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Kanhaiya Kumar

Umar Khalid, Swara Bhaskar, Shehla Rashid Unite To Make Kanhaiya Kumar's Lok Sabha Debut A Success

Apr 14, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Fielded by the CPI, Kanhaiya Kumar, a debutant, is pitted against BJP veteran Giriraj Singh and RJD's Tanveer Hassan in Begusarai, which goes to polls on April 29 for the Lok Sabha election.

Delhi Govt Seeks Month's Time To Grant Sanction To Prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar In JNU Sedition Case

Apr 03, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi Police had earlier told the court that authorities were yet to give requisite sanctions to prosecute Kumar and others in the case, and it would take two to three months to procure sanctions.

David Gets A Reluctant Goliath In The Leningrad Of Bihar

Who’s afraid of Kanhaiya Kumar? Well, going by the recent turn of events in Bihar, many consider Union minister Giriraj Singh to be the one wary of facing him in the upcoming general elections.

Minister Who Sends People To Pakistan Is Not Ready To Contest From Begusarai: Kanhaiya On Giriraj

Mar 26, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Kanhaiya Kumar's jibe at Giriraj Singh, a Union minister, comes at a time when the BJP MP has been reportedly miffed with the party for not letting him contest Lok Sabha elections from Nawada

Bihar Left Parties Slam Mahagathbandhan For Keeping Them Out

The announcement of the seat-sharing formula by the Grand Alliance had evoked resentment from CPI secretary general Sudhakar Reddy

20 March, 2019

Mahagathbandhan On Track In Bihar After Congress Accepts RJD’s 9 Seats Offer, Formal Announcement March 22

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The Grand Alliance in Bihar comprises Lalu Prasad’s RJD, Congress party, Jitan Ram Manjhi’s Hindustani Awam Morcha, Sharad Yadav’s Loktantrik Janata Dal, Mukesh Sahni’s Vikasheel Insaan Party, Upendra Kushwaha’s Rashtriya Lok Samta Party and CPI (ML).

07 March, 2019

Kanhaiya Kumar Booked For Anti-Modi Remarks In Bihar

Outlook Web Bureau

In his complaint, Badwal alleged that Kumar had made the 'incendiary' comments at the Anjuman Islamia Hall in Bihar on Monday.

29 January, 2019

'Manufactured Controversy', Says Congress After Reports Of Withdrawing Invites To Kanhaiya Kumar, Shehla Rashid

Outlook Web Bureau

Asked if the invite was withdrawn because of BJP's criticism, Tewari said the "media was trying to create a storm in a teacup".

24 January, 2019

JNU Sedition Case: Delhi Law Minister Kailash Gahlot Slaps Notice On Law Secretary

Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi Police on January 14 filed a charge sheet in a city court against former JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and others in connection with an incident where anti-national slogans were allegedly raised

24 January, 2019

Don't Know About Kanhaiya, But Modi Has Committed Sedition By Stalling Our Work: Kejriwal

Outlook Web Bureau

Last week, the ruling AAP and the Delhi Police had traded allegations after a court questioned the filing of a charge sheet in the sedition case against former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others without procuring required sanction from authorities.

19 January, 2019

JNU Sedition Case: Court Asks Where Is Sanction? Cops Say Will Get In 10 Days

Outlook Web Bureau

Police on January 14 filed the chargesheet at a city court against Kumar and others, saying he was leading a procession and supported seditious slogans raised on the varsity campus during an event in February 2016.

19 January, 2019

BJP Accuses Congress And Rahul Gandhi Of Supporting Those Who Raised Anti-India Slogans

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The accusation comes days after police filed a chargesheet in a sedition case against former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and others.

16 January, 2019

JNU Sedition Case: Separatists Say Charge Sheet Against 7 Kashmiris Is 'Vindictive'

Outlook Web Bureau

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said the 2016 ‘sedition case’ will ruin the lives and careers of these Kashmiri students.

14 January, 2019

Kanhaiya Kumar Terms Charge Sheet In Sedition Case 'Politically Motivated'

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'The charge sheet is politically motivated. However, we want the charges to be framed and a speedy trial in the case so that the truth comes out,' said Kanhaiya Kumar.

14 January, 2019

Delhi Police Files Charge Sheet Against Kanhaiya Kumar In JNU Sedition Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Metropolitan Magistrate Sumit Anand put up the charge sheet for consideration before a competent court on Tuesday.

21 August, 2018

What Makes Umar Khalid So Seditious

Ufaque Paiker

The courtship started when Khalid along with his JNU friends went to put forth their view point on 'India's most watched news channel'.

24 July, 2018

Delhi HC Asks JNU To Allow Hostel Facility For 5 Students, Including Kanhaiya Kumar And Umar Khalid

Outlook Web Bureau

Kumar and several other students, including Umar Khalid, had moved the high court seeking quashing of the July 4 order imposing punishments on them.

20 July, 2018

Delhi HC Quashes Penalty Imposed On Kanhaiya Kumar By JNU, Calls It 'Illegal, Irrational, Irregular'

Outlook Web Bureau

Kumar had moved the high court on July 17 seeking direction to quash the office order of July 4 passed by JNU through the chief proctor.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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