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Worldwide, women make up about 50% of the general population but only 24% of the persons heard, read about or seen in newspaper, television and radio news. Only 26% of the people in internet news stories and media news tweets combined are women. These were among the findings of the Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP)’s latest study on the portrayal and representation of women in the news media.

Saturday, 17 October 2015 17:59

Supreme Court Judgment on Section 66A

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Partners for Law in Development has released a comprehensive resource book in Hindi on the Sexual Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act.

The Press Council of India has held that government accommodation, 
concessional land, free air tickets and company shares being given to 
journalists, news agencies and newspaper establishments and owners, are 'undue favours'.

Summary of the recommendations contained in the working paper on the national media policy submitted by the sub-committee of the consultative committee for the ministry of information and broadcasting under the chairmanship of Ram Vilas Paswan. (March, 1996)