Twitter casts light on rationale behind labelling tweets; tech-rights group files suit to stop Trump's social media order
Twitter also issued a detailed thread outlining its policies and principles and their enforcement process while highlighting controversial tweets.
Sixteen Stormy Days: Tripurdaman Singh's account of the First Amendment to Indian Constitution makes for a compelling read
When did the executive branch begin to bend the judiciary to their (political) will in India and how? Sixteen Stormy Days, a new non-fiction book by Tripurdaman Singh, tries to answer this question — and address the long-term effects of the First Amendment to the Indian constitution.
Zuckerberg stood his ground, saying social media had introduced avenues for speech that should not be shut down.
Zuckerberg said that Facebook had introduced transformative avenues for speech that should not be shut down.
TikTok is also accused of being used by the Chinese government to censor politically sensitive content.
Facebook has come under fire for its lax approach to fake news reports and disinformation campaigns.
Judge orders White House to return press credentials to Jim Acosta; 'great day for journalism', says CNN
U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly ruled Friday morning, CNN is reporting, that the White House must immediately return CNN journalist Jim Acosta's press credentials taken away abruptly last week after a heated exchange between the US president and the CNN reporter.
Donald Trump administration defends president's decision to revoke press pass of CNN reporter Jim Acosta
The Donald Trump administration on Wednesday defended in court its decision to suspend the press pass of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, arguing that no journalist has the first amendment right to enter the White House
Greatness will elude India unless there's support for free speech; it's people not governments which make nation
Most Indians today believe that it is not only wrong to say certain things, but also that there should be no right to say them. Till we support restrictions on freedom of speech, true greatness will elude this nation, no matter how brilliant the individual at the helm may be.
US judge rejects Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Donald Trump, says president's tweet was 'rhetorical hyperbole'
Separately, Donald Trump was sued for defamation in 2017 by Summer Zervos, who was a contestant on Trump's former reality TV show "The Apprentice."
Donald Trump sued by free speech advocates on Twitter; US president blocked them over critical comments
New York: First Amendment advocates are suing President Donald Trump, saying some of his critics have been unconstitutionally blocked from following him on Twitter.
The Supreme Court is rejecting yet another call to decide whether Americans have a constitutional right to carry guns with them outside their homes.
The Trump administration moved to amend starting date of its proposed 90-day travel ban on people entering the United States
Trump's account recently blocked a number of accounts that replied to his tweets with commentary that criticized, mocked or disagreed with his actions.
Trump became the first president since Ronald Reagan in 1981 to skip the event — and Reagan was recovering from an assassination attempt.
When Donald Trump left out the news organisation that usually take on an adversarial role, he set a dangerous precedent.
What has escaped attention during the boiling outrage over Udta Punjab is the bizarre state of film censorship in India.
There is a deliberate attempt to keep India on the boil and Narendra Modi on the defensive; the JNU nonsense was intended to overshadow Make In India.
Facebook users who employ the website's "like" feature to show support for a political candidate engage in legally protected speech, a U.S. appeals court said...