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'Arrest of girls over FB comment was abuse of power'
Times of India

'Arrest of girls over FB comment was abuse of power'

NEW DELHI: The Union government for the first time conceded before the Supreme Court on Tuesday that it was abuse of power under Section 66A of Information and Technology Act to arrest two Mumbai-based girls for Facebook posts criticizing shutdown ... Times of India, 1 week ago
Indian Express

Sec 66A of IT act lacks guidelines, arrests made over social media posts prone to abuse: SC

Supreme Court. The Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, which empowers police to make arrests over social media posts, apparently lacked guidelines on when such power can be exercised and that ...
 Indian Express1 week ago

SC queries logic behind social media law

New Delhi, Dec. 9: The government today appeared to justify draconian clauses in the law governing the Internet but the Supreme Court wondered whether the special provisions were needed when the Indian Penal Code was in place. The Centre placed ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago SC ultimatum on social media law  Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago

Theatre director quits TMC slams party and govt

A terrible state of fear the fear for survival has descended over West Bengal, where every opposition or criticism would be nipped in the bud by means of threat, coercion and implications in false cases with these words pro-Trinamool theater ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago

'Victims' of Mamata government …

New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) A forum of "cheated, oppressed and attacked" people in West Bengal said Monday they have lost faith in the "defunct" Mamata Banerjee government and have knocked on the doors of the central government seeking justice. ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago 'Victims' of Mamata government knock on centre's doors  ProKerala.com1 week ago Victims of Mamata government knock on centres doors  Calcutta News.Net1 week ago

'Murdered' girl's dad to go to Delhi

Jalpaiguri, Dec. 5: The father of a 15-year-old girl whose body was found on the railway tracks in Dhupguri on September 2 will leave for Delhi to attend a demonstration at Jantar Mantar and to meet President Pranab Mukherjee on December 9. The ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago

'Victims' at Delhi door

Calcutta, Dec. 5: A 55-member team of an apolitical organisation of people who believe they have been denied justice by police and the state government will go to Delhi next week to meet Union home minister Rajnath Singh and officials of the human ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago
Indian Express

Explained: Article 66 A

The vagueness about what is offensive. The word has a very wide connotation, and is open to distinctive, varied interpretations. The Supreme Court is examining the constitutional validity of Section 66A of the amended Indian Information Technology ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

Man held for making derogatory Faccebook comments about Mamata Banerjee

Chief minister has shown little tolerance towards criticism in the past Kolkata: The police have arrested Bapi Pal (25) in Malda district of West Bengal on the charge of making a derogatory remark against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Facebook. ...
 Gulf News2 months ago
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