CSM 2015 : Freedom of Speech and related issues

Freedom of Speech and related issues :

Protests against Perumal Murugan,

Bangladeshi bloggers hacked to death,

Kalburgi murder case,

Sec. 66A declared unconstitutional etc.

Defamation to be removed from the list of
criminal offences

Multiple versions of the Ramayana and controversy over the book

India's daughter

Sedition charges
Prelims : 2/5; Mains : 0/2; Interview : 0; Remainder : 1+1 (Tired but not; Retired) / Medical Science / Kolkata / Nihilist extraordinaire | Thanks a lot...

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  • We can update here, copy paste important bits, link off to news articles and everything, discuss, debate, write summarises on every subtopic, etc. Let's start.
    Prelims : 2/5; Mains : 0/2; Interview : 0; Remainder : 1+1 (Tired but not; Retired) / Medical Science / Kolkata / Nihilist extraordinaire | Thanks a lot...
  • edited September 2015
    priya pillai de boarding case-sort of related to freedom of expression.
    wendy doniger's book-
  • charlie hebdo cartoon also comes under freedom of speech isnt it
    well we have salman rushdie book taslima nasreen a.r. rahman case
    THE HINDU : hinduism is responsible for all ills in this world including the extinction of dinosaurs..
    hindu tanman hindu jeevan rag rag hindu mera parichay
    KASHMIRI PANDITS N PAKISTANI BANGLA HINDUS TOO HAVE FEELINGS,RELIGIOUS SENTIMENTS AND YES HUMAN RIGHTS(as a MINORITY)
  • action of censor board on films like MSG
    One of the greatest mistakes is to judge policies and programs by their intentions rather than their results
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