Assam said no for providing cops to Delhi police: Centre to HC

New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that Assam has expressed inability to provide its cops for being deputed in the national capital to ensure safety and security of persons hailing from northeast states.

"In pursuance of the earlier direction of the court, we had written to eight north eastern states seeking their help in providing policemen on deputation here.

Nido Taniam murder case: Accused remanded to judicial custody

A Delhi court on Monday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of four persons arrested in connection with the death of 19-year-old Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Taniam.

Arunachal Assembly condemns Nido Taniam`s death

Cutting across political lines, all members of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly condemned the death of Nido Taniam in New Delhi and unanimously resolved to impress upon the Centre to pass a strong Anti-Racial Act in Parliament.

Nido Taniam death: Rahul Gandhi assures Northeast students

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday sought to assure the people of Northeast migrating to other parts of the country for livelihood, during an interaction with school students here.

Northeast youth murder case: Judicial custody of accused extended

A Delhi court on Tuesday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of four persons arrested in connection with the death of a 19-year-old Arunachal Pradesh youth here.

CBI receives reference to probe Nido Taniam`s killing

CBI has received a reference from the Centre to probe the killing of 19-year-old youth Nido Taniam`s allegedly by a group of traders in Lajpat Nagar area here on January 29.

Attack on NE people extremely distressing: President

Describing recent incidents of racial violence involving people from North East as extremely distressing, President Pranab Mukherjee has called for urgent steps to assuage feelings of the people of the region.

NESO demands security, safety of NE people in Delhi, NCR

North East Students Organisation demonstrated before Raj Bhavan demanding justice for Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Taniam and security and safety to the Northeast people in Delhi and the NCR region.

MZP sends memorandum to President

Mizo students association submitted a memorandum to President Pranab Mukherjee seeking his intervention in the attacks against the people of the North East in Delhi.

Northeast students protest in Delhi, laticharged by cops

Northeast students protesting at Raisina Hill here against the attacks on people from the northeartern states and demanding justice for the Nido Taniam, a student from Arunachal Pradesh who died in the national capital after allegedly beaten up, were laticharged by the Delhi Police on Friday.

Nido Taniam`s killing most shameful, says PM

Parents of a youth from Arunachal Pradesh who was murdered here recently on Friday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who said he associated himself with their grief and that "severest punishment" should be given to those guilty of the "most shameful" act.

SC issues guidelines to Centre, state govts to protect Northeast people

In the wake of frequent attacks on the people from northeastern states, the Supreme Court on Friday issued guidelines to the Central government and the state governments.

Family of Nido Taniam meets Sonia Gandhi

Parents and close family members of Arunachal Pradesh youth Nido Tania, who died after alleged assault by a group of people here, on Wednesday met UPA chief Sonia Gandhi and urged her to ensure a time-bound CBI probe and punishment to the guilty.

PIL in SC seeking directions to protect Northeast people

A PIL was on Wednesday moved in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to put in place a system and framing of guidelines to protect the people from north eastern states in the national capital and other parts of the country from racial discrimination.

Non-Manipuri people shut shop during `curfew` in Manipur

Non-Manipuri people on Wednesday closed their shops and stopped business transactions during the 18-hour `curfew` imposed by a students` committee to protest attacks on Northeast people in the national capital.

Nido Taniam`s death: Home Minister orders CBI inquiry, four charged with murder

Home Minister SushilKumar Shinde on Tuesday ordered an inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the death of Arunachal teen Nido Taniam, who was allegedly mercilessly beaten by shopkeepers in Lajpat Nagar area last month.

Nido Taniam`s death: Murder charge slapped on four men

Delhi Police on Tuesday told a court here that they have slapped the charge of murder against the four persons, one of whom was arrested this morning, in connection with the death of a 19-year-old Arunachal Pradesh youth.

Delhi HC asks Centre to submit draft guidelines for safety of Northeast people

The Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Central government to submit draft guidelines by Tuesday in order to ensure safety of the Northeastern community staying in the nation`s capital.

Nido Taniam died due to severe beating: Autopsy report

The post-mortem report of Arunachal teen Nido Taniam, who was allegedly mercilessly beaten by shopkeepers in Lajpat Nagar area, has stated severe beating as the cause of death.

SIT set up to investigate Manipuri girl`s rape

Delhi Police have constituted a Special Investigation Team to investigate the rape of a 14-year-old Manipuri girl allegedly by her landlord`s son two days ago.