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JNU students Kanhaiya Kumar and Umar Khalid lead a protest march in this file photo from 2016. (Arun Sharma/HT Archive)

‘Give copy of charge sheet to Kanhaiya, others’: Court tells cops

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 16, 2021 08:17 AM IST
Chief metropolitan magistrate (CMM) Pankaj Sharma posted the matter for April 7 for scrutiny of documents in the case and also granted regular bail to seven accused who were not arrested in the case earlier.
Kanhaiya Kumar reached the Patiala House court on Monday. (PTI File Photo )
Kanhaiya Kumar reached the Patiala House court on Monday. (PTI File Photo )

Court tells police to give sedition charge sheet to Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2021 11:46 AM IST
The Delhi Police’s special cell filed a 1,200-page charge sheet before the city court naming Kumar, Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and others in the case.
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar inside the JNU campus.(HT file photo)
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar inside the JNU campus.(HT file photo)

Kanhaiya, Umar, Anirban among 10 summoned for hearing in JNU case

UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2021 06:10 AM IST
Chief metropolitan magistrate Pankaj Sharma directed the accused persons to appear before the court on March 15. The judge noted that the Delhi government has granted sanction to prosecute the accused.
File photo: Former JNUSU president and CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar.(PTI PHOTO)
File photo: Former JNUSU president and CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar.(PTI PHOTO)

Kanhaiya, LJP MP meet JDU leaders; fuel speculation

By Vijay Swaroop, Patna
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2021 11:58 PM IST
  • Kanhaiya’s meeting with the JD(U) leader comes at a time when the former JNU leader is facing heat from the party.
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar.(PTI)
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar.(PTI)

My speeches against BJP for not providing jobs have made employment a poll issue in Bihar: Kanhaiya Kumar

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Anirban Guha Roy
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2020 12:20 PM IST
How could it be that few persons get wealthier and masses get poorer? It is the poverty of the masses which is making few people rich. ..we feel, in Bihar, it is relevant because the state suffers from unemployment, Kumar says
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar leaves for an election rally ahead of Bihar assembly polls in Patna on Monday.(PTI PHOTO.)
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar leaves for an election rally ahead of Bihar assembly polls in Patna on Monday.(PTI PHOTO.)

Kanhaiya takes a back seat as RJD’s CM nomineeTejashwi grabs poll limelight in Bihar

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Anirban Guha Roy
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2020 07:45 PM IST
Till date, the 33-year-old leader, who unsuccessfully contested against Union minister Giriraj Singh from Begusarai in the 2019 parliamentary polls, has addressed only three public meetings -- at Bakhri, Teghra (both in Begusarai district) and Benipatti in Madhubani respectively- since October 12.
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar who lost to BJP’s Giriraj Singh in the Lok Sabha polls last year will campaign for GA candidates in the Bihar assembly polls.(PTI PHOTO.)
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar who lost to BJP’s Giriraj Singh in the Lok Sabha polls last year will campaign for GA candidates in the Bihar assembly polls.(PTI PHOTO.)

Kanhaiya Kumar, former student leaders show up in Left parties’ star campaigners list for Bihar polls

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Rakesh Singh | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2020 06:54 PM IST
The Left parties, including CPI (ML), CPI and CPI-M, are partners of the Grand Alliance (GA), whose major constituents are RJD and Congress. Under the seat-sharing pact, the RJD has got 144 seats, Congress 70 and Left parties 29. The CPI-ML has got 19 seats, CPI six and CPI-M four.
Delhi Police had claimed that Khalid, along with some other prominent anti-CAA protesters, had used the protest sites to plan and orchestrate the riots.(PTI file photo)
Delhi Police had claimed that Khalid, along with some other prominent anti-CAA protesters, had used the protest sites to plan and orchestrate the riots.(PTI file photo)

Delhi Police targeting CAA-NRC critics, says Umar Khalid in video recorded before arrest

