Articles about Harsh Mander

Activist Harsh Mander's office, residence raided by ED in Delhi

16 Sep 2021

India
Activist Harsh Mander's office, residence raided by ED in Delhi

The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday raided multiple locations linked to retired IAS officer and activist Harsh Mander in Delhi, reports say.

How were Delhi riots planned? Police explains alleged conspirators' role

22 Sep 2020

India
How were Delhi riots planned? Police explains alleged conspirators' role

In its charge-sheet related to Delhi riots, that broke out in February 2020, the Delhi Police claimed that seeds for the violence were sowed after the results of the 2019 general elections were declared and that the conspirators wanted to topple an elected government.

Hate-speech case: CJI slams petitioner Harsh Mander for decrying SC

04 Mar 2020

India
Hate-speech case: CJI slams petitioner Harsh Mander for decrying SC

Fuming at petitioner Harsh Mander, who wanted FIRs against politicians who indulged in hate speech, the Supreme Court on Wednesday said it will first take up the matter where he allegedly made derogatory remarks against the top court.

Did politicians' hate-speech spark Delhi riots? SC to hear plea

02 Mar 2020

India
Did politicians' hate-speech spark Delhi riots? SC to hear plea

Hate speech of politicians that may have played a major role in last week's violence in Delhi will be taken up by the Supreme Court on Wednesday, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said today.

On hate speeches, Centre gets four weeks to file response

27 Feb 2020

India
On hate speeches, Centre gets four weeks to file response

Departing from the urgency it showed yesterday in the matter of hate speeches that possibly fanned communal tensions in the national capital, the Delhi High Court on Thursday gave Centre four weeks' time to file its response on a plea seeking FIR against BJP leaders who passed abhorrent remarks.

Delhi HC asks police to consider FIRs against BJP leaders

26 Feb 2020

India
Delhi HC asks police to consider FIRs against BJP leaders

Expressing concern over the recent incidents of violence in the national capital, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday said that they cannot allow a repeat of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.

Meet lawyer Utsav Bains, who claims CJI didn't harass anyone

26 Apr 2019

India
Meet lawyer Utsav Bains, who claims CJI didn't harass anyone

After Supreme Court was rocked by sexual harassment allegations against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, claims of a lawyer made the case murkier.

Ahead of Bakri Eid, government-agency launches campaign against animal sacrifice

25 Jun 2018

India
Ahead of Bakri Eid, government-agency launches campaign against animal sacrifice

The Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has launched a campaign against animal sacrifice, less than a month ahead of Bakri Eid.

Months after Ankit Saxena's murder, family hosts Iftar for harmony

04 Jun 2018

India
Months after Ankit Saxena's murder, family hosts Iftar for harmony

Four months ago, Ankit Saxena's family in Raghubir Nagar, Delhi, saw their 23-year-old son brutally murdered.

Sohrabuddin encounter plea against Amit Shah rejected

08 Nov 2016

India
Sohrabuddin encounter plea against Amit Shah rejected

A plea seeking review of the Supreme Court's decision which gave a clean chit to BJP president Amit Shah in the case of fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh was rejected by the apex court.

Supreme Court rejects plea against Amit Shah

02 Aug 2016

India
Supreme Court rejects plea against Amit Shah

On 1st August, 2016, a plea filed against the discharge of Amit Shah in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake-encounter case was rejected by the apex court in Delhi.