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Delhi HC Dismissed Plea Of NewsClick Founder Challenging Police Remand

The Delhi High Court on October 13, dismissed NewsClick founder Prabir Purkayastha and human resource head Amit Chakraborty’s plea challenging their arrest by the Delhi police in a case lodged under anti-terror law the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and the court order remanding them in police custody for seven days. Notably, the news website is accused of irregular funding from Chinese investors, promoting their propaganda against the… read-more

Fri, 13 Oct 2023 - 02:32 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: newsclick, Indian government, Police Remand, Delhi HC, Legal News

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Sitaram Yechury

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Attempt To Muzzle Media, Says Sitaram Yechury Over Raid At Newsclick

Delhi Police raids at the residence of Newsclick's journalists is making headlines, as the journalists and opposition leaders questioned democracy and freedom of speech. Congress leader Sitaram Yechury said, "If this is an attempt to try and muzzle the media, the country must know the reason behind this." Notably, on October 3, Delhi police conducted raids amid allegations of chinese investment, promoting their propaganda against Indian media… read-more

Tue, 03 Oct 2023 - 01:18 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sitaram Yechury, Congress, media, newsclick, Media Raid


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Journlaists Of Newsclick Raided By Delhi Police Amid Chinese Funding Allegations

Delhi police, on October 3, raided the places of journalists of Newsclick, in allegations of irregularities in funding and Chinese investors' involvement. The raids started on October 3, morning, in New Delhi, confirmed the sources. The police seized laptops, mobile phones and other documents of journalists, associated with the news portal. Sanjay Rajoura, Bhasha Singh, Urmilesh, Prabir Purkayastha, Abhisar Sharma, Aunindyo Chakraborty and… read-more

Tue, 03 Oct 2023 - 09:05 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: newsclick, Journalists, Delhi Police, Raid, Chinese investors

News Click Editor

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Delhi HC Issues Notice To Newsclick Editor-In-Chief, Seeks Stand On Delhi ED's Plea

Delhi High Court (HC) issued a notice to the editor-in-chief of Newsclick, Purkayastha, seeking his stand on the plea filed by the Delhi Police to cancel the granted interim protection to him. Notably, accused in money-related issues, irregularities in funding and other money laundering issues. The investigation against him and his company is underway by the Delhi Police and the Enforcement Directorate. He applied for anticipatory bail,… read-more

Tue, 22 Aug 2023 - 03:13 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: newsclick, Editor-in-chief, Delhi HC, ED, MONEY LAUNDERING, Investments

Courtesy: Dev Discourse News