Biz  |  20 Mar 2017

Complexities in clearances cause for slow growth: Parliamentary Committee

NEW DELHI: The clearance process needs to be simplified to attract more proposals for setting up of community radio stations and the Information a

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Biz  |  01 Sep 2016

Give more teeth to ASCI to implement Advertising Code: Parliamentary Committee

NEW DELHI: Clauses should be added to the Consumer Protection Bill to ensure that the advertising code being followed by Advertising Standards Coun

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Biz  |  01 Sep 2016

Brand ambassadors equally responsible for misleading ads,can be penalised: Parliamentary Committee

NEW DELHI: “Strongly feeling” that misrepresentation of a product especially a food product should be taken very seriously considering the influenc

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Biz  |  12 May 2016

Parliamentary committee urges for uniform policy for casual artistes in Prasar Bharati

NEW DELHI: A Parliamentary Committee has asked the Information and Broadcasting ministry and Prasar Bharati to work out a uniform policy regarding

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Biz  |  09 May 2016

Parliamentary Committee worried by slow pace of community radio growth

NEW DELHI: A Parliamentary Committee has expressed ‘concern’ that the information and broadcasting ministry was able to spend only Rs 1.90 crore fo

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Biz  |  30 Dec 2015

Slow pace of FMization is hurting revival of Prasar Bharati: Parliamentary Committee

New Delhi: A parliamentary committee has said it is “perturbed to note that no action has been initiated so far by the Prasar Bharati to prepare a

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Biz  |  28 Dec 2015

Parliamentary Committee dismayed at reduction in CRS budget, slow pace of clearances

New Delhi: A parliamentary committee has expressed concern that the budget estimate of Rs 13 crore for the scheme to help growth of community radio

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Biz  |  16 Jun 2015

Only 184 out of 229 community radio stations which signed GOPA are operational

NEW DELHI: Only 184 community radio stations are operational out of the 229 which have signed the Grant of Permission Agreement.

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Biz  |  06 May 2015

I&B Ministry needs better planning for improving benchmark of expenditure

NEW DELHI: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry (I&B Ministry) needs to have better planning for improving the benchmark of expenditure,

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Biz  |  05 May 2015

Govt failed to pay 100 per cent salary of Prasar Bharati employees

NEW DELHI: Specific steps need to be taken to improve the planning and implementation of different schemes by Prasar Bharati, a Parliamentary Stan

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Biz  |  30 Apr 2015

Expedite work on study of effectiveness of Community Radio: Parliamentary Committee

NEW DELHI: A Parliamentary Committee has asked the Information and Broadcasting Ministry (I&B Ministry) to expedite the study of effectiveness

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