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Japanese video journalist detained at Myanmar protest march

August 01, 2022 7:57 am

According to a detailed tally compiled by Myanmar's Assistance Association for Political Prisoners, at least 2,138 civilians have been killed by the security forces and 14,917 arrested since the military takeover.

Jharkhand: Journalist arrested for Maoist links

July 18, 2022 3:25 am

Incidentally, Rupesh Kumar Singh's name had appeared in the list of journalists who were targeted through the Pegasus spyware.

Journalists shot at: Sonbhadra police yet to figure out motive

July 16, 2022 4:37 am

Police said the journalists, both employed by a Hindi daily newspaper, in their statement denied having prior suspicion about the attack.

Remains of British journalist Dom Phillips found in Amazon, police name new suspect

June 18, 2022 12:18 pm

Pereira and Phillips vanished on June 5 in the remote Javari Valley bordering Peru and Colombia. Earlier this week, police recovered human remains from a grave in the jungle where they were led by a fisherman, Amarildo da Costa Oliveira, who confessed to killing the two men.

Wesley Morgan wins Colby award for 'The Hardest Place'

May 18, 2022 4:14 pm

The Colby Award is presented by Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont. Previous winners include Dexter Filkins, Karl Marlantes and Adam Higginbotham

Arrest warrant against TV journalist: Rajasthan Police find his Noida house locked, say UP Police didn't cooperate

May 08, 2022 3:44 am

Police say they went to News18 India journalist Aman Chopra’s home in Noida over a case in which an arrest warrant had been issued by a local court. But he was allowed to 'slip away' by the UP police, they allege.

Journalist chained to hospital bed: Odisha human rights panel seeks police report in 15 days

April 08, 2022 6:08 pm

In an image that went viral on Thursday, the local journalist was seen chained to a hospital bed in the state’s Balasore district, prompting the authorities to launch a probe.

Russian journalist killed by shelling in Kyiv

March 24, 2022 11:10 am

It said a civilian was also killed and two people who were accompanying journalist Oksana Baulina were wounded and hospitalised.

Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui’s family file complaint against Taliban in International Criminal Court

March 22, 2022 6:33 pm

Danish, 38, was the first Indian to win the Pulitzer Prize in 2018 for covering the Rohingya refugee crisis. He studied at Jamia Millia Islamia where his father was a professor.

Why China is skeptical of local journalists working for Western media

March 21, 2022 11:12 pm

State media have published a series of critical articles against Chinese journalists, accusing them of helping foreign media with "anti-China reports."


Saudi agents used Khashoggi's body double to cover-up his murder: officials

June 22, 2020 6:13 pm

The Turkish and Saudi officials on Monday revealed that the team of agents that killed US-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi brought his body double to execute their plan.

Police stood like mute spectator, says journalist thrashed by lawyers

February 17, 2016 11:23 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): High drama was witnessed at the Patiala House court yet again on Wednesday where two groups of lawyers were seen raising slogans inside the court premises and beating up each other including journalists. One of the journalists from Firstpost Tarique Anwar on Wednesday said that there were two groups in the Patiala House court, one was “pro-Kanhaiya” and another one was “anti-Kanhaiya” group. He added that when he took a photo of the scuffle, lawyers started beating him up and police stood like a mute spectator. He further added that he has photos to prove and can identify them. Earlier on Monday, a group of lawyers and others, including Delhi BJP legislator O.P. Sharma, were seen beating up reporters and students, calling them ‘anti-national’.

JNU row: Lawyers thrash students, journalists

February 15, 2016 4:26 pm

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): A scuffle broke out between students and lawyers outside the Patiala House court complex on Monday during the hearing of an alleged sedition case involving Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar. The students, who have been demanding Kumar's release, alleged that they were roughed up by lawyers when they entered the court premises. During scuffle, three journalists were also attacked by the lawyers inside the court premises. A CPI (M) activist said lawyers thrashed a journalist severely. He also said the court would not decide the matter, but the students themselves. An eyewitness said he was waiting peacefully when the lawyers pointed towards them, abused them and called them Pakistanis.

Journalist Revati Laul allegedly attacked by Gujarat riots convict

January 21, 2016 6:56 am

Ahmedabad, Jan 21 (ANI): A convict in the Gujarat riots case, out on parole, allegedly assaulted a journalist in Ahmedabad on Wednesday evening, when she met him for an interview. Revati Laul, who is writing a book on 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case convicts, alleged that she was punched and slapped by Suresh Chhara. She said she was questioning him at his house in the Naroda area of Ahmedabad during an interview. She added that she managed to escape after Chhara's son and some neighbours intervened. Laul was treated at a government hospital, and later she lodged a complaint at the Vejalpur police station.