India: activist arrested over protest ‘toolkit’ shared by Greta Thunberg

Disha Ravi charged with sedition, accused editing document on how to support India’s farmers that was tweeted by Swedish climate activist

Indian police have arrested a woman accused of editing and circulating a document tweeted by climate activist Greta Thunberg that authorities say is anti-government.

Swedish climate activist Thunberg tweeted her backing this month for the farmers, who have been demonstrating since December against agricultural reforms they say will harm their livelihood but benefit large corporations. She shared a document which she said was a toolkit to create and spread awareness about the farmers’ complaints.

Continue reading…

WashingtonPost_bigger

India and Pakistan announce cease-fire for first time in nearly 20 years

TheGuardian_bigger

Lady Gaga’s bulldogs returned unharmed after kidnapping

NYT_bigger

F.B.I. Said to Have Singled Out Suspect in Brian Sicknick’s Death

TheTelegraph_bigger

Coronavirus latest news: Second World War-era plane in flypast for Captain Sir Tom Moore’s funeral

WashingtonPost_bigger

India and Pakistan announce cease-fire for first time in nearly 20 years

TheGuardian_bigger

Lady Gaga’s bulldogs returned unharmed after kidnapping

NYT_bigger

F.B.I. Said to Have Singled Out Suspect in Brian Sicknick’s Death

TheTelegraph_bigger

Coronavirus latest news: Second World War-era plane in flypast for Captain Sir Tom Moore’s funeral

SCMP_bigger

Chinese cinema ticket sales hit record US$1.7 billion in February

WashingtonPost_bigger

Blinken chooses Canada and Mexico for first ‘virtual trip’ abroad

TheGuardian_bigger

Global stock markets drop as inflation fears prompt sell-off