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IB report on NGOs criminanalisation of dissenting voices, says AAP

Jun 16, 2014

IB report on NGOs criminanalisation of dissenting voices, says AAP

"The purposefully leaked IB report, marked secret naming senior reputed activists, NGOs and people's movements and accusing them of hurting the national economic security is nothing but an attempt at criminalising dissenting voices. #NewsTracker #Intelligence Bureau #NGO #Dissent #AAP #criminalisation
2G scam: Sections of dissent notes on JPC report expunged

Oct 29, 2013

2G scam: Sections of dissent notes on JPC report expunged

The dissent notes were received after members from BJP, BJD, CPI, CPM, Trinamool Congress, AIADMK and DMK voted against the report adopted by the committee by a majority vote on 27 September. #2G scam #NewsTracker #Opposition #PC Chacko #JPC report #dissent notes
Pakistani internet censors using Canadian software to block dissent

Sep 18, 2013

Pakistani internet censors using Canadian software to block dissent

Pakistani government officials are blocking thousands of pages deemed undesirable. But they are not fast enough. So the government is now testing Canadian software that can block millions of sites a second. #facebook #Internet #Pakistan #Canada #Internet laws #Internet censorship #Dissent #internet laws in Pakistan #Netsweeper
Scrapping of NEET and the questions it raises over CJI Altamas Kabir

Jul 19, 2013

Scrapping of NEET and the questions it raises over CJI Altamas Kabir

The judgement overturning the NEET, the single exam for medical courses, has proven to be a controversial one for Altamas Kabir on his last day as Chief Justice of India. #OnOurMind #Supreme Court #NEET #Altamas Kabir #Dissent #judges #collegium
Why Jackie Chan, and many of us, yearn for 'strongmen'

Dec 13, 2012

Why Jackie Chan, and many of us, yearn for 'strongmen'

Jackie Chan has repeatedly spoke up for curtailing individual freedoms for the cause of development, a sentiment that finds resonance in India too. But as China's own experience shows, an authoritarian political system cannot deliver over the long term. #Mamata Banerjee #Manmohan Singh #TheLongView #Narendra Modi #Jayalalithaa #UPA government #Ch-India #Democracy #Jackie Chan #Dissent

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Why Jackie Chan, and many of us, yearn for 'strongmen'

Jul 01, 2014

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Hobby Lobby Dissent Got Turned Into a Song (VIDEO)

Jonathan Mann, the musician behind the Song a Day project, covered the 81-year-old Supreme Court Justice's 35-page dissen... #Ruth Bader Ginsburg #Hobby Lobby
Why Jackie Chan, and many of us, yearn for 'strongmen'

Jul 01, 2014

Supreme Court decision creates troubling new corporate rights: law professor

The Supreme Court’s ruling sets a dangerous new path for corporate rights under the guise of religious liberty. As Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote in her dissent, the decision marks the first time the court has allowed a for-profit corporation a re... #Ruth Bader Ginsburg #Hobby Lobby
Why Jackie Chan, and many of us, yearn for 'strongmen'

Jul 01, 2014

Pakistan Vows to Eliminate Terrorist Sanctuaries

ISLAMABAD— A Pakistani military operation launched in the country’s northwest will clear the area of terrorists and keep it from being used as a safe haven by militant groups, officials said Tuesday. MoreMain Street, Montana: Struggling Towns Pray fo... #Pakistan #Taliban
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