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Binayak Sen urges ‘intolerant’ Bengal to change policies


May 4th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) In the wake of the forcible eviction of people from slums in eastern Kolkata, human rights activist Binayak Sen Friday accused the West Bengal government ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen urges Maoists to free collector


April 23rd, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Human rights activist Binayak Sen Monday appealed to the Maoists to release Chhattisgarh's abducted Sukma District Collector Alex Paul Menon and urged them to resume peace ... Read more...

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Independent system to shield whistleblowers sought


October 11th, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Stressing the need for a law on grievance redressal and protection of whistleblowers, activists Tuesday said the mechanisms must be decentralised and independent.Participating in a ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen plans campaign against sedition law


September 12th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) Human rights activist Binayak Sen said Sunday that he will soon undertake a nationwide signature campaign to scrap the sedition law under which he was booked ... Read more...

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Talks with Maoists will be fruitful, Binayak Sen asserts


September 8th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 8 (IANS) Human right activist Binayak Sen Thursday exuded confidence about the talks between the West Bengal government and the Maoists yielding positive results."We are desirous of ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen slams sedition laws


May 30th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Rights and public health activist Binayak Sen Monday termed sedition laws in the country as "draconian" and said these are often misused to "suppress the voice ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh BJP launches offensive against Binayak Sen


May 16th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 16 (IANS) Chhattisgarh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has launched an offensive against rights activist and physician Binayak Sen after the Planning Commission made him a ... Read more...

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I am not a traitor: Binayak Sen


April 18th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 18 (IANS) Human rights activist Binayak Sen, who walked out of jail here Monday, said he was not a traitor and, following grant of bail by the ... Read more...

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Binayak cannot leave the country without permission


April 18th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 18 (IANS) Rights activist Binayak Sen, who walked out of jail here Monday after the Supreme Court granted him bail in a case of sedition and being a ... Read more...

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Very happy with Sen getting bail: Ram Jethmalani


April 15th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Activist and physician Binayak Sen's counsel Ram Jethmalani Friday said that while he is generally not much bothered with the victory or loss of a ... Read more...

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Supreme Court grants bail to Binayak Sen


April 15th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday granted bail to civil rights activist Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of sedition and for having ... Read more...

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Supreme Court adjourns Binayak Sen’s bail plea to April 15


April 11th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned civil right activist Binayak Sen's bail plea till Friday on request of the Chhattisgarh Government.A two-judge bench comprising Justices H S ... Read more...

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Supreme Court adjourns Binayak Sen’s bail plea till Friday


April 11th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday adjourned till Friday the bail plea of human rights activist Binayak Sen who has been sentenced to life imprisonment for ... Read more...

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SC to hear Binayak Sen’s bail plea on Monday


April 10th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 10 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the bail plea of civil rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen case: Apex Court issues notice to Chhattisgarh


March 11th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to the Chhattisgarh government on a petition by human rights activist Binayak Sen seeking bail after he was awarded ... Read more...

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Supreme Court to hear Binayak Sen’s bail plea


March 11th, 2011 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court will today hear the bail plea of civil rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of sedition ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh HC rejects Binayak Sen’s bail plea


February 10th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Feb 10 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh High Court on Thursday rejected the bail application of Human Rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a sessions court ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh high court dismisses Binayak Sen’s bail plea (Lead, Changing Dateline)


February 10th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bilaspur, Feb 10 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh High Court Thursday dismissed the bail application of human rights activist Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment for sedition and links with Maoists.A ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen’s bail plea rejected


February 10th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 10 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh High Court Thursday rejected the bail plea of rights activist Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment for sedition.Sen is at present lodged in ... Read more...

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Mahasweta Devi urges youth to support Binayak Sen


February 10th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 9 (IANS) Eminent writer and Magsaysay award winner Mahasweta Devi Wednesday urged the younger generation to join in the protest against the conviction of rights activist Binayak Sen."We need the ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen’s bail plea: High court reserves order (Lead)


February 9th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh), Feb 9 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh High Court Wednesday reserved its order on the bail plea of rights activist Binayak Sen even as the state government opposed it on the ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh Mukti Morcha calls for release of social activist Binayak Sen


January 31st, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Jan 31 (ANI): Activists of Chhattisgarh Mukti Morcha Labourer's Committee carried out a protest rally here demanding the release of Human Rights activist Binayak Sen who is convicted under sedition charges.Addressing ... Read more...

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Think why support is pouring in for Sen, asks Bengali poet


January 26th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 25 (IANS) Noted Bengali poet Sankha Ghosh, who was named for a Padma Bhushan, Tuesday said authorities should introspect over why sympathies were being showered on jailed rights activist Binayak ... Read more...

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Case against daughter-in-law unfair, says Binayak Sen’s mother


January 25th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 25 (IANS) Jailed rights activist Binayak Sen's mother Tuesday termed as "unfair" the police case against his wife Ilina for allegedly not informing the security forces about the participation of ... Read more...

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Next hearing on Binayak Sen’s bail plea Feb 9


January 25th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh), Jan 25 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh High Court heard the bail plea of rights activist Binayak Sen for the second consecutive day Tuesday and then fixed Feb 9 for the next ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh HC to hear Binayak Sen bail plea


January 24th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Jan 24 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh High Court today will hear a petition for the suspension of sentence and grant of bail of Human Rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen on Monday.Sen ... Read more...

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Government will be forced to release my son, says Binayak’s mother


January 21st, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 21 (IANS) Welcoming the active and vocal support of rights bodies for Binayak Sen's immediate release, his mother Friday exuded confidence that the collective demand of well-wishers will force the ... Read more...

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Book hails Binayak Sen as ‘reluctant hero’


January 8th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Although a court found rights activist doctor Binayak Sen guilty of sedition, he remains a god for his patients whose lives he changed, says Minnie Vaid, whose ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen unjustifiably prosecuted: Amartya Sen


January 8th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Eminent economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen Saturday said that rights activist Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life term for sedition over his alleged links ... Read more...

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High Court seeks records in Binayak Sen conviction


January 7th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bilaspur, Jan 7 (IANS) A division bench of the Chhattisgarh High Court Friday sought case records of a trial court that awarded life imprisonment to rights activist Binayak Sen and set Jan ... Read more...

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Kolkata doctors protest for Binayak Sen’s release


January 4th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 4 (IANS) Expressing anguish and dissent over the life imprisonment of rights activist Binayak Sen, city-based medical practitioners, professors and students Tuesday held a protest here and started a ... Read more...

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If Binayak convicted wrongly, it’ll be corrected legally: Chidambaram


January 4th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday said if rights activist Binayak Sen had been convicted wrongly for his Maoists links then it would be corrected through legal ... Read more...

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Hundreds protest in Bhopal against Binayak Sen’s conviction


January 1st, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 1 (IANS) Hundreds of people belonging to at least nine organisations held a rally here Saturday to protest against the life imprisonment verdict awarded to rights activist and doctor Binayak ... Read more...

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I can fight Binayak Sen’s case: Jethmalani


December 28th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Refusing to follow his party's line, eminent lawyer and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member Ram Jethmalani Tuesday said he can fight the case for convicted rights ... Read more...

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Smiling faces turn red after Sen verdict


December 24th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 24 (IANS) It was a huge gathering of right activists and mediapersons outside at the district and sessions court Friday here as judge B.P. Varma prepared to rule in a ... Read more...

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