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Activists
India  /  Published 18.10.20

Free speech crusader no more

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By K.A. Shaji in Thiruvananthapuram

World  /  Published 03.09.20

HK tycoon not guilty of intimidation

A Hong Kong court declared media tycoon and pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai not guilty of criminal intimidation on Thursday, ending one several cases against him after his high-profile arrest last mo...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

People  /  Published 08.08.20

‘I do not sing to entertain people. I sing views’

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By Moumita Chaudhuri in

World  /  Published 31.07.20

12 Hong Kong nominees disqualified

Hong Kong’s government said on Thursday 12 pro-democracy candidates had been disqualified from running for election to the legislature, citing opposition to a new national security law imposed b...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.07.20

Diana Award for brave child rescuer

Freed from the shackles of child labour in 2010, a tribal man from Jharkhand’s Giridih went on to win the prestigious 2020 Diana Award in recognition of his efforts to bring positive and sustain...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.07.20

Award for child worker turned activist

Freed from the shackles of child labour in 2010, a tribal man from Jharkhand’s Giridih went on to win the prestigious 2020 Diana Award in recognition of his efforts to bring positive and sustain...
By The Telegraph in Ranchi

Calcutta  /  Published 15.04.20

Training to spread safety message

Community health workers are being trained to spread the message of precaution (washing hands, not touching eyes, ears and nose, and practicing cough hygiene) people in villages and remote corners of ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 26.10.18

Activists held as SC relief term expires

Pune police arrested Maharashtra-based activists Vernon Gonsalves and Arun Ferreira on Friday after the duration of their Supreme Court-ordered house arrest expired and a special court in Pune re...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 27.11.18

SC glare on using FIR as Sword of Damocles

The tactic of keeping FIRs hanging over citizens for years and use it as a tool of harassment came under the glare of the Supreme Court on Tuesday, which chided the Chhattisgarh government in a murder...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 31.05.20

Watchman on the waterfront

As a young boy growing up in his uncle’s house in Behrampore in Murshidabad district in the sixties and seventies, Debashis Chaudhury could not help getting caught in a cross-current of ideas. His u...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Calcutta


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