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Mahasweta Devi: A Memoir

Oct 01, 2021 Ina Puri

Long before Shyamanad Jalan had directed and staged ‘Haazar Chaurasi kee Maa’ we had heard of the real-life mother whose name might or might not have been Sujata. By this time, we had started reading Mashi’s books ourselves and were getting to know her literary world, far removed from our own.

Mexico Says It Spent USD 61 Million To Buy Pegasus Spyware

Jul 29, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

As per anti money laundering investigator, officials from the two previous administrations had spent about USD 300 million in government money to purchase spyware


JLo Confirms Relationship With Ben Affleck On Instagram

The couple were first spotted spending time together again in April, following Lopez's split from former fiance and professional baseball player Alex Rodriguez

Delhi Riots: Natasha Narwal Granted Provisional Registration For PhD

Jul 22, 2021 PTI

Natasha Narwal in her plea has sought permission to access monetary scholarship/fellowship as is her entitlement as a PhD student of the university.


SC Orders Immediate Release Of Manipuri Activist Detained Under NSA Over Facebook Post

Erendro Leichombam was detained on May 13 under NSA over a Facebook post in which he said that cow dung or cow urine will not cure Covid-19.

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18 July, 2021

Egypt Releases Two Activists And Journalist Amid US Concerns Over Detentions

Associated Press (AP)

On Saturday, state security prosecutors ordered the release of the three pending ongoing investigations into charges against them


14 July, 2021

Haiti: Leaders Race To Fill Power Vacuum Caused Due To President Moïse’s Assassination

Associated Press (AP)

Interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph, who is ruling Haiti with the backing of lean police and military forces, has pledged to work with the opposition and allies of President Jovenel Moïse


12 July, 2021

Bhima Koregaon-Accused Anand Teltumbde Denied Bail Days After Stan Swamy's Death

Outlook Web Desk

Activist Anand Teltumbde, one of the co-accused in the Elgar Parishad case, was denied bail by a special court on Monday.


18 June, 2021

HC Judgement On Activists Not To Be Treated As Precedent By Any Court To Give Similar Reliefs: SC

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court has said that reading down of UAPA may have pan-India ramifications.


18 June, 2021

A Rare Activist Judgement On UAPA

Prashant Reddy T.

The recent judgments of the Delhi High Court releasing on bail, three university students charged under UAPA can be classified as a rare act of judicial activism


18 June, 2021

Will Continue Our Struggle, Say Student Activists Freed From Jail In Delhi Riot Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Their friends and family members had gathered outside the jail before their release.


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17 June, 2021

Delhi Riots 2020: Court Orders Immediate Release Of 3 Student Activists From Jail

Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi Riot Case: Earlier in the day, the students had moved the Delhi High Court seeking forthwith release from jail saying that they had not been released even after 36 hours of obtaining a bail order.


12 June, 2021

China Releases Hong Kong-Based Pro-Democracy Activist Agnes Chow

Associated Press (AP)

Chow was arrested for taking part in unauthorised assemblies during the massive 2019 anti-government protests


27 February, 2021

Fuel Price Hike: Youth Congress Protests Outside Residence Of Smriti Irani

Outlook Web Bureau

Irani, when in Opposition, would take to the streets even if prices of petrol and diesel rose by Rs 5 per litre, but today she is 'completely silent', said Youth Cong chief Srinivas B V.


26 February, 2021

High Court Grants Bail To Labour Rights Activist Nodeep Kaur

Outlook Web Bureau

Kaur was arrested for allegedly gheraoing an industrial unit and demanding money from the company in Haryana's Sonipat on January 12.


25 February, 2021

Co-Accused In Nodeep Kaur Case Has Injuries Caused By 'Blunt Object': Medical Report

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the medical report submitted in the high court, 'All the injuries were more than two weeks old and were caused by blunt object/weapon.'


23 February, 2021

Was Severely Beaten Up By Police: Activist Nodeep Kaur In Her Bail Plea

Outlook Web Bureau

Currently lodged at the Karnal jail, the activist claimed that she was 'targeted and falsely implicated' in the case


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15 February, 2021

Opposition Has Always Stood With Anti-India Elements: Sambit Patra On Disha Ravi's Arrest

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP spokesperson alleged that the arrest of Disha Ravi has uncovered the 'nefarious conspiracies of the break-India forces'


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Indian cricket team fans perform 'havan' ahead of the T20 World Cup match against Pakistan, in Bengaluru.

PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak

People wait for their turn to get inoculated with a dose of the Covishield vaccine at a hospital, in Prayagraj.

PTI Photo

A pump attendant fills petrol in a vehicle at a refilling station as petrol prices soared to Rs. 107, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Missionaries and followers of International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) temple during a peaceful march against the attacks on Hindu minorities in Bangladesh, in Bengaluru.

PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak

ISKCON followers protest against the attack on temples and Hindus in Bangladesh, in Varanasi.

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