Editors Guild of India

Exercise restraint in reporting communal tensions: Editors Guild of India

EGI said it was dismayed to note that due diligence has been found wanting in the evaluation and presentation of reports of the clashes between communities.

published on : 19th April 2022

Instruct agencies to respect democratic values, press freedom: Editors Guild to Centre

In Madhya Pradesh, local journalist Kanishk Tewari and a few activists who were protesting against the arrest of an artist were detained and forced to strip down to their undergarments.

published on : 8th April 2022

Editors Guild of India calls for court-monitored probe into Agra-based scribe's arrest

Gaurav Bansal (39) was arrested on March 15 for reporting about alleged electoral malpractices in the recent-held Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.

published on : 21st March 2022

Editors Guild demands immediate release of journalist arrested by Uttarakhand police

The editors' body said police arrested Kishore Ram, working for news portal 'Janjwar, from Pithoragadh on February 24 under section 153-A of the Indian Penal Code.

published on : 4th March 2022

Editors Guild condemns arrest of scribes in Kashmir, demands their immediate release

In a statement, the editors' body also demanded the immediate release of another journalist, Sajad Gul, who was arrested in Kashmir last month.

published on : 6th February 2022

Editors Guild anguished at closure of Kashmir Press Club, says it's latest in sequence of disturbing events

The Kashmir Press Club was established in 2018, and already had more than 300 members, making it the largest journalists' association in the region.

published on : 18th January 2022

Arrested women scribes to be handed over to Tripura cops on Monday; Opposition, media bodies protest

The duo are being kept at a government-run shelter home for women for the night and will be handed over to the Tripura police on Monday morning, an Assam police officer said.

published on : 15th November 2021

'Send fact-finding team': Mehbooba Mufti to Press Council on 'harassment' of journalists in Kashmir

The former Jammu & Kashmir chief minister informed the Press Council of India that unwarranted harassment of journalists has now become a norm.

published on : 28th September 2021

Pegasus row: SC to continue hearing batch of pleas seeking probe into alleged snooping

A bench of Chief Justice N V Ramana and justices Suryakant and Aniruddha Bose will continue hearing the matter.

published on : 15th August 2021

SC to hear pleas seeking SIT probe into Pegasus issue

A Bench headed by Chief Justice of India NV Ramana will hear the pleas filed by journalists, Editors Guild of India, Rajya Sabha MP and an advocate.

published on : 5th August 2021

Editors Guild condemns threats to journalists, seeks action

The Editors Guild of India on Sunday condemned threats of physical violence and abusive social media attacks on several journalists.

published on : 3rd June 2018