Skip to contentSkip to navigation

SAFMA meeting starts in Mumbai on Saturday

The Bollywood city Mumbai will host the next SAFMA (South Asia Free Media Association) meeting on Saturday (December 5). Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan will inaugurate the meet, where the journalists from various south Asian countries will participate and express their views on various media related issues. The key note address of the first session will be delivered by Ravi Shankar Prasad, former central IB minister and the discussion will witness the participation of veteran journalists P. Sainath (The Hindu), Vinod Sharma (Hindustan Times), Kumar Ketkar (Loksatta) with others.


The minister of State for external affairs, Shashi Tharoor will deliver the key note address of the panel discussion with the theme of ‘Impact of new technology on Media’, where the senior journalist Sreekant Khandekar, Imtiaz Alam and film maker Madhur Bhandarkar will participate as speakers. The concluding remarks will be offered by K K Katiyal, president of SAFMA India.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to editor@assamtimes.org

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Seminlen Doungel

Manipur footballer shining in ISL

14 Nov 2014 - 8:59pm | Anamika Dutta
Seminlen Doungel is shining in the field of Indian football. Courtesy Indian Supper League. Born on 3 January 1994, Doungel is a footballer who plays for North East United in the Indian Super League...

Surrendered NDFB cadres meet concludes

7 Nov 2016 - 7:29pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
The 3rd annual convention of the All Surrender NDFB welfare association was concluded with two-day long programme scheduled at Bodofa Cultural Complex in Kokrajhar on Monday. The All Surrender NDFB...

Seminar on agar plantation processing

24 Sep 2010 - 4:25am | DigantaTalukdar
Plantation of Agar wood, the extraction of oil and its commercial value in the world market was widely discussed at the seminar on Agar Wood plantation...