Dalai Lama said he was happy to learn that this year's prize had been given to the two journalists for their efforts to defend freedom of expression.
Father of Raman Kashyap, the 35-year-old journalist killed in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence, speaks to Outlook and alleges his injured son was sent to the mortuary even before he died.
The incident happened in February this year. But the police registered the case on Tuesday after obtaining legal advice on the issue.
Why Chandan Mitra was truly the pioneer
As per anti money laundering investigator, officials from the two previous administrations had spent about USD 300 million in government money to purchase spyware
Russian opposition supporters, independent journalists and human rights activists have faced increased government pressure ahead of September's voting
Kishorchandra Wangkhem was arrested following a Facebook post, allegedly put up by him in Manipuri language, sardonically stating to the effect that cow dung and cow urine were not the medicine for treating Coronavirus.
On Saturday, state security prosecutors ordered the release of the three pending ongoing investigations into charges against them
Global media watchdogs and rights group Amnesty have also urged the authorities to do more to protect members of the press.
Fishermen fishing from Kumari dam as it overflowing following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.PTI Photo
Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the officials on his arrival in Israel.PTI Photo
Commuters wade through amid heavy rain in Gurugram.PTI Photo
People play instruments during Kullu Dussehra, in Kullu.PTI Photo
BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh, in front of Vivekananda House in Kolkata.PTI Photo
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates