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Rhea Chakraborty denied bail: It’s not just SSR case, persecution of random citizens could be watershed moment for India
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Rhea Chakraborty denied bail: It’s not just SSR case, persecution of random citizens could be watershed moment for India

The persecution of Rhea Chakraborty, the actor’s one-time partner, borders on lunacy, if we are to cling to some notions of rationality and humanity

Delhi Police names Sitaram Yechury, Jayati Ghosh in riots chargesheet; Mahua Moitra questions silence on Kapil Mishra
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Delhi Police names Sitaram Yechury, Jayati Ghosh in riots chargesheet; Mahua Moitra questions silence on Kapil Mishra

The three have been named based on the statements of JNU students Devangana Kalita and Natasha Narwal, and Gulfisha Fathima of Jamia Milia Islamia

Court pulls up Delhi Police IO for not filing replies to bail pleas in constable Ratan Lal murder case
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Court pulls up Delhi Police IO for not filing replies to bail pleas in constable Ratan Lal murder case

Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav said it was 'gross negligence' on the part of the investigating officer and he should have been 'watchful' since enough time had elapsed in the matter

North East Delhi violence: High court grants bail to Pinjra Tod member Devangana Kalita in three of four cases
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North East Delhi violence: High court grants bail to Pinjra Tod member Devangana Kalita in three of four cases

The JNU student was arrested in May, along with Natasha Narwal, in connection with violence in North East Delhi, Daryaganj and during the anti-CAA protests

Delhi riots: Court dismisses bail plea of Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita in UAPA case
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Delhi riots: Court dismisses bail plea of Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita in UAPA case

The sessions court said the statements of protected witnesses in the case reflected the role of many accused including Devangana Kalita in planning the activities at the anti-CAA protest sites as part of a 'conspiracy' which led to the Delhi riots

Delhi court sends Sharjeel Imam to 4-day police custody in February riots case
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Delhi court sends Sharjeel Imam to 4-day police custody in February riots case

The JNU student activist was arrested by the Delhi Police on Tuesday for being part of a "premeditated conspiracy" in connection to the riots in northeast Delhi

Delhi HC directs police to submit case diary involving Pinjra Tod activist Natasha Narwal in sealed cover
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Delhi HC directs police to submit case diary involving Pinjra Tod activist Natasha Narwal in sealed cover

Narwal and another Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita were arrested in May by the Delhi Police and booked for rioting, unlawful assembly and attempt to murder

Sharjeel Imam sedition case: SC defers hearing of plea to club FIRs against JNU student by two weeks
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Sharjeel Imam sedition case: SC defers hearing of plea to club FIRs against JNU student by two weeks

Sharjeel Imam was formally arrested by Delhi Police over links in the Delhi riots case on Tuesday and was produced before the court on Wednesday

Three authors sever ties with Bloomsbury India after publisher withdraws book on 2020 Delhi riots
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Three authors sever ties with Bloomsbury India after publisher withdraws book on 2020 Delhi riots

The authors' statements come shortly after Bloomsbury India faced criticism as the launch of a new book, Delhi Riots 2020: The Untold Story, was announced.

Bloomsbury India withdraws book on 2020 Delhi riots after online uproar; cites 'deep sense of responsibility'
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Bloomsbury India withdraws book on 2020 Delhi riots after online uproar; cites 'deep sense of responsibility'

Bloomsbury India's statement read: 'In view of very recent events including a virtual pre-publication launch organised without our knowledge by the authors, with participation by parties of whom the publishers would not have approved, we have decided to withdraw publication of the book.'

Delhi HC tells police to respond to Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita's bail plea in riots case
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Delhi HC tells police to respond to Pinjra Tod activist Devangana Kalita's bail plea in riots case

Next hearing of plea has been listed for 14 August; last month, bail pleas of Kalita, and another member Natasha Narwal, were dismissed by a trial court

Delhi riots: Police question DU professor Apoorvanand for five hours, seize his phone
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Delhi riots: Police question DU professor Apoorvanand for five hours, seize his phone

'It is disturbing to see a theory emerging which treats the supporters of the anti-CAA protesters as the source of violence,' the professor said in a statement

Delhi court dismisses Tahir Hussain's plea seeking action against cops for filing 'false' report
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Delhi court dismisses Tahir Hussain's plea seeking action against cops for filing 'false' report

Hussain alleged that the Delhi Police didn't furnish information on a sixth FIR filed against him, and only gave details of 5 cases

Delhi riots: Sessions court dismisses bail plea of man accused in murder case
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Delhi riots: Sessions court dismisses bail plea of man accused in murder case

Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav refused to grant the relief to Bharat Bhushan in the case of the alleged murder of Babbu, as he has been identified by an eyewitness in the case

DRP School owner's son, who witnessed Delhi riots, files complaint after receiving threatening phone call
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DRP School owner's son, who witnessed Delhi riots, files complaint after receiving threatening phone call

On 3 June, the Delhi Police had filed a chargesheet before a court in relation to the riots in which the building of DRP Convent School was burnt down.

'Take care while making arrests': Delhi Police advisory to riots investigators echoes politics of Hindu privilege
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'Take care while making arrests': Delhi Police advisory to riots investigators echoes politics of Hindu privilege

The order has generated much outrage across the country. But for Mumbaikars, the Delhi Police’s 'advice' only evokes a sense of déjà vu.

Police failed to act swiftly, protect lives and properties of Muslims during Delhi violence, minorities panel finds
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Police failed to act swiftly, protect lives and properties of Muslims during Delhi violence, minorities panel finds

The Delhi Minorities Commission said 11 mosques, five madrasas or religious schools, a Muslim shrine and a graveyard were attacked

Delhi riots: Police files chargesheets against five people accused of murdering local residents
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Delhi riots: Police files chargesheets against five people accused of murdering local residents

The Crime Branch filed the chargesheets in cases related to murder of four Delhi residents before Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Purushottam Pathak.

Pinjra Tod activist's media campaign to malign investigation into Delhi riots, alleges police
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Pinjra Tod activist's media campaign to malign investigation into Delhi riots, alleges police

Delhi Police told HC that Devagana Kalita had started a campaign to gain public sympathy to malign the investigation by peddling false narrative of political vendetta.

Delhi riots chargesheet: Nine victims were forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram', say cops
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Delhi riots chargesheet: Nine victims were forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram', say cops

According to the Delhi Police, the accused created a WhatsApp group on 25 February to coordinate with each other and provide men, arms and ammunition