national press day

National Press Day is a vigilance day and is also a day of communication and accountability, the former IPS officer said and recalled how she felt the importance of press reports even from her school days.

Since 1966, the National Press Day is celebrated every year on November 16 for a free and responsible press in the country and the Press Council of India started functioning on this day.

Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday appealed to the media not to publish fake news while also making a case for separating facts from opinion while writing news reports. Speaking at a National Press Day event in the state capital, Parrikar also rued the fact that during elections, voters prefer corrupt candidates over arrogant …

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wished journalists on ‘National Press Day’ and said his government is fully committed to upholding freedom of press and expression in all forms. In a series of tweets on Thursday morning, Modi termed free press as the cornerstone of a vibrant democracy and said that the role of …