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‘Responsible journalism should not suffer’: I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar slams TRP-driven news coverage

Union Information & Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar has slammed the TRP or Television Rating Point driven journalism on Wednesday, urging the media industry to “find a way” to restrain itself. “We believe in self-regulation and freedom of the media. But

I&B Min steps in as TV channels fight allegations of fixing TRPs

Amid the heated TV news wars after the sensational revelation where the Mumbai Police claimed to have busted a major scam of manipulation of TRP (Television Rating Point) data by at least three TV channels and nabbed two persons, the

74 pc Indians don’t bank on news channels for ‘real news’ anymore:

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the new media landscape of India. According to the recent findings of the IANS CVoter Media Tracker, 74 per cent Indians treat news channels as a source of entertainment rather than real news. It is

69.3% trust the Modi-led Central Govt

MORE than two thirds, or more accurately, 69.3 per cent respondents, trust the Central Government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, according to the IANS CVoter Media Tracker. The survey covered the trustworthiness of institutions among other contemporary media consumption

66.5% say newspapers still most important source of information

More than two thirds or 66.5 per cent respondents said that the newspaper is still the most important source of information, according to the IANS C Voter Media Tracker. 29.2 per cent respondents disagreed with the construct at an all

The big Indian Covid-19 survey

The first truly comprehensive survey looking at the pandemic, the shifting public perception about the lockdown, the govt’s handling of the crisis, and how people see the virus affecting them and their lives. click here to see the report

People more prepared, less complacent as faith in PM Modi remains steadfast

The Index of Preparedness has gone up sharply in the past one month, the Index of Complacency has gone down while the faith in the governments efforts to tackle coronavirus pandemic remains not only solid throughout but the approval ratings

Satisfaction with Modi government highest since Balakot

The satisfaction level with the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has touched its highest levels since the Balakot air strikes of February 26 this year. An IANS-CVoter Poll dated May 31 shows that 48.87 per cent of the respondents

Assembly Elections 2018: Cong’s Clear Sway in 2 Out of 5 States

Election season is upon us, and five states are going to polls. In the assembly election fray are Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Mizoram. Chhattisgarh, in its first phase of assembly elections on Monday, 12 November, saw a 76.28

In Karnataka Elections, the Public Mood was Pro-Siddaramiah but Congress was Not Popular

As Karnataka slips away from the hand of Congress, quite literally, it should come as no surprise. The following survey had predicted this verdict by accurately, capturing the mood of Karnataka’s voters. It showed a clear dip in the Congress’s