Palghar

  • FB post row: HC slams Maharashtra govt for inaction against policemen 23-07-2013 02:32 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has rapped the Maharashtra government for not taking action against the officers who arrested two girls for posting Facebook status messages after Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray's death. The court has ordered the public prosecutor to find out whether the action can be taken against...
  • Online censorship: SC to hear plea against govt action 15-05-2013 01:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a plea seeking to restrain government authorities from taking any coercive action against anyone for posting alleged objectionable comments on social networking sites. An application was filed before the apex court seeking its direction to the authorities not to take...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-11-2012 11:17 PM

    Watch today's top stories with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Section 66A of IT Act is a can of worms: Cyber law expert 30-11-2012 05:53 PM

    Cyber law expert Pawan Duggal has hailed the Supreme Court's intervention in the Palghar Facebook arrests case. ...
  • Facebook account in Palghar was hacked to create a community divide: Sources 29-11-2012 08:32 PM

    A youth on Wednesday was detained for allegdly posting defamatory comments about Raj Thackeray. ...
  • Facebook arrests: 2 police officers suspended, Shiv Sena calls for bandh 27-11-2012 09:05 PM

    A week after two girls were arrested in Palghar for their remarks on Bal Thackerey's death, the state administration has finally taken some action. ...
  • Last week was like a bad dream, want to forget it: FB post girl 24-11-2012 10:59 AM

    The girl who was arrested for posting a Facebook comment criticising the Mumbai shutdown over Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's death, has said that she stands by her post. ...
  • Thackeray FB post: I don't regret my status, says girl 24-11-2012 07:40 AM

    Mumbai: The girl behind the Facebook post on Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray finally spoke up for herself on Friday, saying that she did not regret what she wrote but added that what followed afterwards should not have happened. She was joined by her father who said that the family...
  • IT Act: Maharashtra Police to act after law officer's order 23-11-2012 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: Maharashtra government has directed the police to take permission from the law officer before registered any FIR under the Information Technology (IT) Act. Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil made the announcement following nation-wide uproar over the arrest of two girls for a Facebook post. Even the NCP is...