Int’l Agencies boycott test

  • PTI, Paris/Darmstadt
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  • Updated: Nov 16, 2012 02:27 IST

The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) and the World Editors Forum have joined the protest against Indian cricket authorities, who have locked out reputable photographic news agencies from the India-England cricket series that began today.

The BCCI has barred international photo agencies, including Getty Images, Action Images and two Indian photo agencies. The decision to refuse accreditation led to a decision by agencies to suspend reports as well as pictures.

 

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