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The action has been taken in view of allegations of sexual misconduct against them

exchange4media Staff Dec 13, 2018 9:09 AM

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Pallavi Gogoi, chief business editor of National Public Radio (NPR), a Washington-based American media organisation, says incident happened in India

exchange4media Staff Nov 3, 2018 10:06 AM

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Your weekly news roundup, a summary of some of the stories to keep an eye on

exchange4media Staff Oct 20, 2018 9:30 AM

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His resignation comes after several women have come forward with accusations of sexual misconduct against him

exchange4media Staff Oct 17, 2018 5:32 PM

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In a Press statement issued by Press Club of India on behalf of journalist organisations, the Minister of State for External Affairs, MJ Akbar, has been asked to step down and face the probe

exchange4media Staff Oct 16, 2018 8:54 AM

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Happy mcgarrybowen CEO, Kartik Iyer, and the agency’s CCO PM Praveen Das and iProspect CCO Dinesh Swamy put on administrative leave pending investigation into allegations against all three of them

exchange4media Staff Oct 15, 2018 9:22 AM

Vivid: Social & policy reform on mind, journalists make a beeline to join politics

It's important for media to not only be neutral, but also look neutral to be credible. With one of the most crucial polls coming up, media needs to ensure that the Indian democracy remains healthy, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Mar 24, 2014 7:17 AM

NewsX unveils a vibrant new look

The new NewsX embraces rapidly evolving needs of today's viewers with a contemporary appearance. The channel has also come up with two new shows with veteran journalists MJ Akbar and Vir Sanghvi

exchange4media Staff Mar 13, 2014 7:49 AM

NewsX launches 'Decode India' with MJ Akbar

The show will have the guest lead the questions and discussions with host MJ Akbar, who will take up current issues of national significance

exchange4media Staff Jan 25, 2014 10:39 AM

MJ Akbar quits India Today

MJ Akbar, Editorial Director of India Today has put in his papers after a two-year stint. October 31 will be his last day with the Group

exchange4media Staff Oct 30, 2012 7:54 PM

Future of news is assured, but not of journalists: MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar cautions journalists against two traps – fish journalism and the delusion trap – which could seal their future

Abid Hasan Aug 9, 2012 6:45 PM

Prabhu Chawla all set to talk ‘Sachchi Baat’ on ETV from Jan 15

Prabhu Chawla, Editorial Director, The New Indian Express, will be hosting a new talk show, ‘Sachchi Baat’, on ETV from January 15, 2011. Chawla has signed a deal with the channel for two years.

Nitin Pandey Jan 10, 2011 1:23 PM

Prabhu Chawla to quit India Today Group; set to join The New Indian Express

Well known journalist and Editor (Languages) at the India Today Group, Prabhu Chawla, is set to move out of the group. Industry sources have confirmed that Chawla is joining The New Indian Express newspaper. While it is not known what would be Chawla’s designation, he will be replacing Aditya Sinha, who is joining DNA as Editor-in-Chief from January 17, 2011.

Nitin Pandey Dec 13, 2010 7:25 AM

The Sunday Guardian forays into digital space

The Sunday Guardian entered the digital space by successfully unveiling its new website on November 7, 2010. The current site is a beta version of the newspaper and the second section, Guardian20, will take three more weeks to come up. Well-known journalist and columnist MJ Akbar is the Editor-in-Chief of the weekly newspaper.

Akash Raha Nov 9, 2010 7:28 AM

India Today Group editors converge online to give real time perspective on Ayodhya verdict

Renowned editors from the India Today Group converged on the digital platform to give real time perspective on the Ayodhya verdict on September 30, 2010. According to the India Today Group, the move saw a surge in traffic and clocked the highest ever visitors and page views.

Akash Raha Oct 14, 2010 7:39 AM

Restructuring at India Today Group: New focus on language brands with Prabhu Chawla in-charge; MJ Akbar appointed for India Today English & Headlines Today

The India Today Group has formed a new special business unit to focus on Indian language publishing and all related extensions in the Indian language domain. All current India Today language brands will be assigned to this new SBU, which would be placed under the leadership of Prabhu Chawla, who will be designated Editor (Languages) and CEO. The company has also appointed M J Akbar as Editorial Director of India Today - English and India Today - International and their extensions. In addition, Akbar would be associated with Headlines Today as Editorial Director.

Akash Raha Sep 24, 2010 8:01 AM

Aroon Purie, Prabhu Chawla, MJ Akbar, Ashish Bagga on the latest developments in India Today Group

On the eve of its 35th anniversary, there are strong winds of change blowing across India Today Group. As is known, Prabhu Chawla is moving into a new editorial and corporate role as Editor (languages) and CEO of a to-be-formed corporate entity. Veteran journalist MJ Akbar has been roped in as Editorial Director for India Today (English) and Headlines Today. Aroon Purie, Prabhu Chawla, MJ Akbar and Ashish Bagga speak about these latest developments in the Group and the implications.

Akash Raha Sep 24, 2010 7:58 AM

Special Update Aroon Purie, Prabhu Chawla, MJ Akbar, Ashish Bagga on the latest developments in India Today Group

On the eve of its 35th anniversary, there are strong winds of change blowing across India Today Group. As is known, Prabhu Chawla is moving into a new editorial and corporate role as Editor (languages) and CEO of a to-be-formed corporate entity. Veteran journalist MJ Akbar has been roped in as Editorial Director for India Today (English) and Headlines Today. Aroon Purie, Prabhu Chawla, MJ Akbar and Ashish Bagga speak about these latest developments in the Group and the implications.

Akash Raha Sep 23, 2010 3:45 PM

MJ Akbar launches ‘The Sunday Guardian’ in Delhi; ‘India on Sunday’ to be available in London

Veteran journalist MJ Akbar has launched ‘The Sunday Guardian’, a weekly English newspaper for the Delhi market, on January 31, 2010. The paper will also be available in London as ‘India on Sunday’. Priced Rs 3, ‘The Sunday Guardian’ is published by Akbar’s MJP Media Pvt Ltd. Akbar is the Editor of the paper, while Sonia Bakshi is the Marketing Head.

Nitin Pandey Feb 3, 2010 7:22 AM