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Siddique Kappan


Hathras ‘conspiracy’ case: Mathura court rejects Kappan’s bail petition

July 07, 2021 8:05 am

The court has already rejected the bail pleas of the three arrested with the journalist on October 4 at the district’s Maath toll plaza.

Jailed journalist Siddique Kappan's mother passes away

June 18, 2021 7:11 pm

Siddique Kappan has been in prison since October 5 last year in a case linked to an alleged conspiracy to inflame religious enmity over the rape in Hathras of a Dalit girl and her death.

Kappan unwell but still shifted from AIIMS, says his lawyer; jail official denies

May 09, 2021 8:42 am

Mathura Jail Superintendent Shailendra Maitreyi, however, told The Sunday Express that the journalist was shifted back to the jail only after he was discharged by AIIMS.

Kappan shifted to AIIMS, Delhi for treatment

May 01, 2021 3:26 am

Kappan was arrested in Mathura in October on charges of conspiracy to create caste violence in Hathras, where a Dalit girl was allegedly raped and murdered.

SC says shift jailed journalist Siddique Kappan to Delhi hospital, Centre objects

April 29, 2021 2:01 am

The court added that meanwhile Kappan is at liberty to approach "the concerned courts for the grant of bail or to challenge the proceedings or for quashing the chargesheet”.

Punishing process

April 28, 2021 8:43 am

As custodian of individual liberties, SC must prevent due process from becoming punishment. It must fast track cases

SC asks UP government to submit medical records of journalist Siddique Kappan

April 28, 2021 5:48 am

A bench headed by Chief Justice of India N V Ramana and Justices Surya Kant and A S Bopanna fixed the matter for hearing on Wednesday and asked Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, who appeared for the Uttar Pradesh government, to also produce the medical records.

Shift Covid-hit Kappan to super-specialty hospital, Kerala CM writes to Adityanath

April 26, 2021 4:22 am

Arrested journalist’s wife writes to CJI, says he is tied to a hospital bed, his condition critical.

Lawyer moves SC to transfer Kappan to AIIMS Delhi

April 24, 2021 4:54 am

Kappan is in Mathura jail in connection with an alleged conspiracy to inflame religious enmity over the Hathras incident in which a Dalit woman was killed last September after being allegedly gang-raped.

Hathras Sedition Case: Kappan, others seek dropping of court proceedings in absence of prosecution sanction against them

April 13, 2021 1:36 am

On October 4 last year, Mathura police had held Kappan, Atiq, Masood and Alam at Maant toll plaza while they were on their way to meet the family of a 19-year-old Dalit girl, who was allegedly gangraped and murder, in Hathras.