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Archive of entries posted on June 2008

Bullet can’t be tackled with bullet: Sandeep Pandey (Interview)

Thaindian News, June 27th, 2008 By Sujeet Kumar Raipur, June 27 (IANS) Slamming the government-backed Salwa Judum civil militia movement against Maoists in Chhattisgarh, social activist and Magsaysay award winner Sandeep Pandey says “the bullet can never be tackled with the bullet”. “Violence is not the reply to violence. The Maoist problem was a product [...]

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Wife of imprisoned Dr. seeks support of world community

newindiaengland.com, 25 June 2008 By JULIE MASIS The wife of doctor Binayak Sen, who has been held in an Indian prison for more than a year, told about 40 people at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that her husband still needs the support of the international community. Ilina Sen spoke at the Massachusetts Institute of [...]

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NRIs Fast to Demand Release of Dr Binayak Sen

News Blaze, 24 June 2008 By Bobby Ramakant Many concerned Indians in the USA, UK, Canada, UK, Australia, Thailand and other countries are fasting from 16 – 25 June 2008 along with hundreds of activists in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, demanding the annulment of the Chhattisgarh Special Public Security Act (CSPSA) 2005, and the Unlawful Activities Prevention [...]

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GROUP FAST ENTERS 6th Day

PEOPLE’S UNION FOR CIVIL LIBERTIES–CHHATTISGARH Post Box No. 87, Main Post Office, Raipur – 492001: Chhattisgarh: India E-mail: pucl.cg@gmail.com GROUP FAST ENTERS 6th Day AGAINST THE BLACK LAWS & FOR RELEASE OF Dr. BINAYAK SEN, AJAY TG & Ors “State Government Demonstrates TOTAL INDIFFERENCE & APATHY TOWARDS DEMOCRATIC & PECEFUL PROTEST” – Dr. Sandeep Pandey [...]

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10-day fast for Binayak Sen in vain

Merinews Chattisgarh’s BJP government demonstrated its indifference towards human rights activists in the state, who were protesting peacefully through fasting. They were expressing concern at the growing ruthless character of the state.. Narendra Ch THE CHHATTISGARH government remains indifferent towards the 10-day group fast started by social activist, Dr Sandeep Pandey, at Raipur, the state [...]

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