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Former JNU student Umar Khalid granted bail in 2020 Delhi riots case

The Delhi court said the investigation in the case has been completed and the charge sheet has been filed and it is the case in which Khalid was not physically present at the scene of the crime on the date of the incident. 

Apr 15, 2021, 22:55 PM IST

Petition in Delhi HC to apply mask during election campaign, court seeks reply

The case of not wearing masks during election campaign in 4 states including West Bengal has reached Delhi High Court. Hearing the petition filed, the High Court has sent a notice to the Central Government and the Election Commission seeking an answer.

Apr 08, 2021, 13:54 PM IST

MJ Akbar challenges journalist Priya Ramani's acquittal in Delhi High Court

M J Akbar has challenged the trial court's February 17 order acquitting journalist Priya Ramani in the case on the ground that a woman has the right to put grievances before any platform of her choice even after decades.

Mar 24, 2021, 23:29 PM IST

JNU sedition case: Delhi Court grants bail to 7 accused

Delhi's Patiala House Court on Monday (March 15) granted bail to seven accused in the 2016 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) sedition case.

Mar 15, 2021, 14:25 PM IST

Batla House encounter 2008: Delhi court to pronounce verdict today

A Delhi Court on Monday (March 15) will pronounce its decision in the case related to 2008 Batla House encounter. The court will pass judgment in the case of Ariz Khan, one of the accused in the Batla House encounter, who was arrested a decade later in February 2018. 

Mar 15, 2021, 10:43 AM IST

Toolkit case: Delhi court to hear Nikita Jacob, Shantanu Muluk's anticipatory bail plea today

The case involves the creation and sharing of a controversial toolkit - an online document - in support of the ongoing farmers' protest against farm laws. On March 2, Additional session judge Dharmera Rana had given the Delhi Police a week's time to file a detailed response on Jacob's plea and posted the matter for hearing today. 

Mar 09, 2021, 10:34 AM IST

'Cobra' remark taken out of context, it was just a film dialogue: Mithun Chakraborty

Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty, who joined the BJP on Sunday, has given a new colour to the West Bengal Assembly election.

Mar 08, 2021, 07:38 AM IST

Delhi court to pronounce judgment in 2008 Batla House encounter case today

According to reports, the court will pass judgment in the case of Ariz Khan, who was arrested in February 2018. Khan was arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi Police after a decade of allegedly being on the run.

Mar 08, 2021, 07:13 AM IST

Congress will contest on 92 seats in West Bengal, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said that the Congress party will contest 92 seats in West Bengal.

Mar 02, 2021, 09:18 AM IST

Toolkit case: Delhi court sends climate activist Disha Ravi to three-day judicial custody

The Delhi High Court Friday said certain media coverage of investigation in the FIR against Ravi for her alleged involvement in sharing a toolkit backing farmers' protest indicates "sensationalism and prejudicial reporting", but declined to order the removal of any such content at this stage.

Feb 19, 2021, 17:02 PM IST

Journalist Priya Ramani acquitted in MJ Akbar criminal defamation case

A Delhi court on Wednesday acquitted journalist Priya Ramani in connection with the criminal defamation case filed by former Union Minister MJ Akbar against her. In his defamation suit, MJ Akbar had claimed that Priya Ramani caused damage to his "stellar reputation" by accusing him of sexual harassment in an article written in 2017 and a tweet posted in 2018. 

Feb 17, 2021, 16:12 PM IST

Kapil Mishra tenders unconditional apology to Satyendra Jain in Delhi court for defamatory statements

BJP leader Kapil Mishra tendered an unconditional apology for his statements in the court and Satyendra Jain withdrew the case. 

Oct 29, 2020, 23:02 PM IST

Delhi court sentences 15 ISIS operatives to varying jail terms in conspiracy case

A special NIA court in Delhi awarded varying jail terms to 15 persons associated with terror organisation ISIS for hatching a criminal conspiracy to carry out acts of terrorism in the country.

Oct 17, 2020, 13:45 PM IST

Court restrains from publishing book titled 'Gunning for the Godman : The True Story behind the Asaram Bapu Conviction'

Sanchita, a co-accused in a case related to Asaram Bapu,  had approached the Court seeking urgent relief against the publication of the book as the pre-released chapter published on a web portal was defamatory of her.

Sep 05, 2020, 06:28 AM IST

Delhi court orders trial of 36 foreign nationals related to Tablighi Jamaat

The Saket District Court accepted the charge sheet of the Delhi Police and agreed that the allegations against them are correct.

Aug 26, 2020, 18:35 PM IST

Court grants bail to two persons in northeast Delhi riots case

The court said complainant Constable Parmesh Kumar had not identified two accused in the case and their identification by Constables Vipin Tomar and Rahul respectively was hardly of any consequences.

Aug 10, 2020, 20:23 PM IST

Delhi HC stays 4-year jail term given to ex-Samata Party chief Jaya Jaitley in corruption case

In a major relief to former Samata Party president Jaya Jaitley, the Delhi High Court on Thursday (July 30, 2020) ordered a stay on the 4-year-jail term given to her and two others in connection with a corruption case related to purported defence deal.

Jul 30, 2020, 16:51 PM IST

Video: Delhi court awards 4-year jail term to ex-Samata Party president Jaya Jaitley for corruption in defence deal

A Delhi Court on awarded a 4-year jail term to former Samata Party president Jaya Jaitley and two others in a 20-year-old corruption case related to a purported defence deal.

Jul 30, 2020, 15:42 PM IST

Delhi court awards 4-year jail term to ex-Samata Party president Jaya Jaitley, 2 others for corruption in defence deal

A Delhi Court on Thursday (July 30, 2020) awarded a 4-year jail term to former Samata Party president Jaya Jaitley and two others in a 20-year-old corruption case related to a purported defence deal.

Jul 30, 2020, 14:08 PM IST

Delhi Court rejects bail plea of suspended AAP councilor Tahir Hussain

In a big development in Delhi riot incident, the Karkardooma Court on Monday (July 13, 2020) rejected the plea of AAP's suspended councilor Tahir Hussain.

Jul 13, 2020, 13:03 PM IST