Dabholkar, Pansare murder cases: Fresh hope for families after CBI announcement of Rs 5 lakh reward for information on accused
Almost three and half years after Narendra Dabholkar's murder, the CBI has announced a reward of Rs 5 lakh for the two wanted accused and Sanatan sadhaks — Sarang Akolkar and Vinay Pawar.
The Bombay High Court slammed the investigation agencies over slow probe of murders of the rationalists Dr Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare.
Narendra Dabholkar murder case: CBI files charge sheet against Hindu Janajagruti Samiti member Virendrasing Tawde
CBI sources said the charge sheet was filed against Tawde under the sections of 120-B (criminal conspiracy) and 302 (murder) of IPC among other charges.
The world is not very kind to atheists. It is high time that we stopped outraging over faith and started protesting against discrimination and injustice.
There's a new minority to contend with and, at a little over 33,000, they are fewer in number than the Parsis. But the unbelieving atheists — counted separately for the first time in Census 2011 — just cannot agree with the figure
Hindu radical organisation Sanathan Sanstha is in the eye of a storm for its alleged links to the murder of left-liberal thinker Govind Pansare in Kolhapur in February 2015
The Bombay High Court on Monday rejected the bail plea of Sameer Gaikwad, held in connection with the murder of veteran communist leader and rationalist Govind Pansare, saying there was prima facie ample evidence to link him with the crime.
CBI, following a probe, has declared that the same weapon and the motorcycle were used in the killing of Govind Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar.
On Monday, senior journalist Nikhil Wagle allegedly received a death threat from the Sanatan Sanstha. Here's what you should know about the group accused for this threat and other crimes in the past
The Bombay High Court has directed a sessions court to defer framing of charges against Sameer Gaikwad, an alleged member of Sanatan Sanstha who is arrested in activist Govind Pansare murder case
It is the first arrest in the case after the Mumbai High court in May 2014 handed over the probe to the CBI in the fatal shooting of Dabholkar.
Narendra Modi's speech int he US Congress was a massive success. But, the veracity of his claims on freedom of faith, speech and franchise that he ascribed to the ‘holy book’ will be questioned back home.
Pansare's daughter said that the transfer of investigating officer would adversely impact the line of investigation in the case.
Family members of the slain rationalists Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare on Thursday asked whether the government was serious about the probe into two cases.
The ongoing debates around the suicide of Rohith Vemula and the JNU issue have brought to the public discourse a confusing, controversial term: Brahmanwad
Shani Shingnapur agitation: Bhumata Brigade's Trupti Desai gets threat letter warning her of Dabholkar-like fate
The Bhumata Brigade head made it clear that although she has filed a police complaint she does not want a security detail accompanying her.
Intolerance row: Indian society is and was tolerant, but certain segments are always at war, says Javed Akhtar
Claiming that some Hindu groups are now behaving like Muslim fundamentalists, Javed Akhtar said barring such elements Indian society has always been tolerant.
The Bombay High Court on Thursday expressed surprise at the failure of CBI and the state CID in obtaining a ballistics report from Karnataka CID which reportedly shows a link between the murders of rationalists Narendra Dabholkar, Govind Pansare and Kannada scholar-writer MM Kalburgi.
The government should take serious note of the warnings from Rajan and Moody’s Analytics and address them