Bloggers

India’s Freedom of Speech Barred Online

We quit journalism and started blogging because it gives you the freedom to express your opinion and thoughts, unlike the mainstream media that is pressured to go with the flow by the system. Most media houses force you to carry press releases and are marketing tools for companies. But that scenario seems to be changing with the recent case of the 19-year old Ajith D, who is facing a lawsuit for s... »

Governments Crack Down on Bloggers

Millions of people blog around the world because it gives them the freedom to express themselves and write on topics that stir their emotions. There are certain countries that find it difficult to cope with this freedom of expression and arrest bloggers who write on political issues or events, organising social protests, etc. The recent arrest of the Malaysian blogger, who was accused of posting a... »

Company Sues Google for Hosting a Blogspot Blog

Anonymous blogging on Blogspot might get a set back here as Google India has been asked to provide details of a blogger by the high court. Gremach Infrastructure Equipments & Projects Ltd, a Mumbai based company that is currently launching its Austral Coke IPO, filed a defamation lawsuit against a blogger called Toxic Writer. Google was asked to remove the blog about the companies mining activ... »