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#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations

08 Oct 2018

#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations

India's #MeToo movement is gathering momentum.

#MeToo hits Indian media, women are calling out predators

05 Oct 2018

#MeToo hits Indian media, women are calling out predators

The #MeToo movement gave women the courage to speak up, the comfort to confront their harassers, and seeded the idea they will be heard.

Dear reader, let's talk about NewsBytes today

03 Oct 2018

Dear reader, let's talk about NewsBytes today

For a media company, you and I both know that we are excruciatingly introvert. It is always about others - what Apple is doing wrong, how much funds did OYO raise, who constitutes intellectual mafia, and so on and so forth.

Media should stop using the word "Dalit", says government

04 Sep 2018

Media should stop using the word "Dalit", says government

In a letter, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has directed media outlets to refrain from using the word "Dalit" henceforth.

Nirav Modi scam: Massive cover-up by banks, media and govt?

16 Feb 2018

Nirav Modi scam: Massive cover-up by banks, media and govt?

For seven years, billionaire Nirav Modi and his associates managed to dupe one single bank of a whopping Rs. 11,400cr, and it apparently never found out till now.

Remembering Khushwant Singh on his 103rd birth anniversary

02 Feb 2018

Remembering Khushwant Singh on his 103rd birth anniversary

How does one eulogize a writer who penned his own obituary and epitaph in his prime?

Modi on "hugplomacy": I'm a common man, don't know protocols

20 Jan 2018

Modi on "hugplomacy": I'm a common man, don't know protocols

Apart from PM Modi's speeches, his "jhappis" with world leaders have been titillating the Congress.

Raja slams Vinod Rai, media, BJP in his new book

20 Jan 2018

Raja slams Vinod Rai, media, BJP in his new book

After being exonerated in the 2G scam case, ex-telecom minister A Raja has made explosive claims against former CAG Vinod Rai and the ruling BJP. This is all part of a tell-all book 'The 2G Saga Unfolds'. This book was released on January 19.

Jay Shah case: Court summons The Wire's reporter and editors

24 Oct 2017

Jay Shah case: Court summons The Wire's reporter and editors

Gujarat metropolitan court issued summons to reporter Rohini Singh and editors of The Wire in a criminal defamation suit filed by Jay Shah, BJP president Amit Shah's son, ordering them to appear on November 13.

Jay Amit Shah to sue The Wire over misappropriation allegations

09 Oct 2017

Jay Amit Shah to sue The Wire over misappropriation allegations

The Wire has alleged that as per the Registrar of Companies (RoC) filings, the company, Temple Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., owned by Jay Shah, BJP president Amit Shah's son, has increased its revenue 16,000 times after Narendra Modi was elected country's prime minister.

SpiceJet owner Ajay Singh to take control of NDTV

22 Sep 2017

SpiceJet owner Ajay Singh to take control of NDTV

As NDTV founders Prannoy Roy, Radhika Roy and promoter RRPR Holding Pvt Ltd face a probe for allegedly concealing transactions, the channel is set to be handed over to a new owner.

Do you know who created the classic Doordarshan logo?

10 Aug 2017

Do you know who created the classic Doordarshan logo?

Many '80s and '90s kids will remember watching Doordarshan's logo montage with the channel's signature tune playing in the background on the TV.

Doordarshan invites public entries for new logo

25 Jul 2017

Doordarshan invites public entries for new logo

Doordarshan is changing its decades-old logo to reflect the choices of the "children of liberalization".