- No violence, 18 FIRs registered, 106 held: Police(23:12)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Eighteen FIRs at various police stations had been registered and 106 people arrested under various sections over violence in northeast Delhi that erupted on Sunday, the Delhi Police said on Wednesday.
- Akal Takht extends help violence-hit people in Delhi(22:45)
Chandigarh, Feb 26 (IANS) Coming to extend helping hand to violence-hit people of the national capital, Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh on Wednesday asked the Sikh gurdwaras in Delhi to extend all kind of possible help to the victims.
- CPI-M takes out protest march against Delhi violence in Kolkata(22:40)
Kolkata, Feb 26 (IANS) Raising slogans against BJP's "politics of polarisation" and demanding the resignation of Union Home Minister Amit Shah for the violence in Delhi, the CPI-M on Wednesday brought out a protest rally here appealing to people of all communities to come together to protect communal amity in West Bengal.
- Delhi violence death toll rises to 27 (Night Lead)(22:35)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) At least 27 people have lost their lives while over 200 people have been injured in the deadliest violence in the national capital in decades after clashes between pro and anti-CAA protesters turned violent in North-East Delhi since last Sunday, officials said on Wednesday.
- Martyr's status for Head Constable Ratan Lal: BJP leader(22:10)
Jaipur, Feb 26 (IANS) Ratan Lal, the Delhi Police Head Constable and resident of Tihawali village in Sikar district, who lost his life during the Delhi violence on Monday, was given a martyr's status by the Central government on Wednesday, confirmed BJP state President Satish Poonia here.
- Hindu American Foundation seeks arrest of those behind Delhi violence(22:07)
By Arul Louis
New York, Feb 26 (IANS) The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) has condemned the violence in Delhi that resulted in deaths and the destruction of places of worship and called for the arrest and prosecution of those responsible regardless of their religious affiliation.
- Priyanka leads march against Delhi violence, demands Shah quit(22:04)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday led a march to protest the Delhi violence from the party headquarters to 30 January Marg where Mahatma Gandhi was martyred and then towards the residence of Home Minister Amit Shah.
- Injured recall trauma after surviving NE Delhi violence(21:49)
By Anand Singh and Ananya Bhatnagar
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Some of the survivors of some of the deadliest violence in the national capital in decades, which claimed 23 lives while leaving more than 200 injured, shared their ordeal with IANS.
- US, France, Russia issue alert for their citizens in Delhi(21:05)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The US, France and Russia on Wednesday issued a security alert for their citizens in the national capital after 23 people were killed in violent clashes between pro and anti-CAA protesters in North-East Delhi in the last couple of days.
- CP Patnaik sidetracked as NSA Doval visits riot-hit Delhi areas (IANS Special)(20:42)
By Sanjeev Kumar Singh Chauhan
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Police Commissioner of Delhi Amulya Patnaik was notably missing from all important meetings of the top police officers chaired by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval at Seelampur on Wednesday afternoon. Top sources said that Patnaik, a 1985 batch IPS officer, was supposed to be present in the meetings. However newly appointed Special Commissioner S.N. Srivastava turned up with Doval at the DCP northeast office to assess the situation.
- Doval helped restore peace in riot-hit NE Delhi(20:41)
By Navneet Mishra
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval again came to the rescue of the government by restoring normalcy in the violence-hit northeast Delhi.
- Considering resolution against NRC: Tamil Nadu CM(19:55)
Chennai, Feb 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Wednesday said that his government is considering passing a resolution in the Assembly agains the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and also revoking the cases filed against the anti-hydrocarbon project protestors.
- SCBA concerned over Delhi's 'deteriorating' law and order(19:25)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Wednesday expressed its concern on the law and order situation prevailing in Delhi due to the violence in northeast Delhi over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
- This is time to show Z security works for everybody: Delhi HC(19:21)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday passed a slew of orders in the wake of riots which have gripped northeast area of the national capital and directed higher functionaries to personally meet the victims to build confidence.
- Jafrabad residents appeal for peace from mosque(19:18)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Amid incidents of violence and arson, residents in Jafrabad -- one of the worst-affected areas in northeast Delhi -- appealed to the people from a mosque here to maintain peace and harmony in the area.
- Delhi violence: GTB lacks facilities as injured pile up(19:04)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Even as the Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital claimed it is well equipped to treat people injured in the anti-CAA violence in northeast Delhi, the reality is that the hospital lacks the facilities to do so.
- 30 per cent people died of gun shots: GTB Hospital(18:30)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Thirty per cent of the 22 people killed in the northeast Delhi violence died of bullet injuries, said Sunil Kumar, Medical Superintendent of Guru Teg Bahadur hospital, on Wednesday.
- Locals offer food to security forces in Seelampur(18:12)
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Residents of Seelampur, one of the worst affected areas in the violence that engulfed northeast Delhi, have in a gesture of solidarity been offering food and tea to the security forces deployed there.