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Reporters Without Borders report is charge sheet against Pakistan government: PML-N

Reporters Without Borders report is charge sheet against Pakistan government: PML-N

Amid constant suppression of freedom of expression in Pakistan, the country's main opposition party has claimed that the latest report by...Read More

'Journalism is not a crime': Israeli police condemned globally after video of Al Jazeera journalist's arrest goes viral

'Journalism is not a crime': Israeli police condemned globally after video of Al Jazeera journalist's arrest goes viral

Al Jazeera Arabic journalist Givara Budeiri was arrested by Israeli police while she was covering a demonstration in the occupied East Je...Read More

Death of press freedom in France?

Death of press freedom in France?

Thousands protest new security bill that makes it illegal to publish images of police officers with intent to cause them harm

No material in sealed cover, says Bombay HC; bats for press freedom

No material in sealed cover, says Bombay HC; bats for press freedom

The press exists for a reason and it has a purpose which is serves, the Bombay High Court recently said while hearing a bunch of petition...Read More

No country for press freedom? Goons thrash COVID-19 recovered journalist in Tripura for criticising Biplab Deb

No country for press freedom? Goons thrash COVID-19 recovered journalist in Tripura for criticising Biplab Deb

He had recently recovered from COVID-19 and made the video while admitted in a centre.

Move aside BJP IT Cell: Kerala journalists accuse CPI(M) 'sympathisers' of harassment, file police complaint

Move aside BJP IT Cell: Kerala journalists accuse CPI(M) 'sympathisers' of harassment, file police complaint

Three Kerala journalists have approached the state police to complain of harassment on social media by CPI(M) sympathisers, The News Minu...Read More

SC agrees to hear plea seeking restriction on press freedom, issues notice to Centre

SC agrees to hear plea seeking restriction on press freedom, issues notice to Centre

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a plea asking the Centre to regulate broadcast news channels.According to legal news website B...Read More

Press freedom? Mamata govt arrests journalist who exposed Amphan 'cut money' ring

Press freedom? Mamata govt arrests journalist who exposed Amphan 'cut money' ring

The West Bengal government has often portrayed itself as being an advocate for the freedom of the media. Even recently, on World Press Fr...Read More

Under the wily guise of press freedom

Under the wily guise of press freedom

A high profile TV anchor is allegedly misusing his celebrity status to browbeat and intimidate the Mumbai police which sets a dubious pre...Read More

Press freedom 'non-existent' under 'fascist' government: Bilawal Bhutto

Press freedom 'non-existent' under 'fascist' government: Bilawal Bhutto

"I heard last night that three TV channels -- Channel 24, AbTak and Capital TV -- had been pulled off-air without any notice or due proce...Read More

‘Modi’s troll army’ brings down India’s rank in World Press Freedom Index

‘Modi’s troll army’ brings down India’s rank in World Press Freedom Index

New Delhi: India dropped down to 138th rank, two points below the previous year, in the 2018 World Press Freedom Index released by global...Read More

Mumbai: Defending press freedom in age of social media

Mumbai: Defending press freedom in age of social media

Mumbai: Voicing concern over the safety and financial security of journalists in India, Justice CK Prasad, the chairman of Press Council ...Read More

SC Verdict: Press freedom and free speech curtailed?

SC Verdict: Press freedom and free speech curtailed?

THE fact that Section 499 contains 10 exceptions which allow criticism of public servants has escaped the notice of those who have critic...Read More

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Press freedom in decline says Reporters Without Borders

London: Advocacy group Reporters Without Borders in its latest annual report released on Wednesday has said that the World Press Freedom ...Read More

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Turkish reporters go on trial in press freedom case

Istanbul: Two Turkish journalists went on trial in Istanbul today facing possible life terms on hugely controversial espionage charges, w...Read More

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