Sunday, December 3, 2023

Topic: The Wire

PM Modi ‘derives pleasure’ out of that: Naseeruddin Shah on genocidal calls against Muslims

Responding to the recent genocidal calls by Hindu monks and Hindutva leaders against Muslims, Actor Naseeruddin Shah has said that "it is starting from the very top where Aurangzeb is being invoked."

Report finds old number of former SC judge Justice Arun Mishra on Pegasus list

In a new revelation on Pegasus spyware, The Wire confirms the old number of former Supreme Court judge and sitting National Human Rights Commission...

Rahul Gandhi among potential targets of Pegasus; phone leaked ahead of 2019 polls: Report

Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, was twice selected as a potential surveillance target in leaked phone number data, making him one of dozens of Indian politicians, journalists, activists and government critics whose numbers were identified as possible targets for the Israeli company’s government clients, according to an investigation into a massive data leak.

UP Police FIR against Twitter, journalists and Congress leaders for tweets on Ghaziabad Muslim man’s assault

Ghaziabad Police in Uttar Pradesh has registered a case against Twitter, Congress leaders Dr Shama Mohammed, Salman Nizami, and Maskoor Usmani, journalists Mohammed Zubair, Rana Ayyub and media outlet The Wire and writer Saba Naqvi over tweets in connection with the assault of an elderly Muslin man.

‘I need your support’, Writes Anand Teltumbde

I, an IIM-A alumnus, IIT Professor, executive director of BPCL, Ex-MD & CEO of Petronet India, senior professor and chair, Big Data Analytics in Goa Institute of Management, author of 26 books, columnist in the Economic and Political Weekly, writer of innumerable articles, a noted scholar of caste-class and public policy issues, leading public intellectual and democratic and educational rights activist face imminent threat of arrest as an ‘Urban Maoist’ in the vilest post-independence plot by the state.