Editors' Guild of India (EGI): News

Pegasus: Supreme Court asks petitioners to avoid social media debates

The Supreme Court of India today asked those seeking a probe into the Pegasus scandal to avoid participating in "parallel debates" on social media.

Editors Guild of India approaches SC seeking probe into Pegasus

The Editors Guild of India (EGI) on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court, seeking a probe into alleged surveillance mounted on Indian citizens by using the Pegasus spyware.

15 Jun 2021

Uttar Pradesh

Police treating journalist's mysterious death in cavalier manner: Editor's Guild

Editors Guild of India (EGI) on Monday accused Uttar Pradesh Police of passing off TV journalist Sulabh Srivastava's death as being caused by an accident in Pratapgarh, claiming that they did not pay any heed even though he had informed them about the danger to his life.

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.

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."

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.