96 per cent of sedition cases for criticising politicians and governments over the last decade were registered after 2014
11 Jun 2021 12:11 AM
Yogi Adityanath, the saffron dhari CM of UP, believes that everything in his state is hunky-dory
02 May 2021 12:00 AM
The criminalising of dissent is the clearest sign of an authoritarian government
05 Mar 2021 8:38 AM
As the car ferrying the advocates was about to leave the Dharwad court premises, the lawyers pelted stones, resulting in a tense situation.
25 Feb 2020 2:44 AM
Nations, nationalisms and nation states are held together by building bonds of allegiance and solidarity, and then commanding loyalty.
15 Oct 2019 1:16 AM
The letter stated that 'lynching of Muslims, Dalits and other minorities must be stopped'.
05 Oct 2019 8:03 PM
The Delhi Police informed Chief Metropolitan Magistrate that the sanction is still pending before the Home Department.
23 Jul 2019 2:21 PM
Vaiko was expected to file his nomination for Rajya Sabha on Saturday.
05 Jul 2019 11:18 AM
The sedition law has provision for minimum three-years in jail and a maximum life term, has been invoked numerous times.
03 Jul 2019 6:31 PM
The FIR has been registered under Sections 124A (Sedition), 153A, 500, 505 of the IPC and Section 66 of IT Act against the Punjabi singer.
20 Jun 2019 3:41 PM
The issue on Friday sparked outrage forcing Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel to intervene in the matter.
15 Jun 2019 1:26 AM
The case pertains to Gandhi's remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in context of the 2016 surgical strikes.
15 May 2019 4:25 PM
Chief Metropolitan Magistrate directed AAP to file a 'proper reply', citing a definite time-frame.
03 Apr 2019 12:19 PM
Arun Jaitley said that Congress manifesto was aimed at 'balkanisation' of India.
02 Apr 2019 6:32 PM
The inference is that the “nationalism” the RSS-BJP lay down is beyond challenge.
16 Jan 2019 12:19 AM
'If country is not open to positive criticism, there lies little difference between pre and post-independence eras.' the commission said.
31 Aug 2018 1:43 PM
The incident triggered sharp reactions from the ruling BJP-JD(U) alliance, which termed it as an act of sedition.
07 May 2018 1:04 PM
SP K L Dhurv said, a Rajasthan man filed the complaint against Shukla with Raipur cyber-cell, which transferred the case to Kanker police.
01 May 2018 9:23 AM
The women have been sent to 14 days’ judicial custody.
12 Dec 2017 12:57 AM
Patrice Nganang has been critical of how Biya, in power since 1982, has handled a secessionist movement in some English-speaking areas.
11 Dec 2017 3:50 PM