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India  /  Published 14.09.21

Umar: In Tihar for a year

Eminent civil society members addressed a media conference on Monday to mark one year of the incarceration of rights defender Umar Khalid, who was arrested on terrorism charges for allegedly inciting ...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 08.09.21

Another side of integrated Kashmir

Kashmir has become a raging disquiet in stolid resolve to spurn any plumbing of the depth of it, like a malignancy that has chosen to mask its potential for peril. There likely isn’t a geograph...
By Sankarshan Thakur

India  /  Published 05.09.21

Geelani home clip tests police version

Footage showing commotion and suggesting anguish after police allegedly snatched the body of hardline separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani for burial amid a scuffle with the women of the household on Wedn...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 24.08.21

Riots accused questions disparity

Jamia Millia Islamia Alumni Association President Shifa-Ur-Rehman, who was arrested under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in connection with the Delhi riots asked in the court on Tuesday why ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.08.21

UAPA: Call for axe on ‘draconian’ law

Over a 100 retired bureaucrats on Monday penned an open letter to fellow Indians making out a case for replacing the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act with a legislation that fights terrorism while...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi


India  /  Published 16.08.21

UAPA: Time sought to argue bail plea

A court here on Monday adjourned the hearing on the bail application of former Congress Councillor Ishrat Jahan in the Delhi riots conspiracy case till August 20, after the prosecutor sought more time...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.08.21

Call to join ‘people’s freedom’ campaign

“We have already started discussion with civil society organisations who are taking part in the agitation seeking justice for Father Stan Swamy and demanding repeal of draconian laws like the UA...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.08.21

Independence Day pledge for freedoms

By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 06.08.21

Remove the stain: A blot on the nation

The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act is a blot on the nation. In no nation reputed to be civilized is there a law that allows the State to pick up literally anybody and keep the person in jail for...
By Prabhat Patnaik

Opinion  /  Published 30.07.21

Letters to the editor: Yusra Mardini's Olympics success, former judges about on anti-terrorism and sedition laws

Success story Sir — Success comes in many forms. The story of Yusra Mardini, the Syrian swimmer competing in the Tokyo Olympics, is not just one of success but also that of hope. Herself a refu...
By The Telegraph


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