BJP member terms some of the arrested activists naxal mentors

Some of the five Left-leaning activists arrested by the Pune police in a case relating to the Bhima-Koregaon violence are naxal mentors, the Telangana BJP unit alleged today Continue Reading

Varavara Rao lashes out at Centre, Maharashtra Govt

There cannot be a bigger conspiracy than calling those fighting against “fascist policies” conspirators, Leftist poet and writer Varavara Rao, under house arrest in the Koregaon-Bhima violence case, said today. Continue Reading

DMK chief Stalin slams BJP over activists’ arrests

DMK condemned the arrest of five Left-wing activists as a reflection of an ‘authoritarian’ mindset by the BJP-led NDA government, saying dissent was essential to democracy. Continue Reading

Varavara Rao’s family claims arrest by Pune police illegal

The arrest of Left leaning poet and writer Varavara Rao and searches in his two daughters residences were “illegal,” claimed a family member. Continue Reading

Transit remand of activist Sudha Bhardwaj stayed

The Punjab and Haryana High Court stayed the transit remand of activist Sudha Bhardwaj, who was arrested from Faridabad after the Maharashtra Police raided the homes of prominent Left-wing activists in several states for their suspected Maoist links. Continue Reading