Gandhi assassination

PMK seeks immediate release of Rajiv Gandhi assassination convicts

Ramadoss said despite the recent judgment of the SC, it was very difficult to comprehend the rationale behind the governor’s indecisiveness in the issue regarding the release of the seven Tamils.

published on : 14th June 2019

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: PMK urges Tamil Nadu Governor to order release of convicts

There were no legal restrictions to release the convicts and the Governor has "independent powers" on the matter, the PMK leader noted.

published on : 13th June 2019

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Nalini's right to appear in person to argue plea cannot be denied, says Madras HC

The government advocate submitted he would like to get instructions in connection with the security arrangements to be made.

published on : 11th June 2019

Governor’s order on Rajiv Gandhi killers likely in two weeks: TN

The counsel told the judges that the State government expected the Governor to pass an order within two weeks on the Cabinet’s recommendation to release the seven convicts.

published on : 4th June 2019

TN government committed to release of Rajiv assassination case convicts: CM Palaniswami

The Palaniswami-led state cabinet in September 2019 had adopted a resolution recommending release of the seven to Governor Banwarilal Purohit, who is yet to decide on the matter.

published on : 20th May 2019

Karnataka BJP youth leader lauds Nathuram Godse on social media, expelled 

The social media post of Hanumantharaju shared by BJP to the media shows the picture of Godse and a vessel that supposedly contains his ashes decorated with flowers next to it.

published on : 18th May 2019

I could be assassinated like Indira Gandhi as BJP after my life: Arvind Kejriwal

Earlier this month, he was slapped by a man during a roadshow in Delhi's Moti Nagar area on Saturday.

published on : 18th May 2019

I take pride in being called an anti-national when Gandhi's killer is hailed as nationalist: Mehbooba Mufti

The BJP should be ashamed for endorsing a candidate who praised Bapu's assassin, the PDP president said.

published on : 16th May 2019

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur apologises for calling Godse a 'patriot' 

She said she made the comments on the spur of moment to a question linked to "saffron terror" and claimed that the media twisted them.

published on : 16th May 2019

Godse remark: HC reserves orders on Kamal Haasan's anticipatory bail plea 

Police in Aravakurichi in Karur district have registered a case against the actor based on a complaint filed by a right-wing activist.

published on : 16th May 2019

BJP remains inspired by killers of Gandhi: Sitaram Yechury on Sadhvi Pragya's Godse remarks 

CPI leader D Raja said that BJP distancing itself from Thakur's comments shows its duplicity.

published on : 16th May 2019

Kamal Haasan seeks anticipatory bail in HC over 'Godse Hindu extremist' remark 

Filing the petition before the Madras High Court, Kamal said his speech was about Nathuram Godse only and not about Hindus as a whole.

published on : 15th May 2019

FIR against Kamal Haasan for "Hindu terrorist" statement against Godse

The remarks drew condemnation from BJP and the AIADMK, although Haasan found support in Congress and Dravidar Kazhagam.

published on : 14th May 2019

Will urge Governor to release Rajiv assasination case convicts: Tamil Nadu deputy CM O Panneerselvam

State Fisheries Minister D Jayakumar said the government was confident Purohit would take a good decision at the appropriate time.

published on : 10th May 2019
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