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65% of total debates conducted by Arnab Goswami and 69% of debates by Navika Kumar were on Sushant Singh Rajput case: Intervenor informs Supreme Court
@republic @navikakumar #ArnabGoswami #SushantSinghRajputCase

Dr Kota Neelima, who had earlier intervened in the Sudarshan TV case before the Supreme Court, has placed on record a study on the way television debates are conducted and how they constitute hate speech. @KotaNeelima @SureshChavhanke @SudarshanNewsTV #sudarshannews @hisunil
Report contains a detailed analysis of

Arnab Goswami:
32 weekdays of news content,
55 hours of programming,
76 debate topics

Navika Kumar
24 days of news content,
20 hours of programming and
32 debate topics

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Madhu Kishwar files intervention application in plea challenging @SudarshanNewsTV 's #BindasBol show on #UPSC_Jihad

She says petitioner relied on her statements made to @SureshChavhanke & that she should not be forced to "compromise her constitutional rights" @madhukishwar Image
Madhu Kishwar further avers that petitioner has filed the plea against the show in #SupremeCourt to bypass Centre "which is the final authority to determine free speech policy." Image
[Sudarshan TV] Madhu Kishwar seeks to intervene in "UPSC Jihad" case, says plea before Supreme Court was filed to bypass government
@madhukishwar @SudarshanNewsTV @SureshChavhanke #BindasBol #SudarshanNews #UPSC_Jihad…
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J Sai Deepak: Applicants seek to place befre this Hon’ble Court a Report titled “A Study on Contemporary Standards in Religious Reporting by Mass Media” prepared by @OpIndia_com which captures approx 100 instances of patently false reportage by media

#SudarshanNews #Intervention
J Sai Deepak: There are three issues have been submitted:

1. Question of Jurisdiction
2. What is Hate Speech
3. OpIndia report which tracks the contemporary landscape on the standards set by mass media in religious reporting

#SudarshanNews #Intervention
Justice Indu Malhotra enquire as to who has authored the Report and what are its contents

Mr. @jsaideepak submitted that Report has been prepared by Opindia and that its contents have been put together based on database maintained by Opindia on false religious reportage in media
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#SudarshanNews matter commences in #SupremeCourt with sr Adv Mukul Rohatgi mentioning he is appearing for NBF (National Broadcasters' Federation).
Rohatgi informs NBF is the largest body of channels in India, having majority of regional channels as its members. He adds NBF wants to put its views forth on regulations relating to TV channels. Former CJI KS Khehar has agreed to be a part of the NBF's self-regulatory body.
Adv Sai Deepak J mentions applications on behalf of @OpIndia_com, @indiccollective & Upword Foundn.

The application contends #SupremeCourt doesn't have jurisdiction to frame guidelines. He adds there are over 1000 reports how media has been reporting about religious issues.
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BREAKING: OPIndia, Indic Collective Trust and Upword Foundation seek to intervene in the @SudarshanNewsTV case in SC. Asks whether its constitutionally permissible for SC to judicially legislate a new species of impermissible speech,
namely Hate Speech? @OpIndia_com @jsaideepak
Plea says assuming the authority finds nothing objectionable with the content under the applicable law, does any statute or the Constitution itself permit Constitutional Courts to step into the shoes of the State to restrain the broadcast of such content? #SupremeCourt
In the backdrop of the #UPSC_Jihad case, "neither morals nor laws can or must be laid down in vacuum. After all, they do not operate in vacuum and must, therefore, be informed
by experience."
@jsaideepak @SudarshanNewsTV @indiccollective @upword_
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Dᴀʏ 5 Sᴜᴘʀᴇᴍᴇ Cᴏᴜʀᴛ ʜᴇᴀʀɪɴɢ- 'UPSC Jɪʜᴀᴅ' ᴄᴀsᴇ

Justice DY Chandrachud led three-judge bench will resume hearing plea seeking stay on @SudarshanNewsTV 's #UPSC_Jihad case. Petitioners to press for continuation of injunction

The hearing resumes after Senior Adv Shyam Divan made detailed submissions on Sept 18 detailing the nexus between @zakatindia and terror linked charitable trusts etc thereby justifying their claim of how it is "UPSC Jihad"
Meanwhile, Zakat Foundation of India has moved Supreme Court to intervene and provide clarification on charges leveled against it by Sudarshan News. @zakatindia claims that the show is nothing but and deep rooted malaise against Muslims @SureshChavhanke
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[BREAKING] Sudarshan News while informing SC that it will follow all the laws while telecasting #UPSC_Jihad states that it was pained when @ndtv aired a program on "Hindu Terror", & another on "Saffron terror", both anchored by @BDUTT
@SureshChavhanke Image
The affidavit states that just adjacent to the NDTV programme caption i.e. “‘Hindu’ Terror: Myth or fact?”, a Hindu Saint was shown with ‘Tilak’ and ‘Chillam’ and also
a ‘Trishul’ (one of most scared symbols for Hindus and associated ‘Lord Shiva’)."

