Articles about Narendra Dabholkar

Was 'maal khara'? Two men asked about their brides' virginity

30 Jan 2019

India
Was 'maal khara'? Two men asked about their brides' virginity

Last week, two newly-wed grooms testified for their wives' virginity in Kanjarbhat community in Pune, a DNA report claims.

Lankesh Killing: Karnataka government to take call on banning organizations

24 Nov 2018

India
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

India
#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.

Dabholkar murder case: CBI slaps terror charges against accused

13 Nov 2018

India
Dabholkar murder case: CBI slaps terror charges against accused

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has invoked Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) sections 15 and 16 pertaining to acts of terror against the accused arrested in connection with the killing of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, public prosecutor, Vijaykumar Dhakane, said.

Dabholkar case: Main shooter got training in Maha, K'taka

19 Aug 2018

India
Dabholkar case: Main shooter got training in Maha, K'taka

The alleged main shooter arrested in the Narendra Dabholkar killing case received "shooting training" at various places in Maharashtra and Karnataka, the CBI told the court of Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) AS Mujumdar in Pune on Sunday.

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

18 Jun 2018

India
'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

India
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

India
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.

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

12 Nov 2017

India
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

India
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

India
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.

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

14 Sep 2017

India
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.

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

06 Sep 2017

India
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.

Maharashtra becomes first Indian state to criminalize social boycott

13 Jul 2017

India
Maharashtra becomes first Indian state to criminalize social boycott

Maharashtra has become the first Indian state to criminalize social boycott. The Prohibition of People from Social Boycott (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2016, prescribes up to three years in jail and maximum fine of Rs. 1L.

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

14 Jun 2017

India
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.