[

delhi riots

]
PAGE 3
Ilyas said Umar Khalid is being targeted for participating in the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC).(PTI)

‘Delhi Police trying to mute voices of those who dissent against govt’: Umar Khalid’s father

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Fareeha Iftikhar
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 01:19 PM IST
The Delhi police’s special cell on Sunday arrested Khalid, 33, for his alleged role in the conspiracy behind the February riots in the national capital
Firefighters stand near a fire rescue vehicle as they douse burnt-out vehicles and buildings in northeast Delhi in February.(AFP)
Firefighters stand near a fire rescue vehicle as they douse burnt-out vehicles and buildings in northeast Delhi in February.(AFP)
We strongly protest this criminalising of peaceful protests in defence of India’s Constitution, said CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury(PTI)
We strongly protest this criminalising of peaceful protests in defence of India’s Constitution, said CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury(PTI)

Leaders hit out at riots charge sheet

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 05:34 AM IST
A statement issued on Sunday by the CPI (M) politburo said:” The CPI(M) condemns the obnoxious action by the Delhi police to further the narrative of its political masters and urges the government to detest from such acts of criminalising peaceful political protests...”
Former AAP councillor Tahir Hussain cited that his remand was given to ED on August 28 for six days and he was required to be produced before the court on September 3.(PTI)
Former AAP councillor Tahir Hussain cited that his remand was given to ED on August 28 for six days and he was required to be produced before the court on September 3.(PTI)

Delhi riots: Former AAP councillor Tahir Hussain moves Delhi high court against 3-day ED custody

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
PUBLISHED ON SEP 09, 2020 04:55 PM IST
ED is probing Hussain for his alleged role in laundering money that was used during the Delhi riots.
The co-author accused them of cheating, criminal intimidation, retention of stolen property and promoting enmity between classes.(AFP file photo)
The co-author accused them of cheating, criminal intimidation, retention of stolen property and promoting enmity between classes.(AFP file photo)

Author of book on Delhi riots files police complaint

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 02:39 AM IST
The co-author of a book on Delhi riots has filed a police complaint against publishing house Bloomsbury India, Delhi university professor Nandini Sundar, author William Dalrymple, two media publishing companies and others on September 1.
JNU student and Pinjra Tod member Devangana Kalita.(frontlinedefenders.org)
JNU student and Pinjra Tod member Devangana Kalita.(frontlinedefenders.org)

JNU student Devangana Kalita denied bail in riots case

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2020 07:06 AM IST
Kalita’s lawyer had earlier told the court that Kalita had only protested against the citizenship law and was not linked to the riots.
People stand outside the residence of suspended AAP Councillor Tahir Hussain at Khajuri Khas area of Northeast Delhi.(PTI)
People stand outside the residence of suspended AAP Councillor Tahir Hussain at Khajuri Khas area of Northeast Delhi.(PTI)

Delhi riots: ED granted custody of Tahir Hussain for six days

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2020 05:33 AM IST
The ED told the court they had conducted searches at various premises and seized several incriminating documents.
Suspended AAP councillor Tahir Hussain (right) is accused of being involved in the Delhi riots that took place in February.(PTI)
Suspended AAP councillor Tahir Hussain (right) is accused of being involved in the Delhi riots that took place in February.(PTI)

East Delhi Municipal Corporation terminates Tahir Hussain’s membership

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Ashish Mishra
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 05:03 AM IST
Nirmal Jain, EDMC mayor, cited the Delhi Municipal Corporation Act and said if a councillor remains absent from meetings of the corporation for three successive times, without permission, his/her membership can be ended.
53 people were killed and 400 injured in the violence in north-east Delhi, which started on February 23 on a two-kilometre stretch connecting Jafrabad and Maujpur.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)
53 people were killed and 400 injured in the violence in north-east Delhi, which started on February 23 on a two-kilometre stretch connecting Jafrabad and Maujpur.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)

