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Article 66A of the Information Technology Act has no place in a free and democratic society If everybody who ever offended anybody — intentionally or otherwise — is to be locked up, then half the country would be behind bars. It is astonishing, therefore, that provisions in the law which mandate precisely such an outcome…

‘Freedom of Speech Comes with a Rider’

Speakers at a panel discussion on the increasing challenges to the right to freedom of speech and expression, seen in the context of incidents such as the Charlie Hebdo attack in France and the controversy involving Tamil writer Perumal Murugan in Tamil Nadu, stressed the need to revitalise and reclaim the democratic spaces in the…

e-registration of properties launched in Haryana

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday launched e-registration of properties in all the 130 tehsil and sub-tehsils of the State to mark the completion of 100 days of his government. Declaring that he wanted to provide a corruption-free governance, Mr Khattar said already a CM window has been opened in every district headquarters…