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Journalists are those professionals who collect latest information on current happenings, practices, issues and people. They also showcase social, economic, political and a number of other contemporary issues related to public interest. The profession in which journalists are involved is known as journalism. Journalism encompasses a wide array of efficacious processes incorporating of news cumulating, writing, editing, reporting and publishing or broadcasting depending on the nature of the media. If spoken broadly, journalists primarily refer to reporters who make reports broadcast in various mass medias like television, newspapers, magazines, journals, radio, documentary films and the Internet. No matter in which media they are working for, journalists or reporters are expected to maintain a neutral and objective point of view in order to provide the public with the exact news. The term ethical journalism is very important in this context, since journalists must hold themselves accountable for the reports they make. The plausibility of the source and the manner of presentation are the two most significant parts of ethical journalism. In case you are interested to know about the top journalists of India including business journalists, sports journalists, women journalists and so on, it will be worth having a look at the websites enlisted below.

suchetadalal (www.suchetadalal.com)

Honored with the coveted Padma Shri in 2006 for her outstanding contribution to business journalism, Ms. Sucheta Dalal is one of the leading women columnists of India. Visit her own web identity to find a wealth of information on her professional accomplishments, the books she has written over the course of her 22-year long career in journalism and contact details. Read up the latest articles and also get the useful links and addresses.

agencyfaqs (agencyfaqs.com)

Overcoming the initial days of scratchiness, Business Standard has now carved a niche for itself as a nonpareil business daily in India. This web portal will let you know about the journey of the man who stood by this business daily during thick and thin to ensure its rise to an envious position. Yes, you have guessed it correctly! He is Mr. T N Ninan, the erstwhile editor of Business Standard. During the course of his illustrious career, Mr. Ninan also served as the editor of the Economic Times and the executive editor of India Today. Click on the following link to get the interview excerpts.

hindu (www.hindu.com)

The Hindu pays its homage to one of the top Indian journalists C R Irani who passed away on July 23, 2005. A lifelong member of the Press Trust of India board and the Editor-in -Chief of the eastern daily The Statesman, Mr Irani was an institutional figure across the journalism sphere of India and abroad. Read up the report to salute the man who spearheaded the expansion of press in India. You have the option of emailing the page as well. Check out the link given below.

indiaclub (www.indiaclub.com)

Get comprehensive insight into the profile of one of the top women journalists Mrs Kamla Mankekar. Apart from being a noted columnist and journalist, this multidimensional figure also works as a social activist and author. She was the chairperson of the Delhi Commission for Women. She was also attached to the Times of India, the Illustrated Weekly of India and the Indian Express. She holds the coveted distinction of presiding over All India Women's Conference.

financialexpress (www.financialexpress.com)

Visit the Internet edition of the premier news daily The Hindu to go through the front page report of top journalists being awarded by the Honorable President of India Mr A P J Abdul Kalam. The Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards is a humble effort to spot and shower accolades on the commendable feats of budding journalists. The jury incorporated of Infosys chairman N R Narayana Murthy, agricultural scientist M S Swaminathan, erstwhile Indian ambassador to the US Naresh Chandra, leading management consultant Rama Bijapurkar, filmmaker Shyam Benegal, HT Media Ltd vice-chairperson and editorial director Shobhana Bhartia and many other dignitaries. To read up the complete report, simply click on the link provided below.

overseasindian (www.overseasindian.in)

Indian journalism was honored with another feather in the cap when Sarmila Bose, an eminent Indian journalist and academic, was appointed as the director of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism in the University of Oxford. Get in-depth insight regarding her colossal contribution to the Ananda Bazar Patrika, the Hindu, the Indian Express and the Business Standard. Also find what the Reuters people have to opine about Bose's stature as an academic researcher and journalist.

hindustantimes (www.hindustantimes.com)

The fact that journalists should mirror the society most objectively and without sensationalizing things was once again confirmed when Rupa Jha of BBC World Service Trust, India was conferred the United Nations Media Award for her extensive coverage of the stories of an Indian HIV-positive couple. This e-report presents the entire story about Jha's achievements as well as that of the other winners.

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