Delhi riots: Complainant says cops assaulted her in station; HC seeks response

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2020 05:39 AM IST
Shanno had in May filed a complaint against several people, including BJP leader Jagdish Pradhan, Mohan Singh Bisht and a few police officers, for allegedly helping orchestrate the north-east Delhi riots.
Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal.(HT photo)
Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal.(HT photo)

Delhi Riots: L-G refers lawyers issue to President Kovind

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2020 06:47 AM IST
The L-G also issued an interim order, saying till the matter is resolved by the President the panel of lawyers appointed by the Delhi Police and approved by his office will continue to argue cases.
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Admi Party (AAP) National Convener Arvind Kejriwal addresses the media in Delhi.(Mohd Zakir/HT file photo)
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Admi Party (AAP) National Convener Arvind Kejriwal addresses the media in Delhi.(Mohd Zakir/HT file photo)

Delhi riots: AAP govt rejects lawyers proposed by police

Hindustan Times | By Sweta Goswami
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2020 02:15 AM IST
In February, 53 people died in communal riots triggered by violent clashes between the supporters and opponents of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, or CAA. Cases are currently being argued in the Supreme Court and the high court in cases related to the riots.
A man walks past the charred remains of vehicles set ablaze by rioters at parking during the anti-CAA protests in February, at Shiv Vihar area of Northeast Delhi.(PTI)
A man walks past the charred remains of vehicles set ablaze by rioters at parking during the anti-CAA protests in February, at Shiv Vihar area of Northeast Delhi.(PTI)

Delhi riots: Shahrukh Pathan claims threat to life in jail

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2020 02:15 AM IST
Pathan, who was arrested on March 3, said in his plea that he has been informed by the jail authorities that he would be transferred from high-risk prisoners’ jail to another cell for general inmates/prisoners.
Charred vehicles are carried using a crane following violent clashes in North East Delhi over the new citizenship law at Chand Bagh, in New Delhi on February 29, 2020.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)
Charred vehicles are carried using a crane following violent clashes in North East Delhi over the new citizenship law at Chand Bagh, in New Delhi on February 29, 2020.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)

‘Repeated incitement, planned rioting’: Minorities body files report on N-E riots

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2020 06:16 AM IST
The committee said that in the Delhi election campaign between December 2019 and February 2020,multiple speeches delivered by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders such as Kapil Mishra tried to incite the people against anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protesters and called for forceful removal of protesters from the Jafrabad area.
Women stand beside charred remains of vehicles and vandalised properties at Shiv Vihar in northeast Delhi on March 2, 2020.(PTI File Photo)
Women stand beside charred remains of vehicles and vandalised properties at Shiv Vihar in northeast Delhi on March 2, 2020.(PTI File Photo)

Delhi power tussle: Govt, L-G spar over panel for riots cases

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2020 07:02 AM IST
The face-off comes barely a month after the L-G and the elected government in Delhi had strong disagreements with regard to the appointment of 11 public prosecutors appointed by the Delhi police in the lower courts for over 750 northeast Delhi riots cases.
Burnt petrol pump after the riots at Bhajanpura, in New Delhi on March 1, 2020.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)
Burnt petrol pump after the riots at Bhajanpura, in New Delhi on March 1, 2020.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

No ‘actionable evidence’ against politicians in Delhi riots: Police

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 02:57 AM IST
On February 26, the Human Rights Law Network filed a plea on behalf of activist Harsh Mander seeking FIRs against Bharatiya Janata Party leaders such as Kapil Mishra and Anurag Thakur to be booked for making that speeches that purportedly triggered communal violence in northeast Delhi.
As many as 53 people lost their lives and over 400 were injured in the riots that broke out in northeast Delhi.(Reuters file photo)
As many as 53 people lost their lives and over 400 were injured in the riots that broke out in northeast Delhi.(Reuters file photo)

