Should freedom of expression be absolute?
Sep 22, 2012
कार्टूनिस्ट असीम जेल से रिहा, बोले लड़ाई जारी रहेगी
Sep 12, 2012
कार्टूनिस्ट असीम पर से हट सकता है देशद्रोह का आरोप
Sep 11, 2012
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 16, 2012
Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who was arrested on sedition charges, today said he would continue to draw cartoons that raise issues like corruption, as people in large numbers thronged the railway station in Kanpur to receive him.
Press Trust of India | Saturday September 15, 2012
Chastened by the outrage caused by the arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi for "sedition", the Maharashtra government has now ordered an inquiry into how he came to be booked for the serious offense.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 12, 2012
Senior BJP leader L K Advani today hit out at Congress over the arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi while drawing parallels with Emergency and alleged that the "draconian mindset" of the present rulers is born out of "failure and desperation".
Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday September 12, 2012
Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who was arrested over the weekend, has been granted bail by the Bombay High Court. He is currently at the Arthur Road jail in Mumbai and is expected to come out at around 3 pm today.
Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday September 11, 2012
Sedition charges against jailed cartoonist Aseem Trivedi will be dropped, say sources. He will now be charged with showing disrespect towards the national emblem. The Maharashtra government has sought legal opinion on the matter.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 11, 2012
India's government faced a mounting domestic and international backlash Tuesday over the arrest of a cartoonist on sedition charges as critics accused it of using colonial era laws to crush dissent.
Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday September 11, 2012
Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who is lodged at Mumbai's Arthur Jail on charges of sedition, is allowed a maximum five visitors at a time as an undertrial. Among those the 25-year-old is likely to meet today is anti-corruption activist Arvid Kejriwal, who...
NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday September 11, 2012
Mr Trivedi shot into national prominence when charged with sedition and arrested by Mumbai police over the weekend, after a city lawyer filed a complaint against him in December 2011. He has been charged under the sedition law, for sending offensive ...
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 10, 2012
Condemning the arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi in Mumbai, India Against Corruption (IAC) on Monday demanded that he be "unconditionally released" and "baseless charge of sedition" against him be withdrawn.
Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Wednesday September 12, 2012
There is widespread outrage over the arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who was arrested on Saturday on charges of sedition.
Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday September 10, 2012
The arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi on charges of sedition have triggered widespread condemnation from media and anti-graft activists, who have described this as evidence of a lack of respect for freedom of expression.
Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday September 10, 2012
A Kanpur-based cartoonist, Aseem Trivedi, was remanded to police custody till September 16 by a Mumbai court on Sunday for allegedly posting seditious content on his website. His website has also been blocked.
Reported by Rashmi Rajput; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Sunday September 9, 2012
Kanpur-based cartoonist Aseem Trivedi has been remanded to police custody till September 16 by a Mumbai court for allegedly posting seditious content on his website. The police had arrested Mr Trivedi on Saturday on the basis of a private complaint f...