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Feb 17, 2017
SC stays away from National Song debate, says will examine anthem onlyThe Supreme Court on Friday did not go into the debate for making singing of the National Song mandatory in schools while clarifying that it has "kept alive" such a plea only for the National Anthem without expressing any view on it.
Feb 15, 2017
National Anthem row: In times of jingoistic paranoia, 'inherent nationalism' can even overcome physical disabilityHome ministry must think that if it does not control the posture of the disabled during National Anthem, then the internal security of India is threatened.
Feb 14, 2017
National Anthem: Supreme Court clarifies audience need not stand when it is part of film storylineThe Supreme Court on Tuesday clarified that the audience need not stand when the National Anthem is played as a part of the storyline of a film, newsreel or documentary.
Feb 14, 2017
Supreme Court on National Anthem: Overzealous patriotism has made Jana Gana Mana feel like product placementAttempting to place the national anthem in artistic performances like product placement in a film does neither the artist nor National Anthem any justice.
Jan 24, 2017
National Anthem guidelines for persons with disabilities are regressive, compromises right of individual autonomyAfter passing the historic Rights of Persons with Disability Bill in the Lok Sabha in 2016, the new guidelines on how people with disabilities can show respect when the national anthem is being played in movie halls or public functions, shows that perhaps nothing has changed when it comes to respecting the basic human right of individual autonomy
Jan 23, 2017
Mumbai: Man assaulted for not standing up during National Anthem scene in a movieA 59-year-old man was allegedly assaulted in a movie theatre in Mumbai for not standing up when the National Anthem tune was played on screen in a scene of a film, police said on Monday.
Jan 13, 2017
Sushma Swaraj's visa threat to Amazon is an unfortunate justification of hyper-nationalist bullyingSushma Swaraj's outright bullying of Amazon has once again brought attention to the belligerent, nationalistic culture the Narendra Modi government has been encouraging and promoting since it came to power
Jan 12, 2017
Vidya Balan walks out of Kamala Das biopic; director Kamal hints at possible right-wing pressureKamal suspects that Vidya Balan backed out of the film because of pressure from RSS who had bashed him for standing up against the National Anthem verdict
Jan 05, 2017
Dangal can't be accused of disrespecting national sentiments: Pahlaj NihalaniA scene where the National Anthem is played towards the end of Dangal, didn't go down well with the members of Jai Ho Foundation, and they have sent a notice to the CBFC.
Dec 26, 2016
Aamir Khan wins Dangal: Jingoism loses to Indians who don't tolerate intoleranceIt doesn't need a genius to know who won the Dangal between Aamir Khan and the trolls who wanted his film boycotted. Numbers speak for themselves.