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Dangerous Pursuit

August 29, 2016 12:00 AM ET

Impunity and lack of solidarity expose India’s journalists to attack By Sumit Galhotra Corruption scandals make for attention-grabbing headlines, but when journalists who expose wrongdoing are killed, their murder is often the end of the story. For eight years India...

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Dangerous Pursuit

August 29, 2016 12:00 AM ET

Jagendra Singh: discredited after death By Sumit Galhotra and Raksha Kumar Covered in burns and writhing in pain, Jagendra Singh cries out, “They could have arrested me. Why did they have to beat me and set me on fire?” In...

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Dangerous Pursuit

August 29, 2016 12:00 AM ET

In search of justice for Umesh Rajput By Sumit Galhotra and Raksha Kumar Parmeshwar Rajput walked exhausted into his lawyer’s office in Bilaspur, weighed down by a black bag filled with court documents, police records, and newspaper clippings about his...

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Dangerous Pursuit

August 29, 2016 12:00 AM ET

The mysterious death of Akshay Singh By Sumit Galhotra “After his death, I am left alone with the responsibility of taking care of my family,” Pakshi Singh said during a phone call. Nearly a year after losing her brother, the...

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Dangerous Pursuit

August 29, 2016 12:00 AM ET

Pursuit of truth comes at heavy price for India’s Right to Information activists By Aayush Soni Ever since India’s Right to Information Act was passed in 2005, it has empowered citizens to challenge the opaqueness of state and federal government...

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Dangerous Pursuit

August 29, 2016 12:00 AM ET

Appendix: Journalists murdered in India Cases of journalists murdered in direct retaliation for their work between 1992 and July 2016. A full list of journalists killed in relation to their work, alongside cases that CPJ is investigating, can be found...

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Newspaper journalist murdered in India

August 24, 2016 3:29 PM ET

Bangkok, August 24, 2016 - Authorities in the Indian state of Gujarat should credibly investigate the murder of journalist Kishore Dave and swiftly bring those responsible to justice, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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Iraqi media technician and journalist killed in separate attacks

August 24, 2016 1:58 PM ET

New York, August 24, 2016 - Media technician Ali Ghani was killed in an attack by mortar fire while reporting in Jaziret al-Khalideya, in Iraq's Anbar province on Saturday, August 20. Correspondent Hussein al-Fares was wounded in the same...

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Ali Ghani

August 20, 2016 1:38 PM ET

Ali Ghani, a media technician with Al-Ahad TV, was killed by mortar fire while reporting in Jaziret al-Khalideya, in Iraq's Anbar province, on August 20, 2016, according to Al-Ahad TV. Al-Ahad TV is affiliated with Asaib Ahl al-Haq, League of...

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Mustafa Said

August 14, 2016 1:45 PM ET

Cameraman Mustafa Said was killed on August 14, 2016, while covering fighting between Kurdish militias and fighters from the Islamic State group near Mosul. Correspondent Hayman Nanqli was also injured, AFP reported. Both journalists worked for Kurdistan TV, a TV...

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