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BJP's Shaina NC says Prasar Bharati board will 'organise' DD, AIR
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Fashion designer-turned-BJP spokesperson Shaina NC is among the four new members who have been nominated to the board of Prasar Bharati that controls Doordarshan and All India Radio.
2020-07-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Media
Pak journos protest suspension of TV channel's licence
Islamabad, July 6 (IANS) Pakistani journalists held a rally to protest against the suspension of transmission of private TV channel '24, it was reported on Monday.
2020-07-06
Category: International, Pakistan,Media,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Ex-IES officer arrested for TV channel purchase fraud
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The Delhi police Economic Offences Wing has arrested a former Indian Engineering Service (IES) officer for duping a Vaidyacharya (Ayurvedic practitioner) of Rs 5 crore after luring him to buy a TV channel. The accused Sunil kumar Jha earlier worked as Deputy Director in Doordarshan in Jodhpur and had been convicted in a criminal case filed by Doordarshan with regard to cheating and misappropriation of goods from the stores of Doordarshan.
2020-07-04
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Media
20 Saudis on trial in absentia over Khashoggi murder case
Ankara, July 4 (IANS) Twenty Saudi nationals have gone on trial in absentia in Turkey for the 2018 murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was a prominent critic of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
2020-07-04
Category: International, Turkey,Media,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
'Preposterous': Press Club of India, MK Razdan hit back at Prasar Bharti
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The Press Club of India (PCI) has issued a very strong statement in favour of news agency PTI and against public broadcaster Prasar Bharti as well as the Centre.
2020-06-30
Category: India, Delhi,National,Media
Prasar Bharti warns PTI it's 'reviewing relationship'
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) In what can be seen as the government putting its foot down, Prasar Bharti, India's public broadcaster, is sending a letter threatening to end its "relationship" over the alleged "anti-national" reportage by news agency Press Trust of India or PTI. This comes soon after the PTI carried an interview with Chinese ambassador Sun Weidong, where he blamed India for the India-China violent standoff that saw 20 Indian bravehearts getting martyred.
2020-06-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Media
Veteran Mumbai journalist Haresh Munwani passes away
Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Veteran sports journalist Haresh Munwani, who worked with the SportsWorld magazine among others, passed away due to multiple ailments along with Covid-19 infection, in a government hospital, a family member said.
2020-06-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Media
Philippine journalist sued again for cyber-defamation
Manila, June 19 (IANS) Philippine journalist Maria Ressa has a second cyber-defamation lawsuit pending, filed by businessman Wilfredo Keng on February 13 because of a tweet published a year earlier by the director of Rappler, the outlet reported on Friday.
2020-06-19
Category: International, Philippines,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media
Muslim body seeks action against TV anchor
Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh), June 18 (IANS) A top Muslim body has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take strict action against an anchor of a news channel for allegedly making derogatory remarks regarding Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, known in the Islamic world as Khwaja Gharib Nawaz.
2020-06-18
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Media,Religion
'Unspecified number of Chinese troops killed in clashes with India in Ladakh'
New Delhi/Beijing, June 16 (IANS) An unspecified number of Chinese troops were killed on Monday night in clashes with Indian soldiers along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh where both sides have been locked in a face-off since May.
2020-06-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Media
23 journalists among 237 new Covid cases in Telangana
Hyderabad, June 14 (IANS) Twenty-three journalists were among 237 people testing positive for Covid-19 in Telangana on Sunday, pushing the state's tally to 4,974.
2020-06-14
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine,Media
SC no to stay probe against Vinod Dua; no arrest till July 6
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Sunday declined to stay investigation into an FIR registered against journalist Vinod Dua in a sedition case lodged against him in Himachal Pradesh over his YouTube show.
2020-06-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media
Further probe could cause unjustified harassment to Vinod Dua: HC
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court, while putting an interim stay on the probe against senior journalist Vinod Dua in a case against him for allegedly "spreading rumours and misinformation" regarding the sensitive issue of Delhi riots, has stated that "further investigation or proceedings pursuant to the FIR are likely to cause unwarranted and unjustified harassment" to him.
2020-06-11
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media,Politics
FIR against me proof of political vendetta: Vinod Dua's plea in HC
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) : The Delhi High Court will on Wednesday hear a petition filed by veteran journalist Vinod Dua seeking quashing of an FIR registered against him for allegedly "spreading rumors and misinformation regarding the sensitive issue of Delhi riots".
2020-06-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media,Politics
FIR against me proof of political vendetta: Vinod Dua's plea in HC
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) : The Delhi High Court will on Wednesday hear a petition filed by veteran journalist Vinod Dua seeking quashing of an FIR registered against him for allegedly "spreading rumors and misinformation regarding the sensitive issue of Delhi riots".
2020-06-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media,Politics
Rahul shares video of Covid positive journo who lost in-laws to virus
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi has come to the aid of an ailing journalist who is corona positive as his mother-in-law and father-in-law both lost their lives within a week due to Covid-19.
