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Ravish Kumar receives 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award, says Indian media in state of crisis

Ravish, who is a Managing Editor and news anchor with NDTV said, "Indian media is in a state of crisis and this crisis is not accidental or random, but systemic and structural. Being a journalist has become a solitary endeavour." 

Watch Ravish Kumar's Ramon Magsaysay award acceptance speech: 'Soul of democracy under relentless attack'

Ravish, who is a managing editor and news anchor with NDTV, in his speech during the ceremony highlighted that the “soul of democracy is under relentless attack every day”.

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NDTV journalist Ravish Kumar wins 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award

2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award: Ravish Kumar said it is "very difficult" for real and neutral media to survive because media needs corporate finances and therefore, it is difficult for it to remain neutral.

Ravish Kumar wins Ramon Magsaysay award

The four others are Ko Swe Win, a journalist based in Myanmar; Thailand’s Angkhana Neelapajit; Raymundo Pujante Cayabyab of Philippines; and South Korea’s Kim Jong Ki.

Congratulations pour in for Ravish Kumar after news anchor wins Ramon Magsaysay Award

Kumar was honoured for "his moral courage in standing up for truth, integrity and independence; and his principled belief that it is in giving full and respectful voice to the voiceless" his citation read.

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WATCH: Ravish Kumar's speech on Narendra Modi, fake news and society goes viral

Ravish Kumar criticises the rampant propagation of fake news, the 'game of isolation' that different political parties play, etc., in his speech.

Delhi Police chief BS Bassi responds to parody Twitter account of Ravish Kumar, gets trolled

BS Bassi, the Delhi police commissioner, has been facing flak for his handling of the Patiala House court row.

We learn to imagine love through cinema: Ravish Kumar

To love is to battle in India, to come up against many walls. Our cities have no space for love, our politics discourages it. Why do our lovers persist?

An atlas of impossible longing

To love is to battle in India, to come up against many walls. Our cities have no space for love, our politics discourages it. Why do our lovers persist?

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