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Jun 14, 2018
Punjab and Haryana HC leaves Sec 121 open to misuse by terming inciteful posts on social media as 'waging war' against IndiaThe Punjab and Haryana High Court order in the Arvind Singh @Ghoga vs State of Punjab case where it stated that 'collecting men' on social media can amount to 'collecting arms' for waging war against the government leaves room for the misuse of Section 121 of IPC, will throttle free speech
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?
May 05, 2016
From Laxman to Miranda: A celebration of National Cartoonists DayOn National Cartoonists Day, we take you through some of the greatest cartoonists of India and their creations.
Mar 20, 2016
Courting trouble: Archaic laws passed during colonial times continue to clog our statutes booksArchaic, obsolete laws, passed mostly under the British Empire, continue to clog our books of statute
Feb 13, 2016
#SeditionDebate: Sticks and stones might break India's bones but words will never hurt itIronically, sedition charges were even applied by a trial judge against finance cum information broadcasting minister Arun Jaitley for criticising the Supreme Court’s judgement quashing the National Judicial Appointments Commission.
Sep 23, 2015
Bombay HC has not stayed circular on sedition, claims Maharashtra govtMaharashtra home department claimed that the Bombay HC had not stayed its controversial circular on sedition.
Sep 22, 2015
Bombay High Court asks Maharashtra govt not to act on sedition circular, state says its lost in translationIn a setback to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court on Tuesday directed it not to implement its controversial circular on sedition till October 20 even as the administration said the letter got lost in translation and promised to bring a revised version.
Apr 23, 2015
Ten cartoons by Aseem Trivedi explain the importance of net neutralityAseem Trivedi, cartoonist and free speech activist has now come up with 10 cartoons on net neutrality urging the need to save the Internet.
Mar 25, 2015
SC scraps Section 66A: A progressive move, say lawyers, activistsLawyers struggling to preserve freedom of expression have welcomed decision to scrap Section 66A of the IT Act and hoped that with the "landmark judgement" would help prevent the "abuse" of the "draconian law".
Mar 24, 2015
Timeline: From Palgarh girls to Aseem Trivedi, the biggest casualties of section 66AIt was a victorious day for free speech as the Supreme Court scrapped the controversial Section 66A of the IT Act on Tuesday. The verdict was a crucial one as it would impact the way Indians would use Internet and their right to free speech.