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Punjab: Journalist hit with iron rod, robbed of cash

May 05, 2022 6:32 am

The victim Alok Verma, who works in a vernacular daily published from Panchkula, was going home at around 2:30 am. Verma told the police that when he reached near Jamuna Enclave, two bikes started following him.

Jailed journalists reach record high for 6th year

December 09, 2021 7:23 pm

Fifty journalists are known to be imprisoned by China, the survey found, more than anywhere else, and for the first time including journalists from Hong Kong, the Chinese territory subjected to a harsh security law in 2020 after pro-democracy protests.

Karnataka Home Minister directs action to be taken against assaulters of journalist

September 23, 2021 12:37 pm

Mohammed Safdar Kaiser, a journalist associated with Urdu daily Kausar news was allegedly assaulted by some persons protesting against the demolition of a temple in Mysuru's Nanjangud on September 16.

After the floods, China found a target for its pain: Foreign media

July 29, 2021 11:16 am

A party organization in Henan province issued a call to arms on social media to confront a BBC journalist covering the disaster there. A day later angry residents surrounded, pushed and yelled at reporters from Deutsche Welle and The Los Angeles Times.

UP: Two held for ‘attacking’ journalist

December 12, 2020 5:05 am

The journalist was attacked with a rod and suffered injuries on his head, said the police. He was being treated at a hospital and was stable.

Journalist reporting on NREGA work ‘attacked’ by village head, sons

November 14, 2020 2:47 am

The family of journalist Vinay Tiwari, a resident of the same village, said he works for a local news channel, Bundelkhand Times TV, and contributes to daily newspapers.

Chhattisgarh: Editor assaulted in Kanker, councillor among four arrested

September 27, 2020 11:07 am

Kamal Shukla, 53, editor of Bhumkal News, was assaulted by a group of people, leaving him injured, the FIR stated.

Sri Lankans demand justice for slain, abducted journalists

January 25, 2019 1:03 pm

Freddie Gamage, an organiser of the vigil said that despite being in power for four years, the current government "has miserably failed to fulfil its promise to punish those responsible for attacks on journalists.''

Tripura: A week after attack on journalist, police arrest three people

September 19, 2018 3:23 pm

“I was returning from office for lunch and found that an auto-rickshaw driver was urinating in front of my residence. Upon objecting, he, along with two of his associates, attacked me and hit me on my head with a metal rod," the journalist said.

TV journalist attacked inside Mumbai local train

February 21, 2018 2:57 pm

"These commuters are known for blocking others from travelling on trains in peak hours. The violence goes unchecked by the police despite repeated incidents," the Press Club said.