2020-06-09
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Media
Hacker threatens to sell ZEE5 users' data online: Report
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) A hacker identifying himself as John Wick has claimed to have accessed the network of popular streaming service ZEE5, allegedly stealing over 150GB of user data along with the source code of the website.
2020-06-07
Category: India, Delhi,National,Media,Technology
Now, complaint against Arnab Goswami under Cable TV Act
Pune, June 5 (IANS) Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami faces a new complaint, this time under the Cable Televisions Network (Regulation) Act, 1995, for allegedly running the television channel "to create communal hatred, religious polarisation and threatening national integrity".
2020-06-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Media
News Corp shuts dozens of newspapers in Australia
Canberra, May 28 (IANS) Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has decided to end publication of dozens of newspapers in Australia, and print edition of over 100 other regional and community publications as part of a major restructuring amid Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-05-28
Category: International, Australia,Media
New Zealand media company sold for NZ$1
Wellington, May 25 (IANS) New Zealand media company Stuff Limited, which operates the country's largest news website, was sold to its Chief Executive Sinead Boucher for NZ$1, the firm said on Monday.
2020-05-25
Category: International, United Kingdom,Media,Politics
Madras HC slams govt over defamation cases against media, quashes 28
Chennai, May 21 (IANS) The Madras High Court on Thursday said the menace of misusing the criminal defamation law by the state as a tool to settle scores should be curbed, as it quashed 28 cases against media.
2020-05-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media,Politics
Veteran Bollywood scribe MSM Desai passes away in Thane
Thane (Maharashtra), May 21 (IANS) Veteran journalist Manohar S. Desai - famed as 'MSM Desai' - who chronicled Bollywood from 1959 onwards, passed away after prolonged illness, a family member said here on Thursday.
2020-05-21
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Media,Bollywood
COVID-19 kills 3 Pak journos, infects 156
Islamabad, May 21 (IANS) The novel coronavirus has claimed the lives of three mediapersons in Pakistan and infected 156 others, according to a report released by the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ).
2020-05-21
Category: International, Pakistan,Media,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
INS to SC: Centre, states owe several crores' dues to media industry
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Indian Newspaper Society (INS) has told the Supreme Court that the Centre and state governments advertising arms owe between Rs 1,500 crore and Rs 1,800 crore to various media houses going by industry estimates.
2020-05-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media
Dead bodies among patients fallout: Sion Hospital Dean shunted (IANS Impact)
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) The video showing Covid-19 patients surrounded by dead bodies at the LTMG Sion Hospital has led to the removal of hospital Dean Pramod Ingle from his post, official sources said here on Saturday.
2020-05-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Health/Medicine,Media
DC bans unverified news on social media in Raj district
Jaipur, May 8 (IANS) In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the district administration in Dholpur has banned posting all kinds of unverified news on all social media platforms, including YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, Twitter, LinkedIn and Telegram, till further orders.
2020-05-08
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Media,Politics
Cyberabad police book retired Army Major for fake news
Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) A retired Army Major has been booked by Cyberabad police for posting fake news on social media.
2020-04-28
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security,Media
Mumbai Police grill Arnab Goswami for over 12 hrs (Ld correcting headline)
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Republic Media Network on Monday said that its Editor-in-Chief, Arnab Goswami, was interrogated by the Mumbai Police since 9 a.m. and the interrogation continued for over 12 hours, here on Monday.
2020-04-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Media
Mumbai Police grill Arnab Goswami grilled for over 12 hrs
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Republic Media Network on Monday said that its Editor-in-Chief, Arnab Goswami, was interrogated by the Mumbai Police since 9 a.m. and the interrogation continued for over 12 hours, here on Monday.
2020-04-27
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Media
Sindh govt challenges HC verdict in Daniel Pearl case
Karachi, April 23 (IANS) Pakistan's Sindh government has challenged the provincial verdict in the kidnapping and murder case of American journalist Daniel Pearl before the country's Supreme Court, it was reported on Thursday.
2020-04-23
Category: International, Pakistan,Immigration/Law/Rights,Media,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Covid-19 check-up for Bengaluru scribes from Thursday
Bengaluru, April 22 (IANS) On the directive of Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa, the state health department will organise a two-day medical check-up camp for city journalists, especially those on the frontline covering the coronavirus spread for over a month, from Thursday, an official said on Wednesday.
2020-04-22
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Health/Medicine,Media
I&B Ministry urges media take precautions in Covid coverage
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) After 53 journalists tested positive for novel coronavirus in Mumbai, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Wednesday urged media persons to take necessary precautions while covering Covid-19 related incidents and also urged the management of media houses, print and electronic, to take necessary care of their field staff as well as office staff.
