Friday, 2 December, 2022
TopicAnand Teltumbde

Topic: Anand Teltumbde

Bombay HC grants bail to Anand Teltumbde in Bhima Koregaon case but stays order for a week

The court stayed the order on NIA's request to appeal in the Supreme Court. The professor was granted bail on the surety of Rs 1 lakh.

With DU prof Hany Babu’s arrest, 4 academics now in custody in Bhima Koregaon violence case

Hany Babu & 11 others are accused of attending the Elgar Parishad, which allegedly triggered violence in Bhima Koregaon on 1 January 2018.

Congress, Gandhis targets on Times Now, Republic, Bihar’s Covid crisis on India Today

A quick take on what prime time TV news talked about.

SC single bench on bail pleas must lead to speedy justice for Safoora Zargar, Sudha Bharadwaj

Supreme Court's move to let single judge benches hear bail pleas must not end up like govt pronouncements – good to read about but with little impact on citizens' lives.

Anand Teltumbde cites respiratory problems, Covid-19 risk to seek bail, court rejects plea

Dalit scholar & activist Anand Teltumbde is under arrest for allegedly having Maoist links and conspiring to overthrow the BJP-led central govt.

‘India being ruined’ to Redemption Song: Teltumbde, Navlakha’s open letters before surrender

Anand Teltumbde and Gautam Navlakha, booked under UAPA for the 2018 Bhima Koregaon violence, surrendered before NIA Tuesday.

Activist and Dalit scholar Anand Teltumbde sent to NIA custody

Teltumbde, the grandson-in-law of Dr B R Ambedkar, was arrested by the NIA earlier in the day after he surrendered in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist link case.

My mother was wrongly jailed for ‘waging war’ on India. A professor with bad knees, no bed

Our Supreme Court sings paeans to the supremacy of ‘human liberty’. What good is ‘liberty’ if you have drained a human’s life even before a trial has begun?

Activist Anand Teltumbde released after Pune court calls his arrest ‘illegal’

A day after rejecting Teltumbde's anticipatory bail application, the same lower court says high court and apex court also competent authority.

Anand Teltumbde fought the anti-national called caste. His arrest marks a black day

The real story is that the Dalit mobilisation at Bhima Koregaon shook the BJP-led govt. The arrests are their clampdown.

On Camera

YourTurn

File photo of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan | ANI

Arif Mohammad Khan vs Kerala govt isn’t a new faceoff. Old cases show Governor wears two hats

Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.