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In Bareilly jail, I was the guardian of all Kashmiris, says journalist Qazi Shibli after 9 months of detention under PSA
India

In Bareilly jail, I was the guardian of all Kashmiris, says journalist Qazi Shibli after 9 months of detention under PSA

On 25 April, Qazi Shibli, a south Kashmir-based journalist and editor, returned home after nine month in a prison in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly

U2 in India: Band's message of equality, accountability felt timely and resonant, but Mumbai gig lacked soul
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U2 in India: Band's message of equality, accountability felt timely and resonant, but Mumbai gig lacked soul

While the runup to the concert has meant enduring repeated U2 puns and jokes on needing a visa for Nerul, that the tour was to be a celebration of the band’s greatest selling album and one of the world’s best-selling ones The Joshua Tree, made it all worth it.

U2 brings message of equality and non-violence to Mumbai during final Joshua Tree tour performance
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U2 brings message of equality and non-violence to Mumbai during final Joshua Tree tour performance

U2 had previously performed in New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and the Philippines as part of their Joshua Tree tour.

Three years after JNU student Najeeb Ahmed went missing, his mother says agencies not doing enough, urges govt to bring her son back
India

Three years after JNU student Najeeb Ahmed went missing, his mother says agencies not doing enough, urges govt to bring her son back

Three years after JNU student Najeeb Ahmed went missing, his mother Fatima Nafees appealed to the government on Tuesday to bring him back and alleged that the investigative agencies are not doing enough

MM Kalburgi was killed over 2014 speech against superstition, says SIT; chargesheet filed against hitman Ganesh Miskin, 6 others
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MM Kalburgi was killed over 2014 speech against superstition, says SIT; chargesheet filed against hitman Ganesh Miskin, 6 others

SIT files charge sheet against six accused in MM Kalburgi murder case, says Ganesh Mishkin was involved in both Kalburgi and Gauri Lankesh's death.

Narendra Dabholkar murder case: Special CBI court in Pune denies bail to accused Vikram Bhave
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Narendra Dabholkar murder case: Special CBI court in Pune denies bail to accused Vikram Bhave

Vikram Bhave is accused of helping the shooters conduct a recce before Narendra Dabholkar, a noted anti-superstition activist, was shot dead in Pune in August 2013

RSS defamation case: Rahul Gandhi gets bail on surety of Rs 15,000; enjoying the fight, says ex-Congress chief
India

RSS defamation case: Rahul Gandhi gets bail on surety of Rs 15,000; enjoying the fight, says ex-Congress chief

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday pleaded not guilty in connection with a defamation case filed against him in 2017 for allegedly linking journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder with the "BJP-RSS ideology".

Rahul Gandhi to appear before Mazgaon court in RSS defamation case in first public appearance after quitting as Congress president
Politics

Rahul Gandhi to appear before Mazgaon court in RSS defamation case in first public appearance after quitting as Congress president

In February, earlier this year, RSS Swayam Sevak Dhrutiman Joshi had filed a defamation case against Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) for defaming the RSS following the death of Gauri Lankesh.

Narendra Dabholkar case: CBI opposes bail for Sanatan Sanstha's lawyer Sanjeev Punalekar, cites statement of co-accused
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Narendra Dabholkar case: CBI opposes bail for Sanatan Sanstha's lawyer Sanjeev Punalekar, cites statement of co-accused

The CBI cited a "Forensic Psychological Analysis Statement" of accused Sharad Kalaskar and told a court here that he and Sachin Andure killed rationalist Narendra Dabholkar

Thane court issues summons to Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury over anti-RSS remarks, linking Sangh to Gauri Lankesh's murder
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Thane court issues summons to Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury over anti-RSS remarks, linking Sangh to Gauri Lankesh's murder

A Mumbai metropolitan magistrate's court is also hearing a criminal defamation case against Rahul Gandhi and Sitaram Yechury, filed by another RSS activist over the same issue

EVM hacking charge: CEC Sunil Arora says India 'won't be intimidated, bullied' into going back to ballot papers
India

EVM hacking charge: CEC Sunil Arora says India 'won't be intimidated, bullied' into going back to ballot papers

Three days after self proclaimed cyber expert Syed Shuja claimed that EVMs could be hacked, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said there is no way the country will be "intimidated, bullied or coerced" into going back to the ballot paper system.

Kapil Sibal lends London 'hackathon' undeserved gravitas, gives BJP opportunity to corner Congress on EVMs
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Kapil Sibal lends London 'hackathon' undeserved gravitas, gives BJP opportunity to corner Congress on EVMs

Kapil Sibal’s presence also raises the question whether the Congress endorses such wild conspiracy theories

'Cyber expert' Syed Shuja says EVMs for 2014 LS polls rigged: Who is he and what can EC do to put claim to rest
India

'Cyber expert' Syed Shuja says EVMs for 2014 LS polls rigged: Who is he and what can EC do to put claim to rest

Self-proclaimed cyber expert Syed Shuja asserted that the 2014 general elections had been rigged from the beginning, and that the EVMs used in the polls were found to have been transmitting some kind of disruptive frequency.

Actor-activist Prakash Raj will contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls as Independent candidate from Bengaluru Central
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Actor-activist Prakash Raj will contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls as Independent candidate from Bengaluru Central

Activist and renowned actor of Indian cinema, Prakash Raj has on Saturday announced that he will contest the 2019 general elections as an independent candidate from the Bengaluru Central constituency.

Despite rising crimes against journalists, India still 'in process of' collecting data on killed scribes since 2014
India

Despite rising crimes against journalists, India still 'in process of' collecting data on killed scribes since 2014

Despite India being the world's largest democracy, attempts to silence journalists are steadily rising. India, according to Reporters Without Borders, ranks a low 136 among 180 countries when it comes to press freedom.

Activists' murders: SC says one agency can investigate if there's common thread; asks CBI to file reply by January first week
India

Activists' murders: SC says one agency can investigate if there's common thread; asks CBI to file reply by January first week

The SC asked the CBI to inform it by January first week as to why it should not investigate all the four cases if there appears a link among all the murders

Gauri Lankesh's murder an organised crime, journalist killed for her anti-Hindutva ideology, says SIT chargesheet
India

Gauri Lankesh's murder an organised crime, journalist killed for her anti-Hindutva ideology, says SIT chargesheet

The SIT submitted the 9,235-page charge sheet on Gauri Lankesh's murder in the Principal Civil and Sessions court in Bengaluru Friday.

Gauri Lankesh murder case: SIT files additional chargesheet in special court against 18 accused
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Gauri Lankesh murder case: SIT files additional chargesheet in special court against 18 accused

Lankesh, 55, the editor of Lankesh Patrike, was shot dead outside her residence in the city's suburb by unidentified assailants on 5 September, 2017.

Narendra Dabholkar murder: Pune court grants CBI 45-day extension to file chargesheet against six accused
India

Narendra Dabholkar murder: Pune court grants CBI 45-day extension to file chargesheet against six accused

A court on Saturday granted a 45-day extension to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file a charge sheet against two of the six accused in the Narendra Dabholkar murder case. Dabholkar, a well-known anti-superstition activist, was shot dead in Pune on 20 August 2013