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Binayak Sen to be released today


April 18th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Apr 18 (ANI): Civil rights activist Binayak Sen, who was sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of sedition by a Raipur court on December 24, is likely to be released today.The ... 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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Timeline of Binayak Sen case


April 15th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The following is the timeline of the Binayak Sen case:May 14, 2007: Binayak Sen arrested in Bilaspur on charges of carrying messages between Piyush Guha, ... 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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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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Supreme Court issues notice to Chhattisgarh Govt. on Sen bail plea


March 11th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Chhattisgarh Government on the bail plea of civil rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced ... 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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Binayak Sen case - A timeline


February 10th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Feb 10 (IANS) The following is the timeline of the Binayak Sen case:May 14, 2007: Binayak Sen arrested in Bilaspur on charges of carrying messages between Piyush Guha, a ... 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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Chhattisgarh HC permits EU team to witness proceedings on Sen’s appeal


January 24th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur, Jan 24 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh High Court on Monday permitted a delegation of European Union observers to witness proceedings on Human Rights activist Dr. Binayak Sen's appeal against his life ... 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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My faith in judiciary shattered, says Binayak Sen’s wife


January 4th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 4 (ANI): Slamming the judgment of a Raipur Additional Sessions and District Court, which sentenced human rights activist Binayak Sen to life imprisonment on grounds of sedition and entering ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen case timeline


December 24th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) The following is the timeline of the prosecution of Binayak Sen, a doctor and human rights activist convicted for sedition and conspiracy by a Chhattisgarh court and ... Read more...

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Raipur court holds academic Sen guilty of waging war against state


December 24th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Raipur (Chhattisgarh), Dec. 24 (ANI): A Raipur Sessions Court on Friday held Dr Binayak Sen and three other people guilty of treason and waging war against the state.He has also been ... Read more...

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Jonathan Mann Awardee Binayak Sen released on bail today


May 25th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantBail was granted to the paediatrician Dr Binayak Sen who was jailed in Raipur prison since more than two years now, on alleged false charges of abetting maoist activities in ... Read more...

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Justice where art thou?


May 14th, 2009 - 1:37 am ICT by admin
By Bobby RamakantTwo years of Dr Binayak Sen's imprisonmentJonathan Mann awardee (2008) Dr Binayak Sen, who is a well-known paediatrician and human rights defender, will complete two years on 14 May 2009 ... Read more...

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Binayak Sen’s supporters on 10-day fast for his release


June 17th, 2008 - 8:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Supporters of Binayak Sen, a rights campaigner and doctor jailed in Raipur for allegedly helping Maoists, went on a 10-day hunger strike from Monday in five countries ... Read more...

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Activists to fast demanding release of Binayak Sen


June 2nd, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Hundreds of human rights activists will begin a ten-day fast from June 16 demanding the immediate release of public health expert and activist Dr. Binayak Sen, a ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh security act challenged in Supreme Court


May 17th, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, May 17 (IANS) The People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL), a human rights organisation, has filed a petition in the Supreme Court challenging the validity of the Chhattisgarh Special Public Security ... Read more...

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PUCL demands release of social activist Binayak Sen


May 13th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): The People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) today called for the immediate release of social worker Dr. Binayak Sen, and appealed to the Central Government to ... Read more...

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Activists launch fresh campaign for Binayak Sen


May 13th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, May 13 (IANS) After Nobel laureates appealed to the Indian government for release of physician Binayak Sen, rights activists have announced that they will hold a protest rally here Wednesday against ... Read more...

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Trial begins against rights activist Binayak Sen


May 1st, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, May 1 (IANS) A court here has begun a four-day trial of physician and rights activist Binayak Sen, who has been charged by police on several counts, including conspiracy and treason. ... Read more...

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Right activists seek fair trial for Binayak Sen


April 22nd, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, April 22 (IANS) With jailed physician Binayak Sen bagging the prestigious Jonathan Mann Award for Global Health and Human Rights by the US-based Global Health Council, human rights activists have sought ... Read more...

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Jailed doctor-activist Binayak Sen gets US-based award


April 22nd, 2008 - 5:09 pm ICT by admin
Vellore (Tamil Nadu), April 22 (IANS) Indian physician and rights activist Binayak Sen - who is behind bars in Chhattisgarh for alleged links with Maoists - has been awarded the prestigious Jonathan ... Read more...

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