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  • Apple invites top fashion editors to its September 9 event; signals iWatch debut September 7, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple Inc has invited top fashion editors and bloggers in unprecedented numbers to its Tuesday launch gala, further evidence that the iPhone maker is preparing to take the wraps off a smartwatch. Apple is forging closer ties to the fashion world as it plots its foray into the fertile...
  • Senior journalist Jehangir Pocha dies of cardiac arrest July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Editor-in-Chief at NewsX news channel Jehangir Pocha passed away early on Saturday morning following a cardiac arrest. His last rites will be performed at 6:15 pm on Saturday at Nigam Bodh Ghat (CNG crematorium area). Jehangir was a former Editor of Businessworld and former China correspondent for the Boston...
  • Zimbabwe editor charged with subversion June 21, 2014

    Harare: The editor of a Zimbabwean state-owned newspaper appeared in court on Saturday on charges of subversion and undermining the authority of President Robert Mugabe. Edmund Kudzayi, editor of the Sunday Mail, was not asked to plead and was remanded in custody until a bail hearing on Monday. The charges...
  • Was Jill Abramson, New York Times' first female top editor in 162 years fired for being 'too pushy' or asking for equal pay? May 15, 2014

    The New York Times Co on Wednesday abruptly ousted the newspaper's top editor, Jill Abramson, after less than three years in the job and named managing editor Dean Baquet to replace her. Baquet, 57, a Pulitzer prize-winning reporter and former editor of the Los Angeles Times, becomes the paper's first African-American...
  • Senior journalists condemn Kejriwal's statements on media March 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The top journalists in the country have expressed serious displeasure over Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal's statement against the media. Veteran journalist and former secretary general of the Editors Guild of India KS Sachidanandamurthy has questioned the AAP over its statement. Speaking to CNN-IBN he said, "The...
  • Shinde clarifies his remarks on 'crushing media', says it was for social media February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday clarified his remarks on crushing the elements of media for spreading false propaganda against the Congress. Shinde said, "My comments were on social media. It was with regards to the issue related to the Northeast students who were being targeted in Hyderabad...
  • The Last Word: Is Arvind Kejriwal's election campaign clever politics? February 24, 2014

    The Editors Guild of India has issued a notice to Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party for the statements made against media. While launching his party's Lok Sabha campaign on Sunday, Kejriwal alleged that there was a nexus between media organisations and some industrialists. ...
  • Editors Guild issues notice to AAP for statements against media February 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Editors Guild of India has issued a notice to Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party for the statements made against media. "It is ironic that those figures who built their reputations through media are now turning against it," it said. The notice reads, "It is equally disquieting to find...
  • Sexual assault case: Tehelka editor Tarun Tejpal charged with rape February 17, 2014

    Panaji: Almost three months after a woman journalist working in Tehelka accused its Editor-in-Chief Tarun Tejpal of sexually assaulting her, he was on Monday charged with rape by Goa Police. Tejpal has also been slapped with charges of sexual harassment and outraging the modesty of a woman. Police reportedly filed the...
  • Chargesheet against Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal to be filed today February 17, 2014

    Panaji: Goa police will on Monday file charge sheet against Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal who was accused of sexually assaulting his woman colleague during the 'Think Fest'. The charge sheet would be filed before Principal Additional Sessions court judge Anuja Prabhudesai, sources said. Tejpal (50) has been accused of raping the woman...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal's custody ends today February 10, 2014

    Panaji: Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal's custody in the sexual assault case ends on Monday. Tejpal had applied for bail to the Goa bench of the Bombay High Court. The plea is slated for hearing this week. It is also expected that the Goa Police will file a charge sheet in the...
  • BEA objects to Narendra Modi's comments against Indian journalists September 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The Broadcast Editors' Association has objected to Gujrata Chief Minister Narendra Modi's comments against Indian journalists at Sunday's rally in Delhi. Modi said the journalists in New York should have slammed Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's alleged statement in which he purportedly called India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh...
  • Attack on journalists by Asaram supporters 'unfortunate': I&B Minister August 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Self-styled godman Asaram's supporters on Saturday launched an attack on CNN-IBN sister concern IBN7's reporter Bhawani Deora. An IBN7 video journalist has also been injured in the attack. Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari condemned the incident and urged the Rajasthan government to take strict action in the matter...
  • CJ Show: Rajdeep Sardesai answers viewers questions July 28, 2013

    Our editor-in-chief,Rajdeep Sardesai responds to viewers' questions on editorial policies, news selection and much more. ...
  • CJ Show: Rajdeep Sardesai answers viewers questions July 21, 2013

