Category: Regulatory

TRAI recommends allowing mobile telephony, internet services in-flight
News
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News
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TRAI recommends allowing mobile telephony, internet services in-flight

TelevisionPost Team - January 19, 2018

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has recommended allowing mobile telephony and Internet services for passengers during air travel in the country through both satellite and terrestrial network.

MIB brings FM radio, CRS content under the ambit of monitoring committees
MIB
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MIB
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MIB brings FM radio, CRS content under the ambit of monitoring committees

TelevisionPost Team - January 18, 2018

The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has widened the ambit of district monitoring committees to cover the monitoring of content of private FM Channels and the Community Radio Stations (CRS) in addition to TV channels.

TRAI extends deadline to submit comments on CP related to uplinking/downlinking guidelines
News
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News
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TRAI extends deadline to submit comments on CP related to uplinking/downlinking guidelines

TelevisionPost Team - January 16, 2018

MUMBAI: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has extended the deadline for submission of comments and counter comments on the consultation paper ‘Issues relating to Uplinking…

TDSAT adjourns DTH licence fee cases sine die till HCs decide
High Court
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High Court
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TDSAT adjourns DTH licence fee cases sine die till HCs decide

TelevisionPost Team - January 16, 2018

The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) has adjourned the direct to home (DTH) licence fee matters sine die as it wants similar matters pending before High Courts to be decided first.

Private broadband players on growth trajectory as BSNL, MTNL slide
Regulatory
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Regulatory
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Private broadband players on growth trajectory as BSNL, MTNL slide

TelevisionPost Team - January 11, 2018

The three private broadband service providers continued to register growth in subscribers in November even as the downward slide of state-owned BSNL and MTNL continues unabated.

TDSAT adjourns landing page matter to 29 Jan
News
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News
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TDSAT adjourns landing page matter to 29 Jan

TelevisionPost Team - January 9, 2018

The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) has adjourned the landing page matter to 29 January. The interim order restraining Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) from going ahead with its direction 8 November direction continues.

Parl panel asks MIB to act against excessive ads on TV channels
MIB
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MIB
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Parl panel asks MIB to act against excessive ads on TV channels

TelevisionPost Team - January 4, 2018

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology (IT) has asked the ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) to regulate the duration of ads aired by TV channels in order to protect the consumer interest.

MIB asks broadcasters to make certain online applications through Broadcast Seva portal only
News
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News
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MIB asks broadcasters to make certain online applications through Broadcast Seva portal only

TelevisionPost Team - January 4, 2018

The ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) has asked broadcasters to make online applications for change of name/logo and foreign remittance proposals through Broadcast Seva portal.

Issues related to vertical monopolies, cross-media holdings need govt intervention, says Parliamentary panel
Regulatory
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Regulatory
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Issues related to vertical monopolies, cross-media holdings need govt intervention, says Parliamentary panel

TelevisionPost Team - January 3, 2018

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology has noted in its report that the issues related to vertical monopolies and cross-media holdings have serious implications for the print and electronic media in India and cannot be simply left to the market forces.

MIB plans to set up a central monitoring system for consumer grievance redressal
MIB
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MIB
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MIB plans to set up a central monitoring system for consumer grievance redressal

TelevisionPost Team - January 2, 2018

In order to provide an effective grievance redressal mechanism to consumers, the ministry of information and broadcasting (MIB) is planning to set up a Central Monitoring System (CMS) with provision to take return path signal through the same cable from each subscriber without internet connectivity/human interface.