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'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......

Is freedom of speech a principle worth defending?

Freedom of expression cannot be constrained when it comes to books and encouraged when it comes to violence, says Mitali Saran. The drama about cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, tossed in the clink by......

Aseem Trivedi and the guardians of good taste

The problem with the debate on freedom of speech and expression in India is that we don't debate what is "reasonable restriction" and what is censorship. We examine every cartoon, painting, film......

'Railways is not the property of a person or party'

If a minister does not have the freedom of expression, it is anything but democracy. It is a sad day for the very foundations of Indian democracy, former railway minister Dinesh Trivedi tells......

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......

Rajan bats for more freedom to state-run banks

Batting for greater autonomy to state-run lenders, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Monday said the government should look at them as truly ‘independent entities’ that take their own......

Retail trade in derivatives: Is there really a problem?

Before considering reducing the freedom of private investors in the derivatives market, we need to check if the maladies in markets elsewhere exist in India, says Susan Thomas. In a recent......

Will persuade the WTO membership issue: Govt

Asserting its sovereign duty to protect the fundamental right of citizens to life and livelihood, India on Tuesday expressed confidence that it will be able to persuade the WTO membership to......

What Reliance's takeover of Network 18 means for media

With Mukesh Ambani taking over Network 18, the space for disseminating a diverse range of views could shrink, feels Paranjoy Guha Thakurta. Now that India's richest man Mukesh D Ambani is formally......

Why films give me hope in these times of war

What happens when two teenagers -- one Israeli and one Palestinian -- discover that they were accidentally switched at birth? The Other Son is a wonderful vision of Israel and Palestine. There is......

'Sex exists. Dear India, deal with it'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Several Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter to express their disagreement over Health Minister Harsh Vardhan's statement that......

Cannes 2014: Of winners, Indian presence and the fest's rich history

All the buzz from the recently-concluded French Film Festival. As near a consensus as ever possible in Cannes was reached last night when a remote part of Anatolia, Turkey, hit centre stage in......

'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......

Rahul Dravid delivers the Dilip Sardesai memorial lecture

Rahul Dravid speaks at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture. Photograph: Reuben Varghese/Rediff.com   Former India skipper Rahul Dravid spoke at the Dilip Sardesai Memorial Lecture at the......

'I stand vindicated,' says Lalit Modi, after passport restoration order

Former Indian Premier League Commissioner Lalit Modi took to Twitter on Wednesday after the Delhi high court ordered restoration of his passport, thanking the people who stood by him. "I want to......
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Nauty
Q. Generally, why do people we need the most in our lives always leave ??
Nauty:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/generally-why-do-people-we-need-the-most-in-our-lives-always/27275857/answers/

new moon
Q. what does freedom mean to you ?
New Moon:  A. The philosophical question "What is the meaning of life?" means different things to different people. The vagueness of the query is...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-does-freedom-mean-to-you-/27218606/answers/27275864

nasiruddin ahmed
Q. It is true that Indian Media has sold itself to political parties and Corrupted Capitalist???It is also true all ownes of media are either political leaders or corrupt Capitalist, whose main intention is to flourish their Politics and Business.
Nasiruddin Ahmed:  A. Freedom of thought and expression more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/it-is-true-that-indian-media-has-sold-itself-to-political-pa/27211036/answers/27218616

tragedy king
Q. He just disconnected my call.. the president. Has he gone insane?
Tragedy King:  A. Is it Q or on more brainwashing slogan.Anyway, itz to be called Democratic & freedom of expression if I do it and if itz u, then u hv been...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/he-just-disconnected-my-call..-the-president.-has-he-gone-in/27185720/answers/27211051

tragedy king
Q. He just disconnected my call.. the president. Has he gone insane?
Tragedy King:  A. First let me say the election was very much about race. It was also about gender. This was about breaking away from the old business as usual...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/he-just-disconnected-my-call..-the-president.-has-he-gone-in/27185721/answers/27185763

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When was the last time you wrote?

This is not an article checking your writing skills nor am I here to give you brownie points for your ability to text, Whatsapp and BBM. This is... ...

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UN rights office urges review of Malaysia's colonial-era Sedition Act

New York, Sept 16 (IBNS) The United Nations human rights office on Tuesday urged Malaysian authorities to immediately stop investigations and... ...

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Ranjana Kumari

PUNE: Ranjana Kumari, crusader for women's rights and Director of Centre for Social Research, Delhi, batted for 50 per cent reservation for women... ...

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The Zen of Repetition

Thinking is usually a mixture of words, sentences, mental images and sensations. Thoughts are visitors, who visit the central station of the mind.... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/lifestyle/spirituality/The-Zen-of-Repetition/2014/09/21/article2439325.ece
The New Pundits of Fusion

Selva Ganesh, to paraphrase Mick Jagger, can't get no satisfaction. The Chennai-based world-renowned musician has conquered musical territories... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/The-New-Pundits-of-Fusion/2014/09/21/article2439269.ece

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