Dhirendra K Jha studied eight Hindu rightwing organisations across India for his book Shadow Armies: Fringe Organisations and Foot Soldiers of Hindutva
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 central government on Wednesday informed the Bombay High Court that till date it has not found any satisfactory material to declare right wing organisation Sanatan Sanstha as a "terror outfit" under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) and ban it.
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.
Rival processions in Pune marked the third death anniversary of anti-superstition campaigner Narendra Dabholkar who was killed on 20 August, 2013 when he was out for a morning walk
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
Wondering how long attacks on the security forces will go on in Kashmir, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday demanded that India be proclaimed a 'Hindu state'.
Wondering how long attacks on security forces will go on in Kashmir, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday demanded that India be proclaimed a Hindu state
The Shiv Sena on Monday asked the Centre to abandon plans to catch mafia dons like Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar and Tiger Memon and instead book controversial Mumbai-based Islamic preacher Zakir Naik.
CBI, following a probe, has declared that the same weapon and the motorcycle were used in the killing of Govind Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar.
CBI on Tuesday questioned Nidhi Tawde, wife of arrested Hindu Janajagruti Samiti member Virendra Tawde, in connection with Narendra Dabholkar murder case.
On Wednesday the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) confirmed that they had identified one of the two shooters who gunned down Narendra Dabholkar in 2013, reported The Times of India.
It has been learnt that the key suspects of 2009 Goa blast, Malgunda Patil and Sarang Akolkar, had called Dr Virendrasinh Tawade before and after the blast.
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
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday termed Sanatan Sanstha as a "dangerous" organisation and renewed his demand for a ban on it following the arrest of a member of its affiliate in connection with the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar.
CBI on Wednesday searched the house of an alleged Sanatan Sanstha member Sarang Akolkar in connection with the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar.
The CBI got permission to conduct a lie-detector test on two Sanatan Sanstha members in connection with the murder case of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar.
The BJP needs to clear that misconception quickly. However, so far it appears a bit confused as to how to go about it. Warnings off and on have not worked. What makes matters worse for it is junior ministers and parliamentarians have been offering direct or indirect moral support to the fringe groups by their utterances. Even party spokespersons are seen to be siding with organisations like Sanatan Sanstha in television programmes. If the party has given a thought to the problem, it’s not visible yet.
The September edition of the Sanatan Sanstha’s newsletter Sanatan Prabhat — which doubles as the mouthpiece for the Sanstha’s sister concern, the Hindu Jagruti Samiti (HJS) — carries a press release from the HJS that calls for action against anti-national elements
Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Wednesday ruled out banning Goa-based right-wing outfit Sanatan Sanstha, which has come under the scanner for the murder of rationalist Govind Pansare.