Kumar is reportedly the founder of a radical Hindutva outfit called the Hindu Yuva Sena.
MM Kalburgi murder case: SC issues notice to NIA, CBI, Maharashtra and Karnataka govts over plea seeking SIT probe
The Supreme Court issued a notice to NIA, CBI, Maharashtra and Karnataka over a plea filed by Umadevi Kalburgi seeking SIT probe into MM Kalburgi's murder.
A democratic country like India is cutting a very sorry figure with open threats being given to artists and others and with attacks on people for voicing their opinions, the Bombay High Court said on Thursday.
Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT releases two suspects' sketches, rules out professional rivalry as reason for killing
The Karnataka Police SIT, which is probing the murder of Bengaluru-based journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh, released the sketches of two suspects involved in the crime
Bombay HC says 'trend of killing all opposition is dangerous' while referring to Gauri Lankesh murder
The Bombay HC on Thursday observed that there has been a "dangerous trend" of eliminating all opposition and liberal values, while referring to the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh.
5 Sanatan Sanstha members emerge as key suspects in Gauri Lankesh murder case: All you need to know about them
Five people allegedly associated with Sanatan Sanstha have now emerged as key suspects in the murder of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh.
Gauri Lankesh's family on Thursday demanded that investigators should not only catch her killers, but also find out the motive for the crime
Gauri Lankesh, who was gunned down outside her home in Bengaluru in September, will be posthumously given the Anna Politkovskaya Award this year
CID will share the details of its probe into the killing of rationalist MM Kalburgi with the Special Investigation Team probing the Gauri Lankesh case, a top official said on Friday.
Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah slammed Ravi Shankar Prasad for accusing the state government of failure to give protection to slain journalist Gauri Lankesh.
By now, the masterminds of Gauri Lankesh's murder have surely put enough space between themselves and those who carried out the dastardly act.
Gauri Lankesh murder: Speculations rife as search for killers and justice spring up multilevel battle
Suspicions that a fringe Hindutva group was behind the murder grew stronger after reports drew parallels between Gauri's murder and previous killings of rationalists like Narendra Dabholkar, MM Kalburgi and Govind Pansare.
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 murder was worryingly similar to Govind Pansare, Narendra Dabholkar and MM Kalburgi killings
The murders of Gauri Lankesh, Narendra Dabholkar, Govind Pansare and MM Kalburgi are worryingly similar. The chilling effect of these murders cannot be overstated.
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".
The CPM on Wednesday condemned the murder of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh and called on democratic forces to lodge a strong protest against what it said was "growing intolerance and hatred" in the country.
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".
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh sentenced: 20 years might not suffice considering Sirsa godman's criminal past
On Monday, Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim was sentenced to 20 years in jail by CBI special court judge Jagdeep Singh. The judge held the godman guilty of rape and criminal intimidation of two female disciples in 2002
The killings of rationalists Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare were "well planned" and the perpetrators had an organisational backup
Dhirendra K Jha studied eight Hindu rightwing organisations across India for his book Shadow Armies: Fringe Organisations and Foot Soldiers of Hindutva