Articles about Elgar Parishad

Sudha Bharadwaj to be released in Elgar Parishad case

08 Dec 2021

India
Sudha Bharadwaj to be released in Elgar Parishad case

A special court under the National Investigation Agency on Wednesday set bail conditions for lawyer-activist Sudha Bharadwaj - an accused in the Elgar Parishad case.

Elgar Parishad case: Sudha Bharadwaj granted bail, others' pleas rejected

01 Dec 2021

India
Elgar Parishad case: Sudha Bharadwaj granted bail, others' pleas rejected

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday granted default bail to lawyer-activist Sudha Bharadwaj in the 2018 Elgar Parishad case.

Milind Teltumbde among 26 Maoists killed in 10-hour Gadchiroli encounter

14 Nov 2021

India
Milind Teltumbde among 26 Maoists killed in 10-hour Gadchiroli encounter

As many as 26 Maoists were killed in an encounter in Gadchiroli, Maharashtra, on Saturday.

Stan Swamy, arrested in Elgaar Parishad case, dies at 84

05 Jul 2021

India
Stan Swamy, arrested in Elgaar Parishad case, dies at 84

Tribal rights activist Father Stan Swamy, who was arrested in connection with the Elgaar Parishad case last year, died on Monday at the age of 84.

Koregaon-Bhima case: SC refuses to quash FIR against activist Teltumbde

14 Jan 2019

India
Koregaon-Bhima case: SC refuses to quash FIR against activist Teltumbde

The Supreme Court today refused to quash Pune Police's FIR against civil rights activist Anand Teltumbde for his alleged role in the Elgar Parishad-Koregaon Bhima violence and for his alleged Maoist links.

#BhimaKoregaon: SC stays HC-order refusing extension of time for charge-sheet

29 Oct 2018

India
#BhimaKoregaon: SC stays HC-order refusing extension of time for charge-sheet

The Supreme Court today stayed the Bombay High Court order refusing extension of time to the Maharashtra Police for filing charge sheet in the Koregaon-Bhima violence case.

#BhimaKoregaon: Pune court rejects bail pleas of three activists

26 Oct 2018

India
#BhimaKoregaon: Pune court rejects bail pleas of three activists

The Pune Sessions court on Friday rejected the bail applications of activists Sudha Bharadwaj, Vernon Gonsalves, and Arun Ferreira, who were arrested for their alleged Maoist links.

Bombay-HC disapproves practice of people writing directly to PM, President

07 Sep 2018

India
Bombay-HC disapproves practice of people writing directly to PM, President

The Bombay High Court deprecated today the practice of people writing directly to the Prime Minister, the President, or the Chief Minister making wide allegations against certain persons instead of following due process of law.

Bhima-Koregaon case: Maharashtra Police says activists arrested over Maoist links

05 Sep 2018

India
Bhima-Koregaon case: Maharashtra Police says activists arrested over Maoist links

The five activists were not arrested for their dissenting views but due to the cogent evidence linking them with the banned CPI(Maoist), Maharashtra Police claimed in the Supreme Court today.

Bhima-Koregaon case: Rao says fight against fascist policies not conspiracy

30 Aug 2018

India
Bhima-Koregaon case: Rao says fight against fascist policies not conspiracy

Dubbing the case against him and other activists over Maharashtra's Koregaon-Bhima violence as false, Leftist poet-writer Varavara Rao insisted today their fight against "fascist policies" cannot be called a conspiracy.

From Bhima Koregaon violence to activists' arrest: Things to know

29 Aug 2018

India
From Bhima Koregaon violence to activists' arrest: Things to know

The arrests of five activists in different cities on Tuesday on allegations of being associated with Maoists has sparked an uproar.

Bhima-Koregaon case: Varavara Rao's arrest operation 'illegal', claims Rao's family

29 Aug 2018

India
Bhima-Koregaon case: Varavara Rao's arrest operation 'illegal', claims Rao's family

The arrest of Left-leaning poet and writer Varavara Rao and searches at his two daughters' residences were "illegal", claims Rao's nephew, N Venugopal.

Pawar wasn't expected to 'stoop down to this level': Fadnavis

11 Jun 2018

India
Pawar wasn't expected to 'stoop down to this level': Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today slammed NCP chief Sharad Pawar for suggesting that the BJP was playing a "threat letter card" to gain sympathy.

Maoist letter reveals Modi assassination plans in "Rajiv Gandhi-type incident"

08 Jun 2018

India
Maoist letter reveals Modi assassination plans in "Rajiv Gandhi-type incident"

Five months after the Bhima Koregaon clashes, a public prosecutor has made shocking revelations.

Bhima Koregaon riots: Four Dalit activists, Nagpur University professor arrested

06 Jun 2018

India
Bhima Koregaon riots: Four Dalit activists, Nagpur University professor arrested

Police in Maharashtra have arrested four prominent Dalit activists along with a Nagpur University teacher with "Maoist links" for their role in the Bhima Koregaon riots of January.