Freedom of Expression
The witch-hunt against Sameet Thakkar by the Maharashtra govt and the 3 arrests in 3 weeks: All you need to know
Samert Thakkar had allegedly called Aaditya Thackeray as ‘Mohammad Azam Shah of Maharashtra, aka baby penguin.
Mumbai police cracks down on BJYM’s peaceful protest in another display of predisposition of Maharashtra govt to stifle dissent
From hounding of Republic TV and Arnab Goswami to going after Twitter users like Sameet Thakkar, Maharashtra government can't really handle dissent
NBSA summons Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary for “divisive” report on the different types of Jihad, says it targets the Muslim community
NBSA asked Zee News Editor-in-chief Sudhir Chaudhary to appear for a hearing on November 26 via video conferencing
SC raps West Bengal police for issuing summons to Delhi resident over her Facebook post ‘criticising’ Mamata Banerjee government
Delhi resident Roshni Biswas was summoned over her Facebook post criticising Mamata Banerjee government for implementing lockdown norms strictly and allowing a large congregation in Raja Bazar area.
Funny ‘fact check’ video by Fauxy shows guy drinking urine to compare it with Budweiser, beer company sues, Delhi HC rules in company’s favour....
While The Fauxy debunked the claim that Budweiser beer contains urine in a satire video, the company accused it of making the claim
Kerala govt to take action against media houses alleging defamatory reports on state secretariat fire incident
Apart from filing case under CrPC, Kerala govt will also complain against media with the Press Council alleging defaming reports
Facebook moves to SC challenging Raghav Chadha’s summons, says they are answerable to Union govt, not a Delhi assembly panel
The plea filed by the Supreme Court also said that the summons violates the right of the petitioner to remain silent and his right to privacy, which are fundamental rights.
The Supreme Court has not taken kindly to a show by Sudarshan News, criticising a 'particular community'
Sudarshan TV, in its defence, had submitted that it is an investigative story and is important to national security as there is a lot of foreign funding involved.
Earlier on Monday, the NHRC has lodged a case in New Delhi against the Maharashtra police for illegally detaining the crew of Republic TV