the purview of the new digital media ethics code. Th...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 22.01.21

Screens on fire: OTT and digital space regulation

Regulatory framework exists in the print media, with the Press Council of India serving as a watchdog for the medium. Television content is also monitored by a complicated ecosystem that accommodates ...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 18.01.21

‘Media trial’ obstructs justice: Bombay HC

The Bombay High Court on Monday asked media houses to exercise restraint when reporting on suicide cases, saying "media trial leads to interference and obstruction to administration of justice&qu...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Mumbai

Opinion  /  Published 12.08.20

The future of news in India

The news industry today stands at a vital crossroads. The worsening economic health of print journalism threatens its ability to credibly inform the public and act as an institutional check upon power...
By Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy

India  /  Published 27.08.19

Big favour! Press Council agrees to do its job

The Press Council of India (PCI), a statutory authority whose visualised objectives include safeguarding the freedom of the press, on Tuesday declared that it would speak up for freedom of the press i...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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