Narendra Dabholkar

Narendra Dabholkar, Govind Pansare killings well planned, linked: Bombay High Court

Pansare was shot at on February 16, 2015 in Kolhapur and succumbed to his injuries on February 20 that year.

Aug 23, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

Supreme Court refuses to entertain AAP leader's plea against death threat

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a plea filed by Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashish Khetan alleging death threats from right-wing organisations.

Jul 10, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

Bombay High Court asks CBI to trace killers of Dabholkar, Pansare

The Bombay High Court today asked the CBI and the Maharashtra CID to make "sincere and joint efforts" to trace the alleged absconding killers of Narendra Dabholkar and veteran Communist leader Govind Pansare.

Mar 17, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
CBI announces Rs 5 lakh bounty for arrest of Narendra Dabholkar murder accused

CBI announces Rs 5 lakh bounty for arrest of Narendra Dabholkar murder accused

The CBI on Wednesday announced a Rs 5 lakh reward for information about two accused in the murder of Pune-based rationalist and activist Narendra Dabholkar.

Mar 01, 2017, 21:12 PM IST
Nothing concrete to declare Sanatan Sanstha as terror outfit, Centre tells HC

Nothing concrete to declare Sanatan Sanstha as terror outfit, Centre tells HC

A member of Sanatan Sanstha has been arrested in the murder case of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar.

Feb 07, 2017, 17:16 PM IST
HC rebukes CBI, says it is 'bungling up' Narendra Dabholkar case probe

HC rebukes CBI, says it is 'bungling up' Narendra Dabholkar case probe

Narendra Dabholkar was murdered in Pune on August 20, 2013.

Dec 16, 2016, 15:09 PM IST
Narendra Dabholkar murder: CBI chargesheet names conspirator, killers

Narendra Dabholkar murder: CBI chargesheet names conspirator, killers

In a major development in the murder case of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar three years ago, the CBI on Wednesday named a right-wing medico as the alleged prime conspirator.

Sep 07, 2016, 20:17 PM IST

Complete probes soon in Narendra Dabholkar, Govind Pansare cases: Bombay HC

Unhappy with the delay, the Bombay High Court on Thursday asked the CBI and Maharashtra SIT to complete their probes soon into the killing rationalist Narendra Dabholkar and communist leader Govind Pansare and asked the central agency to arrest a suspect within 10 days.

Aug 04, 2016, 19:15 PM IST

Email had told Tawde to focus on Dabholkar months before his murder: CBI

Sanatan Sanstha member Virendra Tawde, arrested by the CBI in connection with the 2013 murder of Narendra Dabholkar, had received a direction through an e-mail asking him to "concentrate" on the anti-superstition crusader, around 2-3 months before the latter was shot dead.

Jun 17, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

Dabholkar murder: Rightwing activist's CBI custody extended

A city court on Thursday extended the CBI custody of surgeon and right-wing activist Virendra S Tawde, the prime accused in the Narendra Dabholkar murder, till June 20.

Jun 16, 2016, 22:45 PM IST
Dabholkar murder: Accused Virendra Tawde remanded to CBI custody till June 16

Dabholkar murder: Accused Virendra Tawde remanded to CBI custody till June 16

Virendra Tawde, a Sanatan Sanstha activist arrested in connection with the murder of Narendra Dabholkar in 2013, was on Sunday remanded to CBI custody till June 16. 

Jun 12, 2016, 10:24 AM IST

CBI makes first arrest in Dabholkar murder case

The accused was arrested late last night in Panvel near Mumbai and a court in Pune on Saturday sent him to CBI custody till June 16.

Jun 11, 2016, 23:18 PM IST
Three years after anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar's murder, CBI arrests Sanatan Sanstha doctor

Three years after anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar's murder, CBI arrests Sanatan Sanstha doctor

Anti-superstition activist Dabholkar, an Indian rationalist and author was shot dead by unidentified assailants in 2013.

Jun 11, 2016, 09:41 AM IST

CBI quizzes Hindu Janajagruti Samiti member in Dabholkar murder case

CBI today questioned Hindu Janajagruti Samiti member Virendrasing Tawde whose residence in Panvel near Mumbai was searched by the agency in connection with the murder case of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar.

Jun 02, 2016, 23:07 PM IST
Narendra Dabholkar's assasination: CBI conducts searches at Pune, Panvel

Narendra Dabholkar's assasination: CBI conducts searches at Pune, Panvel

The CBI on Wednesday conducted a raid at the residence of an alleged ‘Sanatan Sanstha’ member Sarang Akolkar.

Jun 01, 2016, 18:48 PM IST

Won't call India intolerant because of few incidents: Taslima Nasreen

Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen on Saturday said "some bad incidents" did not amount to India being called "intolerant" and those indulging in them should be "educated" to be more inclusive.

Mar 26, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

Narendra Dabholkar's son unhappy over no headway in probe

 Hamid Dabholkar, son of slain anti-superstition activist Dr Narendra Dabholkar, on Sunday expressed unhappiness over investigators' failure to zero in on the murderers of his father, CPI leader Govind Pansare and Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi.

Mar 06, 2016, 19:14 PM IST

HC asks Maharashtra govt to expedite probe in Pansare murder case

The Bombay High Court on Monday asked Maharashtra government to expedite further investigations by the state CID into the murder of rationalist Govind Pansare.

Feb 29, 2016, 17:55 PM IST
Shani Shingnapur temple row escalates, police detains activist Trupti Desai

Shani Shingnapur temple row escalates, police detains activist Trupti Desai

Desai is the chief of Bhumata Ranragini Brigade, the women's outfit spearheading the campaign against a centuries-old ban on female devotees entering the sacred platform at Shani Shingnapur temple.

Feb 22, 2016, 16:50 PM IST
My protest against intolerance continues: Nayantara Sahgal

My protest against intolerance continues: Nayantara Sahgal

Noted writer Nayantara Sahgal , who has refused to accept her literary award back, on Sunday wrote to the Sahitya Akademi saying her protest against intolerance continues.

Jan 24, 2016, 15:23 PM IST