Aseem Trivedi

Some infamous cases registered under IT Act in India

In the light of the Supreme Court quashing Section 66A of the IT Act on Tuesday and declaring that the Act was misused, a quick run through some controversial cases.

Mar 24, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

Govt cannot charge 'fair criticism' with sedition: Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court has ruled that the government cannot press charges of sedition against what it defined as 'fair criticism', which includes humorous cartoons and caricatures.

Mar 18, 2015, 10:54 AM IST

‘If published in India then Charlie Hebdo cartoons would have never got support like in France'

Humour is a new sin. The intolerant world we are living in seems to have pushed this thought across us as was proved by the recent attack on French satirical magazine Charile Hebdo.

Jan 27, 2015, 17:10 PM IST

HC reserves order on PIL against sedition charge on cartoonist Aseem Trivedi

The Bombay High Court reserved its order on a public interest litigation on Monday, challenging the arrest of anti-corruption cartoonist Aseem Trivedi on charges of sedition under Indian Penal Code.

Jan 19, 2015, 21:26 PM IST

Aseem Trivedi accuses Salman Khan of ‘misbehaving’ with Sapna Bhavnani

Controversial cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who got evicted from the ‘Bigg Boss 6’ house this Friday, looked very comfortable chatting with host Salman Khan. The two seemed to share a great rapport but all was only meant for the screen!

Nov 05, 2012, 08:19 AM IST

Controversial cartoonist Aseem Trivedi wants to launch a school of activism

Controversial cartoonist Aseem Trivedi wants to take his fight against corruption to a new level by opening a school to educate the youth on organised forms of activism.

Nov 03, 2012, 19:56 PM IST

Aseem Trivedi out of `Bigg Boss 6`

Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi`s journey on the reality show came to an end Friday night, following his eviction and a recent agitation outside the office of the Colours channel.

Nov 03, 2012, 09:24 AM IST

Suspected RPI activists attack Colors channel office

Suspected activists RPI, which demanded eviction of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi from `Bigg Boss`, on Thursday pelted stones on the Colors channel office.

Nov 02, 2012, 00:24 AM IST

Evict Aseem Trivedi from `Bigg Boss`, says RPI

Angry Dalits from different parts of the state marched Thursday morning to the ‘Bigg Boss’ home demanding eviction of one of its inmates, cartoonist Aseem Trivedi.

Oct 25, 2012, 11:48 AM IST

Aseem Trivedi case: Mere criticism is not sedition, says Maha govt

The Kanpur-based cartoonist, associated with Anna Hazare`s anti-corruption movement, was arrested on September 8, which had led to public outcry.

Oct 19, 2012, 19:25 PM IST

Sedition charge against Aseem Trivedi dropped

The Maharashtra government on Friday dropped sedition charges against cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who is currently in taking part as a contestant in reality show Bigg Boss 6.

Oct 12, 2012, 12:03 PM IST

Bigg Boss 6: Don`t expect entertainment from me, says Aseem Trivedi

What should one expect from Aseem Trivedi on the reality show ‘Bigg Boss 6’? "Not entertainment for sure," says the controversial activist and cartoonist, who hopes to use the platform to spread his message on anti-corruption.

Oct 09, 2012, 10:31 AM IST

Aseem Trivedi to gather support against corruption through `Bigg Boss`

Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who will be seen in reality show `Bigg Boss`, says he will continue his fight against corruption and aims to gather more support through the show.

Oct 08, 2012, 12:31 PM IST

Bigg Boss 6: Navjot Singh Siddhu, Aseem Trivedi to enter `Bigg Boss 6` house

The celebrities to be locked inside the ‘Bigg Boss’ house include cricketer Navjot Singh Siddhu, small screen actress Urvashi Dholakia, controversial cartoonist-activist Aseem Trivedi, and Sapna Bhavnani who is India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhon`s hair stylist.

Oct 07, 2012, 21:13 PM IST

Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi to enter ‘Bigg Boss 6’; wants to be ‘seen and heard’

His arrest led to nationwide fury, and now firebrand cartoonist Aseem Trivedi is all set to make his mark in the showbiz world via a reality show.

Oct 06, 2012, 09:10 AM IST

Beed court reminds police about chargesheet against Aseem

A local court has asked police to file a report on a case registered against cartoonist Aseem Trivedi here in January this year for allegedly denigrating national symbols after they failed to filed a charge sheet against him.

Sep 29, 2012, 18:12 PM IST

My cartoons will now spew more venom, says cartoonist Aseem Trivedi

Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who was arrested on sedition charges on Sunday said he would continue to draw cartoons that raise issues like corruption, as people in large numbers thronged the railway station here to receive him.

Sep 16, 2012, 22:35 PM IST

Maharashtra govt orders probe into cartoonist Aseem Trivedi’s arrest

Chastened by the outrage caused by arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi for "sedition", the Maharashtra government has now ordered an inquiry into how he came to be booked for the serious offense.

Sep 15, 2012, 17:53 PM IST

SIT formed to probe cartoonist Aseem Trivedi`s case

Mumbai police has formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by an Assistant Police Commissioner to probe the case of political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi.

Sep 13, 2012, 18:17 PM IST

I drew no wrong, I`m not sorry: Aseem Trivedi

Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi Wednesday said he made no mistake in drawing cartoons, and that he would not apologise since he had done no wrong.

Sep 13, 2012, 08:40 AM IST