Friday, May 24, 2024

Topic: Newsclick

Supreme Court orders release of NewsClick’s Prabir Purkayastha in UAPA case, calls his arrest illegal

The Supreme Court on Wednesday declared NewsClick founder and veteran journalist Prabir Purkayastha's arrest and his remand in a case under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act 1967 illegal, Live Law reported.

Delhi Police files 8,000-page chargesheet in UAPA case against NewsClick’s Prabir Puryakayastha

The Delhi Police Special Cell on Saturday filed an 8,000-page chargesheet in the UAPA case against NewsClick founder and editor Prabir Puryakayastha.

IT Dept freezes NewsClick’s bank accounts, “continuation of administrative-legal siege,” says news portal

As of the evening of December 18, NewsClick has been unable to make any bank payments due to action by the Income Tax Department, said the media house in a statement on Tuesday, 19 December.

CBI files FCRA violation case against NewsClick

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday filed a first information report against independent media outlet NewsClick for allegedly violating the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act In a post on...

Who is Prabir Purkayastha, 73-year-old editor jailed by the Modi government?

Prabir Purkayastha is one of the most senior and eldest editors of a news website in India today.

“Journalism is not a crime”: Columbia Journalism School students slam India’s media crackdown

Condemning the recent police crackdown on NewsClick and the arrest of its editor under the draconian UAPA in India, the students of Columbia Journalism School assert that journalism is not a crime, and it most certainly is not terrorism.