India  /  Published 29.01.20

School to fight sedition charge

The management of a Karnataka school that has been booked for sedition after a group of Class IV students enacted a satirical skit against the citizenship amendment plans to approach the high court to...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 04.02.20

Repressive regime, nervous force

Authoritarianism is inherently sceptical of the power of knowledge. The nervousness of repressive regimes is often expressed in the form of intimidation. A number of incidents involving centres of lea...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 11.02.20

10-yr-old girl shifted to school hostel

The 10-year-old schoolgirl whose mother has been arrested under a sedition case in Bidar in Karnataka has been shifted to the school hostel under the management’s care.The student of Shaheen Primary...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 14.02.20

Bail for mom and teacher in CAA skit case

A mother and a teacher arrested on sedition charges over a skit in a school with references to “Modi” and opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act have been granted bail after spending a fortnight...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 04.02.20

Children pay a price for play

Make no mistake: the world’s largest democracy shows no mercy for staging plays that take a potshot at the Prime Minister.Ask the 10-year-old pupil of Shaheen Primary and High School at Bidar in BJP...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 31.01.20

Mom held for school skit

Police have arrested the mother of a pupil and the head teacher of a school in Bidar where a skit enacted by the students against the new citizenship regime has led to a sedition case.Anujaminsa, 26, ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

India  /  Published 28.01.20

Sedition case on school

A sedition case has been registered against a school in Bidar, Karnataka, for allegedly getting students to stage a play in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi was shown in a poor light for introducing...
By PTI in Bidar

India  /  Published 31.01.20

Sedition: School headmistress, parent arrested

Days after a sedition case was slapped against a school in Karnataka, its headmistress and a student's mother have been arrested for the alleged involvement in staging of a drama portraying Prime Mini...
By PTI in Bengaluru


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