Journalist, TV Channel Head Arrested Over Content On Yogi Adityanath
Sunday, June 9, 2019, 4:15 PM
A Delhi-based journalist was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh police on Saturday for sharing what was considered anobjectionable post on Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on social media, the police have said. The same evening, the head of a private television news channel and its editor too were arrested in Noida for airing allegedly defamatory content on Yogi Adityanath, the police said.
Delhi-Based Photojournalist Covering Lanka Blasts Arrested For Trespass
Friday, May 3, 2019, 8:23 PM
An India-based photo journalist, who was in Sri Lanka to cover the aftermath of Easter Sunday bombings, was arrested by Sri Lankan police for alleged unauthorised entry into a school. Siddiqui Ahamad Danish, who works for Reuters news agency and is based in New Delhi, was arrested when he allegedly attempted to forcibly enter a school in Negombo city to speak to its authorities.