Tag: Journalist

Class 12th student assaults teacher after he was caught cheating

Jharkhand: Journalist beaten to death in Chatra

Ranchi: A journalist of a Ranchi-based Hindi daily who had been facing threats was beaten to death in Jharkhand’s Chatra district, authorities said on Tuesday. Chandan Tiwary, who worked for the “Aaj”, was abducted on Monday night from Pathhalgada, police said. According to police officials, Tiwary was found in the[Read More…]

Veteran journalist Kuldeep Nayar passes away at 95

Veteran journalist Kuldeep Nayar passes away at 95

Kuldeep Nayar, a renowned journalist, author and human activist took his last breath at around 1 am on Thursday, August 23, 2018 in New Delhi. The 95-year-old former editor of The Indian Express, is survived by his wife and two sons. In his long career, Nayar served as an author,[Read More…]

Did you know Kapil Sharma is the son of a police constable?

Now, Kapil Sharma in oral spat with journalist

Mumbai: Comedian and TV host Kapil Sharma and Mumbai-based film journalist Vickey Lalwani have lodged police complaints against each other after a telephonic spat on Friday evening. Sharma has accused Lalwani of defamatory writing and threats of extortion, harassment in connivance with his two former managers – Neeti Simoes and Preeti[Read More…]

Journalist, author Rabisankar Bal dies

Renowned journalist and Bengali author Rabisankar Bal died at a hospital on Tuesday following a brief illness, family sources said. He was 55. Bal, a novelist and short story writer has penned over 15 novels, five short story collections, one volume each of poetry and literary essays over a period[Read More…]

Delhi Police Constable allegedly commits suicide at Delhi Secretariat

Journalist shot dead by TSR trooper in Tripura

A journalist was shot dead on Tuesday by a Tripura State Rifles (TSR) trooper during an altercation in Bodhjung Nagar in Tripura, police said. “Tapan Debbarma, the bodyguard of the TSR’s Second Battalion Commandant, opened fire killing Sudip Datta Bhowmik on the spot,” a police officer said. The body of[Read More…]

Noted journalist, writer Arun Sadhu dies at 76

Noted journalist, writer Arun Sadhu dies at 76

Renowned writer Arun Sadhu passed away early on Monday at a hospital following a heart condition at the age of 76. Sadhu was known for his immense contributions and has straddled the worlds of literature and journalism with equal elan. He breathed his last at the Sion Hospital. He was[Read More…]

Gauri Lankesh murder: CCTV shows how the killing takes place

After journalist Gauri Lankesh was shot three times, she tried to run into her house in Bengaluru but failed. She collapsed outside, where neighbours who heard the gunshots found her lying in a pool of blood. The killing, which has outraged journalists, activists, and citizens, was reportedly recorded by security[Read More…]

Gauri would be alive if she hadn't written against RSS, BJP: Karnataka BJP MLA

Gauri Lankesh murder: Protests to be carried out across country, Tharoor, Irani offer condolence

Ever since senior journalist, Gauri Lankesh, was shot dead outside her home on Tuesday evening, there have been protests and candle light vigils. Several people protested at Rajarajeshwari Nagar through the night demanding justice for the journalist. A candlelight vigil was also held in Karnataka’s Gulbarga for Lankesh on Tuesday[Read More…]

FIR slapped on SP leader for for allegedly threatening journalist

FIR slapped on SP leader for allegedly threatening journalist

On Wednesday, a FIR has been registered against Samajwadi Party leader and former minister Om Prakash Singh for allegedly threatening a journalist, police said. The FIR was registered on a complaint of a local journalist Ajit Singh, who alleged that Om Prakash threatened him for publishing news against an engineer[Read More…]

Israel attempt to shut down Al Jazeera, bans journalistsIsrael attempt to shut down Al Jazeera, bans journalists

Israel attempt to shut down Al Jazeera, bans journalists

Israel plans to cancel media credentials of Al Jazeera journalists and close the network’s office in Jerusalem, the country’s communication minister has announced. Israel’s communications minister has said he wants to shut down pan-Arab broadcaster Al-Jazeera in the country. Ayoob Kara, of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party, said on[Read More…]

‘When women write down their stories, it is not just about them’, in conversation with Sudha Menon

As author, columnist, journalist, writing coach and feminist, Sudha Menon finds inspiration in everything that she breathes. Having written books such as Gifted: Inspiring Stories of People with Disabilities, Leading Ladies: Women Who Inspire India, Devi, Diva or She-Devil: The smart career woman’s survival guide, Menon feels that there is[Read More…]

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