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Mumbai: Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s first ever press conference in Mumbai turned out to be a huge disappointment on Wednesday as it lasted for 2 minutes and 45 seconds. The media briefing was organised by the Congress state and city units at a venue in Bandra at around 8.30 a.m. and mediapersons were barged with …

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Monday said the media should act responsibly while holding programmes in a communally sensitive city like Coimbatore and select the topic and speakers wisely. Speaking in the Assembly on the registration of a case against Tamil TV channel Puthia Thalaimurai, he said the media should decide whether …

Raipur: Hitting out at the BJP-led central government and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said an atmosphere of all-round fear prevailed in the country and even the Supreme Court Judges and the media are panicky. Addressing panchayat representatives at Jan Swaraj Sammelan in Raipur in Chhattisgarh, Gandhi said: “Even …

Kolkata: It was nothing more than a one sided match after rain played spoilsport in the encounter between Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) as the former registered an emphatic 9-wicket win at the Eden Gardens here on Saturday. Coming in to chase a huge target of 192 runs, KXIP got off …

Chandigarh: Despite a wonderfully economical spell by Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Chris Gayle managed to notch up the first hundred of Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) season 11 guiding Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) to a huge score of 193/3 against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here on Thursday. The ‘Universe Boss’ Gayle exploited …

New Delhi: England’s Joe Root, Ben Stokes and Eoin Morgan and West Indian power-hitter Chris Gayle are among the 1,122 players, who have registered for the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction set to be held on January 27 and 28 in Bengaluru, the Board of Control for Cricket in India announced on Saturday. A total of …

Chennai: Prime Minster Narendra Modi has urged the press of the nation to use editorial freedom in public interest. The Prime Minister, on Monday, requested the newspapers to devote space to increase awareness about climate change. Speaking at the 75th anniversary celebrations of Tamil newspaper Daily Thanthi at the Madras University Centenary Auditorium, Modi said lot …

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appealed to the media to debate on democracy and the democratic values of political parties to bring transparency in the evolution of their leadership and in their recruitment. “You (the media) show us what we need to focus on. Democracy in political parties is something that the country …