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Facing Charges Of Delhi Riots, Umar Khalid Tells Court That "Advocacy Against Law Is Not A Crime"

Nov 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Umar Khalid and several others have been booked under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), a stringent anti-terror law, and are accused of being the "masterminds" of the February 2020 riots in the national capital which had left 53 people dead and over 700 injured.

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

Sep 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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.


Delhi Riots: Cannot Lodge 5 FIRs For Same Offence, HC Tells Police

Quashing four of the FIRs, the Delhi High Court held that there cannot be a second FIR and fresh investigation for the same cognisable offence, the high court said.

Communal Slogans Raised At Rally In Delhi's Jantar Mantar, FIR Lodged A Day After

Aug 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The event, organised by former Delhi BJP spokesperson Ashwini Upadhyay, was meant to be a rally against "colonial-era laws" as part of the 'Bharat Jodo Andolan'.


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

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.

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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.


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


25 June, 2021

'I Was Called Traitor And Jihadi': Activist Asif Iqbal Tanha On Being Imprisoned Under UAPA

Intifada P Basheer

Student activist Asif Iqbal Tanha tells Outlook why he feels UAPA is being used to silence voices of dissent, the future of the anti-CAA movement and the ‘mental torture’ he underwent in Tihar.


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


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18 June, 2021

Will Continue Our Struggle, Say Student Activists Freed From Jail In Delhi Riot Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Their friends and family members had gathered outside the jail before their release.


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.


17 June, 2021

Delhi Riots 2020: Court Orders Immediate Release Of 3 Student Activists From Jail

Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi Riot Case: Earlier in the day, the students had moved the Delhi High Court seeking forthwith release from jail saying that they had not been released even after 36 hours of obtaining a bail order.


17 June, 2021

Delhi Riots: Not Released From Jail After Getting Bail, Accused Students Move HC

Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi riots: In a fresh plea in the high court, they have said that even after 36 hours of passing of the bail order they have not yet been released from jail.


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


16 June, 2021

Delhi Police Moves SC To Challenge Bail Issued To Three Student Activists In Delhi Riots Case

Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi High Court Tuesday granted bail to Devangana Kalita, Natasha Narwal and Asif Iqbal Tanha in connection with a case pertaining to the northeast Delhi riots


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15 May, 2021

Used Rioters As ‘Human Weapons’: Delhi Court Denies Bail To Ex-AAP Councillor Tahir Hussain

Outlook Web Bureau

Tahir Hussain was arrested on March 16, 2020, for his alleged involvement in various crimes during the Northeast Delhi riots last year


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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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