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Pakistan rated among most dangerous countries for journalists

Pakistan rated among most dangerous countries for journalists

The 2017 World Press Freedom Index, prepared by Reporters Without Borders, ranked Pakistan 139th out of 180 countries surveyed for the report. 

Nov 03, 2017, 22:48 PM IST
Top 5 quotes from PM Narendra Modi's interaction with journalists

Top 5 quotes from PM Narendra Modi's interaction with journalists

Here's a quick five-point guide on what he said during the meet

Oct 28, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

PCI team visits Rajouri, scribes demand bulletproof jackets

The journalists also raised issues related to the accreditation policy, demanding it to be done at the district-level.

Sep 23, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

Families of jailed Turkish journalists shaken but determined

"We at least have the chance to see or hear them without a window between us, to hear their voice directly without using a telephone," said Yonca Sik, the wife of Ahmet Sik, one of Turkey`s most famous investigative journalists who is also jailed.

 

Jul 28, 2017, 10:38 AM IST
Journalists' passion for their profession makes them the go-getters they are, says study

Journalists' passion for their profession makes them the go-getters they are, says study

The job of a journalist is more often than not, a pressurising one, but that doesn't affect them, say researchers. 

May 21, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
Donald Trump says media playing down terrorist threat posed by ISIS

Donald Trump says media playing down terrorist threat posed by ISIS

US President Trump has said that the news media was playing down the terrorist threat posed by the Islamic State (IS) and journalists were reluctant to report on the militant groups attacks in Europe and "have their reasons" for failing to cover them, the media reported.

Feb 07, 2017, 22:50 PM IST
Donald Trump warns journalists, calls them most dishonest human beings

Donald Trump warns journalists, calls them most dishonest human beings

Describing journalists as the most dishonest human beings on Earth, US President Donald Trump has said he has been "running a war" with the media and warned them of consequences for falsely reporting that less number of people attended his inauguration.

Jan 22, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
2016: 122 journalists killed globally, 5 in India

2016: 122 journalists killed globally, 5 in India

As many as 122 journalists and media professionals were killed in 2016 globally, 93 of them in targeted killings and others in natural disasters and accidents, while India witnessed death of five scribes and was eighth on a list topped by Iraq, according to a new report.

Jan 01, 2017, 11:59 AM IST

DNA: Today in History, October 12, 2016

Watch history moment to learn the events that occurred on this very date i.e October 12.

Oct 13, 2016, 00:18 AM IST

DNA: Work-related stress may increase risk of heart attack

Analysis of Pakistan's fourth rank in risky nation for journalists. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Oct 13, 2016, 00:17 AM IST
NIA case: Five years imprisonment for 13 on terror charge

NIA case: Five years imprisonment for 13 on terror charge

After the accused pleaded guilty, Special Judge for NIA cases C Muralidhar Pai pronounced the verdict.

Sep 16, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

DNA: Why are politicians and media ignoring the patriotic residents of Gurez Valley? Part III

Politicians and journalists are not taking cognizance of patriotic residents of Gurez Valley in Kashmir. Watch this special segment and get to know about the real face of Kashmir.

Jul 23, 2016, 15:34 PM IST

DNA: Why are politicians and media ignoring the patriotic residents of Gurez Valley? Part II

Politicians and journalists are not taking cognizance of patriotic residents of Gurez Valley in Kashmir. Watch this special segment and get to know about the real face of Kashmir.

Jul 23, 2016, 15:32 PM IST

DNA: Why are politicians and media ignoring the patriotic residents of Gurez Valley?

Politicians and journalists are not taking cognizance of patriotic residents of Gurez Valley in Kashmir. Watch this special segment and get to know about the real face of Kashmir.

Jul 23, 2016, 15:30 PM IST

Need for a law to protect journalists: PCI member

"In the wake of attacks on journalists in the country, the demand for a law to protect journalists has gathered steam," Sinha said at the Indore Press Club.

Jul 14, 2016, 00:16 AM IST
Two journalists asked to leave army event as they didn't stand up during national anthem

Two journalists asked to leave army event as they didn't stand up during national anthem

An Indian Army officer asked two journalists to leave an event because they "did not stand up when the Indian national anthem was played and the Indian flag was unfurled".

May 25, 2016, 14:45 PM IST
North Korea controls agenda as world's media pour in for rare ruling party congress

North Korea controls agenda as world's media pour in for rare ruling party congress

North Korea issues reporting visas sparingly and escorts all journalists to make sure it sets the agenda and gets its position across.

May 06, 2016, 16:45 PM IST

Journalists will not share Panama Papers with US Justice Department

The media group that coordinated the Panama Papers investigation into offshore companies said on Thursday it would not participate in a criminal probe by the U.S. Department of Justice.

Apr 22, 2016, 03:09 AM IST
DMDK chief Vijayakanth loses cool while campaigning, threatens to slap journalists

DMDK chief Vijayakanth loses cool while campaigning, threatens to slap journalists

According to reports, Vijayakanth lost his cool while campaigning in Salem and threatened to slap journalists.

Apr 20, 2016, 14:51 PM IST

Lawyer arrested for attacking journalists, students, teachers

The accused lawyer, identified as Om Sharma, presented himself for interrogation at Tilak Marg police station, where he was arrested.

Feb 20, 2016, 22:22 PM IST