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Aakar Patel | A benign mask for whole world; fangs bared to citizens at home

India’s government does not want to be recognised abroad for what it is — a majoritarian, authoritarian State

19 Jul 2022 12:07 AM

Amnesty International seeks end to curbs on J&K politicians, journalists

Human Rights Watch said that Indian government continues to impose “harsh and discriminatory restrictions” on Muslim-majority areas

06 Aug 2020 11:21 AM

In fight for press freedom, Australian newspapers redact front pages to expose govt

PM Morrison said his government would 'always believe in freedom of press', but also insisted that journalists were not above law.

21 Oct 2019 9:41 AM

Bangladesh newspaper editors protest 'anti-press' digital security law

President Abdul Hamid had approved the Digital Security Act on October 8 amidst widespread protests by journalists and rights group.

16 Oct 2018 1:53 PM

Financial Times journalist given seven days to leave Hong Kong

British citizens are usually allowed into Hong Kong without a visa and are permitted to stay for 180 days under immigration rules.

08 Oct 2018 2:42 PM


No mechanism to enforce legal provisions on reporting of sex abuse cases: SC

SC asked media not to interview victims and said news of events may be broadcast by media keeping in mind the interest of the victims.

20 Sep 2018 8:00 PM

Media runs 'parallel trials' in sub-judice matters, SC told

'It is one thing to report court proceeding. It is another thing to run a parallel trial,' senior advocate Indira Jaising said.

06 Sep 2018 10:01 AM

Over 300 US newspapers to run editorials rebuking Trump’s attacks on media

The Boston Globe editorial board, in a piece posted online on Wednesday, accused Trump of carrying out a 'sustained assault on free press.'

16 Aug 2018 10:53 AM

UP: 2 police officers accused of 'harassing' journalist in Mathura

A sub-inspector has been suspended and a probe has been ordered against an SHO for harassing journalist Nirmal Rajput on Monday.

11 Oct 2017 11:37 AM