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Mar 20, 2019
In blog, Narendra Modi hits out at Congress over press freedom, gives kettle room to launch counterattack on potPrime Minister Narendra Modi took to his blog to hit out at the Congress in a post titled 'Institutional respect and Institutional contempt - two contrasting approaches'
Mar 14, 2019
Bengali film withdrawn from theatres: Absence of industry biggies at protest proves Mamata's clout is undiminished in TollywoodSupporters for Anik Dutta's film Bhabishyater Bhoot, which disappeared from Kolkata theatres a day after its release, marched down the streets of the city.
Mar 06, 2019
Phishing attacks on Egyptian activists likely to have been carried out by Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi govt, claims Amnesty InternationalDozens of Egyptian activists, rights defenders and journalists have been targeted by phishing attacks in the last two months, likely by President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi's government, claims Amnesty International
Mar 01, 2019
Social media companies must ensure platforms not misused to weaken country's morale, says Ravi Shankar PrasadUnion minister Ravi Shankar Prasad warned social media firms not to allow their platforms to be abused for 'weakening the morale of the country'
Feb 18, 2019
Anik Dutta's Bhobishyoter Bhoot pulled from Kolkata theatres; but by whom, and why, remain a mysteryIn bhadralok Bengal, the disappearance of Bhobishyoter Bhoot has been done without any unseemly hungama. This disappearance comes with no finger prints.
Jan 10, 2019
Google can choose to limit 'Right to be forgotten' to EU, says top court adviserUnder EU law, individuals can request that a search engine remove certain links from its search results.
Dec 06, 2018
TM Krishna on backlash against dissenting voices: 'Hatred being perpetuated under cover of democracy'TM Krishna is among the leading Carnatic music vocalists and public intellectuals of our time. The Magsaysay Awardee has been in the news recently for repudiating attempts to communalise Carnatic music — a stance that has made him, even more, the target of right wing trolls
Oct 04, 2018
Baba Ramdev book ban: Through her judgment, Delhi HC judge Anu Malhotra has let everyone read the juicy bits for freeDelhi High Court judge Anu Malhotra’s decision to reproduce content from Priyanka Pathak's book on Baba Ramdev, that she herself ordered excised, as part of the judgment, is a great step forward for judicial transparency
Sep 30, 2018
'Rising tide of violence, surveillance': Freedom of expression severely deteriorated under Modi govt, says PEN InternationalIn a report on intolerance in India, PEN International has urged the government to amend laws that curb freedom of expression.
Sep 25, 2018
Karma is, indeed, a bitch; but there’s more to the Abhijit Iyer-Mitra and Konark Temple battleAbhijit Iyer-Mitra's purported crime is describing the iconic Konark temple as a "humple", based on the explicit representations of sex on its façade.