Sudha Bharadwaj

Activists under detention for their words, not for having guns: Tharoor's jibe at Centre

The Thiruvananthapuram MP and author of several books was speaking at the Symbiosis International University Literary Festival via video-conferencing.

published on : 17th 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A bench comprising Justices U U Lalit and Ajay Rastogi dismissed as withdrawn the plea filed by Bharadwaj.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

Bhima Koregaon case: HC rejects bail plea of activist Sudha Bharadwaj

Sudha  Bharadwaj, 58, had approached the HC seeking bail, saying that she suffered from chronic conditions such as diabetes and hypertension.

published on : 28th August 2020

Elgar case: NIA opposes bail plea of Sudha Bharadwaj in HC

After hearing arguments from the NIA and Bharadwaj's counsel, the HC directed the Maharashtra government to submit the latest health report of the activist.

published on : 17th August 2020

Elgar Parishad case: NIA opposes activist Sudha Bharadwaj's bail plea

Bharadwaj is an accused in the Elgar Parishad-Koregaon Bhima case and has been lodged in Byculla women's prison since September 2018.

published on : 28th July 2020

Sudha Bharadwaj not entitled to bail on ground of COVID-19​ pandemic: NIA

In an affidavit submitted last week, the NIA urged the court to dismiss activist Sudha Bharadwaj's interim bail plea.

published on : 1st July 2020

Elgar Parishad case: HC to hear on Friday Sudha Bharadwaj's bail application

Bharadwaj, who was arrested in August 2018, moved the HC last week against the order of the NIA court in Mumbai that rejected her interim bail plea on May 29.

published on : 23rd June 2020

Elgar case: Activist Sudha Bharadwaj's bail plea rejected

The NIA opposed Bharadwaj's bail plea saying that she was not suffering from any life-threatening ailment.

published on : 29th May 2020

Bhima-Koregaon case: Activists arrested not for dissent but for Maoist links, says SC

Justice A M Khanwilkar read out the verdict for himself and the CJI, while Justice D Y Chandrachud said he was unable to agree with the view of the two judges.

published on : 28th 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

Pune police 'concocted' letter to criminalise me, other rights activists: Sudha Bharadwaj

Reacting to this in a handwritten statement, Bharadwaj, who is under house arrest, Friday said the purported letter shown by the Pune Police is a mixture of innocuous.

published on : 1st September 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

Bhima Koregaon case: Those speaking against human rights violation being targeted by present regime, says Sudha Bharadwaj

Bharadwaj has been confined at her residence in Faridabad, under the guard of police officers, and allowed to meet only her lawyer.

published on : 29th August 2018

Police targeting Dalit rights activists post Bhima Koregaon violence: CPI-M

CPI-M on Tuesday condemned the arrests of various activists and journalists such as Sudha Bharadwaj, Varavara Rao and Gautam Navlakha.

published on : 28th August 2018