India  /  Published 10.02.20

Omar Abdullah's sister moves SC against his detention

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah's sister on Monday moved the Supreme Court challenging his detention under the Public Safety Act.Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for petiti...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.02.20

Maharashtra 5 detained in NRC panic

Four women and a girl from Maharashtra, who had reached a Birbhum village for financial aid in the wake of purported crop failure, were detained for about two hours by local people on Sunday as they s...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.20

Suicide over fear of detention camp for son

A rickshaw puller allegedly hanged himself here on Saturday afternoon apparently out of panic that his son could be sent to a detention camp because of his faulty identity proofs.Family members found ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Tehatta

India  /  Published 05.02.20

J&K: Sajjad Lone, Waheed Parra released from detention

Senior politician and People's Conference chairman Sajjad Lone and PDP leader Waheed Parra, close aide of detained former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, were released from preventive detention in Srin...
By PTI in Srinagar

India  /  Published 30.01.20

Kanhaiya Kumar held before yatra

Kanhaiya Kumar, CPI leader and former JNU students’ union president, was detained outside Mahatma Gandhi’s Bhitiharwa Ashram in Bihar on Thursday as he prepared to launch a state-wide Jana Gana Ma...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 30.01.20

Left leaders held on way to Rajghat

CPI and CPM general secretaries D. Raja and Sitaram Yechury, Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav and Supreme Court advocate Prashant Bhushan were detained with scores of others in the Red Fort’s n...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.01.20

Model set up of a terrifying future

Wasseypur residents staging their indefinite dharna at Ara Mor since January 2 against the new citizenship matrix set up a model of a detention camp on Sunday evening as a visual marker of the scary t...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.20

Detention camp, all but

Ali Hossain, a driver by profession, left home last week for some essential shopping for his family. Barely 100 metres from his thatched home, he made a U-turn realising he had forgotten something vit...
By Devadeep Purohit and Soumya De Sarkar in

India  /  Published 04.01.20

Assam detention camp: Another death reported

Naresh Koch has become the 29th person to die in one of Assam’s detention camps.Koch’s death comes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi denied the existence of the camps at a rally in the national c...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.01.20

102-year-old tells rally: Save nation

The feeble voice of 102-year-old freedom fighter H.S. Doreswamy elicited a thunderous applause in Bangalore on Friday as he exhorted people to protest against the new citizenship regime irrespective o...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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