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Aug 17, 2017
Turkey arrests nine more journalists for links to Fethullah GulenA Istanbul court has placed under arrest nine journalists on suspicion of links to the alleged mastermind of the failed 2016 coup.
Aug 03, 2017
EPW magazine staff write to trustees over 'editorial functioning', Paranjoy Guha Thakurta's stint as editorThe staff of Economic and Political Weekly (EPW) have reportedly written to the trust that manages the magazine, enquiring why an article had been deleted from their website and raising questions about the behaviour of their former editor Paranjoy Guha Thakurta.
Jul 27, 2017
ED initiates money laundering probe against NDTV, channel calls it 'intimidation of epic proportions'The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has begun a money laundering investigation against TV channel NDTV in connection with some foreign funds received by it in the past.
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