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Karnataka High Court

Karnataka HC Rejects PFI Leaders Plea Against NIA Order

The  Karnataka High Court has upheld a NIA Special Court judgment  and dismissed a writ petition filed by one Asim Shariff, pleading that he...

Ram Statue: Stalling Tactics

Above: CM Yogi Adityanath and South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook (far left) with Ramlila artistes in Ayodhya /Photo: UNI Adityanath’s announcement of a Ram...
Statue of Unity

MEDIA WATCH

Patel Rap The huge publicity blitz over the approximately Rs 3,000 crore statue of Sardar Patel in Gujarat which was unveiled by the Prime Minister,...

DESPERATELY SEEKING CONGRESS

By Inderjit Badhwar Actually, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s political party needs no external icon in order to give itself more credibility or acceptability. The Bharatiya...
Delhi HC orders contempt proceedings against RSS ideologue S Gurumurthy

RSS ideologue S Gurumurthy issued notice for accusing sitting Delhi HC judge of being...

RSS ideologue and RBI’s non-official, part-time director S Gurumurthy is once again in trouble with the Delhi High Court for allegedly accusing one of...
DELHI DURBAR

DELHI DURBAR

TAKING ON THE PM That there has been simmering tension, born out of an intoxicating cocktail of ambition and insecurity, between Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
Passing the Buck

Passing the Buck

Two days after the landmark Supreme Court judgment that decriminalised homosexuality, one of the more eloquent judges on that bench, Justice DY Chandrachud, expressed...
Girl student who shouted “Down with Modi” on airplane arrested, released

Girl student who shouted “Down with Modi” on airplane arrested, released

A girl student who shouted anti-BJP slogans on board a flight in which one of her co-passengers was the state party president was arrested...
When Democracy Dies an Easy Death...

When Democracy Dies an Easy Death…

The BJP’s art of labelling has termed dissent anti-national, pro-communist, terrorist and Maoist. Patriotism is a uniform that only the BJP can don with...
Rahul Gandhi

RSS defamation suit: Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday (June 12) pleaded not guilty in a case at a Bhiwandi court in Thane, filed by Rajesh Kunte...
THANK YOU, FATHER

THANK YOU, FATHER

~By Inderjit Badhwar “Lord, God of Abraham, God of the Prophets, God of Love, you created us and you call us to live as brothers...
CHANGING TIMES - India Legal

CHANGING TIMES

~By Inderjit Badhwar That the invocation of Karnataka Pride should have become a focal point during the surcharged election campaign should hardly come as a...
All five charged with 2007 Mecca Masjid attack acquitted

All five charged with 2007 Mecca Masjid attack acquitted

Above: A TV grab of 2007 Mecca Masjid attack The 2007 Mecca Masjid attack case has hit a wall with the National Investigation Agency...
TDP MPs demanding special status for Andhra Pradesh at Parliament House in New Delhi (file picture)/Photo: UNI

THE WISDOM OF FLEXIBILITY

~By Inderjit Badhwar Andhra Pradesh supremo N Chandrababu Naidu has all but called it quits with his alliance partner, the BJP, over the issue of...
(Clockwise from top left) Renowned historian Romila Thapar, British archaeologist the late Mortimer Wheeler and renowned historian Irfan Habib

HISTORY AT YOUR SERVICE?

Above: (Clockwise from top left) Renowned historian Romila Thapar, British archaeologist the late Mortimer Wheeler and renowned historian Irfan Habib   ~By Inderjit Badhwar Ever since...
attacks on cpi(m) cadres in Tripura after BJP voted to power

Attacks on CPI(M) cadres in Tripura after BJP voted to power

Soon after the BJP snatched a poll victory bringing to an end the 25-year CPI(M) rule in Tripura, the state erupted in violence with...
Photo Courtesy Anil Shakya

Centre re-thinks ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

The Narendra Modi government is having a rethink on the ban it imposed on sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter following feedback from...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

The Fourth Estate

Paper Tiger There’s a media connection to BJP Rajya Sabha member RK Sinha who has been named in the Paradise Papers leak. He was hand-picked...
Kamal Haasan

Right wing radicals call for Kamal Haasan’s head

Soon after Tamil film star Kamal Haasan said that there were Hindu terrorists as well, a right wing extremist group has asked for his...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Poetic Licence

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence ~By Dilip Bobb As elections near and the weather changes, it brings about a sense of poetic justice or doing justice...
Outrageous Demand

Outrageous Demand

The BJP-RSS push to impose the draconian Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in violence-prone Kannur is more a strategic move to put the...
Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

In what seems a victory for the RSS over the BJP in a post-poll victory tussle, the firebrand Yogi Adityanath was on March 18...
Prime Minister Modi will use the assembly election victory to fulfil the promises he made in 2014. Photo: UNI

BJP Sweep, Now What?

