Month: December 2011

Indian Media Covers 90% Entertainment and Only 10% Social Issues – PCI Chairman

Press Council Chairman Justice Markandey Katju, who strongly criticizes the unethical practices of Indian media in presenting news, once again slammed media for focusing more on entertainment instead of educating the society. At an interactive session organized by Public Relations…

NEET, Common Medical Entrance Test to be Implemented from 2014 in the State

The Central Government has decided to implement the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for MBBS admissions from 2014 in the state. Considering the requests from the state government, the Centre made its decision to exempt AP students from NEET,…

Indian Media Not Working in the Interest of People: PCI Chairman

In a recent interview to the CNN-IBN, the new Chairman of the Press Council of India (PCI), Justice Markandey Katju, expressed his views on Indian media by strongly criticizing the way it functions. His opinions about the media are found…