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Jun 14, 2019
Prashant Kanojia is a straight-shooter who questions people in power, say colleagues; journo's wife claims tweet was a jokeKanojia's advocate is said to have advised him to return to Delhi immediately and not to speak to the media in Lucknow. "Prashant raises questions on the government and I think this is not being liked by the people in power," said Jagisha.
Jun 12, 2019
UP Police slaps forgery case against Nation Live scribe Anuj Shukla; 'picked up mysteriously' after story on Adityanath, claims channel headOne of journalist Anuj Shukla's friend argued that if the woman had said something objectionable about the chief minister, it is she who should have been arrested.
May 24, 2019
Julian Assange being charged under Espionage Act puts a question mark on freedom of the pressACLU has said this indictment establishes "a dangerous precedent that can be used to target all news organisations that hold the government accountable."
Apr 05, 2019
Rana Ayyub on global list of journalists under threat: Abuse of those pursuing truth must be stemmed with govt actionIt is not surprising that the award-winning journalist and author of Gujarat Files Rana Ayyub finds herself on a global list of 10 journalists threatened for pursuing the truth; the list has been released by Time magazine and One Free Press Coalition. The list underscores the need to take a hard look at the violence meted out to journalists in any form for doing their job, and is as much a reflection of the governments in question as it is of their failure to implement the law of the land.
Aug 15, 2018
On India's 72nd Independence Day, George Orwell's essay on freedom of the press makes for a timely read"If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear," George Orwell wrote in his essay highlighting the importance of upholding freedom of the press
Aug 15, 2018
The Freedom of the PressFirst published in 1972, George Orwell's proposed preface to Animal Farm makes a compelling — and timeless — argument for upholding the freedom of the press
Jan 07, 2018
Aadhaar data breach: Press bodies condemn UIDAI's FIR against The Tribune, its reporter Rachna KhairaVarious press bodies including the Press Club of India, the Editors Guild, Indian Women's Press Corps, Press Association and the Mumbai Press Club condemned the lodging of FIR against The Tribune reporter who exposed the vulnerability of the Aadhaar data
Jul 05, 2017
Facebook challenges US court order barring it from notifying users about investigations into their dataFacebook has received support from Microsoft, Google, Apple, Snap, Dropbox and Twitter.
Jun 28, 2017
Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press movie review - Netflix docu is wake-up call for journalismThese are scary times, especially for journalism. The arrival of Nobody Speak: The Trial of the Free Press on Netflix therefore is incredibly significant.