Adani To Withdraw Defamation Cases Against “The Wire”


NEW DELHI : Adani Group is set to withdraw all defamation suits filed against news portal The Wire and its editors in an Ahmedabad court for having published articles against its companies, said highly placed sources on May 22, reported IANS. Adani Power Maharashtra Limited had filed two suits against the web portal, while Group firm Adani Petronet More...

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MJ Akbar
By On Monday, February 25th, 2019

#MeToo: ‘Truth is My Defence’ Says Priya Ramani

NEW DELHI :  Senior journalist Priya Ramani, who had accused former Union minister MJ Akbar of sexual misconduct during his time as a media personality, was granted bail by a Delhi court on Monday in connection More...

geeta Mehta
By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, January 26th, 2019

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik’s sister writer Gita Mehta turns down ” Padma “Award

NEW DELHI : Noted writer Gita Mehta, who is also the elder sister of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, on Saturday declined to accept the Padma Shri award. Mehta said the timing of the award was questionable More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

Government Proposes Social Media Rules That Could Suppress Users’ Speech

NEW DELHI : The Indian government is proposing new rules that aim to prevent the spread of misinformation on social media, sparking free speech concerns among local advocacy groups. The government has proposed to More...

Book Manoj
By On Sunday, January 13th, 2019

A Crusade against Corruption hits the stand

“A Crusade against corruption” has a strong possibility in India. This is the title of a book written by Manohar Manoj;  a senior journalist, who completed this book after conducting a massive research and More...

fehmida reaz
By On Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Tum bilkul……. hum jaise nikle : Fahmida Riaz

By Justice Markandey Katju The famous Pakistani progressive poet and human rights activist Fahmida Riaz who died recently wrote a poem titled ‘ Tum bilkul hum jaise nikle ‘ ( You too turned out to be More...

By On Sunday, October 7th, 2018

Fake news: Emerging as threats to the media’s independent entity Says Nag

 AMRITSAR: The fake and unsubstantial news trend is making mockery of the noble profession of Journalism and it is high time to make efforts to stem the tide to save the credibility of the fourth pillar of democracy; More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, August 24th, 2018

Veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar passes away at 95

NEW DELHI : Veteran journalist and former Rajya Sabha member Kuldeep Nayar died late last night in New Delhi. He was 95. His last rites will be performed at 1 pm today at the Lodhi Road crematorium. Nayar also served More...

U.S. Republican presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump speaks at a veteran's rally in Des Moines, Iowa January 28, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking  - RTX24HM9
By On Thursday, August 16th, 2018

350 newsrooms banded to push back against Trump’s war on the media

U.S. Republican presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump speaks at a veteran’s rally in Des Moines, Iowa January 28, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking – RTX24HM9 WASHINGTON : In an unprecedented move, More...

Television cameramen take pictures of India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who is on his way to submit his resignation to President Pratibha Patil at the presidential palace in New Delhi May 18, 2009. The Congress-led coalition eyed possible new allies on Monday after a decisive general election victory raised hopes of a stable government and sent financial markets soaring. REUTERS/Arko Datta (INDIA POLITICS) - GM1E55I1BAD01
By On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Editors Guild accuses Modi govt of attempting to curb press freedom

NEW DELHI : The Editors Guild of India on August 8, decried “all attempts” by the government to “interfere” with the independence of the media, taking strong note of senior journalists of two TV channels More...