Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - India
Population (2010, proj.): 1,214,464,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $950
Date of Independence: August 15, 1947 (from the UK)
Date of Last Constitution: January 26, 1950
India enjoys the freest media environment in south Asia. Print media—mostly independently owned—are diverse and often scrutinize government activity. That said, some government regulation and ...