Sedition law:

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Context: Calling for abolishing the law on sedition, former Supreme Court judge Rohinton Nariman has expressed concern on booking critics of the government for sedition. He said, it is time to …

Sedition law:

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Context: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has clarified that there is no proposal under consideration to scrap Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) that deals with sedition.   …

It’s time to define limits of sedition, says SC:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered:  Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Context: The Assam Police have charged the editor and co-owner of a local news portal in the Barak Valley with sedition (under 124A) for an editorial deemed to promote enmity between …