Umar Khalid (File Image/Twitter)

Umar Khalid, 2 Jamia students booked under UAPA for Delhi violence

New Delhi: Delhi Police have booked former Jawaharlal Nehru University student and activist Umar Khalid and two Jamia Millia Islamia students under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) in connection with inciting violence in the national capital’s northeast area in February this year, a lawyer said on Tuesday. Widespread violence between people supporting the Citizenship […]

Ankit Sharma was stabbed over 400 times during the Delhi riots and his body was thrown in a sewer in northeast Delhi's Chandbagh area (File Photo)

Ankit Sharma’s killer to be revealed soon: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Investigative agencies have received a video of the killing of Intelligence Bureau staffer Ankit Sharma from the people of the locality and soon the name of his killer will be revealed, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday. Shah said that after the riots the government put up advertisements […]

New Delhi: A view of torched Rajdhani Senior Secondary School in Shiv Vihar after the riots in North East Delhi, on Feb 28, 2020. (File Photo: IANS)

48-hour ban on Malayalam channels over Delhi riots coverage

New Delhi: The government has ordered two leading Malayalam news channels to suspend telecast for 48 hours over their coverage of the recent anti-CAA riots in Delhi. The action comes over alleged violation of certain provisions of the Cable Television Nework Rules, 1994 separately by the two channels. In accordance with the orders of the Ministry […]