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Coronavirus crisis: Facebook commits $100 million to help news outlets

30 Mar 2020

Coronavirus crisis: Facebook commits $100 million to help news outlets

As companies brace for the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, Facebook is extending a helping hand to those who are at the center of all of it - news outlets.

Kerala's first transwoman journalist makes debut with Chandrayaan-2 report

03 Sep 2019

Kerala's first transwoman journalist makes debut with Chandrayaan-2 report

As the Vikram lander separated from the Chandrayaan-2 orbiter on Monday, a 22-year-old journalist from Kerala, Heidi Saadiya, delivered a live report on the moon mission, making history as she did.

'Baja dunga': Priyanka Gandhi's aide manhandles journalist, video goes viral

14 Aug 2019

'Baja dunga': Priyanka Gandhi's aide manhandles journalist, video goes viral

An aide of Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra manhandled a journalist in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday, a video of which has gone viral.

Journalists locked-up as Yogi Adityanath visits hospital; DM denies reports

01 Jul 2019

Journalists locked-up as Yogi Adityanath visits hospital; DM denies reports

In a shocking incident that has come to light, a group of local journalists was allegedly locked up during Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit to Moradabad's district hospital on Sunday.

#CareerBytes: Options for Commerce students who didn't get through DU

28 May 2019

#CareerBytes: Options for Commerce students who didn't get through DU

Deciding on a career path after Class-12 is crucial and Commerce stream students have many options available today.

Afghanistan: Former journalist shot dead in broad daylight, probe ordered

12 May 2019

Afghanistan: Former journalist shot dead in broad daylight, probe ordered

A political adviser and former journalist named Mena Mangal was shot dead in Afghanistan's capital Kabul on Saturday, days after she wrote on social media that her life was under threat.

#CareerBytes: Career options for those who are weak in mathematics

27 Apr 2019

#CareerBytes: Career options for those who are weak in mathematics

Mathematics is a challenging subject and can be a nightmare for many school students.

Meet Xin Xiaomeng, China's revolutionary AI-powered female news anchor

20 Feb 2019

Meet Xin Xiaomeng, China's revolutionary AI-powered female news anchor

If you think journalists or news presenters cannot be replaced by machines, think again!

Media celebrates FIR against Arnab Goswami. Here's why it's troubling

12 Feb 2019

Media celebrates FIR against Arnab Goswami. Here's why it's troubling

On Monday, a Delhi court ordered registration of FIR against Arnab Goswami, the editor-in-chief of Republic TV on the complaint of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. And, Goswami's critics collectively rejoiced.

Chhattisgarh: Raipur journalist covering BJP meet thrashed by party men

03 Feb 2019

Chhattisgarh: Raipur journalist covering BJP meet thrashed by party men

A journalist of a Raipur-based website was allegedly beaten up yesterday by BJP functionaries while he was recording a meeting of the party's district-level meeting in Raipur.

'Not afraid of BJP': Woman-journo assaulted during #SanghParivar #SabarimalaWomenEntry protest

04 Jan 2019

'Not afraid of BJP': Woman-journo assaulted during #SanghParivar #SabarimalaWomenEntry protest

A woman journalist in Thiruvananthapuram was allegedly attacked while covering a Sangh Parivar protest organized after two women, below 50, entered the Sabarimala Ayyappa temple on Wednesday.

Pakistani reporter rides on donkey while reporting on 'donkey business'

20 Dec 2018

Pakistani reporter rides on donkey while reporting on 'donkey business'

The passion of journalism often makes journalists push their limits and pull off some absolutely bizarre stunts.

Jamal Khashoggi among journalists named TIME Person of the Year

11 Dec 2018

Jamal Khashoggi among journalists named TIME Person of the Year

TIME magazine has finally released its much-awaited Person of the Year 2018, and a handful of journalists whose work landed them in jail or cost them their lives have been awarded the coveted title collectively.

Unoffended Right Indian: Why should you not ignore him?

07 Dec 2018

Unoffended Right Indian: Why should you not ignore him?

Argumentative yet docile, intelligent yet quiet, inquisitive yet accepting - this is your 'Unoffended Right Indian.'

The curse of being a member of Lutyens' media

05 Dec 2018

The curse of being a member of Lutyens' media

Do you want to join the elite club of Lutyens' media? Well, you can't. You are born that way, or you may have to get your genes edited to get a pass.

Decoding the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias

30 Nov 2018

Decoding the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias

This is what defines Intellectual mafias: Too much discussion (they call it discourse), selective biases, echo chambers, and Pakistan apologists (not all of them).

Trump demands 'respect' from journalists; might restrict access

10 Nov 2018

Trump demands 'respect' from journalists; might restrict access

US President Donald Trump's feud with the American press seems to be taking a turn for the worse.

Post tiff with Trump, press credentials of CNN reporter suspended

08 Nov 2018

Post tiff with Trump, press credentials of CNN reporter suspended

In an unprecedented move, the White House has suspended the press credentials of a CNN journalist terming his behavior as "disgusting and outrageous", hours after he engaged in a heated argument with President Donald Trump in a press-meet.

