Monday, 27 June, 2022
TopicNamo TV

Topic: Namo TV

EC bars NaMo TV from airing political content without pre-certification

The Election Commission's directive comes after the Congress filed a complaint about NaMo TV disturbing the level playing field during Lok Sabha elections.

Caution against ‘communal black hole’ and Imran Khan sings Modi paeans

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NaMo TV’s logo certified, not its content as it contained PM’s old speeches: Delhi CEO to EC

The Election Commission had asked Delhi's chief electoral office to inform whether NaMo TV's political contents were cleared by the certification committee.

BJP’s ‘Shatru’ joins Congress, and will the real NaMoTV please stand up?

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NaMo TV – the confused channel orphaned by I&B ministry and DTH operators

It's odd that BJP hasn't openly admitted ownership of NaMo TV since many political parties, across India, own TV channels.

NaMo TV is special channel rented by a party, doesn’t need permit: I&B ministry tells EC

EC has been told that such channels are outside the ambit of government regulations. Expenses incurred on the channel will reflect in BJP's electoral expenses. 

NaMo TV’s launch without licence shows clear collusion between party & govt

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It’s news. It’s advertising. It’s special service – no consensus on what NaMo TV is

Govt sources say NaMo TV is an ‘advertising platform’ but experts say it doesn’t match the description, Tata Sky CEO calls it a ‘special service’ from BJP.

‘Line of no control’ in election campaign and BJP’s advertising platform

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Narendra Modi didn’t need NaMo TV or biopics in 2014, he needs both now

Modi’s media messaging now centres on fear rather than NDA’s achievements, indicating need for an overarching narrative to whip up emotions.

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Does breaking up big states boost economy? Data doesn’t back up hype, says Indian study

The study by researchers at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research looked at economic impact of reorganising Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Bihar in the year 2000.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.