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Unlawful Activities Prevention Act

Pavan K. Varma | In war on hate speech, err on side of freedom

Hate speech, based on suspicion, violence and hostility between religious communities, is directly antithetical to Gandhiji’s core beliefs

02 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

Koregaon-Bhima: Bombay HC refuses to quash case against Gautam Navlakha

The bench dismissed the petition filed by Navlakha seeking to quash the FIR lodged against him by the Pune police.

13 Sep 2019 4:05 PM

UAPA is against principles of law & justice

In the amendment to UAPA, the state has now been given the power to name individuals as “terrorists”.

04 Aug 2019 6:22 AM

Anti-terror law UAPA passed in Rajya Sabha

The Congress had earlier said it was not against the law but was opposed to some amendments.

03 Aug 2019 1:15 AM

Youth gets three years in jail for assaulting cops

The accused had assaulted three cops for enforcing beef ban in 2015.

22 May 2019 5:12 AM


Bombay HC extends interim relief to Navlakha till Thursday

The public prosecutor Aruna Pai also argued that the state has strong evidence against him.

29 Apr 2019 4:23 AM

Teltumbde won’t be jailed till February 11

The police have also alleged that him of being linked with Maoists.

06 Feb 2019 6:50 AM

SC will hear state SLP on Bhima-Koregaon on October 29

The state has challenged the Bombay HC order quashing Pune trial court’s order extending the detention of the 5 arrested activists.

26 Oct 2018 2:01 AM

ATS gets custody of three accused from Karnataka

However, the judge remanded the trio to ATS custody till October 12.

07 Oct 2018 6:39 AM

Police get 90 days to file chargesheet

Defence alleges insufficient time to prepare case, will appeal in high court.

03 Sep 2018 1:17 AM


3 activists have links with Kashmir separatists: Police

Arrested accused have connection with J&K separatists, say cops; Trying to recruit students.

30 Aug 2018 1:55 AM

Five activists arrested for Bhima violence, raids across India

All the activists have been arrested under the stringent Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA).

29 Aug 2018 2:01 AM

Pune police held 5 people for having ‘Maoist’ links in Bhima Koregaon violence

The mobs had damaged and torched several vehicles and shops on New Year's Day and the houses of local residents were also ransacked.

06 Jun 2018 2:37 PM

Malegaon blast case: SC seeks reply of Maharashtra govt, NIA on Purohit’s plea

The Bombay High Court had on December 18, 2017 dismissed Purohit’s plea along with that of Kulkarni, both accused in Malegaon blast case.

29 Jan 2018 1:50 PM

Seven ‘Maoists’ remanded to ATS custody till January 22

Chief public prosecutor Lata Chheda argued before the court that the investigation is at initial stage.

17 Jan 2018 5:13 AM


Investigation stalled as preacher hops countries

Lack of clarity on Naik’s whereabouts has stalled the probe.

14 Sep 2017 6:13 AM

Kalyan IS ‘recruit’ files 2nd bail plea

His earlier bail plea was rejected in May 2015.

24 May 2017 1:44 AM

UP man held from Mumbra was in touch with IS: ATS

While going through some chats from Ahmed’s phone, it was found he was recruiting youngsters from various cities in the country.

23 Apr 2017 3:14 AM

Court sends ISIS men to jail for 7 yrs in terror case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) had registered a case against the three accused last year on January 28.

22 Apr 2017 3:37 AM

NIA issues fresh summons to Zakir Naik under anti-terror law

Officials said Naik has been summoned at the National Investigation Agency's headquarters in New Delhi.

20 Mar 2017 4:36 PM