Actors Rajeev Khandelwal and Kritika Kamra were here Tuesday to promote their forthcoming TV show ‘Reporters’, which seeks to reveal the life of journalists behind the camera along with the angle of an intense love story between the characters they portray.
Attacks on journalists have grown more barbaric and kidnappings have soared, Reporters Without Borders said on Tuesday, after a year when violence against the media took centre stage and 66 reporters were killed.
Four officers of the Rio de Janeiro state police were detained Wednesday on charges of assaulting reporters and activists during a protest against the amount of public money Brazil spent to host the FIFA World Cup.
Media persons Tuesday urged Orissa CM Naveen Patnaik to take stern action against the concerned police officials allegedly involved in misbehaving with reporters while discharging their duties at Bangamunda near here yesterday.
A record total of 70 journalists were killed in their work around the world last year, including 31 in the Philippines, the New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said in its annual survey.