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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.

Award-Winning journalist Kamal Khan is no more; Tributes Pour In

LUCKNOW/ New Delhi NDTV’s Kamal Khan, a veteran popular and award-winning journalist known for his deep insights into Uttar Pradesh politics and elegant language, died at his home in Lucknow this morning after suffering a heart attack. Kamal was associated with NDTV for over three decades. He will be remembered as a legendary reporter whose … Continue reading Award-Winning journalist Kamal Khan is no more; Tributes Pour In

Nearly 2000 journalists died with Covid-19 in 94 countries

Geneva, Nearly 2000 journalists died of Covid-19in 94 countries since March 2020. Last year, in 2021, at least 1400media workers succumbed to the virus, that is to say 116 par month orsome 4 per day on average, announced Friday in Geneva the Press EmblemCampaign (PEC). No continent is spared by the pandemic. Of the 1940 … Continue reading Nearly 2000 journalists died with Covid-19 in 94 countries

‘Bulli Bai’ row: PEC demands actions against online abusers of women journalists

AMN / Geneva Expressing shock over the repeated incident of targeting women, including many Indian scribes in social media, the global media safety and rights body Press Emblem Campaign (PEC) demands proper actions against the individuals behind the ‘Bulli Bai’ online application. It may be mentioned that over a hundred women, largely Muslim personalities, were … Continue reading ‘Bulli Bai’ row: PEC demands actions against online abusers of women journalists

Over 6,400 journalists lost job in Afghanistan

WEB DESK Mmore than 6,400 journalists have lost their jobs since the Taliban takeover of the country. Reports have emerged from Afghanistan of an increasing crackdown by the Taliban on journalists. In a recent survey conducted by non-profit organisation, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and the Afghan Independent Journalists Association (AIJA) shows a radical change in … Continue reading Over 6,400 journalists lost job in Afghanistan

Media is an extension of parliament, says former secretary general of Lok Sabha

By T N Ashok The Press Club of India (PCI) on Wednesday organised a seminar to coincide with 70 years of Parliament and The Media and their relationship. Speaking on the occasion, PTT Acharya , who literally grew with parliament, serving 40 years in the Lok Sabha, a former secretary general of Lok Sabha under … Continue reading Media is an extension of parliament, says former secretary general of Lok Sabha

Afghanistan followed by Mexico, Pakistan, India emerge dangerous for journalists in 2021

AMN /Geneva/Guwahati Afghanistan and Mexico are the most dangerous countries for media work this year, the Press Emblem Campaign (PEC) said in its annual report in Geneva on Thursday in view of Human Rights Day. Since 1 January, 76 media workers have been killed in 28 countries around the world. Afghanistan leads with 12 assassinations, … Continue reading Afghanistan followed by Mexico, Pakistan, India emerge dangerous for journalists in 2021

Editor “Rehnuma-e-Deccan” Syed Vicaruddin passes away

AMN / Hyderabad Mr Syed Vicaruddin , Editor the century old Urdu news paper “Rehnuma-e-Deccan ” passed away on Thursday night 9th December after a prolonged illness. He was 90 years old. He was a man of distinguished international prominence. He was also Chairman of Indo-Arab League. An Aligarian, he was a popular figure in … Continue reading Editor “Rehnuma-e-Deccan” Syed Vicaruddin passes away

Veteran journalist Vinod Dua is no more

WEB DESK Veteran journalist and pioneer of Hindi broadcast journalism Vinod Dua passed away at a hospital in Delhi today after a prolonged illness. His daughter and actor-comic Mallika Dua confirmed the news. He was 67. The last rites of the well-known journalist, who was hospitalised with Covid earlier this year and lost his wife, … Continue reading Veteran journalist Vinod Dua is no more

International award to north-eastern journalist Nava Thakuria

AMN / Guwahati The Geneva-based Press Emblem Campaign (PEC) has awarded senior journalist Nava Thakuria, a resident of northeast India, for his relentless initiatives to safeguard the rights of media persons in the south Asian country and also defending the press freedom in the region with an exemplary commitment. The Assam-based working journalist has been … Continue reading International award to north-eastern journalist Nava Thakuria

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