Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022


Three Held For Killing Journalist In UP; Used Sanitiser To Burn House

Dec 01, 2020 PTI

An alcohol-based sanitiser was used to burn the house in Kalwari village so that the murder could look like an accident.

Lawyer, Family Can Meet Kerala Journalist Siddique Kappan, UP Govt Tell SC

Nov 20, 2020 PTI

Law officer says the meeting was not denied earlier also and even now, the lawyer can go and meet him in jail.

SC Issues Notice On Plea Against Arrest Of Kerala Scribe On Way To Hathras

Siddique Kappan was arrested on October 5 by the UP police while he was on his way to Hathras and hasn't been allowed to meet his lawyers or family since then.

Journalist's Body Found On Railway Track In UP's Unnao, FIR Against Police Officer

Nov 14, 2020 PTI

The family members of the journalist, Suraj Pande, allege that he was killed and his body thrown on the railway track in Sadar Kotwali area.

Arnab Goswami Shifted To Taloja Jail After Being Caught Using Phone In Custody

The Raigad crime branch found Goswami was active on social media using somebody's mobile phone

07 November, 2020

'We Questioned The Way Goswami Was Arrested, We Didn't Demand His Release'

Preetha Nair

Seema Mustafa, President of Editors Guild of India (EGI), spoke to Outlook about the recent spate of arrests of journalists across the country and her views on an independent press.

07 November, 2020

Court To Hear Cops' Revision Plea Over Arnab's Judicial Remand On Nov 9


Arnab Goswami was arrested on Wednesday morning in Mumbai for allegedly abetting the suicide of 53-year-old interior designer Anvay Naik.

04 November, 2020

Journalist Languishes in Jail Over Facebook Posts In Manipur

Abdul Gani

Manipuri journalist Kishore Chandra Wangkhem continues to be detained without bail for over a month.

31 October, 2020

Police Making Scribes Wait For Long Hours During Interrogation: 2 Media Organizations


Press Association, Press Club of India reassure that journalists will fully cooperate

14 October, 2020

In A First, Editor's Guild To Hold Elections For Post Of President, Secretary

Outlook Web Bureau

While senior journalists Seema Mustafa and MD Nalapat are vying for the post of President, Sanjay Kapoor is pitted against Smita Prakash of ANI for the post of general secretary.

09 October, 2020

‘Journalism In Ladakh Is Growing’, Says New Head Of Leh's Press Club

Naseer Ganai

Stanzin Desal, editor of a Leh based fortnightly newspaper, Reach Ladakh Bulletin, says journalism in the region is growing and people have started realizing its importance.


12 August, 2020

3 Journalists Assaulted In Northeast Delhi While Reporting; Magazine Files Police Complaint

Outlook Web Bureau

The magazine alleged that the mob in Northeast Delhi physically assaulted the staffers, threatened to kill them and also used communal slurs.

15 July, 2020

'They Called Me Nazi, Racist': Bari Weiss, The New York Times Editor, On Why She Resigned

Associated Press (AP)

Bari Weiss said she was openly smeared and demeaned by colleagues at The New York Times who didn't fear their behaviour would be checked.

19 June, 2020

Impartial Media – The Truth Lies Only In 'Both-Sides' Journalism

Ruben Banerjee

A comparison that ‘both-sides’ journalism inherently allows is infinitely more trustworthy and credible than the one-sided ‘righteous’ fare some of us tend to force down on those who consume our news, writes Editor-in-Chief Ruben Banerjee.

17 June, 2020

Dear Editor, I Disagree With Your ‘Both-sides’ Journalism

Salik Ahmad

The both-sides trope recognises and dignifies hate as a ‘side’. It works as an equaliser, often between a victim and a perpetrator.

13 May, 2020

Editors Guild Slams Sedition Charges Against Gujarati Editor, Delhi Police Notice To Journalist


In a statement, the Guild said it notes with concern a growing pattern of misuse of criminal laws to intimidate journalists in different parts of the country.

24 April, 2020

'Before Making Broad Generalisations...': Police Defend FIRs Against 3 Kashmiri Journalists


Three journalists -- The Hindu correspondent Peerzada Ashiq, Gowhar Geelani and photojournalist Masrat Zahra -- have been booked by police.


19 April, 2020

Veteran Kolkata-Based Sports Journalist Samir Goswami No More


At a time when coverage of local sports in Kolkata was on the wane, Samir Goswami was one of the few journalists who would devotedly cover first division cricket, hockey league as well as of lower-division football

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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