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RM Memorial Lecture 2019

RAJENDRA MATHUR MEMORIAL LECTURE 2019 SPEECH OF SHRI PRANAB MUKHERJEE ON THE OCCASION OF THE ANNUAL RAJENDRA MATHUR MEMORIAL LECTURE, ORGANISED BY THE EDITOR’S GUILD OF INDIA AT INDIA ISLAMIC CENTRE, NEW DELHI FROM 1830 HRS – 1915 HRS ON 18th DECEMBER, 2019 I am happy to be present here today at the Annual “Rajendra […]

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Who We Are

ABOUT US The Editors Guild was founded in 1978 with the twin objectives of protecting press freedom and for raising the standards of editorial leadership of newspapers and magazines. Eminent editors of the day felt that the lack of an organized forum of editors was one of the reasons for the sustained suppression of press […]

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List of Members

Office Bearers, Executive Committee & Member List Office Bearers President: Seema Mustafa, Editor, The Citizen Secretary: Sanjay Kapoor, Editor, Hard News Treasurer: Anant Nath, Editor, The Caravan Executive Committee & Members Vijay Naik, Consulting Editor (Delhi), Sakal Media Group Prakash Dubey, Group Editor, Dainik Bhaskar Sonia Singh, Editorial Director, NDTV Raghav Bahl, Editor-in-Chief, The Quint […]

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Statements Issued

RECENT STATEMENTS ISSUED June 8th, 2022: The Editors Guild of India is disturbed by the irresponsible conduct of some national news channels for deliberately creating circumstances that target vulnerable communities by spewing hatred towards them and their beliefs. The Editors Guild of India is disturbed by the irresponsible conduct of some national news channels for […]

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Memorandum and Articles of Association

Memorandum & Articles of Association NAME The name of the society shall be “THE EDITORS GUILD OF INDIA” (hereinabove referred to as “the guild”) REGISTERED OFFICE The registered office of the society shall be situated at Delhi, at B-62 Gulmohur park (first floor), New Delhi – 110049 AIMS AND OBJECTS The objects for which the […]

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RM Memorial Lecture

RAJENDRA MATHUR MEMORIAL LECTURE Rajendra Mathur brought about a mini-revolution in the world of Hindi journalism with his introduction of a new level of professionalism and the use of a more accessible and colloquial Hindi. He also inspired a generation of young Hindi journalists who have gone on to take leadership positions. Mathur was a […]

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History of Journalism

History of Journalism India has a long history of the freedom struggle that included various challenges. The freedom of the Press in India has also endured a saga of fights against draconian authorities which attempted to suppress information. Pre-independence The first newspaper in India is credited to James Augustus Hickey, who launched The Bengal Gazette, […]

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EGi Constitution

EGi CONSTITUTION RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE EDITORS OF GUILD OF INDIA NAMEThe Name of the society is “THE EDITORS GUILD OF INDIA” (hereinafter referred to as “the Guild”) REGISTERED OFFICE & AREA OF OPERATIONThe Registered office of the Guild is situated at B-62 Gulmohar Park (first floor), New Delhi-110049. The area of operations of […]