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Activist Teesta Setalvad’s NGO will need MHA nod for foreign funds

The CJP is alleged to have violated various provisions of the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA).

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Bombay HC gives anticipatory bail to Teesta Setalvad after CBI rejects plea

Teesta Setalvad and her husband were apprehending arrest by the Economic Offences Wing of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on allegations of embezzlement.

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Teesta Setalvad rebuts Gujarat police’s charge of funds misappropriation

The statement was issued by Setalvad after Gujarat police filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court.

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Silencing Teesta Setalvad

The courts must step in when governments persecute individuals like Setalvad.

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Gujarat cops: Activist Teesta Setalvad committed ‘colossal fraud’

The police said Teesta and her husband “misappropriated” funds meant for charity for personal expenses ranging from wine, earbuds to expensive mobile phone besides tampering with evidence.

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Human rights activists come out in support of Teesta Setalvad

The Gujarat-based activists have alleged that the BJP-led central government was misusing CBI to harass Teesta Setalvad.

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Teesta Setalvad questions timing of FCRA case

Setalvad and her husband on Monday recorded their statement before CBI in connection with a case against their firm for allegedly receiving around $2.9 lakh in foreign donations in violation of FCRA.

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Teesta Setalvad records statement before CBI in foreign funding case

On July 14 CBI had carried out raids at Teesta Setalvad’s office and residence in Mumbai.

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Interim relief for Teesta Setalvad, no arrest till July 21

According to the anticipatory bail application, activities undertaken and the expenses incurred by the Sabrang Communications and Publishing Pvt Ltd were in accordance with the agreement with the Ford Foundation.

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Interim relief for Teesta and husband, no arrest till July 21

They alleged the FIR registered by the CBI-EOW had been filed “based on a false and mala fide complaint, solely for the purpose of harassing and torturing” them.

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There’s a chilling similarity

The tone of this government’s argument for the National Judicial Appointments Commission recalls how a former regime browbeat the judiciary in the run-up to the Emergency.

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Narendra Modi govt harassing Teesta Setalvad: Opposition leaders

In a joint statement, they said the couple “are being subjected to the worst kind of harassment by the Modi government.”

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Activists protest against raids at Teesta Setalvad’s Mumbai residence

The demonstrators also held placards that slammed the government for “stifling dissent” and denounced the “vindictive stance” of authorities.

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Shameful vendetta, says Teesta Setalvad, as CBI raids her home, office in Mumbai

The case was registered under sections of the Foreign Contributions (Regulation) Act (FCRA) and the Indian Penal Code.

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CBI carries out raid at Teesta Setalvad’s premises alleging embezzlement

Confirming the development CBI spokespersonsaid that the raids are underway at the office and the residential premises of Teesta Setalvad and her husband in Mumbai.