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Representational image of the Northeast Delhi riots | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Police didn’t inform Delhi riots accused of serious charges, violated procedure: Lawyers

Police brought in additional charges against arrested Pinjra Tod members after they got bail. Lawyers say this has been observed in other Delhi riots arrests too.
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100 years of Jamia Millia Islamia, many #StandWithJamia in solidarity with arrested students

Saturday marked Jamia Millia Islamia's centenary & several social media users spoke of its legacy & renowned alumni.
Cars torched during Delhi riots in Shivpuri | Photo: Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

Jamia student sent to 7-day police custody in connection to Northeast Delhi riots

Asif Iqbal Tanha, a third-year BA student, was earlier arrested in connection with the violence in Jamia during an anti-CAA protest in December 2019.
Jamia Millia Islamia M.Phil. student Safoora Zargar | Photo: Facebook | Safoora Zargar

DCW asks police to file FIR for ‘online abuse’ of pregnant Jamia student held in riots case

Jamia student Safoora Zargar is 3 months pregnant and was arrested by the Delhi Police on 10 April. She has since been subjected to a slander campaign on social media over her pregnancy.
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Jamia students asked to vacate hostels say they won’t leave, fear they will be quarantined

In a notice last week, Jamia asked its students to vacate hostels, citing that nearby areas are Covid hotspots. But students say they’re ‘safe and secure’ in hostels.
Jamia Millia Islamia M.Phil. student Safoora Zargar | Photo: Facebook | Safoora Zargar

As arrested and pregnant Jamia student is slandered online, husband keeps faith in judiciary

Safoora Zargar, booked under UAPA, is lodged in Tihar jail amid the Covid-19 outbreak and has been denied bail. She is three months pregnant.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Dr Zakir Husain, India’s 3rd president, had a politician’s mind but an educationist’s heart

Dr Zakir Husain proved himself to be a strong believer in the intellectual integrity of universities in India. He believed education was the master and politics, the servant.
A man cycles past an empty road in Gokulpuri, Delhi, which saw arson and violence during communal riots Tuesday. | Photo: Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

Arrests in Jamia Millia Islamia violence & Delhi riots made on forensic evidence: Police

The communal clashes in February claimed 53 lives and over 200 people were injured.
At least 53 people died in the north-east Delhi riots in February (representational image) | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Arrest of 2 Jamia students during lockdown for February riots in Delhi kicks up a storm

Activists call the arrest of Jamia students Meeran Haider and Safoora Zargar ‘arbitrary’. Online petitions demand their release.
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Jamia to provide psycho-social support to students during Covid-19 outbreak

After providing tele-counselling services, the University has now set up a mental health & counselling committee to facilitate the well-being of students.

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Budget 2020 is now useless. Modi govt must present a new one

Covid has ensured Modi govt won’t meet 20% growth in tax collection target. That would be a terrible assumption to make in a pandemic-hit economy.

Can schools & students be trusted with Covid norms or should classes begin as curve flattens?

Over two lakh parents across India have opposed the Ministry of Home Affairs’ plan to reopen schools in July.


Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh | Photo: ANI

Chinese troops present in sizeable numbers at LAC, India has done what’s needed: Rajnath

Defence Minister says India and China perceive LAC differently, leading to regular jostling; Beijing ‘should seriously deliberate’ and resolve the issue amicably.

The Chinese are so predictable, Modi & Shah should’ve seen them coming on 5 August 2019

India should’ve anticipated the Chinese appearance in Ladakh, even the timing of it, when the status of Jammu & Kashmir was changed.