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Air India issues gag order on employees, warns of 'action' for interaction with media sans CMD's prior approval
Business

Air India issues gag order on employees, warns of 'action' for interaction with media sans CMD's prior approval

The communication also comes against the backdrop of instances where representatives of some Air India unions publicly criticised efforts to privatise the loss-making airline.

Jet Airways issues gag order over 20,000 employees, cautions talking to media will affect bidding process
Business

Jet Airways issues gag order over 20,000 employees, cautions talking to media will affect bidding process

The grounding of India's oldest private airline company sent shock waves among its 20,000-odd employees, of whom Jet Airways owes over three months salaries to 15 percent of the staff.

Jammu and Kashmir: Oppn attacks govt over diktat barring employees from airing political views on social media
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Oppn attacks govt over diktat barring employees from airing political views on social media

National Conference said the Jammu and Kashmir government's gag order on use of social media was aimed at defaming and vilifying lakhs of state employees

Amid growing anger in Kashmir, PDP-BJP govt releases 'draconian' social media gag-order for its employees
India

Amid growing anger in Kashmir, PDP-BJP govt releases 'draconian' social media gag-order for its employees

In a bizarre order issued by the Kashmir government, new 'guidelines' have been made into law specifying how state employees must behave on social media.

Civil rights body PUCL to move Rajasthan HC against state govt's ordinance shielding judges, ministers
India

Civil rights body PUCL to move Rajasthan HC against state govt's ordinance shielding judges, ministers

PUCL condemned the Rajasthan government's ordinance protecting judges and bureaucrats from probe without its prior sanction and has demanded that it be repealed.

Another gag order? Home Min bars journalists from meeting officials other than spokesperson
India

Another gag order? Home Min bars journalists from meeting officials other than spokesperson

The Union Home Ministry today barred journalists from meeting senior officials other than the spokesperson and came out with a set of guidelines on dissemination of information to the media.

Defying Cong gag order Manish Tewari, Rashid Alvi say they will express their views
Politics

Defying Cong gag order Manish Tewari, Rashid Alvi say they will express their views

Unfazed by the party's gag order, defiant senior Congress leaders Manish Tewari and senior leader Rashid Alvi today said they would continue to express their viewpoints even while maintaining that it's time to fight communalism and "not fight and humiliate" each other.

SC lifts curbs on publishing Amar's tape contents
Politics

SC lifts curbs on publishing Amar's tape contents

Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh has received a legal setback. The media is now free of all restrictions to report contents of his taped conversations with top politicians and Bollywood biggies.