January 17, 2021 7:36 pm
While BJP MLA Ram Kadam lodged a lodged a police complaint against the makers of Tandav, MP Manoj Kotak wrote to Prakash Javadekar, asking for a ban on the show and a regulatory authority for OTT platforms at large.
August 26, 2020 6:24 pm
In the past, books like One Hundred Years of Solitude, Hunchback of Notre Dame were banned.
February 26, 2020 3:58 pm
A UK arts publication, ArtsProfessional, has conducted the Freedom of Expression survey, and has received responses from more than 500 people, many of whom have pointed out the perils of speaking freely
February 13, 2019 6:50 pm
Instagram has removed an account that published comic strips depicting the struggles of gay Muslims in Indonesia following a frenzy of moral outrage online in the world's biggest Muslim nation.
April 04, 2018 1:17 pm
Of the four reports mentioned in The True Picture article titled, “Four major Fake News Stories Busted,” the website called two by The Indian Express fake. Both these reports were based on official documents — an FIR and notes written by the Foreign Secretary and the Cabinet Secretary.
January 29, 2018 9:43 am
If television can be beamed into people’s bedrooms, 24X7, regulated by only a Programme Code and an Advertising code, why have a censorship mechanism just for films?
June 06, 2017 8:47 pm
Censor Board's absurd demand to stall documentary on Kejriwal raises questions about long history of censorship of independent films tackling political issues.
June 03, 2017 4:47 pm
A key Chinese regulator has issued a notice demanding broadcasters distribute programs that promote "core socialist values", and "forcefully oppose" content that celebrates money worship, hedonism, radical individualism and feudal thought. The notice was issued by SAPRFFT
May 03, 2017 2:16 pm
China has issued new internet regulations increasing Communist party control over online news providers, the latest in tightening its policing of the web.
March 17, 2017 5:22 pm
Image-curation website Pinterest has become the latest social media service blocked in China, checks on censorship monitoring websites indicated today.
June 17, 2015 8:40 am