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Nov 24, 2017
Tripura journalist killed: Slain scribe's phone recovered from arrested TSR commandant; PCI takes suo motu cognisanceThe mobile phone of slain journalist Sudip Datta Bhowmik has been recovered from the possession of arrested TSR commandant Tapan Debbarma, police said
Nov 23, 2017
Tripura journalist killing: Eleven injured in bandh clashes; newspapers condemn death with blank editorialsClashes broke out in the bandh called on Thursday by Opposition BJP and Congress in Tripura in protest against the killing of a journalist inside the battalion headquarters of Tripura State Rifles (TSR) injuring 11 workers of rival parties, police said.
Nov 23, 2017
Press Council of India asks for report from Tripura govt over journalist Sudip Datta Bhowmik's killingThe Press Council of India asked for a report from the Tripura government on the killing of a 48-year-old journalist Sudip Datta Bhowmik allegedly by a constable of the Tripura State Rifle
Nov 07, 2017
Press Council seeks report from Tamil Nadu government over cartoonist G Bala’s arrestPCI has asked for a report from Tamil Nadu government on the arrest of a freelance cartoonist G Bala for allegedly depicting Palaniswamy in an obscene manner
Mar 30, 2017
Astrologers' prediction for election results can't be used to bypass ban on exit polls: ECThe prediction of election results by astrologers and tarot readers in the period when there is a ban on broadcasting exit polls is a violation of law, the Election Commission has ruled on Thursday.
Nov 04, 2016
NDTV India ban: Electronic media urgently needs a watchdog to preserve its freedomIf 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.
Oct 19, 2016
Justice Markandey Katju issued notice by Allahabad court over 'objectionable' beef-related commentsA 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.
Jul 21, 2016
Newspaper editors strongly condemn the 'undeclared censorship' in KashmirA 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.
May 14, 2016
Killing of 2 journalists sparks row over scribe safety: PCI urges govt to enact protective lawStrongly 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.
Aug 04, 2015
Be ready for criticism, SC tells Katju over Parliament condemning him for Gandhi, Bose remarksSC 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.