Top journalists and editors gathered at the Press Club of India in
Top journalists and editors gathered at the Press Club of India in Delhi to condemn the raids on NDTV. Veteran journalist and former union minister Arun Shourie said the raids were an attempt to intimidate India's free press. "Anyone who has tried to raise their hand against the press has had their hand burnt," he said.
Just over a month after they exhaled, having cleared one of the country's toughest exams, this year's recruits for India's civil services are experiencing a new case of nerves. The Prime Minister's Office has proposed in a note last week that the allocation of the new recruits to different services - the police or the foreign service, for example - should be based not just on their marks in...
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