SRINAGAR — The Kashmir Pulse, a prominent news portal operating from the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, has officially become a member of the Working Journalist Media Council (WJMC). A membership certificate, bearing Reference No. WJMC/7489-141, was issued to The Kashmir Pulse on June 26 by WJMC, confirming its new membership status.
WJMC is a national association of online news portals committed to safeguarding and promoting the freedom of online journalism. With the primary objective of elevating the quality of news content, WJMC works towards enhancing the standards of online journalism in India.
As a self-regulatory body for online news publishers, WJMC is registered by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) under the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules, 2021. It ensures adherence to the Code of Ethics and addresses grievances that remain unresolved by the news publisher after a 15-day period. WJMC is also registered under the Society Registration Act 21, 1860.
The Kashmir Pulse, known for its bold journalism, authentic insights, and amplification of unheard voices, shares a common vision with WJMC in promoting responsible and ethical journalism in the digital realm. Operating since its launch in 2014, The Kashmir Pulse aims to provide its readers with credible and authentic news, focusing on uncovering the untold stories of Kashmir.
Notably, The Kashmir Pulse collaborates with Newstex, a prominent content syndication company based in the United States. This partnership enables news stories published on kashmirpulse.com to reach research organizations worldwide, expanding the portal’s global outreach.
In recognition of its commitment to journalistic excellence, The Kashmir Pulse is registered with the Government of India’s Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises as a web portal under Information Service Activities.
The Kashmir Pulse looks forward to a fruitful partnership with WJMC and continues its mission to provide readers with reliable news, blending technology with professional journalism. The portal remains devoted to building enduring relationships with its readers while uncovering the truth and resonating with every word.