Five Myanmar journalists jailed 10 years

Four reporters and the chief executive officer of a magazine in Myanmar have been sentenced to 10 years at hard labor in prison on a national security charge for investigative stories about a weapons factory.

Drew Barrymore turns scribe

Actress Drew Barrymore has been hired to work as a writer for a women`s lifestyle website.

Sexual assault case: Scribe, photographer attacked at Asaram ashram

A journalist and a photographer attached with a Hindi daily were allegedly roughed up by volunteers at controversial self- styled godman Asaram Bapu`s ashram here on Sunday, police said.

Scribe among two booked for hurting religious sentiments

Police have booked a scribe, an editor of a local weekly newspaper, and another person on charges of hurting the religious sentiments of a community.

Drunk RPF inspector rams car into two, videojournalist killed

A cameraman of TV news channel was killed and another person was injured after being hit by car rashly driven by Railway Protection Force officer who was in an inebriated state, police said on Friday.

Ex-scribe arrested in Assam

A former journalist was arrested in the city for allegedly collecting lakhs of rupees from various people on the pretext of providing them jobs in public sector undertaking Oil India Ltd.

IJU condemns Manipuri scribe`s death in police firing

The Indian Journalists Union expressed profound shock over the death of Manipuri journalist Thangjam Nanao Singh, allegedly in police firing.

Scribe shot dead

A journalist working with a local Hindi daily was shot dead by unidentified persons here, police said.

Attack on scribe: UP govt promises strict action

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday said strict action would be taken against those who attacked a senior scribe in the state capital recently.

Doctor booked for assault on scribe

A case was registered
against a doctor of a civil hospital in Ambala on charges of
assaulting a local scribe, police said today.

Scribe`s murder very shocking: Gadkari

BJP president Nitin Gadkari on Saturday condemned the killing of the city-based journalist saying the incident shows deterioration of the law and order in Maharashtra.

2G: Scribe slapped with Rs 10K fine for frivolous petition

A Delhi court on Tuesday slapped a
fine of Rs 10,000 on a journalist for seeking a direction for
CBI to make some telecom companies like Videocon-owned
Datacom, S-tel, Aircel and Maxis as accused in 2G spectrum
scam case.

Mumbai scribe booked under Official Secrets Act gets bail

A local magistrate`s court on Saturday
granted bail to a city-based journalist arrested by the
Government Railway Police (GRP) under the Official Secrets
Act.

Arrest of scribe under Official Secrets Act leads to outrage

The scribe, Tarakant Dwivedi alias Akela, was arrested
for his article in Mumbai Mirror on how the weapons, purchased
after the 26/11 terror attacks, were rotting in the armoury
due to water leakage in monsoon.

Scribe abducted in UP

A local scribe of a Hindi daily
was allegedly abducted by some persons from his office here, police said.

Johnny Depp turns scribe in `Rum Diary`

Hollywood heartthrob Johnny Depp is all set to portray a burned-out journalist, who takes up a job in Puerto Rico, in the upcoming movie`Rum Diary`.

Scribe roughed up during poll talk show

Reporter of a Malayalam TV channel was roughed up allegedly by CPI(M) sympathisers during an `open air` election talk show here, police said.

Bhatt to go to Iraq, meet scribe who hurled shoe at Bush

Noted film-maker Mahesh Bhatt, who is producing "The Last Salute", a play on the Iraqi journalist who threw a shoe at former US President George Bush, plans to visit the strife-torn country and meet him.

Cuttack scribes lodge FIR against ruling BJD workers

A scribe of a local TV channel alleged that ruling BJD activists attacked him and forced him and his cameraman to hand over their recording cassettes which contain recordings of the BJD activists attacking BJP workers
at Banki.

Police seeks scribe`s murder trial thorough video conferencing

Delhi police has approached a
city court seeking trial of TV journalist Saumya
Vishwanathan`s murder case through video conferencing saying
the accused had tried to escape from police custody.