Articles by Sanyukta Dharmadhikari

Under the criminal law, a convicted person is allowed to seek the suspension of a jail term in cases where punishment is less than three years. However, the High Court denied Shankar’s request.
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 20:13
The Supreme Court said that the Uttar Pradesh government has not been able to prove that there was anything provocative in the documents found in the car when Siddique was travelling to Hathras.
Friday, September 9, 2022 - 13:41
The UP government said that Siddique has a “close nexus with the top leadership of PFI/CFI … who in turn have been found to have connections with Al Qaeda linked organisations like IHH in Turkey”.
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 - 17:20
The court was hearing a plea challenging the permission granted to set up a Ganesha pandal at the Eidgah maidan in Hubballi.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 23:45
The Karnataka government had allowed two-day celebrations on Ganesha Chaturthi at the maidan, but the Supreme Court has ordered status quo in the case.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022 - 18:35
The court said that the government can appoint people from any caste as a priest in any temple that is not under the agama rules.
Tuesday, August 23, 2022 - 16:32
The DMK has sought to implead as a party in the plea seeking directions to the Election Commission of India not to permit political parties to promise freebies in election campaigns.
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 19:09
Siddique Kappan has been in jail since his arrest in October 2020 for trying to go to Hathras to report on the rape and murder of a Dalit woman by dominant caste men.
Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 17:15
When I found that an SIT had been constituted to probe cases against me, I prepared myself to stay in jail for one or two years, based on previous examples of activists and journalists who are still in jail, says Zubair.
Monday, July 25, 2022 - 09:09
“In mythology, whenever the head of an asura is slayed, another one will pop up. Savukku Shankar appears to have taken inspiration from such mythological characters,” Justice GR Swaminathan said.
Wednesday, July 20, 2022 - 14:40