Orissa High Court grants bail to Abhijit Iyer-Mitra day after state govt pardons journalist for 'derogatory' comments
The high court relief comes a day after the Odisha government decided to grant pardon to Abhijit Iyer-Mitra after he apologised for the comments he made on the people and MLAs of Odisha, Lord Jagannath and the Konark Sun Temple.
Abhijit Iyer-Mitra admitted to Odisha hospital after complaining of stomach pain; scribe has been in judicial custody since 24 October
Abhijit Iyer-Mitra has been under judicial custody in Odisha's Jharpada jail since 24 October for more than two months.
Odisha Assembly passes motion to forgive Abhijit Iyer-Mitra, recommends providing him books on state's culture
On the basis of the house committee's recommendation, a motion to forgive Abhijit Iyer-Mitra was moved in the Odisha Assembly, which was accepted by the House.
Abhijit Iyer-Mitra apologises to Odisha Assembly for 'derogatory' comments on Konark Sun Temple, doesn't appear in court despite summons
Journalist Abhijit Iyer-Mitra was arrested by Odisha Police on 20 September from Delhi with the assistance of Delhi Police on charges of hurting religious sentiments of the people.
New banknotes: Decoding the rich history and culture of the country reflected through Indian currency
After the demonetisation of the Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes on 8 November, 2016, we've seen five new currency notes from Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
Reserve Bank of India on Friday announced that it will shortly issue ₹ 10 denomination banknotes in the Mahatma Gandhi (New) Series, bearing signature of Dr. Urjit R. Patel, Governor, RBI
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