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  • Manish Tewari's suggestion of licensing journalists is against freedom of expression: SAMC August 23, 2013

    South Asia Media Commission on Friday said Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari's suggestion of licensing journalists was against the right of freedom of expression. It said media organisations would do well to formulate a credible plan for a mechanism at the professional level at the earliest as "the delay on...
  • Pakistan most unsafe for newsmen in South Asia January 2, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan was the most volatile region for media persons in South Asia in 2012, with 13 journalists losing their lives during the year, a report said. According to the South Asia Media Commission's (SAMC) Media Monitor 2012 report, five journalists were killed in India, three in Bangladesh and two each...