January 12, 2020 4:43 pm
Kumar said a controversy around JNU was being raked up deliberately before the Delhi Assembly polls. “You can call JNU anti-national, but it will not give your children employment, it won’t give you safety,” he said.
January 08, 2020 2:37 am
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, Congress leader Sharmistha Mukherjee, Swaraj India leader Yogendra Yadav, CPI-ML (Liberation) leader Kavita Krishnan and others spoke at the event.
January 05, 2020 3:16 pm
Sharma hit the headlines last month when he complained against a students' demonstration on campus, where a poem by Faiz Ahmad Faiz was read to express solidarity with students of Jamia Millia Islamia.
December 27, 2019 1:43 pm
The rally was largely attended by youth, traders and farmers.
December 19, 2019 3:44 am
The Jamia Teachers’ Association took out a peace march on campus Wednesday to thank various universities that came out in solidarity with Jamia students.
December 12, 2019 3:09 am
Time and again, the court had granted time to Delhi Police to procure the requisite sanction. As per official records, police had applied to the Delhi government for sanction just two hours before filing the chargesheet on January 14
December 10, 2019 9:07 am
Kumar was also joined by other leaders and speakers, including Kannan Gopinathan, who quit from Indian Administrative Services over lack of freedom of expression in Kashmir, CPI’s Kavita Krishnan and Forward Bloc MLA Ali Imran Ramz Victor.
December 05, 2019 8:53 am
On October 25, the Delhi government’s prosecution department had informed a Delhi court hearing the JNU sedition case that the decision on whether or not to accord sanction for prosecution is still pending for approval before the ministry concerned.
December 04, 2019 1:39 pm
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar said it cannot pass any direction in this regard and it is for the Delhi government to decide as per existing rules, policy, law and facts of that case on whether to grant approval for prosecution.
September 19, 2019 2:40 am
The Indian Express had earlier reported that the Delhi government has decided to turn down the Delhi Police request to prosecute Kanhaiya and others, after the home department took a view that the February 9, 2016, event inside the JNU campus does not amount to sedition against the state.
April 25, 2016 9:03 pm
While Umar and Anirban were found guilty of triggering communal violence and disrupting communal harmony on campus, Mujeeb was found guilty of participating in the sloganeering.
February 20, 2016 8:00 am
Narendra Modi inaugurates Make In India. JNUSU Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody. 58th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.
February 19, 2016 2:43 pm
JNU students began their march from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar in protest against the arrest of Kanhaiya Kumar and the ‘gagging of freedom of speech’ by the government.
February 18, 2016 9:53 am
JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, arrested on sedition charges, was allegedly beaten up by lawyers on Wednesday while he was being produced at Patiala House court.
February 15, 2016 6:52 pm
A scuffle broke out at the Patiala House court in New Delhi on Monday afternoon after a group of about 40 lawyers present inside the court started shouting anti-JNU slogans demanding that University faculty present inside the court leave.
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New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI) Rajan Bhagat, public relations officer of the Delhi Police, said Kanhaiya Kumar who has been booked on sedition charges, have been taken on one-day remand by the Delhi police for further investigation in the JNU unrest. He added that that Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are also facing the charges of sedition, will be confronted on Friday for investigation. He further said necessary action must be taken against the accused.
February 24, 2016 8:28 am
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday deferred the hearing on the bail plea of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar to February 29. Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) Shailendra Babbar informed that Kanhaiya’s remand will be sought. Reiterating similar statement, another SPP Anil Soni said the court has directed to hold Kanhaiya’s next hearing at an undisclosed location, in view of his security and safety.