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Gauri Lankesh murder: BJP slams Rahul Gandhi for holding RSS accountable before investigations
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Gauri Lankesh murder: BJP slams Rahul Gandhi for holding RSS accountable before investigations

BJP took a dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for holding the RSS and right-wing ideology responsible for the killing of Gauri Lankesh

Gauri Lankesh assassination being judged on ideological lines: Media damnation of RSS-BJP is unjust
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Gauri Lankesh assassination being judged on ideological lines: Media damnation of RSS-BJP is unjust

Let us assume that Gauri found herself on the wrong side of the Hindu right wing. But who rules Karnataka?

Gauri Lankesh assassination: Theory of Naxal hand has many holes, but Karnataka cops remain circumspect
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Gauri Lankesh assassination: Theory of Naxal hand has many holes, but Karnataka cops remain circumspect

Those familiar with how the Maoist outfit operates will tell you that a classical Naxal operation would entail the party unit taking responsibility for carrying out the hit within 24 hours.

Gauri Lankesh murder: Family appeals against giving political colour to killing, urges investigation into all angles
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Gauri Lankesh murder: Family appeals against giving political colour to killing, urges investigation into all angles

Amid a political slugfest over the killing of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh, her family on Thursday made a plea against giving political colour to it.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Manipur journalists' union holds sit-in protest to condemn her killing
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: Manipur journalists' union holds sit-in protest to condemn her killing

Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh was shot multiple times from close range in front of her Bengaluru residence on Tuesday by unidentified assailants who then fled on a bike.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Mayawati alleges larger conspiracy behind death, demands NIA probe
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: Mayawati alleges larger conspiracy behind death, demands NIA probe

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) claimed that the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh appeared to be the part of a larger conspiracy and demanded a NIA probe into it.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: South Asia Media Defenders Network demands swift probe in journalist's death
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: South Asia Media Defenders Network demands swift probe in journalist's death

An informal association of editors expressed sadness and anger at the gunning down of the leading of journalist Gauri Lankesh outside her home in Bengaluru on 5 September.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Journalists, social activists take to streets to demand justice
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: Journalists, social activists take to streets to demand justice

A day after the brutal killing of senior journalist and social activist Gauri Lankesh in Karnatka's Bengaluru, scores of people took to the streets seeking justice across India on Wednesday

Journalist Gauri Lankesh laid to rest with full state honours; SIT formed as condemnation pours in
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Journalist Gauri Lankesh laid to rest with full state honours; SIT formed as condemnation pours in

Lankesh, 55, was buried at a cemetery in Chamarajpet in central Bengaluru. Her eyes were donated to be used for the needy, the family said.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Congress, Left blame BJP-RSS ideology for killing
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: Congress, Left blame BJP-RSS ideology for killing

Amidst all-round condemnation of the killing of activist-journalist Gauri Lankesh, the Congress and the Left parties on Wednesday accused the BJP and RSS of "silencing the voice of dissent".

Gauri Lankesh murder case as it happened: Journo was stalked; killing a professional's job, say police sources
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Gauri Lankesh murder case as it happened: Journo was stalked; killing a professional's job, say police sources

Senior Kannada journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh, known for her left-leaning outlook and forthright views against Hindutva politics, was shot dead by unidentified assailants at her residence here today, police said.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: AAP condemns killing, claims similar threat to Ashish Khetan
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: AAP condemns killing, claims similar threat to Ashish Khetan

Condemning the ghastly murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh, the AAP on Wednesday expressed fears that its key leader and former scribe Ashish Khetan could meet a similar fate for taking on extremist elements.

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Writers' forum condemns 'unmaking of India', vows to fight against haters of free speech
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: Writers' forum condemns 'unmaking of India', vows to fight against haters of free speech

Condemning the murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh, the Indian Writers' Forum on Wednesday pledged to continue her fight against the "haters of free speech and a plural India".

Gauri Lankesh murdered: Editors Guild of India condemns Kannada journalist's killing, calls for judicial probe
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Gauri Lankesh murdered: Editors Guild of India condemns Kannada journalist's killing, calls for judicial probe

The Editors Guild of India on Wednesday "strongly condemned" the murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh and called for a judicial probe into the incident.

Gauri Lankesh silenced before she could expose corrupt Karnataka industrialists and politicians, claims friend
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Gauri Lankesh silenced before she could expose corrupt Karnataka industrialists and politicians, claims friend

Senior journalist Gauri Lankesh, shot dead on Tuesday night at her residence on the outskirts of Bengaluru, was reportedly contemplating a series of exposes on corrupt industrialists and politicians in Karnataka.