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Vinod Dua


Vinod Dua, pioneer in Hindi TV journalism, no more

December 05, 2021 12:43 pm

🔴 His foray into journalism began with Doordarshan, where he was part of several shows including Yuva Manch, Yuv Jan, Jawan Tarang, and Aap Ke Liye. In the 1980s, Dua along with NDTV co-founder Prannoy Roy started election analysis on Doordarshan -- giving him his first major brush with fame

Veteran journalist Vinod Dua passes away

December 04, 2021 5:51 pm

Vinod Dua was a pioneer in broadcast journalism with stints in Doordarshan and NDTV. His daughter Mallika Dua took to Instagram on Saturday to confirm the news of his death.

Vinod Dua remains 'extremely critical and fragile', says daughter Mallika

November 30, 2021 10:35 am

🔴 On Monday, Mallika Dua said Vinod Dua was in the ICU of a hospital and his condition was "beyond critical".

Time to reform Sedition law

July 02, 2021 8:35 am

Between the Kedarnath and Vinod Dua cases, the court missed opportunities to reevaluate the sedition law. It needs urgent attending to

Top radiologist Padmavati Dua dies after long battle with Covid

June 12, 2021 8:14 am

Chinna Dua is survived by Vinod, and her daughters Mallika Dua, an actor and comedian, and Bakul Dua, a clinical psychologist.

Case against Dua not an exception, 6 journalists face police action for covering pandemic in HP

June 06, 2021 10:43 am

Last year, 14 FIRs were registered against five reporters in various parts of the state during the lockdown period. Another reporter was booked on the very first day of the corona curfew imposed last month when the country was battling a brutal Covid surge.

Editors Guild welcomes SC judgment on sedition case against journalist Vinod Dua

June 04, 2021 12:22 pm

The Editors Guild of India appreciated the Supreme Court's concerns over the "chilling effect that sedition laws have on free media and democracy".

Explained: The Kedar Nath sedition ruling

June 04, 2021 3:21 pm

In quashing the sedition case against journalist Vinod Dua, the SC referred to the Kedar Nath Singh judgment of 1962. What are the principles on the sedition law laid down in that landmark verdict?

Supreme Court underlines its ruling to protect journalists against sedition law abuse

June 04, 2021 1:59 am

The Supreme Court Thursday quashed the FIR registered by Himachal Pradesh Police against journalist Vinod Dua for sedition, public mischief and other offences over the contents of a talk show broadcast on YouTube last year.

Why the draconian sedition law must go

June 04, 2021 8:49 am

The Supreme Court, in 'Vinod Dua', has held that every journalist is entitled to protection from sedition as defined in the Kedar Nath judgment. A national consensus on the removal of the provision is called for.