New Delhi: MHA under secretary Anand Joshi goes missing ahead of CBI questioning

MHA under secretary Anand Joshi is missing from his home after the CBI called him for the interrogation. He has left a letter for the family.

MHA Under Secretary Anand Joshi, accused of corruption, leaves home 'in search of peace'

MHA Under Secretary Anand Joshi, accused of corruption, leaves home 'in search of peace'

Anand Joshi, Under Secretary in the Ministry of Home Affairs, who stands accused of corruption and murky dealings with certain NGOs, has reportedly left his home.

SC extends bail of Teesta Setalvad, her husband till April 28

SC extends bail of Teesta Setalvad, her husband till April 28

The Supreme Court Wednesday extended, till April 28, the interim bail granted to social activists Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand in the alleged misuse of funds collected by their NGO Sabrang Trust for setting up a museum at Gulbarga Society which witnessed one of the worst carnage during 2002 Gujarat riots.

The handbook Smriti Irani mentioned in Parliament was withdrawn after Shiv Sena's objection: Archbishop

The handbook Smriti Irani mentioned in Parliament was withdrawn after Shiv Sena's objection: Archbishop

A handbook for Class IV students of Don Bosco School had mentioned the great Maharashtrian warrior Shivaji as Dalit.

Debate over Mahishasur – Discontinued use of textbook a decade ago: Don Bosco School to Smriti Irani

Debate over Mahishasur – Discontinued use of textbook a decade ago: Don Bosco School to Smriti Irani

Amid uproar over HRD Minister Smriti Irani's speech in Lok Sabha wherein she had cited some controversial content from a textbook, Don Bosco School in Matunga claims the school had stopped using the textbook a decade ago.

Smriti Irani slams Congress over its education policy, cites book written by Teesta Setalvad

Leading government's charge in Parliament over JNU row and suicide of Dalit student Rohith Vemula, HRD Minister Smriti Irani slammed the Congress over its education policy. 

Nation grows only when human rights are protected: Setalvad

The true growth of a nation should be measured based on its record in protection of human rights and not by its GDP and other economic factors, noted human rights activist Teesta Setalvad said on Friday.

Cooperate in probe or be ready to face arrest: SC to Teesta Setalvad, her husband

Cooperate in probe or be ready to face arrest: SC to Teesta Setalvad, her husband

The Supreme Court has asked the couple to cooperate in the probe. 

Fringe fundamentalists are now mainstream: Teesta Setalvad

India is going through difficult times where the "once fringe" fundamentalist groups have now become mainstream and, with the complicity of "fascists in positions of power", are running the show, says leading human rights activist Teesta Setalvad.

SC extends stay on Teesta Setalvad's arrest till Dec 5

SC extends stay on Teesta Setalvad's arrest till Dec 5

The Supreme Court on Wednesday extended the interim bail granted to Teesta Setalvad till December 6.

SC says technical 'mistake' in order on protecting Teesta

The Supreme Court on Monday termed as a "mistake" on technical grounds an order extending interim protection from arrest granted to Teesta Setalvad and her husband.

Gujarat HC reserves order on Teesta's plea for defreezing bank accounts

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday reserved its order on petitions of activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand for defreezing their personal bank accounts as well as those of their NGOs, Sabrang Trust and Citizens for Justice and Peace.

FCRA violation case: CBI moves SC for Teesta Setalvad's custody

CBI has moved the Supreme Court seeking custodial interrogation of social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband, charging them with failing to cooperate in the probe in a case of alleged FCRA violation by misusing foreign funds received by them and posing a threat to communal harmony.

Gulbarg embezzlement case: SC extends stay on Teesta's arrest by 4 weeks

The Supreme Court on Friday extended by four weeks the interim protection from arrest granted to Teesta Setalvad and her husband in a case of alleged embezzlement of funds for a museum at Ahmedabad`s Gulbarg Society that was devastated in the 2002 riots.

Fund embezzlement case: SC extends protection from arrest granted to Teesta Setalvad

The Supreme Court on Friday extended by four weeks the interim protection from arrest granted to Teesta Setalvad and her husband in a case of alleged embezzlement of funds for a museum at Ahmedabad's Gulbarg Society that was devastated in the 2002 riots.

Teesta Setalvad's NGO's licence suspended for six months

In fresh crackdown on an NGO run by social activist Teesta Setalvad, the Home Ministry on Thursday suspended its registration for six months accusing the organisation of violating Foreign Currency (Regulation) Act that invites termination of its licence.

Twitter case: HC notice to Gujarat govt over Teesta's plea

The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday issued notices to the state government and a complainant on a plea by social activist Teesta Setalvad seeking quashing of an FIR in a case in which she is accused of putting objectionable pictures of Hindu deities on a popular social networking site.

Bombay High Court grants anticipatory bail to Teesta Setalvad

Bombay High Court grants anticipatory bail to Teesta Setalvad

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand, asking the couple to cooperate with the investigating agencies.

Objectionable tweet case: HC sends Setalvad to lower court

The Gujarat High Court on Saturday asked social activist Teesta Setalvad, who had filed a petition seeking exemption from regular appearance at police station in a case related to an allegedly objectionable tweet, to approach the sessions court.

Objectionable tweet case: HC sends Teesta Setalvad to lower court

The Gujarat High Court on Friday asked social activist Teesta Setalvad, who had filed a petition seeking exemption from regular appearance at police station in a case related to an allegedly objectionable tweet, to approach the sessions court.