Police officer injured in Delhi riots promoted to Additional DCP of South Delhi

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2020 11:42 AM IST
The northeast Delhi riots broke out in late February when supporters and adversaries of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) clashed with each other.
A trial court on Saturday granted the bail to Faisal Farooq. It cited CCTV footage and said it did not show his presence at the place where the riots had broken out.(Reuters file photo)
A trial court on Saturday granted the bail to Faisal Farooq. It cited CCTV footage and said it did not show his presence at the place where the riots had broken out.(Reuters file photo)

HC stays bail given to principal in Delhi riots case

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2020 04:35 AM IST
The Delhi high court on Monday stayed the bail granted to a school principal, who has been charged with allegedly conspiring to “precipitate and aggravate riots” in the national capital in February.
Ishrat Jahan is one of the accused in the UAPA case registered by the Special Cell of the city police to probe the riots that had in which over 50 people had died and more than 400 injured.(@ishratjj/Twitter)
Ishrat Jahan is one of the accused in the UAPA case registered by the Special Cell of the city police to probe the riots that had in which over 50 people had died and more than 400 injured.(@ishratjj/Twitter)

Delhi violence: HC denies Ishrat Jahan extension of interim bail

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2020 04:22 AM IST
She had sought extension on the ground that her husband and she had symptoms of Covid-19. She was earlier granted week’s interim bail till June 19 for her wedding.
Delhi police charged suspended AAP councillor Tahir Hussain along with other accused in two charge sheets.(Sanjeev Verma/HT File Photo)
Delhi police charged suspended AAP councillor Tahir Hussain along with other accused in two charge sheets.(Sanjeev Verma/HT File Photo)

Delhi violence: Tahir Hussain named in two fresh charge sheets

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anvit Srivastava
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2020 03:49 AM IST
Delhi police have charged Hussain, his younger brother Shah Alam and at least 10 others for rioting, being armed with deadly weapons, dacoity, mischief by fire or explosive substance, unlawful assembly and criminal conspiracy .
The student activist was arrested by the Special Cell and charged under the stringent Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) for her alleged role in the conspiracy to the north-east Delhi riots.(PTI File Photo)
The student activist was arrested by the Special Cell and charged under the stringent Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) for her alleged role in the conspiracy to the north-east Delhi riots.(PTI File Photo)

Pinjra Tod: Don’t share case info, high court to Delhi Police

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON JUN 12, 2020 04:24 AM IST
Delhi riots: Counsel for a student activist told the court that the Delhi Police, through a media note, and selective leaks to the media on contents of charge-sheets, has caused immense damage to her reputation and fundamental right to a fair trial and a presumption of innocence.
Tahir Hussain has so far claimed to be innocent.(Ht Photo)
Tahir Hussain has so far claimed to be innocent.(Ht Photo)

Ex-AAP councilor Tahir Hussain led the mob that killed Ankit Sharma says Delhi police charge sheet

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 05:02 PM IST
Ankit Sharma was a well known face in the locality and his murder was a deep rooted conspiracy says a charge sheet filed in the case by the Delhi police.
Burnt shop seen after recent violence, at Tyre market, Gokulpuri, in North East Delhi, India on Saturday, March 7, 2020.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
Burnt shop seen after recent violence, at Tyre market, Gokulpuri, in North East Delhi, India on Saturday, March 7, 2020.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

In Crime Branch charge sheet in Delhi riots case, a reference to Tablighi Jamaat

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neeraj Chauhan
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 05:48 PM IST
According to people familiar with the development, the police had carried out a detailed call analysis of Faisal Farooque’s phone as part of its investigation into his alleged role in the riots.
Narwal was re-arrested by the special cell, a day after a Delhi court sent her and Devangana Kalita, another activist of Pinjra Tod, to Tihar Jail for 14 days in a case related to Delhi’s communal violence that claimed 53 people and left over 400 injured.(Raj K Raj/HT file photo)
Narwal was re-arrested by the special cell, a day after a Delhi court sent her and Devangana Kalita, another activist of Pinjra Tod, to Tihar Jail for 14 days in a case related to Delhi’s communal violence that claimed 53 people and left over 400 injured.(Raj K Raj/HT file photo)