    Editor-in-chief,Rajdeep Sardesai answers viewers' questions on editorial policies, news selection and much more. ...
  • CJ Show: Rajdeep Sardesai takes viewers questions July 14, 2013

    Editor-in-chief,Rajdeep Sardesai answers viewers' questions on editorial policies, news selection and much more. ...
  • CJ Show: Editors Response June 30, 2013

    Senior Editor and CJ show host- Anubha Bhonsle fills in Rajdeep's shoes as she takes viewers questions that came in related to the Uttarakhand coverage. Earlier in the week, she was in Uttarakhand to report on the events that unfolded after the devastating floods. ...
  • CJ Show: Bahar Dutt takes viewers questions June 9, 2013

    Our environment editor, Bahar Dutt answers viewers' questions about coverage on environmental issues and more. ...
  • Namrata Rao overjoyed at winning National Award for 'Kahaani' March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Namrata Rao is very overwhelmed to win the National Award for the best editor for 'Kahaani'. "I am very glad. It is very overwhelming. This is for the first time I have ever got a National Award. It is a great feeling I can't put in words. All I...
  • Thai magazine editor jailed for 10 years for insulting king January 23, 2013

    Bangkok: A Thai magazine editor was jailed for 10 years on Wednesday for insulting the royal family under the country's draconian lese-majeste law, a sentence that drew condemnation from international rights groups and the European Union. Somyot Prueksakasemsuk, editor of "Voice of the Oppressed", a magazine devoted to self-exiled former...
  • Delhi gangrape: Zee News editor moves court January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary, facing notice from police to join probe after the channel aired the interview of December 16 gangrape victim's male friend, on January 5 moved a Delhi court pleading that his statement to the police be video recorded. Without specially mentioning in its order if...
  • Unseen photo of teenage Princess Diana up for auction January 5, 2013

    London: A previously unpublished photo of Princess Diana as a teenager is set to go under the hammer. This picture of the Princess of Wales was given to a newspaper a day after she and Prince Charles announced their engagement. Editors had decided not to use the picture and even stamped...
  • Nana Patekar slams Lifetime Achievement award January 2, 2013

    Thane: Bollywood actor Nana Patekar today slammed the concept of 'Lifetime Achievement Awards', saying that people make beneficial contributions to the society and merit such honours. The actor confirmed that he would never accept one. "Anybody and everybody gets up and forms any organisation and institutes a Lifetime Achievement Award...
  • Zee chief 'voluntarily' appears before police December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee News chief Subhash Chandra on Wednesday appeared before Delhi Police in connection with the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by his two editors, to "clarify" certain issues raised by investigators. After the 30-minute meeting, Chandra told reporters that he voluntarily came and police had...
  • Jindal extortion case: Arrested Zee editors get bail December 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Arrested Zee editors Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia were on Monday granted bail by a Delhi court in the Jindal Group extortion case. Chaudhary and Ahluwalia were granted the bail in the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion case on a bond of Rs 50,000. Confirming the bail to the...
  • Arrested Zee editors not to undergo lie-detector tests December 13, 2012

    New Delhi: In the latest development in the Zee vs Jindal extortion case, the lie-detector tests will not be conducted on arrested Zee editors Sameer Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary. With regard to Zee chairman Subhash Chandra, the court asked him to consult his doctors and then arrive at a decision...
  • Uddhav steps in as editor of Sena newspapers December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena's executive president Uddhav Thackeray has been named editor of the party's mouthpieces Saamna and Dopahar Ka Saamna, newspapers that patriarch Bal Thackeray edited till his death on November 17. Bal Thackeray has now been named "founder-editor" of the dailies. Indicating his desire to keep a low profile,...
  • Jindal extortion case: Court denies bail to Zee editors December 3, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday dismissed the bail plea of two Zee News editors facing charges of extortion bid against Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal's Jindal Steel Power Limited (JSPL). The duo, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, was accused by Jindal of trying to extort Rs 100...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 27, 2012

    Zee editors Sudhir Chaudhry, Sameer Ahluwalia arrested in Jindal Group extortion case. UPA government on Tuesday furnished the outline of its ambitious direct cash transfer scheme. ...
  • Zee editors arrested in Jindal Group extortion case November 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The crime branch of Delhi Police on Tuesday arrested Zee News editors Sudhir Chaudhry and Sameer Ahluwalia in connection with the Jindal Group extortion case. According to sources, the Zee News editors were arrested after the CFSL reports of the sting CD submitted by the Jindals came in. Sources...