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Facebook India moves SC against Delhi Assembly Panel's notice

New Delhi/IBNS: Facebook India Vice President Ajit Mohan has moved the Supreme Court against a notice from the Delhi Assembly's "Peace and Harmony" Committee over the social media platform's alleged involvement in the violence that struck the national capital in February.

Culprits will be punished regardless of their religion or political affiliations: Amit Shah on Delhi violence

New Delhi/IBNS: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday reiterated that scientific methods will be used to identify the culprits of Delhi violence and assured that the perpetrators of riots will be punished regardless of their political affiliations or religion.

Delhi Police confined riots to 4 pct of city, ended it in 36 hrs: Amit Shah

New Delhi/IBNS: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday lauded the Delhi Police for confining the Delhi violence to 4 percent of the city's area and ending the same in 36 hours.

Congress demands Home Minister Amit Shah's resignation for 'failing' to contain Delhi violence

New Delhi/UNI: Congress on Wednesday said the government was unable to contain Delhi violence in time and demanded resignation of Home Minister Amit Shah for his 'overall failure' to bring peace in the national capital.

Delhi riot to be discussed in Lok Sabha today, HM Amit Shah likely to reply

New Delhi/IBNS: After the government faced heat from the Opposition, the Lok Sabha will on Wednesday debate the deadly Delhi violence with a likely reply coming from Union Home Minister Amit Shah later in the evening, media reports.

India 'slid rapidly' from development model to strife-hit state in economic despair: Manmohan Singh

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid massive unrest and economic slowdown in the country, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said the current situation is grim and that India has 'slid rapidly from being a model of economic development to a strife-ridden majoritarian state in economic despair.'

Delhi High Court to hear pleas on Delhi riot, hate speeches today

New Delhi/IBNS: After a Supreme Court rap, the Delhi High Court will on Friday hear the pleas related to the deadly Delhi violence and the hate speeches by several Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders.

Delhi violence: Iran's leader Ayatollah Khamenei warns India of 'isolation' from Islamic world

Tehran/IBNS: Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday warned that India will be 'isolated' from the Islamic world over the recent violence in Delhi.

Death toll in Delhi violence mounts to 53

New Delhi/IBNS: The death toll in the last week's northeast Delhi violence climbed up to 53.

7 Congress MPs suspended for rest of Budget session for unruly behaviour

New Delhi/IBNS: Seven Congress MPs were on Thursday suspended for the rest of the Budget session due to their unruly behaviour over the demand to discuss the deadly Delhi violence in Parliament, media reports said.

Delhi violence: Expelled AAP councillor Tahir Hussain arrested

New Delhi/IBNS: Expelled Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Md. Tahir Hussain was on Thursday arrested in connection with the murder of Intelligence Bureau (IB) officer Ankit Sharma during the deadly Delhi violence, media reports said.

Delhi violence: Suspended AAP councillor Tahir Hussain set to surrender before court

New Delhi/IBNS: Suspended Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) councillor Md. Tahir Hussain, who has been alleged to have played a role in the deadly Delhi violence, has filed a plea to surrender before the court, media reports said.

Delhi violence: New video shows police were attacked, pelted with stones

New Delhi/IBNS: At a time the Delhi Police are heavily criticised for their role in the violence at the national capital, a new video which has emerged showed how the cops were brutally attacked and beaten by the anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) protesters, media reports said.

Rahul Gandhi leads Cong delegation to riot-hit areas

New Delhi/UNI:  Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi is on Wednesday leading a delegation of the Congress to riot-hit areas in north-east Delhi, where 48 people have been killed and more than 200 injured.

SC asks Delhi HC to hear pleas on Delhi violence, hate speeches on Friday

New Delhi/IBNS: In a setback for the Centre which had sought more time, the Supreme Court has asked the Delhi High Court to hear on Friday the pleas related to the deadly Delhi violence and the hate speeches made by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, media reports said.