Kafeel Khan released from Mathura jail after Allahabad HC quashes his detention under NSA

Dr Kafeel Khan has been released from Mathura jail after the Allahabad High Court quashed his detention under the National Security Act and ordered his immediate release, saying his speech at the AMU didn’t promote hatred or violence and gave a call for national integrity. The bench comprising Chief Justice…

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Hope UP government will release Kafeel Khan without any ‘malice’: Priyanka Gandhi

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hailed the Allahabad high court directive quashing the detention of Dr Kafeel Khan under the National Security Act and hoped the Uttar Pradesh government will immediately release him “without any malice”. The Allahabad High Court has ordered the immediate release of…

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Allahabad High Court expresses worry over Covid in Uttar Pradesh; suggests ‘selective’ lockdown

LUCKNOW: The Allahabad High Court expressed worry over the Covid situation in Uttar Pradesh and in multiple remarks suggested the government to consider the option of another “selective lockdown” even as it acknowledged the steps taken by the state to rein in the pandemic. It has asked the chief secretary…

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Allahabad High Court asks UP govt whether it has withdrawn cases against Raja Bhaiya

LUCKNOW: The Allahabad High Court has asked the Uttar Pradesh government whether it has withdrawn criminal cases pending against former minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh, also known as Raja Bhaiya, and if so, explain the reason behind it. The high court’s Lucknow bench comprising justices M N Bhandari and Manish Kumar…

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Uttar Pradesh government forms panel to probe Kanpur ambush, Vikas Dubey’s encounter

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday constituted a one-member commission to probe the Kanpur ambush and police encounter with gangster Vikas Dubey. UP Governor Anandiben Patel appointed retired Allahabad High Court judge Shashi Kant Agarwal to probe the incidents and submit a report within two months, according to a…

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