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A Wake-Up Call For A Slumbering Democracy

Jan 28, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

TV anchor Arnab Goswami's recently released WhatsApp chats reveal that there is little holy about the kind of “news” peddled by Republic TV.

'Arnab Goswami Paid BARC Ex-CEO Rs 40 Lakh To Manipulate Ratings'

Jan 25, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Partho Dasgupta has claimed this in a handwritten statement to the Mumbai police, according to the supplementary chargesheet filed in the TRP scam case.

TRP Scam: BARC Ex-CEO Partho Dasgupta’s Bail Plea Rejected By Court

Police have alleged that Dasgupta, in connivance with another senior official from the BARC and ARG Outlier Media Pvt Ltd's owner Arnab Goswami, manipulated the TRPs of Republic TV and Republic Bharat

Secret Information To Journalist A 'Criminal Act': Rahul Gandhi On Arnab Goswami's Chats

Jan 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

There is nothing patriotic about taking political advantage over the strikes, the Congress leader said at a press conference

TRP Tamasha: Mehbooba Mufti On Arnab Goswami's Chats About Pulwama Attack

'Nation wants to know who will pay the price for this? Mehbooba asked in a tweet.

18 January, 2021

Chattisgarh CM Pushes For SC Probe Into Arnab Goswami's Leaked Chats

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'This is dangerous for the country's security. How come such highly confidential information was known to a journalist?' Baghel asked.

18 January, 2021

Arnabgate Reeks Of Rating Manipulation, Power Play: News Broadcasters' Association

Outlook Web Bureau

The rating fiasco by Republic TV has 'immensely damaged the reputation of the broadcast industry and therefore it should be kept out of BARC rating system till final court order'. a statement said.

16 January, 2021

TRP Scam: Daughter Cries Torture As Ex-CEO Of BARC Admitted To JJ Hospital

Outlook Web Bureau

Dasgupta, a diabetic, was rushed to the hospital from the Taloja Central Prison in Navi Mumbai in the early hours of Saturday

06 January, 2021

BARC's Ex-CEO Partho Dasgupta Played 'Vital Role' In TRP Scam: Court


The material available on record shows the involvement of the accused in the alleged crime.

30 December, 2020

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.

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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar being received at the 21st Meeting of SCO Council of Heads of State in Dushanbe.

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BJP leader and Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi participates in “Sewa Diwas”, organised to celebrate birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at a vaccination centre in Rampur.

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Members of Bhartiya Kissan Union block a road during a protest against Punjab Government in support of their demands in Patiala.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah waters a sapling planted under the 'All India Tree Plantation Campaign-2021' by CAPF, at CRPF Training Centre in Nanded.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar greets PM Narendra Modi on his birthday by writing a message on a board during inauguration of Maha Tikakaran Abhiyan 2.0 at Patliputra Sports Complex, in Patna.

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