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2 June, 2016 1:21 AM CBI finds evidence against two affiliated to right wing groups

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), probing the killing of rationalist Dr. Narendra Dabholkar, on Wednesday, said that its investigators had found cyber forensic evidence against two persons belonging to right-wing political groups. While one of the suspects, identified as Sarang Akolkar – believed to be a Sanatan Sanstha activist who has been absconding 142

8 May, 2016 1:02 AM Kanhaiya Kumar may attend November convention in Goa

Margao: Student leader Kanhaiya Kumar is expected to be in Goa this November. The current president of Jawaharlal Nehru University students' union and leader of the all India student federation (AISF), the student wing of the Communist Party of India (CPI), who captured the imagination of the nation after he was arrested and charged with sedition by the Delhi 138

29 April, 2016 3:51 AM Sluggish probe disappoints victims’ kin

Disappointed over the progress in the Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare murder cases, the family members of the slain rationalists claimed that if the charges against the accused, Sameer Gaikwad, are framed on weaker evidences, he may get acquitted. They also forewarned that this action may have an adverse effect on the case. The family members have been extremely 172

24 April, 2016 6:35 PM Kanhaiya Kumar predicts ‘social revolution’ in India

JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar on Sunday predicted a "social revolution" in the country when hunger and deprivation will unite the masses irrespective of their caste, creed or religion. JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar on Sunday predicted a “social revolution” in the country when hunger and deprivation will unite the masses irrespective of their 186

6 March, 2016 6:36 PM 'Sedition being used as weapon by government'

The recent controversy over sedition charges against Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Kanhaiya Kumar has led to several discussions and debates over sedition being used as a weapon to curb freedom of speech. As one of the speakers at the event "Celebrating Freedom and Pluralism" on Sunday, Mihir Desai spoke on "Sedition and the Spectre of Anti-National" 276

19 February, 2016 5:39 AM Shivaji Jayanti: Is Govind Pansare's Shivaji losing the battle against fanaticism?

According to the Gregorian calendar, February 19 is celebrated as Shivaji Jayanti, a date fixed by the previous Congress government. The Shiv Sena however disagrees and celebrates it according to the Hindu calendar. The fight over Shivaji's legacy is interesting because there seem to be two different Shivajis that are celebrated. While one Shivaji has been cast as anti-Muslim 36

19 January, 2016 8:07 AM J Dey murder case: CBI gets permission to quiz Chhota Rajan

Special MCOCA court on Tuesday granted CBI permission to interrogate deported gangster Chhota Rajan in connection with journalist J Dey murder case of 2011. Special Judge A L Pansare allowed CBI's plea seeking nod to question the 54-year-old crime boss for 10 days starting January 27 before adjourning the case till February 5. Rajan, who was produced 47

25 December, 2015 7:42 AM Flashback 2015: The bitter tug of war between BJP, Shiv Sena

Visits by bigwigs including Prime Minister Narendra Modi to NCP chief Sharad Pawar's home turf Baramati also made news. The rift within the ruling alliance was on public display ahead of the Kalyan Dombivali Municipal Corporation elections. Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray then threatened to withdraw support to the government if the BJP does not shed its 'arrogance' 166

6 December, 2015 10:32 AM Spirit of India is tolerance, we will protect citizens: CJI Thakur

Noting that there is a political angle to the whole religious intolerance debate, Chief Justice of India Tirath Singh Thakur sent a strong message against divisive forces, saying that India is an inclusive society where people of all faiths and religions flourish with mutual respect and the Supreme Court will ensure that the Rule of Law reigns supreme 27

2 December, 2015 12:00 PM No Link Between Murders of Pansare, Dabholkar, Kalburgi: Government

New Delhi: There is no report to suggest any link between the murders of rationalists Govind Pansare, Narendra Dabholkar and MM Kalburgi, the government today said in Parliament. "As per available information, there is no report to suggest any linkage/connection between the murders of Govind Pansare, Narendra Dabholkar and MM Kalburgi," Minister of State 83