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[STORY] "Pained" by NDTV show on "Hindu terror" &"Saffron terror": Sudarshan News tells SC that all laws will be followed in airing UPSC Jihad

#SupremeCourt #UPSC_Jihad #SudarshanNews #SudarshanTV
@SureshChavhanke @SudarshanTVnews @ndtv…
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#SudarshanNews matter commences in the #SupremeCourt with sr adv Sanjay Hegde making an appearance for #ZakatFoundation. He says this is a non-sectarian group, doing social works.
Hegde says #ZakatFoundation is above board, doesn't conduct residential programmes.

Justice DY Chandrachud asks Hegde to take a call whether they want to officially intervene: "We will allow that..more the merrier. But you first decide."

Hegde seeks time till Monday.
Sr adv Shyam Divan starts arguing for #SudarshanNews & @SureshChavhanke.

Divan says the interim decision to ban the telecast may not be the wisest decision by a constitutional court that is expected to give widest amplitude to the right of free speech.
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A three-judge bench comprising Justices D Y Chandrachud, Indu Malhotra and K M Joseph to commence hearing at 12 noon, a plea seeking a ban on the #SudarshanTV's show on the so-called “infiltration of Muslims” in the Civil Services.
The Court on Sep 15 had restrained #SudarshanTV from broadcasting the remaining episodes of its show, till further orders.

"An insidious attempt has been made to insinuate that the community is involved in a conspiracy to infiltrate the civil services", the Court had noted.
Details of the stand of the Central Government and the Sudarshan TV can be read here 👇

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Sᴜᴅᴀʀsʜᴀɴ TV Hᴇᴀʀɪɴɢ ᴛᴏ Rᴇsᴜᴍᴇ
《Live Thread》

Justice DY Chandrachud led bench will hear the plea challenging @SudarshanNewsTV 's #UPSC_Jihad program at 12 pm. Senior Adv Shyam Divan for channel will argue to vacate the earlier injunction order

Earlier the top court had injuncted @SureshChavhanke from airing the program detailing about how Muslims were infiltrating UPSC services. Sudarshan News claims the show is about the illegal foreign funding tied to terrorist linked organizations in minority UPSC coaching centres
Senior Adv Shyam Divan for @SudarshanNewsTV will begin arguments today citing how the injunction order needs to be vacated in view of freedom of press and speech.

Petitioners maintain the show disturbs communal harmony in the country and unjustly targest the largest minority.
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[BREAKING] @SudarshanNewsTV moves Supreme Court seeking live telecast of proceedings in the case instituted against its #UPSC_Jihad programme.
Plea says "sunlight is the best disinfectant & that live streaming as an extension of the principle of open courts will ensure that the interface between a court hearing with
virtual reality will result in the dissemination of information
in the widest possible sense."
[STORY] Sudarshan TV moves Supreme Court seeking live telecast of case against it's UPSC Jihad program, says 'Sunlight is the best disinfectant'

@SureshChavhanke @SudarshanNewsTV #SudarshanNews #SudarshanTV #SupremeCourt #UPSC_Jihad…
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#SudarshanTV matter gets adjourned for tomorrow for detailed arguments.

The channel will principally argue on lifting the injunction order against telecast of its show.
While adjourning the matter, SC observes channels use air waves, which is a public property & hence liable to restrictions under Article 19 (2).

Press Council of India agrees with this view, saying use of air waves makes broadcasters complete liable.
The petitioner's lawyer Anoop G Chaudhary submits he wants to press for a contempt against #SudarshanNews editor @SureshChavhanke for a "contemptuous" tweet against this court.

Chandrachud J: If he has said something silly, we will ignore it.
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1/n (Thread) What exactly did @SudarshanNewsTV submit before SC to prove that there exists a "UPSC Jehad"?