With the saffron tsunami taking a firm hold after the UP polls, what is the way ahead for the party? Will it push agendas...
There are no protocols on the social media. There is a perverse sense of a level-playing field, where it is not necessary to argue

The New Enforcers

Hecklers turn into troll terrorists in a free-for-all war in cyberspace that occupied excessive media attention ~By Parsa Venkateshwar Rao JrTwenty-year-old Gurmehar has had enough...
Students from various colleges of Delhi University participated in the protest against the violence perpetrated in Ramjas College. Photo: Bhavana Gaur

On the Boil

As the ABVP tries to flex its muscle on yet another campus, students and rival unions clash violently.  Freedom of speech is again becoming...
Aniruddha Rajput; Photo: Bhavana Gaur

Need Procedural Law to Decide Dispute between States: Aniruddha Rajput

At 33, he is the youngest lawyer to have been elected to the United Nations International Law Commission (ILC). ANIRUDDHA RAJPUT, who has practiced...

Police Cornered in Madhya Pradesh

As a RSS pracharak is arrested by MP police personnel, they find themselves caught in a bind as the government cracks down against them....
Naela Quadri Baloch. Photo: Bhavana Gaur

Modi is a hero of all oppressed nations: Naela Quadri Baloch

Despite escalating tensions between India and Pakistan following the militant attack on the Uri army base and the surgical strike on terrorist hideouts across...
Supreme-Court

SC sets the record straight on defamation

Upset over the wrong interpretation of its verdict on criminal defamation, the Supreme Court has clarified that it would have no bearing on the...
Babri Masjid

Was Narasimha Rao responsible for Babri masjid?

Vinay Sitapati recounts the events leading up December 6, 1992, and tries to absolve Prime Minister Narasimha Rao of complicity with right-wing parties in...

RSS-affiliation rule likely to be scrapped by govt

By India Legal Bureau It will perhaps be no longer mandatory for those taking up government jobs to give it in writing that they are...

RSS, World’s Largest NGO

Talk about having double standards. While this sector has been under intense scrutiny from the NDA government, how many know that the largest NGO...

'RSS' - 31 News Results

Karnataka High Court

Karnataka HC Rejects PFI Leaders Plea Against NIA Order

The  Karnataka High Court has upheld a NIA Special Court judgment  and dismissed a writ petition filed by one Asim Shariff, pleading that he...

Ram Statue: Stalling Tactics

Above: CM Yogi Adityanath and South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook (far left) with Ramlila artistes in Ayodhya /Photo: UNI Adityanath’s announcement of a Ram...
Statue of Unity

MEDIA WATCH

Patel Rap The huge publicity blitz over the approximately Rs 3,000 crore statue of Sardar Patel in Gujarat which was unveiled by the Prime Minister,...

DESPERATELY SEEKING CONGRESS

By Inderjit Badhwar Actually, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s political party needs no external icon in order to give itself more credibility or acceptability. The Bharatiya...
Delhi HC orders contempt proceedings against RSS ideologue S Gurumurthy

RSS ideologue S Gurumurthy issued notice for accusing sitting Delhi HC judge of being...

RSS ideologue and RBI’s non-official, part-time director S Gurumurthy is once again in trouble with the Delhi High Court for allegedly accusing one of...
DELHI DURBAR

DELHI DURBAR

TAKING ON THE PM That there has been simmering tension, born out of an intoxicating cocktail of ambition and insecurity, between Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
Passing the Buck

Passing the Buck

Two days after the landmark Supreme Court judgment that decriminalised homosexuality, one of the more eloquent judges on that bench, Justice DY Chandrachud, expressed...
Girl student who shouted “Down with Modi” on airplane arrested, released

Girl student who shouted “Down with Modi” on airplane arrested, released

A girl student who shouted anti-BJP slogans on board a flight in which one of her co-passengers was the state party president was arrested...
When Democracy Dies an Easy Death...

