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Bhima Koregaon case: Writer-activist Varavara Rao sent to  custody till November 26

Telangana Praja Front condemned the arrest and called for a movement against the undemocratic policies of Telangana government. 

published on : 19th November 2018

Pune court remands Varavara Rao in police custody till November 26

Rao, along with four other activists, was arrested on August 28 after Pune Police conducted raids at various places in the country in connection with the Koregaon-Bhima violence case.

published on : 18th November 2018

Bhima Koregaon case: Pune Police take custody of Varavara Rao after his house arrest extension ends

His supporters gathered in huge numbers right from the morning and staged a dharna protesting his arrest and terming it as the state and Union government’s attempt to shut public voices.

published on : 17th November 2018

Hyderabad HC says ‘no’ to set aside P Varavara Rao transit order 

After hearing both sides, the judge disposed of the case saying that there was no need to hear the petition further.

published on : 17th November 2018

Response to Varavara’s PIL sought

Besides, the judge directed the Telangana police to permit Gandhi hospital doctors for medical services.

published on : 7th November 2018

Bhima Koregaon case: Activists Vernon Gonsalves, Arun Ferreira taken into custody after denial of bail plea

The SC later lifted its protection, restricted the house arrest to four more weeks and told the activists they were free to seek legal redress as per law. 

published on : 27th October 2018

Avail alternative legal steps to seek bail: Hyderabad HC to Varavara Rao

The bench granted liberty to him to avail alternative legal remedies seeking bail or to quash the case registered against him by approaching the courts.

published on : 26th October 2018

Bhima Koregaon row: Maharashtra government moves Supreme Court challenging Bombay HC order

The bench, which also comprises Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph, said the appeal of the Maharashtra government would be heard on October 26.

published on : 25th October 2018

High Court directs authorities to file counters to Varavara Rao’s petition

The transit remand warrant was issued based on the papers which were in Marathi language submitted by Maharashtra police, the counsel noted.

published on : 14th October 2018

Hyderabad High Court closes Varavara Rao’s case

The bench of Justice CV Nagarjuna Reddy and Justice G Shyam Prasad closed the plea filed by Hemalatha who sought to declare the arrest orders of Maharashtra police as illegal.

published on : 30th September 2018

Bhima Koregaon case: SC likely to deliver verdict on arrest of five activists today

The five activists --Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Sudha Bharadwaj and Gautam Navlakha-- are under arrest at their respective homes since August 29.

published on : 27th September 2018

Supreme Court extends house arrest of rights activists in Koregaon-Bhima violence till September 17

The Maharashtra police had arrested the five activists on August 28 in connection with an FIR lodged following a conclave.

published on : 12th September 2018

High Court adjourns hearing of activist Varavara Rao arrest case

The bench said that it would examine the issue of allowing a doctor to provide medical assistance to Rao if a miscellaneous petition was filed. 

published on : 6th September 2018

Gauri Lankesh death anniversary: Dangerous time for people speaking truth in India, says Amnesty

The rights body said attacks on journalism not only stifle the constitutional right to freedom of speech and expression but also have a "profound silencing effect".

published on : 5th September 2018

Virasam slams arrests of activists

Professor M Haragopal, who condemned the arrest of revolutionary writer Varavara Rao, said that in a democratic country people have the right to express their views.

published on : 4th September 2018
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