Papa CJ speaks to Abhinandan Sekhri about his new act ‘Naked’ and how comedy has no limits. He also talks about Section 295A of the Indian Penal Code and how modern India has no space for ancient, Victorian laws.
posted by NL Team|January 29, 2016 in TEEVEE|2 comments
A wrap of the good, the bad and the funny from the world of news. In wake of multiple goof-ups while burning effigies, the Newslaundry manual to burning effigies. Also: outrage over North Korea’s hydrogen bomb test, Manipur earthquake, Pakistani media’s reaction to Modi’s surprise visit, Pathankot attack, Mehdi Hasan’s Head to Head, Fuckwah award and much more.
posted by NL Team|January 16, 2016 in Criticles|4 comments
Harvinder Kaur Chowdhury on her PIL that seeks to ban jokes about the Sikh community, limits to freedom of expression, the indominable spirit of Sikhs, her personal struggle to fight against prejudice and whether non-offensive jokes exist.
posted by NL Team|January 15, 2016 in TEEVEE|16 comments