Freedom of speech
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Jul 20, 2017
Right to privacy debate highlights: Petitioners complete arguments, SC to hear from Centre on TuesdayRight to privacy cannot be an absolute right and the state may have some power to put reasonable restriction, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday
Jul 20, 2017
EPW editorial head quits after legal notice from Adani lawyers prompts publication to delete two articles critical of conglomerateParanjoy Guha Thakurta, editor-in-chief of EPW, quit his position on Tuesday after lawyers of Adani Power Ltd sent a letter to EPW and four authors for two articles that were published on the EPW website.
Jul 15, 2017
Casteist remarks on social media now punishable: What fighting online hate speech in India entailsThe right to freedom of speech is not absolute and is subject to reasonable restrictions to prevent hate speech.
Jun 12, 2017
Anti-terrorism court in Pakistan sentences man to death for allegedly committing blasphemy on FacebookAn anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has sentenced a man to death for allegedly committing blasphemy on Facebook, the media reported.
Jun 02, 2017
Bihar teen arrested for posting 'Pakistan Zindabad' on FacebookA 15-year-old boy was arrested in Bihar's Kishanganj district for allegedly posting a pro-Pakistan slogan on social media, police on Friday said.
May 13, 2017
Critique in caricature: Is political cartooning a dying art, or is there hope for its future?Amid a generation growing up on memes and gifs, have staff cuts and dwindling freelance budgets sentenced political cartoons to a decline?
Apr 24, 2017
Internet shutdowns: Procedural restrictions are needed to prevent them from becoming routineThe increasing number of internet shutdowns in India is a major cause for concern.
Apr 21, 2017
Dissent gagged: Ambiguity of free speech laws in IndiaIndia is a democracy and citizens have a constitutionally guaranteed right to a freedom of speech and expression which they can enforce via the Indian court system.
Apr 01, 2017
Let there be debate but not confrontation in our varsities: President Pranab MukherjeePresident Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday put a premium on debate and discussions, exhorting the student community to be argumentative, but not intolerant.
Mar 22, 2017
Maharashtra professor beaten up, arrested for asking why Shivaji's birthday is celebrated twiceA professor in a college in Khopoli was beaten up and arrested for simply questioning why Chhatrapati Shivaji's birthday was celebrated twice a year.