Won't restrict media from publishing allegations against CJI: Delhi HC
Monday, April 29, 2019, 2:56 PM
The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed a plea seeking to restrain the media from publishing allegations of sexual harassment against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi by a former Supreme Court employee. The plea, filed by NGO Anti Corruption Council of India, said publication of allegations against the CJI directly affects the Indian judicial system.
Films play a major role in branding India's image: PM
Sunday, January 20, 2019, 1:33 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while speaking at the inauguration of India's first National Museum of Indian Cinema (NMIC), said that Indian films have played an important role in India's soft power. "Our films are immensely popular outside the country too," he added. PM Modi further said that he has met world leaders who could recite entire lyrics of Indian songs.
Inquiry commission bars media from reporting on Jayalalithaa's death
Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 2:45 PM
The commission conducting inquiries into the death of ex-Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa has ordered the media to not telecast or report any news related to her death. It warned media houses of legal action if they publish anything without its prior permission. The commission was formed in September 2017 to investigate circumstances surrounding Jayalalithaa's death on December 5, 2016.