Esther Htusan, a journalist from Kachin State in Myanmar was among the four-member team of Associated Press journalists who has won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service Journalism for a series of investigative stories that led to the release of over 2,000 people.
The 2016 ‘World Press Freedom Index’ released by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is led by Finland, which retained its top spot for the sixth consecutive year, followed by the Netherlands and Norway.
In France, the conflict over what limits to place on press freedom has often involved the satirical weekly.
He said development of the media and communication network is essential for the healthy growth of democracy.
On a query related to Prasar Bharati, Javadekar said he would examine the matters in greater depth.
“The most disturbing development is the increasingly targeted nature of violence in both Pakistan and India,” the report said.
The movement of journalists will be kept under watch. A guard will accompany them from the reception to the concerned offices.
Complaints related to violation of freedom of press in pouring in from several states,says Katju.