India: Political parties urged to promote a digital rights reform agenda
Recent articles in India

The government in Karnataka, India has ordered the shutdown of Power TV after it aired reports on corruption allegations against the chief minister and his family. The order could affect the jobs of 250 employees.

Kashmiri journalist Auqib Javeed said he was “questioned for five hours at the police station and slapped, threatened and humiliated” in the capital Srinagar. This happened after he wrote a story for Article 14 about the methods used by the cyber-police to question social media users.

Authorities are using sedition and counterterrorism laws to arrest activists and silence dissent.