Civil Society

Centre cancels FCRA registration of NGO Centre for Financial Accountability that...

By VIJAITA SINGH The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday cancelled the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) registration of the parent entity of the...

Bhima Koregaon Case: Relief for activist as Supreme Court allows for...

By SABRANGINDIA   The Supreme Court today granted interim bail to Mahesh Raut, a key accused in the Bhima Koregaon case, allowing him to attend the...

Why the sanction to prosecute Arundhati Roy under UAPA is legally...

By Vineet Bhalla The grant of sanction by Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena on Friday to prosecute author Arundhati Roy and academic Sheikh Showkat Hussain under the...

Delhi L-G grants prosecution sanction against Arundhati Roy under UAPA in...

By Express News Service Delhi Lieutenant Governor Vinai Kumar Saxena has sanctioned the prosecution of author-activist Arundhati Roy and Dr Sheikh Showkat Hussain, former professor...

What does the death of a jailed Jesuit priest say about...

By Lauren Frayer MUMBAI, India — Two days before police finally came to arrest him, the Rev. Stan Swamy recorded a video of himself speaking directly into...

INDIA: CRACKDOWN ON THE OPPOSITION, DIVISIVE RHETORIC AND TARGETING OF ACTIVISTS...

By Team India’s civic space is rated as ‘repressed’ by the CIVICUS Monitor. In recent years, the government has misused the draconian anti-terror Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act...