Supreme Court West India

Professor Anand Teltumbde illegal Arrest , 5 Social activists knock SC door for Justice

Five social activists  Romila Thapar, Devaki Jain, Prabhat Patnaik, Satish Deshpande and Maja Daruwala who had moved the Supreme Court with a public interest litigation, questioning the arrests of the human rights activists in August 2018 in the Bhima-Koregaon case and had sought an independent investigation into the case, have called the arrest of Professor Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Legal Social West India

After 4 years and 9 months Anna Hazare woken up from deep sleep

Under the banner of ‘Jan Andolan Satyagraha’, Anna Hazare is on an indefinite hunger strike at his village Ralegan-Siddhi. He is demanding setting up of a Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states.   Anna Hazare, who is on the fourth day of indefinite hunger strike, said people will hold Prime Minister Narendra Read More…

Indian Subcontinent West India

While Parrikar quotes film tagline “josh” Congress Cries 13000Cr mounting debt in Goa

The opposition Congress on Monday said while the BJP-led Goa administration has “collapsed” and the state’s debt is mounting, the chief minister is asking about the ‘spirit’ among people in the state.   During the inauguration of third bridge on the Mandovi river in Panaji on Sunday, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar had begun his speech Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion Social West India Women

Numberless plate big dumber hit Bhatt’s wife car on the date of bail hearing

Sanjiv Bhatt, a prominent critic of the Narendra Modi government, has been behind bars in connection with a 22-year-old narcotics case.   The former IPS officer had moved the Gujarat High Court in December 2018, seeking bail in the matter after a Palanpur court in Banaskantha district on December 7 rejected his bail plea in Read More…

Indian Subcontinent West India

CBI joint director leading investigation against Rakesh Asthana transferred

The order accessed by PTI shows that Murugesan, who was deputed by Director (in-charge) M Nageswara Rao to lead the investigation against Asthana, was transferred as part of efforts to give an “impetus to expeditious completion of coal scam cases”.   The order also says that Murugesan was “bogged down” by additional charge of Joint Read More…