By: Apoorva Mandhani 5 Feb 2019 11:48 AM GMT The Delhi High Court has dismissed an injunction application filed by Independent News Service Pvt Ltd (INSPL), to restrain Sucherita Kukreti, its channel India TV's newsreader, from joining any rival television channel till November 30, 2019. Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw observed, "Granting any interim injunction would amount to restraining the defendant from doing what she has been doing for the last 14 years and what she is best known to do and has skill to do. Ad-interim injunction if granted for the period till 30th November, 2019, would amount to killing the goodwill acquired by the defendant in the last 14 years and which loss cannot be monetarily compensated to the defendant in the event of it being ultimately found in the suit that the plaintiff was not entitled to such injunction." Ms. Kukreti resigned from India TV on December 13, 2018, even though the term of her job contract ended only in November this year. She had … [Read more...] about Delhi HC Refuses To Restrain India TV Journalist From Joining Rival News Channel
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Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index U.S. Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper U.S. | Retailer on Military Bases Says TV News Is Too ‘Divisive.’ Its Suggestion? Tune to Sports. Advertisement Supported by BySarah Mervosh April 13, 2019 In this era of political division, which cable news network you watch can reveal a lot about your political preferences. For Republicans, it’s Fox News. For Democrats, it’s CNN or MSNBC. But for a major retailer that serves the military, it’s simple: Don’t get involved. The retailer, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service, which operates general and convenience stores and food courts on military bases in 34 countries, emailed locations this week recommending that they move away from playing news on public televisions and instead show a less partisan alternative: sports. “As a federal entity, we remain neutral on … [Read more...] about Retailer on Military Bases Says TV News Is Too ‘Divisive.’ Its Suggestion? Tune to Sports.
Bill Shine, the former Fox News president who resigned amid sexual harassment scandals at the cable news channel, is in talks to become the next White House communications director.Three sources familiar with the discussions who were not authorized to speak publicly confirmed the talks to NBC News on Wednesday.The position of White House communications director has been vacant since the departure of Hope Hicks in late March. 6 PHOTOS Bill Shine through the years See Gallery Bill Shine through the years Fox News President Bill Shine departs after meeting with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., November 21, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13: Bill Shine attends The Hollywood Reporter 35 Most Powerful People In Media 2017 at The Pool on April 13, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/FilmMagic) NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13: Bill Shine attends The Hollywood Reporter's 35 Most Powerful … [Read more...] about Former Fox News president Bill Shine in talks to be next White House communications director
Fox News publicly rebuked Sean Hannity and Jeanine Pirro after the network on-air hosts joined President Donald Trump in speaking on stage at a Missouri campaign rally Monday evening.“Fox News does not condone any talent participating in campaign events,” the network said in a statement. “We have an extraordinary team of journalists helming our coverage tonight and we are extremely proud of their work. This was an unfortunate distraction and has been addressed,” a network spokesperson told TheWrap on Tuesday.A rep for the network declined to elaborate on what actions the channel had taken.Hannity — who explicitly promised he would not campaign with Trump on stage in a tweet before the event — later clarified that the onstage moment had not been planned.“What I said in my tweet yesterday was 100% truthful. When the POTUS invited me on stage to give a few remarks last night, I was surprised, yet honored by the president’s request,” … [Read more...] about Fox News ‘Does Not Condone’ Sean Hannity, Jeanine Pirro ‘Participating’ in Trump Rally
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) faced a thorny line of questioning from Fox News host Bret Baier following Michael Cohen’s explosive testimony before the House oversight committee on Wednesday.Baier called out the committee’s top Republican for repeatedly attacking the credibility of Cohen, Trump’s former personal attorney, without addressing the “substance” of his testimony.“I think the first takeaway is Michael Cohen is delusional,” Jordan told Baier. “I don’t know you can take much of what he says at any real value.” Baier doesn't let Jordan off the hook, repeatedly pushes about his lines of questioning at Cohen hearing pic.twitter.com/u5Whuz9bsu— TPM Livewire (@TPMLiveWire) February 28, 2019Jordan and his fellow Republicans on the committee repeatedly pointed out during the hearing Wednesday that Cohen is facing prison time for pleading guilty last year to several charges, including lying to Congress.Meanwhile, … [Read more...] about Fox News host calls out Rep. Jim Jordan for cherry-picking Michael Cohen’s testimony