Advertising Console

    The Newshour Debate: Silence promotes vandalism? (Part 1 of 3)


    by timesnowonline

    The arrest of two girls over their Facebook post on shutdown in Mumbai for Bal Thackeray's funeral on Monday (November 19) again opened a can of worms with netizens calling the move a "social media hijack by the powerful and the fundamentalists". In a debate moderated by TIMES NOW's Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, panelists -- Shweta Parulekar, Spokesperson, Shiv Sena; Aryama Sundaram, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court; Shaina NC, Member, BJP; Mohandas Pai, Former Director HR, Infosys; Ranjana Kumari, Director, Centre for Social Research; M N Singh, Former Police Commissioner and Abha Singh, Senior Advocate & Social Activist, debate the issue.