Regulatory environment for news media in India.
“Freedom of the press is a precious privilege that no country can forego” — Mahatma Gandhi. INTRODUCTION. India is the largest democracy news, the News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) looks into violation of code of ethics laid out by the News Broadcasters Association (NBA). However, the problem with this self-regulatory body is that its membership is voluntary and ‘out of 135 news channels in the country, only 28 news broadcasters owning 57 news channels are members