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NDTV India ban: Electronic media urgently needs a watchdog to preserve its freedom

Updated : Nov 04, 2016

By : Ajay Kumar

Category : India

NDTV India ban: Electronic media urgently needs a watchdog to preserve its freedom

If NDTV were a newspaper that had allegedly breached any standard of journalistic ethics then the government would actually have no power to go after NDTV at all. #InMyOpinion #National Security #Press Council of India #media watchdog #Free Press #NDTV India #Press Council Act #Cable TV Networks (Regulation) Act #Cartoon Rank #Office of Communications #journalistic ethics #Working Journalists Act
Justice Markandey Katju issued notice by Allahabad court over 'objectionable' beef-related comments

Updated : Oct 19, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Justice Markandey Katju issued notice by Allahabad court over 'objectionable' beef-related comments

A court here has issued notice to retired Supreme Court judge Justice Markandey Katju on a petition accusing him of having made "objectionable" remarks with regard to consumption of beef in his blog posts. #India #Maharashtra #Press Council of India #Markandey Katju #Allahabad #Dadri #Shuchi Srivastava
Newspaper editors strongly condemn the 'undeclared censorship' in Kashmir

Updated : Jul 21, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Newspaper editors strongly condemn the 'undeclared censorship' in Kashmir

A top body of newspaper editors have strongly condemned the "undeclared censorship" on newspapers in Kashmir Valley, calling it a direct attack on freedom of press. #NewsTracker #Censorship #Mehbooba Mufti #Press Council of India #Editors Guild of India #BJP-PDP alliance #All India Newspaper Editors' Conference #Burhan Wani #Chandramauli Kumar Prasad
Killing of 2 journalists sparks row over scribe safety: PCI urges govt to enact protective law

Updated : May 14, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Politics

Killing of 2 journalists sparks row over scribe safety: PCI urges govt to enact protective law

Strongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand in the past couple of days, the Press Council of India (PCI) has demanded that a special law be enacted to ensure safety of scribes and cases of attacks on them be tried by fast-track courts. #Uttar Pradesh #NewsTracker #journalist #bIhar #Jharkhand #Press Council of India #PCI
Be ready for criticism, SC tells Katju over Parliament condemning him for Gandhi, Bose remarks

Updated : Aug 04, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

Be ready for criticism, SC tells Katju over Parliament condemning him for Gandhi, Bose remarks

SC said that the condemnation of Justice (retd.)Markandey Katju by Parliament for describing Mahatma Gandhi as a British agent and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose as a Japanese agent did not prima facie violate his right to free speech. #Gandhi #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Press Council of India #Justice Katju #Subhash Chandra Bose
Press Council Condemns journalist's murder, demands SIT probe

Updated : Jun 10, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

Press Council Condemns journalist's murder, demands SIT probe

Strongly 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. #Uttar Pradesh #India #NewsTracker #Press Council of India #PCI #Freedom of Press #SIT probe #C K Prasad #Shahjehanpur #Journalist murdered
Media needs to combat all social evils: Markandey Katju

Updated : Aug 18, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

Media needs to combat all social evils: Markandey Katju

Press Council of India (PCI) Chairman Justice (retd) Markandey Katju today said that the country had been passing through a very painful and agonising phase and exhorted the media to take leadership to combat feudal mindset and superstition in the society. #Media #TheySaidIt #Press Council of India #Markandey Katju #Katju #social evils
Shiv Sena defends 'Saamana' edit on IPS officer accused of rape

Updated : Aug 04, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : Politics

Shiv Sena defends 'Saamana' edit on IPS officer accused of rape

The Shiv Sena on Monday defended the controversial editorial in its mouthpiece 'Saamana' about rape accused IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, saying the party was being defamed without understanding its stance on the issue. #Narendra Modi #Mumbai #Shiv Sena #Press Council of India #Amit Shah #Saamana #Sunil Paraskar
PMO not keen to allow Katju an extension as PCI chief

Updated : Jul 26, 2014

By : FP Politics

Category : India

PMO not keen to allow Katju an extension as PCI chief

Katju recently came to limelight recently after he revealed how an allegedly corrupt judge got elevated at the Madras High Court in 2005. #ThisisNext #Madras High Court #Prime Minister's Office #Press Council of India #Justice Markandey Katju