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Chandrashekhar Azad

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23 Jan 2020 1:39 AM

Every bagh can be Shaheen Bagh: Azad

Bhim Army chief welcomed by students at Jamia Millia.

23 Jan 2020 1:28 AM

Court modifies bail order, allows Azad to visit Delhi

The police also sought cancellation of his bail for “wilfully” violating its conditions.

22 Jan 2020 6:32 AM


Day after release, Chandrashekhar Azad vows to continue fight

The dalit leader, who has been ordered not to be in Delhi till the Assembly polls in February, began his day by visiting Jama Masjid on Friday.

18 Jan 2020 3:42 AM

Everyone has the right to protest: Delhi court

Fifteen other people arrested in the case were granted bail by the court on January 9.

15 Jan 2020 1:13 AM

Bhim Army chief Azad taken to AIIMS

Mr Azad is suffering from polycythemia, a condition in which the body makes too many red blood cells.

14 Jan 2020 2:01 AM

Chandrashekhar Azad surrenders at Jama Masjid, jailed for 14 days

Azad said that he had sneaked into the masjid around 1.30 pm on Friday, wearing a skull cap and wrapping himself in a long shawl.

22 Dec 2019 5:22 AM

Bhim Army chief sent to 14-day judicial custody for Delhi violence

He was arrested hours after being detained outside the Jama Masjid for participating in the massive protest.

21 Dec 2019 8:42 PM


'My name is Azad, police can't hold me captive': Bhim Army chief

Chandrashekhar Azad, whose name means free or independent, said his group was not involved in the violence near Delhi Gate on Friday.

21 Dec 2019 11:21 AM

Ravidas temple row: Muslim body extends support to Bhim Army

A Delhi court on Thursday sent 96 people, including Azad, to 14 days judicial custody.

23 Aug 2019 10:02 AM

Dalit leader, 96 others arrested after protest over demolition of temple in Delhi

According to the police, the protesters set fire to two motorcycles, and vandalised cars and a police vehicle.

22 Aug 2019 10:53 AM

Protest against Delhi temple demolition turns violent, Bhim Army chief detained

The protest, attended by a large number of people from different states, caused massive traffic jams in several areas of the city.

22 Aug 2019 8:47 AM

Protest against temple demolition turns violent

Police use mild lathicharge to disperse agitators, Bhim Army chief detained.

22 Aug 2019 3:57 AM


PM Modi, political leaders pay tributes to Tilak, Azad on their birth anniversary

Prime Minister said that Tilak was intelligent and courageous to make realise British officers of their mistakes.

23 Jul 2019 4:04 PM

Bhim Army is real well-wisher of dalits: Chandrashekhar Azad

Azad was speaking to reporters at Mhow, where he paid tributes to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar on his birth anniversary.

15 Apr 2019 3:56 AM

BJP conspiracy to divide dalit votes, says Mayawati

Azad had announced earlier this month that he will contest the general elections from Varanasi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency.

01 Apr 2019 3:10 AM

No reason to support Congress in Uttar Pradesh: Bhim Army

"The Congress fought B R Ambedkar. The party ruled the country for so long, but did nothing for us, Bhim Army's Vinay Ratan Singh said.

17 Mar 2019 5:44 PM

Meeting Bhim army chief has nothing to do with politics: Priyanka Gandhi

“I am here because I like his energy and the way he raises his voice for the youths,” said Priyanka.

13 Mar 2019 8:27 PM