Arpita Arya (NEWS INDIA 18), Brahm Prakash Dubey (ZEE NEWS) are best anchor, reporter

On Friday, our Media Monitoring Team found the Gujarat Congress drama to be the most covered story while Arpita Arya of News India 18 was the best anchor and Brahm Prakash Dubey of Zee News was the best reporter of the day. In terms of speed of breaking news, ABP News and Aaj Tak were the fastest.

Most Covered Story

Vaghela takes the news by storm

Senior Congress leader Shankarsinh Vaghela hinted at exiting the party while asserting that he would not join any other outfit, including the BJP. He made the announcement on his 77th birthday. “Will not follow any suicidal routes taken by Congress,” said Vaghela. He also alleged that partymen had hatched a plot to remove him from the party.

Best Anchor

Vaghela takes the news by storm

Arya presented a news segment on the semi-final clash in the ICC Women’s World Cup where India beat Australia by 36 runs to enter the final. India will meet England in the final at Lord’s. India’s total of 281 was accelerated by Harmanpreet Kaur’s brilliant 171*. Chasing the record target, Australia choked in the middle and surrendered at 245. The anchor was lively and engaging while presenting the news.

Best Reporter

Vaghela takes the news by storm

Dubey reported on the Supreme Court decision to take up for early hearing the Ram Temple-Babri Masjid site case. Subramanian Swamy has filed a petition seeking permission to build the temple at the Ram Janmabhoomi site in Ayodhya, reported Dubey as a backgrounder. He also mentioned that the SC at its previous meeting had refused an early hearing of the Ayodhya case. However, the SC has now expressed its readiness to settle the issue as early as possible. The reporter was calm ad easygoing.

Breaking News

ICC Women’s World Cup 2017: India beat Australia by 36 runs to set up title clash with England, Harmanpreet Kaur bags Player of the Match award for her brilliant 171*

ABP NEWS NEWS INDIA
8:10 AM 8:22 AM

Shankarsinh Vaghela set to quit Congress; Bapu will not retire, says Mahendra Vaghela

APN NEWS 18 ABP NEWS AAJ TAK INDIA TV
10:17 9:28 9:07 9:24 10:15

Will decide on early hearing in Ayodhya case, says SC

AAJ TAK ABP NEWS
11:08 11:18

Reliance Industries’ market cap soared to Rs 5 lakh crore in last 40 years, Jio phone launched at Rs 500, unlimited internet, voice calls

NEWS NATION AAJ TAK NEWS 18 ABP NEWS
11:19 11:17 11:18 11:55

Modi’s govt policies have burned down J&K, says Rahul Gandhi, Kashmir is India and India is Kashmir, he adds

AAJ TAK ZEE NEWS
11:42 11:46

Should approach third parties, says Farooq Abdullah, Nirmal Singh condemns his statement

ZEE NEWS ABP NEWS AAJ TAK NEWS NATION INDIA TV
1:07 12:16 12:38 12:40 1:05

Can expect a verdict by Diwali: Subramanian Swamy on Ayodhya case

ABP NEWS ZEE NEWS
1:17 1:20

Big blow to Congress ahead of Gujarat assembly elections as Shankarsinh Vaghela hints at exit; Vaghela met with Praful Patel yesterday

INDIA TV AAJ TAK NEWS NATION APN ZEE NEWS
2:00 2:10 2:10 2:05 2:15

Senior Congress leader Ambika Soni resigns from party posts, cites health reasons for resignation

AAJ TAK NEWS INDIA 18 ABP NEWS ZEE NEWS
2:30 2:33 2:40 3:30

Have relieved myself from all posts of Congress, not joining any party, says Shankarsinh Vaghela

ABP NEWS AAJ TAK ZEE NEWS INDIA TV NEWS 18 NEWS NATION
3:34 3:36 3:37 3:38 3:45 3:53