Does the new law water down what the IPC provides in terms of adequate punishment for grievious assault? Also, freelancers and stringers are not covered,
Given the rancorous mood in the Valley, the Srinagar and Anantnag by-elections have barely made news.
The charges against Quint’s Poonam Agarwal are a heavy handed response to an exposé of the army's own feudal practices.
Released on bail after one and half years in jail, he is full of plans to keep up with his ‘patrakarita’ and ‘samaj seva’ and tell the world about the plight of the adivasis in this strife-torn area.
While stonewalling their demand to broadcast news, the I&B Ministry has said CR stations can air AIR bulletins instead.
It all comes round again - political thugs dictating what film, play, or concert can go ahead. Karan Johar is just the latest to surrender to threats.
He is a young Kashmiri man charged with sedition. His offence? Sharing a cartoon showing India being swept by a broom on Facebook.
The filing of a complaint against an Outlook investigation on child trafficking in Assam is the latest attempt to silence the media
In response to the persecution of journalists, a new law has been drafted to protect them against the police and vigilante groups
Those fighting to free Santosh Yadav and Somaru Nag from jail themselves need defending in a state where the odds are stacked against both.