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Freedom of Expression, Konark temple, Odisha, Abhijit iyer mitra

Abhijit Iyer-Mitra’s case shows the ‘mental’ in our Fundamental Right

In fact, Indians don’t have freedom of expression. They have a privilege, which can at any time be brutally crushed, by the state or the mob.

POLITICS

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Supreme Court, Naveen Patnaik, Freedom of Expression, Abhijit iyer mitra

Abhijit Iyer-Mitra has been denied bail again — and this isn’t funny anymore

The defence analyst's plight is an example of how vulnerable citizens are and how fickle are the rights granted to them.

VOICES

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Ranjan gogoi, Blasphemy, Judiciary, SC

Abhijit Iyer Mitra's case merits bail, not jail

There is sufficient precedence for the CJI to reconsider and grant a law-abiding citizen, whose crime is a joke, relief.

VOICES

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Odisha, Roshogulla, Rafale, Abhijit iyer mitra

Why I believe Abhijit Iyer-Mitra is collateral damage of a bigger political play

Does it behove the dignity of a legislative Assembly to go after an individual?

POLITICS

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Freedom of Expression, Supreme Court, Cji ranjan gogoi, Abhijit iyer mitra

Abhijit Iyer Mitra’s bail rejected: Are the feelings of religious people more important than the rights of the non-religious?

The SC saying ‘jail is the safest place for you’ trivialises the reality of custodial torture.

VOICES

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