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Court Asks Police To Verify If Bhim Army Chief Has Office In Delhi 18.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
A Delhi court on Saturday asked police to verify if Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad, who has been accused of inciting people during an anti-CAA protest at Jama Masjid here on December 20, has an...
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"Crime To Read The Preamble?" Chandrashekhar Azad Released From Jail 17.1.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Out on bail after spending nearly a month in prison over his protest against the citizenship law at Delhi's Jama Masjid, Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad aka "Raavan" says he had not made any...
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Bhim Army chief released from Tihar Jail 17.1.2020 Rediff: News
On Wednesday, a Delhi court had granted bail to Azad, who was accused of inciting people during the anti-CAA protest at Jama Masjid.
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Bail For Bhim Army Chief After CAA Protest; Can't Be In Delhi For 4 Weeks 15.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad aka "Raavan", arrested for his protest last month against the citizenship law at Jama Masjid, was granted bail by a Delhi court today but with conditions....
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Is Jama Masjid in Pak: Court slams cops in Raavan case 15.1.2020 Rediff: News
A court slammed Delhi Police on Tuesday for failing to show any evidence against Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad, observing that people are out on the streets because things which should have been said inside Parliament were not said.
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CAA protests: Look into Shaheen Bagh traffic restrictions, Delhi HC orders police 14.1.2020 Scroll.in
The High Court issued the order on a plea seeking to withdraw the closure of the area.
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‘Is Jama Masjid in Pakistan?’: Judge criticises Delhi Police at Bhim Army chief’s bail hearing 14.1.2020 Scroll.in
The judge said protests were part of people’s constitutional right, and added that the law does not prohibit people from demonstrating outside religious places.
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"As If Jama Masjid Is In Pak": Judge Rebukes Cops In Bhim Army Case 14.1.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Hearing the bail request of Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad aka "Raavan", arrested for his protest last month against the citizenship law at Jama Masjid, a Delhi court today asserted "it is one's...
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U.S. confirms 'avoidable' death of Egyptian-American Kassem in custody 14.1.2020 Reuters: World News
The United States on Monday confirmed the death of Egyptian-American Moustafa Kassem in a prison in Egypt where he had been in custody since 2013, and vowed to continue raising concerns over Cairo's human rights record.
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‘CAA notification will remain on paper,’ Mamata Banerjee tells protestors after meeting PM Modi 11.1.2020 Scroll.in
The West Bengal chief minister told protestors from her party that she should not allow the implementation of the citizenship law in the state.
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AJYCP protesters arrested as a preventive measure 11.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
AJYCP protesters arrested as a preventive measure
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Citizenship Act: Trinamool Congress and Left Front protest ahead of PM Modi’s visit to Kolkata 11.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The prime minister will attend the sesquicentennial celebrations of the Kolkata Port Trust before meeting West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
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Priyanka's arrest in UP, Cong calls for nationwide protest 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Hours after party general secretary, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was taken into custody when she tried to meet the family members of the persons killed in Sonbhadra district, Congress on Friday called a nation-wide protest against her arrest.  In a letter to all PCC chiefs, CLP leaders, AICC general secretaries- in charge, AICC secretaries, heads of departments and frontal organisations, Congress organisational general secretary KC Venugopal asked to hold dharna and demonstrations in all states. "It has been decided that state wide dharna, demonstration may be organised in all states to register protest against the arrest of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and atrocities against the common man by the BJP government. You are requested to ensure maximum participate in the dharna, demonstrations", he said. Earlier in the day Ms Priyanka was taken into custody by the Uttar Pradesh police in Varanasi's Narayanpur, neighbouring the Mirzapur border, where she was stopped on her way to Sonbhadra to meet the ...
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Nursing students go on strike 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Bhopal: Nursing students staged a dharna at Neelam Park, in the capital on Monday over other pending demands, including introducing recruitment of male nurses in government departments, creating uniform recruitment rules for government and private college students However, after the assurance of the Health Minister to complete the pending demands, the strike has ended. President of the Nursing Students Association, Gopal Parashar, said that the nursing students had gone on a hunger strike to meet the issue of nursing sector included in the Congress promissory note. After forming the government, the Congress party went against the promise and forgot our issues, which led to us launching a hunger strike. Gopal Parashar said, “We are asking the government to start government recruitment of male nurses and the quota of male nurse should be kept at least 40 per cent.”
