UP journalist

SC seeks response of Yogi Adityanath government on arrest of journalist under Gangster Act

The top court asked the Allahabad High Court to proceed with the similar plea before it concerning the bail of journalist and decide the issue expeditiously.

published on : 9th January 2020

Journalist killed by unidentified miscreants in UP's Kushinagar

Sharma, a resident of Siktiya Tola in Hata area of Kushinagar, also used to teach at a private school near his village, the police said.

published on : 10th October 2019

UP journalist held after taking pictures of children mopping school floor, probe ordered

Santosh Jaiswal was arrested for allegedly obstructing public servants from discharging their duty and extortion, charges similar to those levelled against a reporter in Mirzapur.

published on : 9th September 2019

Mid-day meal row: Villagers, cook back UP journalist, say students at times got only half a roti

The incident came to light only after journalist Pramod Kumar Jaiswal shot it and made the video viral on social media same day. 

published on : 5th September 2019

'You're print journalist, why take video': UP government to examine FIR against scribe booked for salt-roti expose

The video of students of being served salt and roti in their midday meal at a government-run primary school in Mirzapur district had gone viral on social media on August 22.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Uttar Pradesh journalist, two others booked for filming school kids eating salt-roti

In his complaint, the block education officer had alleged that Pawan Kumar Jaiswal deliberately shot the video doing 'despicable work' of maligning the image of the state government.

published on : 2nd September 2019