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'We will protest against anything we find offensive'

Freedom of speech does not mean you can write or say anything and everything. You cannot hurt the sentiments of the people on the pretext of freedom of speech, says Dinanath Batra, one of the main......

'Nandy's comments can't be justified as freedom of speech'

K Satyanarayana, Dalit scholar, activist and associate professor in the Department of Cultural Studies, English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, tells Ravichandran Chakkiliyan of Dalit......

I've been backstabbed, portrayed as criminal: Yeddyurappa

Former Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa chose not to target his political opponents in his speech at the Freedom Park in Bengaluru. A mellow Yeddyurappa spoke to the point about his......

I've been backstabbed, portrayed as criminal: Yeddyurappa

Former Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa chose not to target his political opponents in his speech at the Freedom Park in Bengaluru. A mellow Yeddyurappa spoke to the point about his future......

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......

10 most dangerous places to work

Children dressed in costume sit together during a party celebrating. Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters A recent MBA graduate, Puneet Kohli, got a job offer from a global commodity giant to join their......

Failure to clinch global customs deal could affect other talks: WTO

Failure to reach a global customs rules deal could have a 'considerable impact' on other areas of global trade negotiation, World Trade Organization Director-General Roberto Azevedo said on Monday......

Economic Survey's agricultural road map better than Budget's

Farmers’ mandis can come up with private investment, for example, if these are included in the permitted list of activities under corporate social responsibility. Competition in the business......

Freedom of press should not be ruled by politicians, corporates: Trai

Raising concerns about freedom of the press in India, Rahul Khullar, chairman of TRAI believes, big corporates and heavyweight politicians who own media firms are calling the shots in newsrooms.......

Why AAP is not very popular with India Inc

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has to deal with 3 powerful enemies: the media, the political establishment, and business houses.  Dear Mr Kejriwal,Every once in a while the world witnesses a......

'Thank you, Sir Richard, for focusing world attention on India'

'That night -- when Gandhi won Best Picture at the 1983 Oscars belonged to India and it meant a lot to a young student like me who was trying to establish his Indian identity among the Americans......

Box Office boost for Oscar-winning movies?

Arthur J Pais analyses Oscar 2014 big wins and losses.  For months now, audiences have been watching the riveting 12 Years a Slave with palpitating hearts and seething emotions at......

Anushka: May all your dreams come true!

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Bollywood stars turned to Twitter to wish their fans and followers. Here's what they said: Anushka Sharma: ‘Happy New Year y'all......

'Supreme Court verdict on gay sex is unfair!'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Several Bollywood celebrities turned to Twitter to express their disappointment over Supreme Court’s verdict to criminalise gay......

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......

Protest in press room not podium, IOC tells athletes at Sochi Olympics

Athletes at the Winter Olympics in Sochi may be punished for making statements on the podium against Russia's anti-gay laws or human rights record but can do so at news conferences without fear of......

Japan PM may attend Sochi Games, China says no plans to meet Xi

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may attend the opening ceremony for the Sochi Winter Olympics, but China has ruled out any formal meeting with President Xi Jinping whose attendance at the Games......
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Hong Kong students take democracy strike to government HQ

Hong Kong: Hong Kongstudents took their anti-Beijing strike to the government headquarters Tuesday, with hundreds gathering at the harbourside... ...

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Will Modi-Xi Succeed in Doing What Predecessors Couldn't?

(Siddharth Varadarajan is a Senior Fellow at the Centre for Public Affairs and Critical Theory, Shiv Nadar University) There are four ways of... ...

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'Feminism Has Become An Unpopular Word'

Emma Watson who was recently named a U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador gave an impassioned speech on feminism and gender at the U.N. Headquarters in... ...

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Youth slapped with sedition charges for not standing to national anthem, gets bail

Kerala high court on Monday granted bail to a youth, who was arrested and slapped with sedition charge because he did not stand up during the... ...

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Examining some key constitutional concerns

Comment · print · T T T+· T- CONSTITUTIONAL CONUNDRUMS — Challenges to India's Democratic Process: V. Venkatesan TOPICS The... ...

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