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Pliable trends, courtesy Rahul Gandhi's 'definition of journalism'

04 Jan 2019

Pliable trends, courtesy Rahul Gandhi's 'definition of journalism'

Congress President Rahul Gandhi used the word 'pliable' to describe ANI editor Smita Prakash, who interviewed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 1, Tuesday.

Editors Guild concerned over Meghalaya HC censuring Shillong Times editor

17 Dec 2018

Editors Guild concerned over Meghalaya HC censuring Shillong Times editor

The Editors Guild of India yesterday expressed "grave concern" over the Meghalaya High Court censuring the editor of a leading daily in the state, saying the judiciary "should stand by the media in helping it discharge its functions in an independent manner."

MJ Akbar's defamation case: Court accepts suit filed against Ramani

18 Oct 2018

MJ Akbar's defamation case: Court accepts suit filed against Ramani

In the sexual harassment allegations leveled against former MoS External Ministry MJ Akbar, a Delhi court accepted the defamation case. It was filed against journalist Priya Ramani.

The Blue Whale challenge: Fact or fiction?

16 Sep 2017

The Blue Whale challenge: Fact or fiction?

Since months, it has been alleged that the 'Blue Whale Challenge' has been preying on youths. Many suicides in India have been attributed to this game.

I-T tribunal indicts Roy, NDTV for money laundering Rs.642 crore

22 Jul 2017

I-T tribunal indicts Roy, NDTV for money laundering Rs.642 crore

The Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) indicted Prannoy Roy directly for the evasion and money laundering of Rs. 642cr.

Bengaluru Metro gives realty sector a boost

27 Jun 2017

Bengaluru Metro gives realty sector a boost

With the launch of the Metro Green line in Bengaluru that connects the East-West and North-South corridors, the real estate around the routes have become hot properties.

After a week of going live, Bengaluru Metro faces technical-issues

26 Jun 2017

After a week of going live, Bengaluru Metro faces technical-issues

The Green-Line section of Namma Metro, that connects Sampige Road to Yelachenahalli, was hit by signal snag for an hour, just a week after it was opened for masses.

I&B ministry to restructure inter-ministerial panel

09 Nov 2016

I&B ministry to restructure inter-ministerial panel

Sources said that the Information and Broadcast Ministry has decided to restructure the inter-ministerial panel that oversees violations in broadcast media.

Center holds NDTV ban

08 Nov 2016

Center holds NDTV ban

The Centre has decided to review its decision of imposing a one-day ban on NDTV, after receiving criticism from several quarters.

NDTV moves SC over ban order

07 Nov 2016

NDTV moves SC over ban order

NDTV has moved the Supreme Court over the government's recent one-day ban imposed on the channel.

News channel in Assam ordered to shut for 24 hours

06 Nov 2016

News channel in Assam ordered to shut for 24 hours

News Time Assam, a television news channel based in Assam was ordered by the Union Government to go off air for one day.

NDTV ban not dictatorial; UPA gave 21 such orders: Modi-Government

05 Nov 2016

NDTV ban not dictatorial; UPA gave 21 such orders: Modi-Government

Modi-government justified the penalty doled out for the "huge indiscretion and violation of rules" saying instead of a 30-day ban only 1-day ban had been handed out to NDTV.

Editors Guild decries NDTV ban

04 Nov 2016

Editors Guild decries NDTV ban

The Editors Guild of India criticized the government's decision to take NDTV India off the air for one day over their coverage of the Pathankot attacks.

NDTV India to go off-air over Pathankot coverage

03 Nov 2016

NDTV India to go off-air over Pathankot coverage

In the first instance of a broadcaster being brought to book for coverage of terror attacks, the Information and Broadcast Ministry may ask NDTV India to go off-air for a day over their coverage of the Pathankot attack.

Income Tax department fines NDTV Rs.525 crore for false transactions

16 Aug 2016

Income Tax department fines NDTV Rs.525 crore for false transactions

India's IT Department fined media and journalism giant New Delhi Television (NDTV) with a penalty amount of Rs.525 crore for tax evasion.