SC extends house arrest of rights activists till Sep 19

The Supreme Court Monday said that it will examine two days later whether there is material supporting the arrest of five rights activists in connection with the Koregaon-Bhima violence case. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra extended till September 19 the house arrest of the five rights activists–Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, […]

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Kudankulam staff once again under ‘house arrest’

It is back to being under “house arrest” for hundreds of Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) employees at Kudankulam project in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli district, an official said Tuesday. “We have not gone to office today (Tuesday) as the anti-nuclear plant protestors threatened to lay siege to the project site, as happened earlier, […]

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