#Media

2 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are flip-flopping for the position of the world's richest man. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Jeff Bezos-owned The Washington Post published a report about Elon Musk's Tesla
  • The Post also sought Musk's comment regarding the report
  • "Give my regards to your puppet master," the Tesla chief replied

3 days ago.Islamabad, Pakistan
The journalist urged the chief justice of the Peshawar High Court to look into his case. (Photo Credit: Representational/ unsplash)

  • Pak journalist Saifullah Jan has sought a judicial investigation into the matter
  • He noted his leg was fractured and he suffered other minor injuries during the incident
  • PTI leaders allegedly forcibly took Jan to their office and tortured him

4 days ago.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Comedian Kapil Sharma was seen exiting Mumbai airport in a wheelchair on Monday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @instantbolly)

  • The actor-comedian was recently spotted at Mumbai airport in a wheelchair
  •  He was also seen getting angry with the paparazzi, who were clicking him
  • In an interview, Kapil shares the reason why he was in the wheelchair

4 days ago.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Comedian Kapil Sharma was seen lashing out at camerapersons at Mumbai airport (Photo Credit: Instagram/KapilSharma)

  • Comedian Kapil Sharma was seen exiting the Mumbai airport on a wheelchair on Monday
  • He lashed out at the mediapersons for hounding him while they were clicking photos
  • A member of Kapil Sharma's team asked the paparazzi to delete the pictures that they took

4 days ago.Canberra ACT, Australia
Facebook had banned Australian news pages over a media law. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Facebook and the Australian government on Tuesday indicated they had reached a  compromise over a media law
  • The law was aimed at forcing tech companies like Google and Facebook, to pay for news
  • Facebook will lift the ban "in the coming days"

5 days ago.Canberra ACT, Australia
Australia's efforts to make Google and Facebook pay for news has garnered worldwide attention. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Australia's push to regulate tech giants has become a power struggle between Rupert Murdoch and Mark Zuckerberg
  • It's seen as a struggle of the barons of traditional media fighting back against their digital heirs
  • "This has been a passionate cause for our company," said the chief executive of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp

14 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Peter Mukerjea was the former Chief Executive of Star India. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • The book will largely zoom in on the Indian television industry and its change over the years
  • Peter Mukerjea was reportedly closely linked to US television personality Rupert Murdoch
  • 'This is not intended to open a can of worms, nor is it a set of kiss-and-tell-stories', Mukerja said

12 Feburary.Beijing, China
The ban was instated on Thursday, a few days after CGTN got banned in the UK (Photo Credit: Representational Image/ Pixabay)

  • BBC World News was accused of flouting guidelines of China
  •  China's NRTA said, "the requirement is that news should be truthful and fair"
  • The ban came after a controversial report released by BBC on the treatment of the Uighur community 

10 Feburary.Warsaw, Poland
Poland's main private channel TVN and radio stations went off air and newspapers blacked out their front pages on Wednesday to protest against a proposed advertising tax. (Photo Credit: Representational/unsplash)

  • Government proposal had 'intention of restricting their pluralism and freedom of expression': TVN24
  • The new tax Is expected to take effect later this year
  • Tax is part of Europe-wide efforts to tax global tech giants like Google or Facebook: PM Morawiecki

10 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Twitter has not blocked accounts of civil society activists, politicians and media. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Twitter has taken action against more than 500 accounts
  • The microblogging site has emphasised that it will continue to advocate for the right of free expression of its users
  • "We took enforcement actions including permanent suspension in certain cases," Twitter said