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UN adopts resolution on protection of journalists in conflict zones

United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has unanimously adopted a resolution on the protection of journalists in conflict zones. The resolution has urged member nations, governments and armed groups to take appropriate steps in order to ensure accountability for crimes committed against journalists, media professionals in situations of armed conflict. It also condemns attacks on journalists ..

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Vice President Hamid Ansari confers Pt. Haridutt Sharma Award to Anurradha Prasad

Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari conferred the Pt. Haridutt Sharma Award to senior journalist Anurradha Prasad in New Delhi. She was bestowed with this award for her contribution in the field of Journalism, Writing and Social Services. Presently, Anurradha Prasad is the editor-in-chief of News-24 Channel and is Managing Director of the entertainment company BAG ..

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Journalist Dr. Prannoy Roy awarded RedInk Lifetime Achievement Award 2015

Journalist Dr. Prannoy Roy, the executive co-chairman of NDTV, was conferred the RedInk Award for lifetime achievement. Sreenivasan Jain of NDTV was presented ‘Journalist of the Year’ award. Arnab Goswami of Times Now, was honoured with ‘Impact Editor of the Year’ award. News website Scroll.in was given ‘the news start-up of the year’ award. Apart from ..

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Senior Journalist Vinod Mehta passes away

Senior Journalist and Outlook Group’s editorial chairman Vinod Mehta passed away on 8 March 2015 at the age of 72. He was one of the India’s most influential editors, fine journalist & writer.  About Vinod Mehta Vinod Mehta was born on May 31, 1942 in Rawalpindi, West-Punjab region of undivided India (now in Pakistan). As ..

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Veteran journalist, cartoonist Rajinder Puri passes away

Veteran journalist, cartoonist and political activist Rajinder Puri has passed away on 15 February 2015 in New Delhi. He was 80. About Rajinder Puri Rajinder Puri was born in on 20 September 1934 in Karachi (in undivided India) now in Pakistan. His distinguished career as journalist and cartoonist spanned for more than six decades. He drew ..

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