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'Pronounced guilty by TRP seekers, not by court': Disha Ravi on her arrest in 'toolkit' case

March 13, 2021 10:18 pm

In a four-page statement, Disha Ravi said that her grandparents, who are farmers, indirectly inspired her climate activism. She also explained in detail why she has been supporting climate activism and backing the farmers' protest.

Prime Minister reiterates defence ties with Sweden

March 06, 2021 6:26 am

Officials also said the issue of teen Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg’s recent comments on the farmers’ protests in India are not an issue to bilateral ties.

Explained: The political significance of Assam's tea garden workers

March 04, 2021 8:07 am

The tea tribe community — comprising 17 per cent of Assam's population — is a deciding factor in almost 40 assembly seats out of the 126. The community is spread over 800 tea gardens plus several unorganised small gardens of Assam — living mostly in residential quarters adjacent to gardens.

Conspiracy, sedition: Ruling in Disha Ravi case raises bar for State

March 02, 2021 2:38 pm

Disha Ravi case: On both charges, conspiracy and sedition, judge Rana scrupulously applied precedents of the Supreme Court that take a restricted view on invoking the provisions.

Greta Thunberg toolkit case: Delhi Court sends Disha Ravi to one-day police custody

February 22, 2021 11:51 pm

Seeking a five-day extension of Ravi's police custody, the Public Prosecutor had argued that the activist had been evasive during interrogation and shifted the blame on the co-accused Shantanu Muluk and Nikita Jacob.

Disha says difference of opinion not sedition, judge questions police

February 21, 2021 4:39 am

Questioning the police stand, Disha Ravi’s lawyer Siddharth Agarwal asked if one prefers “Kung Fu to Yoga” does it mean “I am a Chinese spy”.

Disha Ravi says if highlighting farmers' protest is sedition, it's better to be in jail; court reserves order on bail plea

February 20, 2021 10:48 pm

Disha Ravi bail plea: The Delhi Police, meanwhile, opposed her bail plea, alleging she was preparing the toolkit with those advocating Khalistan and was part of a global conspiracy to defame India and create unrest in the country in the garb of farmers' protest.

Disha Ravi case: Police must not prejudice probe, media should exercise restraint, says HC

February 20, 2021 7:41 am

Court also directed editors of media houses to exercise “proper editorial control” over news content to ensure that investigation in the case is not hampered in any manner and that the content is not “offensive” and “scandalising”.

Greta Thunberg backs Disha Ravi, says protesting a 'non-negotiable human right'

February 19, 2021 10:07 pm

Greta Thunberg had sparked a controversy after sharing the toolkit document on the farmers' protest on Twitter.

Transit remand, bail explained: Legal provisions invoked in Greta Thunberg 'toolkit' case

February 19, 2021 7:53 am

Greta Thunberg 'toolkit' case: What does the law say about the procedure regarding arrests to be made from a state other than where the case has been registered and what does transit bail mean?