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Delhi riots: No coercive action against Facebook VP till Oct

NEW DELHI:The Supreme Court Wednesday directed a Delhi Legislative Assembly panel not to take coercive action against Facebook India VP and MD Ajit Mohan till October 15 in connection with a summon asking him to depose before it with regard to north east Delhi riots. The panel is probing the social media firm’s role in […]Read More

Delhi riots: Police arrests former JNU student leader Umar Khalid

Former Jawaharlal Nehru University student Umar Khalid was today arrested by the Delhi Police under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA). Earlier this week, Khalid was called by the Crime Branch for questioning in the northeast Delhi riots case. He was let off after the questioning. Khalid has already been booked under the Unlawful […]Read More

Delhi riots: Police name Yechury, Yogendra Yadav, Jayati Ghosh, in

NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police has named CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury, Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav, economist Jayati Ghosh and Delhi University professor Apoorvanand in a supplementary charge sheet in the February riots cases, accusing them of “provoking and mobilising” anti-CAA protesters. Some of those named have also been charged with — based […]Read More

Bloomsbury India says it won’t publish book on Delhi riots

New Delhi: Bloomsbury India on Saturday announced it has withdrawn itself from publishing a book on the Delhi riots of February after there was outrage over a virtual pre-publication launch, which it said was being organised without its knowledge. The publishing house faced massive backlash online on Friday after a purported advertisement of the book […]Read More