Civil Society

Why the sanction to prosecute Arundhati Roy under UAPA is legally...

By Vineet Bhalla The grant of sanction by Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena on Friday to prosecute author Arundhati Roy and academic Sheikh Showkat Hussain under the...

Delhi L-G grants prosecution sanction against Arundhati Roy under UAPA in...

By Express News Service Delhi Lieutenant Governor Vinai Kumar Saxena has sanctioned the prosecution of author-activist Arundhati Roy and Dr Sheikh Showkat Hussain, former professor...

What does the death of a jailed Jesuit priest say about...

By Lauren Frayer MUMBAI, India — Two days before police finally came to arrest him, the Rev. Stan Swamy recorded a video of himself speaking directly into...

INDIA: CRACKDOWN ON THE OPPOSITION, DIVISIVE RHETORIC AND TARGETING OF ACTIVISTS...

By Team India’s civic space is rated as ‘repressed’ by the CIVICUS Monitor. In recent years, the government has misused the draconian anti-terror Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act...

Delhi Court Convicts Medha Patkar in 20-Year-Old Defamation Case by Delhi...

By The Wire Staff New Delhi: A Delhi court has convicted environmental activist and Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar in a 13-year-old criminal defamation case...

Medha Patkar convicted in defamation case filed by Delhi Lieutenant Governor...

By PTI A Delhi court on May 24 convicted Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar in a defamation case lodged against her by Delhi...