India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 16, 2012
Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who was arrested on sedition charges, today said he would continue to draw cartoons that raise issues like corruption, as people in large numbers thronged the railway station in Kanpur to receive him.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday September 12, 2012
Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who was arrested over the weekend, has been granted bail by the Bombay High Court. He is currently at the Arthur Road jail in Mumbai and is expected to come out at around 3 pm today.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday September 11, 2012
Sedition charges against jailed cartoonist Aseem Trivedi will be dropped, say sources. He will now be charged with showing disrespect towards the national emblem. The Maharashtra government has sought legal opinion on the matter.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday September 11, 2012
Cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who is lodged at Mumbai's Arthur Jail on charges of sedition, is allowed a maximum five visitors at a time as an undertrial. Among those the 25-year-old is likely to meet today is anti-corruption activist Arvid Kejriwal, who will visit him around 11 this morning.
People | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday September 11, 2012
Mr Trivedi shot into national prominence when charged with sedition and arrested by Mumbai police over the weekend, after a city lawyer filed a complaint against him in December 2011. He has been charged under the sedition law, for sending offensive messages under the Information Technology Act and under the law for Prevention of Insults to Nationa...
India News | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Wednesday September 12, 2012
There is widespread outrage over the arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who was arrested on Saturday on charges of sedition.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday September 10, 2012
The arrest of cartoonist Aseem Trivedi on charges of sedition have triggered widespread condemnation from media and anti-graft activists, who have described this as evidence of a lack of respect for freedom of expression.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday September 10, 2012
A Kanpur-based cartoonist, Aseem Trivedi, was remanded to police custody till September 16 by a Mumbai court on Sunday for allegedly posting seditious content on his website. His website has also been blocked.
India News | Reported by Rashmi Rajput; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Sunday September 9, 2012
Kanpur-based cartoonist Aseem Trivedi has been remanded to police custody till September 16 by a Mumbai court for allegedly posting seditious content on his website. The police had arrested Mr Trivedi on Saturday on the basis of a private complaint filed in December last year.