Kanhaiya Kumar and others, including former JNU students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, were accused of raising anti-India slogans.
Separatist groups had maintained silence on the evolving political situation in the Valley ever since the Centre abrogated Article 370 of the Indian Constitution.
Addressing reporters, Khoda said now that links Singh's links with terrorist groups have emerged and been established, his past has to be investigated.
Davinder Singh had a robust record in anti-militancy operations and had honoured with the gallantry award in 2017. Most recently, he was seen in government-released pictures, receiving foreign diplomates at Srinagar Airport.
Hurriyat Conference and Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) called for a shutdown to press for their demand that Guru's mortal remains be returned for burial in Kashmir.
Kumar's plea, filed through advocate Tarannum Cheema, is listed for hearing on Wednesday before Justice Siddharth Mridul.
Lawyers have protested against the FIR, alleging that it is an open threat to them.
Ghalib Guru passed with distinction, scoring 88% marks, according to officials.
The former President also spoke about abolishing the capital punishemnt, insisting that it was for the lawmakers to amend the law and abolish capital punishment.
A look at the intense sloganeering that has become an inseparable part of Kashmir’s daily dissent
'... then there is something seriously wrong in the manner in which we are managing our external affairs,' said the leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha.
'The entire State of Jammu & Kashmir including the territory under illegal occupation of Pakistan is and shall always be an integral part of India'
India is not a weak state. This is not about Politics but Justice. Justice must not only be strong but also seen to be strong.
Burying truths and hanging a man does not substitute for providing justice, and certainly does not increase the safety of this country.
It was not just 73 URLs relating to stories about IIPM that the DoT wanted blocked. But also others about Afzal Guru
In their competitive pre-poll mode, the government and the BJP seem to have overlooked the mitigating factors about Afzal Guru to establish their strong counter-terrorism credentials
We feel that in the land of Buddha and Gandhi, death penalty has no place.
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.PTI Photo
An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook
Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates