Sunday, 29 May, 2022
TopicNortheast Delhi violence

Topic: Northeast Delhi violence

Riots changed Hindu-Muslim dynamics in NE Delhi. For some, it’s ‘hateful beyond repair’ now

Many riot victims, from both Hindu & Muslim communities, say they've stopped interacting with those from the other faith. Others say hatred was fuelled by rioters, rumours.

Investigation pending in 407 of 755 cases a year after northeast Delhi riots

According to police data, a total of 1,818 people — 956 Muslims and 868 Hindus — were arrested in the last one year in connection with the Feb 2020 Delhi riots.

A year on, Delhi riot victims struggle to cope with depression, nightmares & livelihood loss

Delhi riots broke out on 23 February 2020, leaving 53 dead and nearly 600 injured. Police say 755 FIRs were lodged and 1,818 people arrested.

HC grants bail to cab driver accused of hatching conspiracy to incite Delhi riots

The court said that according to the call detail records, the accused was not even in the vicinity of the area where the incident occurred.

Delhi Police acted swiftly, fairly during February 2020 Delhi riots, says MoS Home Reddy

G. Kishan Reddy told the Lok Sabha Tuesday that 'proportionate and appropriate' actions were taken by the Delhi Police to control the situation.

For 14-yr-old Faizan, shot in the back during Delhi riots, it has been a limp back to normalcy

Mohammad Faizan had stepped out of his home to go to a nearby shop on 25 February when he was shot. Nine months later, he can walk again, and has started back at school this week.

SC refuses to cancel bail granted to SIM card seller charged with UAPA in Delhi riots case

The top court rejected Delhi Police’s plea challenging Delhi High Court’s 23 October order granting bail to Faizan Khan in a case alleging conspiracy behind Delhi riots.

4 retired judges & 2 ex-civil servants set to ‘independently probe’ Delhi riots

Need for an expert committee probe necessitated by criticism that the Delhi Police probe into the riots has evoked, says a body of ex-civil servants.

Delhi Police fabricating evidence in cop injury case, claims lawyer for 6 riot-accused men

Charge sheet pertains to alleged injuries suffered by 2 Delhi cops during the Northeast Delhi riots, and the killing of head constable Ratan Lal.

Pinjra Tod’s Devangana Kalita gets bail in Delhi riots case, HC says she protested peacefully

Kalita will, however, not be released from jail as there’s another case lodged against her under UAPA by Delhi Police’s Special Cell to unearth the larger conspiracy behind the riots.

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What are UST & Luna and why the fall of 2 ‘stablecoins’ led to a crypto crash in India

Along with crash in value of UST and Luna coins, Indian market for crypto assets also reeling under strict control imposed by government, with the imposition of TDS on all crypto transactions.


NSA Ajit Doval with NSAs from the other countries at the meeting at Dushanbe, Tajikistan | Photo: Courtesy the NSA's office

NSA Ajit Doval pushes for ‘terror free’ Afghanistan, says India stands with Afghan people

Doval's comments came at 4th Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan attended by national security advisors from Tajikistan, India, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan & China.

Why it’s obscene to tell Ukraine to give in & how war-upended global balance of power brings openings for India

Global order is in flux, and India is being wooed by all. It opens up economic, strategic & military possibilities unimaginable till recently. It is for India to take this opportunity.