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Congress leaders stage dharna against BJP's alleged horse trading to pull down the coalition government in Karnataka 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Agencies, Bengaluru Congress leaders and workers today staged dharna in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue situated in between Vidhana Soudh and Vikasa Soudha alleging that opposition BJP has indulged in pulling down the Coalition government which was duly constituted as per Constitution. The agitation was led by CLP leader and former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and AICC General Secretary K C Venugopal, who is the incharge of Party affairs in Karnataka, KPCC President Dinesh Gundurao, KPCC Working President Eshwar Khandre, Ministers who had resigned to Minister post yestereday, among others participated in the Dharna. Siddaramaiah said that they will be meeting Assembly Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar and petition to him to take action against the rebel legislators and disqualify under Anti-Defection law since they have failed to honour the party's whip to attend CLP meeting and have tendered resignation despite having got elected on Congress ticket. The agitators aired slogans alleging that BJP, by utilising ...
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Non-BJP parties will hold 'dharna' at ECI office on Tuesday: Naidu 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam party national president N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said that the non-BJP parties would hold a dharna in front of the ECI on Tuesday, demanding counting of VVPATs first. Addressing party leaders through teleconference here on Monday, the Chief Minister told the leaders that the non-BJP parties would hold a 'dharna' in front of Election Commission of India’s office on May 21 demanding to take up counting of VVPATs first. Andhra Pradesh CM said that he is going to Delhi on Monday evening again to continue efforts to form an alternative front to the BJP. He expressed anger over the ECI for misusing its powers. He opined that the exit polls failed to catch the pulse of people, adding that he would still optimistic of TDP winning over 110 Assembly seats and up to 20 MP seats. Mr Naidu said that training would be imparted to TDP’s polling agents once again on counting of votes and VVPATs. He asked polling agents to be very careful and vigilant on ...
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What kind of PM is he? Modi facilitated loot in Rafale', says Rahul at Naidu's protest venue 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, In a fresh attack against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the controversial Rafale fighter jet deal, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday alleged that the ‘Prime Minister facilitated the loot’ to help Anil Ambani. Extending support to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, who is sitting on a day-long hunger strike at Andhra Pradesh Bhavan in the Nation Capital over the Special Category Status for the state, Mr Gandhi visited him and added that Mr Modi has done injustice to the people of the state. “I stand with the people of Andhra Pradesh. What kind of a Prime Minister is he? He did not fulfill the commitment made to the people of the state. Mr Modi tells a lie wherever he goes. He told people of Andhra Pradesh that he will give Special Category Status, he goes to North East and he tells a lie there, he goes to Maharasthra, he tell a lie there. Mr Modi has absolutely got no credibility left. In a couple of months, the opposition parties will show Modi what exactly the ...
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Gurjar Again 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The reservation agitations of Jat and Gurjar mean reckless and senseless violence and disruption of rail network in the country. Now but for few inner railway passenger trains all other trains – Express, Mail, Superfast, Rajdhani, Shatabdi trains are inter-railway all India trains. The Jat and Gurjar movement so far confined to Rajasthan and Haryana but its “Rail Roko” agitations had disrupted rail movement all over the country. Many years back the Rajasthan Government gave five per cent reservations to “Meena” backward community. This instigated Jats and Gurjar Communities to demand five per cent reservation for their communities. Few years back Jat and Gurjars launched its reservation movement in Rajasthan by occupying rail tracks with tents and constant dharna. It lasted for one month the UPA Government could do nothing till Supreme Court pulled up Central Government on not doing anything to restore rail traffic.For more than a month there were no train movement on vital Mumbai Central – New Delhi ...
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Delhi BJP leader goes on hunger strike over Kamal Nath's being made MP CM 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi A Delhi BJP leader sat on hunger strike on Monday while Sikh groups and leaders condemned Congress leader Kamal Nath being nominated as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, alleging his involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Delhi BJP leader Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga sat on a hunger strike this morning in Tilak Nagar in West Delhi, the site where several Sikh families were affected in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. He was protesting against the Congress opting for Mr Kamal Nath, one of those allegedly involved in the Sikh massacre in Delhi following the assassination of then prime minister Indira Gandhi on October 31, 1984. The strike will continue till the Congress replaced Mr Kamal Nath as the CM for MP, he stated. Several Sikh leaders and other politicians have similarly condemned the move by Congress appointing Mr Kamal Nath as the MP CM.
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Warring camps talk Ayodhya 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
Ayodhya, In the backdrop of the Supreme Court deferring the hearing of the Ayodhya issue, the seers and the plaintiffs on the minority side claimed to have evolved a solution with an amicable agreement, in order to put an end to the long-standing tussle. Sant Paramhans, who was recently on an indefinite hunger strike, met a minority plaintiff here on Wednesday night and discussed the latest developments on the Ayodhya issue, following the postponement of the case hearing till January, next year. The seer had earlier been admitted to the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow, after his health deteriorated due to the hunger strike. In a show of mutual bonhomie, the monk also presented 'Ramcharitra Manas' and 'Sudha Sagar', religious books to a senior leader of the minority community in a meeting at his residence. Sant Paramhans also said that they had discussed a solution for the issue through mutual agreement."The minority community leader has proposed a solution which ...
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