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Outrage over murder of Gauri Lankesh

Slain journalist Gauri Lankesh was on Wednesday held up as a symbol of free speech and dissent, as journalists and activists across the country warned against treating her killing as an isolated......

Another students' march in Delhi, but this wasn't just about free speech

A students' march against the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh-affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad on Saturday featured issues beyond free speech, with "simmering discontent" against the......

Free speech: Don't let them finish off your rights

The right to protest, or to ensure words have consequences, or to deny repugnant ideas a platform you control, are as essential a part of the right to expression as any other, observes Mihir S......

'The times are bad': Ramjas scare threatens free speech

Fearing a Delhi University like violence on its campus, the Ambedkar University in the national capital has postponed an event marking the 26th anniversary of the alleged Kunan-Poshpora mass rape......

Are you free to express your thoughts in your country?

"Threats to freedom of speech, writing and action, though often trivial in isolation, are cumulative in their effect and, unless checked, lead to a general disrespect for the rights of......

How the I&B minister can clean up the media

The growth of a credible, objective news media business in India requires political will and a belief in free speech, says Vanita Kohli-Khandekar. On an hour-long Facebook interaction last week,......

How some SC judgements changed the game for corporate India

The 1995 judgment in the Union of India vs Cricket Association of Bengal case emphasised that free speech is essential for a successful democracy and citizens must have a plurality of views and a......

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......

'India is a great place to do business, come back. Jai Hind'

Businessman P C Mustafa wants Indian Americans to return home, Cognizant CEO Francisco D'Souza outlines how Indian tech companies could grow, Gaurav Dalmia has some investment recommendations while......

'Men are not allowing their wives to watch PadMan'

'I haven't given up on spreading awareness about toilet and female sanitation, and I won't give up on this either.' Photograph: Akshay Kumar in PadMan. Akshay Kumar seems happy with the response......

PadMan Review: Akshay crusades for a new cause

'PadMan has its premise in place. Now if only it had some wings,' says Sukanya Verma. IMAGE: Akshay Kumar and Sonam Kapoor in R Balki's PadMan Akshay Kumar is a man on a mission. Most of his......

Daredevils fired up by coach Ponting's goosebump-inducing speech

IMAGE: Ricky Ponting's 'go for the kill' approach can help Delhi Daredevils. Photograph: Delhi Daredevils/Twitter India batsman Shreyas Iyer feels the great Ricky Ponting's 'go for the kill'......

Sports Shorts: Kvitova outplays Mladenovic to lift title

A summary of sports events and sports persons who made news on Sunday. IMAGE: Double Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova last played in a final in June, when she won the title in Birmingham.......
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British MP, Indian community groups demand action over Indian flag desecration in UK

The British government is under growing pressure to take action against protesters behind the desecration of the Indian flag at Parliament Square... ...

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[U.S.A.], April 22 (ANI): A United States-based advocacy group, the Voice of Karachi, has requested Washington to exert pressure on Pakistan to... ...

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Dharmendra Pradhan announces free LPG for backward classes in Bihar

In a bid to promote Pradhan Mantri Ujwala Yojana (PMUY) scheme, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday announced free gas... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/dharmendra-pradhan-announces-free-lpg-for-backward-classes-in-bihar-118042000914_1.html
Congress asks EC to take action against Sanjay Patil

A Congress delegation on Friday met the Karnataka Chief Electoral Officer demanding strict action against BJP MLA Sanjay Patil for his 'Hindu Vs... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/congress-asks-ec-to-take-action-against-sanjay-patil-118042000459_1.html
Fortune names its World's 50 Greatest Leaders

The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas and other United States schools, Tim Cook, India’s Indira Jaising and Mukesh Ambani. The names... ...

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