Laws such as UAPA have not only been used to criminalise journalist but also to create a chilling effect on journalists.
Journalists all over the world, not just in South Asia, are facing severe repression that makes it difficult to carry out their jobs, panelists said at a recent event.
A fortnightly column from The Wire's ombudsperson.
'We call on authorities and politicians to cease the harassment,' Committee to Protect Journalists said.
Journalists at the week-long workshop discussed issues around cross-border stories and how the relations – or lack thereof – and climate changes affect these areas.
Run by a collective of women and covering both the political and personal, Spare Rib was unlike anything before it.
A tribute to the journalists, especially Kashmiri journalists, who stand by the truth and bring to light news that matters.
Letizia Battaglia’s images of Mafia bloodshed made it impossible for people to turn a blind eye to the criminal outfit’s reign of terror.
Journalism teachers in Hong Kong can no longer teach freely amid an ongoing crackdown on free press by the government. Some are adapting to the new situation and changing …