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Bhima-Koregaon Violence: Rights Activists To Stay Under House Arrest Till September 12, Says SC

Sep 06, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court extended the house arrest of five rights activists in connection with the violence in Bhima-Koregaon in Maharashtra till September 12.

'Urban Naxals': SC To Resume Hearing On Arrest Of Five Activists

Sep 06, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

In its earlier hearing on the case, the SC had said: “Dissent is the safety valve of democracy... the pressure cooker will burst if you don’t allow the safety valves."


Shiv Sena Criticises Maharashtra Police Over Arrests Of 'Urban Naxals'

The editorial also took on the Pune Police over claims that Modi was allegedly being targeted for a 'Rajiv Gandhi-style assassination'.

Arrest Of Activists: Bombay HC Questions Maharashtra Police's Media Briefing

Sep 03, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

State Additional Director General (Law and Order) Parambir Singh along with the Pune police had addressed the media on the case on Friday.


People Who Celebrated Death Of Mahatma Gandhi Are In Power: Swara Bhaskar

People can be punished for their deeds, and not for their thoughts.

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01 September, 2018

'Persecuting The Dalit Intellectual': A Student Recounts Police Raid At Prof Satyanarayana’s House

Neeraja Sasikumar

Under the pretext of '#urbannaxals', police barged into a central university campus, raided Dalit intellectual Prof Satyanarayana's house, and seized all his academic work. A student recounts the ordeal.


01 September, 2018

Police Fabricated Letter To Criminalise Me And Other Activists: Sudha Bharadwaj

Outlook Web Bureau

In a media briefing Friday, the police had released details of seized letters related to five activists arrested in June in connection with the Bhima Koregoan violence.


31 August, 2018

Cops Told Us To Keep Open Bedroom Door: Arrested Activist's Partner

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the Maharashtra police that the activists be kept under house arrest till September 6.


31 August, 2018

#Me Too Urban Naxal: Full Text Of Arundhati Roy's Open Statement

Arundhati Roy

The vulnerable are being cordoned off and silenced. The vociferous are being incarcerated.


30 August, 2018

Arrest Of Activists: Civil Society Demands Action Against Maharashtra Police

Outlook Web Bureau

A joint statement was signed by author Arundhati Roy, lawyer Prashant Bhushan as well as activists Aruna Roy and Jignesh Mevani among others.


30 August, 2018

Arrest Of Activists: Remand Report Has No Mention Of Bhima Koregaon, Plot To Kill PM, Claims Report

Outlook Web Bureau

The police in its remand report have listed 16 reasons to seek their custody.


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30 August, 2018

Why Photos Of Phule, Ambedkar But No God: Cops Asked Varavara Rao's Son-In-Law

Outlook Web Bureau

Bhima Koregaon: Police Asked Me Why Are There Photos Of Phule, Ambedkar In My House But no Gods? Varavara Rao's Son-In-Law


29 August, 2018

Arrest Of Activists By Govt Is Attempt To 'Silence' Masses, Says Prakash Ambedkar

Outlook Web Bureau

The Pune police had on Tuesday raided the homes of prominent Left-wing activists in several states and arrested five of them.


29 August, 2018

Bhima Koregaon Case: Varavara Rao, Vernon Gonsalves, Arun Ferreira Produced In Pune Court

Outlook Web Bureau

A number of prominent youth leaders, activists and authors issued a joint statement, alleging it was an attempt by the BJP to engage in "scaremongering" and "polarise" the 2019 elections in its favour.


29 August, 2018

Bhima-Koregaon Case: Activist Sudha Bharadwaj Placed Under House Arrest Till August 30

Outlook Web Bureau

A number of prominent youth leaders, activists and authors issued a joint statement, alleging it was an attempt by the BJP to engage in "scaremongering" and "polarise" the 2019 elections in its favour.


29 August, 2018

Bhima Koregaon Case: SC Gives 5 Arrested Activists A Breather, Says Dissent Is Safety Valve Of Democracy

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court observed that "dissent is the safety valve of democracy and if dissent is not allowed then the pressure cooker may burst."


29 August, 2018

‘This Is Absolutely Chilling’: Ram Guha, Arundhati Roy And Others React To Activists’ Arrests

Outlook Web Bureau

A number of prominent youth leaders, activists and authors issued a joint statement, alleging it was an attempt by the BJP to engage in "scaremongering" and "polarise" the 2019 elections in its favour.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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