Elgar Parishad

Varavara Rao shifted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital from Taloja jail

The High Court on Wednesday directed the authorities to shift the 80-year-old poet from jail to Nanavati Hospital for 15 days, noting that Rao was almost on his deathbed.

published on : 19th November 2020

Jailed activist Varavara Rao to be moved to Nanavati Hospital for 15 days, orders Bombay HC

State's counsel Deepak Thakre told the court that he had taken instructions from Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, who said the state had no objection to shifting Rao to the Nanavati Hospital.

published on : 18th November 2020

Varavara Rao’s medical report an eyewash: Senior advocate Indira Jaising

She submitted that the report was prepared after a video examination of Rao, 81, by doctors of Nanavati hospital which lasted for barely 15 minutes.

published on : 18th November 2020

Varavara Rao is fully conscious and oriented: Maharashtra govt tells HC

Rao, 81, is currently lodged as an under-trial in the Taloja prison in neighbouring Navi Mumbai.

published on : 17th November 2020

Varavara Rao denied bail again; HC orders examination by pvt hospital doctors

The 81-year-old poet's lawyer claimed that his health was "fast deteriorating", and there was a legitimate apprehension that he might die in prison.

published on : 12th November 2020

Navlakha, Parvez part of a larger conspiracy to defame India: NIA   

The NIA, in its Elgar Parishad charge sheet, alleged that Navlakha was working as a link between Pakistan’s ISI and the CPI-Maoist.

published on : 5th November 2020

Elgar Parishad case: Mumbai Court takes cognizance of chargesheet  

After going through the charge sheet, Special NIA Judge D E Kothalikar said there was prima facie material against the accused.

published on : 24th October 2020

Varavara Rao's wife moves SC seeking bail for him in Elgar Parishad case

The petition, filed by Pendyala Hemalatha, urged the court to immediately release of Rao on the ground that his continued custody was violating his rights

published on : 15th October 2020

Various Kerala church sects demand Father Stan Swamy's release

Various church denominations on Sunday demanded the release of Fr Stan Swamy, who was arrested in what they called "in gross violation of human rights and democratic norms".

published on : 11th October 2020

What message central BJP government wants to give by arresting Stan Swamy, asks Jharkhand CM

What is this stubbornness to suppress every voice of your opposition?, Soren asked in a tweet in Hindi.

published on : 10th October 2020

Elgar Parishad case: Tribal rights activist Stan Swamy to be under judicial remand till October 23

He was arrested by the National Investigation Agency from his Ranchi residence of Thursday evening and produced before the special court here on Friday.

published on : 9th October 2020

SC refuses to entertain bail plea by activist Sudha Bharadwaj in Elgar Parishad case

A bench comprising Justices U U Lalit and Ajay Rastogi dismissed as withdrawn the plea filed by Bharadwaj.

published on : 24th September 2020

NIA arrests three Kabir Kala Manch members in Bhima Koregaon-Elgar Parishad case

Sagar Tatyaram Gorkhe, 32, and Ramesh Murlidhar Gaichor, 36, were arrested on Monday while Jyoti Raghoba Jagtap, 33, was arrested on Tuesday, an NIA spokesperson said.

published on : 9th September 2020

NIA arrests three from Pune in Bhima Koregaon case

The accused are members of Kabir Kala Manch, a frontal organisation of the banned terrorist organisation CPI(Maoist).

published on : 8th September 2020

Elgar Parishad case: Bombay HC seeks NIA's reply on Gautam Navlakha's bail plea

Navlakha had sought statutory or default bail before the special court on the ground that he had been in custody for over 90 days, but the prosecution had failed to file a charge sheet.

published on : 4th September 2020
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