With fake news proliferating on social media, journalists and news organisations in the US and Europe are collaborating to come up with a counter-strategy.
Journalism demands detachment and objectivity that allows for dissent, disagreement and freedom of expression. In the absence of such ethics, it clears the ground for violence and does great disservice to the democratic way of life.
Noted poet Gauhar Raza has lodged a complaint with Zee News for labelling him an anti-national, and has sought a corrigendum, public apology and compensation of one crore rupees from the channel.
An interview with well-known poet-scientist Gauhar Raza on being labelled an ‘anti-national’ by Zee News.