News Agencies from Pigeon to Internet

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Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd, 2007 - Social Science - 336 pages
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Tracing the history and growth of international news agencies during the past 25 years, this analysis clarifies the role of such agencies and discusses why most have successfully survived the onset of technological developments such as the Internet. Profiles of several key news organizations, including those in India, are included, as well as a discussion of industry values and diversification strategies.
 

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THE STORY OF A PROSTITUTE CUM TRAVEL AGENT
WELL THIS PROSTITUTE CUM TRAVEL AGENT IS A WIDOW.... HER LOCATION ----babar road , bengali mkt , new delhi-1--India....TO ACCOMODATE THIS WIDOW
IN HER PARENTS' HOUSE AFTER HER SECOND HUSBAND'S DEATH HER GRAND-MOTHER HAD TO FACE AN untimely death SO THAT THIS WIDOW PROS. COULD HAVE A ROOM OF HER OWN....UNFORTUNATELY THIS WIDOW PROS. HAS A DAUGHTER WITH THE ABOVE MENTIONED DEAD HUSBAND (WHO LEFT A HUGE PROPERTY BEHIND HIM)....THE FRIST RICH HUSBAND OF THIS WIDOW FAILED TO DIE DESPITE OF FACING A ROAD ACCICENT ( but the poor chap lost his one leg) WHEN A MURDEROUS ATTEMPT WAS MADE ON HIM SO THAT THIS WIDOW PROS. COULD HAVE ALL HIS PROPERTY IN HER NAME....THIS WIDOW HAS A YOUNGER SIS. WHO EARNS A LOT DUE TO HER EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS IN U.S.A. .... IN AN ORDER TO COMPETE FINANCLY WITH THIS SIS. THIS WIDOW STARTED HER PROFESSION OF A PROSTITUTE.... THIS WIDOW'S CRUEL , CUNNING AND CHARACTERLESS MOTHER ALSO COMPETES WITH THE LADY IN U.S.A.(God save the lady from these two witches).... WHEN THIS WIDOW WAS IN HER TEENS HER CHARACTERLESS MOTHER CONSPIRED AGAINST THIS WIDOW AND THUS THIS WIDOW'S SPLEEN HAD TO BE REMOVED AND ALSO AN EYE OPERATION WAS ATTEMPTED ON THIS WIDOW PROSTITUTE.... WELL ALL THIS WAS DONE BY HER CHARATERLESS MOTHER SO THAT THIS WIDOW WOULD STAY AWAY FROM THIS MOTHER'S BOYFRIENDS....THE (38) NUMBER....WHEN THIS WIDOW WAS ON DISPLAY THE PROMINENT FAMOUS PERSONALITIES FROM EVERY FIELD REJECTED HER ....BUT UNDER PRESSURE SOME PERSONALITIES (though didn't marry her but) KEPT RELATIONSHIP WITH HER.... AND IN TODAY'S DATE THIS WIDOW IS A REAL THREAT TO MRS. GAURI KHAN BECAUSE OF AbRam.... this child doesn't ressemble the widow .... BUT THE TRUTH CAN'T BE DENIED....WELL SRK IS WILLING TO ACCEPT THIS WIDOW AS HIS SON'S MOTHER BUT THIS WIDOW WANTS TOTAL REMOVAL OF GAURI KHAN.... AND IN AN ORDER TO TAKE REVENGE WITH SRK THIS WIDOW WILLINGLY SLEEPS WITH THE HUSBANDS OF OTHER LADIES....THIS WIDOW TAKES ADVANTAGE OF HER REACH TO THE BIG BOSSES OF OUR SOCIETY AND THUS THE PROMINENT FAMILIES MAY BE ASKED TO KEEP THE NAME OF THEIR NEW BORNS AS TAIMUR LUNG (because Mamta Lennon Kohlin made fun of this widow by calling her Mrs. Taimur after this widow's first husband lost his one leg) .. SHE HAS NUMBER of CLIENTS IN INDIA AND ABROAD....BUT THIS WIDOW AND HER CHARACTERLESS MOTHER ARE FOND OF OMAR ABDULLAH (Omar got closer to a T.V. anchor in an order to avoid this poisoness widow and her characterless mother).... INSTEAD OF SERVING THE OWNER OF THE HOUSE,THEY LIVE IN,THEY INSIST UPON ENJOYING OTHER RICH CLIENTS OF THIS WIDOW (whoes profession in public's eyes is of a TRAVEL AGENT)....ONLY GOD KNOWS THAT WHY DO PEOPLE COMPARE THIS WIDOW PROS. WITH OUR RAHUL GANDHI BHAIA , KAPIL , JUHI CHAWLA, RAJA BUNDELA ETC ETC....THE LATEST IS THAT THIS WIDOW RECENTLY DELIVERED A SIGERIAN BABY ( only God knows the actual father of this baby).... 

Contents

The Global Perspective
1
News Agencies in India
37
News Agency Values
72
Technology and Diversification
101
The Internet
134
Critical Issues Revisited
151
Profiles
176
Alliance Associations and Councils
254
Chronology
286
Select Bibliography
316
Index
320
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K. M. Shrivastava is a professor of news agency journalism at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication in New Delhi and a former visiting scholar at the University of Canberra. He is the author of several books, including Media Ethics from Veda to Gandhi and Beyond, Media Issues, and News Reporting and Editing.

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