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Supreme Court scraps 'unconstitutional' Sec 66A, no jail for offensive posts

  In a landmark judgement upholding freedom of expression, the Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a provision in the cyber law which provides power to arrest a person for posting allegedly......

Where's our freedom of expression?

Just because one can (so far) criticise the government, or expose a corruption scandal, or question bureaucrats, does not mean we have freedom of speech, argues Sherna Gandhy. Just how valuable......

Threat to freedom of expression a threat to media: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the media to accept the challenges of threat to freedom of expression posed by certain quarters. "In a democracy, we realise the importance of freedom......

'Modi a poster boy of India's failure to punish the violent'

Two top members of a US Congress-constituted commission on religious freedom have expressed sadness over nomination of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime......

Jaipur Lit Fest begins with call for freedom of expression

After a raging row that forced Salman Rushdie to keep away last year, this year's Jaipur Literature Festival kicked off to a peaceful start amidst tight security with overriding sentiments......

Why Internet freedom is under threat

As the people of Egypt are finding out, the Net is about freedom -- to share creative ideas, to express dissent and oppose repression, says Rajni Bakshi. President Hosni Mubarak cut off the......

What Nasscom has to say on Net neutrality

Coming out strongly in support of Net neutrality, the National Association of Software and Services Companies on Wednesday said any discrimination in giving access to Internet amounts to violation......

Splitting India into many Internets

'Where will the next 200 million users that will come online in India prefer to go? Will they buy a data pack, or will they use the free Internet?' 'What will happen when most of the Internet in......

The impending broadband wars

Soon, India will have to deal with the question of whether broadband service providers are 'common carriers', like highways, notes Ajit Balakrishnan.  While we in India are busy fighting over......

'Opposition misleading farmers over land Bill'

The BJP also claimed senior Congress leaders were divided on the issue of supporting the land Bill Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said at a public rally in Punjab that efforts were being......

'Some Censor Board members are misusing their authority. It shames me'

'We don’t want to interfere in the running of the CBFC' 'Motives of people taking up issues may not be reflective of the certification process in the CBFC. Their motive may be......

'Forget 50, I don't feel like 40! I have still not reached 22'

'When I see someone I think of them as aunty and uncle. I forget I am the same age, because in my mind I am still 18.' Aamir Khan gets ready for a milestone birthday. Unlike every year, Aamir Khan......

'India's Daughter should not be banned'

'Banning the film is an unfortunate response and does great injustice to Nirbhaya's parents, who have supported the film and to the brave young men and women who forced the government to set up the......

'#IndiasDaughter is a wake up call. It doesn't shame the nation'

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: The Indian government has blocked the broadcast of the documentary India's Daughter and several celebrities turned to Twitter to......

Get ready to make money with Shah Rukh Khan!

Shah Rukh Khan will return to television after four years, and he’s quite excited with his new game show, India Poochega Sabse Shaana Kaun. “India Poochega Sabse Shaana......

'Ishant has performed at the most important time'

'Everyone takes their own time to discover themselves, everyone's way of feeling that expression of freedom on the field comes at a different time. The important thing is he is stepping up.' India......

'Chennai Super Kings have the upper hand going by their record'

Delhi Daredevils' captain JP Duminy With a new-look side at his disposal, Delhi Daredevils skipper Jean-Paul Duminy conceded that two-time champions Chennai Super Kings have an upper......

New Zealand turn their attention to knockout rounds

'Anything in the past is quickly forgotten' Brendon McCullum of New Zealand leads the team off the field. Photograph: Phil Walter/Getty Images New Zealand will not be shelving the aggressive game......

'Team India is doing well because this is a batsman's World Cup'

India's Shikhar Dhawan (right) celebrates a milestone as Virat Kohli looks on. Photograph: Getty Images Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott says the Indian team is doing well because......

'I try to capitalise on the batsman's insecurities'

India's R Ashiwn during a practice session. Photograph: Getty Images Ravichandran Ashwin loves a good fight and that's the reason he is more excited than intimidated at the prospect of......
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Ashwin backs himself on the big stage

Provided by Wisden "When I go out to play the game, I tell myself if I excel, I excel. If I don't excel, I don't want to exist in a normal beat,"... ...

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Amit Shah

Guwahati, April 26 BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday expressed confidence that his party will win next year's assembly polls in Assam and assured... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a546664.html
Pakistani Taliban blames govt for rights activist murder

Karachi, Apr 26 (PTI) The Pakistani Taliban today blamed government agencies for the killing of prominent social rights activist Sabeen Mahmud, as... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/5961760_Pakistani-Taliban-blames-govt-for-rights-activist-murder-.html
NIXI against Airtel Zero, Internet.org

NEW DELHI: National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI), a body under the IT Ministry, today said it strongly supports Net Neutrality and any move by... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tech/tech-news/Net-neutrality-NIXI-against-Airtel-Zero-Internet-org/articleshow/47059239.cms
U.S. Deeply Regrets Burundi's Disregard for the Arusha Agreement

The United States deeply regrets the decision by Burundi's ruling party, the National Council for the Defense of DemocracyForces for the Defense of... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/us-deeply-regrets-burundis-disregard-arusha-agreement

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