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Umar Khalid in 10 days police custody, to be confronted with data

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday sent former Jawaharlal Nehru University student Umar Khalid to 10 days police custody in connection with a case related to the violence which broke out in Delhi’s northeast area in February this year. Delhi Police’s Special Cell had arrested Khalid on Sunday night under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) […]

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Delhi Police arrests Umar Khalid connection with NE Delhi riots

New Delhi: Delhi Police arrested former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Umar Khalid under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act in connection with northeast Delhi riots that broke out in February this year. Khalid has already been booked under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) along with Jamia student and RJD youth wing president Meeran Haider, JCC […]

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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 […]

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Sedition charge against Kanhaiya, others absurd, exposes govts motive: Chidambaram

New Delhi | Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday criticised Delhi Police action against former Jawaharlal Nehru University student leader Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others calling it “absurd,” saying the move taken after three years “exposes” the motive of the government. “The charge of sedition against Kanhaiya Kumar and others is absurd. If it […]