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Dec 27, 2016
Egypt prepares to clamp down press freedem, sets up govt-picked council to oversee mediaThe council would guarantee the right of citizens "to enjoy a free and honest media" but also to ensures that the media complies with "national security" requirements
Dec 10, 2016
Human Rights Day: India lost 40 journalists since 1992 on line of dutyBetween 1992 and 2016, 40 journalists were killed (with motives confirmed) for performing their job. On Human Rights Day, we take a look at how did Indian states fare in press freedom.
Nov 23, 2016
Indian among four international journalists honoured with Press Freedom AwardsThe Committee to Protect Journalists honored journalists from India, El Salvador, Turkey and Egypt with International Press Freedom Awards for their commitment to free press.
Nov 07, 2016
NDTV India ban: I&B ministry's rejection of channel's defence arguments leads to suspicionsThe ministry took objection to NDTV India's description of Yakub's hanging as "unfortunate" in a telecast on 30 July, 2015. This channel was also "warned".
Nov 07, 2016
NDTV India ban: Press freedom in India is still better than in China, Bangladesh and TurkeyWhile the NDTV India ban is certainly scary, the situation in a country can only be properly judged once it is compared to other countries.
Oct 27, 2016
Free media strength of democracy, but self-regulation important: Venkaiah NaiduNaidu said that while there are concerns about the unregulated content on social media, he emphasised that regulation was unlikely to bring any positive results.
Oct 14, 2016
Cyril Almeida will be allowed to travel freely after probe is finished: PakistanPakistan said that the travel restrictions on journalist Cyril Almeida will be lifted once the probe into the placement of his name on the ECT is completed.
Sep 27, 2016
Journalist's exile shows concern over Nepal's press freedomA prominent local journalist who helped organise a gathering in Nepal of investigative reporters from throughout Asia was notably absent from the event, exiled to avoid possible arrest.
Jul 14, 2016
Rayalaseema's royal war: Will Chandrababu Naidu wipe out YSR's legacy by ruining Jagan Reddy?An uneven but pitched, dirty war is being fought between Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and Leader of Opposition YS Jaganmohan Reddy and the stakes are sky high.
Jun 15, 2016
WHCA slams Donald Trump for banning Washigton Post from his campaigns"Any nominee for the highest office in the country must respect the role of a free and adversarial press, not disown the principles of the First Amendment."