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Bhima Koregaon

Maha: Thousands visit 'Jaystambh' monument to mark 204th anniversary of Koregaon-Bhima battle

Jan 01, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

In contrast to the 203rd anniversary of the historical battle last year, which was a low-key affair due to pandemic curbs, many people have paid their tributes at the Jaystambh, which, as per a Dalit narrative is the symbol of the victory over casteism.

Delay In Publishing Of P Varavara Rao Poems Attributed To ‘Unfavourable Legal Opinion’

Nov 12, 2021 Trisha Mukherjee

P Varavara Rao, the activist and poet is presently facing trial in the Bhima Koregaon case.

Stan Swamy's Death Tarnished India's Human Rights Image : UN Expert

In a statement issued on Thursday, UN Special Rapporteur Mary Lawlor said Father Swamy’s case should remind all states that human rights defenders and all those detained without sufficient legal basis, should be released.

Bhima Koregaon-Accused Anand Teltumbde Denied Bail Days After Stan Swamy's Death

Jul 12, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Activist Anand Teltumbde, one of the co-accused in the Elgar Parishad case, was denied bail by a special court on Monday.

Stan Swamy's Co-Accused In Bhima Koregaon Case Observe Hunger Strike In Jail

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.

06 July, 2021

Bhima Koregaon Case| Evidence Was Planted On Activist Surendra Gadling’s Computer: Reports

Outlook Web Bureau

US-Based digital forensics firm Arsenal Consulting has revealed that Surendra Gadling’s computer was infected with malware, for nearly two years before his arrest in 2018, reports claimed

06 July, 2021

‘Stan Swamy’s Death Is A Result Of His Arrest’: Lawyer Mihir Desai

Preetha Nair

Speaking to Outlook, Stan Swamy’s lawyer Mihir Desai said that the draconian law UAPA needs a relook

06 July, 2021

Stan Swamy’s Death An ‘Institutional Murder’: Family, Friends Of Bhima Koregaon Accused

Outlook Web Bureau

'We refuse to be silent spectators and are ready to pay the price': Family members of Bhima Koregaon prisoners

05 July, 2021

Activist Stan Swamy Dedicated His Life To Fight For The Causes Of Adivasis

Outlook Web Bureau

Activist Stan Swamy, who was arrested in connection with the Elgar Parishad case, breathed his last on Monday

05 July, 2021

Who Killed Stan Swamy?

Ruben Banerjee

Any post-mortem of how state and courts failed Swamy will be a case of too little, too late.

05 July, 2021

Elgar Parishad Case: Activist Stan Swamy, 84, Passes Away

Outlook Web Bureau

The 84-year-old Jesuit priest was put on ventilator after his health deteriorated further early Sunday.


16 June, 2021

Hope Floats For Bhima Koregaon Political Prisoners After Delhi HC Order

Preetha Nair

Kin and lawyers of imprisoned activists say the ruling will help in the delivery of justice

04 June, 2021

Stan Swamy, The Majesty Of Law And The Tenets Of Justice

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

At 84 years of age, Stan Swamy is the oldest among the 16 accused in the Bhima Koregaon case and, arguably, the oldest prison inmate across the country facing non-bailable charges under the draconian Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

01 March, 2021

SC To Hear Bail Plea Of Activist Navlakha In Bhima Koregaon Case On 3 March

Outlook Web Bureau

Some activists allegedly made inflammatory speeches and statements at the Elgar Parishad meet on December 31, 2017, which triggered violence at Koregaon Bhima, said officials

22 February, 2021

Elgar Parishad Case: Bombay HC Grants Interim Bail To Activist Varavara Rao

Outlook Web Bureau

Activist Varavara Rao was arrested in the Bhima Koregaon case in June 2018

19 February, 2021

Unprecedented Tampering In Bhima Koregaon Case: Forensic Firm Chief

Preetha Nair

Mark Spencer is the president of Arsenal Consulting, a forensic firm that recently released a report that concluded that incriminating evidence was planted on the computer of Bhima-Koregaon accused and activist Rona Wilson.

27 January, 2021

Poet Varavara Rao’s Health Condition Is Stable, Reject His Bail Plea: NIA To Bombay HC

Outlook Web Bureau

Varavara Rao was arrested in the Elgar-Parishad-Maoist links case in June 2018.


12 January, 2021

Bhima Koregaon Case: Activist Anand Teltumbde Files New Bail Plea

Outlook Web Bureau

Anand Teltumbde was arrested by the NIA on April 14, 2020, for allegedly having links with Maoists

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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