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India issues online guidelines

India issues new online guidelines following the case of two girls who were arrested over their Facebook comments.

India has issued new guidelines as to what can be said online. This follows the high profile case of two girls who were arrested over their Facebook comments.

But do Indian citizens need protecting from offensive comments, or is India a land of free speech? The BBC's Rajini Vaidyanathan reports.