Varavara Rao
India  /  Published 13.11.20

HC orders Varavara medical test

Bombay High Court on Thursday directed that doctors from a private hospital here should conduct medical examination of the jailed poet-activist Varavara Rao through video link, and a physical check-up...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 12.11.20

Bail: many ignored, not Goswami

By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.10.20

SC asks HC to expedite Varavara’s bail hearing

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked Bombay High Court to expedite the bail hearing of 81-year-old revolutionary poet Varavara Rao in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence as it expressed surpris...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 23.10.20

A citizen objects: Politics sans ethics is empty

My father was a brilliant metallurgist who worked for the Tatas. We lived in Jamshedpur and would go for long walks. He loved the forests around the city. I remember one evening as we walked, the Tata...
By Shiv Visvanathan in

India  /  Published 16.10.20

Varavara: ‘inhuman’ treatment of poet

By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 08.09.20

NIA summons Varavara’s sons-in-law

The National Investigation Agency has summoned both sons-in-law of jailed Telugu poet Varavara Rao from Hyderabad to Mumbai on Wednesday for questioning in the Elgaar Parishad case. English and Forei...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 07.09.20

Hope Again: Dr Kafeel Khan released

India seems to have grown used to the culture of arrests. Detention is followed by denial, often repeatedly, of bail. Yet the Supreme Court had in 1978 enunciated the principle that bail is the rule a...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 24.08.20

Why academics are held

Dissent is being silenced and dissenters are being sent to prison. Writers and academics are being treated as criminals for refusing to toe the line of those in power. Samik Bandyopadhyay, academic, l...
By Samik Bandyopadhyay in

Opinion  /  Published 12.08.20

A test case: Detainees during the pandemic

It is a common practice all over the world that when those incarcerated face a threat to life, the authorities send them home. Even Benito Mussolini had been forced by an international campaign to shi...
By Prabhat Patnaik in

Opinion  /  Published 21.07.20

Stop the hate against Rhea Chakraborty

Sir — The demise of Sushant Singh Rajput has led to a lot of debate on privilege and nepotism in Bollywood. However, there were instances in which the ire was taken beyond limits. One of the peo...
By The Telegraph in


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