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Arrest of Palghar girls over Facebook post is abuse of power: Centre tells SC

Arrest of Palghar girls over Facebook post is abuse of power: ...

Arrest of two Mumbai girls over an 'offensive' Facebook post during Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's funeral was an “aberration” that showed abuse of power. The post Arrest of Palghar girls over Facebook post is abuse of power: Centre tells SC appeared ... First, 2 months ago
Bal Thackeray: Facebook Comment on Mumbai Shutdown Lands Two Women in Trouble International Business Times India, 1 month ago
Thackeray FB Post: Big Personalities Support Traumatised Girls International Business Times India, 4 weeks ago

Charges dropped against girls held for FB post on Thackeray

A file photo of Shaheen and Ritu outside Palghar court. Photo: Special Arrangement SLIDESHOW TOPICS Stating that the complaint against Palghar girls Shaheen Dhada (21) and Rinu Srinivasan (21), who had posted and liked a message on Facebook on ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago

Supreme Court Reserves Orders on Validity of Section 66A of IT Act

New Delhi: After marathon arguments, the Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its orders on pleas challenging the validity of provisions of the IT Act giving powers to arrest those who write offensive posts on social media. Petitioners - a law ...
 NDTV6 days ago SC Reserves Verdict on Pleas Against IT Act Provisions  New Indian Express1 week ago Defining offensive: SC reserves verdict on pleas ...  Firstpost.com6 days ago Supreme Court reserves verdict on pleas against IT Act provisions  Techcircle.in1 week ago

Of politics and persecution

BJP Flag (Image courtesy WikimediaCommons) India (MNN) -- This weekend's state elections in New Delhi could spell relief for Christians. Politics and persecution don't normally cross paths, but the rise of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to ...
 Mission Network News3 weeks ago

'Mumbai shuts down due to fear, not respect'

Two young women were arrested here on Monday on charges of promoting enmity between classes and sending offensive messages through [a] communication service, after one posted, and the other liked, a message on Facebook on Sunday, questioning the ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago
Mumbai Mirror

Moment thieves flee after pregnant woman fights them off

Over a week after three would-be robbers attacked a pregnant woman in her Virar flat, the police have obtained dramatic CCTV footage that shows the suspects sneaking into the building and escaping after the woman fought them off. One of the ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 month ago

Fear of sedition must not hit freedom of speech: HC

Mumbai: Bombay high court on Monday observed that freedom of speech should not suffer because of a threat of invoking sedition against an individual for expressing his views. A division bench of Chief Justice Mohit Shah and Justice Nitin Jamdar ...
 Times of India1 month ago

HC cautions against misuse of sedition charges

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Hearing on case against Aseem Trivedi's cartoons The Bombay High Court on Monday observed that there was need for safeguards to the Section on sedition in the Indian Penal Code as the state could ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Media Nama

Mumbai Police blocks over 650 social media posts featuring Charlie Hebdo cartoons

Mumbai Police has blocked over 650 posts and pages on a popular social networking site for allegedly uploading the controversial cartoons featured in theFrench magazine Charlie Hebdo, reports The Hindustan Times .Mumbai police spokesperson Dhananjay ...
 Media Nama1 month ago
Index on Censorship

Free speech in India: Uptick in defamation, attacks on media cause for concern

This report on India's free speech year in review is authored by The Hoot By / 19 December, 2014 The state of free speech in India remains a cause for concern judging by the rise in recorded attacks on the media and the increasing use of ...
 Index on Censorship2 months ago
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