Journalist

  • The Citizen Journalist show Yesterday

    We bring you stories that citizens' send us from around the country. ...
  • US has identified masked man in beheading videos 4 days ago

    Washington: The US believes it has identified the British-accented masked man in the videos depicting the beheadings of two American journalists and a British aid worker, the FBI director says. FBI Director James Comey told reporters at the bureau's headquarters he would not reveal the man's name or nationality. Comey did not...
  • Enlarge access to journalists: Editors Guild to government 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Citing restricted access to ministers and bureaucrats, the Editors Guild of India on Tuesday asked the Modi government to "enlarge access and engage more actively" with the journalists. "By delaying the establishment of a media inter-face in the Prime Minister's Office, in restricting access...
  • Islamic State releases another video of British hostage September 19, 2014

    London: The Islamic State (IS) militant group has released a new video showing another British journalist who says he is being held hostage by the extremists. In the video, the hostage who identifies himself as John Cantlie, is sitting behind a desk as he speaks to the camera. The hostage, dressed in...
  • Two high profile arrests in Odisha chit fund scam September 15, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Sunday made two high profile arrests in the Rs 20,000 crore chit fund scam in Odisha. CBI sleuths arrested Madhu Mohanty, the owner of an Odia newspaper and Manoj Das, who owns a local news channel. Names of several BJD leaders including those linked to...
  • Telangana education department orders schools to give free education to journalists' children under RTE September 12, 2014

    Hyderabad: Facing criticism from journalists for threatening the media and not helping in uplifting unofficial ban on two Telugu news channels, the Telangana government has come up with an order that has given relief to many journalists. The district education officer in the state capital Hyderabad has directed private recognized...
  • Journalists protest ban on channels in Telangana September 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: For a second consecutive day, journalists from two Telugu news channels on Wednesday staged a protest in front of Raj Bhavan demanding the lifting of a ban on their channels in Telangana. Police arrested about 70 employees of the two channels for staging a sitin, seeking intervention of Governor ESL...
  • Chennai Police to monitor crime reporters, keeping a tab on the press September 9, 2014

    Chennai: Chennai police is monitoring crime reporters in the city to ensure that there are no negative news reports in the media. According to reports, an internal circular issued by the Chennai police has named 4 senior officials to keep a tab on print reporters and media houses in the...
  • Hundreds gather to mourn murdered US journalist Sotloff in Miami September 6, 2014

    Miami: Hundreds of people attended a religious ceremony in Miami commemorating Steven Sotloff, the second American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State (IS) Sunni extremist organisation. The memorial for the journalist was held on Friday at Temple Beth Am in the Miami suburb of Pinecrest with the journalist's friends, family and...
  • Sotloff tried to find good concealed in a world of darkness, says his family September 4, 2014

    Islamic State extremists on Tuesday released a video showing freelance reporter Steven Sotloff's beheading. Sotloff's family in a statement issued on Wednesday said, "Steve was no hero. Like all of us, he was a mere man who tried to find good concealed in a world of darkness, and if it...
  • The voice in both beheadings by ISIS have different voice: Experts September 3, 2014

    The latest video released by Islamic State terror group ISIS beheading second US journalist have different voice, says experts. ...
  • Barack Obama sets up Iraq security September 3, 2014

    Islamic State group on Tuesday posted a video purported to show the beheading of US journalist Steven Sotloff. The fighter who beheaded Sotloff in the video called it retribution for Barack Obama's continued airstrikes against the group in Iraq. Pentagon Spokesperson John Kirby said, "we're monitoring as best we can,...
  • ISIS beheads another American journalist, releases video September 2, 2014

    An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of US journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which called it retribution for continued US airstrikes in Iraq. Sotloff, 31, who freelanced for Time and Foreign Policy magazines, had last been seen in Syrian in August 2013 until...
  • The Citizen Journalist show September 12, 2014

    Stories that affect you the citizens of India. ...
  • Italian PM hands out ice cream in response to magazine cover August 30, 2014