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2020 01:25 AM IST
“If you are watching this video, it means that I have been arrested,” said Umar Khalid in the two-minute video, which was shown in a press conference organised by activists to condemn the police investigation into the communal riots in north-east Delhi.
The Allahabad Hugh Court said there was no question of depriving Kanhaiya Kumar of citizenship merely because he is facing trial before the court in Delhi on charges of allegedly raising the inflammatory slogans.(HT FILE PHOTO)
The Allahabad Hugh Court said there was no question of depriving Kanhaiya Kumar of citizenship merely because he is facing trial before the court in Delhi on charges of allegedly raising the inflammatory slogans.(HT FILE PHOTO)

HC junks PIL to revoke Kanhaiya Kumar’s citizenship, fines petitioner Rs 25K

Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By Jitendra Sarin
PUBLISHED ON SEP 06, 2020 09:42 AM IST
The court imposed a cost of Rs 25,000 on the petitioner for casually filing the plea to gain “cheap publicity” and for wasting precious time of the court which was working with “limited strength due to the pandemic”.
The party is also keen on using the 33-year-old leader’s star power to bargain for a bigger share of seats to contest the Bihar assembly election.(HT PHOTO.)
The party is also keen on using the 33-year-old leader’s star power to bargain for a bigger share of seats to contest the Bihar assembly election.(HT PHOTO.)

Kanhaiya Kumar to campaign for Bihar assembly polls from August, says CPI leader

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Anirban Guha Roy | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2020 11:31 PM IST
Kanhaiya had contested the Lok Sabha polls of 2019 from the Begusarai seat and had finished second by polling 2.69 lakh votes against BJP’s Giriraj Singh, who won the seat eventually.
Kanhaiya has been subjected to unwarranted persecution(HT)
Kanhaiya has been subjected to unwarranted persecution(HT)

Why Arvind Kejriwal is wrong on Kanhaiya, writes Karan Thapar

UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2020 05:26 PM IST
Kanhaiya Kumar is to be prosecuted for sedition, because he allegedly shouted “Bharat tere tukde honge, inshallah inshallah”. Kanhaiya denies it, but, for argument’s sake, let’s assume he did. The question is — is this sedition?
Congress leader P. Chidambaram said he disapproved of the sanction granted to prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar for sedition.(HT Photo)
Congress leader P. Chidambaram said he disapproved of the sanction granted to prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar for sedition.(HT Photo)

Chidambaram slams AAP for sanction to prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar for sedition

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 29, 2020 09:36 AM IST
Former Union Minister P Chidambaram said the Delhi Government is no less ill-informed than the central government in its understanding of sedition law.
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar at an anti-CAA rally NRC, at Gandhi Maidan, in Patna.(Santosh Kumar /HT File Photo)
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar at an anti-CAA rally NRC, at Gandhi Maidan, in Patna.(Santosh Kumar /HT File Photo)

Kanhaiya Kumar, set to be charged for sedition, asks for a ‘speedy trial’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 29, 2020 09:00 AM IST
Kanhaiya Kumar, who is now active in politics in his home state of Bihar tweeted to say it was “clear that the matter (sedition case) was created and delayed for political benefit.”
Delhi Govt okays prosecution of ex-JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar for sedition in 2016 case(HT Photo)
Delhi Govt okays prosecution of ex-JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar for sedition in 2016 case(HT Photo)

Delhi Govt okays prosecution of ex-JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar for sedition in 2016 case

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2020 11:42 PM IST
The permission comes nine days after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal promised to take an early decision on grant of prosecution against Kanhaiya in the 2016 Jawaharlal Nehru University sedition case.
The Supreme Court dismissed a plea by BJP leader Nand Kishore Garg seeking direction to the Delhi government to sanction the prosecution of former Jawaharlal Nehru University students’ union president Kanhaiya Kumar in the 2016 JNU sedition case.(HT PHOTO)
The Supreme Court dismissed a plea by BJP leader Nand Kishore Garg seeking direction to the Delhi government to sanction the prosecution of former Jawaharlal Nehru University students’ union president Kanhaiya Kumar in the 2016 JNU sedition case.(HT PHOTO)

