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NHS criticism on social media ‘risks undermining health service’

NHS criticism on social media ‘risks undermining health service’

“Reactionary criticism” about the health service, especially on social media, risks undermining the NHS, the health minister will say later. Vaughan Gething is expected to warn in a speech that it might put off young people from pursuing health careers. He will also announce that an extra £100m for NHS Wales over the next two [...]

February 7, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on NHS criticism on social media ‘risks undermining health service’

Baahubali Vanquishes Evil Uncle, Then Clobbers Bollywood: Foreign Media

Baahubali Vanquishes Evil Uncle, Then Clobbers Bollywood: Foreign Media

A still from Baahubali 2: The Conclusion HIGHLIGHTS Baahubali 2 has pulled in a box office record of almost Rs. 16 billion Baahubali series was shown at the Cannes Film Festival last weekend ‘Baahubali is backed by a pan-India emotional narrative’ The revenge of a muscular prince, as told in an epic movie from south [...]

May 26, 2017 Loknath Das News Comments Off on Baahubali Vanquishes Evil Uncle, Then Clobbers Bollywood: Foreign Media

3 Indian journalists to get International Health Media Fellowship

3 Indian journalists to get International Health Media Fellowship

Three Indian journalists – Dinesh C Sharma (middle), Vidya Krishnan (left) and Nabeela Khan – have been selected this year for the International Health Media Fellowships awarded by the Australian high commission and DataLEADS. Three Indian journalists – Dinesh C Sharma, Vidya Krishnan and Nabeela Khan – have been selected this year for the International [...]

May 5, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on 3 Indian journalists to get International Health Media Fellowship

Steve Bannon: News media should ‘keep its mouth shut and just listen’

Steve Bannon: News media should ‘keep its mouth shut and just listen’

Steve Bannon, the chief strategist and senior counselor to President Trump, said the press should be ashamed at how out of touch it is with the United States and just “listen for a while.” Bannon, who used to edit the far-right website Breitbart before heading Trump’s presidential campaign, delivered the contemptuous indictment of the news [...]

January 27, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Steve Bannon: News media should ‘keep its mouth shut and just listen’

Trump aide Bannon lambasts US media as ‘opposition party’

Trump aide Bannon lambasts US media as ‘opposition party’

President Donald Trump’s chief strategist has described US mainstream media as “the opposition party”, saying it should “keep its mouth shut”. Stephen Bannon also told the New York Times that news organisations had been “humiliated” by their failure to anticipate Mr Trump’s election victory. Media outlets have clashed with the White House over the number [...]

January 27, 2017 Saheli News Comments Off on Trump aide Bannon lambasts US media as ‘opposition party’

Jayalalithaa’s health: Tamil media reports CM dead, Apollo Hospitals denies reports

Jayalalithaa’s health: Tamil media reports CM dead, Apollo Hospitals denies reports

At around 5.30 pm on Monday, Tamil media channels began reporting the demise of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Namely, Thanthi TV and Puthiya Thalaimurai, which later retracted the information. The Indian Express too followed suit, only to retract its tweet after a few minutes and change its copy to ‘Apollo denies reports of Jayalalithaa’s [...]

December 5, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Jayalalithaa’s health: Tamil media reports CM dead, Apollo Hospitals denies reports

Two arrested for spreading rumour on Jayalalithaa’s health through social media

Two arrested for spreading rumour on Jayalalithaa’s health through social media

The Chennai City Police on Monday arrested two persons who allegedly posted false statement and rumours on Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s health through Facebook and an website. Following complaints from AIADMK IT wing secretary G. Ramachandran and Rajakamal of Nungambakkam, Central Crime Branch (CCB) arrested two persons. Sathish Sharma, one of the accused, has allegedly posted [...]

October 11, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Two arrested for spreading rumour on Jayalalithaa’s health through social media

Here’s what will happen to the $135 million generated from the sale of Gawker Media

Here’s what will happen to the $135 million generated from the sale of Gawker Media

Gawker Media has been sold — and with the sale comes questions of what happens next. Late Tuesday, Univision purchased the media company for $135 million following a bidding war with Ziff Davis. With the $140 million verdict from the Hulk Hogan trial hanging over the company, and with Gawker’s complicated tax strategy to untangle, [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Here’s what will happen to the $135 million generated from the sale of Gawker Media

Gurujam, tigers and friendship lessons: social media buzz

Gurujam, tigers and friendship lessons: social media buzz

Gurugram If you thought renaming Gurgaon to Gurugram was funny, the citizens of the area had another option in mind – especially after Thursday evening’s downpour.  The traffic nightmare due to waterlogging in the Millennium City was so bad that some commuters were stuck since Thursday evening. Some reached home only in the wee hours [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Gurujam, tigers and friendship lessons: social media buzz

Avid Life Media, parent company of Ashley Madison, under FTC investigation

Avid Life Media, parent company of Ashley Madison, under FTC investigation

The Federal Trade Commission is investigating Avid Life Media Inc., the parent company of extramarital affair website Ashley Madison, over its business practices. Avid Life Media CEO Rob Segal said he did not know what the inquiry was focused on, but said his company began cooperating with government regulators in August. The FTC is the [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Avid Life Media, parent company of Ashley Madison, under FTC investigation

Michael Schumacher Health Condition Rumors, Latest News & Updates: Media Blackout Hiding Schumacher’s Family Most Kept Secrets? Medical Bulletin’s Authenticity Questioned

Michael Schumacher Health Condition Rumors, Latest News & Updates: Media Blackout Hiding Schumacher’s Family Most Kept Secrets? Medical Bulletin’s Authenticity Questioned

Up until now, the world is still waiting for any reports and updates regarding Michael Schumacher’s health condition and recovery. Unfortunately, little has been known about his current health status due to the ongoing media blackout requested by the Schumacher family. On Dec. 29, 2013, the world of racing was left in shock when reports [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Michael Schumacher Health Condition Rumors, Latest News & Updates: Media Blackout Hiding Schumacher’s Family Most Kept Secrets? Medical Bulletin’s Authenticity Questioned

Geneva prosecutor opens inquiry linked to Panama Papers: Swiss media

Geneva prosecutor opens inquiry linked to Panama Papers: Swiss media

The Geneva prosecutor said on Thursday he had launched a criminal inquiry in connection with the Panama Papers, which revealed the use of offshore companies, including many set up by lawyers and financial institutions in the Swiss city. “We have decided to open a procedure in the framework of the Panama Papers affair, but I [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Geneva prosecutor opens inquiry linked to Panama Papers: Swiss media