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Mar 27, 2017
Law Commission redefines hate speech: Proposes changes to IPC to protect minoritiesThe Law Commission of India, in its 267th Report, has come up with a slew of recommendations to curb hate speech in an attempt to safeguard minorities.
Mar 25, 2017
Law Commission recommends expanding purview of IPC provisions on hate speechAccording to the Commission, "hate speech generally is an incitement to hatred primarily against a group of persons defined in terms of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief and the like.
Mar 01, 2017
Srinivas Kuchibhotla's shooting in Kansas: Do we belong here, asks wife Sunayana in this Facebook postFamily members, relatives, friends and people from different walks of life bid a tearful adieu to Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was shot dead in the US on 22 February in a suspected hate crime.
Feb 28, 2017
Kerala priest suggests drowning women who arouse men with provocative clothingIn a recent video that went viral, a Kerala Catholic priest suggests drowning women who commit the sin of arousing men with their clothing. In the video that was published on Shalom TV, he was heard speaking in Malayalam, "If your clothes entice youth, you are sinning."
Feb 02, 2017
Berkeley University: Breitbart's Milo Yiannopoulos stirs debate over free speech and hate speechFans and foes agree that Milo Yiannopoulos specialises in controversy. The polarising editor from Breitbart News is a self-proclaimed internet troll who has been criticised as racist, misogynist and white supremacist.
Nov 16, 2016
Zakir Naik saga: IRF ban marks end of an eventful story for Dongri preacherNot many people outside the Muslim community knew Zakir Naik before he came under the scanner of security agencies and the media in the wake of the 1 July attacks in Dhaka
Jul 03, 2016
Singer Abhijeet's abusive rants are rooted in his personal failuresAbhijeet Bhattacharya’s problem is not difficult to diagnose. His frustration seems to have originated in the erroneous justification of his own failure.
Jul 03, 2016
Singing a different tune: Abhijeet lands in another row over abusive Twitter commentsOn Sunday, singer Abhijeet has been caught in the eye of a storm again over a series of tweets spewing religious venom.
Apr 21, 2016
Trouble for Akbaruddin Owaisi: Telangana govt gives sanction for prosecutionThe Telangana government on Thursday accorded sanction for prosecution of AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi in a case related to alleged "hate speech".
Mar 28, 2016
Dubious recipe to win polls: Hate speech record increases election victory chances by 3 timesCandidates with hate speech cases against them have a 30 percent greater chance of winning elections, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of self-disclosed crime records of candidates who have contested various elections nationwide over the last 12 years