The National Press Day was observed earlier this week with commemorative events across the country.
Early in the morning, all the guests also visited Rajghat to pay floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi.
The Guild said criminal defamation is bad enough by itself, if the State was to employ it with its own limitless resources, it will amount to censorship by another name.
According to his relatives, 42-year-old Condes Jaramillo had received threats in June and November of last year, and had sought federal protective measures as a result.
The Committee to Protect Journalists in a statement expressed alarm over communication blackout in Jammu and Kashmir.
Both men acknowledged in Cambodian court that they had covered news events after leaving the employment of Radio Free Asia, but they denied any wrongdoing.
Special Assistant to PM Imran Khan for Information and Broadcasting said that the government was working on a policy to resolve the problems faced by media owners and media workers.
Prasar Bharati chief slams 'The Caravan' editor for 'blatant' anti-India presentation at global meet
Prasar Bharti chairman Dr. A Surya Prakash said India was not only the world's largest democracy but also the most vibrant. It was also the most diverse society in the world.
The move came as the Pakistan government decided to curtail the space given by the press to jailed politicians like Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and Zardari.
It alleged that a senior executive of a prominent news channel and two other staffers had recently quit due to pressure from the government for airing stories critical of the ruling establishment.