Amid an ongoing debate on freedom of media, the Law Commission has floated a consultation paper to help it recommend an approach to be adopted in tackling issues like opinion polls, paid news, media regulation and use of social media.
The SC agreed to hear a plea seeking to restrain govt authorities from taking any coercive action against anyone for posting objectionable comments on social networking sites.
Over 1,600 people were arrested for cyber crimes registered under the Information Technology Act, 2000 and under sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC) in 2011, the government Friday said.
Telecom and IT Minister Kapil Sibal today said he was "deeply saddened" by the arrest of two girls over their Facebook post.
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Showbiz World - September 23, 2014
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