India, June 13 -- Nation Live, a Noida based private news channel, currently in news for allegedly airing "unverified defamatory content" against Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, was sent a show-cause notice by the Union ministry of information & broadcasting for allegedly functioning under a logo different from what it had obtained approval for.

The Gautam Budh Nagar district magistrate had, on June 9, written to the ministry seeking details of the channel. A day earlier, the city magistrate had issued a notice under Section 144 of the CRPC, asking for the channel premises to be sealed to stop immediate broadcasting from its Sector 65 premises. Meanwhile, the Noida police had arrested the channel head and editor on June 7, ...