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DM Foundation announces Aster Media Award for International – GCC category winners

Sajila Saseendran and Anand Raj jointly win AED.50, 000 for their contribution to social impact journalism Dubai, UAE, May 10th :  Sajila Saseendran, Senior Reporter at Khaleej Times and Mr. Anand Raj, O.K. Features Editor at Gulf News, Dubai, UAE, have been declared joint winners in the International category of the Aster Media Awards instituted by the DM Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Aster DM Healthcare, a leading private  healthcare service providers in the GCC & India. Rewarded for socially […]

DM Foundation Announces Winner of Aster Media Awards 2016- Regional Kerala 

Kochi, May 2: A hard-hitting news story about extreme poverty among Wayanad’s tribal communities has won journalist Sinoj Thomas the inaugural Aster Media Award for socially impactful reporting in Malayalam.The award, instituted by healthcare charity DM Foundation, carries a cash prize of Rs 5 lakh and recognizes journalists whose works help shape public awareness and drive action on socially relevant issues. Mr. Thomas, a reporter with Manorama News television channel, was honoured for his story about a young tribal widow […]

DM Foundation Announces National Level Winners of First Aster Media Awards

HT’s Manoj Sharma and Business Today’s Sarika Malhotra share Rs 10 lakh cash prize Dubai, 30th April 2016: Two journalists have shared the inaugural Aster Media Awards India for their news reports that have had a significant impact in shaping public awareness and driving action on socially relevant issues. Manoj Sharma, Assistant Editor, Hindustan times (HT); and Sarika Malhotra, Senior Assistant Editor, Business today, are joint winners of the Rs 10 lakh cash award, one of the biggest prizes in […]