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Accused In Delhi Riots 2020 Being Shielded? Court Orders Probe

Nov 24, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Additional Sessions Judge Virender Bhat discharged five people accused of looting in a Delhi riots 2020 case due to lack of evidence. He ordered enquiry into IO's investigation and asked whether the accused were being sheilded.

Facebook Gets 14 Day Extension To Depose Before Delhi Assembly Committee On 2020 Riots

Nov 02, 2021

In the process of identifying best officials for deposition, Facebook had sought a 14 extension from the Peace and Harmony committee of the Delhi Assembly which is probing Northeast Delhi Riots of 2020.


Delhi Police Fined For 'Undue Harassment' Of Accused In Delhi Riots 2020

A Delhi Court imposed a fine of Rs. 25,000 on the Delhi Police because it didn't act as per court orders which sought personal intervention of DCP (NE), Joint Commissioner of Police (Eastern Range) and Commissioner of Police.

Delhi Riots Prosecutor 'Replaced' After Court Questioned Sustainability Of Charge Sheet

Sep 15, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav was sceptical about the sustainability of the charge sheet under law as the FIR was registered on a complaint in which three of the co-accused were acquitted earlier.


HC Extends Stay On ‘Callous’ Probe By Police In Delhi Riots Case

The Delhi High Court, which was hearing the police’s plea challenging the trial court order has extended stay on it until next date of hearing in November this year.

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09 September, 2021

Delhi Riots: Common Sense Shouldn't Be Given Go-by, Says Court; Discharges Man

Outlook Web Desk

Discharging a man of an offence in the north-east Delhi riots of 2020, a court said that even though communal riots cases have to be considered with the utmost sensitivity, common sense should not be given a go-by.


20 July, 2021

Delhi Court Acquits Man Accused Of Dacoity In First Judgment On Northeast Delhi Riots

Outlook Web Bureau

While clearing the accused of all charges, Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat observed testimonies of witnesses are completely contradictory to each other


14 July, 2021

Delhi Riots: Court Slaps Rs 25,000 Fine On Police For 'Callous' Investigation

Outlook Web Desk

On July 13, Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav of Delhi's Karkardooma court said that the police has "miserably failed" to carry out their statutory duties in the case and called the investigation "callous".


09 July, 2021

Delhi Riot: HC Dismisses Plea That Claimed Gulfisha Fatima’s Detention Was Illegal

Outlook Web Desk

The HC said the pleas was 'completely misplaced' and 'not maintainable'.


09 July, 2021

Delhi Can’t Afford February 2020 Like Riots, Facebook Role Must Be Looked Into: Supreme Court

Outlook Web Bureau

Entities like Facebook, which has around 270 million users in India, have to remain accountable to those who entrust them with such power, the Supreme Court said.


08 July, 2021

Delhi Riots: SC Says Facebook Has To Appear Before Panel But Can't Be Forced To Answer

Outlook Web Bureau

The apex court rejected the plea of Facebook India VP Ajit Mohan against summons issued by Delhi Assembly’s Peace and Harmony committee in connection with the 2020 riot probe.


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07 July, 2021

Symptomatic Of Underlying Misogyny: Editors Guild On ‘Up For Auction’ Pictures Of Women Journalists

Outlook Web Bureau

Journalist Fatima Khan, who had done intrepid reporting on the Delhi riots of 2020, was one of those targeted in these posts.


06 July, 2021

Delhi Riots: Ishrat Jahan Seeks Bail In UAPA Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Additional Sessions Judge Amitabh Rawat will hear the arguments on the plea on July 12.


29 June, 2021

'Even In Our Moment Of Freedom, State Tried Inflicting Pain': Activists Natasha Narwal And Devangana Kalita

Intifada P Basheer

In an interview with Outlook, student activists Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kalita discuss their arrest and bail, the use of UAPA on protesters and the future of the anti-CAA movement


18 June, 2021

HC Judgement On Activists Not To Be Treated As Precedent By Any Court To Give Similar Reliefs: SC

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme Court has said that reading down of UAPA may have pan-India ramifications.


18 June, 2021

A Rare Activist Judgement On UAPA

Prashant Reddy T.

The recent judgments of the Delhi High Court releasing on bail, three university students charged under UAPA can be classified as a rare act of judicial activism


17 June, 2021

Delhi Riots: Student Activists Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita, Asif Iqbal Tanha Released From Prison On Bail

Outlook Web Bureau

'Very happy with bail order; for many months we couldn't believe we're in jail under such charges,' Natasha said.


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16 June, 2021

A Mother’s Voice: ‘I Am Proud Of Devangana, Delhi HC Verdict Is A Win For Democracy’

Astha Savyasachi

'You haven't done anything wrong. You have protested against CAA. Go and answer the questions bravely,' Devangana's mother told her


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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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