Sreenivasan Jain (Vasu) resigned from NDTV, Know his next step

Sreenivasan Jain (Vasu) resigned from NDTV, Know his next step

Journalist Sreenivasan Jain announced on Saturday that he has resigned from NDTV. Jain had been with the TV channel since 1995. Sreenivasan Jain resigned from NDTV The channel’s group editor said he will step down in a tweet today: “Hi all. An amazing, nearly three-decade-long run at NDTV comes to an end today. The decision … Read more

Why is Greta Thunberg silent on Rebel News reporter’s tough questions?

Why is Greta Thunberg silent on Rebel News reporter’s tough questions?

After being arrested in Germany earlier this week, climate activist Greta Thunberg travelled to neighbouring Switzerland, just in time to attend the finale of the World Economic Forum’s annual summit. The 20-year-old activist walked outside the Swiss ski resort. She was surrounded by a crowd of journalists, several of whom posed mocking questions. During the … Read more

Why BBC documentary trailer on Narendra Modi pulled down?

Why BBC documentary trailer on Narendra Modi pulled down?

A documentary from British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) about Prime Minister Narendra Modi, The Modi Question, has been removed from YouTube. The documentary, which premiered on Tuesday, takes a close look at the Prime Minister’s story and traces his journey to power. The BBC two-part series called ‘India: The Modi Question‘ has seen strong responses from many. … Read more

Every four days a journalist was killed in 2022: UNESCO report

Every four days a journalist was killed in 2022: UNESCO report

A total of 86 journalists and other media workers were killed in the world in 2022, an average of one every four days, and Latin America and the Caribbean has been the deadliest region for these professionals, said a Monday 16 UNESCO report. Audrey Azoulay, director general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco), … Read more

The Women’s Media Center and its significance, Explained!

women media center importance

The Women’s Media Center (WMC) was founded in 2005 by Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem. It is a progressive, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing the visibility, viability, and decision-making power of women and girls in media. And, as a result, ensuring that their stories are told and voices are heard. Training WMC … Read more

67 Journalists killed, 375 in prison around world In 2022

Every four days a journalist was killed in 2022: UNESCO report

Russia’s war in Ukraine, chaos in Haiti and increased violence by criminal groups in Mexico contributed to the 30% increase in the number of journalists killed while carrying out their work in 2022 over the previous year, according to a new report published on Friday. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) said that so far … Read more

Controversy on Shweta Kothari’s class on Media Ethics in IIMC

Controversy on Shweta Kothari's class on Media Ethics in IIMC

A broadcast turned digital journalist, Shweta Kothari started teaching at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) in Delhi, but her class got immediately cancelled. In her recent tweet, she said “In an exciting update, I start teaching at @IIMC_India, Delhi this week. At a time when mainstream media has become loud and shallow, I … Read more

Why New York Times workers are on strike?

Why New York Times workers are on strike?

Journalists and employees of the historic North American outlet The New York Times began a 24-hour crackdown, the first of that magnitude in four decades. The workers, who went on strike en masse, are demanding a wage increase of more than 5 per cent. Some 1,100 journalists and other workers at the temple of global … Read more

On Sanjoy Ghose’s birthday, Charkha felicitated the winners of the Sanjoy Ghose Media Awards 2022

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Charkha Development Communication Network felicitated the winners of the “Sanjoy Ghose Media Awards 2022” on the occasion of its 28th founder’s day. Biraj Patnaik, Executive Director, National Foundation for India, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest while Swati Singh, Founder, Muheem and Hindi Editor, Feminism in India, was the Guest Speaker at the event … Read more