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Editors Guild condemns recent attacks on journalists in Delhi and Bengaluru, urges authorities to act
India

Editors Guild condemns recent attacks on journalists in Delhi and Bengaluru, urges authorities to act

The Bengaluru incident highlights law enforcement's failure to maintain an environment where the media can function without fear, the guild said.

Editors Guild slams J&K enforcement agencies' action against journalists Masrat Zahra, Peerzada Ashiq, demands withdrawal of charges
India

Editors Guild slams J&K enforcement agencies' action against journalists Masrat Zahra, Peerzada Ashiq, demands withdrawal of charges

The Editors Guild of India on Tuesday expressed concern over the "high-handed manner" in which the law enforcement agencies in Jammu and Kashmir used prevailing laws aganst The Hindu journalist Peerzada Ashiq and freelance photographer Mazrat Zahra

'Committment shouldn't be questioned': Editors Guild demands withdrawal of I&B Ministry's advisory asking TV channels not to air 'anti-national' content
India

'Committment shouldn't be questioned': Editors Guild demands withdrawal of I&B Ministry's advisory asking TV channels not to air 'anti-national' content

The Editors Guild of India sought the withdrawal of a Ministry of Information and Broadcasting advisory asking all private television channels to desist from showing content that could incite violence or promote anti-national ideas

Editors Guild condemns finance ministry restricting entry of journalists into North Block, calls it 'gag on media freedom'
India

Editors Guild condemns finance ministry restricting entry of journalists into North Block, calls it 'gag on media freedom'

The Editors Guild of India on Wednesday issued a statement condemning the finance ministry's move to restrict entry of journalists into the North Block.

Editor's Guild condemns 'arrest' of journalist for tweet on Yogi Adityanath, says police action was 'misuse of laws'
India

Editor's Guild condemns 'arrest' of journalist for tweet on Yogi Adityanath, says police action was 'misuse of laws'

Kanojia had shared a video on Twitter and Facebook where a woman is seen speaking to reporters of various media organisations outside the chief minister's office.

Editors Guild condemns physical attacks on journalists in West Bengal during phase 5 of elections, asks EC to take action
India

Editors Guild condemns physical attacks on journalists in West Bengal during phase 5 of elections, asks EC to take action

The Guild urges the EC to initiate necessary action against those who indulged in physical violence against journalists in West Bengal.

Editors Guild condemns AG KK Venugopal's 'threats' of action against The Hindu, urges govt not to curb media freedom
India

Editors Guild condemns AG KK Venugopal's 'threats' of action against The Hindu, urges govt not to curb media freedom

The Editors Guild said it was perturbed over such threats and that these would intimidate the media in general and curb its freedom to report and comment on the Rafale deal in particular.

Editors Guild of India responds to Rahul Gandhi's 'pliable' journalist jibe, says labelling scribes has emerged 'favourite tactic'
India

Editors Guild of India responds to Rahul Gandhi's 'pliable' journalist jibe, says labelling scribes has emerged 'favourite tactic'

The Editors Guild of India on Thursday said it believes journalists should claim no immunity from healthy and civilised criticism, but at the same time their labelling has emerged as a "favourite tactic" on the part of the establishment to discredit, delegitimise and intimidate them.

Editors Guild of India suspends MJ Akbar, Tarun Tejpal over sexual misconduct charges; seeks response from Gautam Adhikari
India

Editors Guild of India suspends MJ Akbar, Tarun Tejpal over sexual misconduct charges; seeks response from Gautam Adhikari

The Editors Guild of India on Wednesday suspended the memberships of former Union minister MJ Akbar and ex-Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal over allegations of sexual misconduct.

Citing continued inclusion of Akbar, Tejpal, Gautam Adhikari on rolls, Mrinal Pande, Mythili Bhusnurmath resign from Editors Guild of India
India

Citing continued inclusion of Akbar, Tejpal, Gautam Adhikari on rolls, Mrinal Pande, Mythili Bhusnurmath resign from Editors Guild of India

Mrinal Pande and Mythili Bhusnurmath expressed their intention to quit the Editors Guild of India as MJ Akbar, Gautam Adhikari and Tarun Tejpal — three men accused of sexual harassment and assault — continued to be counted as members.

SC takes strong exception to Press Council, Editors Guild, Indian Broadcasting Federation failing to appear before it
India

SC takes strong exception to Press Council, Editors Guild, Indian Broadcasting Federation failing to appear before it

The apex court also sought to know from the News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA) about the action taken by them against media persons who have violated the statutory requirement under relevant laws while reporting incidents of rape and sexual abuse.

Shujaat Bukhari assassination: Media bodies urge Jammu and Kashmir govt to bring killers to book
India

Shujaat Bukhari assassination: Media bodies urge Jammu and Kashmir govt to bring killers to book

Eleven media organisations on Sunday urged the Jammu and Kashmir government to bring the killers of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari to book at the earliest, and institute an inquiry into the malicious campaign launched against the scribe before his murder.

Media houses must explain position on Cobrapost sting which alleged malpractices, says Editors Guild
India

Media houses must explain position on Cobrapost sting which alleged malpractices, says Editors Guild

The Editors Guild of India on Thursday expressed concern over web portal Cobrapost's sting which alleged malpractices by some media houses and urged media organisations to explain their position to the people.

Congress condemns ex-BBC journalist Vinod Verma's arrest in Chhattisgarh, says Modi govt is trying to gag media
India

Congress condemns ex-BBC journalist Vinod Verma's arrest in Chhattisgarh, says Modi govt is trying to gag media

Slamming the BJP for the arrest of senior journalist Vinod Verma, the Congress on Friday demanded his immediate release and a probe against the "Chhattisgarh minister being investigated by the journalist for alleged sex-related activities"

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Manipur journalists' union holds sit-in protest to condemn her killing
India

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Manipur journalists' union holds sit-in protest to condemn her killing

Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh was shot multiple times from close range in front of her Bengaluru residence on Tuesday by unidentified assailants who then fled on a bike.

NDTV India ban: Journalists associations unite to condemn move by govt
Politics

NDTV India ban: Journalists associations unite to condemn move by govt

Journalists associations on Monday unanimously condemned the one-day ban on <em>NDTV India</em> news channel, terming it as a selective move by the government.

Editor's Guild asks Mehbooba Mufti to reconsider ban on newspaper Kashmir Reader
India

Editor's Guild asks Mehbooba Mufti to reconsider ban on newspaper Kashmir Reader

The Editor's Guild of India has asked the Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to look into the complaint of a daily newspaper published from the state which alleged it had arbitrarily been asked to cease publication.

Editors Guild deplores Sushma Swaraj's tweet trageting journalist
Politics

Editors Guild deplores Sushma Swaraj's tweet trageting journalist

The Editors Guild on Wednesday deplored a tweet by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj concerning a woman journalist and said it was an “attempt to intimidate the media”.

AAP govt circular on defamation a 'crude attempt' to silence criticism: Editor's Guild
India

AAP govt circular on defamation a 'crude attempt' to silence criticism: Editor's Guild

The Guild said that it is strange that a Chief Minister and a party that rode to power on a popular democratic platform should turn "intolerant" when in office.

Shinde crushing media: Social or Electronic, it's still not okay
Politics

Shinde crushing media: Social or Electronic, it's still not okay

And while Shinde's hasty backtracking may smooth over a few very ruffled feathers within the media, the fact that he said he 'meant' social media is no less problematic