The World Wild Web

Madhavankutty Pillai

And a government that thinks it can discipline it by cracking a whip

Net Censorship

A site hosting the Savita Bhabhi webcomic was one of the first to be blocked

Love, Sex Aur Censor

In the final days before the release of his film Love, Sex Aur Dhokha, director Dibakar Banerjee gave Open full access to his life.

The Truman Show and Sundry Spinoffs

Reality and reality-based shows on TV provoke the State’s deepest censorship urges, but aren’t its objections all too arbitrary?

Guns and Poses

The US exerts strict controls on war photography. Correspondents go embedded with military units. And the Pentagon plays photo editor. Call it war choreography


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