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16 September, 2015 9:22 AM Rightwing Activist Arrested for Rationalist Govind Pansare's Murder

Kolhapur: Months after the murder of rationalist Govind Pansare, the police in Maharashtra have made the first arrest. Sameer Gaikwad, an activist of rightwing group Sanatan Sanstha, was picked up at around 4.30 am this morning in Sangli. The 32-year-old suspect runs a mobile repair shop. "He has been a member of Sanatan Sanstha since 1998," said senior 52

16 September, 2015 8:16 AM Rationalist Govind Pansare's killer nabbed in Sangli

KOLHAPUR: Rationalist leader Govind Pansare's attacker was finally nabbed in Sangli on Wednesday at 4.30 am in a joint action by police officials of Kolhapur and Sangli districts. Pansare was shot at outside his residence in Kolhapur city on February 16 but he succumbed to the injuries on February 20 in Mumbai. Police have identified assailant as Sameer 53

11 September, 2015 3:26 AM In Sena's Meat Support, The Politics of Bal Thackeray

In the last one week, the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra has stunned the public. One, with its newly-discovered soft corner for rationalists and atheists who were killed for their views on religion and for contesting bigotry; second, with protecting meat shops in the city after a four-day ban on meat was declared by its ally, the BJP, for Jain fasts in the city. The ban on the sale of meat by the Municipal 10

8 September, 2015 11:21 AM Modi has ‘failed abysmally’ to match words with deeds: Sonia

Addressing a CWC meeting, Sonia Gandhi said the Modi govt has been ‘reduced to unedifying flip-flops’ New Delhi: Buoyed by government retreating on the land ordinance, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he has been “reduced to unedifying flip flops” and most of his election promises were nothing more than “hawabaazi 66

8 September, 2015 11:10 AM PM Modi has 'failed abysmally' to match words with deeds: Sonia Gandhi

Buoyed by government retreating on the land ordinance, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he has been "reduced to unedifying flip flops" and most of his poll promises were nothing more than "hawabaazi" (empty talk). Giving credit to the campaign by Congress workers against land bill "under active guidance" 43

8 September, 2015 9:20 AM Narendra Modi-led government failed abysmally​, says Sonia Gandhi ​

New Delhi: Sonia Gandhi, who was given one-year extension as Congress president on Tuesday, lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Congress Working Committee (CWC) today passed the resolution, extending tenure of Sonia Gandhi as party president for one more year. The CWC also decided to reserve 50 percent of party posts for SC, ST, OBC and women 67

8 September, 2015 8:41 AM Modi has failed abysmally to match words with deeds: Sonia

Buoyed by government retreating on the land ordinance, Congress President Sonia Gandhi today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he has been “reduced to unedifying flip flops” and most of his poll promises were nothing more than “hawabaazi” (empty talk). Giving credit to the campaign by Congress workers against land bill “under active guidance 9

31 August, 2015 4:35 AM Karnataka Scholar MM Kalburgi, Threatened Over his Writings, Shot Dead on His Doorstep

Dharwad: Noted scholar MM Kalburgi, known for his rationalist views, was shot dead at the doorstep of his home in Karnataka's Dharwad city on Sunday morning. Dr Kalburgi, the former vice chancellor of Hampi University, answered the doorbell at around 8.40 am and had just opened the door when he was shot in the forehead and chest. The attackers had come on a bike, said Dharwad 128

31 August, 2015 1:34 AM Outspoken scholar Kalburgi gunned down at his doorstep

DHARWAD: by an unidentified person on Sunday morning at his residence in Dharwad, about 450km from Bengaluru, sending shockwaves across Karnataka. Though police are yet to establish the motive, they suspect the involvement of right-wing extremists as the modus operandi appeared to be similar to that used in the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar 63

21 August, 2015 7:09 AM Maharashtra accords 'Z' category security to Anna Hazare in view of recent threat

MUMBAI: , a crusader against corruption and social worker, following yet another life threat from anti-social elements. The state had awarded him a Z category security in september 2011 after a similar letter threatening to kill him was received. However, in the backdrop of murders of leading social activists Dr Narendra Dabholkar and advocate Govind 26