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Days after teen’s suicide, students, activists hold solidarity march at Jantar Mantar

March 07, 2022 7:47 am

A group of students from Amity University, Noida, also performed a nukkad natak to show how students face harassment on a daily basis.

Jantar Mantar slogans: ‘Accused used WhatsApp, Facebook to mobilise crowd’

October 26, 2021 9:55 am

The men were arrested for allegedly raising inflammatory, anti-Muslim slogans at Jantar Mantar during a protest march on August 8.

Pinky Chaudhary claims Jantar Mantar event planned beforehand

September 02, 2021 7:50 am

Hundreds of Chaudhary’s supporters had accompanied him Tuesday when he surrendered. Chaudhary was later taken to Connaught Place police station and arrested.

Jantar Mantar ‘hate speech’: Hindu Raksha Dal chief surrenders before Delhi Police

September 01, 2021 1:58 am

DCP (New Delhi district) Deepak Yadav confirmed his arrest. Hundreds of Chaudhary’s supporters accompanied him to the Mandir Marg police station Tuesday.

‘Clearly seen participating in incendiary speeches’: Delhi court denies bail to Jantar Mantar event organiser

August 28, 2021 7:12 pm

The court observed that 'right to assemble and freedom to air one's thoughts are cherished under the Constitution of India, however, they are not absolute and are to be exercised with inherent reasonable restrictions."

Hate speech: Delhi court dismisses bail plea of organiser of Jantar Mantar event

August 28, 2021 1:45 pm

In its order passed on August 27, the court also noted that the event was conducted at Jantar Mantar in spite of the denial of permission by the Delhi Police and in total disregard to Covid protocol issued by the Union government.

‘We are not in a Taliban state’: Court rejects Hindu Raksha Dal chief’s anticipatory bail plea

August 24, 2021 7:55 am

The court held that right to freedom of speech is "not absolute", nor can it be extended to transgress upon the fundamental right of other people; nor can it be expanded to the acts prejudicial to the maintenance of peace, harmony and public order.

Jantar Mantar slogans: Hindu Army head arrested from Lucknow

August 22, 2021 7:39 am

Police say he got invite on WhatsApp group, helped mobilise people

Residents of Khori Gaon demand speedy rehabilitation: ‘Living on the rubble of our demolished homes’

August 20, 2021 7:22 am

With almost all of the sprawling settlement razed now, some residents have scattered and are living in rented accommodation elsewhere, while many continue to live over the remains of their demolished houses, using tarpaulin or tin sheets of roofs.

Jantar Mantar slogans: Court pulls up police for not questioning reporter seen ‘trying to incite’ people

August 19, 2021 7:56 am

Additional Sessions Judge Anil Antil reserves order on Pinky Chaudhary’s anticipatory bail application, extends interim protection till Saturday


Students protest over Rohith Vemula's suicide at Jantar Mantar

February 24, 2016 1:40 pm

Student activists from CYSS and NSUI held a protest rally over Rohith Vemula's suicide at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Tuesday (February 23).


Rare pictures: Protests at the Boat Club

June 22, 2020 6:20 pm

Take a look at some of the candid pictures of protests at Boat Club in Delhi . This is part of a weekly photo series where we bring you some unguarded moments captured over the years by The Indian Express photographers’ network.

Visuals Of Rohith Vemula Protest Rally

February 24, 2016 12:06 pm

JNU students hold protest march, sell ‘Mera Yaar Kanhaiya’ t-shirts

February 18, 2016 1:39 pm

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Staging a march protest Mandi House to Jantar Mantar, the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Thursday wore "Mera Yaar Kanhaiya" T-Shirts and sold them in order to show their support to Kanhaiya Kumar. Students of JNU took out the rally demanding Kanhaiya’s release and dropping of sedition charges against him. Meanwhile, Kanhaiya applied for a bail before the Supreme Court and the matter will be heard on Friday. Former Attorney General Soli Sorabjee is likely to argue for Kanhaiya’s bail plea.

BJP protests against anti-national slogans raised in JNU

February 17, 2016 8:31 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): In the row of unending protests all over the nation, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staged a protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Wednesday. Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi also joined the protest. The protestors carried placards showing anguish against the ongoing protests at various educational institutions.