Gauri Lankesh: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

Ravish Kumar wins first Gauri Lankesh National Award for Journalism

Published: September 24, 2019

In Bengaluru, Senior journalist and Ramon Magsaysay awardee Ravish Kumar has recently received the first Gauri Lankesh National Award for Journalism by freedom fighter H.S. Doreswamy. He was chosen for the award for sharp news analysis and uncompromising secular stance by the Gauri Lankesh Memorial Trust (GLMT). Apart from this, three books –  ‘Neera Nade’ ..

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First Gauri Lankesh National Award for Journalism awarded to Ravish Kumar

Published: September 24, 2019

Senior journalist Ravish Kumar was awarded the inaugural Gauri Lankesh Memorial Award in Bengaluru. The award was announced on 5 September 2019 on the 2nd death anniversary of Gauri Lankesh. Ravish Kumar, the Managing Editor of NDTV India was chosen for the award for sharp news analysis and uncompromising secular stance. Earlier, this year he ..

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Book “The Way I See It: A Gauri Lankesh Reader”

Published: December 26, 2017

The book “The Way I See It: A Gauri Lankesh Reader” has been edited by writer and sociologist Chandan Gowda. The book containing selected writings by late journalist Gauri Lankesh was launched at the Mumbai Press Club on 22nd December 2017, three months after she was gunned down outside her home in Bengaluru by unidentified ..

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Gauri Lankesh become first person from India to win Anna Politkovskaya Award

Published: October 7, 2017

Kannada journalist Gauri Lankesh, who was shot dead in Bengaluru on September 5, 2017, has been awarded a prestigious global Anna Politkovskaya Award, which is given in the memory of a slain Russian reporter and political activist. With this, she became the first person from India to receive the honour. Lankesh shared the award with ..

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Gauri Lankesh becomes first Indian to win Anna Politkovskaya Award

Published: October 7, 2017

Late Kannada journalist Gauri Lankesh awarded a prestigious Reach All Women in WAR (RAW in WAR) Anna Politkovskaya Award. She will share this award with Gulalai Ismail, a Pakistani peace activist who has faced death threats for speaking out against Taliban. With this Gauri Lankesh becomes first person from India to receive this prestigious honour. ..

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