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Major News and Events of 07 January 2018

What Happened on 07 January 2018

Press bodies criticize FIR against Tribune reporter

The lodging of the FIR against the Tribune reporter has been severely criticized by many press bodies. According to media reports, the reporter had uncovered the vulnerability of the Aadhaar data. Among those who have criticized this action are the Women’s Press Corps, Press Club of India, Press Association, etc. Demanding an immediate withdrawal of the FIR, the organizations have stated that the FIR was an attack on the freedom of the press.

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