India  /  Published 25.06.21

Scientists: Save islands from disaster

A scientists’ collective has sought the intervention of President Ram Nath Kovind in withdrawing a controversial draft law on land acquisition and construction-based “development” pr...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 24.06.21

Sedition: Ayesha let off by cops

Filmmaker Ayesha Sulthana, facing allegations of sedition in Lakshadweep, was let off by the Lakshadweep police on Thursday after interrogation. Sulthana was interrogated by the Kavaratti police on S...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Kochi

Opinion  /  Published 23.06.21

Central Vista lacks democratic imagination

Sometimes, the major battles of our time get caught in coteries and clubs and float adrift from the democratic imagination. The debate around the Central Vista project is one such event. How does one ...
By Shiv Visvanathan

India  /  Published 23.06.21

Kerala HC restores meat to island midday meal

Kerala High Court on Tuesday ordered the Lakshadweep administration to restore the old midday meal menu in schools which had beef and chicken and stayed the auction of cows from the dairy farms that w...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 20.06.21

Filmmaker Aisha vows to fight for islanders

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"Filmmaker Aisha Sultana, who has been booked for sedition in Lakshadweep, on Saturday said she had not done anything against the country and would continue her fight ti...
By PTI in Thiruvananthapuram


India  /  Published 18.06.21

Interim relief for Aisha Sultana

Kerala High Court on Thursday granted a week’s interim anticipatory bail to Lakshadweep filmmaker Aisha Sultana, who is facing a sedition case for referring to a “bioweapon” while sp...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 18.06.21

The troubled isles

The ongoing protests in Lakshadweep and outside against a series of new draft bills and regulations have started attracting international attention. The islanders believe that the draft bills that the...
By P.K. Yasser Arafath

India  /  Published 17.06.21

Island filmmaker gets interim bail

The Kerala High Court on Thursday reserved orders in the anticipatory bail application filed by Ayesha Sulthana who was booked on sedition charges in Lakshadweep, but granted relief to the filmmaker b...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Thiruvananthapuram

India  /  Published 16.06.21

Aisha bail hearing on Thursday

By Our Correspondent, PTI

Opinion  /  Published 15.06.21

Think again: Sedition case against director Aisha Sultana

Sir — Last week, the Lakshadweep police registered a case of sedition and hate speech against the director, Aisha Sultana, for calling the Union territory’s administrator, Praful Khoda Pat...
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