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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.
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.
Jan 31, 2015
Katju's advice to BJP: Make Shazia Ilmi CM candidate, she's more beautiful than Kiran BediJustice Markandey Katju has said that BJP should have made Shazia Ilmi their CM candidate because she is more beautiful than Kiran Bedi.
Dec 15, 2014
Katju calls for re-evaluation of higher education in IndiaFormer Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju bemoaned about the abysmally low quality of research work carried out by most Indian universities.
Nov 18, 2014
Justice Katju condemns assault on media persons in Hisar, seeks probePress Council of India (PCI) chairperson Justice Markandey Katju on Tuesday condemned the alleged police action against media persons in Hisar.