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PMO refuses to disclose Bose files; CIC reserves order

The Prime Minister's Office has told the Central Information Commission that it cannot declassify files related to freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose as it will adversely affect relations with......

Secret documents reveal US army predicted rise of IS

Secret documents obtained from freedom of information requests have revealed that the United States army predicted the rise of the Islamic State militant group even before it started making......

We don't need religious freedom lectures from the US

'Your constant reiteration on the lack of religious freedom in India has sown doubts about the kind of information that you are being fed and based on which you seem to be making adverse......

Sikh rights group seeks info on Obama's decision to invite PM

A US-based Sikh rights group has filed a request under the Freedom of Information Act seeking documents relating to the Obama administration's decision to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a......

'Govt will not interfere with freedom of the press': Javadekar

Minister of state for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar on Friday said that the National Democratic Alliance government would not interfere with freedom of the press under any......

Is the largest biometric database in the world also its leakiest?

The need of the hour, as the Supreme Court readies to rule on the constitutionality of Aadhaar, is for the UIDAI to fix the bugs, says Geetanjali Krishna, in the second and final part of her......

Pandering of so-called wilful defaulters is peculiar to India

Despite the Indian government’s recent efforts, anecdotal evidence indicates that there has been little change in the extortionist behaviour of a significant proportion of tax and police......

How to give board the freedom to run Infy

The time is ripe to accede to the founders' plea to declassify them as promoters. Image: A file photograph of Infosys founders (Left to right): Nandan Nilekani, S Gopalakrishnan, N R Narayana......

Meet Ajit Pai, the man at the center of the US net neutrality debate

The chief of America's Federal Communications Commission is not a fan of net neutrality.So what's his vision of communications and digital policy in these times?We find out... IMAGE: Ajit Pai at a......

Designing a flag for an upcoming revolution

Ajit Balakrishnan envisions a flag to capture the spirit of the impending conflicts of the Information Age. IMAGES: The flag designed by Pingali Venkayya in 1921 to rally Indians around the......

'It is a very tough time to be a film-maker in this country'

'What is happening is worse than Talibanisation.''There is no way a film-maker can fight these fringe groups, these extra-constitutional authorities.' IMAGE: 'Imagine what kind of negotiation you......

Review: Rage turns into beauty in Kadvi Hawa

'Don't let anybody tell you that Kadvi Hawa is a manifesto for the fight against climate change or that it's an austere, unforgiving, movie.''This is an intensely felt, beautifully expressed, piece......

What does the government have against Nude and S Durga?

Every time a filmmaker wishes to explore history or religion on his or her terms, self-appointed experts and limelight-seeking zealots swoop in to protest. Extreme prejudices are formed without......

Why Deepika Padukone is angry

'This has to stop NOW and action must be taken!' Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati has been immersed in controversies since it was announced, with fringe Hindu organisations taking umbrage at......

'Independence is a state of mind we Indians have not understood'

'Freedom of expression is not a freedom to abuse those who do not agree with you.''It is also about being liberated from prejudices and intolerance.''To me, freedom is the right to be who I am and......

Sports Shorts: Shubhankar makes cut in Abu Dhabi

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Friday. IMAGE: India golfer Shubhankar Sharma in action. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images Shubhankar Sharma assured himself of......

US Sikh student ejected from soccer game for wearing turban

A Sikh student in the US state of Pennsylvania was allegedly removed from a high school-level soccer game by the referee for wearing a turban, according to media reports. Officials from the......
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Proposal to recognise Marathi as classical language being

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has assured that his government is pursuing the demand that Marathi be granted the status of... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/proposal-to-recognise-marathi-as-classical-language-being-118021700471_1.html
Guj will bring bill to tame haters on social media

The Gujarat government is set to present a bill that is expected to curb the spread of hate messages on social media. The bill will be tabled in... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/ahmedabad/report-guj-will-bring-bill-to-tame-haters-on-social-media-2585483
UK judge refuses to withdraw warrant against Assange

In a huge setback to Julian Assange, a British court on Tuesday for the second time ruled that a United Kingdom arrest warrant against the... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/uk-judge-refuses-to-withdraw-warrant-against-assange/20180213.htm
How should India deal with Pakistan?

'We need to be in a perpetual state of aggression, and able to swiftly change the goal posts to keep Pakistan in a state of imbalance,' argues... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/how-should-india-deal-with-pakistan/20180213.htm
Passing off WhatsApp forwards as facts

'Those who have followed politics even when there was no Twitter know what the word 'jumlebaaz' means,' says Utkarsh Mishra. IMAGE: Mahatma Gandhi... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/pm-passing-off-whatsapp-forwards-as-facts/20180212.htm

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