Media

  • CJ Youngistan: Can social media Influence voters? 07-04-2014 12:44 AM

    How effective is social media as a tool in wooing youngsters to vote for a particular party? We spoke to a few youngsters, experts and political party spokespersons to find out. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 06-04-2014 04:23 PM

    Catch all the election buzz, spoofs and everything that is trending as the entire country gets ready to vote in our first CJ Youngistan show. ...
  • CJ Youngistan: All things young about Lok Sabha Elections 04-04-2014 07:39 PM

    The Citizen Journalist Show goes young and interactive with all the election news, trivia, spoofs and everything that is trending this election season. Watch the show every Saturday night at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Open Mike: Is social media setting the agenda for 2014 polls? 27-03-2014 11:56 PM

    With the social media emerging as the most popular platform for election campaigning in the run up to Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits cyber-city Gurgaon as part of a special series, 'Open Mike' and assesses people's opinion. ...
  • Open Mike: Are journalists paid by politicians to subvert news during election time? 19-03-2014 10:57 PM

    Even after facing severe criticism over his remarks on the media, a defiant Arvind Kejriwal continued his attack accusing the media of favouring Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and ignoring the Aam Aadmi Party. In a special series 'Open Mike', CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Press...
  • Some media houses are being paid to show Modi in good light: Kejriwal 15-03-2014 11:58 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal hit out at the media saying that some media houses are being paid to show BJP's prime ministerial candidate in good light and Kejriwal in bad light. ...
  • Kejriwal's remarks on media 'irresponsible': Katju 14-03-2014 11:48 PM

    Speaking on the ongoing tussle between media and Arvind Kejriwal Press Council of India Chairman asks, "Kejriwal continues to enjoy enough media attention, so what is he complaining about?" ...
  • Kejriwal on journalists' hit list after his remarks on 'paid media' 14-03-2014 11:37 PM

    It was Arvind Kejriwal's alleged comment at a party fundraiser dinner in Nagpur on Thursday where he allegedly said that media is paid and he will put those journalists along with others in jail when he comes to power which sparked a storm. The AAP chief has now denied making...
  • Is the Aam Aadmi Party's criticism of the media overdone? 14-03-2014 08:26 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party has been attacking the media over a volley of issues. Is the Aam Aadmi Party's criticism of the media overdone? ...
  • BEA general secretary hits back at Kejriwal for his remarks on media 14-03-2014 06:59 PM

    Broadcast Editors' Association general secretary NK Singh hit back at AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal for his remarks against media saying, "You cannot send anyone to jail like this. There is a process for that and one needs proofs. Arvind Kejriwal is at his downslide and when a person is in...
  • Tweeples react to Kejriwal's paid media remark 14-03-2014 06:28 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal hit out at the media and said that he will send all the "paid media houses" to jail if he is voted to power. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah wrote on Twitter, "I really don't get AAP and Arvind Kejriwal's criticism of the media....
  • Mumbai: Kejriwal blames media for ruckus at Churchgate railway station 13-03-2014 05:30 PM

    Former Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal has blamed the media for the chaos at Mumbai's Churchgate railway station on Wednesday. ...
  • Is AAP being hypocritical about its attitude towards media? 10-03-2014 10:08 PM

    First, Kejriwal gets into a fresh controversy after a you tube video of him advising a TV anchor on an interview goes viral, then the AAP gives the prestigious New Delhi seat to ex Tehelka journalist Ashish Khetan who had done a major sting on the Gujarat 2002 riots and...
  • Opinion polls underestimate AAP, paid media a concern Yogendra Yadav 05-03-2014 08:49 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav said that most candidates are buying local media. "This is not buying advertisement space this is paid news. New party underestimated by opinion polls," Yadav said. ...
  • FTP: Kejriwal, Shinde attack journalists: Is the media a soft target for politicians? 25-02-2014 11:05 PM

    The recent attacks by Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on the media has raised serious questions on the journalists becoming a soft target for politicians. ...
  • Watch: Bangaloreans react to Shinde's remark on media 25-02-2014 03:16 PM

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday clarified that his remarks on "crushing elements in the media" pertained to the social media and not to journalists as such. "My comments were on social media. It was with regards to the issue related to the Northeast students who were being targeted...
  • Shinde can't blame media, Congress losing ground day by day: BJP 25-02-2014 01:46 PM

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde backtracked after his controversial comments threatening to crush the media. ...
  • Media needs to do some introspection: Manish Tewari 25-02-2014 01:45 PM

    Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari defended Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde's remarks on 'crushing media'. He said, "Media too needs to do some introspection. UPA doesn't believe in attacking anyone in media despite the fact that you have been unfair to us." ...
  • Shinde's comments an expression of depression before defeat: BJP 25-02-2014 11:20 AM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party hit out at Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde for his remarks on crushing the media. BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, "This is not the first time the Congress has said this. The same person talked about saffron terrorism. They also made fun of poverty line....
  • FTP: Wendy Doniger's 'The Hindus' withdrawn: Is withdrawing a book the right way to express disagreement with its contents? 11-02-2014 11:10 PM

    Penguin Books India has reportedly agreed to withdraw all published copies of Wendy Doniger's book 'The Hindus: An Alternative History' from India and pulp their remaining copies, in a move that is seen as a curb on the freedom of expression and has angered many on social media websites. ...
  • CJ Show: How did citizens react to Nido Taniam's death? 09-02-2014 03:26 PM

    The virtual space was abuzz with outrage over the death of Arunachal student Nido Taniam in the capital. Here are some of the highlights. ...
  • FTP: Is Hasiba Amin being targeted for appearing in Rahul Gandhi ad? 04-02-2014 11:21 PM

    Hasiba Amin, who is the face of Congress party's pre-election TV commercial 'Yuva Josh', is being targeted on social media. People allege she is a tainted Congress worker. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discussed with a panel of experts whether Hasiba Amin is being targeted as she featured in a...
  • When cricket was played for a noble cause 14-12-2013 09:32 PM

    A cricket match was played between media persons and parliamentarians for the cause of child welfare. ...
  • I-Day speech row: Is the government trying to control TV news content? 07-11-2013 11:41 PM

    After advocating a ban on opinion polls, the Congress party on Thursday decided to boycott television debates on opinion polls. The Congress, staring at a massive defeat if pre-poll surveys by news channels are right, defended its warning to electronic media on the coverage of PM's Independence Day speech and...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-11-2013 11:30 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • CJ Show: Social media buzz on acid attacks 27-10-2013 03:57 PM

    Here are a few comments posted by followers on our social media pages. Many of you have come out in support of the survivors and like everyone, demand a strict law to curb this heinous crime. ...
  • Fourth Estate: The people's watchdog? 03-10-2013 06:28 PM

    Debate over media and its role in society - Is it a watchdog or a fight over TRPs. ...
  • The Last Word: Is media overdoing its coverage of Modi and building a brand or a personality cult? 01-10-2013 10:01 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has been excessively covered by the media. He is also the most followed Indian politician on the social media. Anything he does gets a blanket coverage in television, whether its a rally or just a speech on arrival at the...
  • News 360: 2 Indians among 69 people killed in Kenya mall attack 23-09-2013 09:07 PM

    The terror attack in Nairobi is still on with ten hostages still being held as hostage. The 2 Indians among 69 people have died so far in the attack and the fear of an increase in the death toll persists. ...
  • FTP: Should journalists have to pass an exam before they enter journalism? 21-08-2013 11:41 PM

    Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Monday said the media industry should consider holding a common exam for journalists, on the lines of that conducted by the Bar Council, after which they could be given licence to pursue the profession. ...