Another case filed against MLA Raja Singh
Meanwhile, Faisal Khan, who filed a complaint against Raja Singh, was also booked for allegedly making provocative statements.
Woman right-wing activist booked for 'hate speech', 50 detained after communal clash in Gujarat's Una
Meanwhile, the police in Vadodara city of the state on Saturday night arrested a right-wing activist Rohan Shah and some others for "hate speech" during a Ram Navami procession in the city on Thursday
Suspended Telangana BJP MLA Raja Singh booked for hate speech
During the Shoba Yatra on March 30, Singh allegedly made objectionable comments at Siddiamber Bazar.
Hate speech a vicious circle, says SC, chastises states for being impotent
The remarks were made by the bench while it was considering a contempt plea against the failure of states to register FIRs against perpetrators of hate speech.
Moment politicians stop using religion in politics, hate speeches will end, says SC
Terming hate speeches a "vicious circle", the top court said these utterings are being made by fringe elements and people should restrain themselves from doing so.
Abjuring hate speech fundamental requisite for maintenance of communal harmony: SC
The top court also asked Solicitor General Tushar Mehta what actions have been taken pursuant to lodging of FIRs as merely registering complaints is not going to solve the problem of hate speech.
Seeman booked under additional section for hate speech against migrant workers
“The recent fake videos shared on social media caused tension among the lakhs of migrant workers from North Indian states who are working in Tamil Nadu.
SC agrees to hear petition against ban on BBC docuseries
The pleas that have been also been filed by serial litigant ML Sharma, were mentioned before the bench led by CJI DY Chandrachud.
Take offending anchors off air: Supreme Court on hate speech
A bench of Justice KM Joseph and BV Nagarathna said that anchors who try to create division in society through their programmes should be taken off air.
Hate speech denies human beings right to dignity, says SC Justice Nagarathna
"Any kind of speech which undermines the values for which our Constitution stands would cause a dent in our social and political values," she said.
Tweets with racial slurs soar since Musk takeover: Report
Researchers at the Center for Countering Digital Hate found that the number of tweets containing one of several different racial slurs soared in the week after Musk bought Twitter.
'Receiving death threats on social media, urge Delhi Police to take note': Expelled BJP leader Naveen Jindal
Jindal had come under attack on social media after his tweet about Prophet Mohammad on June 1.
Kanpur violence: 12 more held; NCPCR asks UP Police to probe if anti-social elements involved children
Besides, a 16-year-old boy walked into the Colonelganj police station and surrendered after his picture appeared on posters put up by police, DCP (East) Pramod Kumar said.
Trouble in BJP? Many in Delhi unit 'upset' over action against Nupur Sharma and Naveen Jindal over Prophet remarks row
While some BJP leaders 'discomforted' with action against Sharma and Jindal expressed themselves cryptically on social media.
Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha official booked for controversial remark against Muslims
Pooja Shakun Pandey wrote to President Ram Nath Kovind demanding 'ban on Friday prayers' and told mediapersons that the weekly congregational prayer constitutes a threat to peace in the country.
Maharashtra police summon suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma over Prophet remarks row
The BJP had on Sunday suspended Sharma over her alleged insulting remarks against Prophet Muhammad that drew condemnation from several Islamic nations.
Kerala: PC George sent to 14-days remand in hate speech case
In the remand report, the police said there were chances of George repeating similar offences if he is granted bail.
Kerala High Court grants interim relief to PC George in hate speech case
George said he was expressing "his anxiety over a negligible percentage of people involving in anti-national terrorist activities".
Karnataka to form committee to control hate speeches: CM Basavaraj Bommai
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai said hate speeches are on the rise across the country, especially on social media platforms.
'Holding Dharma Sansad cannot be treated as against any other religion': Hindu bodies knock SC door
Hindu Front for Justice has filed the intervention application through lawyer Vishnu Shankar Jain and gave internet links of alleged hate speeches made by various Muslim leaders.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test