Media Matters Archive

Media people held hostage by Islamabad protestors

Islamabad protesters ordered to disperse following agreement with government Following the voluntary resignation of Federal Law Minister Zahid Hamid, the government and Faizabad protesters

Media control: To report of not to report

As the casket of Haroon Khan, a journalist of Swabi district, was lowered into the grave in his native cemetery, amidst cries of ‘Allah

Pakistan’s internet freedom status 2017

Key Developments: JUNE 2016–MAY 2017 Mobile internet service was shut down for more than a year in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas, starting in

Is Vinod Verma’s arrest attack on freedom of press?

Chhattisgarh police on Friday arrested senior journalist Vinod Verma, from Ghaziabad’s Indirapuram on charges of blackmailing and extortion, reported news agency ANI. According to reports, the senior journalist was believed to be

More journalists in India under life threat for speaking against Hindu extremists

Delhi Police on Thursday registered an FIR against a man who openly threatened to eliminate four eminent women and a noted journalist, all of