So, @zakatindia is the organization that trains Muslim candiates for UPSC exams

Sudarshan TV claims ZFI recieved donation from Madina Trust UK
2/n @SudarshanNewsTV
claims Dr.Zahid Ali Parvez, Trustee, Madina Trust is also a trustee with the Islamic Foundation. The Times, UK had reported that two Islamic Foundation trustees were on the UN sanctions list of people associated with Taliban and Al-Qaeda.
3/n ZFI has also recieved donations from  Muslim Aid (UK). Affidavit says
as per Mr.Sam Westrop, Director of Middle East Forum’s Islamist Watch, Muslim Aid, UK has repeatedly been found involved with a number of terror networks. @zakatindia
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《𝑺𝑪 𝑯𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝑨𝒍𝒆𝒓𝒕》

Supreme Court to hear plea seeking stay on @SudarshanNewsTV program of #UPSC_Jihad & to balance freedom of speech & expression with the right of a journalist.
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SC had observed it would form a committee leading to formation of standards for electronic media. It had also said that one "cannot say that Muslims are infiltrating the civil services." The channel was injuncted from airing any more episodes till further orders.
Centre in its reply has informed SC that it should first regulate digital media as it has a wider reach. Next ir contends that SC should not lay down standards without an amicus or committee of amicus since its one show or a few episodes.
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[BREAKING] In the plea against @SudarshanNewsTV program of #UPSC_Jihad , Centre tells Supreme Court that if it undertakes an excercise to regulate media then the first on the radar should be "digital media" & not TV or electronic media as the former has a wider reach. @MIB_India Image
(FULL STORY) [BREAKING] Regulate digital media first before TV or Electronic media, Centre tells Supreme Court in plea against Sudarshan TV'S UPSC Jihad

#SudarshanNews #SudarshanTV @SureshChavhanke @SudarshanNewsTV…
News Broadcasters Association has also filed an affidavit in the top court in this matter and has submitted that matters dealing with similar issues regarding allegations of communalisation of a particular community is pending before a CJI SA Bobde led bench #NBA
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Selective #FreedomOfExpression?

#1. Dissent a “Safety Valve” of democracy.

#2. Labelling Dissent Anti-National Strikes at Heart of Democracy.

#3. Bombay HC forces deletion of 4 scenes from #JollyLLB2.

#4. #SudarshanNews show on #UPSCjihad is banned by #SupremeCourt ImageImageImageImage
If Media favors Ecosystem's ideological narrative,
Then Its Media Freedom, any opposition is Media gagging.

If Media doesn't favors Ecosystem's ideological narrative,
Then Media running agenda, Its #MediaTrials ImageImage
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#SupremeCourt is hearing a petition against @SudarshanNewsTV show on entry of #Muslims in civil services. The show has already been aired after channel assured Min of Info & Broadcasting that it doesnt violate any law.

But SC is clearly irked at the very foundation of the show.
Justices DY Chandrachud and KM Joseph have termed such a show as "insidious" & "rabid" since it tends to target one particular community sitting for UPSC exams.

"Can this be tolerated?" judges ask SG Tushar Mehta.
"Your client is doing a disservice to the nation and is not accepting that India is a melting point of diverse culture. Your client needs to exercise his freedom with caution," SC tells sr adv Shyam Divan, who appears for #SudarshanNews & sought time to file a formal reply.
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《𝐒𝐂 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐀𝐥𝐞𝐫𝐭》

Justice DY Chandrachud led bench to hear a plea against the controversial Sudarshan TV programme touted as a ''big expose on the conspiracy" regarding Muslims "infiltrating government service''.

Though the top court had refused to impose a pre-broadcast ban, it had issued notice to the Centre, the Press Council of India, the News Broadcasters Association and Sudarshan News returnable today

Meanwhile former civil servants including Amitabha Pande and Navrekha Sharma have made an informal collective "Constitutional Conduct Group" and have filed a plea seeking to intervene. Plea seeks an authoritative pronouncement on "hate speech"

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@pandeypoonam20 Hello, just FYI reg current #UPSC_Jihad issue, for 3 yrs,I being a Hindu Activist/panelist on national news channels hv bn raising issue of doubling of minority % in central govt jobs in Ist 3 yrs of Modi 1.0 #SudarshanNews
@pandeypoonam20 Even in my debates on Sudarshan news, I raised this issue, my Fb is full of posts & videos in it, bt I don't blame Muslims for it, Modi govt itself hs created atmosphere for it & crossed all levels of minority appeasement by implementing Sachchar committee report
@pandeypoonam20 Same Sachchar report, Bjp/Modiji opposed before 2014 bring in opposition,called ot big minority appeasement, called it report with fudged data,bt implemented it more than congress,its biggest cheating towards Hindus as it discriminates us.
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A lawyer approaches Supreme Court to stop Sudarshan TV broadcast.

SUPREME Court refuses to stay the proceedings.

#SudarshanNews #SudarshanTV @SudarshanNewsTV @SureshChavhanke
Justices Chandrachud and KM Joseph ordered that "Court is circumspect in imposing a prior restraint on publication or airing of views... "

#SudarshanNews @SudarshanNewsTV @SureshChavhanke
Breaking: Supreme Court refuses pre-telecast ban on Sudarshan TV program on 'UPSC Jihad', issues notice to Centre. #SudarshanNews @SudarshanNewsTV @SureshChavhanke #SupremeCourt
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