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Nov 02, 2017
Over 30 journalists killed in targeted killings globally in 2017, says UN, urges authorities to stop attacksMore than 30 journalists have been killed in targeted attacks this year, two UN Special Rapporteurs announced.
Oct 29, 2017
Twitter suspends account of Donald Trump's former adviser Roger Stone afters abusive posts against journalistsTwitter has suspended the account of US President Donald Trump's former adviser Roger Stone after he sent a volley of tweets threatening several journalists
Oct 28, 2017
Narendra Modi gets 'nostalgic' in post-Diwali meeting with journalists, says 'practical problems' hindrance in meeting scribesPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said there were "practical problems" due to which he was not able to meet the media often
Oct 24, 2017
Journalist organisations slam Rajasthan's draconian gag order, say it restrains media from acting as a watchdogLeading journalist organisations, including the Press Club of India and the Indian Women's Press Corps, on Tuesday slammed the "draconian" Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Bill, 2017 tabled by the Rajasthan government.
Oct 23, 2017
31 journalists killed in 30 years in India's North East: Lack of police follow-up has media worriedWhile Assam has had the most journalists killed, its sister states Manipur, Tripura and Arunachal Pradesh also don’t fare well.
Oct 13, 2017
Aarushi Talwar murder case: Journalists camp outside Dasna jail waiting for Nupur, Rajesh to come outThe crowds, including curious onlookers, grew as the day progressed, everybody waiting for the Rajesh and Nupur Talwar to walk out of jail and back into the unrelenting media spotlight.
Oct 02, 2017
Journalists across India form human chains in protest against intimidation of media, murders of scribesHundreds of journalists on Monday formed human chains at various places across the country to protest intimidation of the media and the killings of scribes, including the murders of Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru and Shantanu Bhowmick in Tripura, and to draw attention towards "increasing intolerance against criticism".
Sep 28, 2017
Journalists Ravish Kumar, Rajdeep Sardesai threatened: Act against trolls, Ashok Chavan tells Rajnath SinghChavan's letter comes hours after Kumar had posted an open letter addressing Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his Facebook page.
Sep 23, 2017
KJ Singh murdered: Journalists' body condemns killing, urges Punjab to quickly nab culpritsThe Indian Journalists Union (IJU) Saturday strongly condemned the killing of senior journalist KJ Singh and his mother in Mohali and urged the state government to track down the killers
Sep 17, 2017
Gauri Lankesh murdered: Writer Vikram Sampath questions SIT's approach after team records his statementThe Special Investigating Team, probing the Gauri Lankesh case, has recorded the statement of writer Vikram Sampath in connection with the killing of the journalist-activist