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Sep 10, 2017
Prashant Bhushan says democratic institutions, right to dissent facing threat under NDA govtLawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan alleged that all democratic institutions in the country were facing threat under the NDA government and the issue of the right to dissent was under attack
Sep 10, 2017
A tale of two protests: What 'Justice for Gauri Lankesh' had in common with 'Not In My Name'At 6 pm this Wednesday, Carter Road in Bandra saw nearly 200 people gather to demand justice for slain journalist Gauri Lankesh
Sep 06, 2017
Gauri Lankesh murdered: Writers' forum condemns 'unmaking of India', vows to fight against haters of free speechCondemning the murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh, the Indian Writers' Forum on Wednesday pledged to continue her fight against the "haters of free speech and a plural India".
Aug 24, 2017
US Justice Department scales back its request to obtain data from DreamHost in connection with anti-Trump websiteAn attorney for DreamHost called the Justice Department's action "a tremendous win for DreamHost, its users and the public."
Aug 08, 2017
Google’s Sundar Pichai supports staff's right to dissent: What would happen to you in an Indian company?Clearly, Sundar Pichai has imbibed the culture as leader of a top notch innovative and disruptive organisation like Google
Jul 14, 2017
Nagas losing faith in Naga People's Front claims member of Parliament, Neiphiu RioNagaland's political turmoil continues to deepen with Governor P.B. Acharya asking Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu to prove majority in the state assembly,
Jun 30, 2017
Pakistani journalist arrested under new cyber-law to combat terrorismPakistan authorities have arrested a journalist under a new electronic crime law aimed at combating terrorism and preventing blasphemy.
Jun 26, 2017
Raghuram Rajan was offered deputy governor's post in RBI by former governor Y V ReddyIn his autobiography 'Advice and Dissent: My Life in Public Service', former RBI Governor Y V Reddy said he had offered Rajan deputy governor's post in the apex bank.
Jun 11, 2017
Shanghai residents stage protest in China against property law, rare show of dissent curbed by policeIn a rare show of public dissent, hundreds of people came out in to protest in Shanghai to protest against the changes in housing regulations by the govt
Jun 08, 2017
Ram Madhav visits Nagaland to contain dissent in BJP's state unit; Amit Shah to follow suit in AugustDissidence within BJP's Nagaland unit came to the forefront on 31 May when hundreds of the party's office-bearers and workers took to the streets demanding the ouster of state chief Visasolie Lhongou for his anti-party activities and dictatorial functioning