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US court serves Big B notice over alleged 1984 riot slogan, gives him 21 days to respond

Feb 25, 2015

US court serves Big B notice over alleged 1984 riot slogan, gives him 21 days to respond

The summons issued to The summons issued to Amitabh Bachchan by a federal court in Los Angeles in an alleged human rights violations case has been served on the superstar's Hollywood manager on Monday, according to a Sikh rights body. #Amitabh Bachchan #US Federal Court #Sikh rights body
Amnesty report slams Modi govt, says India saw increased communal violence

Feb 25, 2015

Amnesty report slams Modi govt, says India saw increased communal violence

Amnesty International today criticised the Narendra Modi-led government, saying under the new regime India has witnessed a rise in communal violence. #NewsTracker #Modi #Amnesty International #Human Rights #Communal violence #Modi government #PM Modi
Unnecessary secrecy led to the leak at the oil ministry, say former bureaucrats

Feb 23, 2015

Unnecessary secrecy led to the leak at the oil ministry, say former bureaucrats

A "callous approach" and a tendency to "unnecessarily" label documents as "secret or classified" is at the root of espionage scandals of the kind that surfaced last week, former bureaucrats have said and sought greater disclosure instead. #NewsTracker #Right To Information #Central Vigilance Commissioner #Corporate Espionage #Petroleum Ministry Leak
Gag order against Priya Pillai: Does India want to be like China, Saudi Arabia?

Feb 20, 2015

Gag order against Priya Pillai: Does India want to be like China, Saudi Arabia?

This "travel ban" and keeping people on travel "black-lists" is also a gag-tool of authoritarian governments of the Middle East. #China #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Saudi Arabia #Amnesty International #Human Rights Watch #Singrauli #Mahan #Greenpeace India #Priya Pillai

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Not just BJP, Sri Ram Sene Medieval mindsets cut across parties

Mar 24, 2014

Not just BJP, Sri Ram Sene Medieval mindsets cut across parties

My point is that medieval mindsets cut across parties and if you're going to castigate politicians for it, reprimand them all. #Politics #India #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #Violence against women #Rape #Sri Ram Sene #Women's rights #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Pramod Muthalik
Pulping Doniger's book Will publishers only print 'safe' books?

Feb 27, 2014

Pulping Doniger's book Will publishers only print 'safe' books?

Will no one be able to question conventional wisdom about history, politics and mythology? Will no one be able to expose the wrong-doings of politicians and corporate leaders? #Internet #InMyOpinion #Penguin #research #Academia #Freedom of Expression #Right wing group #religious sentiments #Wendy Doniger #The Hindus: An Alternative History