07 Mar 2012
Congratulating Mulayam Singh Yadav for sweeping UP assembly polls, his former confidant Amar Singh on Wednesday said the electorate preferred SP's ‘immediate’ relief like unemployment allowance than his long term plan to divide the state into smaller units for speedy development.
10 Dec 2013
MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin tightened his control over Russia's media on Monday by dissolving the main state news agency and replacing it with an organisation intended to promote Moscow's image abroad.
08 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Delhi's Election Commission has detected 23 cases of paid news against 16 candidates, including Revenue Minister Arvinder Singh and Mukesh Sharma, Parliamentary Secretary to Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, and added the expenditures in this regard in their poll expenses.
04 Dec 2013
Islamabad: The Pakistani Taliban has said that it will target journalists and media organizations for ‘fabricating’ the statement of its spokesperson asking news outlets not to pay tribute to cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on his retirement.
24 Jul 2013
New Delhi: Newly appointed Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam on Tuesday asked journalists to refrain from the tendency of sensationalizing information and carrying out 'trials by media'. P Sathasivam said that judiciary and press must work together in a democracy.
26 Sep 2013
Los Angeles: Different countries have stronger preference towards different types of articles - Americans and Brits are drawn to opinion and world news, while Brazilians go for sports, a twitter analysis has found.
02 Dec 2013
New Delhi: The Election Commission-appointed teams seized Rs 12.89 crore cash and registered 31 cases of paid news in Rajasthan where polling for the state Assembly was held on Sunday.
28 Feb 2014
Mumbai: Union Minister of Communications and Information Technology Kapil Sibal said that the importance of lyrics must return since there is more noise in today's Bollywood songs.
25 Feb 2014
Mumbai: The launch of second season of reality show "Welcome - Baazi Mehmaan Nawaazi Ki" has been pushed forward as its host was yet to be finalised.
10 Jul 2013
News agencies continue to have an edge over Twitter in being the first to provide people with news, UK scientists have found. Research into reporting of news events by Twitter and newswire services has found that while Twitter can sometimes break news before news-wires, for major events there is little evidence that it can replace traditional news outlets.