Saturday, 22 January, 2022
TopicGauri Lankesh

Topic: Gauri Lankesh

Saffron terror? Maharashtra ATS says arrest of trio helped avert attacks

Investigation suggests suspects' link with organisation whose members are under the lens in the Gauri Lankesh case.

First attempt to kill Gauri Lankesh was in June 2017, but aborted over ‘logistical issues’

The latest suspect to be arrested, Suresh H.L., alleged torture by police, with his lawyer claiming he had been forced to confess.

At Shujaat Bukhari memorial, Hamid Ansari says must question if free society being impaired

India's former vice-president calls Kashmiri editor a 'thinking citizen'; Congress leader Manish Tewari says 'Shujaat’s martyrdom should strengthen all of us'. New Delhi: Former vice-president...

10th man arrested for Gauri Lankesh murder may have hired mastermind Amol Kale

Rajesh Bangera, remanded in police custody till 6 August, is believed to have been involved in recruiting people to plan and carry out the murder.

Two more arrested for Lankesh murder, cops say close to cracking plot to kill rationalists

One of the two new suspects is believed to be the key to finding the weapon used to kill Lankesh and professor M.M. Kalburgi.

Chidanand Rajghatta’s book combines memories of Gauri Lankesh with cultural controversies

‘Illiberal India’ is an eminently readable narrative, and is as close to a biography of Gauri as there is likely to be in English.

Gauri Lankesh case: How a tip-off helped SIT unravel a ‘murder mafia’ targeting rationalists

The only piece of the puzzle that remains to be found is a man called Nihal, referred to as ‘dada’, who is believed to be the brain behind the assassination conspiracy.

Pramod Muthalik’s ‘dog remark’ on Gauri Lankesh murder case triggers row

Congress condemned Pramod Muthalik's remark, where he compared slain journalist Gauri Lankesh to a dog.

Veteran Kashmir journalist assassinated, and fresh hope for IIT aspirants

Shujaat Bukhari, senior journalist and editor of Rising Kashmir, was shot dead by three unidentified gunmen outside his office in Srinagar Thursday evening

Karnataka police may have caught Gauri Lankesh’s killer, and Delhi CM’s dharna goes on

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Indian drawing room talk on ‘merit’ stands demolished by Supreme Court NEET ruling

Supreme Court's explanation on the constitutional validity of OBC quota in NEET rejects commonly held views of dominant castes who are blind to India's social realities.
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Joe Biden administration set to put itself at centre of US cryptocurrency policy

An executive order is being drafted which will soon set in place a govt strategy empowering US federal agencies to assess risks and opportunities posed by the digital assets.

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The MacMahon Line, with Arunachal Pradesh marked in red | Source: US Department of Defence

Behind teen’s ‘abduction’ on LAC in Arunachal, a legacy of colonial maps, empires and wars

It's not clear which side of LAC Miram Taron was on when he was ‘kidnapped’. Different perceptions of the border in India & China and competing maps make this tricky ground.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.
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