PM Modi assassination plot

Activist's letter spoke of 'Rajiv Gandhi-like' incident, claim Maharashtra police

Maharashtra police said that an email letter between Rona Wilson and a CPI-Maoist leader speaks of ending "Modi-raj" with a 'Rajiv Gandhi-type incident'.

published on : 31st August 2018

Activists' arrest: Maharashtra Police claim to have unearthed larger conspiracy against security forces

Pune Police said that they would continue their investigation even though the apex court had ordered the five activists to be placed in house arrest.

published on : 30th August 2018

Activists' arrest: Letter purportedly seized talks about links with Kashmiri separatists

The undated letter in Hindi, written by some Comrade Sudha to some Comrade Prakash, also talks about giving financial help to the comrades working in the interiors.

published on : 30th August 2018

Government trying to strike terror by raiding homes of activists: Jharkhand civil society

Prominent people who signed the letter included economist Jean Dreze, Afzal Anees and Kavita Srivastava.

published on : 30th August 2018

After SC order, Telugu poet and activist Varavara Rao, two others put under house arrest

The Supreme Court had directed that all five arrested activists be placed under house arrest till the next hearing of the matter on September 6.

published on : 29th August 2018

Crack-down on activists is attempt to shift focus away from Sanatan Sanstha: Prakash Ambedkar

Ambedkar also alleged that police have made contradictory claims about the violence at Bhima Koregaon near Pune in January.

published on : 29th August 2018

Rights activist Gautam Navlakha slams his arrest as 'political ploy' to target dissent

The near-simultaneous raids against the five as well as four others were carried out as part of a probe into the violence between Dalits and the upper caste Peshwas at Koregaon-Bhima village near Pune

published on : 29th August 2018

Varavara Rao among five Left-wing activists held in major swoop

Those arrested included Pendyala Varavara Rao in Hyderabad, Gautam Navlakha in Delhi, Sudha Bharadwaj in Faridabad, Vernon Gonsalves in Mumbai and Arun Ferreira in Thane. 

published on : 29th August 2018

Don't take arrested human rights activist Gautam Navlakha out of Delhi: HC

Navlakha was among several others arrested across the country by the Pune police in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence.

published on : 28th August 2018

Varavara Rao arrest: Families being targeted is new for us, says wife Hemalatha

Police teams from Pune along with local police conducted searches at the residence of revolutionary writer Varavara Rao, his daughters and others in the city.

published on : 28th August 2018

PM Modi assassination plot: Pune police arrest revolutionary writer Varavara Rao from Hyderabad

The arrest comes as a part of the ongoing raids as part of an investigation into the alleged plot to assassinate PM Modi. 

published on : 28th August 2018