Media

China world's biggest prison for journalists, India better than Pakistan: Report

China world's biggest prison for journalists, India better than Pakistan: Report

China, where the media is under strict state-control, has been ranked 176 of the 180 countries included in the report.

Nov 03, 2017, 23:13 PM IST

Don’t mourn the loss of free media till you pay for your news

Over the last few days I’ve seen with a sense of dismay a ‘tu-tu main-main’ over NDTV censoring its journalists.  One of NDTV’s senior-most journalists and well-known faces, Sreenivasan Ja

Oct 21, 2017, 12:26 PM IST

Media faces Australia shake-up with reforms agreed

Under legislation introduced in the 1980s to protect diversity, media companies are blocked from owning television, radio and newspaper assets in the same city, while metropolitan and regional broadcasters are barred from merging.

Sep 14, 2017, 09:40 AM IST

Pak's media watchdog warns channels against airing fake news

It also advised all satellite TV channels to adhere to the code of conduct and avoid airing fake news reports/items picked from social media in order to hold the basic professional standard and their credibility.

Sep 13, 2017, 19:15 PM IST
Ramdas Athawale calls for media protection laws, ensures support to journalists

Ramdas Athawale calls for media protection laws, ensures support to journalists

Extending complete support to the media, Athawale suggested that a commission be set up exclusively to look into the hardships faced by journalists.

Sep 10, 2017, 19:19 PM IST
Cambodia PM Hun Sen orders English-language newspaper to pay taxes or close

Cambodia PM Hun Sen orders English-language newspaper to pay taxes or close

"Pay taxes to the state if you want to exist. If you don`t pay taxes, pack your bag and leave," Hun Sen said in a speech at a ceremony in Phnom Penh. He called the daily "thief chief".

Aug 22, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

Egypt adds media watchdog to blocked websites list

Egypt has blocked more than 100 websites since May, including media sites seen as critical of the government.

Aug 18, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
Donald Trump's White House advisor slams media for divorce story

Donald Trump's White House advisor slams media for divorce story

Anthony Scaramucci has been in the news as former White House Secretary Sean Spicer resigned post his appointment.

Jul 30, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

Donald Trump skips media dinner to hold rally in Pennsylvania

US President Donald Trump skipped the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday night and instead held a campaign-style rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Apr 30, 2017, 09:18 AM IST
Can't use astrologers, tarot readers for result prediction to bypass ban on exit polls: EC

Can't use astrologers, tarot readers for result prediction to bypass ban on exit polls: EC

The prediction of election results by astrologers and tarot readers in the period when there is a ban on broadcasting exit polls is a violation of law, the Election Commission has ruled.

Mar 31, 2017, 00:14 AM IST

Report: Why are media personals depleting their ethical values for generating TRP's?

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Mar 05, 2017, 15:36 PM IST
Donald Trump calls media `enemy of the American people`

Donald Trump calls media `enemy of the American people`

Donald Trump ratcheted up his attacks on the media Friday, blasting the press as "the enemy of the American people!"

Feb 18, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

End obsession with 'bad news', Pope tells media

Pope Francis on Tuesday called on the world's media to offer people more "good news" and quell anxiety, growing fear and pessimism fuelled by an obsession with "bad news".

Jan 24, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

White House to have 4 'Skype seats' in its press briefing room

For the first time, the White House press briefing room will have four 'Skype seats' to give access to a more diverse group of media outlets that may not have the funds to hire a Washington correspondent, the Trump administration has announced.

Jan 24, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

Miscreants attack media personnel in Delhi's Deen Dayal Marg

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Jan 19, 2017, 11:37 AM IST

Toolkit launched to assess quality of health stories in media

The toolkit known as 'Media Doctor' is modeled after a similar pioneering checklist developed in Australia that ran from 2003 to 2013.

Jan 17, 2017, 23:14 PM IST

PAC mulling whether hearings can be opened to media: Thomas

A sub-committee of Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is studying whether the proceedings of the key panel should be opened for media to "ensure more transparency" in its functioning.

Jan 09, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

DNA: Pakistani media using Zee News content as research work

Analysis of Pakistan's media using Zee News content as research work. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Jan 08, 2017, 00:00 AM IST

Indore-Patna Express derailment: Treatment of injured first priority, says Suresh Prabhu

Railway minister 'Suresh Prabhu' addressing media on train accident near Kanpur. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Nov 20, 2016, 22:31 PM IST
Govt should not have any interference in working of the media: PM Modi

Govt should not have any interference in working of the media: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday stressed on the need for freedom of speech for the press and said external control of media is not good for society.

Nov 16, 2016, 16:39 PM IST