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Songs of dissent: Why protest music is becoming a rage this election season

As protest music takes an urban and political turn, the voices of dissent fear for their lives and wear a badge of bravery.

SIT says no link between suspects in Malegaon and Lankesh murder, case papers speak otherwise

Based on the descriptions provided by the arrested suspects and witnesses in the Lankesh case, the SIT prepared portraits of the "guest trainers'' using the aid of experts.


Malegaon’s wanted, linked to Pragya, held bomb training camps: Gauri Lankesh probe SIT found

In 2008 Malegaon blasts case, Pragya Singh Thakur, BJP’s Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate, is an accused along with 13 others, including two missing Abhinav Bharat members, Ramji Kalsangra and Sandeep Dange, who have been declared “proclaimed offenders”.

‘Swift action without court role in Lankesh case should be lesson for Maharashtra’

It also urged political parties to ensure that no outfit or person 'under their auspices' involved in such attacks is spared.

Three Lankesh murder accused also named in Padmaavat theatre attack

Belagavi Police initially arrested three local residents -- Sambhaji Maruti Patil, Prathik alias Pandit Prakash Ogale and Santosh Tulajappa Gurav -- and chargesheeted them for their alleged involvement in the crime.

Kalburgi murder probe to pick up threads from Gauri Lankesh case

MM Kalburgi, a former Vice-Chancellor of Hampi University, who was honoured with the Sahitya Akademi award in 2006 was killed in Karnataka's Dharwad in 2015.


Karnataka: Court nod to reopen probe into bomb attack at Belagavi theatre screening Padmaavat

The move comes in the wake of findings from the investigation into the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh that suggested that members of a radical Hindu group involved in the murder were also involved in attacks on theatres screening the movie in Maharashtra and Karnataka.

Gauri Lankesh’s sister approaches SC against clubbing probe with rationalists’ case

The petition said that the SIT constituted by the state “has been conducting the investigation with great speed and urgency and moreover the entire investigation has been committed to a court though not yet completed”.

Don’t rely on Gauri Lankesh probe, work independently: Bombay HC tells CBI, CID

The court was hearing petitions filed by the family members of Dabholkar and Pansare, seeking court supervision in probes conducted by the Centre and state agencies.

DNA from toothbrush ties Gauri Lankesh shooter to hideout

The gait analysis report suggests that Waghmore’s profile and mannerisms closely match that of the person seen gunning down Lankesh.

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Gauri Lankesh's murder sparks protests across the country

The body of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh was laid to rest with state honours at the Lingayat burial ground. Slogans like ‘Gauri Lankesh Amar Rahe’ and ‘Gauri Lankesh Zindabad’ filled the air at the crematorium.

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This is not my India': AR. Rahman mourns Gauri Lankesh's death

Renowned music composer A. R. Rahman, on Thursday, expressed his grief over the demise of senior journalist and activist Gauri Lankesh. Speaking to media during the premiere of ‘One Heart: The A.R. Rahman Concert Film’, the music maestro said he is very sad to hear about Gauri Lankesh’s death, adding, “This is not my India. […]

Gauri Lankesh Murder: Brother Demands CBI Probe

In a shocking incident, senior journalist Gauri Lankesh, a well-known critic of the right wing forces, was shot dead at her house in Bengaluru. Four people entered her house in Rajarajeshwari Nagar and attacked the scribe after which she collapsed on the spot.   Lankesh’s brother Indrajit told India Today that the case should be […]