Freedom Of Press
World  /  Published 24.06.21

Apple Daily prints its final edition

By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 22.06.21

'Apple Daily' set to close by Saturday

The pro-democracy Hong Kong newspaper Apple Daily looked set to close for good by Saturday following police raids and the arrest of executives — a move that rights groups say would undermine the...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

India  /  Published 31.05.21

SC to examine sedition law

The Supreme Court on Monday said it will examine the interpretation of sedition law, particularly in the light of media rights and free speech, as it gave protection to Telugu news channels -- TV5 and...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 23.04.21

Muted truth: Press freedom

By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 23.03.21

Freedom of press reminder to Modi

The Editors Guild of India has sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in revoking the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021, remind...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 09.03.21

Media in shock over 'gag' report

“We should have a strategy to neutralise the people who are writing against the Government without facts and set false narratives / spread fake news,” says Law & Justice Minister Ravi ...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 24.12.18

Freedom of expression is crucial to democracy

Laws are pivotal to society. They are necessary instruments to establish order and authority. But in the hands of authoritarian governments, legislations are often misused to deny people their rights....
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 19.08.19

J&K reportage: Surely the govt has nothing to fear?

Silence has not yet overtaken the country. The communication blackout in the former state of Jammu and Kashmir prompted the Editors Guild of India to issue a statement five days after the Centre annou...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 13.04.20

SC won’t gag Tablighi news

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to pass any gag order on the media and declined to entertain a plea that had alleged that a religious congregation in the capital was being linked to the rise in Co...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.06.19

March, Supreme Court plea against journalist arrest

Journalists and activists marched here on Monday protesting the arrest of a journalist, an editor and a TV channel head for telecasting and publicising the statement of a woman who claims to have sent...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi


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