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Arrested activists have no vested right to seek SIT probe into Bhima-Koregaon violence: Maharashtra to SC

The state also sought the dismissal of the petition of historian Romila Thapar against the arrests, saying that the allegations made are "moonshine allegations" against the probe agencies.

published on : 21st September 2018

Open to Congress, says Prakash Ambedkar while condemning NCP for links with Sambhaji Bhide

He also made it clear that his party's alliance with the All India Muslim Ittehad ul Musalmeen for Maharashtra elections. 

published on : 20th September 2018

Bhima-Koregaon case: Supreme Court reserves verdict on five activists' arrests

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 : 20th September 2018

Bhima-Koregaon case: Eminent citizens seek SIT probe into arrest of activists

Senior advocate Anand Grover claimed that the investigation is 'unfair, biased and deficient' as indicated by 'illegalities' in search of the houses of the activists.

published on : 19th September 2018

Criminal defamation: Activist Anand Teltumbde seeks sanction to prosecute Maharashtra ADGP

He stated that all the allegations levelled at him during the press conference are false and contended that it has damaged his long-standing hard-earned reputation as a management expert.

published on : 18th September 2018

Activists arrest: Will quash case if proof false, says Supreme Court

The court said it might order a probe by a Special Investigation Team to look into the manner and the circumstances leading to registration of FIRs and arrests.

published on : 18th September 2018

Will examine veracity of evidence against five rights activists: SC

The court told the senior counsel Abhishek Manu Singhvi: 'We are protecting your liberty... your formulation on law, we will hear you on Wednesday.'

published on : 17th September 2018

Few activists arrested in Bhima Koregaon violence case go on 'hunger strike' at Yerawada jail

Advocate Surendra Gadling, writer-editor Sudhir Dhawale, and activists Mahesh Raut and Rona Wilson participated in the strike.

published on : 14th September 2018

IIT-Kanpur comes out to bat for arrested activists, lawyers

Calling the charges against Sudha Bharadwaj a 'figment of imagination', the group claimed that the arrest seemed to be an attempt to malign her reputation and discredit her causes.

published on : 11th September 2018

Activists arrest: Congress seeks suspension of Maharashtra cops

The demand was made hours after the Supreme Court rapped the police officials concerned for addresing the media following the arrests.

published on : 6th September 2018

Activists Arrests: Bombay High Court raps Maharashtra Police for divulging info on sensitive cases

The court said by disclosing information to the media, the police were alerting the accused persons.

published on : 6th September 2018

Bhima-Koregaon violence: Rights activists to remain under house arrest till September 12, says SC

ASG Mehta told the bench that keeping the activists under house arrest would hamper the ongoing investigation. The bench posted the matter for further hearing on September 12.

published on : 6th September 2018

Activists were planning violence to destabilise society: Police

The court had also questioned the activists’ arrests nine months after the violence between Dalits and upper castes at Bhima Koregaon.

published on : 6th September 2018

Activists arrest: PIL in Bombay HC seeks action against policemen who briefed media

Activist Sanjay Bhalerao, who claims to be a witness to the Bhima Koregaon violence, filed a criminal PIL in the HC seeking action against the policemen.

published on : 4th 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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