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    Never ‘as much violence and abuse’ as this year for journalists

    Julia Conley | Updated at 12:00am on December 21, 2018

    THE international press freedom group Reporters Without Borders detailed an ‘unprecedented’ level of violence and hostility toward journalists around the world in 2018, with the...

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    Leaders blamed for rise in journalist murders

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:01pm on December 18, 2018

    Hatred whipped up by ‘unscrupulous politicians’ has contributed to the shocking rise in the number of journalists murdered in 2018, a media watchdog said Tuesday.Eighty...

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    Bleak era for media in Pakistan

    Abbas Nasir | Updated at 12:00am on November 26, 2018

    THERE is little doubt that the media in Pakistan is besieged today as it is getting battered by different elements that range from the authorities...

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    Squeezing the press

    Taranath Dahal | Updated at 12:00am on October 16, 2018

    THE government has become more highhanded with regard to freedom of expression and press freedom....

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    Editors demand amendment to nine sections of Digital Security Act

    Staff correspondent | Updated at 11:55am on October 15, 2018

    Newspaper editors in an unprecedented move formed a human chain on Monday protesting against the Digital Security Act and demanding immediate amendment to the newly...

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    Editors’ Council to take to streets on Monday

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2018

    Newspaper editors will form a human chain in front of the National Press Club on Monday protesting against the Digital Security Act and demanding immediate...

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    President assents to Digital Security Bill

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:00pm on October 09, 2018

    President Abdul Hamid on Monday assented to the Digital Security Bill transforming it into an act, ignoring calls from national and international journalists, freethinkers an...

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    President assents to Digital Security Bill

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 11:50pm on October 08, 2018

    President Abdul Hamid on Monday assented to the Digital Security Bill transforming it into an act, ignoring calls from national and international journalists, freethinkers and...

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    Journalists’ concerns over Digital Security Bill to be placed before cabinet Monday

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:26am on October 08, 2018

    Concerns expressed by journalists, including newspaper editors, over the recently passed Digital Security Bill is likely to be placed before the weekly cabinet meeting for...

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    Freedom of press, expression heading towards bleak future

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 12:06am on October 05, 2018

    Journalists and freethinkers are of the opinion that the Digital Security Bill passed by Jatiya Sangsad on September 19 poses a threat to the right...

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