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Jul 24, 2017
Former EPW editor Paranjoy Guha Thakurta says free speech faces 'real danger' in IndiaThakurta said the magazine had received a notice from the Adani group that sought an unconditional withdrawal of the two "defamatory and harmful" articles co-authored by him.
Jul 24, 2017
NDTV: Media has erred, charges of money laundering against channel are false; I-T Dept distorting ITAT verdictOn Sunday, NDTV accused some media outlets of misreporting a recent Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) order which upheld a tax demand raised on $150 million investment by a US television network in NDTV in 2008.
Jul 20, 2017
EPW publisher distances magazine from ex-editor Paranjoy Guha Thakurta over Adani lawsuitFormer editor Paranjoy Guha Thakurta took the step while keeping the office-bearers of the trust in the dark, Sameeksha Trust said in a statement.
Jun 28, 2017
Two Kannada scribes approach Karnataka HC after state Assembly sentenced them to jail over 'defamation'Two editors of Kannada tabloids have approached the Karnataka High Court challenging the state Assembly resolution sentencing them to a one-year jail term for their alleged "defamatory" articles against legislators.
Jun 26, 2017
South Sudan censors press by blanking out articles, restricts reporters in civil warAs South Sudan's civil war creates widespread allegations of sexual and ethnic violence, the government is clamping down on the news media, journalists charge.
Jun 25, 2017
Editors Guild condemns Karnataka Assembly for sentencing journalists to prison for writing 'defamatory' articlesTwo journalists were recently sentenced to a year in jail and a fine of Rs 10,000 each by the Assembly.
Jun 23, 2017
Social Progress Index: India's quality of life improves, but scores low on communication, environmentAffordable housing in India is now accessible to 67 percent of the population as opposed to 42 percent in 2014
Jun 13, 2017
Hamid Ansari says Indian society needs a free press: Read full text of vice-president's speechAnsari said in Bengaluru that the country's constitutional framework allows state intervention to ensure smooth working of the press and the society.
Jun 09, 2017
CBI raids: Journalists protest against 'Emergency-like situation' in New DelhiSeveral senior journalists on Friday came together to protest against an "Emergency-like situation" which they alleged was due to "attempts to muzzle the voices" of media with NDTV founder Prannoy Roy demanding that issues involving his channel be resolved in time-bound manner.
Jun 08, 2017
NDTV raids: Using journalists to bat for promoters defies media integrity, compromises channel's imageThe NDTV has so far been seen to be in the media race for the “long haul”. But, by protesting too much and too early they are showing signs of being jittery and nervous.