As activist Sudha Bharadwaj's health deteriorates inside prison, her friends and family speak to Outlook about her incarceration and work among the tribals in Chhattisgarh.
Advocate Desai urged the high court to permit Swamy's aide, father Frazer Mascarenhas, to participate in the inquiry supposed to be conducted into Swamy's death as per section 176 of the CrPC.
While posthumously hearing the appeals filed by late activist Stan Swamy, the Bombay High Court said it had ensured to remain fair while passing orders on his medical bail plea
Suffering from Parkinson's disease and a host of other medical ailments, Swamy, who was then 83-year-old, was remanded to judicial custody following his arrest.
The responses to an editorial I wrote earlier highlighted how divided the country has become, and possibly how devoid of compassion many of our citizens are.
The 10 Bhima Koregaon co-accused include Rona Wilson, Surendra Gadling, Sudhir Dhawale, Mahesh Raut, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Gautam Navlakha, Anand Teltumbde, Ramesh Gaichor and Sagar Gorkhe.
‘Authorities in India act against violations of law and not against legitimate exercise of rights. All such actions are strictly in accordance with the law,' the ministry of external affairs said
In the wake of Stan Swamy’s death, ten Opposition leaders wrote to the President seeking the release of all activists arrested in the Bhima Koregaon Case
Swamy, who was arrested last year under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) in connection with the Elgar Parishad-Maoist links case, died at a Mumbai hospital on Monday.
Speaking to Outlook, Stan Swamy’s lawyer Mihir Desai said that the draconian law UAPA needs a relook
'We refuse to be silent spectators and are ready to pay the price': Family members of Bhima Koregaon prisoners
If this govt has any shame left, it should free all political prisoners, says Stan Swamy's comrade
Activist Stan Swamy, who was arrested in connection with the Elgar Parishad case, passed away on Monday
Repeal UAPA immediately, says Akhil Gogoi
Activist Stan Swamy, who was arrested in connection with the Elgar Parishad case, breathed his last on Monday
Any post-mortem of how state and courts failed Swamy will be a case of too little, too late.
The 84-year-old Jesuit priest was put on ventilator after his health deteriorated further early Sunday.
PUDR has written an open letter to the Chief Justice of Bombay High Court seeking immediate intervention in the case of Elgar Parishad accused Father Stan Swamy, who was put on ventilator support in Mumbai on Sunday.
Navy Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar addresses a press conference in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Kamal Kishore
Physically challenged participate in a rally to mark the International Day of Disabled Persons, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
A health worker takes a swab sample of a passenger entering the city to test for COVID-19 at a railway station in Ahmedabad. India on Thursday confirmed its first cases of the omicron coronavirus variant in two people...AP Photo/Ajit Solanki
A group of physically challenged people stage a protest on the 'International Day of Disabled Persons' in Srinagar.PTI Photo/S. Irfan
Union Minister R K Singh addresses a meeting on Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme with Power Ministers of North Eastern States, in Guwahati.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.