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    Top Stories25, Nov 2020, 3:22 PM

    Delhi riots: Chargesheet filed against Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam

    While the court decided to proceed Khalid, Imam and Khan for the offences under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, it did not take cognisance of the offences of sedition, criminal conspiracy and “some other charges” under the Indian Penal Code as certain “sanctions were awaited”.

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    India19, Nov 2020, 1:40 PM

    Bengaluru riots: Sampath Raj’s custody extended, interrogation continues

    The police custody of former Congress mayor Sampath Raj has been extended on Thursday, as the Central Crime Branch (CCB) probing the case continues interrogating the politician.

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    India18, Nov 2020, 8:19 PM

    Bengaluru riots case: SDPI offices among 43 locations raided by NIA

    The National Investigation Agency has conducted raids at 43 locations in Bengaluru, including 4 offices of Social Democratic Party of India, in connection with the August 11 rioting and violence in DJ Halli & KG Halli localities of the city.

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    India17, Nov 2020, 12:50 PM

    Sampath Raj’s arrest, major development in Bengaluru violence case: Basavaraj Bommai

    After the CCB police probing the Bengaluru violence case confirmed arrest of former mayor R Sampath Raj, Home Minister of Karnataka Basavaraj Bommai has said that the arrest is a “major development”.

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    India13, Nov 2020, 9:28 AM

    Bengaluru riots: Cops who lost bikes to firebombing get new ones

    25 police personnel of DJ Halli and KG Halli stations who lost their bikes to firebombing were given brand new bikes.

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    India29, Oct 2020, 4:34 PM

    Ex-CBI Director: Was targeted for giving clean chit to Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots

    Former CBI Director RK Raghavan, who headed the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe into the 2002 Gujarat Riots, has alledged that he was targeted for giving a clean chit to then Chief Minister of Gujarat Narendra Modi. In his autobiography titled 'A Road Well Travelled', Raghavan also suggested that the investigation into the Bofors Scam, which he led, was sabotaged by the UPA government.

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    India21, Oct 2020, 12:05 PM

    Bengaluru riots: CCB claims ex-Mayor Sampath was in touch with rioters

    In a latest development in the Bengaluru riots case, the CCB now claims that ex-Mayor Sampath Raj's mobile call details reveal that he was in touch with the rioters. 

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    India20, Oct 2020, 12:42 PM

    Congress MLA who was 'target' of Bengaluru riots breaks silence

    Few days ago, the Bengaluru CCB revealed that the true motive of the August 11 Bengaluru riots could have been to allegedly eliminate Congress MLA Akhanda Srinivasamurthy and that those from his own party were behind the plot. Now, the Congress MLA has just one demand: "Whoever is responsible should be punished as per law."

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    India20, Oct 2020, 9:35 AM

    Congress MLA who was 'target' of Bengaluru riots breaks silence

    Few days ago, the Bengaluru CCB revealed that the true motive of the August 11 Bengaluru riots could have been to allegedly eliminate Congress MLA Akhanda Srinivasamurthy and that those from his own party were behind the plot. Now, the Congress MLA has just one demand: "Whoever is responsible should be punished as per law."

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    India17, Oct 2020, 6:04 PM

    Delhi riots case: ED chargesheets ex-AAP leader Tahir Hussain

    Issuing the warrant, the Karkardooma Court said: "There is prima facie sufficient incriminating material about the involvement of the accused persons."
     

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    India15, Oct 2020, 9:03 AM

    Bengaluru riots: NIA grills Congress MLAs Zameer Ahmed Khan, Rizwan Arshad

    The NIA probing the August 11 violence in Bengaluru over an alleged inflammatory social media post has questioned two Congress MLAs, Zameer Ahmed Khan and Rizwan Arshad, who were present at the spot on the day of the incident.

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    Crime13, Oct 2020, 10:05 AM

    Bengaluru riots a ploy to kill Congress MLA?

    According to TV reports citing the CCB chargesheet, investigators have come across the information that the violence was not just aimed at torching the MLA's house but to kill him. Ex-Mayor is under rader.
     

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    India6, Oct 2020, 2:27 PM

    Hathras gangrape case: Kerala journalist, 3 others on way to Hathras detained by UP Police

    This came hours after chief minister Adityanath alleged BJP’s political opponents of attempting to conspire against it by “trying to lay a foundation for caste and communal riots through international funding”.

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    India30, Sep 2020, 12:59 PM

    Exclusive: Babri verdict: Bengaluru Police on high alert, KSRP platoons deployed across city

    As the CBI court decided the fate of top BJP and Hindu leaders involved in Babri Masjid demolition case and acquitted them, Bengaluru city that witnessed two riots recently has been put under high alert. Bengaluru Police Commissioner Kamal Pant has said that KSRP platoons have been deployed and all station officers in respective police stations have been asked to go on rounds to keep check.

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    India30, Sep 2020, 11:07 AM

    Babri verdict: Elaborate police deployment across state, says Karnataka DG and IGP Praveen Sood

    A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court delivered its verdict in the Babri Masjid demolition case on Wednesday (September 30), 28 years after  the structure was razed by a mob in Uttar Pradesh. Former deputy Prime Minister Lal Krishna Advani and 31 others key accused in the case were acquitted.


    It was Advani who took the rath yatra that got the saffron party shot at national level and ultimately led NDA to rule under Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Now that the verdict will be out, the cops are also keeping an eye on social media accounts to arrest elements promoting hatred and riots using the same occasion.