Friday, 2 December, 2022
TopicPress Club of India

Topic: Press Club of India

‘Blatant censorship’ — Press Club complains of ‘restrictions’ on media in Parliament

New Delhi: The Press Club of India (PCI) has expressed disappointment and hurt at the deactivation of the press gallery passes of journalists covering...

Bangladesh I&B minister inaugurates media centre at PCI, says will strengthen cultural ties

I&B minister Hasan Mahmud inaugurated the Bangabandhu Media Centre at PCI to mark the birth centenary of the founding President of Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Journalist bodies demand quashing of FIR by UP police against scribes for circulating video

The FIR alleged that the follow-up news stories on the video clip of the elderly Muslim being assaulted was already in the public domain and therefore did not violate public order.

Covid notwithstanding, journalists throng Press Club of India on sunny Saturday to vote

Election is between two panels of 21 candidates each and a handful of independents, who are aiming for many positions, including president & general secretary.

Journalists frequently called by police, made to wait for hours, say 2 media organisations

In a memorandum to Amit Shah, the Press Association & Press Club of India said journalists should be interrogated in a mutually agreed date, time and venue.

Activists allege Press Club refused screening of Kashmir short film, club denies charge

A team of activists, including Kavita Krishnan and Jean Drèze, who travelled in Kashmir for 5 days, has alleged that Press Club is ‘under pressure’.

On Camera

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File photo of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan | ANI

Arif Mohammad Khan vs Kerala govt isn’t a new faceoff. Old cases show Governor wears two hats

Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.