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Lankesh Killing: Karnataka government to take call on banning organizations

24 Nov 2018

Lankesh Killing: Karnataka government to take call on banning organizations

Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara today said the state government would soon take a call on banning the organizations involved in the killing of noted journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh.

#GauriLankesh: SIT names Hindu right-wing outfit in the murder case

24 Nov 2018

#GauriLankesh: SIT names Hindu right-wing outfit in the murder case

The special investigation team (SIT), probing the killing of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh, has named Hindu right-wing outfit Sanatan Sanstha in its additional charge sheet filed before a city court in Bengaluru yesterday.

'Why'll Modi react if dog dies?': Muthalik on Lankesh murder

18 Jun 2018

'Why'll Modi react if dog dies?': Muthalik on Lankesh murder

In extremely controversial comments, Pramod Muthalik, chief of the right wing group Sri Ram Sene, ended up comparing slain journalist Gauri Lankesh to a dog.

Man arrested in connection with Gauri Lankesh's murder

10 Mar 2018

Man arrested in connection with Gauri Lankesh's murder

Six months after Gauri Lankesh was killed outside her house in Bengaluru, police have arrested a man linked with the murder that made headline across the globe.

Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT takes into custody right-wing group founder

03 Mar 2018

Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT takes into custody right-wing group founder

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh has taken into custody a 37-year-old man.

What are BJP's and Congress's strategy for Karnataka polls?

25 Feb 2018

What are BJP's and Congress's strategy for Karnataka polls?

In about a month, Election Commission (EC) will announce the schedule for the Karnataka Assembly polls. As the battle draws close, BJP and Congress have rolled up their sleeves for the big fight.

Karnataka Home Minister: Gauri Lankesh's killers will be revealed soon

12 Nov 2017

Karnataka Home Minister: Gauri Lankesh's killers will be revealed soon

Two months after the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru, an SIT is nearing the end of its investigation and will reveal its findings in a few weeks, Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy said.

Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT releases sketches of prime suspects

14 Oct 2017

Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT releases sketches of prime suspects

The SIT probing the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh has released sketches of two main suspects.

Five Sanatan Sanstha men linked to Gauri Lankesh murder

06 Oct 2017

Five Sanatan Sanstha men linked to Gauri Lankesh murder

In the latest development in the Gauri Lankesh murder case, five names associated to the right-wing Sanatan Sanstha have emerged as key suspects. Four of them have Interpol Red Notices against them for their alleged involvement in earlier crimes.

Defamation case against Sonia, Rahul, Yechury for Lankesh murder comments

18 Sep 2017

Defamation case against Sonia, Rahul, Yechury for Lankesh murder comments

An RSS swayamsevak has filed a defamation case against Congress' Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury for linking journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder to the RSS.

Are Lankesh-Kalburgi murders linked? Same gun used in both

14 Sep 2017

Are Lankesh-Kalburgi murders linked? Same gun used in both

A preliminary forensic analysis of the bullets found in the September 5 shooting of journalist Gauri Lankesh has found that these bullets are from a similar 7.65-mm countrymade pistol which was used to kill scholar MM Kalburgi in 2015.

Gauri Lankesh Murder: K'taka BJP issues legal-notice to Ramachandra Guha

11 Sep 2017

Gauri Lankesh Murder: K'taka BJP issues legal-notice to Ramachandra Guha

Renowned Indian historian and writer Ramachandra Guha found himself in the midst of a legal trouble following his statements insinuating the Sangh Parivar was behind the killing of Gauri Lankesh.

Journalist Gauri Lankesh shot dead: Does it indicate a trend?

06 Sep 2017

Journalist Gauri Lankesh shot dead: Does it indicate a trend?

Gauri Lankesh, a Kannada journalist and editor of the Gauri Lankesh Patrike, was shot dead at her home yesterday evening.

Why was a girl assaulted, force-fed cow-dung?

14 Jun 2017

Why was a girl assaulted, force-fed cow-dung?

In a shocking video, a Maharashtra girl is seen being beaten and force-fed cow dung in Karnataka's Bidar. Police said another woman underwent similar assault.

Karnataka CID to investigate Kalburgi murder

1 Sep 2015

Karnataka CID to investigate Kalburgi murder

The police have been told by MM Kalburgi's daughter that he was killed for his outspoken comments; they are also looking into a probably property dispute as motive.