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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......

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......

Microsoft denies global censorship of China-related searches

Microsoft Corp denied on Wednesday it was omitting websites from its Bing search engine results for users outside China after a Chinese rights group said the US firm was censoring material the......

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......

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......

'It's hard to believe my wonderful journey is coming to an end'

In his long and illustrious career Sachin Tendulkar was a man of few words, and even fewer emotions. However, even as he retired from international cricket he could neither hold back his emotions......

Players' union refuses to play 2022 World Cup in summer in Qatar

The world soccer players' union, FIFPro, will urge its members to boycott the 2022 World Cup if it is played in Qatar's summer, vice-president Philippe Piat said on Tuesday."We will not play in the......
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Q. i have freedom of speech , why some people just come over here to criticize other
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Q. It is a matter of freedom of expression.Any control over it is violation.
Afsa Kausar:  A. they are habitual more

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American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Stance on Public Photography Highlights Inconsistent Positions on Freedom of Speech

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), which claims on its Web site to "preserve the individual rights and liberties... ...

http://www.itnewsonline.com/prnewswire/DRN:-American-Civil-Liberties-Union-(ACLU)-Stance-on-Public-Photography-Highlights-Inconsistent-Positions-on-Freedom-of-Speech/335689
Despite ban on Moeen Ali, more cricketer to raise voice on 'Gaza and Palestine'

New Delhi : Despite ban on England all-rounder Moeen Ali for wearing wristband with 'Save Gaza' and 'Free Palestine' slogans... ...

http://www.indiatvnews.com/sports/cricket/despite-ban-on-moeen-ali-more-cricketer-to-raise-voice--12401.html
Dealing with India's right-wing cultural outrage machine

How lucky are we that the crowning glories of classical Indian literature such as Vatsayana, Kalidasa or Jayadeva were not born in 21st century... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/dealing-with-india-s-right-wing-cultural-outrage-machine/article1-1246197.aspx
Will Google allow you to be forgotten?

The EU court ordered Google to remove a link that appeared on a search on Mario Costeja Gonzalez, whose house had been sold to pay off debt, so... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/xnqvm3ZzUjGAY8RIcO54BO/Will-Google-allow-you-to-be-forgotten.html
Don't close off the doors to knowledge

TRIPS is the acronym for the agreement on trade-related aspects of intellectual property rights (IPRs) that was bulldozed through by rich nations... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=64003

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