- The OTT platforms’ search for content has also given rise to ‘book story agents’, who act as intermediaries between publishing houses, writers and OTT platforms and production houses.
Published on Jul 12, 2021 01:39 AM IST
While digital news media publishers aren’t required to be registered with the ministry, the government has asked for information about their grievance redressal officer in India, the self-regulating body of which the publisher is a member, and the details of the editor.
Updated on May 28, 2021 01:30 AM IST
By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Last month, the top court had issued notice on this petition moved jointly by the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Electronics and Information Technology and the Ministry of Law and Justice.
Published on Mar 23, 2021 11:45 PM IST
By Abraham Thomas, New Delhi
- The new guidelines for regulating digital news platforms and OTT content providers is titled Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021
Published on Mar 11, 2021 07:20 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The court observation came during a hearing on Amazon Prime Video's India head Aparna Purohit against Allahabad high court order
Updated on Mar 04, 2021 03:35 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi
They will have to publish a monthly compliance report and details of the contents removed proactively.
Published on Feb 27, 2021 02:17 PM IST
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Updated on Feb 25, 2021 05:01 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The court was initially of the view that PIL demanding institutional regulations for OTTs should first go to the government, as solicitor general Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre, made a statement that “something” was being done about it.
Published on Feb 17, 2021 01:11 AM IST
Films and serials released on OTT platforms and digital newspapers do not come under the purview of the Press Council Act, or Censor Board.
Published on Jan 31, 2021 02:14 PM IST
ANI | , New Delhi
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.
Published on Jan 17, 2021 04:00 AM IST
By Shishir Gupta, New Delhi
Actor Namit Das says his attitude towards the OTTs have remained pretty much same as it was when he did his first project way back in 2017.
Updated on Nov 28, 2020 02:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Juhi Chakraborty
Samantha Akkineni is all set to host a chat show in Telugu on the OTT platform called Aha. She took to Twitter to make the announcement.
Updated on Nov 07, 2020 06:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chennai | By Karthik Kumar
None of the OTT/Streaming platforms including Netflix, Amazon Prime, Zee5, and Hotstar have signed the self-regulation provided by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting since February 2020, it said.
Published on Oct 15, 2020 04:59 PM IST
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
The various OTT platforms are going into overdrive with some major reshuffling of their schedule and content as well as driving viewer engagement
Updated on May 30, 2020 02:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Juhi Chakraborty
Nostalgia is a surprisingly big hit on streaming platforms, where decades-old shows like Friends, Shaktimaan and early episodes of Crime Patrol are finding millions of takers
Published on Sep 07, 2019 09:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Dipanjan Sinha
The actor says that now he understands why actors go into depression after playing Hamlet and other intense roles.
Published on Jul 08, 2019 04:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Deep Saxena, Lucknow
Social injustice stories are attracting binge watching millenials like never before.
Updated on May 30, 2019 03:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Anurag Singh Bohra, New Delhi