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'Move to pulp my book foretells worsening free speech in India'

American Indologist Wendy Doniger, the author of “The Hindus: An Alternative History”, whose copies will now be withdrawn by the Penguin Books India following a court-backed settlement......

'Banning opinion polls a mindless, evidence-less attempt to curb free speech'

"Let us assume that opinion polls do affect voting behaviour in some way or the other. What is wrong with that? Don't political speeches affect voting behaviour? Don't editorials affect voting......

The programmer who came in from the cold

Whether history will remember Edward Snowden as a traitor to his country or as a champion for free speech and less intrusive government is hard to tell, but the issues he has brought into focus......

Modi backers stage 'funeral of free speech' near Wharton

A group of Indian Americans, appalled by Wharton India Economic Forum's withdrawal of invitation to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, staged a demonstration near the Wharton School where the......

China envoys trying to limit free speech in US: Lawmakers

Accusing Chinese diplomats stationed in the United States of attempting to limit free speech, US lawmakers have said that a recent move to push a little known American city to remove a mural on......

Why Modi can no longer remain silent on India's economy

Since Narendra Modi is now free of campaign speeches for at least two months, he needs to speak his mind on macroeconomic policy. The just-concluded Assembly elections in five states reinforced a......

Hungry or not, BPL families to get a free phone!

There had been speculation that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh would announce, in his Independence Day speech, a new scheme called "Har Hath Mein Phone" (a phone in every hand) to give a handset......

Why govt must NOT focus on slum-free India

In his recent Budget speech, the finance minister reiterated the government's plans to make India "slum-free" within five years. This mantra is now being chanted in many urban-related conferences.......

PM on how to build a poverty-free India

This is the text of the speech ofPrime Minister Manmohan Singh at 92nd annual conference of the Indian Economic Association, Bhubaneshwar: I have also personally known many of the stalwarts who......

US court limits defamation scope in Internet case

In what was hailed as a victory for free speech on the Internet, a US appeals court ruled on Tuesday that a person who distributes another's e-mail cannot be sued for libel based on its content.The......

US radio flags down Jethro Tull

Free speech in the Land Of The Free comes with a big price tag, and it is Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson turn to pay. WCHR-FM, a New Jersey radio station, announced it would sing along to an......

Review: Happy New Year is drab

Happy New Year is watchable in parts but its three hours and plus running time makes it woefully difficult, says Sukanya Verma. If absurdity is the definition of humour, I’d rather see......

'Indian cricket's colourful story is still being written'

'What is true khadoos? Stubborn? Dogged? Unyielding? Relentless? Or something in between that? Or all of it together?' 'Just like you can't translate it, you can't teach a kid to be khadoos either.......
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aam aadmi
Q. AK could travel peacefully in lawless state of UP , but was detained for no reason in Shinning peaceful Gujarat ?
Aam Aadmi:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/ak-could-travel-peacefully-in-lawless-state-of-up--but-was-d/27178413/answers/

prabirb
Q. What is your defination of a happy life ?
Prabirb:  A. I have visited Gujarat earlier n found the people to be very co operative.But the attack on Kejriwal proved that BJP can not tolerate any...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-your-defination-of-a-happy-life-/27161510/answers/27178426

online politics
Q. free food, free tea, free rail bus bare for rallies , is this masses want ,are they so cheap?
Online Politics:  A. Happy', full of colorjoyfulThe term g@y e was originally used, until well into the mid-twentyth century, primarily to refer to feelings of being...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/free-food-free-tea-free-rail-bus-bare-for-rallies--is-this-m/27094705/answers/27161520

ankit chauhan
Q. those parties used to give alcohol and take votes , today asking votes for chais/tea , good to see the change ?
Ankit Chauhan:  A. Lollllzzzzzz probably u should ask Kejariwal this Q. Ppl. pay money to attend Modi's speech :P more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/those-parties-used-to-give-alcohol-and-take-votes--today-ask/27093588/answers/27094717

  Web results for Free Speech
Will artists skip studio support after Sony scandal?

Los Angeles: Sony's decision to cancel "The Interview" in the face of terrorist threats is already affecting the way Hollywood does business. It... ...

http://ibnlive.in.com/news/will-artists-skip-studio-support-after-sony-scandal/518919-11.html
HK Protesters Prevented From Meeting Xi at Macau

A group of Hong Kong's pro-democracy activists today made a vain bid to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping to highlight their demand for free... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/HK-Protesters-Prevented-From-Meeting-Xi-at-Macau/873498
Kenya's Kenyatta signs security law despite protests

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta (L) walks back after inspecting a military parade … NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/kenyas-kenyatta-signs-security-law-despite-protests-105805367.html
A Portrait of the Statesman as Reconciler

Open Essay Bharat Ratna or not, Atal Bihari Vajpayee matters more in the age of Narendra Modi Till this day, I remember rather vividly that... ...

http://www.openthemagazine.com/article/voices/a-portrait-of-the-statesman-as-reconciler
Now or Never Pakistan!

05:26 pm In light of the recent terrorist attack on a military school in Peshawar, Pakistan and the rest of the world was shocked by the dastardly... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/eradicate-terrorism-now-or-never-pakistan/

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