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Universities, protests and dissent: The importance of 'quiet' politics must also be considered

Updated : Dec 07, 2016

By : Pushkal Shivam

Category : India

Universities, protests and dissent: The importance of 'quiet' politics must also be considered

Student-led protests grew by over 148 percent in the five-year period between 2009 and 2014, an analysis from the Ministry of Home Affairs data on police organisations shows. #JNU #TheLongView #Protests #Jawaharlal Nehru University #Dissent #iit madras #anti-national #national #Kanhaiya Kumar
Amnesty sedition case: Vague laws like FCRA can intimidate NGOs that don't toe government line

Updated : Aug 19, 2016

By : Ajay Kumar

Category : India

Amnesty sedition case: Vague laws like FCRA can intimidate NGOs that don't toe government line

The FCRA has any legitimate uses, but it can also be a tool to intimidate and stifle NGOs in India like Amnesty that don't toe the government line #InMyOpinion #NGOs #Centre #FCRA #Dissent #A R Elangovan #Swacch Bharat #foreign fund outflows
Amnesty International vs FCRA: All you need to know

Updated : Aug 19, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Amnesty International vs FCRA: All you need to know

Amnesty International's request to set up office in India for operations in South Asia is likely to get rejected. #ConnectTheDots #Sedition #Amnesty International #NGOs #FCRA #Dissent #Foreign funding #Amnesty India
Aamir Khan row: Manohar Parrikar, social media and art of spinning a yarn

Updated : Aug 01, 2016

By : Sreemoy Talukdar

Category : Politics

Aamir Khan row: Manohar Parrikar, social media and art of spinning a yarn

There could be arguments about whether or not Parrikar should have refrained from raking up an old topic but the narrative of him being complicit in influencing the e-commerce firm's decision is certainly dubious. #Aamir Khan #JNU #Nationalism #Manohar Parrikar #NDA #Union Defence Minister #Snapdeal #Intolerance #Freedom of Expression #Dissent #Anti nationals #sloganeering
Kanhaiya Kumar deplaned: How alleged strangulation turned into blue murder

Updated : Apr 25, 2016

By : Devparna Acharya

Category : India

Kanhaiya Kumar deplaned: How alleged strangulation turned into blue murder

Kanhaiya Kumar catapulted to popularity after a video surfaced in which he was shown shouting anti-national slogans — it later turned out to be a doctored video. Rest is history. #India #JNU #Congress #BJP #Jet Airways #JNUSU #Intolerance #Dissent #InMyOpininon #Kanhaiya Kumar #Deplaning
Dissent and noise are essential elements for an effective democracy: Fali Nariman tells President

Updated : Apr 08, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Dissent and noise are essential elements for an effective democracy: Fali Nariman tells President

Senior advocate Fali Nariman said on Thursday that dissent and noise were essential elements for an effective democracy. #India #TheySaidIt #Democracy #Rashtrapati Bhavan #President Pranab Mukherjee #Dissent #Fali Nariman #book launch #Shareworthy
Stifling dissent: Voices challenging the status quo in Karachi are being eliminated

Updated : Apr 02, 2016

By : Sana

Category : World

Stifling dissent: Voices challenging the status quo in Karachi are being eliminated

Karachi, which once accommodated and gave space to expressions of multiple shades of life has now resorted to excluding many and silencing dissident voices #Pakistan #Karachi #Hamid Mir #Dissent #Sabeen Mahmud #Aftab Alam #FWeekend #Alamgir Khan #silencing dissent #Fix It campaign #Muhammad Jibran Nasir #civil society activist #Perween Rahman #Wali Khan Babar
Dissent charges on Smith, Hazlewood: Spirit of Cricket just a meaningless phrase

Updated : Feb 24, 2016

By : Peter Miller

Category : Sports

Dissent charges on Smith, Hazlewood: Spirit of Cricket just a meaningless phrase

Despite this there were many that were happy to jump to the defence of Hazlewood. Mitchell Johnson was one of those, tweeting that the problem wasn’t so much that the abuse of an official happened, but more that it was overheard #Cricket #Australia #Test cricket #New Zealand #Umpire #New Zealand vs Australia #Steve Smith #Dissent #Josh Hazlewood #NZvAUS #Stump microphones #obscenities #Ranmore Martinesz #Richard Illingworth
'I need to be better as a leader': After Hazlewood, Aussie captain Steve Smith charged with dissent

Updated : Feb 24, 2016

By : hidden hidden

Category : Sports

'I need to be better as a leader': After Hazlewood, Aussie captain Steve Smith charged with dissent

Australia captain Steve Smith pleaded guilty on Wednesday to a dissent charge following an angry outburst during the second cricket Test against New Zealand. #Australia #ICC #International Cricket Council #New Zealand #SportsTracker #Steve Smith #Dissent #Josh Hazlewood