freedom of press]
Sedition is punishable with either imprisonment ranging from three years to a lifetime, or a fine, or both.
Updated on Jun 04, 2021 03:17 AM IST
Warner’s remarks are important as he is the co-chair of the Senate India caucus and a staunch supporter of close US-India ties, who has moved many critical legislations promoting relations and petitioned the administration for crucial relief and help when needed.
Updated on Oct 09, 2019 06:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Washington |Yashwant Raj
Important or interesting events that took place in Delhi-NCR schools recently
Updated on Sep 02, 2019 10:52 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
If India were to move in the same direction as Singapore and enact a law, it should do so with caution to ensure that the intent of the law isn’t to stifle freedom of speech but to safeguard citizens from the dangers of fake news and false information.
Published on May 13, 2019 08:00 AM IST
The ban will come into effect this weekend as the newsletter is published fortnightly. Parsi Junction currently has a circulation of around 5,000 across the city and news of the ban has triggered criticism from its readers.
Published on Apr 04, 2019 01:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | , MumbaiYesha Kotak
He said the power of contempt of court is not being used that much. “Few years ago, it has always been an opinion that once a judgment was rendered by the court, be it the Supreme Court, high courts or any trial court, you have every right to criticize the judgement.
Published on Feb 10, 2019 11:39 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
The 1958 guidelines casts a shadow over India’s vaunted claim to be the largest democracy in the world. Democracies, after all, guarantee press freedoms
Updated on Jul 29, 2018 02:22 PM IST
Several video clips of politicians have emerged on social media, the most recent being that of a PML-N candidate who was reportedly asked by the Inter-Services Intelligence to not contest on a party ticket as he would be “adjusted” elsewhere.
Updated on Jul 03, 2018 08:59 AM IST
Islamabad, Hindustan Times |Imtiaz Ahmad
Tributes poured in over twitter as journalists mourned the loss of a fellow scribe and friend Shujaat Bukhari.
Updated on Jun 15, 2018 10:20 AM IST
Modi applauded all those who have been working tirelessly to uphold the freedom of press.
Updated on May 03, 2018 03:06 PM IST
Press Trust of India, New Dlehi |Press Trust of India
The London Right to be Forgotten judgment is unlikely to have an immediate effect on similar pleas around the world, but it definitely charts the future course for this debate. It is yet another example of the complications the digital age has thrown up at us
Published on Apr 23, 2018 01:24 PM IST
TVR Shenoy, who was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2003, contributed to several national and international newspapers and websites and wrote on issues ranging from politics, economy to international affairs.
Published on Apr 17, 2018 11:47 PM IST
The amnesty coincided with Myanmar’s traditional New Year. A statement from presidential spokesman Zaw Thay said those released included the aged, people in ill health and drug offenders.
Published on Apr 17, 2018 11:14 AM IST
Associated Press, Yangon (Myanmar) | HT Correspondent