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Delhi riots: Tahir Hussain sent to four-day police custody; suspended AAP councillor is accused in Ankit Sharma's killing
India

Delhi riots: Tahir Hussain sent to four-day police custody; suspended AAP councillor is accused in Ankit Sharma's killing

Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Pawan Singh Rajawat sent Hussain for interrogation after police sought his custody for five days

Tahir Hussain didn't need rescuing during Delhi riots, says police; cops on lookout for ex-AAP MLA in connection with IB officer's death
India

Tahir Hussain didn't need rescuing during Delhi riots, says police; cops on lookout for ex-AAP MLA in connection with IB officer's death

Hours after Additional Commissioner of Police Ajit Kumar Singla claimed that expelled AAP leader Tahir Hussain was rescued as mobs wreaked havoc in northeast Delhi, Delhi Police PRO MS Randhawa said that the former MLA did not need to be rescued

Arvind Kejriwal announces compensation of Rs 1 crore for IB staffer Ankit Sharma’s kin, Twitter users call move 'selective'
India

Arvind Kejriwal announces compensation of Rs 1 crore for IB staffer Ankit Sharma’s kin, Twitter users call move 'selective'

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced a compensation of Rs 1 crore for the family of Intelligence Bureau (IB) staffer Ankit Sharma, who lost his life in the northeast Delhi violence last week. However, the move was criticised by journalists and other Twitter users as a "populist and selective" measure.

AAP sacks Tahir Hussain; BJP stays mum on Kapil Mishra: Political parties should ensure tainted leaders face consequences
Politics

AAP sacks Tahir Hussain; BJP stays mum on Kapil Mishra: Political parties should ensure tainted leaders face consequences

In the aftermath of the Delhi riots, the AAP has suspended its municipal councillor Tahir Hussain from primary membership of the party.

'Wrong to target me': AAP councillor Tahir Hussain denies involvement in killing of IB staffer Ankit Sharma amid Delhi violence
India

'Wrong to target me': AAP councillor Tahir Hussain denies involvement in killing of IB staffer Ankit Sharma amid Delhi violence

AAP councillor Tahir Hussain on Thursday denied that he was involved in the riots or in the killing of an Intelligence Bureau (IB) staffer whose family accused him of being behind the murder.

Delhi violence: IB staffer Ankit Sharma found dead in Chand Bagh; 26-year-old's body was recovered in drain
India

Delhi violence: IB staffer Ankit Sharma found dead in Chand Bagh; 26-year-old's body was recovered in drain

Ankit Sharma, one of the 22 killed in the communal violence over the citizenship amendment law in Delhi, is survived by his parents, brother and sister.

Sreeshankar Murali shatters national long jump record, claims season's U-20 best in world
Sports

Sreeshankar Murali shatters national long jump record, claims season's U-20 best in world

Sreeshankar Murali bettered the earlier national record of 8.19m which was in the name of Ankit Sharma made in Almaty in 2016. He came up with 8.20m in his fifth and penultimate jump.

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mumbai, Andhra post easy wins to qualify from their group for the knockouts
First Cricket News

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mumbai, Andhra post easy wins to qualify from their group for the knockouts

While Andhra trounced Gujarat by nine wickets to notch up its fifth straight victory, Mumbai won its fourth game to make sure of advancing.

Rio Olympics 2016 men's athletics: Renjith Maheswary, Ankit Sharma give India hope
Sports

Rio Olympics 2016 men's athletics: Renjith Maheswary, Ankit Sharma give India hope

Renjith Maheswary, Ankit Sharma's success will depend on how the training programme has been and whether the athletics team had been prepared to peak in Rio

Road to Rio: Will Ankit Sharma, ignored at Asiad, find redemption at Olympics?
Sports

Road to Rio: Will Ankit Sharma, ignored at Asiad, find redemption at Olympics?

The current Indian national record holder in long jump, Ankit Sharma, will be competing in the Men's Long Jump event in Rio.

Rio 2016: Mohammad Anas, Ankit Sharma and Srabani Nanda qualify for Rio Olympics
Sports

Rio 2016: Mohammad Anas, Ankit Sharma and Srabani Nanda qualify for Rio Olympics

Mohammad Anas and Ankit Sharma booked their Olympics tickets with national record shattering efforts while 200m specialist Srabani Nanda also qualified.

Dutee Chand wins 100m gold in Taiwan, but falls short of Olympic qualification mark
Sports

Dutee Chand wins 100m gold in Taiwan, but falls short of Olympic qualification mark

Left to compete within an hour of reaching the venue from China, sprinter Dutee Chand won the gold in women's 100m sprint event in the Taiwan Open Athletics Championships but missed out on the Olympic qualification mark.