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Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act


Ambani scare case: NIA seeks 90-day extension to file chargesheet against Waze, four others

June 07, 2021 11:25 pm

The agency has said that the case has repercussions on the “territorial integrity, sovereignty and security of India” and if an extension is not granted there is a risk of the accused “slipping from the clutches of law”.

Narco-terror case: NIA files chargesheet against seven people

March 22, 2021 9:09 pm

The accused were charged under Sections 120-B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), Sections 4 and 5 of Explosive Substances Act and Sections 13, 17, 18, 18-B, 19, 20 and 23 of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

Govt designates 44 officers as nodal authority for seizing funds, assets of those supporting terror

July 29, 2020 6:29 pm

The designated nodal officers belong to the ministries of home and external affairs, Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU), Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA), all state and union territory governments.

Amendments to anti-terror law: Onus will be on individual to prove he is not terrorist

July 26, 2019 2:40 am

Designation as terrorist is to be notified by govt in official gazette, and onus will be on the person to seek a review to satisfy the govt that the individual is not a terrorist.

Parliament HIGHLIGHTS: Discussion on Motor Bill to continue tomorrow in Rajya Sabha

July 22, 2019 8:13 pm

Parliament HIGHLIGHTS: On Friday, the government introduced the RTI Bill which proposes to give the Centre the powers to set the salaries and service conditions of Information Commissioners at central as well as state levels. The government’s move triggered protests from the Opposition.

Plot to kill ex-CM Badal: NIA court convicts five pro-Khalistan operatives

July 11, 2019 7:29 am

While four of the accused were sentenced to seven years' imprisonment, another was sentenced to five years. They were lodged in Lucknow district jail.

Strangers in our midst

December 27, 2018 12:13 am

The decisive question for democracy in India: How should it deal with citizens who think differently and are annoying or inconvenient to ‘us’?

Look who’s talking freedom

August 24, 2015 12:00 am

Kobad Ghandy is right. Only some are free.

Only some are free

August 15, 2015 12:00 am

Most people who consider themselves free are actually imprisoned in a web of complexes, self-doubts and insecurities

ISIS gets banned in India under UAPA

February 26, 2015 3:09 pm

Recruitment of youths by ISIS from India and their radicalisation is a matter of serious concern for the country, the Home Ministry said.