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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 11, 2017
Fake news and free speech gave us Adolf Hitler in the 1930s: Why should 2017 be any different?Fake news is a menace not because it spreads misinformation, which is does, but because it’s fiction that breathes life into our innermost prejudices.
Apr 07, 2017
Twitter sues US govt for demanding identity of an account criticising Trump's policiesA U.S. government demand that Twitter reveals the identity of an account criticising President Donald Trump's immigration policies gave the company a chance to assume one of its favourite roles: defender of free speech.
Apr 07, 2017
Germany threatens social media companies with up to 50mn Euro fine if offensive posts aren't taken downGermany on Wednesday took the European lead in cracking down against hate speech and fake news, threatening social media giants with fines of up to 50 million euros if they fail to remove offensive posts promptly.
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 13, 2017
Tim Berners-Lee: Data privacy, fake news and political advertising are the bane of the World Wide Web28 years, later, what does Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the world wide web, think of his creation? Here's what he has to say.
Mar 09, 2017
Talks on Teesta Setalvad's memoir cancelled: Free speech is under threat, we need to take a standEarlier this week, Oxford Bookstore, located at Connaught Place in the heart of Delhi, cancelled a scheduled discussion on the activist Teesta Setalvad’s recently released memoirs.
Mar 05, 2017
Delhi: Oxford bookstore cancels discussion on Teesta Setalvad's memoir citing 'volatile situation'The Oxford Bookstore in Delhi's Connaught Place has cancelled a discussion on activist Teesta Setalvad's recently-released book, Foot Soldier of the Constitution, citing the 'volatile situation' in the capital and the ongoing Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election
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 22, 2017
Ramjas College protests: Ideological conflicts going too far; let's bring back sanity to campusesWhy wouldn't Umar Khalid and Shehla Rashid speak at a seminar in Ramjas College? Were the college authorities doing enough to stop members of ABVP from disrupting the lecture?