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TRAI notifies Amendments to the Regulatory Framework for Broadcasting and Cable Services

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today issued the Telecommunication (Broadcasting and Cable) Services (Eighth) (Addressable Systems) Tariff (Third Amendment) Order, 2022 (4 of 2022) and the Telecommunication (Broadcasting and Cable) Services Interconnection (Addressable Systems) (Fourth Amendment) Regulations, 2022 (2 of 2022). In consonance with the complete digitization of the cable TV sector, TRAI on 3rd March 2017 notified the ‘New Regulatory Framework’ ...

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#WhenIsIFFI?

When? IFFI? If you are not quite like us yet, you may be asking what precisely is IFFI. If you find yourself asking this, we are more than happy to inform you, dear reader, that the palindromic acronym stands for the International Film Festival of India. #WhatIsIFFI? More importantly, #WhyIFFI? Founded in 1952, IFFI is one of the most significant ...

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English rendering of PM’s address in the 94th Episode of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ on 30.10.2022

My dear countrymen, Namaskar.  Today, ‘Chhath’, the great festival of sun worship is being celebrated in many parts of the country. Lakhs of devotees have reached their villages, their homes, their families to be a part of the ‘Chhath’ festival. I pray that Chhath Maiya bless everyone with prosperity and well being. Friends, the tradition of worshiping the Sun is ...

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Odia Cinema in Indian Panorama :From” Seeta Rati” to” Pratikshya’

Ashok Palit  Indian Panorama is a flagship component of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), under which the best contemporary Indian films are selected for the promotion of film art. It was introduced in 1978 as part of the stupendous IFFI umbrella to promote Indian Films along with India’s rich culture and heritage with the help of cinematic art. ...

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Film Review:Aparajito – The Undefeated (2022)

Snehith Kumbla Noted Bangla director Anik Dutta’s chronicle of how Satyajit Ray made his iconic debut feature Pather Panchali (1955), Aparajito – The Undefeated (2022) is a good life-inspired drama shot in fluid black & white. A major casting triumph is a lead actor Jeetu Kamal’s stunning likeness to Ray, and how he nails the mannerisms and accent. The ensemble ...

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Jean-Luc Godard:French-Swiss film director who came to prominence with the New Wave group in France 

Jean-Luc Godard, (born December 3, 1930, Paris, France—died September 13, 2022, Rolle, Switzerland), French-Swiss film director who came to prominence with the New Wave group in France during the late 1950s and the ’60s. Early life and career Godard spent his formative years on the Swiss side of Lake Geneva, where his father directed a clinic. His higher education consisted of study for a degree ...

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Gati-Shakti Vision for Telecom Infrastructure – Right of Way Rules Amended for Faster 5G Roll-out

Newdelhi:25/8/22:In an event organised by the Department of Telecommunications, Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw, Union Minister of Communications, Electronics & IT and Railways released an amendment in the Indian Telegraph Right of Way (RoW) Rules, 2016 to facilitate faster and easier deployment of Telecom Infrastructure and launched a new 5G RoW application ‘form’ on GatiShakti Sanchar Portal to enable faster 5G roll-out ...

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ADDRESS TO THE NATION BY HON’BLE PRESIDENT OF INDIA SMT. DROUPADI MURMU ON THE EVE OF THE 76TH INDEPENDENCE DAY

My dear fellow citizens, Namaskar! My heartiest greetings in advance to all Indians living in the country and abroad on the eve of the 76th Independence Day. I am delighted to address you on this momentous occasion. India is completing 75 years as an independent nation. Fourteenth August is observed as ‘Partition Horrors Remembrance Day’ so as to promote social harmony, ...

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Government of India is committed to improve economic condition of farmers

Keeping in view interest of sugarcane farmers (Ganna Kisan), the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) of sugarcane for sugar season 2022-23 (October – September) at Rs. 305/qtl for a basic recovery rate of 10.25%, providing a premium of Rs. 3.05/qtl for each 0.1% increase in ...

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Four chances in a year to enrol – need not wait for 1st January qualifying date only

17+-year-old youngsters can now apply in advance for having their names enrolled in Voter’s list and not necessarily have to await the pre-requisite criterion of attaining the age of 18 years on 1st January of a year.  ECI led by Chief Election Commissioner Shri Rajiv Kumar and Election Commissioner Shri Anup Chandra Pandey has directed the CEOs/EROs/AEROs of all States ...

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