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  • Naroda Patiya case: HC asks SIT to file reply on bail pleas

    Gujarat High Court on Monday directed the Special Investigation Team to file its reply by May 24 on the bail petitions of two convicts who were awarded life sentence in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case by a trial court. Justice A J Desai asked the SIT to file its reply by May 24 when […]

    Sanjay Dutt to surrender before TADA court tomorrow

    Actor Sanjay Dutt will surrender before a designated TADA court in Mumbai on Thursday in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case after the court allowed him today to withdraw his application seeking to give himself up before Yerwada jail authorities in Pune. Dutt’s lawyer Subhash Jadhav told the special court this morning that the actor wanted […]

    Anti-Posco leader Sahu arrested, sent to jail

    Anti-Posco leader Abhay Sahu was arrested on Saturday in connection with several cases, including a bomb blast in which three people had been killed at the proposed steel plant site in Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur district. After being arrested from Bhubaneswar by a police team from Jatatsinghpur, Sahu was taken to Kujanga near here and produced before […]

    Safdarjung Resident doctors on strike

    Over 600 resident doctors of Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi are on a strike demanding regular salary payment, better hostel facilities and security in the campus. The strike since Wednesday has hit Out Door Patient (OPD) services while the hospital has managed to keep running the emergency services, hospital sources said. “We are not being […]

    India grants consular access to Pak on daily basis

    India has granted consular access on daily basis to Pakistan officials to visit Sanaullah Ranjay, who was injured in a scuffle with another inmate in Jammu jail and has been admitted to a Chandigarh hospital. Earlier, a team of Pakistan High Commission officials had met Sanaullah at PGI Chandigarh. “We have given Pakistan High Commission […]

    Pak prisoner in Jammu jail attacked; Warden suspended; inquiry on

    Home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said, an inquiry is on into the attack on a Pakistan prisoner in Jammu jail. Speaking to newsmen in New Delhi, he said, the incident took place at 8.30 this morning and the inquiry is in progress. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Syed Akbarrudin said, the injured Pakistan prisoner is receiving […]

    Ishrat case: CBI Court orders top Gujart IPS officer’s arrest

    Special CBI Court on Thursday ordered the issuance of arrest warrant against top Gujarat police officer P P Pande, an accused in the 2004 alleged fake encounter of Mumbai teenager Ishrat Jahan and three others. The 1980-batch IPS officer of Gujarat cadre is currently Additional DGP (Crime) and he was Ahmedabad’s Joint Commissioner of Police […]

    Maharashtra ATS files chargesheet before MCOCA court in Pune blasts case

    Nearly a year after four low intensity blasts ripped JM Road in Pune, the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad has filed its charge sheet before a special MCOCA court in Mumbai. The 3,857-page charge sheet was filed before special MCOCA Judge Y D Shinde against eight arrested accused and five absconding accused. According to the charge […]

    Sikhs block Delhi Metro tracks protesting Sajjan Kumar’s acquittal

    Two Metro stations in Delhi were closed Wednesday afternoon as Sikh protesters came onto the tracks with placards and shouted slogans against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s acquittal in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, an official said. The protesters were holding placards that said ‘Give justice to ’84 victims’ and ‘Hang the culprits’ and shouting slogans […]

    ED needs more trained staff, latest in IT to deal with sophisticated money laundering: Fin Min

    Finance Minister P. Chidambaram today said there is a need to equip Enforcement Directorate, ED, with more trained human resources and latest information technology to deal with the sophisticated crimes of money laundering. Addressing a function to mark Enforcement Day Celebrations this morning, he suggested to the officers of ED to be extremely careful while […]