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  1. FILE PHOTO: Bangladeshi Prime Minister Hasina addresses the U.N. General Assembly in New York

    Bangladesh to consider amending law seen curbing free speech

    Bangladesh will consider making changes to a proposed law that journalists and countries such as the United States say could suppress free speech, ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony in her honor in West Hollywood, California

    Citing free speech, Trump seeks dismissal of Stormy Daniels defamation case

    Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump have asked a federal judge to dismiss a defamation lawsuit by adult film actress Stormy Daniels, calling ...
  3. National University of Singapore’s (NUS) law professor Thio Li-ann

    Law regulating deliberate online falsehoods can be justified under ‘public order’: Academic

    Deliberate online falsehoods may harm democratic institutions and processes, says National University of Singapore’s (NUS) law professor Thio ...
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    Singapore diplomat hits back at The Economist again

    High Commissioner to the UK Foo Chi Hsia says Singapore's laws on contempt do not prevent fair criticisms of court judgements, contrary to ...
  5. speakers' corner

    Right to free speech not absolute in any country: Singapore's High Commissioner to the UK

    Responding to an article by The Economist magazine, Ms Foo Chi Hsia says that Singapore does not stifle criticism of the Government but also will ...
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    Govt should be entitled to point out falsehoods under law: MinLaw

    In response to a statement by the Worker's Party, the Ministry of Law said that its position on the Protection from Harassment Act was that the ...
  7. Mayhill convenience store google street maps

    US store draws outrage over 'no Muslims' sign

    The store, located in the tiny town of Mayhill, about 265 kilometres southeast of Albuquerque, has reportedly been posting such signs for years ...
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    Malaysian political cartoonist Zunar arrested under sedition law

    Zunar will be held for a day to facilitate investigations, state news agency Bernama says, adding that the cartoonist will also be probed under ...
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    Police probe far-right links in British MP murder

    British Prime Minister David Cameron called for tolerance in public debate on Friday (Jun 16) near the spot where MP Jo Cox was gunned down, as it ...