Case against Geelani for election boycott call

A case has been registered against hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani under the Unlawful Activities (prevention) Act for allegedly calling for a boycott of elections.

Anti-terror act amended to safeguard economic security

India appended offences that threaten its economic security, Rajya Sabha according sanction to amending legislation Thursday but several parties walked out of house, protesting various new provisions.

Apex court notice to government on SIMI ban

SC issued notice to Centre on 2 pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Unlawful Activities Act, 1967, under which SIMI was banned.

Pro-Naxal intellectuals may face legal troubles

Civil society representatives raising voices in favour of Naxals may find themselves in legal tangles as the Home Ministry has warned of action against them under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.