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Protesters have left footwear on the benches at Shaheen Bagh to mark Sunday's janata curfew | Photo: By special arrangement

No social media posts on CAA-NRC: Delhi court’s bail conditions for Shaheen Bagh protestors

The bail conditions were imposed on three men arrested last week for violating the lockdown when they refused to leave Shaheen Bagh protest site.
The protest at Jama Masjid in Delhi Friday

On World Poetry Day, a look at India’s verses of resistance

The recent protests in India have brought to the fore poetry's relationship with the State.
Representational image of Indian Muslims

From Babri to CAA, Javed Akhtar to Owaisi, Muslims are tested on the right adjectives

Modi-Shah first stripped Muslims of their dignity, then of their certainty in India.

Why the root of Delhi’s Hindu-Muslim riots is a malevolent creeper planted by Supreme Court

The top court wrote a diabolical chronology and playbook through its Assam NRC order, and the BJP turned it into an all-conquering, polarising dog-whistle.
A mob climbed the minaret of the Badi Masjid and planted a saffron flag.

Desecration of mosque damaged harmony Delhi’s Ashok Nagar stood for, says Hindu resident

Three houses of Muslims in Northeast Delhi’s Ashok Nagar were set ablaze Tuesday. Residents thank Hindu neighbours for helping, blame ‘kids from outside’ for attack.
Delhi High Court

In midnight hearing, Delhi HC asks police to ensure emergency treatment for riot victims

During the hearing at Justice S Muralidhar’s residence, Delhi HC tells police to ensure safe passage of the injured riot victims stuck in a Mustafabad hospital to GTB or other govt hospitals.
Security personnel on duty in Delhi's Kardam Puri on 25 February 2020 | Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

Delhi violence updates: ‘Shoot-at-sight’ orders in place, northeast border security tightened, schools to stay shut

Follow live updates on the situation in Northeast Delhi where violent clashes have resulted in 11 deaths, including a police constable.
Justice Deepak Gupta | YouTube

Suppression of dissent has a chilling effect on democracy: Justice Deepak Gupta

Whenever I find myself in trouble, I find the solution in the Constitution, says SC judge Gupta at the inaugural lecture of the Supreme Court Bar Association. Read his full speech here.
Protestors holding Tricolour flags raise slogans during a protest against CAB, NCR, NPR at Jamia college, in New Delhi | PTI

Hundreds of children, students & senior citizens march towards Jantar Mantar against CAA

Dr Kafeel Khan's wife and Sharjeel Imam's brother also participated in the march taken out under the banner of Welfare Party of India.

Karnataka anti-CAA school play: Should children not participate in political movements?

The questioning of 85 children of a Karnataka school by the police over a play that was allegedly staged against the Citizenship Act has drawn sharp criticism.

On Camera

Is India’s coronavirus lockdown leading to stress in families or strengthening relationships?

The 21-day nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus has led to people working from home and thus, spending more time with their families and partners.

Defence

Army personnel distribute packaged food to the homeless in Chennai on 31 March 2020 | PTI

In a first, Army deploys medical team at civil coronavirus quarantine camp in Delhi

The Indian Army has so far only been operating out of quarantine camps set up by the armed service for coronavirus patients.

Poke fun at taali, thaali, diya and mombatti all you want. Modi couldn’t care less

Modi knows who he needs to speak to, who he should toss, who he can address in kind. People accuse him of infantilising his voters, but it’s a winning strategy.