March 01, 2021 8:39 pm
The High Court on February 22 granted bail to Rao for six months on health grounds with strict conditions in the case being investigated by the National Investigation Agency (NIA).
January 29, 2021 1:41 am
A division bench of Justice S S Shinde and Justice Manish Pitale was hearing a plea filed by Rao’s wife Pendyala Hemalath, seeking his bail on grounds of poor health.
January 28, 2021 2:09 am
The observation was made in the detailed order passed by the special court earlier this month allowing lawyer activist Sudha Bharadwaj, arrested in the Elgaar Parishad case, access to five books per month at Byculla women’s jail where she is lodged.
January 21, 2021 9:20 pm
The HC directed Rao's counsel to file an affidavit on the facilities not available at Taloja jail hospital on the basis of which Rao requires medical bail, so that the bench can verify the claims with authorities before deciding on the plea.
January 21, 2021 1:55 am
A division bench of Justice S S Shinde and Justice Manish Pitale was hearing a plea filed by Rao’s wife Pendyala Hemalatha, seeking his release on bail from the Taloja Central Jail in Navi Mumbai on health grounds.
January 14, 2021 4:37 am
Bharadwaj had filed a plea before the court last month stating that prison authorities were not permitting her access to books sent by her family or lawyers.
January 14, 2021 6:05 am
Teltumbde, in his bail plea filed on Tuesday, said that he has written about 30 books and referred to one of them mentioned by a witness in the NIA chargesheet – Anti-Imperialism and Annihilation of Caste.
December 22, 2020 10:15 pm
Why is the Bhima Koregaon anniversary significant, what are the plans to observe it this year, and what happened during its 200th anniversary in 2018, which saw the arrests of activists and intellectuals?
December 16, 2020 7:49 pm
Navlakha had sought default bail on the grounds that the NIA failed to file a chargesheet within the stipulated 90 days of his arrest. The NIA, however, has claimed that the 34 days of his house arrest should not be counted in the 90 days.
December 16, 2020 12:55 am
Varavara Rao, who is lodged at Taloja Central Jail, was shifted to the private hospital following a court order on November 18.