Akshay Bagle (ABP News), Ashok Singhal (Aaj Tak) are best anchor, reporter

On Wednesday, our Media Monitoring Team found the high-level meeting chaired by Rajnath Singh to review the security situation following the Amarnath Yatra attack to be the most covered story while Akshay Bagle of ABP News was the best anchor and Ashok Singhal of Aaj Tak was the best reporter of the day. In terms of speed of breaking news, ABP News and Aaj Tak were the fastest.

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Home Minister Rajnath Singh called a high-level meeting to review the situation in J&K following the terrorist attack on Amarnath Yatra pilgrims. A high-level central team led by Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir will also visit the Kashmir Valley to assess the security situation of the pilgrimage to the high-altitude cave shrine. Director General of CRPF RR Bhatnagar has also reached Srinagar to review the deployment of central forces along the pilgrimage route. In the wake of the killing of the Amarnath pilgrims, security has been beefed up and no bus will be allowed to travel after 5 pm in and around South Kashmir.

Best AnchorBEST ANCHOR OF THE DAY 12.07.17

Akshay Bagle of ABP News presented a news segment on mob vandalism in Noida’s Mahagun housing society after it was alleged that one of the residents had assaulted a domestic help and held her captive for two days. Bagle fed the information to the viewer without hesitation in a flawless presentation, using clear and simple language.

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Ashok Singhal of Aaj Tak presented a report on Lalu Prasad Yadav’s comment in reaction to calls for his son and Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav’s resignation following the CBI’s filing of a corruption case. “Tejashwi has been chosen by the people of Bihar and there is no question of him resigning because of a false and foisted case,” Lalu said. The reporter presented a compact report in an easily understandable way.

Breaking News

3 Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in an encounter with security forces in Kashmir’s Budgam. Internet services suspended in Kashmir following the cordon off and search operation launched by security forces

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9:47 AM 8:59 AM 8:34 AM 9:29 AM

Thane police arrest Prashant Nulkar, the mastermind in the petrol pump scam in which fuel dispensing units were fitted with chips

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8:51 AM 9:39 AM

Shahjahan Velluva, a native of Kannur in Kerala and suspected to be an ISIS operative, arrested by Delhi police from IGI airport

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9:44 AM 9:04 AM

Mayhem in Noida’s Mahagun society; mob vandalises the premises after maid allegedly beaten up by employers

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11:02 AM 10:22 AM 10:32 AM 9:56 AM

Muslim man thrashed by Bajrang Dal activists after he refuses to raise ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ slogan during a protest against the attack on Amarnath pilgrims

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10:19 AM 10:18 AM

Union Minister Jitendra Singh hails security forces and appreciates the widespread condemnation by civil society of the attack on Amarnath pilgrims

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10:38 AM 10:37 AM 10:36 AM 10:35 AM 10:37 AM 10:37 AM 10:36 AM 10:39 AM 10:45 AM

Won’t compromise with corruption, says JD (U); Tejashwi will not quit: RJD

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11:32 AM 11:46 AM 12:04 PM 12:03 PM

CBI raids 16 locations in Ranchi, 14 in Kolkata; case registered against three officials of the IT department

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11:40 AM 12:15 PM 12:59 PM

MHA issues new guidelines for Amarnath yatra pilgrims

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12:38 PM 1:00PM

Tejashwi Yadav lashes out at BJP, says Modi and Amit Shah scared of him, it’s all political vendetta created by BJP

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Mohan Bhagwat releases book on Narendra Modi authored by Bindeshwar Pathak

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1:06 PM 1:10 PM 1:15 PM 1:15 PM 1:19 PM

Heavy rainfall alert in Odisha and Arunachal Pradesh

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1:30 PM 1:32PM

“As much as someone might try, they cannot kill Kashmiriyat,” says J&K CM Mehbooba

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2:06 PM 2:07 PM

2 jawans killed in Pakistani firing from across LoC in Kashmir’s Kupwara

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4:29 PM 4:30 PM 4:32 PM

CM Yogi Adityanath orders no red carpet welcome on his visit to other parts of UP

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