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YouTube still blocked in Turkey despite top court verdict

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 00:21

Popular video-sharing site YouTube remained blocked in Turkey on Sunday despite the country`s top court ruling that the blanket ban contravened the right to free speech.

Modi-baiter in Goa faces arrest for Facebook comment

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 15:13

An anti-Narendra Modi comment on Facebook may now lead to the arrest of a 31-year-old shipbuilding professional, even as police in BJP-ruled Goa suspect a "larger game plan to promote communal and social disharmony in the state".

Internet won`t guarantee free speech in 2025: Experts

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 18:02

In 2025, the explosion of digital devices will make the internet ubiquitous, but it won`t guarantee free speech, say experts.

US court declares Facebook `Like` `free speech` under constitution

Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 11:54

A federal court in the US has reportedly declared that hitting the Facebook ` Like` button is protected free speech under the country`s constitution.

Sri Lanka`s new proposed media code threatens free

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 11:47

A new media code proposed by the Sri Lankan government contains overbroad and vague language that could have a severe and chilling effect on free speech , Human Rights Watch has said.

`Americans for Free Speech` group protests against Wharton

Last Updated: Thursday, March 07, 2013, 14:40

The group is also planning to hold a peaceful protest outside the venue of the annual student-run India-centric conference hosted by the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania on March 23.

Algeria at UN: Limit free speech, protect Islam

Last Updated: Sunday, September 30, 2012, 10:16

Algeria is proposing an initiative under the auspices of the UN that would limit freedom of expression in order to prevent the denigrating of Islam.

US needs to rethink about its concept of free speech: Khar

Last Updated: Friday, September 21, 2012, 11:24

In the wake of anti-America protests in many parts of the world over an anti-Islam film, the US needs to rethink about its concept of free speech

‘Chinese diplomats trying to limit free speech in US`

Last Updated: Sunday, September 16, 2012, 15:32

US lawmakers have said that move to push a little known American city to remove a mural on `free Tibet` and `Taiwan independence` is "a grave affront".

Yahoo backs free speech, internet privacy

Last Updated: Saturday, September 01, 2012, 20:42

Yahoo Inc said it condemns political suppression "wherever and however it occurs."

`Man`s call to shoot Obama on web is free speech’

Last Updated: Thursday, July 21, 2011, 09:39

A US court has overturned the criminal conviction of a man accused of posting racial epithets.

Top US Court hears free speech claim by anti-gay church

Last Updated: Thursday, October 07, 2010, 10:37

Church has disrupted many funerals of US soldiers killed in Iraq, Afghanistan.