BS-Seema Nazareth Award 2019: Shun ‘easy’ journalism, says Ravish Kumar

Lincoln Wylie

In this age of “deepfake” technological innovation and TikTok type speed news, journalism is going through a disaster each at the institutional as properly as individual degrees, Ravish Kumar, senior journalist and recipient of the 2019 Ramon Magsaysay award, said on Friday. Cautioning towards effortless journalism, he said it was up to the media to choose between a pond and a sea.

“This is an age in which we are not data seekers, we are narrative seekers,” Kumar said at a functionality organised to present the Organization Conventional-Seema Nazareth Award for Excellence in Print Journalism 2019.

He said while media institutions, primarily tv news, could have failed to continue to keep the have confidence in of the people today, couple of individuals in the job were being expanding their boundaries. “We have chosen our ponds and we are not all set to embark on a sea voyage,” Kumar said, while

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