censorship

Pirates of Pansodan street

A new copyright law may bankrupt Myanmar's pirated book business.

| May 08, 2020

The PEMRA penumbra

Pakistan’s state-run media regulator tries to shut down TV-news anchors.

| Nov 01, 2019

As normal as it gets

A Kashmiri family tries to talk.

| Oct 17, 2019

The disappearing act

Al Jazeera website inaccessible in Bangladesh after publication of an investigative report.

| Mar 25, 2019

And then they came for my Instagram filter

Nepal’s proposed regulations on social media have troubling implications for journalism and free speech.

| Feb 20, 2019

Discipline and punish

What followed the Indian government's botched attempt to control free press under the pretext of purging 'fake news'.

| Apr 05, 2018

A ‘fierce’ fear

Literature and loathing after the Junta.

| Jun 01, 2016

A tale of two documentaries

COLUMN: What the disruption of two documentary films means for free speech and dissent in India.

| Sep 08, 2015

Kashmir’s media story

Media narratives on Kashmir tell stories of competing nationalisms.

| Jul 18, 2014

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