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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.

'Revoke FIR against Tablighi Jamaat Chief', demands JNU student group

New Delhi/ IBNS: A group called Muslim Students of JNU(MSJ) has allegedly declared its support for Tablighi Jamat Chief Maulana Saad Kandhlawi and sought revocation of FIR against him and others, said a media report.

Delhi government no less ill-informed than Centre in understanding of sedition law, says P Chidambaram

New Delhi/UNI/IBNS: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday slammed the Delhi government for its sanction to prosecute former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others in connection with a sedition case, saying the Kejriwal Government is no less ill-informed than the central government in its understanding of sedition law.

Delhi govt gives prosecution sanction to try Kanhaiya Kumar and others in 2016 sedition case

New Delhi/IBNS: The Delhi government has finally given its nod to prosecute former Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and others in a 2016 sedition case, media reports said.

JNU sedition case: Delhi Govt asked to file status report

New Delhi/UNI: Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Purushottam Pathak on Wednesday directed Delhi Government to file a status report regarding the sanction to prosecute former president of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union Kanhaiya Kumar and others allegedly involved in a sedition case.

JNU student Sharjeel Imam, who gave call to sever Assam from India, arrested

Patna/IBNS: Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Sharjeel Ahmed, who earlier gave a call to sever Assam from India during anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protests, was on Tuesday arrested in Bihar over sedition charges, media reports said.

Delhi Police name masked 'ABVP' woman member caught on JNU violence video

New Delhi/IBNS: Ten days after the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) violence, the Delhi Police on Wednesday identified and named the masked woman who was caught in a video threatening the students inside the Sabarmati Hostel, media reports said.

Appeal everyone to maintain peace, brotherhood: Ajay Devgn tweets on JNU violence 

Mumbai/IBNS: Reacting to the recent violence that hit Delhi' Jawaharlal Nehru University, actor Ajay Devgn on Friday urged people to maintain 'peace and brotherhood'.

Three professors of JNU files PIL in Delhi HC seeking direction to preserve data, CCTV footage, evidence related to Jan 5 violence 

New Delhi/UNI:  Three Professors of the Jawaharlal Nehru University on Thursday filed a PIL in Delhi High Court seeking directions to preserve data, CCTV footage and other evidence related to the violence of January 5 in the campus.

Deepika Padukone made her support to Congress known in 2011: Smriti Irani over actress' JNU visit

New Delhi/IBNS: Becoming the first major Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader to hit out at Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone for her visit to violence-marred Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday said the actress made her political affiliation and her support to Congress known in 2011.

JNU students refuse to stop march towards Rashtrapati Bhavan, clash with police

New Delhi/IBNS: Refusing to stop their march towards the Rashtrapati Bhavan, the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students clashed with Delhi police at Shastri Bhavan here on Thursday, media reports said.

Delhi Police did not stop JNU violence on Centre's direction: Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi/IBNS: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has blamed the Centre for the police inaction during the violence at Jawaharlal Nehru University on January 5 last, an India Today report said.

Several opposition leaders join JNUSU protest march against violent attack on JNU campus

New Delhi/IBNS: Left leaders Sitaram Yechury, Brinda Karat and D Raja, Loktantrik Janata Dal leader Sharad Yadav and Congress leader Mukul Wasnik joined the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union’s(JNUSU) protest march against the violent attack on the JNU campus to the Ministry of Human Resource Development. The protesters are also demanding the removal of Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar.

Anyone can express their opinion: Javadekar says on Deepika Padukone's JNU visit

New Delhi/IBNS: Reacting to Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone's decision to visit violence-hit Jawaharlal Nehru University, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said anyone can go anywhere and express their opinion.