Arrested Pinjra Tod activist Natasha Narwal now booked under UAPA

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2020 08:08 AM IST
Narwal is the seventh person to be booked under UAPA in the case in which suspended Aam Aadmi Party councillor Tahir Hussain and two Jamia students – Meeran Haider and Safoora Zargar – are in judicial custody
IB staffer Ankit Sharma was murdered during Delhi riots in February.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)
IB staffer Ankit Sharma was murdered during Delhi riots in February.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)

Kejriwal Cabinet approved Rs 1 crore for family of IB staffer who died in February riots

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2020 04:03 AM IST
Decisions regarding ex-gratia and ration for non-PDS cardholders were already announced by the government but had been awaiting Cabinet nod due to lockdown amid coronavirus pandemic.
JNU student Sharjeel Imam was involved in organising protests at Shaheen Bagh but came into limelight after a video showed him making controversial comments before a gathering at Aligarh Muslim University(Biplov Bhuyan / Hindustan Times)
JNU student Sharjeel Imam was involved in organising protests at Shaheen Bagh but came into limelight after a video showed him making controversial comments before a gathering at Aligarh Muslim University(Biplov Bhuyan / Hindustan Times)

Sharjeel Imam charged under UAPA

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2020 10:09 PM IST
In its supplementary charge sheet, the police had said serious riots had broken out in consequence of the protest march organised by Jamia students against the amended citizenship law on December 15 last year.
A sample kit was provided to these women over a week ago along with raw material.(Sourced)
A sample kit was provided to these women over a week ago along with raw material.(Sourced)

Riot victims stitch back their lives by sewing safety gear

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Kainat Sarfaraz
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2020 07:28 AM IST
The eldest of six siblings, Saina was worried after her father’s e-rickshaw was burnt, home and grocery shop damaged in the riots.
The Indian Council of Medical Research has advised antibody tests in areas that are emerging as hot spots of Covid-19(HT Photo)
The Indian Council of Medical Research has advised antibody tests in areas that are emerging as hot spots of Covid-19(HT Photo)

News updates from Hindustan Times: ICMR advises antibody testing in hot spots for faster diagnosis and all the latest news

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2020 05:05 PM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
A man looks into a building burnt in the riots across North East Delhi, at Shiv Vihar.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
A man looks into a building burnt in the riots across North East Delhi, at Shiv Vihar.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

Will ensure victims of Delhi riot are taken care of, HC told

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 31, 2020 07:26 AM IST
The court was hearing a plea which had challenged the removal of the riot victims from the Eidgah Mustafabad camp and had sought basic facilities for the victims.
File photo of a man resting outside a relief camp at Mustafabad, near Eidgah Masjid, in New Delhi.(Biplov Bhuyan / HT File Photo)
File photo of a man resting outside a relief camp at Mustafabad, near Eidgah Masjid, in New Delhi.(Biplov Bhuyan / HT File Photo)

HC tells AAP govt to ensure food, shelter for Delhi riot victims

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2020 06:32 AM IST
The Delhi HC order sought the AAP government and EDMC’s responses on a plea seeking direction to authorities to re-open the relief camp at Idgah in Mustafabad and provide proper food supplies, adequate water, sanitation and security to the victims.
Hundreds of families were also displaced due to the riots that took place in the national capital.(Reuters file photo)
Hundreds of families were also displaced due to the riots that took place in the national capital.(Reuters file photo)

HC directs Centre, state to set up three additional relief camps for riot victims

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 21, 2020 01:22 AM IST
The court ordered those concerned to provide medical and humanitarian aid to those affected in the February riots, in which 50 died and 200 were injured.
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved