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Mar 20, 2019
Delhi Police arrests four men for sending objectionable messages to Barkha Dutt; journalist had filed FIR in Feb after online abuseResponding to the arrests, Barkha Dutt tweeted that 10 more numbers had been listed by her in the FIR and she will follow up on the case until each one of them is jailed.
Mar 17, 2019
Senior journalist Darryl D'Monte passes away in Mumbai; scribes express grief on Twitter ahead of cremation todaySenior journalist Darryl D'Monte on Saturday passed away in Mumbai.
Feb 19, 2019
Barkha Dutt calls out Twitter for being 'enablers of sexual abuse and violence' after receiving several inappropriate messagesOn Monday, Barkha had shared phone numbers and messages of multiple people who she said had been stalking, threatening and abusing her. She even tagged the Twitter handles of various state police in her tweets and had called Twitter "tone deaf on gender equality" for asking her to take down the numbers of the men who had sent her such messages.
Jan 28, 2019
Editor's Guild issues statement on barring of Kashmiri journalists from R-Day event; calls it 'State-sponsored attack on press freedom'The Kashmiri journalist community, following this, boycotted the ceremony on Saturday in protest against the police action.
Jan 23, 2019
Russell Baker, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author, passes away aged 93Baker said during a 1994 speech in Hartford, Connecticut, that his goal for the Observer was to render the federal government, politics and diplomacy accessible through plain, easy-to-read language
Jan 03, 2019
Rahul Gandhi faces flak from journalists for calling ANI editor who interviewed Narendra Modi as 'pliable'Delhi Journalist Association (DJA), an affiliate of National Union of Journalists described Rahul Gandhi's comments as "unwarranted and unbecoming of a senior leader of a national political party."
Dec 26, 2018
'I will break your head': AIUDF's Badruddin Ajmal abuses journalist, threatens to hit him; scribe registers FIR against lawmakerAIUDF chief Badruddin Ajmal on Wednesday verbally abused a journalist who questioned him on next year's general elections and even threatened to break his head, while his supporters forced the scribe to apologise publicly.
Dec 19, 2018
Manipur journalist sentenced to year in jail for calling CM Biren Singh 'puppet of Centre'; detained under National Security ActA 39-year-old journalist who works for a local TV channel, on 27 November allegedly after he uploaded videos criticising the BJP-led governments in Manipur and the Centre for observing Rani Jhansi's birth anniversary.
Dec 11, 2018
Jamal Khashoggi, four other journalists 'targeted' by governments feature as Time Magazine's 'Person of the Year'Among those named with Khashoggi were Philippine journalist Maria Ressa, Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo - currently imprisoned in Myanmar - and the workforce of the Capital Gazette in the US city of Annapolis.
Dec 08, 2018
Republic TV reporter accused of kidnapping, sexually assaulting a Guwahati-based woman journalistAn FIR has been filed against the accused at a Guwahati police station. He was in police custody for two days before being released on 3 December under section 41 of the CrPC