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WhatsApp Hack: Government expresses concern over not disclosing the incident earlier
News & Analysis

WhatsApp Hack: Government expresses concern over not disclosing the incident earlier

WhatsApp has drawn flak from the Indian government on the platform being misused for spreading misinformation.

Centre seeks detailed response from Whatsapp over security breach by 4 November, says 'committed to protecting privacy of citizens'
India

Centre seeks detailed response from Whatsapp over security breach by 4 November, says 'committed to protecting privacy of citizens'

The IT ministry on Thursday sought a detailed response from WhatsApp on the issue of an Israeli spyware that was allegedly used to target Indian journalists and human rights activists through its platform. WhatsApp has been asked to submit its reply by 4 November.

WhatsApp reportedly confirms that Israeli spyware was being used to track Indian journalists
News & Analysis

WhatsApp reportedly confirms that Israeli spyware was being used to track Indian journalists

WhatsApp first found a cyberattack involving a vulnerability in their video-calling feature back in May.

Centre freezes advertisements to the Times Group, ABP Group and The Hindu, says Reuters report
India

Centre freezes advertisements to the Times Group, ABP Group and The Hindu, says Reuters report

Critics have said that freedom of the press has been under attack since Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government first took office in 2014 and journalists have complained of intimidation for writing critical stories.

India drops two places to 140th in World Press Freedom Index, cites 'attacks' against journalists by BJP supporters
World

India drops two places to 140th in World Press Freedom Index, cites 'attacks' against journalists by BJP supporters

In reference to India, the index found an alarming rate of coordinated hate campaigns waged on social networks against journalists who dare to speak or write about subjects that annoy Hindutva

Barkha Dutt faces flak on social media for lashing out at Arnab Goswami
India

Barkha Dutt faces flak on social media for lashing out at Arnab Goswami

While Barkha Dutt lashed out at Arnab Goswami for calling other Indian news channels as sympathisers of terrorists and "pro-Pakistan" on his 26 July show, Dutt was, in turn, slammed on social media for reacting the way she did.

The vulnerable watchdog: On World Press Freedom Day, here's a look at media independence
World

The vulnerable watchdog: On World Press Freedom Day, here's a look at media independence

On World Press Freedom Day, here is a look at the independence of the media around the world, and the varied threats it faces.

VK Singh and the P-word: Media should learn to take it on the chin
India

VK Singh and the P-word: Media should learn to take it on the chin

One quotes Swinton because there has been a hullabaloo over Minister of State for External Affairs, VK Singh's tweets about "presstitutes" in the media.