Freedom Of Speech

  • After '60,000 views in 20 hours' narendramodiplans.com taken down 17-07-2013 12:29 PM

    Update 2: Rahul Roushan, editor Faking News, explains why he thinks narendramodiplans.com's motives seem suspect. Update: The narendramodiplans.com domain name now leads to a 404 GitHub page. In an email response to IBNLive, the creator of the website declined to elaborate upon the reasons behind taking down the site and...
  • Watch artist Anish Kapoor's 'Gangnam for Freedom' 23-11-2012 11:00 AM

    New Delhi: British artist of Indian origin, Anish Kapoor, has made his own version of a music video which features the global super hit number 'Gangnam Style' by Korean rap sensation Psy in support of Chinese dissident Ai Weiwei and to promote freedom of speech and expression. Kapoor's version of...
  • Girls' arrest: Sibal blames enforcement agencies, not the law 20-11-2012 09:54 AM

    New Delhi: The arrest of two girls in Maharashtra for a Facebook post in which they criticised the closure of Mumbai over Bal Thackeray's death has become a national talking point. The event has outraged people all over the country who are now looking for answers from the state as...
  • Freedom of speech, expression non negotiable: Tewari 17-11-2012 04:40 AM

    New Delhi: Freedom of speech and expression are non negotiable entities and there is a need to find a "golden mean" between this freedom and reasonable restrictions, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Friday said. "I think at that at the end of the day there will be anybody...
  • FTN: Is freedom of speech an absolute right? 13-10-2011 11:50 PM

    Bhagat Singh Kranti Sena members on Wednesday attacked Prashant Bhushan over his comment on Kashmir. ...
  • Is freedom of speech an absolute right?

    Tonight at 10 pm, Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts if freedom of speech is an absolute right. ...
  • Bhushan attack a sign of growing intolerance? 12-10-2011 10:47 PM

    Senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan was attacked by three men for his comments on the removal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act from the Kashmir Valley. ...
  • Bhushan attack: Alternate views unacceptable? 12-10-2011 09:19 PM

    New Delhi: In the backdrop of the shocking attack on senior lawyer and Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan, the question that arises is whether this is another example of how our society is getting even more intolerant. Many attempts have been made in the past to muzzle free speech. On...