Kirti Delhi, India 226 Questions 325 Answers 23 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Kirti Asked: June 12, 20212021-06-12T12:42:31+05:30 2021-06-12T12:42:31+05:30In: UPSC PRELIMS Describe News Broadcasting Association. Describe News Broadcasting Association. general Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Ishu Innovative 370 Questions 228 Answers 176 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Best Answer Ishu Innovative 2021-06-12T12:50:02+05:30Added an answer on June 12, 2021 at 12:50 pm News Broadcasting Association: About News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) -It is an independent body set up by the News Broadcasters Association. Its task is to consider and adjudicate upon complaints about broadcasts. It has laid down the Code of Ethics and Broadcasting Standards for violation of which a complaint may be made. It is empowered to warn, admonish, censure, express disapproval and fine the broadcaster a sum upto Rs. 1 lakh for violation of the Code. It comprises of: A Chairperson, being an eminent jurist; Four eminent persons having special knowledge and/or practical experience in the field of law, education, medicine, science, literature, public administration, consumer affairs, environment, human psychology and/or culture; and Four eminent editors employed with a broadcaster. Any broadcasting channel can become its member as its membership is voluntary. It only has jurisdiction over broadcasters that are members of the News Broadcasters Association. It does not have any statuary rights as it is a private association. Its writ extends only to its members. About News Broadcasters Association (NBA) – It represents the private television news & current affairs broadcasters. It is the collective voice of the news & current affairs broadcasters in India .It is an organization funded entirely by its members. It has presently 26 leading news and current affairs broadcasters (comprising 77 news and current affairs channels) as its members. The NBA presents a unified and credible voice before the Government, on matters that affect the growing industry. 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Cancel the best answer Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is E-Waste? Describe Narrow Band-Internet of Things (NB-IoT).