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Are newspapers for adults only: SC

August 18, 2005 12:25 IST

Supreme Court on Thursday issued notices to the Centre, Press Council of India, the news agencies and major dailies on a public interest litigation seeking classification of newspapers on the basis of their content to denote whether these were fit to be read universally or by adults only.


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Sub: Uniform code for obscenity!

It was a surprise to note violence at the venues of some cinema houses some times claiming that they displayed obscene posters, etc., while few ...


Posted by B.Gautam





Sub: That is partially true about The Times Of India

Well if one goes through the Delhi Times supplement that come along with The Times of India, then one is certainly inclined to think so..... ...


Posted by Sukhchain Khehra





Sub: Good Step.

The step taken by supremecourt is excellent but it should be for News channel also.


Posted by Mohammad Gyas.( L&T Ltd)





Sub: NEWS PAPERS

The step taken by supremecourt is excellent but it should be for News channel also.


Posted by BACHAN SINGH





Sub: This is a very important step taken by SC – congratulations

This is a very important step taken by SC – congratulations! Recently even the “reputed’ newspapers have lost their ‘discretion’ about decency. But now the ...


Posted by Pramod




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