Recently, the Odisha assembly had moved a motion to excuse Abhijit Iyer Mithra for making derogatory comments against the state.
On Friday night, Abhijit Iyer-Mitra's health deteriorated and he had to be admitted to hospital.
On October 24, the Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Police arrested him in connection with a criminal case filed for his tweets in 2017
When we become selective with free speech, we give the State a direct pathway to suppress our rights
Wake up and smell the coffee. Today it is Abhijit Iyer, tomorrow it could be you and I
Denying him bail and 14 days judicial custody for mere sarcastic tweets hints of state excess on a private citizen
Another contempt case? Prashant Bhushan targets CJI Bobde again, links his home visit during holidays with Madhya Pradesh MLA disqualification case
CJI is eligible for state arranged transport during visits to states, but Prashant Bhushan alleged CJI Bobde of taking favors from MP govt
Shahabuddin was a powerful ‘pawn’ under Lalu-led government in Bihar: Read how he dominated Siwan during the jungle raj
Shahabuddin was fearless because of the backing he got from Lalu Yadav, and in return, he made sure Lalu got votes in the elections
Maharashtra: Uddhav Thackeray government blocks CBI from investigating cases in the state, withdraws general consent
The Maharashtra government on Wednesday passed an order withdrawing its consent for the CBI to probe cases in the state
Punjab’s new Agriculture Laws are hogwash meant to fool gullible farmers, violates the constitution: Read how
The Essential Commodities Act passed by the Punjab govt contravenes the constitution, adds opacity and infringes on the centre
Two Muslim women were stabbed repeatedly under the Eiffel Tower on Sunday night by two white women who called them "dirty Arabs".
UK: 37-year-old paedophile named Rehan Baig jailed for raping chickens to death while his wife filmed it
Rhan Baig's wife had also joined him in the videos and at one point he alternated between having sex with his wife and the chickens.
‘Comedian’ Agrima Joshua, who calls herself ‘feminist’, passes offensive sexual comments against woman due to political differences
Agrima Joshua had earlier found herself in a controversy after insulting the Shivaji Maharaj memorial during a performance.
Caught on camera: NCP’s Nawab Malik ‘predicts’ Arnab will commit suicide as he will be ‘trapped’ in TRP case
Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik insists that though the BARC letter clears Republic TV's name, the police investigation 'will find evidence' against Arnab.
Pakistan in ‘civil war’ mode after Sindh Police and Army clash after police chief was kidnapped. Read details
A civil war is brewing in Pakistan after deadly clashes broke out between Sindh police and Pakistani army over the illegal detention of Sindh police chief.
Remember Sheena Bora case? Param Bir Singh was the IG of Konkan range, the site where her body was dumped
Param Bir Singh knew that Sheena Bora was missing. He had asked Rahul Mukerjea to file a 'missing persons' report. Sheena, however, was never reported as 'missing'.