Court grants bail to man in R-Day violence case

A Delhi court on Monday granted bail to a man in a case related to the Republic Day violence during farmers’ tractor parade against the Centre’s three new farm laws, saying no specific role has been assigned to him. The court said the accused was not alleged to have attempted to kill or hurt the … Read more Court grants bail to man in R-Day violence case

Mann ki Baat LIVE Updates: Mantra of ‘Aatma Nirbhar Bharat’ Reaching Every Village of India, Says PM Modi

Mann ki Baat LIVE Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the nation during the 74th edition of his monthly radio programme, Mann Ki Baat. PM Modi had sought suggestions from people on his social media accounts earlier this month about topics for Mann Ki Baat and invited people to share their inspiring stories in … Read more Mann ki Baat LIVE Updates: Mantra of ‘Aatma Nirbhar Bharat’ Reaching Every Village of India, Says PM Modi

Farmers’ protest | Agitating farmer unions object to Delhi Police posters at Tikri protest site

Thousands of farmers have been camping at three Delhi border points — Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur — for nearly 90 days Agitating farmer union on February 23 objected to Delhi Police putting posters that allegedly warned off protesters at the Tikri border site, even as the force claimed these were not new and only informed … Read more Farmers’ protest | Agitating farmer unions object to Delhi Police posters at Tikri protest site

Republic Day violence: Delhi Police arrests one more accused Jaspreet Singh

New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Monday (February 22, 2021) arrested Jaspreet Singh, who has been accused of being part of the violence on Republic Day in the national capital.  Jaspreet Singh, 29, a resident of Delhi, was reportedly seen climbing one of the tombs located at both sides of the rampart at Red Fort … Read more Republic Day violence: Delhi Police arrests one more accused Jaspreet Singh

‘Rail Roko’ protest: Delhi Police steps up security near tracks

According to a senior police officer, additional staff has been deployed at several points near railway tracks and patrolling has also been increased The Delhi Police on February 18 tightened security in several parts of the national capital, especially near railway tracks, in view of the “rail roko” (rail blockade) called by the farmer groups … Read more ‘Rail Roko’ protest: Delhi Police steps up security near tracks

Farm law protester held for attacking Station House Officer at Singhu border

Delhi Police have arrested a protester for allegedly attacking the Station House Officer (SHO) of Samaypur Badli police station during a chase after he stole a policeman’s car by threatening him with a sword near the Singhu border, said a senior police officer on Wednesday. The arrested man has been identified as Harpreet, a member … Read more Farm law protester held for attacking Station House Officer at Singhu border

Toolkit case | Delhi Police writes to Zoom for information

Police said that 60 to 70 persons were on the Zoom call organised by alleged pro-Khalistan organisation Poetic Justice Foundation on January 11 The Delhi Police on Tuesday wrote to Zoom application to seek information on who all attended a call organised by alleged pro-Khalistan organisation Poetic Justice Foundation. Also read: Editorial | Tolerance deficit … Read more Toolkit case | Delhi Police writes to Zoom for information

Farmer unions for judicial inquiry into R-Day violence, ‘false’ cases

16 protesters who had participated in the tractor parade are still untraceable: SKM Protesting farmer unions on Saturday demanded a high-level judicial inquiry into the violence during the tractor rally in Delhi on January 26 and the alleged ‘false’ cases slapped on the protesters. Addressing a press conference at the Singhu border, Samyukt Kisan Morcha … Read more Farmer unions for judicial inquiry into R-Day violence, ‘false’ cases

Deep Sidhu arrested in Red Fort incident

He was arrested by a team of Delhi Police’s Special Cell. Actor Deep Sidhu, who was wanted in connection with the Red Fort incident on Republic Day, has been arrested by the Delhi Police, officials said on Tuesday. The arrest has been made by a team of Delhi Police’s Special Cell, said Sanjeev Kumar Yadav, … Read more Deep Sidhu arrested in Red Fort incident

View: Not resistance to farm reforms but administering them is GoI’s bigger worry

The outrage over the ‘external’ aspect of the farmers’ protest has drawn new political battle lines in an already agitated environment, pitting Indian ‘nationalists’ against global ‘liberals’. So, how did we get here? And, more pertinently, where do we go from here? The answer has two sides to it — political and governance. First, the … Read more View: Not resistance to farm reforms but administering them is GoI’s bigger worry