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Journalist arrest


Manipur Journalist Keshorchandra Wangkhem files petition challenging detention order

December 19, 2018 8:23 pm

In the petition, he said that none of the ground furnished covers the expression of “prejudicial to the security of the state and to the maintenance of public order”.

Journalist Abhijit Iyer Mitra arrested for 'derogatory remarks' on Konark temple, gets bail

September 20, 2018 7:48 pm

Odisha police told the court that Mitra "gave unpalatable and irresponsible remarks on Konark Sun Temple by uploading his views on social media with an intention to outrage and to wound religious feeling which may create communal fraction".

Supreme Court refuses to interfere with arrest of journalist Upendra Rai

May 04, 2018 2:48 pm

On his arrest, the CBI had said that Rai’s bank accounts saw transactions of over Rs 100 crore in 2017-18. Some of these transactions, the CBI said, indicate “pumping of tainted/ ill-gotten money into the system”.

'Journalist' arrested with brown sugar in Dibrugarh

May 10, 2016 10:12 pm

The Additional SP also said that Verma, from whom the police also seized a reporter’s identity card issued by Dawnlit Post in Itanagar, had confessed that he used to regularly traffick brown sugar to Arunachal Pradesh.

In Chhattisgarh, journalist held – from outside court

March 27, 2016 3:36 am

Journalist Deepak Jaiswal was arrested in connection with a case of alleged extortion, lodged on August 8 last year by the principal of a school in Geedam town in the district.