When Democracy Dies an Easy Death…

The BJP’s art of labelling has termed dissent anti-national, pro-communist, terrorist and Maoist. Patriotism is a uniform that only the BJP can don with...
Rahul Gandhi

RSS defamation suit: Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday (June 12) pleaded not guilty in a case at a Bhiwandi court in Thane, filed by Rajesh Kunte...
THANK YOU, FATHER

THANK YOU, FATHER

~By Inderjit Badhwar “Lord, God of Abraham, God of the Prophets, God of Love, you created us and you call us to live as brothers...
CHANGING TIMES - India Legal

CHANGING TIMES

~By Inderjit Badhwar That the invocation of Karnataka Pride should have become a focal point during the surcharged election campaign should hardly come as a...
All five charged with 2007 Mecca Masjid attack acquitted

All five charged with 2007 Mecca Masjid attack acquitted

Above: A TV grab of 2007 Mecca Masjid attack The 2007 Mecca Masjid attack case has hit a wall with the National Investigation Agency...
TDP MPs demanding special status for Andhra Pradesh at Parliament House in New Delhi (file picture)/Photo: UNI

THE WISDOM OF FLEXIBILITY

~By Inderjit Badhwar Andhra Pradesh supremo N Chandrababu Naidu has all but called it quits with his alliance partner, the BJP, over the issue of...
(Clockwise from top left) Renowned historian Romila Thapar, British archaeologist the late Mortimer Wheeler and renowned historian Irfan Habib

HISTORY AT YOUR SERVICE?

Above: (Clockwise from top left) Renowned historian Romila Thapar, British archaeologist the late Mortimer Wheeler and renowned historian Irfan Habib   ~By Inderjit Badhwar Ever since...
attacks on cpi(m) cadres in Tripura after BJP voted to power

Attacks on CPI(M) cadres in Tripura after BJP voted to power

Soon after the BJP snatched a poll victory bringing to an end the 25-year CPI(M) rule in Tripura, the state erupted in violence with...
Photo Courtesy Anil Shakya

Centre re-thinks ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

The Narendra Modi government is having a rethink on the ban it imposed on sale and purchase of cattle for slaughter following feedback from...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

The Fourth Estate

Paper Tiger There’s a media connection to BJP Rajya Sabha member RK Sinha who has been named in the Paradise Papers leak. He was hand-picked...
Kamal Haasan

Right wing radicals call for Kamal Haasan’s head

Soon after Tamil film star Kamal Haasan said that there were Hindu terrorists as well, a right wing extremist group has asked for his...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Poetic Licence

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence ~By Dilip Bobb As elections near and the weather changes, it brings about a sense of poetic justice or doing justice...
Outrageous Demand

Outrageous Demand

The BJP-RSS push to impose the draconian Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in violence-prone Kannur is more a strategic move to put the...
Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

In what seems a victory for the RSS over the BJP in a post-poll victory tussle, the firebrand Yogi Adityanath was on March 18...
Prime Minister Modi will use the assembly election victory to fulfil the promises he made in 2014. Photo: UNI

BJP Sweep, Now What?

With the saffron tsunami taking a firm hold after the UP polls, what is the way ahead for the party? Will it push agendas...
There are no protocols on the social media. There is a perverse sense of a level-playing field, where it is not necessary to argue

The New Enforcers

Hecklers turn into troll terrorists in a free-for-all war in cyberspace that occupied excessive media attention ~By Parsa Venkateshwar Rao JrTwenty-year-old Gurmehar has had enough...
Students from various colleges of Delhi University participated in the protest against the violence perpetrated in Ramjas College. Photo: Bhavana Gaur

On the Boil

As the ABVP tries to flex its muscle on yet another campus, students and rival unions clash violently.  Freedom of speech is again becoming...
Aniruddha Rajput; Photo: Bhavana Gaur

Need Procedural Law to Decide Dispute between States: Aniruddha Rajput

At 33, he is the youngest lawyer to have been elected to the United Nations International Law Commission (ILC). ANIRUDDHA RAJPUT, who has practiced...

Police Cornered in Madhya Pradesh

As a RSS pracharak is arrested by MP police personnel, they find themselves caught in a bind as the government cracks down against them....
Naela Quadri Baloch. Photo: Bhavana Gaur

Modi is a hero of all oppressed nations: Naela Quadri Baloch

Despite escalating tensions between India and Pakistan following the militant attack on the Uri army base and the surgical strike on terrorist hideouts across...
Supreme-Court

SC sets the record straight on defamation

Upset over the wrong interpretation of its verdict on criminal defamation, the Supreme Court has clarified that it would have no bearing on the...
Babri Masjid

Was Narasimha Rao responsible for Babri masjid?

Vinay Sitapati recounts the events leading up December 6, 1992, and tries to absolve Prime Minister Narasimha Rao of complicity with right-wing parties in...

RSS-affiliation rule likely to be scrapped by govt

By India Legal Bureau It will perhaps be no longer mandatory for those taking up government jobs to give it in writing that they are...

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