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Ashoka University issue: Are universities encouraging liberal, democratic and free speech?

Updated : Oct 17, 2016

By : Debobrat Ghose

Category : India

Ashoka University issue: Are universities encouraging liberal, democratic and free speech?

If Ashoka University encourages its students to question, is expressing opinion undemocratic in institutions of higher learning like this one, built on the lines of American universities encouraging liberal, democratic and free speech? #Jammu and Kashmir #students #Debate #Free Speech #Kashmir issue #petitions #Ashoka University
Ashoka University: You don't have to choose between free speech and patriotism

Updated : Oct 14, 2016

By : Arihant Panagariya

Category : India

Ashoka University: You don't have to choose between free speech and patriotism

The controversy around Ashoka University’s conduct has made die-hard supporters of free speech angry and upset. #Jammu and Kashmir #Kashmir #CriticalPoint #Free Speech #Patriotism #State #Nation #Ashoka University
Ashoka University embroiled in free speech debate: Two staff members quit after signing Kashmir petition

Updated : Oct 13, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Ashoka University embroiled in free speech debate: Two staff members quit after signing Kashmir petition

Ashoka University in Sonepat has allegedly prompted resignation of two of its staff members, who had signed on a petition asking for plebiscite and demilitarization in Kashmir. #JNU #Jammu and Kashmir #NewsTracker #Kashmir #AFSPA #Free Speech #Freedom of speech and expression #Kashmir unrest #Kashmir plebiscite #Jawahar Lal Nehru University #Burhan Wani #Ashoka University #demilitarisation of Kashmir #Free speech in college campus
Social media outrages over alleged blocking of pro-Kashmir activist's Facebook account

Updated : Jul 11, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Social media outrages over alleged blocking of pro-Kashmir activist's Facebook account

Internet services have been suspended in the valley as violence broke out following the encounter of Hizbul Mujahideen commander, Burhan Wani. #facebook #NewsTracker #Kashmir #Free Speech #Kashmir violence #Burhan Wani #Wani #Pro-Kashmir activist #Huma dar
Perumal Murugan verdict is a victory for Indian literature, art and free speech

Updated : Jul 06, 2016

By : Abhishek Sikhwal

Category : India

Perumal Murugan verdict is a victory for Indian literature, art and free speech

For now, it appears that Perumal Murugan has won the fight. However, this victory is not his alone. With the breaking of the levee that held him back, perhaps Indian literature can be flooded with expressions and ideas that were hitherto unexplored to usher in our own permissive society. #CriticalPoint #Madras High Court #Free Speech #Lady Chatterley's Lover #Perumal Murugan #One Part Woman #Madhorubhagan case #Obscene Publications Act of 1959
Debates around 'Udta Punjab' should be on solving drug abuse issues, not free speech

Updated : Jun 08, 2016

By : Arihant Panagariya

Category : Bollywood

Debates around 'Udta Punjab' should be on solving drug abuse issues, not free speech

The focus of debate around Udta Punjab should be on solving the drug abuse problem in Punjab, not just free speech or censorship. #Bollywood #India #Congress #Arvind Kejriwal #SAD #Free Speech #AAP #drug menace #Udta Punjab
Free speech is no joke; defamation must be dealt with sternly

Updated : May 13, 2016

By : Akshaya Mishra

Category : India

Free speech is no joke; defamation must be dealt with sternly

Turkey's Erdogan is an ape crushing free speech in a cartoon

Updated : Apr 27, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : World

Turkey's Erdogan is an ape crushing free speech in a cartoon

In the editorial cartoon published De Telegraaf, Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan crushes Europe's free speech while sitting on a rock #Recep Tayyip Erdogan #Free Speech #Turkish president #Shareworthy #Ebru Umar #De Telegraaf
Bangladesh urged to probe LGBT murders

Updated : Apr 27, 2016

By : IANS

Category : World

Bangladesh urged to probe LGBT murders

Bangladeshi authorities should immediately investigate the killings of two lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) human rights activists, Human Rights Watch said. #LGBT #Dhaka #Free Speech #Human Rights Watch #Bloggers #LGBTQI #Bangadesh #Xulhaz Mannan #Tonoy Mahbub
IIT Madras circular bans all  'political activities' by students: 'Muting' of voices is shocking

Updated : Feb 10, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

IIT Madras circular bans all 'political activities' by students: 'Muting' of voices is shocking

This is what a circular, which aims at banning all political activities in the institute, said. The circular comes less than a year after IIT Madras banned a Dalit students' movement. #BJP #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Free Speech #iit madras #AAP political bickering #Bhaskar Ramamurthi #political activities