Freedom of press
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May 23, 2017
Turkish magazine editors sentenced to 22 years, six months for provoking rebellion against governmentAfter the crackdown on the freedom of press courtesy a failed coup in 2016, an Istanbul court sentenced two magazine chiefs to 22 years and six months in prison for fomenting an armed rebellion against the government, media reports said on Monday.
Apr 06, 2017
Woman scribe critical after attack by unidentified assailants in New Delhi parkNew Delhi-based freelance journalist Aparna Kalra is battling for life after being attacked by unidentified assailants on Wednesday night
Feb 26, 2017
Beyond retaliation, Donald Trump's media ban a clever strategy to discredit adversarial pressWhen Donald Trump left out the news organisation that usually take on an adversarial role, he set a dangerous precedent.
Jun 10, 2015
Press Council Condemns journalist's murder, demands SIT probeStrongly condemning the murder of a journalist who was allegedly burnt alive at Shahjehanpur in Uttar Pradesh, Press Council of India Chairman C K Prasad on Wednesday said it was an attack on freedom of press and demanded an SIT probe into the incident.
Apr 17, 2015
Veteran Chinese scribe Gao Yu sentenced to 7 years for leaking Communist Party papersA court in Beijing on Friday sentenced veteran Chinese journalist Gao Yu to seven years in prison for leaking a top Communist Party document that outlined the leadership's resolve to aggressively curb civil society and press freedom.
Jan 08, 2015
Paris attack: Why provoke, asks Kiran Bedi after gunmen attack Charlie Hebdo, kill 12While the entire world and social media were busy condemning the attack, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi tweeted backing the gunmen who shot at Charlie Hebdo.
Dec 04, 2014
Iran extends Washington Post bureau chief's detentionThe Post said that Ali Rezaian, Jason Rezaian’s brother, said in an interview "there seems to be a disconnect" between elements of the Iranian government.
Oct 06, 2014
Iran: Wife of Washington Post reporter freed, husband still detainedThe two were detained along with two other journalists on July 22. The two other reporters were later freed.
Aug 08, 2014
Govt rules out interference in media, but wants 'self mechanisms' improvedCommitting to safeguard the freedom of press, Government today ruled out any interference in media but wanted "self mechanisms" to be improved to maintain accountability and responsibility of the fourth pillar of democracy.
Aug 06, 2014
No new details on detained Washington Post reporter, says Iran officialRezaian, his wife, Yeganeh Salehi and two photojournalists were detained 22 July in Iran's capital, Tehran.