Tag Archives: Bagh

Shaheen Bagh Anti-CAA Protesters Removed After 101 Days Amid Virus Lockdown

Anti-CAA protesters at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh have been removed after 101 days. New Delhi: Amid nationwide lockdown over highly contagious novel coronavirus or COVID-19, Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh – heart of protests against Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA – was cleared this morning after 101 days. Several people, including women, have been detained, said police. “They… Read More »

Curb On Gatherings Over Coronavirus Applies To Shaheen Bagh, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Clarifies

The unique sit-in protest at Shaheen Bagh, conducted mostly by women, has been on for more than 90 days. New Delhi: The protest at Shaheen Bagh against the contentious citizenship law, continuing through the harsh Delhi winter and much political turmoil, is now facing a formidable challenge – the outbreak of coronavirus, a global pandemic… Read More »

Shaheen Bagh Shooter Kapil Baisala Who Shouted Only Hindus Will Rule Gets Bail

Kapil Baisala had shouted “Jai Shri Ram” after firing at Shaheen Bagh. New Delhi: A Delhi court has granted bail to a man arrested for one of the shootings in southeast Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh area during the ongoing protest against the new citizenship law days after a union minister prompted a crowd to shout a… Read More »

“Protests Like Shaheen Bagh Wherever BJP Is In Power”: Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray criticised former ally BJP over anti-CAA protests (File) Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray lashed out at the BJP-led centre on Sunday, defending criticism of his government’s record on women’s safety and crime against women by attacking his former ally over the law and order situation in BJP-ruled states. Speaking… Read More »

Road Near Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh Reopened, Noida Link Blocked By Cops

Shaheen Bagh protest: The protesters removed the barricades on Saturday afternoon. New Delhi: A road in South East Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh that had been blocked for 70 days amid protests against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) was reopened on Saturday. However, with roadblocks set up by the police in Noida and Delhi, there will… Read More »

Hyderabad University Students Fined For Organising Shaheen Bagh Night

Hyderabad University imposes Rs 5000 fine on students for organising Shaheen Bagh Night (File) Hyderabad: The University of Hyderabad has fined three students Rs 5,000 each for organising a ”Shaheen Bagh Night” event against the Citizenship Amendment Act on the campus after 9 pm in violation of varsity regulations. The students union has condemned the… Read More »

Key Noida-Faridabad Road, Shut Due To Shaheen Bagh Protest, Reopens After 69 Days

New Delhi: A key road near Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh – where protests have been on for two months against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act CAA – was re-opened briefly today by the Uttar Pradesh and Delhi Police 69 days after it was barricaded. The reopening comes two Supreme Court-appointed mediators met those who have been sitting… Read More »

Mediators For Shaheen Bagh To Protesters: Let’s Resolve Issue Together

Supreme Court-appointed mediators Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh. New Delhi: Supreme Court-appointed mediators Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran are at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh to speak to the women who have been sitting in protest against the citizenship law for more than two months. “We would come up with such a solution… Read More »

Anti-CAA Protesters At Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh To Soon March Towards Amit Shah House

Shaheen Bagh has become the epicentre of protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act. New Delhi: Hundreds of women, who have been sitting on protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh for the last two months, are on the move today. Their destination is the residence of Union home minister Amit Shah, to… Read More »

Shaheen Bagh Protesters Say Will Meet Amit Shah, No Appointment Yet

Delhi Shaheen Bagh has become the nerve-centre of protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act. New Delhi: A section of protesters at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh, the epicenter of anti-citizenship law protests in the national capital, have said they will march to Home Minister Amit Shah’s home at 2 pm on Sunday to discuss the contentious law… Read More »