JOURNALISTS

  • Sunanda Pushkar murder: War of words between husband Shashi Tharoor, Subramanian Swamy January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: The Sunanda Pushkar murder case took an ugly turn on Tuesday with BJP leader Subramanian Swamy and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor indulging in a war of words. While Swamy clearly stated that Sunanda's husband Tharoor was a part of the murder conspiracy, the former Union minister hit back...
  • Sunanda was upset over growing proximity between Shashi Tharoor, Mehr Tarar, says witness January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP and former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's deceased wife Sunanda Pushkar was upset with the growing proximity between him and Pakistani journalist Mehr Tarar, a witness has said. During the judicial inquest the witness is learnt to have revealed that Tharoor stayed with Tarar in Dubai, sources said. Responding...
  • Veteran journalist BG Verghese dead December 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Veteran journalist BG Verghese, who in 1975 won the Ramon Magsaysay award for outstanding journalism, died on Tuesday. He was 87. Verghese, a former editor of the Hindustan Times, passed away at 6 p.m. at his son's residence, a family member said. His body will rest till the cremation...
  • Citizen Journalist: Meet Mehak Zubair, the celebrity of the year 2014 December 29, 2014

    During the disastrous floods in Jammu and Kashmir in 2014, Mehak Zubair from Srinagar turned the Citizen Journalist and showed in detail of the floods and its aftermath. ...
  • Samar Gupta: Best Citizen Journalist of 2014 December 29, 2014

    In 2014, Samar Gupta from Alwar who turned Citizen Journalist thrice to expose to expose the lackadaisical attitude of government hospitals and departments. ...
  • Citizen Journalist: The anthem 'Ab Bol' December 29, 2014

    Before the year 2015, Citizen Journalist urges you to pick up the CNN-IBN mic and to say 'Ab Bol'. ...
  • Citizen Journalist: Best photos and videos in 2014 December 29, 2014

    In 2014, Women who broke the conspiracy of silence, turned Citizen Journalists to report abuse, harassment and injustice and sent the messages of zero tolerance from across the country and continued to upload pictures through out the year. Here is a collection of the best CJ pictures and videos of...
  • Citizen Journalist: Campaigns in 2014 December 29, 2014

    During the year 2014, the Citizen Journalist show also took some campaigns like 'Save Arian', 'Go Monica', and 'Help Ahmed' and helped them to fight their diseases and problems. ...
  • Citizen Journalist: Best of 2014 December 29, 2014

    Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi presents the best CJ reports of 2014 which shook those in power and forced them to act. ...
  • Sixty journalists killed in 2014, Mideast deadliest area: Watchdog December 23, 2014

    Washington: At least 60 journalists were killed globally this year in work-related violence, with the Middle East the deadliest region, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said in a year-end report on Tuesday. The 2014 death toll marks a drop from 2013, when 70 journalists were killed, the New York-based watchdog...
  • Pregnant woman slips and falls on broken footpath, turns Citizen Journalist December 19, 2014

    Having survived a fatal accident, Jayanti Bhattacharya, a mother-to-be, turned a Citizen Journalist to highlight the problem of broken pavements on Old Airport Road in Bengaluru....
  • Odisha cancels allotments of plots through discretionary quota to state bigwigs December 19, 2014

    Bhubaneshwar: The Odisha Cabinet on Thursday cancelled all discretionary quota plots and houses which were illegally allotted since 1995 to highly influential people in Odisha. This after CNN IBN had first exposed these illegal allotments in 2011 and followed up the story compelling the Naveen Patnaik government to act. Of...
  • 66 journalists murdered, 119 kidnapped around the world in 2014 December 17, 2014

    Paris: The beheading of journalists by Islamist terrorists in Syria in 2014 showed that reporters face a dangerous new threat, media freedom organization Reporters Without Borders said on Tuesday. While the overall number of journalists killed around the world was down 7 per cent on 2013, to 66, the nature of...
  • Self Defence December 16, 2014

    CJ Mrigangika gives tips for self defence to girls while in threat. ...
  • Fight for change December 16, 2014

    CJ Amit Bhargava shows how app-based cabs are still operating. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show December 16, 2014

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  • SC to hear plea on Haryana Police attack on journalists November 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it would hear a plea on police attack on mediapersons outside controversial sect leader Rampal's ashram in Haryana November 19. Haryana Police canecharged mediapersons covering the incident that led to Rampal's arrest. Nearly 50 to 60 mediapersons were injured. Some of them were seriously...
  • Social media outrage forces Tarun Tejpal out of TOI Litfest November 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Outrage in the social media over inviting rape accused and former editor of 'Tehelka' magazine Tarun J Tejpal to a panel discussion has forced the organizers to drop him from the Times Literary Festival scheduled to be held in Mumbai in the first week of December. Bachi Karkaria, senior...
  • Journalists move SC over attack on them at Rampal's ashram in Barwala November 24, 2014

    Hisar: A group of journalists dragged the Haryana police to the Supreme Court for beating them up while reporting on the Rampal case in Hisar. The group of journalists is seeking compensation and have demanded action against policemen involved in the incident. Three FIRs were registered in connection with the attack...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show November 23, 2014

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  • Delhi: Students face poor conditions in MCD school in pursuit of education November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: No drinking water, no clean toilets- this is the state of most of the government schools in the national capital. On the occasion of Children's Day, Citizen Journalist Vandana Anand highlights the lack of basic facilities in her Municipal Corporation Pratibha Primary School in Delhi's New Seemapuri area....
  • Robert Vadra under fire over spat with reporter: Should Vadra come clean on corruption charges? November 3, 2014

    Businessman and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra lost his cool at an event in Delhi on Saturday when a reporter asked him about his alleged involvement in land scams in Haryana. Instead of merely refusing to answer the question, Robert Vadra got angry and pushed the reporter's mic...
  • Vadra incident, 9 PM justice and a few unanswered questions November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: While some in the media had a field day sitting in judgment and pronouncing guilt, yet again, with respect to Robert Vadra here are few very simple factoids, I'd like to point out, that expose the blatant double standards of those who consider themselves to be the custodians...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show November 2, 2014

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  • Robert Vadra loses cool, pushes aside reporter, mic when questioned on his involvement in land deals November 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Businessman and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra lost his cool at an event in Delhi on Saturday when a reporter asked him about his alleged involvement in land scams in Haryana. Instead of merely refusing to answer the question, Robert Vadra got angry and pushed the...
  • Duty First, Diwali Second October 30, 2014

    Diwali plans are made way before the festival even begins. But there are many professions, where duty always comes first before any festivities. We salute such professionals. ...
  • Tara Balgopal: A forgotten dancer October 30, 2014

    Tara Balgopal, India's veteran octogenarian danseuse, is now living a life of gloom and poverty. Her life reflects the apathy of various government departments, banks and insurance firms. ...