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Delhi riots case: Umar Khalid granted bail; ex-JNU student 'cannot be incarcerated for infinity,' says court
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Delhi riots case: Umar Khalid granted bail; ex-JNU student 'cannot be incarcerated for infinity,' says court

In the order, the court added that there was no proof either through independent public witness or police witness of Khalid being present at the scene of crime on the date of incident

JNU sedition case: Court orders Delhi Police to give chargesheet copies to Kanhaiya Kumar, nine others
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JNU sedition case: Court orders Delhi Police to give chargesheet copies to Kanhaiya Kumar, nine others

Along with Kanhaiya, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and seven others were present in court in pursuance to summons issued by the court after taking cognisance of the chargesheet

Delhi riots: Presumption of undertrial's innocence should not be destroyed by media trial, says court
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Delhi riots: Presumption of undertrial's innocence should not be destroyed by media trial, says court

The court was hearing a plea filed by Delhi riots accused Umar Khalid, who said the media reports have quoted from his alleged disclosure statement to show that he has confessed to his involvement in the riots and it was prejudicing his right to a fair trial

Delhi riots case: Umar Khalid claims chargesheet leaked to media, says 'vicious campaign' run against him
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Delhi riots case: Umar Khalid claims chargesheet leaked to media, says 'vicious campaign' run against him

Khalid said that his lawyers hadn't received a copy of chargesheet till 4 Jan, but that the media had reported on Delhi Police's charge of conspiracy against him in the last week of December 2020

Delhi govt issues work-from-home orders for 50% of its staff working for non-essential services
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Delhi govt issues work-from-home orders for 50% of its staff working for non-essential services

The government also advised private establishments to follow the practice as far as possible amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in the National Capital

Delhi riots case: Umar Khalid tells court there is 'vicious' media campaign against him
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Delhi riots case: Umar Khalid tells court there is 'vicious' media campaign against him

During the hearing on Saturday, Special Public Prosecutor Amit Prasad, appearing for the police, denied all the allegations raised by the former JNU student leader

Delhi Police says riots during Donald Trump's visit to India an international embarrassment
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Delhi Police says riots during Donald Trump's visit to India an international embarrassment

The chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police claimed that the objective of all the conspirators was to uproot a lawfully elected government by sheer use of 'engineered and visceral' communal violence

Delhi riots: Police files supplementary chargesheet against Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam in UAPA case
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Delhi riots: Police files supplementary chargesheet against Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam in UAPA case

The 930-page supplementary chargesheet was filed against Khalid, Imam and one Faizan Khan under sections 13 (unlawful activities), 16 (terrorist act), 17 (raising funds for terrorist act) and 18 (conspiracy) of the UAPA

Delhi riots: Court extends judicial custody of Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam in UAPA cases till 23 Nov
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Delhi riots: Court extends judicial custody of Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam in UAPA cases till 23 Nov

During the hearing on Friday, the prosecutor for Delhi Police was unclear about whether the chargesheets will be filed next week, but said he will inform the court on 23 Nov

Delhi riots: AAP govt gives approval to prosecute Umar Khalid under UAPA
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Delhi riots: AAP govt gives approval to prosecute Umar Khalid under UAPA

Delhi Police said it needs sanction from the AAP govt to prosecute under Sections 16, 17, 18 of UAPA and from MHA to prosecute under Section 13 of Act, which has already been approved

Delhi riots: Umar Khalid tells court conditions in jail are similar to 'solitary confinement'
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Delhi riots: Umar Khalid tells court conditions in jail are similar to 'solitary confinement'

Khalid was arrested under the stringent UAPA in connection with northeast Delhi riots in February this year

Delhi riots: Provide 'adequate' security to Umar Khalid, court tells Tihar Jail authorities
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Delhi riots: Provide 'adequate' security to Umar Khalid, court tells Tihar Jail authorities

Khalid's counsel, Trideep Pais, had earlier told the court he has been attacked on several occasions in the past and hence there was "apprehension" of his safety in prison

Delhi riots: Police shares details of protected witnesses in charge sheet copies provided to accused
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Delhi riots: Police shares details of protected witnesses in charge sheet copies provided to accused

The court has directed the Special Cell of the Delhi Police to ensure comprehensive safety and security to all the protected witnesses

Mira Nair, Noam Chomsky among 200 authors, filmmakers demanding Umar Khalid's release in Delhi riots case
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Mira Nair, Noam Chomsky among 200 authors, filmmakers demanding Umar Khalid's release in Delhi riots case

Khalid has been arrested under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in a case related to the communal violence in northeast Delhi in February this year

Delhi riots: Court sends Umar Khalid to judicial custody till 22 October in UAPA case
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Delhi riots: Court sends Umar Khalid to judicial custody till 22 October in UAPA case

The Delhi Police, in the FIR, claimed that the violence that occurred in February was a "premeditated conspiracy" allegedly hatched by Khalid and two others

Umar Khalid’s arrest in connection with February 2020 Delhi riots can be seen as cognitive incarceration of Muslim youth
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Umar Khalid’s arrest in connection with February 2020 Delhi riots can be seen as cognitive incarceration of Muslim youth

The recent arrest of Umar Khalid is being seen as one of the most outrageous steps in a series of sustained attacks on the flag bearers of a certain cause.

'Flawed investigation': Nine retired IPS officers question Delhi Police's probe into northeast riots
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'Flawed investigation': Nine retired IPS officers question Delhi Police's probe into northeast riots

In an open letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner, the retired officers called the investigations and challans submitted by the Delhi Police with respect to the 24 February riots as 'partisan and politically motivated'

Delhi riots case: Court sends Umar Khalid to police custody for 10 days after his arrest under anti-terror law
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Delhi riots case: Court sends Umar Khalid to police custody for 10 days after his arrest under anti-terror law

The Delhi Police was seeking custody of the ex-JNU student leader in order to confront him with 'huge technical data' running into 11 lakh pages

Umar Khalid produced in court, Delhi Police seeks 10-day custody for 'premeditated conspiracy'
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Umar Khalid produced in court, Delhi Police seeks 10-day custody for 'premeditated conspiracy'

The police has also booked Khalid and two others for offences of sedition, murder, attempt to murder, promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion and rioting

Delhi riots: Filmmakers Rahul Roy, Saba Dewan called for questioning by police
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Delhi riots: Filmmakers Rahul Roy, Saba Dewan called for questioning by police

This comes a day after police arrested former JNU student leader Umar Khalid under UAPA for his alleged role in the riots