Freedom Of Expression

  • Indian journalist beats Edward Snowden to win 2014 Google Digital Activism Award 21-03-2014 07:56 AM

    New Delhi: Journalist Shubhranshu Choudhary is the winner of the 2014 Google Digital Activism Award. Choudhary conceptualised CGNet Swara (Voice of Chhattisgarh), a mobile-phone service that allows citizens to post and listen to local reports in their local language using basic mobile phones. Shubhranshu Choudhary is a Knight International Journalism...
  • Manish Tewari's suggestion of licensing journalists is against freedom of expression: SAMC 23-08-2013 07:07 PM

    South Asia Media Commission on Friday said Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari's suggestion of licensing journalists was against the right of freedom of expression. It said media organisations would do well to formulate a credible plan for a mechanism at the professional level at the earliest as "the delay...
  • The closing of the Indian mind

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    The counter argument to narrow mindedness is missing From the Grand Mufti's fatwa against the all-girl band in Kashmir, to the now lifted ban ...

  • Everybody should have freedom of expression, says Shah Rukh Khan 08-02-2013 06:37 PM

    Shah Rukh Khan was in Delhi on February 7 to launch a new collection of ladies' watches by Tag Heuer. ...
  • The Last Word: Why is Indian society unable to stand up for freedom of expression? 06-02-2013 11:05 PM

    The VHP's women wing on Wednesday continued to disrupt an exhibition at Delhi Art Gallery saying it portrayed women in a bad way. ...
  • The hullabaloo over a cartoon

    After the Break |  Ashutosh
    What has happened to the nation? The Parliament is scared of cartoons while the government resents freedom of press. News broke on Friday that the...

  • FTN: Sri Aurobindo scholar may be asked to leave India: Are historians losing their Freedom of Expression?

    Sri Aurobindo scholar may be asked to leave India: Tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, are...
  • Netizens outsmart Gaddafi, subvert internet ban 28-02-2011 09:40 AM

    Mohamed Nabbousi, a technical wizard, managed to stream protests-related videos despite the ban on internet. ...
  • Govt can ban a newspaper, book: SC 06-05-2007 10:32 PM

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