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'India's Daughter', banned back home, gets Meryl Streep's backing for Oscar

A film banned by the government about the deadly rape of a young woman on a bus in New Delhi has opened in the United States to acclaim, with Hollywood star Meryl Streep saying it deserves to win an Oscar.

Media should reflect on issues surrounding BBC gangrape documentary: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley pointed out that under Section 228-A of IPC, it is prohibited the naming and showing any photograph of the rape victim.


Good news and bad

Delhi High Court speaks in contradictory voices in the Greenpeace and ‘India’s Daughter’ cases.

Delhi HC says BBC gangrape documentary can impact trial: 'judges not from outer space'

"Judges are not from outer space, get subconsciously pressured by emotional media trial," said Ahmed.

Media and the accused

Do the accused have the right to express and publicise their views?


The preemptive ban on ‘India’s Daughter’ is unacceptable. It sets an ominous precedent for us all.


View from the LEFT

India’s Daughter reinforces the idea of the obedient and well-behaved Indian daughter.

About who we are not

The documentary on the December 16 rape perpetuates stereotypes. The filmmakers also violated written undertakings.

Mulayam’s younger daughter-in-law says BBC ‘raping India’

She said the documentary portrayed a partial image of the country.

India's Daughter: HC refuses urgent hearing on PIL to lift ban

"It will be listed on Wednesday. Nothing so important, that it needs to be heard today," the court said.