IFWJ supports the ongoing struggle of Jagran and Strike call of Rashtriya Sahara employees

Indian Federation of Working Journalists (IFWJ) and its affiliate Delhi Union of Working Journalists (DUWJ) have extended unflinching support to the struggling employees of Dainik Jagran and striking employees of Rashtriya Sahara. In a joint statement, the IFWJ Secretary General Parmanand Pandey and the General Secretary of the DUWJ Chandan Rai have denounced the anti-labour, exploitative and dictatorial managements of Dainik Jagran and Rashtriya Sahara.

IFWJ Condemns Murder of Journalist Jagendra Singh

Ram P. Yadav (Secretary-IFWJ) : Indian Federation of Working Journalists (IFWJ) has strongly condemned the murder of Jagendra Singh, a brave and fearless journalist and social activist of Shahjahapur. In a statement, the IFWJ’s Secretary General Parmanand Pandey has demanded that the Akhilesh government of Uttar Pradesh must immediately sack the State Minister Ram Murti Singh Verma at whose instance the Police Inspector Prakash Rai burnt Jagendra Singh after sprinkling petrol on his body.

मजीठिया वेज बोर्ड लड़ाई… Meet and persuade them to comply with the Supreme Court order : IFWJ

Dear Comrades, All I.F.W.J. Working committee members, Presidents and general secretaries of State Unions should meet the respective Chief Ministers, Labour secretary and Commissioner to persuade them to comply with the Supreme Court order. The state must nominate before 27 May inspectors under Section 17(b) of the Working Journalist Act 1955.

मीडिया ने मेरे खिलाफ खूब खबरें छापी पर मैंने इसे अपनी सहज आलोचना माना : मुलायम सिंह यादव

लखनऊ : बदलते दौर में सोशल मीडिया की प्रासंगिकता बढ़ रही है। आज के दौर में इसे नजरअंदाज कर न तो राजनीति संभव है और न ही सरकार चलाना। पूर्व रक्षा मंत्री और समाजवादी पार्टी के मुखिया मुलायम सिंह यादव ने यह विचार इंडियन फेडरेशन ऑफ वर्किंग जर्नलिस्ट (आईएफडब्लूजे) की ओर से ‘सोशल मीडिया-वरदान या अभिशाप’ विषय पर आयोजित राष्ट्रीय परिसंवाद में व्यक्त किए। राजनीति के शुरुआती दिनों को याद करते हुए श्री यादव ने कहा कि कई बार कहा कि मीडिया ने उनके खिलाफ खबरें छापी पर उन्होंने इसे अपनी सहज आलोचना के रूप में ही लिया।

Dainik Jagran is guilty of the contempt of the Apex Court

The Supreme Court of India has taken cognizance of the contempt petition filed by the Indian Federation of Working Journalists (IFWJ) on behalf of the employees against Shri Sanjay Gupta, the CEO of Jagran Prakashan Limited. The bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Rohinton Fali Nariman directed the Management of Jagran Prakashan Limited on 13th October to comply with the order of the court for the implementations of the Majithia Wage Boards recommendations within two month, if the same has already not been done.