sedition case

UP man held in sedition case after Facebook post celebrating Pakistan win in T20 match goes viral

At least nine other people have been arrested and detained in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan on similar charges in the last couple of days.

published on : 28th October 2021

Supreme Court protects suspended IPS officer of Chhattisgarh, terms filing of sedition cases as 'disturbing'

A bench comprising Chief Justice N V Ramana directed the state police not to arrest its own suspended senior IPS officer Gurjinder Pal Singh in the cases.

published on : 26th August 2021

Anti-CAA protests: Sharjeel Imam denies inciting violence, says cannot be hammered with sedition

Imam has moved the court seeking bail in a case related to speeches made by him at two universities in 2019, where he allegedly threatened to 'cut off' Assam and the rest of the Northeast from India.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Sedition case against Samajwadi Party MP, two others over pro-Taliban remarks

Calling it an internal matter of Afghanistan, the SP MP had claimed that Taliban was a force which did not allow even strong countries like Russia and America to settle their feet in Afghanistan.

published on : 18th August 2021

Grilling Shaheen schoolchildren with firearms a violation: Karnataka HC

The play had also allegedly made a derogatory comment against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 17th August 2021

326 sedition cases filed in India between 2014-19; only six convictions

The Supreme Court last week observed that Section 124 (A) of the IPC -- offence of sedition -- has been enormously misused and asked the Centre why it was not repealing the provision.

published on : 19th July 2021

Opposition flays filing of sedition case against over 100 Haryana farmers

The police have arrested five people in connection with the incident which took place on Sunday when the farmers were protesting outside Chaudhary Devi Lal University at Sirsa.

published on : 16th July 2021

Chhattisgarh govt moves SC, files caveats against IPS officer booked under sedition law in graft case

On Friday, the officer approached the high court seeking a stay on the probe of the state ACB and EOW in the disproportionate assets case.

published on : 10th July 2021

Sedition case filed against suspended IPS officer Gurjinder Pal Singh in Chhattisgarh

ACB sleuths carried out raids for three days at 15 premises and properties linked to the IPS officer following complains over disproportionate assets.

published on : 9th July 2021

Sedition case: Lakshadweep police quiz filmmaker Ayesha Sulthana again, seize laptop

Sulthana alleged that a five-member police team from Lakshadweep carried out a search at her flat in Kakkanad near here and seized her brother's laptop.

published on : 8th July 2021

Lakshadweep activist Aisha Sultana moves Kerala HC to quash sedition charges

A case under Sections 124 A and 153 B was registered against Sultana, a native of Chetlat island, based on a petition filed by BJP’s Lakshadweep unit president, Abdul Khader.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Lakshadweep filmmaker Aisha Sultana released after 8-hour grilling in sedition case

The police did not record her arrest but informed her that she will be summoned for further interrogation after analysing the information shared by her.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Lakshadweep filmmaker faces sedition case for 'bio weapon' comment over spread of COVID-19

Sulthana, during a debate in a TV channel, had alleged that the Central govt used biological weapons for spread of COVID in Lakshadweep.

published on : 11th June 2021

Editors Guild welcomes SC verdict on sedition case against veteran journalist Vinod Dua

The apex court on Thursday quashed a sedition case against Dua for his alleged comments against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his YouTube show last year.

published on : 4th June 2021

'Every journalist is entitled to protection': SC quashes sedition case against Vinod Dua

On July 20 last year, the top court had extended till further orders the protection granted to journalist Vinod Dua from any coercive action in the case.

published on : 3rd June 2021
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