India  /  Published 06.10.22

PFI ban: Delhi HC's Justice Sharma to head UAPA tribunal

Delhi High Court judge Dinesh Kumar Sharma has been named head of the UAPA tribunal related to the ban on the Popular Front of India (PFI) and its affiliates. According to an office memorandum issued...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.10.22

A question of equality

On September 22, the Supreme Court concluded hearings on the permissibility of the hijab ban imposed on educational institutions in Karnataka. In a case with far-reaching ramifications, there are fund...

West Bengal  /  Published 29.09.22

Calcutta: Life remains normal

Days after being sealed off following an NIA raid, life in the vicinity of a Calcutta office of the now banned Popular Front of India (PFI) remained normal, with locals preparing for the upcoming Durg...
By PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 29.09.22

Environmental concern over Durga Puja banners made of single-use plastic

Many of the banners erected ahead of Durga Puja are made of single-use plastic with little or no demand for recycling. They will end up in the Dhapa waste disposal sites and negatively impact the natu...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

India  /  Published 28.09.22

Goa police arrest 29 PFI members

The Goa police on Wednesday arrested 29 members of the Popular Front of India (PFI) in the state after the central government imposed a ban on the organisation, an official said. These members were p...
By PTI in Panaji


India  /  Published 28.09.22

PFI ban: Seizure of properties

The notification banning the Popular Front of India (PFI) under the stringent anti-terror law UAPA will be followed by a number of actions against the outfit, including seizure of its properties, free...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.09.22

Battered prof maintains silence

Professor TJ Joseph, whose hand was chopped off by the activists of Popular Front of India for alleged blasphemy 12 years ago, on Wednesday declined to respond to the Centre's ban on the outf...
By PTI in Kochi

India  /  Published 28.09.22

PFI was under govt radar

The banned Popular Front of India has for long been accused of involvement in violent acts, "instigating" protests like the one against the Citizenship Amendment Act and having "links&q...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 28.09.22

Assam CM welcomes PFI ban

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday welcomed the Centre's decision to ban the Popular Front of India (PFI) for their alleged terror activities and said the country under the lead...
By PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 28.09.22

PFI ban: Karnataka CM welcomes move

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday welcomed the Union government's decision to ban the Popular Front of India (PFI) for its alleged terror activities, and said the move sends a...
By PTI in Bengaluru


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