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Brinda Karat


'Hate speech': Delhi HC upholds lower court order of no FIR against Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma

June 13, 2022 6:03 pm

The Delhi high court upheld the order passed by the trial court on a petition by CPI(M) leaders Brinda Karat and K M Tiwari against MoS Anurag Thakur and MP Parvesh Verma for their alleged hate speech in relation to the anti-CAA protests in 2020.

Karat claims inaccuracy in count of those killed in Delhi riots, police deny

October 16, 2020 9:12 am

Karat claimed he was not identified till March 19 by his brother Mohd. Ishfaque, and that the “postmortem report shows that he died of serious head injuries”.

Order declining plea seeking FIR against MoS Thakur, Verma challenged

October 09, 2020 7:27 am

On August 26, ACMM Vishal Pahuja had dismissed the complaint filed by Karat and CPI(M) leader K M Tewari in February for registration of an FIR against Thakur and Verma for their alleged hate speech in relation to the anti-CAA protests.

Delhi court dismisses plea seeking FIR against Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma for hate speech

August 27, 2020 11:19 am

Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate dismissed the application noting that for prosecution of the respondents, prior sanction of competent authority, that is the central government, was required under section 196 CrPC.

Brinda Karat writes to Amit Shah, seeks action against Nageswara Rao for ‘outrageous’ remarks

July 30, 2020 2:27 am

Rao’s post alleged this system patronised pro-Left academics and sidelined pro-Hindu nationalist scholars.

Amit Shah not home minister but 'hate minister' of India, says Brinda Karat

February 22, 2020 9:01 pm

Speaking at the inaugural session of 22nd central conference of CPI (M)’s state-tribal frontal organization – Tripura Rajya Upajati Gana Mukti Parishad -- in Agartala, Karat said the BJP-led central government is fulfilling the agenda of communally polarizing people by the brute strength of majority.

Threat letter sent to Prakash Raj, Brinda Karat, 13 others; calls them 'traitors'

January 26, 2020 7:05 pm

The unsigned letter, addressed to Nijagunananda Swamy, Lingyat seer of Kittur Nishkal Mantapa Mutt in Belagavi, said the seer and his people had "betrayed their own religion" and the people mentioned in the letter should "be prepared for their final journey on January 29, 2020".

No legal representative in SC to defend Forest Rights Act a matter of concern says Brinda Karat

September 13, 2019 8:08 pm

Ever since the February orders of the Supreme Court for eviction of lakhs of tribal families, a sense of deep insecurity and vulnerability haunts the tribal communities as the subsequent stay order is temporary and tenuous, Brinda Karat said in the letter.

Kerala women's wall: Some bat for gender equality, others take a contradictory stand

January 01, 2019 9:37 pm

In line with the attempts of the ruling Left government in Kerala to project a progressive and liberal outlook on gender issues, lakhs of women turned up across the 14 districts of the state to stand alongside each other as part of the 'vanitha mathil' or women's wall programme on Tuesday.

RSS leading 'forces of darkness', it's now fight of ideas in Kerala: Brinda Karat

December 09, 2018 12:44 pm

Karat said one million women in Kerala will march against the BJP and the RSS on January 1 to halt their foray into Kerala by piggybacking on the Sabarimala issue.


We support Article 370, not anti-national elements: Brinda Karat

February 17, 2016 6:05 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Brinda Karat on Wednesday said that Kanahaiya Kumar has done nothing wrong and all the charges against him are baseless. She said that her party supports Article 370 and autonomy for Kashmir within framework of Indian Constitution, but never supports anti-national slogans raised in Jadavpur University.