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ninjs - News in JSON

ninjs is's standard for describing news content in JSON format.

The ninjs JSON Schema is available in this repository and at

More extensive documentation, created from the source files in the documentation folder in this repository, can be found at


The examples folder contains example files, including some supplied by Business Wire. Examples show how NewsML 1.2 files convert to their equivalents in ninjs.

Unit tests

To run unit tests in the validation/test_suite folder against each of the ninjs 1.0, 1.1 and 1.2 schemas, run the following tool in a command/terminal window:

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