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Gauri Lankesh


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.

Rahul Gandhi pleads not guilty in RSS defamation case, says fight will continue

July 04, 2019 1:24 pm

The case against Rahul Gandhi was filed by an RSS worker for allegedly linking journalist Gauri Lankesh's killing with the organisation.

Accused in murders of Dabholkar, Lankesh, Sanatan sympathiser held in Pansare case

June 13, 2019 8:46 am

Pansare and his wife Uma were shot at by two bike-borne assailants on the morning of February 16, 2015, not far from his house. Pansare had succumbed to his injuries four days later.

Masalawala, Kalburgi case: Entry in diary helps SIT nab murder suspect

June 10, 2019 9:49 am

Praveen Prakash Chatur alias Masalawala has been identified by the SIT on the basis of statements by witnesses as the suspect who waited on a motorcycle outside the home of Kannada scholar Kalburgi.

‘Gun seized by Maharashtra ATS was used to train Gauri Lankesh killers’

June 03, 2019 7:08 am

The analysis of the 7.65 mm countrymade guns was carried out recently by experts at the Forensic Science Laboratory of Karnataka Police to ascertain whether any of the guns were used to shoot Lankesh.

SIT identifies Kalburgi killers; links to Lankesh, Padmaavat attacks

June 02, 2019 7:49 am

Praveen Prakash Chatur alias Masalawala, 27, had been arrested in April by the Belagavi police for the attack on Prakash Theatre, allegedly by a right-wing extremist group linked to the Sanatan Sanstha.

Amol kale produced in court: Gauri Lankesh murder accused held in Kalburgi case

May 30, 2019 2:49 am

Amol Kale, 37, a former convenor of the Sanatan Sanstha-affiliated Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, was produced in a court in Dharwad in connection with the Kalburgi case on a body warrant on Tuesday and was remanded in SIT custody for 11 days.


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.