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India News Presents Special Coverage on Assembly Elections 2018 with ‘Kissa Kursi Ka – CM Kaun?’

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On the voting day of the first phase assembly elections in Chhattisgarh, India News, the national Hindi news channel of iTV Network, brings to the viewers their special programming titled Kissa Kursi Ka – CM Kaun? on India News and India News-Madhya Pradesh-Chhattisgarh to highlight the ground reality and the political environment leading to the assembly elections.

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Vikram Chandra launches ‘editor ji’ a multilingual video news platform shaping the future of video news

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Vikram Chandra

editor ji is not just another news app. It’s a multilingual video news platform that provides a completely different way to experience news on-the-go and seeks to provide personalised newscasts using a powerful AI algorithm. The company is founded by one of the country’s leading news anchors, Vikram Chandra.

Today video news faces multiple issues and these are the #5reasonswhy there is the need for an alternative.

1. TV news faces challenges around its business model. Carriage fees and a complete reliance on TRP driven advertising has led to a slide in content quality. Besides, anyone watching TV news has no choice over the content being shown – and, by definition, has to consume whatever is being shown on the screen. The race for TRPs means that the news is often drowned by views and opinions, which can also lead to charges of bias. Read more

AIPC (South Delhi Chapter) held it’s 2nd successful Straight Talk on Fighting Fake News

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All India Professionals’ Congress- South Delhi Chapter hosted the 2nd edition of its talk show, Straight Talk recently in the capital on the increasing threat of fake news. Straight Talk intends to highlight issues that have been long ignored by holding a discussion on social, political and economic agenda to gain effective methods and practical solutions. The All India Professionals’ Congress (AIPC), India’s first political platform focuses on the needs and aspirations of working professionals in the country, after its first successful show, ‘Women First’ curated by AIPC South Delhi , the chapter members aim to bring forward the alarming issue of dissemination of fake information and news through various mediums. The discussion held focused on ways to combat the societal friction fueled by this propagandized type of news.

A rapidly emerging phenomenon, fake news plays an instrumental role in swaying public opinion during elections, creating civil disharmony and triggering mass destructive incidents of mob lynching. Its effects are more serious than seen on the surface. Read more

India News Haryana felicitates Haryana Police with ‘Shaurya Samman’

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Hon'ble CM of Haryana, Shri Manohar Lal with Winners of Shaurya Samman along with Shri Kartikeya Sharma, Founder & Promoter, iTV Network and Shri Deepak Chaurasia, Editor-in-Chief, India News

Recognising the commendable contribution of the Haryana Police who have worked tirelessly to make the society a better and more secure place to live in, India News Haryana, announced the winners of the second edition of ‘Shaurya Samman’ to honour the Haryana Police force for their exemplary courage and determination.

India News Haryana celebrated the triumph of these unsung bravehearts in a glittering ceremony at The Hyatt Regency, Chandigarh, in presence of various eminent personalities. The winners across different categories were felicitated by the Chief Guest Shri Manohar Lal Khattar, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Haryana.

The winners in different categories are:

  • Award for Bravery (Posthumous): Martyr Narendra Kumar, SI, Karnal

  • Special Achievement in Investigation: Mr. Anil Kumar Rao, IG (CID + CB), Haryana Civil Court, Chandigarh

  • Outstanding Achievement in Awareness Against Crime: Mr. Surendra Pal, SSP, Kurukshetra

  • Outstanding Achievement in Women Empowerment: Ms Mamta Sodha, DSP, Kaithal Read more

India News hosts ‘Manch Maharashtra’ and ‘Maharashtra Gaurav Awards’ in Mumbai

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Hon'ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra in conversation with Shri Deepak Chaurasia, Editor-in-Chief, India News and Shri Kartikeya Sharma, Founder & Promoter, iTV Network.

India News, known for its direct and unbiased brand of journalism, hosted Manch Maharashtra, an exclusive conclave, on Saturday, July 28th, 2018, to present a comprehensive overview of the state government under the leadership of Hon’ble Chief Minister, Shri Devendra Fadnavis.

Shri Devendra Fadnavis was the chief guest at the elaborate event attended by political leaders, ministers from the state government, members from the opposition, bureaucrats, economists, leading journalists, corporates and esteemed members of the civil society. Read more

ndia News Arogyam Conclave and Awards Celebrate Ancient Indian Systems of Medicine

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India News, known for its direct and unbiased brand of journalism, hosted the Arogyam Conclave and Awards at Hotel Ashok, New Delhi on Thursday, July 19, 2018. The conclave highlighted the role of traditional Indian systems of medicine and other streams that got assimilated into the Indian culture.

Some of these practices and ancient Indian sciences are over 5,000 years old and even today, continue to provide healthcare to large section of the population in India and other developing countries. Most of these systems of medicine emphasize on the overall well-being of patients through a unique blend of meditation, health, and natural medicine. For instance, Yoga and Ayurveda are interrelated branches of the same tree of Vedic knowledge and can be used together for optimum benefit. Read more

Announcing the 2nd edition of International News Forum – The Media Rumble 2018

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Anurag Kashyap

Conceived by India’s leading independent news media platform Newslaundry, and produced by pioneering entertainment and arts company Teamwork Arts, the second edition of news forum, The Media Rumble is scheduled to take place on August 3 and 4, 2018 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. A specially-curated two-day news forum, The Media Rumble will feature panel discussions, film screenings, talks, interviews, workshops and exclusive masterclasses.  Read more

WhatsApp condemns the spread of Fake news on the platform, takes series of initiatives to curb this

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WhatsApp, the Facebook owned messaging application in India responded to the Indian government, in directive to take measures to check the spread of irresponsible and explosive messages on its platform which have led to unfortunate acts of violence and lynching in the country. In a letter dated July 3, 2018 to Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY), it highlighted several measures that it will be implementing to prevent the misuse of platform in the country by introducing relevant features on the application.

“WhatsApp cares deeply about people’s safety and their ability to freely communicate. We don’t want our services used to spread harmful misinformation and believe this is a challenge that companies and societies should address. For example, we recently made a number of updates to our group chats and will be stepping up efforts to help people spot false news and hoaxes,” said a WhatsApp Spokesperson in a statement. Read more

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amitabh bachchan & neeru sharma

We’re all aware of the amusing tribulations that go into extorting the inside scoop on all our stars, the gossip that our audience so loves –a trick that the ambitious and feisty Entertainment Editor of News 24 and E24 has mastered. Right from starting the interviews with a bang and the leading question itself being the most controversial one rather than easing her way into the interview to equally working towards damage control and spicing things up for the most enthralling package, Neeru Sharma has done it all. A highly perceptive interviewer, she very skillfully hits the nail on the head by picking on the exact moment when its time to strike with the juicy controversial questions and sometimes her quick wit and unconventional charm surprises all. Then be it beginning Ranvir Singh’s promotional interview for Padmaavat with the ever-looming question of his alleged engagement with Deepika Padukone or working her way through the complex and unbreakable walls of strong PR Networking, Neeru Sharma has proved her coveting expertise and intellect on more than one occasion. Read more