Law, Media and Culture

Presentation made by Smarika Kumar on 20 May 2014 at the Mapping the Digital Media in India Roundtable organised by Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University, Delhi in collaboration with the Centre [...]
Danish Sheikh, Socio-Legal Review, Towards a Pop Culture [...]
Namita Aavriti of the Alternative Law Forum speaking on the petition filed in the Supreme Court seeking a ban on online pornography from the prism of freedom of speech and privacy laws. She was speaking at the "Tangled, [...]
Subsequent to the private settlement agreement made by Penguin India in February 2014 to withdraw from circulation and to pulp all copies of Wendy Doniger's book, "The Hindus: An Alternative History," Lawrence Liang of [...]
A collaborative project between ALF and the Centre for Culture, Media and Governance. This section includes an overview of the project, pedagogical material, documents and case laws related to media policy and law as [...]
Lawrence Liang reflects on the stardom of Rajinikanth and the raging spirit of his fan clubs. " So there I was on a mandap, seated on a large, ornate chair (the kind used by newly-wed couples on stage) between the [...]
Srishti (Ad-Anhad) Judgement The recent Delhi High Court judgement upholding the constitutional right to freedom of speech of expression in a case related to the censorship of Ad-Anhad(Bounded-Boundless), a film by [...]
An Overview of Broadcasting Legislation in India. An Overview of Broadcasting Legislation in [...]
Airwaves a s a public good: Review of a landmark [...]
TRAI: Some Recent Guidelines related to Media Law. TRAI: Some Recent Guidelines related to Media [...]