Ashis Nandy

  • People should stand up for a culture of free expression, tolerance: Tharoor 03-02-2013 02:31 PM

    While speaking to Karan Thapar on this week's Devil's Advocate, Tharoor said that people are going out of their way to clamp down on cultural freedom in the name of religion. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 01-02-2013 11:52 PM

    Death penalty or life imprisonment for convicts in extreme cases is included in the ordinance, according to sources. ...
  • Unfortunate that courts need to tell artistes what or what not to say: Sanjoy Roy on Ashis Nandy 01-02-2013 03:43 PM

    Sanjoy Roy, the organiser of the Jaipur Film Festival also said that it was not enough to provide relief to Ashis Nandy by telling the police to not arrest him. The courts needed to do more, he said. ...
  • Sceptical about protests against 'Vishwaroopam': Ashis Nandy 01-02-2013 02:42 PM

    The sociologist, who got a major reprieve on Friday after the SC directed the police not to arrest him over his remarks on Dalits, said that it would be "nice to have some sceptical view on some of these protests". ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 31-01-2013 11:58 PM

    The CBI will be under the supervision of the Lokpal, while a public servant facing an inquiry by the Lokpal will be given an opportunity to be heard at the stage of the preliminary inquiry. ...
  • The Last Word: Is India weak in defending freedom of speech? 31-01-2013 10:50 PM

    Do the Ashis Nandy, Vishwaroopam and Salman Rushdie incidents prove that the Indian state is weak in defending freedom of speech? ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-01-2013 11:23 PM

    Catch the day's stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • News 360: Intelligence reports link ISI to LoC killings 29-01-2013 10:16 PM

    CNN-IBN has accessed intelligence reports linking Pakistan's ISI to the recent killings of the two Indian soldiers on the Line of Control, resulting in tensions between the two countries. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-01-2013 11:57 PM

    BJP will surge with Modi as PM-elect, says Yashwant; too early, says party. Braveheart's family says it will challenge Juvenile Justice Board's ruling on sixth Delhi gangrape accused. ...
  • Nandy hounded: Is no honest critique of Dalit politics possible in India today? 28-01-2013 11:01 PM

    Ashis Nandy faces up to five years in jail after an FIR was filed against him following his remarks on Dalits at the Jaipur Literature Festival. ...
  • The Last Word: How should we respond to Ashis Nandy's statement on SCs, OBCs corruption? 28-01-2013 10:41 PM

    Socialist Ashis Nandy kicked up a storm when he said SCs, STs and OBCs are responsible for corruption in the country. ...
  • Ashis Nandy a criminal, should be arrested: PL Punia 28-01-2013 03:45 PM

    Punia said Ashis Nandy has disgraced many with his comment where he allegedly said that SC, ST and OBC people were "most corrupt". ...