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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Obscene Content: Centre Blocks 18 OTT Platforms
India

Obscene Content: Centre Blocks 18 OTT Platforms

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has made a crucial move today by blocking 18 OTT platforms. Centre made this decision against the streaming platforms for publishing “obscene, vulgar, and, in some instances, pornographic content." Along with this, 19 websites, 10 apps, and 57 social medi...
Why I&B Ministry Wants The Caravan To Take Down This Story
India

Why I&B Ministry Wants The Caravan To Take Down This Story

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has issued an order to The Caravan magazine, directing it to remove one of its stories, invoking Section 69A of the Information Technology Act. The magazine was reportedly told that if it fails to take down the article from its website within 24 hours, th...
Centre Approves Digital Advertisement Policy 2023
Technology

Centre Approves Digital Advertisement Policy 2023

The Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting approved the Digital Advertisement Policy, 2023. It will enable and empower the Central Bureau of Communication (CBC) to undertake campaigns in the digital media space. The Central Bureau of Communication (CBC), which was earlier known as the Bur...