The court disagreed with the petitioner's contention that the right to freedom of speech under Article 19 is not absolute
Top Stories Nov 25, 2021, 3:09 PM IST
Responding to a question posed by Rajya Sabha MP and BJP national spokesperson Rajeev Chandrasekhar on infringement of Indian laws by social media platforms, Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology Sanjay Dhotre said that the new rules will also make digital media platforms adhere to Code of Ethics.
Top Stories Feb 11, 2021, 6:35 PM IST
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar has spoken about how media giants are violating the right to freedom of expression. He added that freedom of speech in India can be restricted under Article 19 (2) of the Indian Constitution under specific circumstances and there should not be direct or indirect censorship of free speech in other cases as it is guaranteed under Article 19(1)(A).
India May 31, 2020, 2:45 PM IST
Freedom of speech and expression includes right to internet within Article 19 of the Constitution of India, said the Supreme Court.
India Jan 10, 2020, 12:57 PM IST