#HappyBirthdayKingKhan: Around SRK, my journalism takes a beating, unfortunately

02 Nov 2018

#HappyBirthdayKingKhan: Around SRK, my journalism takes a beating, unfortunately

One of the basic ethics of journalism is to not favor anyone, a political party, a movie star or an organization. The ones who bring revolution (or attempt to) through their words, can't take sides.

#SabarimalaRow: Woman journalist treks Sabarimala, forced to return by devotees

18 Oct 2018

#SabarimalaRow: Woman journalist treks Sabarimala, forced to return by devotees

In the fierce attempts of Lord Ayyappa devotees to prevent women of all age groups from entering Sabarimala temple, a Delhi-based woman journalist was stopped midway, while she was trekking the Sabarimala Hill today.

Senators ask Trump to order probe into missing Saudi journalist

11 Oct 2018

Senators ask Trump to order probe into missing Saudi journalist

As many as 22 top US Senators have asked US President Donald Trump to order an investigation into Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's whereabouts and impose sanctions against anyone found responsible for his mysterious disappearance.

Bulgarian journalist brutally raped and murdered for investigating EU corruption?

09 Oct 2018

Bulgarian journalist brutally raped and murdered for investigating EU corruption?

In an incident that has sparked international condemnation, a Bulgarian TV journalist was found brutally raped and murdered in a park at Ruse on Saturday.

#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.

Saudi journalist, also a govt critic, goes 'missing in Turkey'

04 Oct 2018

Saudi journalist, also a govt critic, goes 'missing in Turkey'

A veteran Saudi journalist who has been critical of the government has gone missing after visiting the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, the Washington Post reported.

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.

When Stephen King inspired the writer in Nikhil Pradhan!

15 Sep 2018

When Stephen King inspired the writer in Nikhil Pradhan!

Newbie author Nikhil Pradhan picked up a worn-out copy of Stephen King's 'Christine' in school and since then he has been enthralled by the prospect of the unknown and the things that live there.

DU journalism students suspended for disrupting classes; students cry foul

29 Aug 2018

DU journalism students suspended for disrupting classes; students cry foul

Eight students of the DU's Delhi School of Journalism were today suspended for allegedly disrupting classes while students claimed that they were protesting for their demands.

Noida: Two women, including a journalist, sexually assaulted in Sector-24

29 Aug 2018

Noida: Two women, including a journalist, sexually assaulted in Sector-24

Two women, including a journalist, were allegedly sexually assaulted by a man in Sector 24 in Noida. One of the complainants claimed the police delayed action which allowed the accused to escape.

#AsianGames2018: Indian-rower forced to quit journalism, aims to win medal

23 Aug 2018

#AsianGames2018: Indian-rower forced to quit journalism, aims to win medal

Heart-wrenching stories often become a part of sporting folklore and Indian Army rower Bhagwan Singh's journey from Moga to Palembang is as fascinating as it could be.

Veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar dies at 95, Modi expresses condolence

23 Aug 2018

Veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar dies at 95, Modi expresses condolence

Veteran journalist and former editor of Indian Express, Kuldip Nayar died on Thursday, aged 95.

How can you spot the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias?

21 Aug 2018

How can you spot the 3 levels of Intellectual Mafias?

This is what defines Intellectual mafias: Too much discussion (they call it discourse), selective biases, echo chambers, and Pakistan apologists (not all of them).

Dear media wallas, our leader has died. Let us mourn

17 Aug 2018

Dear media wallas, our leader has died. Let us mourn

A leader dies, a nation mourns and the media lies. But their hatred is neither new, nor logical.

#CareerBytes: Top 5 mass communication colleges for post-graduation

14 Aug 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 5 mass communication colleges for post-graduation

The ever-evolving and dynamic media industry requires learned and skilled individuals to improve mass communication methods, and keep the society well informed.

Curious case of Pseudo Liberals and their beliefs

01 Aug 2018

Curious case of Pseudo Liberals and their beliefs

Let's get this out first - women suffer more than men, Dalits have traditionally suffered more than upper-caste Hindus, and Khans/Kapoors/Ambanis have easy access to almost everything.

The 50 shades of journalism, all black in color

24 Jul 2018

The 50 shades of journalism, all black in color

In their pursuit of breaking news, they have broken truth. In order to garner more eyeballs, they have lost vision. And, to become profitable, they have lost their souls.

Why can't a hardworking Indian relate to Rahul Gandhi?

21 Jul 2018

Why can't a hardworking Indian relate to Rahul Gandhi?

Rahul Gandhi comes, he sees, he goofs-up, he comes again, he sees again, and he goofs-up again. And, the cycle repeats.

#CareerBytes: List of top 6 journalism colleges in the world

14 Jul 2018

#CareerBytes: List of top 6 journalism colleges in the world

Today, journalism and mass communication have become one of the most sought-after fields as they offer exciting career options.

#CareerBytes: List of top 6 journalism colleges in the world

27 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: List of top 6 journalism colleges in the world

Today, journalism and mass communication have become one of the most sought-after fields as they offer exciting career options.

Eminent Pakistani journalist known for dissent abducted, released hours later

06 Jun 2018

Eminent Pakistani journalist known for dissent abducted, released hours later

Yet another Pakistani journalist, a vocal critic of Islamabad's military might, was abducted yesterday.