SC rejects BJP leader’s plea for sanction in Kanhaiya Kumar sedition case

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2020 01:11 PM IST
BJP leader Nand Kishore Garg had moved the Supreme Court after the Delhi High Court declined his plea.
Delhi chief minister arvind kejriwal address press conference at Delhi secretariat in New Delhi India on Wednesday. Photo by Mohd Zakir(Photo: Mohd Zakir/ Hindustan Times)
Delhi chief minister arvind kejriwal address press conference at Delhi secretariat in New Delhi India on Wednesday. Photo by Mohd Zakir(Photo: Mohd Zakir/ Hindustan Times)

‘Don’t have a say in JNU sedition row, can ask home dept to decide soon’: Kejriwal

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON FEB 19, 2020 09:34 PM IST
The row accuses former JNU student leaders Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya of sedition
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar addressing the students during a protest march from Mandi House to HRD Ministry, in New Delhi on January 9, 2020.(HT Photo)
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar addressing the students during a protest march from Mandi House to HRD Ministry, in New Delhi on January 9, 2020.(HT Photo)

Bihar government seeks police report on Kanhaiya Kumar attacks

Hindustan Times, Patna | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 16, 2020 02:20 AM IST
On Friday, stones were pelted on the motorcade of Kumar while he was on his way to Ara from Buxar to address a rally against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register for Citizens (NRC).
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar’s convoy was attacked once again by motorbike borne men in Gaya on Tuesday.(PTI PHOTO.)
CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar’s convoy was attacked once again by motorbike borne men in Gaya on Tuesday.(PTI PHOTO.)

Kanhaiya Kumar’s convoy attacked once again in Bihar’s Gaya

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Avinash Kumar
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2020 10:31 PM IST
According to the police, the incident took place near the Maoist infested Banke Bazar police station area when Kanhaiya was on his way to Imamganj.
One of the vehicles inKanhaiya Kumar’s cavalcade which was damaged in stone pelting in Bihar’s Supaul town.(ANI)
One of the vehicles inKanhaiya Kumar’s cavalcade which was damaged in stone pelting in Bihar’s Supaul town.(ANI)

Kanhaiya Kumar escapes unhurt in mob attack on cavalcade in Bihar, two injured

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Avinash Kumar
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2020 12:56 AM IST
Police said the attackers who have not been identified, managed to escape.
CPM leader and former JNU student Union leader Kanhaiya Kumar was detained from Bihar on Thursday.(HT Photo)
CPM leader and former JNU student Union leader Kanhaiya Kumar was detained from Bihar on Thursday.(HT Photo)

Kanhaiya Kumar detained in Bihar amid high drama

Hindustan Times, Bithiharwa (West Champaran) | By Sandep Bhaskar
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2020 01:16 PM IST
Confirming his detention, Narkatiyaganj Sub divisional police officer (SDPO) Suryakant Choubey said an action to this effected was necessitated considering the law and order situation.
Amit Shah was addressing party workers and intellectuals at the party headquarters ‘Kushabhau Thakre Parisar’ in Boriya-Kala area after chairing the Central Zonal Council meeting in Raipur.(ANI FILE Photo)
Amit Shah was addressing party workers and intellectuals at the party headquarters ‘Kushabhau Thakre Parisar’ in Boriya-Kala area after chairing the Central Zonal Council meeting in Raipur.(ANI FILE Photo)

‘Sharjeel’s words more dangerous than Kanhaiya Kumar’s statement’: Amit Shah

Hindustan Times, Raipur | By Ritesh Mishra
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2020 06:29 AM IST
Sharjeel Imam was wanted by the police in national capital Delhi on a charge of sedition for his speech last week where he was heard calling for cutting off Assam from the rest of India by blocking the chicken’s neck – the part which connects West Bengal with northeastern states of the country.
Former JNU students’ union president Kanhaiya Kumar addressing a gathering of students in this file photo.(HT Photo)
Former JNU students’ union president Kanhaiya Kumar addressing a gathering of students in this file photo.(HT Photo)

‘Why Kejriwal supports those who want to break India?’ says Nadda in fresh attack

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2020 12:34 PM IST
The newly-elected BJP president spoke about the 2016 JNU sedition case in his fresh attack against AAP.
PM Narendra Modi with Union Home Minister Amit Shah(Reuters file photo)
PM Narendra Modi with Union Home Minister Amit Shah(Reuters file photo)

