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Bombay High Court Denies Bail to Lawyer & Activist Sudha Bharadwaj

The Bombay High Court on Friday denied to grant bail to lawyer and activist Sudha Bharadwaj, an accused in the Elgar Parishad-Koregaon Bhima case being probed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA). A bench led by Justice RD Dhanuka rejected…

NIA Summons Three Lawyers for Questioning

After questioning several academics and activists, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has now issued summons to three lawyers in the Elgar Parishad case. Among the three lawyers summoned to appear before the agency’s Mumbai office on August 28 are Nihalsing Rathod,…

Varavara Rao’s Neurological Status Remains Unsteady

The Bombay high court (HC) has highlighted that a part of the medical report of political prisoner Varavara Rao from Nanavati Hospital, where he was admitted for treatment Covid-19 and other co-morbidities, has stated that though Rao’s electrolyte levels have…

Maoist Veeramani comes out of Coimbatore prison

Maoist Veeramani, of Rayanallur in Cuddalore district, arrested by Q Branch-CID police in May 2015, came out of the Coimbatore Central prison on Monday evening after getting conditional bail. Veeramani said those who raised questions against the government are immediately…

The Indian Government redeploy five CRPF companies in Junglemahal

The Union government has agreed to accept West Bengal government’s proposal to redeploy five companies of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Junglemahal, which were withdrawn ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections and sent to Jammu and Kashmir. The…

Bombay High Court: Varavara Rao’s Medical Condition Requires Close Monitoring

The Bombay High Court said that poet Varavara Rao, an accused in the Elgar Parishad case, continues to remain “upset” and that his condition requires close monitoring. The report, submitted before a bench of Justices Amjad Sayed and Abhay Ahuja…

A Tamil journalist gets smacked for discussing about caste-discrimination

A reporter for a leading Tamil news channel was allegedly beaten up by office bearers of the Attupakam panchayat in Gummidipoondi on Tuesday. The reporter visited the place to report on the caste-based discrimination faced by the Dalit panchayat leader…

Bombay High Court directs Jail Authorities to allow Varavara Rao to Contact with his Family

The Bombay high court (HC) on Monday directed the state to allow political prisoner Varavara Rao contact with his family using video calls, while following hospital protocol. Rao is one of the accused in the Elgar Parishad case and he…

SRCC Students, Scholars Stand in Solidarity With Professor Rakesh Ranjan

On August 14, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) issued summon to Delhi University Professor Rakesh Ranjan, who teaches economics at Shri Ram College of Commerce, in connection with the Elgar Parishad case. Since then, students, scholars and activists across the country have been opposing…

Students and Faculty of IITs , IISc , IISERs Demand Release Of Saibaba and Varavara Rao

More than 400 students, faculty members, and alumni from various science and technology institutes in the country have signed a petition to the Central government, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), and Chief Justice of India (CJI) SA Bobde, demanding…

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