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PTI employees on 30-hour strike (Lead)

April 20th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Employees of the Press Trust of India (PTI), the largest news agency in the country, went on a 30-hour countrywide strike Friday demanding implementation of ... Read more...

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UN official warns Sri Lanka over reprisals

March 24th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) A UN human rights official has warned Sri Lanka against possible attacks on its rights activists after a UN body passed a resolution decrying rights violations ... Read more...

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Bangladesh journalists agitate over couple’s killing

March 1st, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 1 (IANS) Journalists from all over Bangladesh Thursday gathered in the capital for a six-hour hunger strike to demand the arrest of the killers of a journalist couple ... Read more...

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Rupert Murdoch to appear in court

July 19th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Embattled media mogul Rupert Murdoch has been dragged to appear before UK lawmakers and answer questions on the phone hacking scandal that has rocked the country.Rupert’s ... Read more...

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Rebekah Brooks arrested

July 18th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The phone hacking scandal that rocked United Kingdom took another dimension on Sunday when the former head of News International Rebekah Brooks was arrested. Investigators questioned Brooks ... Read more...

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Is Orissa turning unsafe for journalists?

March 24th, 2011 - 10:43 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 24 (IANS) They say you can crush a man with journalism. But if the growing number of attacks on journalists in Orissa is any indication, then the fourth ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan need to put aside differences: Krishna

January 26th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 26 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday said India and Pakistan should put some of their differences on the back burner for a while to focus on development ... Read more...

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New York Times to charge for its website from 2011

January 21st, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 21(ANI): The New York Times has announced that it will charge for full access to its website from 2011.According to reports, the newspaper will introduce a metered system, ... Read more...

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Pak withdraws notification-elucidating rules for newspapers registration

January 12th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 12 (ANI): Pakistans Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has withdrawn the notification of Press, Newspapers, News Agencies and Books Registration Rules 2009.A spokesman of the Ministry of Information ... Read more...

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Gopal Raju, pioneer of ethnic Indian media in US, is no more

April 10th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by admin
(Supersedes earlier copy)New York, April 10 (IANS) Gopal Raju, who was a bridge between India and the United States in the fields of media, politics and philanthropy for over half-a-century, died here ... Read more...

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