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JNU sedition row: Yet to get prosecution sanction for Kanhaiya from authorities, Delhi Police tells court

Delhi police had filed a charge sheet in the court against Kumar and others on January 14 for leading a procession and supporting seditious slogans raised on the JNU campus during an event on February 9, 2016.

Kanhaiya Kumar lights up CPI hopes, all eyes on grand alliance, NDA

In Begusarai, where there is little clarity on whether the CPI will be part of the RJD-led Grand Alliance and who the NDA candidate will be, Kanhaiya offers the only certainty for the state and local units of the CPI.


Case filed in Bihar court against Kanhaiya Kumar for anti-Modi remarks

The former student leader, who is all set to make his electoral debut from Begusarai Lok Sabha seat on a Communist Party of India (CPI) ticket, was addressing a public meeting organised by the party.

Kanhaiya set to get Begusarai, CPI seeks ‘at least’ four seats

CPI state secretary Satya Narain Singh told The Sunday Express: "Our central leader D Raja had met RJD chief Lalu Prasad. He had quoted four seats during his meeting."

JNU sedition case: Court to proceed ‘with or without sanction’

The judge said he will proceed with the matter if the prosecuting agency is unable to get sanction with regard to the particular offence on March 11 — for which sanction is a must from the competent authority.


Modi telling people one lie after other to become PM again: Kanhaiya in Rajkot

The rally and the public meeting were jointly organised by former Congress MLA Indranil Rajyaguru, Rashtravadi Yuva Manch and Dalit Adhikar Manch.

Kanhaiya Kumar in Rajkot: Sedition case is a ploy, will keep questioning Modi govt

While the rally in Rajkot comes in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections, Kanhaiya said he is yet to decide if he will contest the elections or not.

Kanhaiya, Mevani, Hardik to address rally in Rajkot today

The leaders who have been vocal critics of BJP-led NDA government at the Centre and policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi are coming to the common platform in the run-up to the Parliamentary election due in a couple of months.

JNU case: Court lashes out at Delhi govt for delaying sanctions to prosecute Kanhaiya, others

The Court has directed the Investigating Officer to ask the Delhi government to expedite the sanction decision. "Authorities cannot sit on files for an indefinite period," the court said and fixed next date of hearing on February 28.

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JNU row: Umar Khalid rusticated, Kanhaiya fined for pro-Afzal Guru event

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.

Make In India week, JNU protests, Grammys: Here are top 30 frames of the week

Narendra Modi inaugurates Make In India. JNUSU Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody. 58th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.


JNU students lead march for Kanhaiya Kumar's release, protest sedition law

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.

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody

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.

JNU row: Protest, counter-protest continue in Delhi

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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Kanhaiya sent to one-day remand: Delhi Police

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.

Kanhaiya's bail plea hearing deferred till Feb 29

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.