CAA Protests

Anti-CAA stir: UoH students ask police to revoke FIR

Earlier this week, the students were sent notices which asked them to appear before the police on October 6 for further investigation.

published on : 17th October 2020

'Shaheen Bagh cannot be occupied indefinitely': Residents hail, activists decry SC order

Protesters, mostly women, had staged a sit-in protest that lasted for over 100 days at Shaheen Bagh against the Citizenship Amendment Act.

published on : 8th October 2020

Brinda Karat moves HC against trial court order refusing FIR against Thakur, Verma for hate speech

CPI (M) leaders Brinda Karat and KM Tewari had filed the complaint before the trial court seeking a direction to the Parliament Street Police Station to register an FIR against Thakur and Verma.

published on : 7th October 2020

'Dissent and democracy must go hand in hand': SC rules public spaces like Shaheen Bagh cannot be occupied indefinitely

There cannot be ban on public meetings but they have to be in designated areas. Right to commute should not be indefinitely curtailed, the bench ruled.

published on : 7th October 2020

Delhi riots case: Two get bail as co-accused yet to be identified

Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav granted the relief to Javed and Gulfam on furnishing a bail bond of Rs 20,000 with one surety of like amount each.

published on : 30th September 2020

Release young protesters, don’t play with their future: Shaheen Bagh's 'dadi' Bilkis Bano tells Centre

Bano was speaking at a felicitation ceremony organised by Saheli, People’s Union for Civil Liberties, National Federation of Indian Women and others for her achievement.

published on : 30th September 2020

Delhi riots: Locals were against violence, police claim in chargesheet

The conspiracy alleged by the police has formed the core of its investigation into the riots. According to the charge sheet, the conspiracy was centred around three WhatsApp groups.

published on : 26th September 2020

Delhi riots chargesheet names Salman Khurshid, Brinda Karat for giving 'provocative speeches'

Police have referted to ex-Congress Councillor Ishrat Jahan and a protected witness in a case related to the north east Delhi riots and said that they told about the speeches in disclosure statement.

published on : 23rd September 2020

Delhi riots: Death of Head Constable Ratan Lal among casuaities police suffered

During the peak of the riots, about 78,000 additional police forces were deployed to restore and maintain peace in the area, the chargesheet mentioned.

published on : 23rd September 2020

Shaheen Bagh's 82-year-old 'dadi' Bilkis makes it to TIME Magazine's list of 100 influential people

The list also features Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana, CEO of Alphabet Sundar Pichai and clinical microbiology professor Ravindra Gupta. 

published on : 23rd September 2020

CAA protests: Supreme Court grants bail to 21 accused in Mangaluru violence

The state government had challenged the bail in the SC. However, the apex court said, “the observation cannot be treated as final finding of the fact”.

published on : 9th September 2020

Terror links: Kashmiri couple among five charged by NIA

Filing the charge sheet in a Special NIA Court in Delhi, the agency named a Kashmiri couple — Jahanzaib Sami, 36, and Hina Bashir Beigh, 39.

published on : 3rd September 2020

Allahabad High Court orders release of Dr Kafeel Khan, revokes NSA charges

The Uttar Pradesh government had earlier extended his detention by three months till November 13.

published on : 1st September 2020

SC to hear after two weeks plea of Sharjeel Imam for clubbing of FIRs against him

On June 19, the top court had said it cannot pass any interim orders without seeing the replies of all the five states where FIRs were lodged against Imam.

published on : 26th August 2020

Delhi Police files charge sheet against former JNU scholar Sharjeel Imam in sedition case

The charge sheet was filed in the Patiala House Court. The court will now hear the matter on July 27, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Crime, Rajesh Deo said.

published on : 26th August 2020
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