A protest against new Citizenship Amendment Act on Thursday hit the headlines in Delhi's Jamia Nagar after a man armed with a country-made pistol opened fire at the gathering shouting "Azadi Chahiye, yeh Loh azadi."
The BJP on Thursday accused the AAP of "sponsoring" anti-CAA protests, including the one at Shaheen Bagh and running a "proxy campaign" through them, as it urged the Election Commission to include expenses incurred on these demonstrations in the expenditure of AAP candidates.
Amid the massive protests, Delhi Police trying to disperse to the crowd from Jamia. Protestors lift police barricades at the Jamia area amid the outrage among the students over firing by gun-wielding man.
An unknown man brandishing gun was seen during anti-CAA protest march called by Jamia Coordination Committee.
Firing was reported at Jamia today, in which one student has been injured. The firing was reported while a protest march against the amended Citizenship Act (CAA) was underway. The accused in the incident had raised anti-Jamia slogans before firing.
Dr. Kafeel Khan has been arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) in Mumbai. Khan was wanted in a case registered in Aligarh for his inflammatory remarks during the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act.
Citizenship Amendment Act and National Register of Citizens protests continued to hit India. At least two people died in WB's Murshidabad after clash broke out between supporters of pro and anti-CAA protests. The two deceased have been identified
Several demonstrators staged protest at Jantar Mantar in Delhi on Jan 29. They staged protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR).
The Delhi Police has released photos of at least 70 people for alleged involvement in violence during the anti-CAA protests near Jamia Millia Islamia in New Delhi last month. It was on December 15 last year when Jamia Millia Islamia turned into a battlefield as police entered the campus and used force against the students following a violent protest.
We respect the right of CAA protestors to put forward their views within the ambit of the Constitution," said Prasad, answering a question if there was confusion within the government on the implementation of the Nationwide Register of Indian Citizen
Anti-CAA activist Sharjeel Imam, who was arrested by the Delhi Police's Crime Branch from Bihar's Jehanabad in a sedition case, has been produced in the Patiala House court on Wednesday.
Imam was arrested on Tuesday for making allegedly inflammatory speeches at the Jamia Millia Islamia University here and in Aligarh.
JDU vice-president Prashant Kishor has said Nitish Kumar is lying that Amit Shah recommended he should be inducted to the party as split comes out in open.
JNU student Sharjeel Imam who has been slapped with sedition charges is being brought to Delhi after he was arrested from Bihar's Jehanabad following his 'cut off Assam from India' remark during anti-CAA protests.
The Bahujan Kranti Morcha in association with the Kurnool JAC for Protection of Constitution has called for Bharat Bandh on Wednesday to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, National Register of Citizens (NRC) and EVMs.
The Delhi police on Tuesday arrested former JNU student Sharjeel Imam from Bihar for delivering inflammatory speeches against the amended Citizenship Act and National Register of Citizens.
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was forced to leave the venue of the Calcutta University convocation on Tuesday without attending it following protests by students opposing CAA who raised slogans asking him to "go back" and called him a "stooge of the BJP".
Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that someday back Pakistan Army advertised that only non-Muslim application for sanitation work.
BJP Parliamentarian from West Delhi, Parvesh Verma in an exclusive conversation with India TV, on anti-CAA protests in Shaheen Bagh said those sitting and agitating have no information about the act. Verma claimed that if BJP is voted to power, protesters in Shaheen Bagh will be evacuated in less than an hour.
As the hunt is on to nab former JNU student Sharjeel Imam, police has said that they will take action against people-entities if they are found sheltering him since he has been booked under sedition.