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Bhim Army’s Chandrashekhar Azad, Get Us PPE founder feature in Time magazine’s top 100 emerging leaders
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Bhim Army’s Chandrashekhar Azad, Get Us PPE founder feature in Time magazine’s top 100 emerging leaders

Five Indian-origin persons, including Twitter's top lawyer Vijaya Gadde and UK's finance minister Rishi Sunak, also featured on the list

Delhi court grants bail to anti-CAA Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita, asks JNU student to deposit passport
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Delhi court grants bail to anti-CAA Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita, asks JNU student to deposit passport

This was the third case in which Kalita was arrested on Sunday and sent to police custody for three days.

Chandra Shekhar Azad launches political outfit Azad Samaj Party; party to contest 2022 UP Assembly polls
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Chandra Shekhar Azad launches political outfit Azad Samaj Party; party to contest 2022 UP Assembly polls

Azad said the Bhim Army will run parallel to the party and continue to fight for Dalit rights and enrol new members.

Deep mistrust in Muslims, fear of violence, mixed signals from the government keep Dalits away from anti-CAA protests
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Deep mistrust in Muslims, fear of violence, mixed signals from the government keep Dalits away from anti-CAA protests

Keeping the condition on the ground in mind, it is only natural that the sudden appeal from the Muslim community to the Dalits to join the protests have had little or no impact on them.

Bhim Army files petition in Bombay HC seeking permission for Chandra Shekar Aazad's rally in Nagpur’s Reshimbagh on 22 Feb
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Bhim Army files petition in Bombay HC seeking permission for Chandra Shekar Aazad's rally in Nagpur’s Reshimbagh on 22 Feb

The Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court on Tuesday issued notices to the Maharashtra government and the Nagpur police commissioner on a petition filed by a Bhim Army functionary over permission to hold a rally in Reshimbaug area on 22 February.

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad detained in Hyderabad ahead of anti-CAA protest; police says no permission for event
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Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad detained in Hyderabad ahead of anti-CAA protest; police says no permission for event

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad was on 26 January detained in Hyderabad while he was on his way to take part in an anti-CAA-NRC event.

'In next 10 days, 5,000 Shaheen Baghs will come up across nation': Chandrashekhar Azad extends support to women protesting against CAA, NRC
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'In next 10 days, 5,000 Shaheen Baghs will come up across nation': Chandrashekhar Azad extends support to women protesting against CAA, NRC

Chandrashekhar Azad's visit to Shaheen Bagh comes a day after a Delhi court modified the conditions imposed on him while granting him bail. He was arrested in December, 2029, for giving 'inflammatory speeches' during an anti-CAA protest at Jama Masjid in Delhi.

Tis Hazari court allows Chandra Shekhar Azad to visit Delhi for Assembly polls; Bhim Army chief must mark presence with DCP Crime
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Tis Hazari court allows Chandra Shekhar Azad to visit Delhi for Assembly polls; Bhim Army chief must mark presence with DCP Crime

A Delhi court on Tuesday agreed to modify the conditions of bail granted to Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Azad, who was accused of inciting people during an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest at Jama Masjid and the Daryaganj area of the National Capital in December 2019.

Delhi Court asks police to verify if Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad has office in National Capital, asks cops to submit report by 21 Jan
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Delhi Court asks police to verify if Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad has office in National Capital, asks cops to submit report by 21 Jan

A court in Delhi on Saturday asked the Delhi Police to verify if Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad, who has been accused of inciting people during an anti-CAA protest at Jama Masjid here on 20 December, has an office in Delhi where he holds weekly meetings

Amid anti-CAA protests, Delhi L-G extends police's detention powers under NSA; law allows cops to hold a person for 12 months sans trial
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Amid anti-CAA protests, Delhi L-G extends police's detention powers under NSA; law allows cops to hold a person for 12 months sans trial

The Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal has extended the Delhi Police's detention powers under the National Security Act, 1980, for a three-month period between 19 January and 18 April, The Leaflet reported

'Will continue protest against CAA till repealed': Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad visits Jama Masjid after getting bail
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'Will continue protest against CAA till repealed': Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad visits Jama Masjid after getting bail

Granting bail to Azad, the court also restrained him from visiting Delhi for four weeks and directed him not to hold any dharna till the elections in the National Capital.

