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Jan 20, 2018
Narendra Modi’s biggest achievement is advancing democratic model in India when it is retreating globallyNarendra Modi remains the only mass leader in India with a vision, and a willingness to implement that vision to transform an enormous and complex nation.
Dec 25, 2017
China has shut down 13,000 websites since 2015, says Xinhua; Google, Facebook, Twitter and NYT among those blockedChina has shut down or revoked the licenses of 13,000 websites since 2015 for violating the country's internet rules, state media reported
Nov 14, 2017
World internet freedom declines: Trolls, bots, emerge as techniques used by govts to inflate support on social media, says reportGovernments around the world have drastically increased their attempts to manipulate information being shared on social media networks
Nov 13, 2017
North Korean soldier shot while trying to defect, says South KoreaNorth Korean soldier was shot and injured by his own side Monday while defecting to South Korea at the border truce village of Panmunjom
Apr 29, 2017
US' press freedom worst in over a decade, Trump's disparagement of media contributed to it, claims reportPress freedom in the US and across the world is at its lowest point in 13 years, according to a new report by the watchdog group Freedom House.
Oct 29, 2015
Global internet surveillance, censorship on rise: ReportGovernments around the world are expanding censorship and surveillance of the Internet as overall online freedom declined for the fifth consecutive year, according to a report from a group that tracks democracy and human rights.
Dec 05, 2014
Still 'partly free', but India sees biggest improvement in Internet freedom globallyIndia, with a cumulative score of 42, showed an improvement over last year's score of 47 (higher score indicates lower freedom). India figures in the "partly free" category.