India: murder of journalist is a devastating blow to freedom of expression

This statement originally appeared on PEN International's website at: The murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh yesterday is a devastating blow to freedom of expression, PEN International said… More

Sandeep Kothari | Status: Murdered | India

Sandeep Kothari was a journalist that worked for a local Jabalar-based Hindi newspaper. It is believed that Kothari was harassed by and receiving threats from the three attackers and… More

Protest Chilling Climate of Censorship in India

PEN is increasingly concerned about a chilling climate of censorship and self-censorship in India after Penguin Books withdrew Wendy Doniger's The Hindus: An Alternative History—the third publication to be… More