Saturday, March 2, 2024

Topic: CPJ

Jailed journalist numbers near record high: CPJ

The Committee to Protect Journalists 2023 prison census found that 320 journalists remain behind bars, the second-highest recorded since the census began in 1992. India, which...

CPJ urges to drop all investigations against freelance journalist, Maktoob editors

Indian authorities must drop all investigations into freelance journalist Rejaz M Sheeba Sydeek over his reporting on allegations of anti-Muslim bias in the police...

Global press freedom body demands immediate unblock of The Kashmir Walla

Authorities in India must immediately unblock the website and social media accounts of the independent Kashmiri news outlet The Kashmir Walla, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Monday.

Global press body demands immediate release of Mohammed Zubair

Indian authorities must immediately and unconditionally release journalist and Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair, and cease harassing him in retaliation for his work, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Monday.

Global press body raises concerns over targeting journalists Saba, Zubair

The Committee to Protect Journalists said Thursday that Indian police should discontinue their investigations of journalists Saba Naqvi and Mohammed Zubair in response to their social media posts criticising right-wing Hindu parties and activists, and enable all members of the press to work freely.

CPJ, rights groups, publications call for release of Fahad Shah

Committee to Protect Journalists along with 58 other press freedom organisations on Monday wrote a letter to the Lt. Governor of Jammu and Kashmir...