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DU gets High Court nod, open book exams begin on Monday
Sat, Aug 08, 2020

The court directed that regular students “... will be given complete three hours for answering question paper and one more hour for scanning answer sheets and uploading the same.

Delhi HC disposes plea against order of Special CP, tells officers probing riots to go by law
Sat, Aug 08, 2020

Justice Suresh Kumar Kait said reports in electronic/print media on the order — the order stated that arrests of “some Hindu youth” from riot-hit areas has led to a “degree of resentment among the Hindu community” — are "against the letter and spirit of the order."

High Court rejects plea against Army’s policy banning social media use
Thu, Aug 06, 2020

A bench of Justice Rahiv Sahai Endlaw and Justice Asha Menon held that the Army’s policy "has not been issued impulsively but is preceded by prolonged study of different aspects and data collated in this regard with particular instances and deliberations at the highest level thereon and has been issued after considering similar bans imposed by other countries, on armed personnel".

Northeast Delhi riots: Mob set victim on fire ‘to check if he was really dead’
Thu, Aug 06, 2020

These details surrounding Shahbaz’s death were submitted by police in court during the bail hearing of Rahul Sharma (24), an accused in the murder. Police have so far only found a piece of skull and some pelvic bones, which Shahbaz’s family claim belong to him.

Delhi govt counsel says testing matter can be closed, HC asks why resist monitoring
Wed, Aug 05, 2020

The court, while mentioning the previous orders it had passed in the matter, stated it has been “constantly monitoring as to how the testing of Covid-19 infection is being conducted to ensure there is speedy and accurate detection of the infection and steps are taken to arrest its spread”.

‘Inscrutable indolence’: Delhi court raps police over footage recovery delay
Mon, Jul 27, 2020

It was brought to the court’s notice that police were yet to seize or preserve relevant video footage from cameras installed at Jafrabad and Maujpur Metro stations and from photographers.

Delhi: Sonu Punjaban gets 24 years in jail for trafficking minor
Thu, Jul 23, 2020

The child was initially kidnapped by co-accused Sandeep Bedwal (41), who was also convicted and sentenced to 20 years in jail.

Delhi riots: 11 murder accused lost individuality, worked with mob mind, says court
Wed, Jul 22, 2020

The observations were made by the court while taking cognizance of the chargesheet filed against the 11 accused in the murder of Amir Khan. The case of his brother Hashim Ali will be heard separately.

Amid Pandemic, Courts Restrict Functioning Till July 31; Many lawyers head home in search of work: ‘No cases since March’
Sat, Jul 18, 2020

Lawyers who depended on day-to-day hearings have, meanwhile, been left in the lurch, with many returning home in search of jobs in local courts, or looking for different jobs till courts fully reopen.

Court grants bail to NE Delhi riot accused, cites lack of evidence
Sat, Jul 18, 2020

The court directed him to join the investigation as and when directed, not leave the station without prior permission from the court, and not induce or threaten witnesses or tamper with evidence.

Court-monitored probe plea by Pinjra Tod members turned down
Thu, Jul 16, 2020

The court also held that the accused persons have failed to point out any material irregularity in the investigation carried out by the police to substantiate their doubts.

Delhi: Man granted bail in riots case, court says evidence weak
Wed, Jul 15, 2020

Shamim Ahmed was granted bail by Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav on furnishing a personal bond of Rs 20,000 with one surety of the like amount.

Court denies Tahir bail: Did not use hands but rioters as human weapons
Tue, Jul 14, 2020

The bail order was dismissed by Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav, who stated that the possibility of witnesses being threatened if Hussain was released on bail cannot be ruled out.

Delhi riots: Used rioters as ‘human weapons’, says court as Tahir Hussain is denied bail
Mon, Jul 13, 2020

The bail order was dismissed by Additional Sessions Judge Vinod Yadav who said the possibility of the witnesses being threatened by Hussain, if he was released on bail, cannot be ruled out.

Burning question at Bawana Industrial Area: Many migrant workers back, but where is the work?
Mon, Jul 13, 2020

Bawana Industrial Area has around 16,000 units making plastic granules, coolers and fans, as well as chemical factories.

Minutes from home, brothers killed in riots made desperate calls to their family
Thu, Jul 09, 2020

Bodies of the two were among nine victims fished out from a drain during the February riots in Northeast Delhi. Multiple phone calls were made by Hashim to his younger brother Nasir Ali's two phones between 9 and 9:30 pm, Babu wrote in his statement to police.

Delhi riots: Maulana Saad, AAP MLA and owner of Al-Hind hospital find mention in chargesheet against Rajdhani school owner
Wed, Jul 08, 2020

The chargesheet states that further investigation, in terms of role played by Tablighi Jamaat, if any, in the riots is still being investigated.

Delhi riots: Hospital owner named in another riots chargesheet
Fri, Jul 03, 2020

AAP councillor Tahir Hussain has been chargesheeted in two cases by the Delhi Police. In one of the cases, he is an accused in the murder of Intelligence Bureau staffer Ankit Sharma. In the present case, he has been chargesheeted in a case of rioting in Khajuri Khas.

Delhi: Gun-toting riot accused says got carried away by YouTube
Mon, Jun 29, 2020

Police have named him in two cases. He has been charged with rioting and other relevant sections for allegedly pointing a gun at head constable Deepak Dahiya during the riots on February 24. He was arrested from Uttar Pradesh in March and is currently in judicial custody.

Markaz chargesheet talks of Malaysia, Indonesia foreigners as virus carriers
Sun, Jun 28, 2020

"It is needless to point out that some of these foreigners have acted as carriers of the highly infectious coronavirus and had thus brought over the infection from their respective countries to India,” the chargesheet states.

Waiter’s murder: Delhi Police chargesheet names owner of hospital that treated riot victims
Sat, Jun 27, 2020

When contacted, Dr Anwar said, "I am aware that my name has been mentioned in the chargesheet. Neither did I organise nor did I participate in the protest because I was always busy."

Court flags delay in application for police custody in Northeast Delhi riots case
Sat, Jun 27, 2020

Rajdhani Public School owner Faisal Farooq was recently granted bail in connection with a riot case, with the judge noting that the police “chargesheet is bereft of material showing the links of applicant with PFI, Pinjra Tod group and Muslim clerics”.

Delhi riots: Bail to school owner, court says no evidence of PFI link
Mon, Jun 22, 2020

Faisal Farooq, owner of Rajdhani Public School, was among eight people arrested in a case of rioting outside the school in the Shiv Vihar area on February 24.

Suspended J&K DSP Davinder Singh, allegedly caught ferrying militants, gets bail
Fri, Jun 19, 2020

The court granted bail to Singh and co accused Irfan Shafi Mir after it noted that the chargesheet has not been filed and mandatory statutory period of 90 days has already elapsed.

Midnight burial at ITO after day of tracking body en route UP
Fri, Jun 19, 2020

Shamim had been waiting the whole day to bury the body of a 65-year-old spiritual leader, Mohammad Ahmad Akrami, who died after testing positive for coronavirus at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.