The fury of the righteous – what happens when it turns on itself

The Tarun Tejpal affair is dominating the media during the current week, and the biggest anticipation is about when he will be arrested (he has reached Goa, and has got bail till the morning, so arrest after that is expected). It almost seems like a festival, except that it is a dead serious issue. The […]

Finally the Supreme Court stops indiscriminate arrests over online posts ..

Over the past few months, there has been a lot of controversy over the stand of the police with regard to the comments of people on social networks. Could you imagine that a Tweet that you sent, or a comment that you made in a Facebook post, or even liking another post, seemingly innocuous actions, […]

India needs a Fox

Social networking is still considered to be a bane for crowd-sourced anti-establishment movements in some Islamic/Dictatorial countries, but in India however, the over-reaching power of the liberal media more than makes up for this.

When the rape of the 23-year-old student from Delhi occurred 10 days ago, the simmer had reached to a boil and […]