2020-04-22
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Media
J&K police file general FIR in connection with news report (2nd Ld)
Srinagar, April 20 (IANS) The J&K Police have clarified that a general FIR has been filed and no person has been named in it in connection with a news item published in a national daily regarding an encounter in Shopian in South Kashmir.
2020-04-20
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Media
Rs 5 lakh compensation if an accredited journalist dies of Covid-19
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Thursday announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the family of an accredited journalist if he/she dies due to Covid-19.
2020-04-16
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Health/Medicine,Media
Kannada TV channel slapped notice for airing false news
Bengaluru, April 16 (IANS) The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has asked Kannada news channel Public TV why it should not be taken off air for telecasting a misleading bulletin which said Prime Minister Narendra Modi will rain money from helicopters, an official said on Thursday.
2020-04-16
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Media
'Ban sacking or pay cuts': CITU leader to PM amid media upheaval
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The Centre for Indian Trade Unions (CITU) has shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighting the large-scale retrenchment and payouts in the media industry, in wake of the pan-India lockdown that has been extended by 19 days after its initial run for 21 days.
2020-04-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Media
AP CM condoles Indian-American journalist's demise in NYC
Amaravati, April 8 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday condoled the death of US-based senior Indian journalist Kanchibhotla Brahmanandam, popularly known as Brahm.
2020-04-08
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Diaspora,Media,Politics
A TV anchor's timely intervention 'saves' precious lives
Thiruvananthapuram, April 2 (IANS) It was the wailing and crying by a lady who came from Dubai that she was being ostracised by locals even after completing her isolation time, seems to have spurred a TV anchor who intervened. The timely intervention appears to have saved precious lives.
2020-04-02
Category: India, Kerala,National,Human Interest/Society,Media
AIR suspends external services programmes till March 31
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) All India Radio (AIR) has suspended the services of its external service division (ESD) till March on account of the exigency measures being taken due to COVID-19 pandemic.
2020-03-29
Category: India, Delhi,National,Media
Republic TV reporter accused of shaming Noida hospital director
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) After a purported news clip appeared on social media which was allegedly telecast on Republic TV where Dr Anish Singhal, Director of ESIC Hospital, Noida, was confronted by its reporter who accused the doctor of carrying fake ID card, the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has hit back.
2020-03-25
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Media
Republic TV reporter accused of shaming Noida hospital director
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) After a purported news clip appeared on social media which was allegedly telecast on Republic TV where Dr Anish Singhal, Director of ESIC Hospital, Noida, was confronted by its reporter who accused the doctor of carrying fake ID card, the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has hit back.
2020-03-25
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Media
CPI-M, Cong strongly condemn ban on 2 Kerala TV channels
Thiruvananthapuram, March 6 (IANS) Condemning the ban on the telecast of two Kerala based TV channels, the ruling CPI-M and the Congress party on Friday termed the decision of the Union government undemocratic and said it should be opposed by all.
2020-03-06
Category: India, Kerala,National,Media,Politics
'Media should work with govt in matters of state interest'
Panaji, Feb 29 (IANS) The media should work with the state government in matters which are in explicit interest of the state, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said here on Saturday.
2020-02-29
Category: India, Goa,National,Media,Politics
China expels three WSJ journalists for 'racist' article
Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Three foreign journalists of The Wall Street Journal were on Wednesday ordered to leave China within five days over an opinion piece on the country's handling of the coronavirus outbreak which the Chinese government termed "racist", reports said.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United States,Media
China expels foreign scribes for headline it deemed 'racist'
Beijing, Feb 19 (IANS) China on Wednesday expelled three foreign scribes of the Wall Street Journal over a headline in an opinion piece it said was "racist".
2020-02-19
Category: International, China,Media,Politics
Lord Hall to step down as BBC's DG in summer
London, Jan 20 (IANS) Tony Hall is set to step down as director general of the BBC in the summer, after seven years in the role, the organisation reported on Monday.
2020-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Media
India Inc rolls out red carpet for Bezos, BJP wants good stuff about India in WaPo
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) After the Narendra Modi government cold-shouldered Amazon boss Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world, India Inc rolled out the red carpet for him in the country's financial capital.
2020-01-17
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Media,Politics
Media should introspect, curb unhealthy trends: Vice Prez
Chennai, Jan 14 (IANS) Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said called upon the media to seriously introspect and curb any unhealthy trend that impacts its credibility.
2020-01-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Media,Politics
Renowned Marathi scribe Nilkanth Khadilkar, father of chess prodigies 'Khadilkar sisters' dead
Mumbai, Nov 22 (IANS) Renowned Marathi journalist Nilkanth Khadilkar -- the father of India's formidable Chess prodigies called 'Khadilkar sisters' -- passed away following a brief illness here early on Friday morning, a family member said. He was 86.
2019-11-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Media
Sony Corp in talks to buy stake in Network 18
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Sony Corp is said to be in talks to buy stake in Reliance Industries (RIL) promoted Network18 Media and Investments Ltd.
2019-11-21
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Media