JOURNALIST

  • SC to hear plea on Haryana Police attack on journalists Yesterday

    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 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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...
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  • The Citizen Journalist Show November 16, 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. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist show October 29, 2014

    This week, CJ Show highlights various issues affecting citizens from across the country. Watch the latest episode of the Citizen Journalist show. ...
  • Kosovo journalist stabbed by man 'unhappy' at being in report October 28, 2014

    Pristina: A Kosovo journalist was stabbed at his desk on Monday by a man apparently unhappy with the way he had been portrayed in a report, police said. Milot Hasimja was attacked at the private Klan Kosova television headquarters in Pristina, a police spokesman said. "The attacker was immediately arrested," spokesman...
  • James Foley honoured for bravery by US Institute of Peace October 24, 2014

    Washington: James Foley, the first US citizen to be beheaded by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) has been honoured by the US Institute of Peace with an award for his bravery on Friday. Foley's parents accepted the Oxi Day award on his behalf. The award was created...
  • Mission Twisha: Mother appeals for help for 4-year-old daughter born with an incomplete food pipe October 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Baby Twisha is less than 4 years old but has already undergone 20 surgeries as she was born with an incomplete food pipe. The operation costs Rs 7.5 crore, so CNN-IBN Citizen Journalist is making an appeal to people to come forward and donate so that Baby Twisha...
  • Journalist shot dead in Paraguay October 17, 2014

    Asuncion: A reporter with Paraguay's ABC Color newspaper was shot dead on Thursday in the eastern town of Curuguaty, the third journalist to be slain in the country in 2014. Two people wearing camouflage intercepted Pablo Medina's car as the correspondent was driving back to Curuguaty after covering a story in...
  • Been wanting to buy iPhone 6 since I heard about it, says N Ram October 17, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Indian journalist N Ram said that he was looking forward to buy the new iPhone 6. "I have always had an iPhone. I have an iPhone 5 and shall soon upgrade it," said N Ram. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show October 12, 2014

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  • CJ reports poor condition of street lights in Gurgaon October 10, 2014

    Citizen Journalist Kalpana Vishwanath talks about poor condition of street lights in Gurgaon. ...
  • Journalists should accept 'packages', says Nitin Gadkari October 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has courted a controversy asking journalists to "keep the packages (money) they get during the election season". "In the next 10-12 days, you journalists will have 'Laxmi darshan'," Gadkari said at a poll rally in Sawantwadi in coastal Konkan on Saturday. "Be it reporters or...
  • J&K floods: Bemina girls turn CJ to show the true scale of devastation October 6, 2014

    A month after the flood wreaked havoc in Jammu and Kashmir, life is still limping back to normalcy. Two young girls from Bemina, which was one of the worst affected, turned Citizen Journalists for CNN-IBN to show the true scale of devastation. ...
  • British journalist's father pleads Islamic State to release his son October 4, 2014

    London: The 81-year-old father of the British journalist John Cantlie, who was captured by the Islamic State (IS) in Syria, on Friday pleaded with the Sunni radical group to release his son. In a nearly five minutes video, Paul Cantlie made the heartbreaking appeal sitting in a hospital bed. His voice...
  • The Citizen Journalist show September 29, 2014

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  • US has identified masked man in beheading videos September 25, 2014

    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 September 23, 2014

    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 14, 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...