Freedom of expression in the digital world is increasingly under threat, from firewalls and takedown orders to filtering and surveillance
The chat application LINE has strengthened its censorship methods in mainland China by targeting phrases and word combinations.
Data journalist Raymond Joseph reports on how low-cost technology is helping African newsrooms get hold of information that they couldn't previously track
The trial of Index award winner Nabeel Rajab has been adjourned until 29 November
Index award winner Nabeel Rajab has been detained for seven days while being investigated for claims that he offended the Ministry of Interior over Twitter
When the subject of the future of journalism is discussed it often turns to whizzy gadgets but the debate about whether the public ends up being better informed happens less often, says editor Rachael Jolley as she introduces the latest Index on Censorship magazine