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Online Gaming Industry In Doldrums, PMO Seeks To Make Operators Fall In Line

Jun 06, 2021 Soumitra Bose

Faced with bans in states and several court cases, the online gaming industry is facing challenging times

Larry King, Veteran TV Host And Talk Show Giant, Dies At 87

Jan 23, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

After being hospitalised for a week with Covid-19, broadcasting giant Larry King dies at 87 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles

TRP Scam: Court Sends Ex-BARC CEO In Judicial Custody

Mumbai police have alleged that Dasgupta misused his official position and manipulated the TRP of certain TV channels.

Can We Really Trust Our Media?

Oct 27, 2020 Shastri Ramachandaran

It’s not just TRPs, newspaper readership figures are suspect too.

Sepp Blatter Knew World Cup TV Contract Was Breached Illegally: Investigators

Swiss federal police believed Sepp Blatter knew in 2007 that Jack Warner had breached — and would personally profit from — a Caribbean rights deal for the 2010 and 2014 World Cups that was sold to a Jamaica-based broadcaster

03 April, 2020

Effect Of Women In Blue: ICC Might Have Separate Broadcast Rights For Women's Cricket


The Indian market in women's game is growing by the day and with the emergence of teen sensation Shafali Verma along with exciting players like Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodriguez, the ICC senses an opportunity

30 May, 2019

After SP, Congress Pulls Out Spokespersons From TV News Debates

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

'The Congress has nothing to lose from this decision. It is commonly known now that a majority of the TV news channels are being used to spread BJP propaganda with several anchors taking a clear pro-BJP, anti-Congress editorial line,' a leader said.

05 February, 2019

New TRAI Rules Will Hike Cable TV, DTH Bills: Crisil Report

Outlook Web Bureau

Subscription revenues of broadcasters would rise by 40 per cent to Rs 94 per subscriber per month compared to Rs 60-70 now.

05 April, 2018

Star India Bags India's Home Series Rights For Nearly 1 Billion Dollar

Outlook Web Bureau

Star once again outbid Sony and Reliance Jio as BCCI laughed all the way to the bank, having clinched another billion dollar deal.

15 March, 2018

Chief Justice Dipak Misra Slams Electronic Media, Says They Need To Be More Responsible

Outlook Web Bureau

"We respect freedom of the press but it has to act responsibly. Electronic media can't think they become Popes overnight"


31 January, 2018

Amid Pay Gap Allegations, BBC Proposes Salary Cap For Reporters, Anchors

Outlook Web Bureau

The revelations laid bare smoldering disputes about gender bias in decision making and career advancement as well as pay itself.

27 January, 2018

Amid Pay Gap Allegations, Six Top Male BBC Employees Agree To Take Pay Cut

Outlook Web Bureau

The BBC's China editor, Carrie Gracie, quit this month to protest what she called a failure to address the pay gap

12 December, 2017

Condom Ads 'Indecent, Inappropriate', To Be Aired On TV Only Between 10pm And 6am, Rules I&B Ministry

Outlook Web Bureau

This comes after repeated complaints by the viewers alleging "indecency, especially for children", added the advisory.

04 September, 2017

Star India Gets IPL Media Rights For Next 5 Years After Bidding Highest Amount Of Rs 16,347 Crore

Outlook Web Bureau

There were 24 companies initially who picked up rights papers to contest for the several rights in the auction organised by the BCCI.


29 August, 2017

India’s Neighbour Beats India In Internet Speed

Outlook Web Bureau

Minimum internet speed required to participate in a digital society is 10 Mbps. India's speed is 2.6 Mbps.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz