Hitting out at the Union government over the death of Father Stan Swamy, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday said the tribal-rights activist was “killed” in jail. The Sena MP further asked whether the country’s foundations were so weak that an 84-year-old man could overthrow the Narendra Modi government and equated it with the ones of Hitler […]
Under fire over the death of 84-year-old activist Father Stan Swamy in jail, the government on Tuesday rejected mounting international criticism. It said the due process of law was followed in his case and that the authorities act against violations of law and do not restrain legitimate exercise of rights. The Ministry of External Affairs […]
Opposition leaders including Congress president Sonia Gandhi, NCP’s Sharad Pawar and TMC’s Mamata Banerjee, have written to President Ram Nath Kovind urging him “to direct the Government to act against those responsible for foisting false cases” on the Bhima Koregaon-Elgaar Parishad case accused Father Stan Swamy, who died on Monday. The 84-year old Jesuit priest and tribal rights […]
Kochi (Kerala) [India], July 6 (ANI): The Kerala Catholic Bishops' Council (KCBC) expressed its condolences on the death of the Jesuit priest Fr Stan Swamy and said that he was "denied even natural justice".
Battling Parkinsons and other age-related ailments, 84-year-old Father Stan Swamy, who died in incarceration on Monday, was reportedly the oldest man to be charged with terrorism in India. The government accused the tribal rights activist Stan Swamy, who worked for the poor and downtrodden for decades, of being a member of the banned Communist Party of India (Maoist). In jail, in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case […]
Before any law or regulation, the only right that was in existence was human rights. Natural rights find their origin from the roman empire and mostly all civilized societies since the early ages had laws to protect the fundamental and inalienable human rights of their pupil. With education and the advancement of technology, many of […]
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 5 (ANI): Bhima Koregaon accused Stan Swamy on Monday passed away in Mumbai's Bandra Hospital, where he had been on a ventilator since Sunday, his lawyers said. He was 84.
Priest and activist Stan Swamy, an accused in the Elgar Parishad-Maoists links case, died on Monday. The news was communicated by his counsel to the Bombay High Court when the court took up his bail plea. Swamy’s lawyers had moved the Bombay High Court on Monday morning, seeking an urgent hearing on his medical bail […]
New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Sunday asked the Maharashtra chief secretary to ensure that every possible effort is made to provide jailed rights activist Stan Swamy with proper medical care and treatment. Swamy was arrested in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case.