New Delhi. On Friday, Union Minister of Information & Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar, relaunched the UGC-CARE listed research journals of Indian Institute of Mass Communication 'Communicator' and 'Sanchar Madhyam'. On this occasion, the Director-General of IIMC, Prof. Sanjay Dwivedi, was also present. Prof. (Dr.) Virender Kumar Bharti and Prof. (Dr.) Pramod Kumar, edit the 'Communicator' and the 'Sanchar Madhyam' respectively.
'Communicator' was started in 1965 and 'Sanchar Madhyam' in 1980. Both these research journals publish academic research and analysis on all sorts of topics related to communication, media and journalism.
Prof. Dwivedi said that both the journals also carry book reviews of the books on mass communication and journalism. Apart from this, the research papers related to the development of new technology also get space in both journals.
The Publications Division of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication publishes 'Communicator' four times a year and 'Sanchar Madhyam' twice a year. The forthcoming issues of both these journals have focused on hundred years of media education in India, and these issues will be in the market shortly.