Farmers’ protest: India condemns false assertions in UK Parliament

A debate held in the UK Parliament on Monday on ‘safety of farmers’ and ‘press freedom’ in India has evoked a sharp response from the Indian High Commission in London. Continue Reading

China pursuing ‘new world media order’ to suppress criticism: watchdog

China is trying to establish a “new world media order” to prevent and counter criticism, a project that threatens press freedom globally, watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) warned in a report released Monday. Continue Reading

The unkindest cut

When a Danish newspaper published cartoons of Prophet Mohammad sometime back, the issue became a raging debate between blasphemy and press freedom. But a vital detail was lost in the furore. Was the editor of the paper so foolish as not to have expected the fallout? Continue Reading