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‘Not right’: Sharad Pawar criticises Uddhav Thackeray govt for allowing Centre to hand Bhima Koregaon case to NIA
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‘Not right’: Sharad Pawar criticises Uddhav Thackeray govt for allowing Centre to hand Bhima Koregaon case to NIA

NCP president Sharad Pawar on Friday criticised Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray's decision to let the NIA take over probe into the Bhima Koregaon case from the state police.

Elgaar Parishad case transferred from Pune to special NIA court month after Centre hands case to central agency
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Elgaar Parishad case transferred from Pune to special NIA court month after Centre hands case to central agency

A court in Pune hearing the Bhima Koregaon case on Friday passed an order to transfer the case to a special NIA court in Mumbai. Additional Sessions Judge SR Navander passed the order.

Bhima Koregaon case: SC dismisses activist Anand Teltumbde's plea seeking quashing of FIR against him by Pune Police
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Bhima Koregaon case: SC dismisses activist Anand Teltumbde's plea seeking quashing of FIR against him by Pune Police

On 1 January, 2018, violence had erupted during the 200th anniversary celebrations of Bhima Koregaon battle, leaving one dead and several injured.

Bhima Koregaon case: Digvijaya Singh may face probe for 'Maoist links' after cell number emerges in suspects' letter
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Bhima Koregaon case: Digvijaya Singh may face probe for 'Maoist links' after cell number emerges in suspects' letter

The alleged Maoist letter does not specifically mention any Congress leader, but the cellphone number mentioned has been identified as Digvijaya Singh's, the Pune Police claimed.

Bhima Koregaon case: Bombay HC extends relief from arrest for Gautam Navlakha, Anand Teltumbde, Stan Swamy till 21 Nov
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Bhima Koregaon case: Bombay HC extends relief from arrest for Gautam Navlakha, Anand Teltumbde, Stan Swamy till 21 Nov

Last month, the Bombay High Court had directed the Pune Police not to take any coercive action against the activists or arrest them in the Bhima Koregaon case.

Bhima Koregaon case: Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves taken into police custody after Pune court rejects bail plea
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Bhima Koregaon case: Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves taken into police custody after Pune court rejects bail plea

Following the rejection of their bail pleas, Pune Police took Arun Ferreira and Vernon Gonsalves into custody.

Bhima Koregaon violence case: Bail plea of activists Sudha Bharadwaj, Vernon Gonsalves, Arun Ferreira rejected by Pune court
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Bhima Koregaon violence case: Bail plea of activists Sudha Bharadwaj, Vernon Gonsalves, Arun Ferreira rejected by Pune court

Pune Sessions Court rejected the bail plea of activists Sudha Bharadwaj, Vernon Gonsalves and Arun Ferreira who are three of the five activists arrested on 28 August in the Bhima Koregaon violence case

Bhima Koregaon violence: Pune sessions court to hear bail applications of three activists on 26 October
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Bhima Koregaon violence: Pune sessions court to hear bail applications of three activists on 26 October

The five accused were arrested from various cities for their alleged involvement in the violence during the 200th anniversary of the Bhima Koregaon battle.

Bhima Koregaon case: SC declines urgent hearing of Romila Thapar's review petition challenging denial of SIT probe into arrests
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Bhima Koregaon case: SC declines urgent hearing of Romila Thapar's review petition challenging denial of SIT probe into arrests

The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined an urgent hearing of a review petition filed by historian Romila Thapar in the case of the arrests of five Left-wing activists in relation to the Bhima Koregaon case.

Bhima Koregaon violence: While activists' arrests make headlines, Telangana workers jailed for similar charges languish
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Bhima Koregaon violence: While activists' arrests make headlines, Telangana workers jailed for similar charges languish

Families of five workers arrested over alleged Maoist links by Maharashtra ATS, have been struggling in anonymity even though the arrest of 10 well-known activists with the same charges and linked to the Bhima Koregaon violence made it to the headlines

Bhima-Koregaon verdict: BJP's Sambit Patra says SC ruling vindicates govt's stand, exposes Congress' 'shamelessness'
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Bhima-Koregaon verdict: BJP's Sambit Patra says SC ruling vindicates govt's stand, exposes Congress' 'shamelessness'

Quoting the court's order, Patra claimed that the fact that a majority judgment has held that the accused were not arrested because of dissent, confirms BJP's stand

'Only one place for idiocy and it's called Congress,' says Amit Shah, claims party supports Maoists, fake activists
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'Only one place for idiocy and it's called Congress,' says Amit Shah, claims party supports Maoists, fake activists

Amit Shah was responding to a tweet posted by Congress president Rahul Gandhi on 28 August criticising the arrests of five activists in connection with Bhima Koregaon violence,

Bhima Koregaon case: SC-monitored SIT probe into activists' arrests demanded for protection from 'oppressive prosecution'
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Bhima Koregaon case: SC-monitored SIT probe into activists' arrests demanded for protection from 'oppressive prosecution'

Eminent citizens on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that a court-monitored Special Investigation Team (SIT) should be constituted to look into the entire spectrum of the Bhima Koregaon case.

Bhima Koregaon arrests: UAPA has poor conviction rate; roughly 75% cases end in discharge or acquittal
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Bhima Koregaon arrests: UAPA has poor conviction rate; roughly 75% cases end in discharge or acquittal

The conviction rate for cases under UAPA–cases convicted per cases in which trials were completed–in 2016 was 33 percent, as against 82 percent for all SLL cases, while the pendency percentage – cases pending trial per total cases for trial – stood at 97.8 percent in 2016, as against 82 percent for SLL cases.

Bhima Koregaon arrests: Supreme Court extends house arrest order for activists; next hearing on 12 September
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Bhima Koregaon arrests: Supreme Court extends house arrest order for activists; next hearing on 12 September

The Supreme Court hearing of Romila Thapar's petition in favour of the five activists arrested in relation to the Bhima Koregaon violence on Thursday was adjourned till 12 September.

Activists arrested not for dissenting views but for 'cogent evidence' of having Maoist links, Maharashtra Police tells SC
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Activists arrested not for dissenting views but for 'cogent evidence' of having Maoist links, Maharashtra Police tells SC

Maharashtra police filed an affidavit in response to a plea of historian Romila Thapar and four others challenging the arrest of the five activists in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence case

Bhima Koregaon arrests: Maharashtra Police files affidavit in SC, says it has sufficient evidence to establish Maoist links
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Bhima Koregaon arrests: Maharashtra Police files affidavit in SC, says it has sufficient evidence to establish Maoist links

The Maharashtra government filed a counter affidavit in Supreme Court regarding the arrests of five activists in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence. The government claimed that the five rights activists were not arrested for their dissenting views but due to the cogent evidence linking them with the banned Communist party of India (Maoist).

Bhima Koregaon probe: Bombay HC asks Maharashtra Police why it held press conference when matter is subjudice
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Bhima Koregaon probe: Bombay HC asks Maharashtra Police why it held press conference when matter is subjudice

The writ petition was filed by Satish Surgiv Gaikwad, an activist who calls himself a victim of the violence in Bhima-Koregaon on 1 January this year. He moved the High Court seeking to restrain the Pune police from further probing the case and stay the investigations

Bhima Koregaon arrests: Shiv Sena slams Maharashtra Police's 'ridiculous' theory of activists plotting to overthrow Centre
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Bhima Koregaon arrests: Shiv Sena slams Maharashtra Police's 'ridiculous' theory of activists plotting to overthrow Centre

The Shiv Sena on Monday targeted the Maharashtra Police for the arrests of five Left activists last week.