Dalai Lama said he was happy to learn that this year's prize had been given to the two journalists for their efforts to defend freedom of expression.
The journalists have been awarded Nobel Peace Prize for their fight for freedom of expression.
Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai was responding to a written question by DMK member Tiruchi Siva regarding the total number of people imprisoned under the UAPA in the country at present.
A law which is prone to so much misuse should have no place in the statute book
The theme for World Press Day 2021 is “Information as a Public Good"
Justice Madan B Lokur cited a recent incident in UP involving a man who tweeted for help-seeking oxygen for his 88-year-old grandfather and the Amethi police booked him.
It is an attack on freedom of press, say journalist bodies
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb had said in September last year that some newspapers are 'getting over-excited and trying to confuse people. Neither history nor I will forgive them'
Patricia Mukhim, editor of ‘Shillong Times’ speaks to Outlook about free speech, the need for journalists to unite, and the criminal case against her that was recently quashed by the Supreme Court.
Discussions about an Indian think tank publishing such reports were on even before the US Freedom House and V-Dem downgraded India's status
After a two-week run in about 200 theatres, 'The Dissident' will be available for rent on places like iTunes, Amazon and Roku.
This is the fifth straight year where at least 250 journalists were in custody, representing a crackdown on press freedom by repressive governments
FIRs were filed against Amish Devgan for his alleged defamatory remark against saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti during a news debate on June 15.
The Guild feels the warning against 'unregulated circulation' of foreign content could lead to censorship
The criminal complaint was filed in response to her Facebook post in July 2020 over a skirmish between tribal and non-tribal youth in Lawsohtun at a basketball court.
The amendment stipulates imprisonment or fine for those who publish or disseminate content to insult or defame people through social media.
The court has listed the matter for further hearing next week.
Avoid sensationalism, keep opinion separate from news, and focus on development reporting, says Naidu in a virtual message on National Press Day.
Nearly two dozen followers of Mahatma Gandhi opposing the restoration project of the Sabarmati Gandhi Ashram in Gujarat cover their mouths with black clothes and hold placards during a peaceful protest in Hyderabad....AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.
A potter prepares earthen lamps ahead of Diwali Festival, in Mathura.PTI Photo
Applicants appear in UPPSC ACF, Forest Range Officer (RFO) exam conducted by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPSC) at an examination centre in Prayagraj.PTI Photo
An engineman of Kolkata Metro Railway offer prayer at the pilot seat during the farewell ceremony of 'Non-AC Metro rakes' on the occasion of 37th foundation Day of Metro Railway, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
Union Home Minister Amit Shah along with J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha (R) during a public rally in Jammu.PTI Photo
SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.
Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.
How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates