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Dabholkar, Pansare murder cases: Fresh hope for families after CBI announcement of Rs 5 lakh reward for information on accused
India

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.

Bombay HC raps agencies over slow probe of Dabholkar, Pansare murders
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Bombay HC raps agencies over slow probe of Dabholkar, Pansare murders

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
India

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.

Discrimination against atheists: Our outrage needs to be against injustice, not lack of faith
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Discrimination against atheists: Our outrage needs to be against injustice, not lack of faith

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.

At 33,000, atheists are the newest minority in India: Census 2011
India

At 33,000, atheists are the newest minority in India: Census 2011

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

Despite the huge Hindu vote, Narendra Modi govt yet to fulfil Hindu demands: Sanathan Sanstha
India

Despite the huge Hindu vote, Narendra Modi govt yet to fulfil Hindu demands: Sanathan Sanstha

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

Govind Pansare murder case: Bombay HC rejects bail plea of Sameer Gaikwad
India

Govind Pansare murder case: Bombay HC rejects bail plea of Sameer Gaikwad

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.

Dabholkar murder: Same bike and weapon used as in Govind Pansare's case, says CBI
India

Dabholkar murder: Same bike and weapon used as in Govind Pansare's case, says CBI

CBI, following a probe, has declared that the same weapon and the motorcycle were used in the killing of Govind Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar.

An NGO that aims to 'reinstate divine kingdom': All you need to know about Sanatan Sanstha
India

An NGO that aims to 'reinstate divine kingdom': All you need to know about Sanatan Sanstha

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

Govind Pansare murder case: Trial against Sameer Gaikwad stayed
India

Govind Pansare murder case: Trial against Sameer Gaikwad stayed

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

Narendra Dabholkar murder case: CBI makes first arrest, accused linked to Sanatan Sanstha
India

Narendra Dabholkar murder case: CBI makes first arrest, accused linked to Sanatan Sanstha

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 promises in US Congress will be questioned back home  
World

Narendra Modi's promises in US Congress will be questioned back home  

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.

Let people of Goa decide on casino issue: AAP
Politics

Let people of Goa decide on casino issue: AAP

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday said it was for the people of Goa to decide on the fate of the casino industry in the state.

Pansare murder case: Kin wants transfer order of probe officer cancelled
India

Pansare murder case: Kin wants transfer order of probe officer cancelled

Pansare's daughter said that the transfer of investigating officer would adversely impact the line of investigation in the case.

Families of Dabholkar, Pansare say the govt is not serious enough to probe the murders
India

Families of Dabholkar, Pansare say the govt is not serious enough to probe the murders

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.

Are Brahmins scapegoats of 'Brahmanwad'? And what does it tell us about mob rule and the state?
India

Are Brahmins scapegoats of 'Brahmanwad'? And what does it tell us about mob rule and the state?

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
India

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
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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.

Bombay HC pulls up Karnataka CID for not cooperating on Dabholkar, Pansare and Kalburgi murders
India

Bombay HC pulls up Karnataka CID for not cooperating on Dabholkar, Pansare and Kalburgi murders

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.

Raghuram Rajan is right: Allowing intolerance to thrive will only stifle economic progress
Business

Raghuram Rajan is right: Allowing intolerance to thrive will only stifle economic progress

The government should take serious note of the warnings from Rajan and Moody’s Analytics and address them