Centre for Internet & Society

The School of Law, Christ University is conducting National Conference on The Changing Role of the Media in India: Constitutional Perspectives from 28 February – 1 March 2014. Snehashish Ghosh will be moderating a session at this conference.

Christ University is one of India’s premier universities, offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes. The School of Law was introduced in 2006 and is presently offering competitive law programmes, including the 5-Year integrated B.A., LL.B and B.B.A., LL.B (Hons.), as well as LL.M, M.Phil and Ph.D.  The School of Law, is in pursuit of a dynamic environment that promotes holistic development of our students, through various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. In this regard, it organizes a national conference every year. The theme for this year is ‘The Changing Role of the Media in India: Constitutional Perspectives’. The conference is planned to deliberate on the following sub-themes:

  1. The Impact of the Press as the Fourth Estate on Constitution & Democracy
  2. Independence of the Judiciary vis-a-vis Media Activism
  3. Right to Information and the Freedom of the Press
  4. Social Media and its Impact on Free Speech

For more info see the event details posted on Christ University website.