    Rome: Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has handed out ice creams to journalists at his official residence in a lighthearted response to a cover of The Economist weekly showing him on a sinking ship, cone in hand. Shortly after presiding over a cabinet meeting on Friday, Renzi called a press conference...
  • Should social media networks be pulling the plug on extremists video? August 28, 2014

    The graphic video footage showing the execution of US journalist James Foley created a debate as soon as it was released on social media. The debate being on whether social media networks should be pulling the plug on extremists video that is essentially propaganda. ...
  • Don't punish my son over matters he has no control on: Mother of US journalist kidnapped by ISIS August 28, 2014

    The mother of US journalist Steven Sotloff held hostage by ISIS has appealed to the terrorists to release her son. ISIS had threatened to kill him if the US didn't end its campaign in Iraq. "As a mother I ask your justice to be merciful and not punish my son...
  • US journalist's mother pleads with ISIS for kidnapped son's release August 28, 2014

    Washington: The mother of a US hostage who has been threatened with death by jihadist terrorists pleaded for his life on Wednesday amid mounting fears for Americans captured in Syria. Last week's murder of journalist James Foley by the socalled Islamic State has focused attention on other American hostages, including 31yearold...
  • Authorities in UK suspect James Foley's killer to be British August 26, 2014

    Authorities in the UK suspected US journalist James Foley's killer to be British because of his accent in the execution video. Ross Patel, Forensic Expert) "There's definitely a change of actor. The changing of the seek, of the individual standing next to the deceased. There are noticeable, there are subtle...
  • Yes I am the Change: Plug the leak August 27, 2014

    This short film takes up the issue of water conservation with a touch of humour and pop culture references. ...
  • Yes I am the Change: The joy of giving August 25, 2014

    This is a film with a large heart that teaches us to look beyond our selfish interests. ...
  • Yes I am the Change: Infant deaths a concern August 25, 2014

    This film by Madhur Anand and Arjun Aiyer highlights the dangers that infants face in unhealthy surroundings. ...
  • Yes I am the Change: Disability not a barrier August 25, 2014

    This short film by a group called Yes Creations talks about the needs of the differently abled, their joys and sorrows. ...
  • Sonakshi Sinha takes the Ice Bucket Challenge and also conserves water August 25, 2014

    Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha tries to spread two messages as once while taking up an Ice Bucket Challenge. ...
  • Child consumes chemical, mother turns CJ to expose school's negligence August 25, 2014

    A disturbing story that can make many parents uncomfortable. A preschool in west Delhi dumped a child home when he should have been admitted to the ICU in a hospital. ...
  • Family of James Foley celebrates his life, prays for hostages August 25, 2014

    Rochester: The family of murdered US journalist James Foley prayed for the safety of his fellow hostages as hundreds had gathered for a mass to celebrate his life as a witness on the front line. Foley was kidnapped in late 2012 in northern Syria by the jihadist group that now...
  • The Citizen Journalist show August 25, 2014

    This week, the Citizen Journalist show highlights short films which give big message like 'Save Water' and 'Clean Up India' and your pictures and videos. ...
  • UN Council condemns 'heinous and cowardly' James Foley murder August 23, 2014

    United Nations: The UN Security Council has strongly condemned the "heinous and cowardly" murder of journalist James Foley by Islamic State militants and called for the immediate release of all hostages. In a unanimous statement released, the 15member council said the murder "demonstrates the brutality of ISIL," the Islamic State...
  • ISIS offered to swap Pakistani woman scientist for slain US journalist August 22, 2014

    Washington: In an email to the family members of slain American journalist James Foley, his captors from the Islamic State militant group demanded release of several prisoners, including a Pakistani woman scientist who has been convicted of terrorism charges in the US. In their email dated August 12, to family members...
  • News 360: Woman exposes school's negligence after child consumes chemical August 21, 2014

    In a disturbing incident, one that would make every parent uncomfortable, a school in west Delhi dumped a critically ill child home instead of admitting him to an ICU despite the doctors' advice. ...