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JNU sedition case: Court tells police to give chargesheet copy to accused

March 16, 2021 1:06 am

The court took cognizance of the chargesheet and Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Pankaj Sharma directed police to supply a copy of the same to all the accused.

JNU sedition case: Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid appear before Delhi court

March 15, 2021 12:00 pm

The court directed the police to give copies of chargesheet to the accused and posted the matter for April 7.  Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) Pankaj Sharma also granted bail to seven accused who were not arrested in the case earlier.

Nothing political about meetings with LJP MP, Kanhaiya: Nitish Kumar

February 18, 2021 9:38 pm

About the visit of CPI's Kanhaiya Kumar to his key aide and cabinet colleague Ashok Choudhary, the chief minister said that the former JNU student leader and an MLA of his party had met him earlier but did not discuss politics.

JNU sedition case: Kanhaiya, others to face trial, summoned on March 15

February 16, 2021 7:33 am

In its chargesheet, police claimed Kumar led a procession and supported — along with others named as accused — seditious slogans raised on the JNU campus on February 9, 2016, during an event to mark the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

Delhi confidential: Meeting ‘Other’ Side

February 16, 2021 4:20 am

Those close to him say CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar met JD(U) functionary Ashok Choudhary on Sunday to discuss some issues related to Bihar.

Kanhaiya Kumar meets Nitish aide, sets tongues wagging in NDA

February 15, 2021 7:44 pm

A fiery former JNU student leader, Kanhaiya has been soft toward Nitish Kumar despite their parties rarely getting on the same page on most issues.

Explained: What does Kanhaiya Kumar bring to the poll table?

October 27, 2020 2:35 pm

The CPI’s presence in Bihar is limited and may have been affecting Kanhaiya Kumar’s reach in the state as well.

‘It’s not a referendum on Modi, absolutely not... the anger is against Nitish’

October 23, 2020 6:36 pm

Word is that he will start campaigning soon — the CPI is contesting the polls as part of the Mahagathbandhan. However, like much about Kanhaiya lately, there is no clarity on how many rallies, and for whom in the alliance.

Daily briefing: Cabinet clears decks for district councils in J&K; Kerala plans tougher laws on online abuse

October 22, 2020 8:35 am

We are covering the amendment to the Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act, CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar's exclusive interview to The Indian Express and how the campaigning for by-elections in Madhya Pradesh has descended to a new low.

Kanhaiya Kumar interview: 'It's not a referendum on Modi, absolutely not... Talk to anyone in Bihar, the anger is against Nitish'

October 22, 2020 11:27 am

In an interview with The Indian Express, CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar says Bihar elections are not going to be one-sided and there is much anger, especially against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.


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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody

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.

JNU row: Protest, counter-protest continue in Delhi

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.


Kanhaiya Kumar Speech At JNU Campus

March 09, 2016 10:44 am

Keystrokes: Kanhaiya

March 08, 2016 11:29 am

Kanhaiya sent to one-day remand: Delhi Police

February 26, 2016 9:40 am

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

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.