• Active Listener- Extroverted- Bold- On your toes- Do your homework- Be prepared- Current Affairs and GK- Be good with equipment- Be sensitive - Quick thinking - Be comfy w irregular timings


  • Gather news- Engage in good faith - Report events - Attend Press conferences
  • Investigate - Watchdog; fourth pillar
  • Maintain professional secrecy
  • Attribution and protection of sources (esp off record stuff)
  • Follow press laws and code of conduct
  • Right to publish news without restrictions
  • Rules of conduct and principles of morality- Constitution