Freedom Of Speech
India  /  Published 03.09.21

DU: Gag on diverse voices and writers

Dalit writers Bama and Sukirtharani have described as “partisan” the removal of their writings from Delhi University’s syllabus, contending that the varsity wants to deny “the ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 16.08.21

Democracy and the Argumentative Indian

"Just consider how terrible the day of your death will be./ Others will go on speaking, and you will not be able to argue back.” Amartya Sen quotes Raja Ram Mohan Roy’s poem to demons...
By Faisal C.K

Opinion  /  Published 04.07.21

Poise. But no, this is noise

By Sankarshan Thakur

World  /  Published 12.06.21

US: Some indian actions undemocratic

India remains the world's largest democracy with a strong rule of law but some of the Indian government's actions, including restrictions on freedom of expression, have raised concerns that ar...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

India  /  Published 07.05.21

SC upholds right to report hearings

By R. Balaji in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 11.04.21

Assault on media freedom in Poland

By Timothy Garton Ash

Opinion  /  Published 04.04.21

They are not amused

By The Editorial Board

Calcutta  /  Published 02.04.21

IIM Calcutta draft code seeks to gag dissent

IIM Calcutta has circulated among teachers a draft code of conduct that bars them from making any public criticism of any “current or recent policy or action” of the institute or the state...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Joka

India  /  Published 04.03.21

India not a 'free' nation: US watchdog

India has been dropped from a list of “free” countries drawn up by an 80-year-old democracy watchdog mostly funded by the US government. Freedom House has placed India in the “partl...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.12.20

CBSE can’t refuse name change: HC

Allahabad High Court has ruled that people have a fundamental right to change their names, which the examination rules of the Central Board of Secondary Education cannot override. The high court has ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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