Chandra Shekhar Azad gets bail in Daryaganj violence case: Court tells Bhim Army chief to leave Delhi for 4 weeks, but 'stay in Saharanpur'
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Chandra Shekhar Azad gets bail in Daryaganj violence case: Court tells Bhim Army chief to leave Delhi for 4 weeks, but 'stay in Saharanpur'

A Delhi court granted bail to Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Azad on Wednesday in the case filed against him for an incident of violence during an anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest in the National Capital's Daryaganj on 20 December.

'You are behaving as if Jama Masjid is Pakistan': Judge hearing Chandra Shekhar Azad's bail plea slams Delhi Police for action on anti-CAA protesters
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'You are behaving as if Jama Masjid is Pakistan': Judge hearing Chandra Shekhar Azad's bail plea slams Delhi Police for action on anti-CAA protesters

Taking a strong stance against the arrest of Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Azad, a Delhi court on Tuesday questioned Delhi Police's investigation into the case and questioned their investigation that led to the arrest of Azad. "You are behaving as if Jama Masjid is Pakistan," judge Kamini Lau told the Delhi Police over its action against protesters agitating against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act.

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad seeks bail in Daryaganj violence case; plea to be heard tomorrow
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Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad seeks bail in Daryaganj violence case; plea to be heard tomorrow

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad sought bail in a local court on Monday in connection with violence during anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest in Daryaganj area, claiming that police invoked 'boilerplate' charges against him and arrested him 'mechanically' without following the due process of law.

Allow Chandrashekhar Azad to visit AIIMS, Opposition leaders urge Centre; Priyanka Gandhi says 'govt's lack of humanity shameful'
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Allow Chandrashekhar Azad to visit AIIMS, Opposition leaders urge Centre; Priyanka Gandhi says 'govt's lack of humanity shameful'

A number of political leaders said Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad must be allowed access to medical care at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences.

Daryaganj violence: Delhi court dismisses bail pleas of 15, extends judicial custody by two weeks
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Daryaganj violence: Delhi court dismisses bail pleas of 15, extends judicial custody by two weeks

A Delhi court on Monday dismissed bail pleas of 15 people arrested in connection with the violence in Delhi's Daryaganj area and extended their judicial custody by two weeks.

Daily Bulletin: Counting of votes for 81 Jharkhand Assembly seats begins; Congress to stage silent 'satyagraha dharna' at Rajghat against CAA; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Counting of votes for 81 Jharkhand Assembly seats begins; Congress to stage silent 'satyagraha dharna' at Rajghat against CAA; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Jharkhand Assembly elections results: Counting to begin at 8 am; BJP faces uphill task as exit polls favour JMM-led alliance; Nine dead after fire breaks out at cloth godown in Delhi’s Kirari; and more

Congress to stage silent 'satyagraha dharna' at Rajghat today to protest against police brutality during anti-CAA protests
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Congress to stage silent 'satyagraha dharna' at Rajghat today to protest against police brutality during anti-CAA protests

Top leaders of the party including its former president Rahul Gandhi and its general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are likely to participate in the 'satyagraha dharna' till the evening, sources said

Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: Modi's assurance on NRC hollow, says Pinarayi Vijayan; Gujarat BJP to launch campaign to clear 'misconceptions'
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Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: Modi's assurance on NRC hollow, says Pinarayi Vijayan; Gujarat BJP to launch campaign to clear 'misconceptions'

Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: In order to remove the "misconceptions" from people's minds about the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), the Gujarat BJP plans to organise a number of programmes in the state, including door-to-door campaigns, meetings and 'Run for CAA'.

UPSSSC exams in Uttar Pradesh postponed as candidates in many districts unable to download admit cards amid internet shutdown
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UPSSSC exams in Uttar Pradesh postponed as candidates in many districts unable to download admit cards amid internet shutdown

According to an official notification, UPSSSC examinations will now be held on 4 and 10 January 2020