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Delhi Riots: Congress' Salman Khurshid named in chargesheet

New Delhi/IBNS: Former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid has been named in the chargesheet filed by Delhi Police in the case related to riots which took place in the national capital earlier this year, media reports said.

No coercive action against Facebook: Delhi assembly committee tells SC

New Delhi/IBNS: The Delhi assembly's peace and harmony committee on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it has no intention of taking a coercive action against Facebook's top executive in India as the social media giant is rattled by accusations of being biased towards hate speeches during the riots in the national capital earlier this year.

Delhi Riots: Police name 15 people in 17,000-page charge sheet

New Delhi/IBNS: Delhi Police has named 15 people in a vast charge sheet filed in connection with the bloody riots that ravaged northeast Delhi in the last week of February this year, said media reports.

Hate speech row: Delhi assembly committee to give final warning to Facebook for skipping hearing

New Delhi/IBNS: A Delhi assembly committee will give its final warning to Facebook which has skipped the hearing over the controversy related to the hate speeches that had dominated the social networking site during the riots in the national capital in February 2020.

Delhi Police gets 10-day custody of Umar Khalid in Delhi riots case; actors, academicians, activists express solidarity

Delhi/IBNS: Delhi Police Monday was granted 10-day custody of student activist Umar Khalid by the Karkardooma district court via video conferencing, after arresting him under the anti-terror law Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) late Sunday night in connection to a case of conspiracy behind the riots that ravaged north east Delhi for three days in February last.

Delhi Police seeks 10 days custody for Umar Khalid

Delhi/IBNS: The Delhi Police today produced former JNU student and activist Umar Khalid before the Karkardooma district court via video conferencing and sought his custody for 10 days, after arresting him under the anti-terror law Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) late Sunday night in connection to a case of conspiracy behind the riots that ravaged north east Delhi for three days in February last.

Former JNU student Umar Khalid arrested in connection with north east Delhi riots

Delhi/IBNS: Former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid has been arrested by the Delhi Police's special cell in connection with a case related to north east Delhi riots that broke out in February this year.

Several authors threaten to boycott Bloomsbury India after it decides to withdraw book on Delhi riots

New Delhi: Bloomsbury India has triggered a controversy after it announced it would not publish 'Delhi Riots 2020: The Untold Story', earning criticisms of several authors who now said they will boycott the publication house.

Pregnant Delhi riot-accused Safoora Zargar gets bail after govt agrees on 'humanitarian grounds'

New Delhi/IBNS: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday granted bail to student activist Safoora Zargar who is accused of conspiring a riot in the national capital in Feb 2020, media reports said.

Delhi cabinet approves Rs 1 cr compensation to Ankit Sharma's family

New Delhi/IBNS: The Delhi Cabinet Monday approved a compensation of Rs 1 crore for the kin of Ankit Sharma, the Intelligence Bureau(IB) official who was brutally murdered during the north-east Delhi riots in February.

Pakistan used nearly 200 Twitter handles to trigger discontent during Delhi riots: Dossier

Islamabad/IBNS: Pakistan allegedly used nearly 200 Twitter handles to provoke Indian Muslims and trigger discontent against the police during the recent violence in Delhi, as per an official dossier compiled by Indian security agencies.

Pakistan used nearly 200 Twitter handles to trigger discontent during Delhi riots: Dossier

Islamabad/IBNS: Pakistan allegedly used nearly 200 Twitter handles to provoke Indian Muslims and trigger discontent against the police during the recent violence in Delhi, as per an official dossier compiled by Indian security agencies.

India says no decision yet on complaint seeking deportation of Wall Street Journal journalist Eric Bellman for misreporting Delhi riots

New Delhi/IBNS: No decision has been taken on the complaint seeking immediate deportation of Eric Bellman, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ)  Deputy Bureau Chief, South Asia, for his alleged "anti-India" act by carrying a report in which the killing of an Intelligence Bureau official was blamed on Hindu rioters based on his brother's quotes that the latter disowned.

Holi celebration: Delhi Police chief visits violence-hit Northeast Delhi, exchange sweets

New Delhi/UNI: On the festival of Holi on Tuesday, Delhi Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava visited violence-hit northeast district of the National Capital, met members of "Aman" committee and other people and extended greetings.

Centre's ban imposed on Malayalam news channels for covering Delhi riots lifted

New Delhi/UNI: The Central government on Saturday lifted the 48-hour ban imposed on Friday on two Malayalam news channels for reportage that could "enhance communal disharmony" across the country, sources said.