By Shishir Gupta, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 04:00 AM IST
According to government officials familiar with the matter, the issue of self-regulation in digital media was taken up at the highest levels this month and ministry of Information and Broadcasting has decided to frame an overarching statute under which digital media can regulate itself.
HIndustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2020 11:33 PM IST
The ministry also said that similar to self-regulating bodies in print and electronic media, entities in digital media can form self-regulating bodies for furthering their interests and interaction with the government.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2019 02:15 AM IST
The Press Registrar General would empowered to obtain annual statements from a printer and a periodical to verify the circulation figures and also to revise, revoke or suspend registration of a periodical.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2019 12:04 PM IST
It is also intended to create awareness among the public about the opportunities in and beyond the digital screen and also to make the screen time qualitative
livemint, New Delhi | By Lata Jha
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2019 03:03 PM IST
The government had earlier approved 26% FDI in print media and 49% for news channels. According to experts, until now there has been no clarity on FDI in digital media and there may be many with 100% foreign investment.