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D Raja on Kanhaiya Kumar sedition case: ‘AAP silence raises questions... political eclecticism won’t last’

March 02, 2020 7:16 am

We are confident that Kanhaiya Kumar will come out unscathed as the charges are false and politically motivated, says D Raja.

Delhi govt’s nod in Kanhaiya sedition case: Cong says AAP, BJP two sides of same coin; Left blames ‘BJP pressure’

March 01, 2020 2:08 am

The Congress said the AAP’s thinking is the same as that of the BJP and they were “two sides of the same coin”.

People who say Godse was right making allegations: Kanhaiya

March 01, 2020 2:05 am

Speaking at a rally against CAA, NRC and NPR outside Kadru Haj House here on Friday night, Kanhaiya said he is praying for the people who died in Delhi riots.

Will fight politically, legally sedition case against Kanhaiya Kumar: CPI

February 29, 2020 5:42 pm

"The party is confident that Kanhaiya Kumar will come out unscathed as the charges are false and politically motivated," the CPI said in a statement.

Chidambaram criticises Delhi govt decision to prosecute Kanhaiya in sedition case

February 29, 2020 9:57 am

Senior Congress leader and former finance minister P Chidambaram said he "strongly disapproved" the Delhi government's decision to prosecute former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others in the 2016 JNU sedition case. 

AAP rethink: Kanhaiya, nine others to face sedition trial

February 29, 2020 6:54 am

The wait for prosecution sanction had been a constant irritant in the already strained ties between the AAP government in Delhi and the Centre. Police claimed the trial was stalled for want of sanction and several BJP leaders accused AAP of shielding the students by not giving the go-ahead.

JNU sedition case: Kanhaiya Kumar calls for speedy trial after Delhi govt's nod for prosecution

February 28, 2020 9:47 pm

The police had claimed in the chargesheet that Kumar was leading a procession and supported seditious slogans raised on the campus during an event on February 9, 2016.

Kanhaiya Kumar says Bihar govt should withdraw NPR notification

February 28, 2020 7:32 am

Kanhaiya Kuman had started a tour across Bihar under the banner of Joint Forum Against NPR-CAA-NRC on January 30 and held public meetings in all districts.

JNU sedition case: Delay irks court, CM Kejriwal says will prod dept

February 20, 2020 3:09 am

According to official records, police had applied to the Delhi government for prosecution sanction just two hours before filing the chargesheet in the case on January 14 last year. In the absence of a sanction, the court has been deferring taking cognizance of the chargesheet.

JNU sedition case: Court directs Delhi govt to file status report

February 19, 2020 1:12 pm

The court passed the directions after police submitted that permission to prosecute Kumar and others has not been granted yet and the letter requesting sanction is pending with GNCTD.


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.