October 06, 2020 5:08 am
On Monday, the Centre told the court that an inter-ministerial committee (IMC) had reviewed the issue and the channel’s reply and given its recommendation to the government on October 4.
October 02, 2020 8:06 am
On September 15, the bench of Justices Chandrachud, Malhotra and Joseph had stayed the telecast of the programme on ‘UPSC Jihad’.
September 27, 2020 10:52 am
S Y Quraishi writes: To both preserve the independence of the media as well as to regulate it, there are several possible indigenous models.
September 24, 2020 6:29 pm
Sangeeta Tyagi and Kota Neelima, the author- researcher wife of Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera, have referred to the prime time TV shows of four prominent anchors in their intervention plea alleging that their programmes are mostly communal in nature and favour the ruling party.
September 24, 2020 5:47 am
Sudarshan TV has to submit a reply by September 28. Next hearing on the matter is scheduled on October 5.
September 22, 2020 9:11 pm
SC order on Sudarshan TV brings clarity to the issue of freedom of speech, advances law in the context of hate speech
September 22, 2020 8:39 am
Proposal to impose guidelines on digital media raises important questions. It would constrict freedom of expression.
September 21, 2020 2:18 am
The Supreme Court on September 15 stayed the broadcast of the remaining episodes of the show saying, “prima facie, it appears...that the object, intent and purpose of the programme is to vilify the Muslim community...”.
September 20, 2020 10:20 am
Pratap Bhanu Mehta writes: Whichever way this case turns out, it looks like dark days are ahead for both democracy and freedom.
September 19, 2020 9:29 am
“The Supreme Court staying something is like a nuclear missile. But we had to step in because nobody was taking any action,” Justice D Y Chandrachud said. A government official, he added, “just wrote a letter —that’s all.”