Andhra Pradesh government organises two-day free health camp for journalists

He along with Minister for Health Vidadala Rajini inaugurated a free medical camp for journalists and their family members at Andhra Loyola Engineering College in Vijayawada on Saturday.

published on : 14th May 2023

MHA to prepare SOPs for safety, security of journalists

The step is being taken after three assailants posing as journalists killed Ahmad and his brother Ashraf in Prayagraj on Saturday night while they were speaking to reporters.

published on : 16th April 2023

Hope Chinese authorities would facilitate continued presence of Indian journalists in China: MEA 

China has sought reciprocal measures from India for the facilitation of its journalists even as it defended its recent move to freeze the visas of the two Indian correspondents.

published on : 6th April 2023

Burkina Faso expels 2 French journalists, no reason given

The correspondents were each questioned separately about their work by state security on Friday. Faivre was ordered to leave that evening and Douce the following day, they both arrived in Paris Sunday

published on : 3rd April 2023

79-year-old murder case to reopen soon

With their play ‘Lakshmikanthan’, The Madras Players will stage one of the famous murder cases of Chennai

published on : 11th March 2023

LeT militants, handlers booked for threatening journalists online

TRF had issued an online threat to a few media houses in the valley "for their traitorous" acts and "nexus with fascist Indian regime.

published on : 13th November 2022

Drop case against journalists in extortion case: AIADMK leader O Panneerselvam

Panneerselvam sought the case against the journalists be dropped immediately and a probe ordered on the 'sudden spectacular growth' of the construction company.

published on : 26th May 2022

Europa League semifinal: West Ham probes report of fan violence on two German radio commentators

German newspaper Bild said that fans seated behind the commentators punched them and pulled a headset off one of them during Thursday night's first leg, which Frankfurt won 2-1

published on : 29th April 2022

UN expresses concern over detention of two Afghan journalists

Journalists in the provinces have described Taliban members as threatening, detaining, and beating them and their colleagues who were trying to report the news, the HRW said.

published on : 18th March 2022

Centre announces probe into Pandora Papers as top businessmen, celebrities appear in list

On Sunday, the ICIJ involving had released a 2.94 terabyte data trove, based on 12 million leaked documents linked to wealthy elites from over 200 countries.

published on : 5th October 2021

50 journalists were killed worldwide in 2020, Mexico found most dangerous 

Eighty-four percent of those killed this year were "deliberately targeted" for their work, RSF said in its annual report, compared to 63 percent in 2019.

published on : 29th December 2020

Delhi HC advises Rajya Sabha to consider permanent passes to freelance journos

The petition was filed by Anil Chamadia, who said the policy "promotes company-owned journalism, not journalism as a whole and denies access to first-hand information."

published on : 22nd May 2020

Sabarimala opening HIGHLIGHTS: Section 144 to be imposed at four places near shrine

With the protest intensifying, Pathanamthitta district administration has imposed Section 144 at Sannidhanam, Pamba, Nilakkal and Ilavunkal. 

published on : 17th October 2018

  UNESCO Director-General condemns the killing of 'Rising Kashmir' editor-in-chief Shujaat Bukhari

UNESCO promotes the safety of journalists through global awareness-raising and capacity-building through the UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity.

published on : 19th June 2018

Newseum honours Gauri Lankesh, Sudip Dutta Bhaumik among 18 journalists killed in 2017 in the line of duty

Each year, the Newseum selects a representative group of journalists whose names are added to the memorial and whose deaths illustrate the dangers faced by journalists around the world.

published on : 5th June 2018

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

North Korea allows South Korean journalists to cover nuclearā€‹ test closing

North Korea had earlier refused to allow South Korean journalists into the country to witness the event, raising worries about the prospect for recently improving ties.

published on : 23rd May 2018

Timeline of attacks in Afghanistan's Kabul in 2018

Two suicide blasts claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group ripped through Kabul on Monday and killed at least 25 people.

published on : 30th April 2018

World Press Freedom Index report: India's ranking falls due to violence against journalists, hate crimes

India's ranking in the Press Freedom Index has fallen two places to 138, a watchdog said today in an annual report, blaming "physical violence" against journalists like Gauri Lankesh as the key reason

published on : 26th April 2018

Journalists faced arrest, assault in United States: Watchdog

Journalists in the United States were assaulted 45 times last year, and 34 were arrested while covering news, a report from a media rights watchdog said.

published on : 4th April 2018
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