Tukde Tukde gang? Union Home Ministry has no info, Centre tells RTI applicant

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2020 11:50 AM IST
Saket Gokhale of Maharashtra had filed a string of questions about the “tukde tukde gang” that sought to ascertain if the term had been defined by the home ministry and what its response to this challenge was.
During a debate BJP leader Amitabh Sinha and Kanhaiya Kumar, who is a member of the Communist Party of India’s (CPI) national executive council, exchanged barbs(@amitabhsinhabjp/Twitter)
During a debate BJP leader Amitabh Sinha and Kanhaiya Kumar, who is a member of the Communist Party of India’s (CPI) national executive council, exchanged barbs(@amitabhsinhabjp/Twitter)

BJP leader’s remark on Godse triggers row

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Corespondent
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2020 05:25 AM IST
During the debate, when the show’s host Rajdeep Sardesai asked Sinha whether he was “anti-Hitler”, he said: “I am a patriot”. Following this, Kumar exhorted Sinha to say whether he was “anti-Godse”. “No, we are not,” Sinha responded.
Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone joins JNU students protesting against the violence in JNU, at JNU Campus in New Delhi.
Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone joins JNU students protesting against the violence in JNU, at JNU Campus in New Delhi.

Deepika Padukone was a patriot before visiting JNU, now she’s a traitor: Kanhaiya Kumar

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2020 03:21 PM IST
Kanhaiya Kumar has said that Deepika Padukone isn’t the JNU VC, and it is not her job to “meet students, teachers and workers to discuss why studies are not happening in the university.”
According to the JNU administration, two or more student organisations fought among themselves on January 5. “Then why did the violent mob attack and beat up teachers?” Kumar asked on Thursday.(HT PHOTO.)
According to the JNU administration, two or more student organisations fought among themselves on January 5. “Then why did the violent mob attack and beat up teachers?” Kumar asked on Thursday.(HT PHOTO.)

On being member of tukde-tukde gang, Kanhaiya Kumar’s comeback

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2020 06:51 PM IST
Kanhaiya Kumar, an alumnus of the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University where a violent mob ran riot on Sunday evening attacking students and teachers and injuring them critically, was speaking to reporters outside the Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry in the national Capital.
Actor Deepika Padukone visited the Jawaharlal Nehru University and joined a protest against the Jan 5 violence on the university campus.(Vipin Kumar /HT PHOTO)
Actor Deepika Padukone visited the Jawaharlal Nehru University and joined a protest against the Jan 5 violence on the university campus.(Vipin Kumar /HT PHOTO)

Bollywood is finding a voice. This is good news | HT Editorial

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2020 10:35 AM IST
Deepika Padukone showed courage. Actors speaking up enriches democracy
BJP leader Uma Bharti.(ANI Photo)
BJP leader Uma Bharti.(ANI Photo)

‘Some thinkers like venomous snakes, we will fix them’: Uma Bharti on JNU violence

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2020 10:17 AM IST
The Delhi Police is investigating the incident, and has identified a few people from the CCTV footages.
Standing solidly behind actor Deepika Padukone, DMK leader Kanimozhi said the campaign to boycott the actor will make people like her go and watch her movies.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Standing solidly behind actor Deepika Padukone, DMK leader Kanimozhi said the campaign to boycott the actor will make people like her go and watch her movies.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

‘Don’t watch Hindi films, but…’: DMK’s Kanimozhi on boycott Deepika campaign

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 10:20 PM IST
#BoycottDeepika has been trending after the actor made a surprise stop at the JNU last evening to lend support to the JNU students.
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar inside the JNU campus on Tuesday, January 07.(Vipin Kumar / Hindustan Times)
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar inside the JNU campus on Tuesday, January 07.(Vipin Kumar / Hindustan Times)

In crisp ‘thank you’ note to Deepika Padukone, Kanhaiya Kumar makes a prophecy

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2020 03:49 PM IST
Deepika Padukone’s visit to the university had drawn a sharp reaction on social media.
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