Media

Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh killed during Israeli raid

Shireen Abu Akleh, 51, was covering an Israeli army raid on the Jenin refugee camp when she was shot in the face WEB DESK A journalist for Al Jazeera was shot and killed while covering an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank town of Jenin early Wednesday. The broadcaster and a reporter who was … Continue reading Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh killed during Israeli raid

PIB organises webinar on Cyber Security

WEB DESK Cyber experts and officers handling cyber crimes have cautioned the online users to remain alert against the threat of cyber attack from unidentified links and unauthorised websites. The experts were guiding the online users in a webinar on Cyber Security which was organised by Press Information Bureau, Mumbai and Goa on Thursday. Speaking … Continue reading PIB organises webinar on Cyber Security

I&B Minister Anurag Thakur launches Broadcast Seva Portal

AMN/ WEB DESK Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur today launched the Broadcast Seva Portal in New Delhi. The portal will provide a single point facility to the stakeholders to request for required permission, registrations and licences. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Thakur said, government has harnessed technology to bring transparency in the system and … Continue reading I&B Minister Anurag Thakur launches Broadcast Seva Portal

Anurag Thakur launches ‘Training for Emirates Jobs And Skills’ at Dubai Expo

AMN Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Singh Thakur today launched TEJAS (Training for Emirates Jobs And Skills) at Dubai Expo. In his address, Mr. Thakur said, this project is aimed at skilling, certification and overseas employment of Indians. The minister said that India has a youthful population and the government’s focus is on to skill … Continue reading Anurag Thakur launches ‘Training for Emirates Jobs And Skills’ at Dubai Expo

Setting up Media Commission not necessary to look into various aspects of regulations: I&B Minister

AMN The government today said, the setting up of a Media Commission in the country is not considered necessary at present to look into the various aspects of regulations. This was stated by Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today. He was asked about the recommendation of … Continue reading Setting up Media Commission not necessary to look into various aspects of regulations: I&B Minister

PM hails media for playing an encouraging role in popularising Swacch Bharat, Yoga

Inaugurated year-long celebrations of the centenary year of Malayalam Daily, Mathrubhumi AMN / WEB DESK Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the year-long celebrations of the centenary year of Malayalam Daily, Mathrubhumi through video conferencing. Speaking at the function, The Prime Minister elaborated on the positive impact of the media on the campaigns of New … Continue reading PM hails media for playing an encouraging role in popularising Swacch Bharat, Yoga

No radio station of All India Radio is being shut down or downgraded: Prasar Bharti CEO

WEB DESK Prasar Bharti CEO Shashi Shekhar Vempati said that no radio station of All India Radio Network is being shut down or downgraded in the country. He said, efforts are being made to upgrade and modernize the services of All India Radio. He said focus has been laid on generating content in local and … Continue reading No radio station of All India Radio is being shut down or downgraded: Prasar Bharti CEO

Press Club of India weigh up Challenges Before Media on its 64th Foundation Day

T N Ashok / NEW DELHI Press Club of India (PCI) on Wednesday (Feb 2) celebrated its 64th Foundation Day with a discussion on “The Era of New Challenges Before Media”. Speaking on the occasion senior journalists said that the media in India never faced so much of threat to its existence in Independent India … Continue reading Press Club of India weigh up Challenges Before Media on its 64th Foundation Day

Editors Guild writes to Supreme Court panel on Pegasus row

agencies / New Delhi The Editors Guild of India on Sunday urged the Justice RV Raveendran committee to take cognisance of the “startling claims” made in a New York Times report on the alleged purchase of Pegasus spyware by India and seek responses from the government and ministries that might have been involved in it. … Continue reading Editors Guild writes to Supreme Court panel on Pegasus row

Govt will take strict action against websites running anti-India content: I&B Minister

Staff Reporter Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur today said that government will take strict action against those websites running anti-India content. Talking to media persons in New Delhi today, he said, it has identified 20 such accounts that are being run from neighbouring country. Mr Thakur said, such accounts will be shut down.

SPORTS

History Created: India beat Indonesia 3-0 to lift maiden Thomas Cup trophy

AMN Indian Men's Badminton team on Sunday scripted history by winning the Thomas Cup for the first time eve ...

Thomas Cup Badminton: India to face Indonesia in summit clash

India play first-ever final in 73-year-history BangkoKIn Badminton, rejuvenated Indian male shuttlers s ...

Thomas Cup: Srikanth wins second singles, India leads 2-1

In Thomas Cup Badminton Tournament in Bangkok, India's ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth registered a thumping win ...

MARQUEE

National Museum to celebrate International Museum Day 2022 from 16th-20th May

By SUDHIR KUMAR National Museum New Delhi will celebrate International Museum Day 2022 for five day from to ...

Indian Railways introduces separate seats for newly-born children in trains

AMN Indian Railways has introduced separate seats for newly-born children in trains. The facility has been ...

Finland tops world’s happiest country for fifth straight year

A family tests the water at Pyynikki Beach, just a short walk from downtown Tampere. Photo: Laura Vanzo/Visit ...