Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Anurag Thakur

Anurag cautions media on reporting on terror attacks

Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur on Tuesday advised caution while live reporting terror attacks, saying it should not provide clues to attackers and their ill motives.“Media needs to report with responsibility in the case of earthquakes, fire and...

Centre to introduce law to regulate digital media: Anurag Thakur

Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur has said the Centre is working on a bill to regulate digital media.He said there used to be one-way communication of news earlier, but with the development of electronic and digital media,...

India hosts youth delegation from Central Asian countries

The Department of Youth Affairs is hosting over 100 members of a youth delegation from Central Asian countries as part of one-of-its-kind international youth exchange programme.The delegation arrived in India on November 17 and will conclude their tour on...

BJP will retain power in Himachal Pradesh: Thakur

Union Minister and BJP leader Anurag Thakur on Saturday exuded confidence that his party will again form government in Himachal Pradesh as people have seen the working of the “double-engine” government. The “double-engine” phrase is used by BJP leaders...

‘No one can ignore India’: Thakur to Pak threat of pulling out of 2023 ODI

A day after Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) threat of not coming to India for 2023 ODI World Cup, Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Thursday said that the country will organise the mega event and all the big teams, including...

Rishab Shetty’s ‘Kantara’ becomes highest-rated Indian film, beats ‘KGF 2’, ‘RRR’

Actor-filmmaker Rishab Shetty’s latest Kannada film ‘Kantara’ has broken the record of Yash-starrer ‘KGF 2’ and has come out victorious by becoming the highest-rated Indian film on IMDB.The film, which released on September 30, is an action-thriller written and...

Asha Parekh to be conferred with Dada Saheb Phalke award

Veteran actor Asha Parekh will be honoured with the Dada Saheb Phalke award for 2020, the highest recognition in the field of Indian cinema, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur said on Tuesday.Parekh, 79, will be presented...

Government blocks 45 videos on 10 YouTube channels: Anurag Thakur

Government has ordered the blocking of 45 videos from 10 YouTube channels that contained fake news and morphed content with the intent to spread hatred amongst religious communities, Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said on Monday.The blocked videos...

Cabinet okays Natl Logistics Policy

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the National Logistics Policy, which had been announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 17, and aims to reduce the cost of logistics in the country, bringing it at par with global...

AAP and BJP spar over ‘Rohingya flat’ issue

Kejriwal distributing ‘revdi’ to Rohingyas: BJP The BJP on Thursday stepped up its attack on the AAP government in Delhi over the issue of Rohingya Muslims and alleged Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was distributing “revdi” to the illegal immigrants and...