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Gauri Lankesh


Gauri Lankesh, M M Kalburgi murders: Police await forensic report of gun recovered from Arabian Sea creek

March 09, 2020 11:32 am

The gun was recovered in a search operation coordinated by the CBI as part of the probe into the 2013 murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar in Maharashtra.

Man held in Gauri Lankesh case had key role in attacks during Padmaavat screening: SIT

January 28, 2020 7:37 am

Rushikesh Deodikar alias Murali, 44, a former co-ordinator of Sanatan Sanstha-affiliate Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, allegedly co-ordinated the petrol bomb attacks on the theatres in January 2018, the investigation has found.

Sunburn suspect in Gauri Lankesh case papers

January 25, 2020 7:29 am

Journalist and activist Lankesh was shot dead outside her Bengaluru home on September, 5, 2017.

Suspect held for Gauri Lankesh killing ordered destruction of weapons

January 20, 2020 4:16 am

According to the SIT investigations, Deodikar was instrumental in ordering the destruction of the guns used in the murder of Lankesh and others soon after the arrest of key members of the group in May 2018.

Gauri Lankesh murder: Court refuses to drop KCOCA charges against 16 held in case

December 24, 2019 4:07 am

The accused, who are linked to Hindutva groups such as Sanatan Sanstha, had sought discharge from offences under KCOCA brought against them by an SIT of Karnataka Police in November.

U2 features Smriti Irani, Arundhati Roy, Gauri Lankesh as female icons at Mumbai concert

December 16, 2019 12:18 pm

In their special segment, called 'Herstory', U2 featured photos of women — projected on a giant screen at the backdrop of the stage — as the band played their track "Ultraviolet".

Gauri Lankesh murder: Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury to face trial in defamation case filed by RSS

November 23, 2019 8:29 pm

In his defamation complaint, the RSS worker alleged that within 24 hours of Lankesh's death, Gandhi told reporters that "anybody who speaks against the ideology of the BJP, against the ideology of the RSS, is pressured, beaten, attacked and even killed."

M M Kalburgi's wife identifies man who shot him

July 18, 2019 7:02 am

The man identified by Umadevi Kalburgi on Wednesday is Ganesh Miskin, 27. A Karnataka Police SIT had earlier identified Miskin, linked to Hindutva group Sanatan Sanstha, as one of two people allegedly involved in killing journalist Gauri Lankesh.

Kalburgi case probe: Final training camp in estate near Mangalore

July 08, 2019 7:05 am

Several persons arrested in the Gauri Lankesh case have in statements, which are a part of the chargesheet, described attending a camp at a rubber plantation near Pilathbetta in the Dharamsthala region in August 2015.

Lawyer Sanjeev Punalekar granted bail in Dabholkar murder case

July 06, 2019 10:49 am

While granting Sanjeev Punalekar the bail, the court said that he will have to be present before CBI on every Monday and Tuesday and will not be allowed to travel abroad.


Gauri Lankesh's murder sparks protests across the country

September 06, 2017 9:44 pm

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.