freedom of speech

What the arrest of Prashant Kanojia means for freedom of speech in India

What the arrest of Prashant Kanojia means for freedom of speech in India

The recent arrest of Delhi-based freelance journalist Prashant Kanojia, who was arrested for allegedly sharing an objectionable post on U...Read More

Go to Pakistan if you want to celebrate it: Goa CM

Go to Pakistan if you want to celebrate it: Goa CM

Panaji: One cannot criticise the country in the name of freedom of speech and those who want to celebrate Pakistan can go there, Chief Mi...Read More

There’s no respect for freedom of speech in BJP: Rahul Gandhi

There’s no respect for freedom of speech in BJP: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Expressing concern over the health of a Manipur-based journalist who is under detention, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Fr...Read More

Free speech vs contempt of court

Free speech vs contempt of court

Freedom of speech is the anti-thesis of contempt of court. And the father-son duo of Shanti and Prashant Bhushan know this very well. Thi...Read More

Archbishops like judges enjoy free speech

Archbishops like judges enjoy free speech

Supreme Court judges and archbishops do not surrender their right to freedom of speech and expression on assuming office. This is why the...Read More

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Bhopal: AIIMS ex- student leader begins foot march to Delhi

Bhopal: Raising the issue of freedom of speech, AIIMS former student union president began foot march to Delhi on Thursday, the World Pre...Read More

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Bhopal: Ex-student of AIIMS leader to foot march to Delhi for freedom of speech

Bhopal: Demanding ‘restoration’ of freedom of speech, All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) students’ union former president wil...Read More

Flashback 2017: A quick recap of the year that was

Flashback 2017: A quick recap of the year that was

It is again that time of the year, when no matter how big or small you are, you want to reflect over the past year and think about things...Read More

‘Padmavati’ deferred: Filmmakers question freedom of expression

‘Padmavati’ deferred: Filmmakers question freedom of expression

Mumbai: As the makers of “Padmavati” have announced to defer the release of the film from its December 1 date, a string of filmmakers hav...Read More

Supreme Court referees to a five-judge constitution bench issues related to free speech

Supreme Court referees to a five-judge constitution bench issues related to free speech

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday referred to a five-judge constitution bench questions like whether a public functionary or a min...Read More

Indian-American comedian mocks Trump at WHCD show

Indian-American comedian mocks Trump at WHCD show

Washington, As he made fun of President Donald Trump, Indian-American stand-up comedian Hasan Minhaj said that one has such a freedom onl...Read More

Press responsible for upholding free speech: PM Narendra Modi

Press responsible for upholding free speech: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday stressed on the need for freedom of speech for the press and said external control o...Read More

Freedom of speech being ‘suppressed’: Sule on NDTV ban

Freedom of speech being ‘suppressed’: Sule on NDTV ban

Mumbai: NCP MP Supriya Sule has condemned the one-day ban on NDTV India over its coverage of the Pathankot terror attack, saying freedom ...Read More

RSS defamation case: Rahul Gandhi must face trial, says SC

RSS defamation case: Rahul Gandhi must face trial, says SC

New Delhi: Signalling major trouble for Rahul Gandhi, the Supreme Court on Tuesday rapped the Congress vice-president in connection with ...Read More

Don’t misuse freedom of speech: Adityanath to Kanhaiya

Don’t misuse freedom of speech: Adityanath to Kanhaiya

Balrampur: Condemning the February 9 event that took place in the Jawaharlal Nehru University, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Yogi Adity...Read More

Intolerance row: 24 filmmakers return their National Awards

Intolerance row: 24 filmmakers return their National Awards

Mumbai: As many as 24 National Award winning filmmakers returned their awards on Thursday to protest against the growing intolerance and ...Read More

Put reasonable restriction on freedom of speech: Jaitley

Put reasonable restriction on freedom of speech: Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday made a strong pitch for “reasonable restrictions” on freedom of speech and expression ...Read More

Section 66A quashing a victory for Internet users: IAMAI 

Section 66A quashing a victory for Internet users: IAMAI 

New Delhi: Applauding the Supreme Court’s quashing of Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000 on Tuesday, stakeholders among ...Read More

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IT Act does not curb freedom of expression: Centre to SC

New Delhi: The Centre has told the Supreme Court that the controversial provision in the cyber law under which two girls in Maharashtra w...Read More

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Kazakhstan bans opposition TV channel

Astana: A Kazakh court has closed the opposition TV channel K-Plus and blocked its online resources, the International Foundation for the...Read More

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