Ishrat Jahan encounter case: GK Pillai knew of changes in affidavit, says inquiry panel

Ishrat Jahan encounter case: GK Pillai knew of changes in affidavit, says inquiry panel

The second affidavit, claimed to have been drafted by Chidambaram, said there was no conclusive evidence to prove that Ishrat was a terrorist.

Union Home Ministry official probing Ishrat Jahan missing files caught on tape tutoring witness

Union Home Ministry official probing Ishrat Jahan missing files caught on tape tutoring witness

A one-member panel was constituted after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh disclosed in Parliament on March 10 that Ishrat files were missing.

MHA constitutes high-level team to probe missing Ishrat Jahan encounter case files

MHA constitutes high-level team to probe missing Ishrat Jahan encounter case files

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday constituted a high-level team to probe how some important files related to the alleged fake encounter of Ishrat Jahan went missing.

Ishrat Jahan encounter: First affidavit based on facts; was pressurised to sign second one, claims RVS Mani

Ishrat Jahan encounter: First affidavit based on facts; was pressurised to sign second one, claims RVS Mani

Former undersecretary for internal security at the MHA RVS Mani said on Wednesday that he had filed the first affidavit based on facts in the Ishrat Jahan case.

Ishrat Jahan case: Shatrughan backs BJP's call for 'reinvestigation'

Ishrat Jahan case: Shatrughan backs BJP's call for 'reinvestigation'

Expressing support towards the call for a reinvestigation into the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Shatrughan Sinha on Wednesday said that the 'dubious' role of former home minister P. Chidambaram also needs to be re-examined.

LeT word from Ishrat Jahan affidavit was erased at political level: Ex-home secretary G K Pillai

LeT word from Ishrat Jahan affidavit was erased at political level: Ex-home secretary G K Pillai

Pillai said: “What really happened was in one of the affidavits there was a mention of LeT operatives, but in the other one, that aspect was deleted.” 

Ishrat Jahan case: MHA denies sanction to prosecute ex-IB official, 3 others

Bringing down curtains to 11-year long probe, the government has turned down request of CBI for granting prosecution sanction to four IB officials, including a retired Special Director Rajender Kumar, who were allegedly involved in conspiracy behind killing of Ishrat Jahan and three others.

Ishrat case: CBI sticks to guns on role of ex-IB man

 Seeking sanction to prosecute the then Joint Director of Intelligence Bureau, Rajinder Kumar, in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, CBI has sent a clarification to the Home Ministry reiterating its position that there was ample evidence to prosecute the officer.

Ishrat Jahan encounter case: CBI opposes Vanzara's bail plea

CBI, which investigated the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter killing case on Tuesday opposed the bail petition of IPS officer DG Vanzara who is one of the prime accused.

Relief for Amit Shah, gets clean chit in Ishrat Jahan encounter case

In a big development which is likely to give a major boost to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s bid for prime minister`s post, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday gave a clean chit to his close aide Amit Shah in connection with the 2004 fake encounter of Ishrat Jahan and others.

Court rejects Vanzara`s plea seeking chargesheet copy

A court here today rejected suspended IPS officer DG Vanzara`s plea seeking a copy of the supplementary charge sheet filed by CBI in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case.

Ishrat case: SC asks CBI to reply to bail plea of Gujarat Dy SP

The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the CBI on the bail plea of suspended Deputy Superintendent of Police N K Amin who is in jail in connection with the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter case.

Narendra Modi`s aide Amit Shah says Ram Temple not BJP`s 2014 poll agenda

Following his footprint, Amit Shah, supposedly the right-hand man of the BJP’s PM candidate Narendra Modi, maintained a distance from the Ram temple issue during an interview to a TV news channel.

The theatre of encounters

The unravelling of the circumstances around the death of Ishrat Jahan and three other men does send a chill down your spine.

Ishrat case: CBI ascertaining authenticity of tapes

CBI is ascertaining the authenticity of tapes with purported conversations of Gujarat Government officials allegedly discussing ways to help the accused police personnel in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case.

Ishrat Jahan case: SC rejects IPS PP Pandey`s plea

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to give any protection to IPS officer PP Pandey, accused in Ishrat Jahan encounter case, against his arrest.

Ishrat Jahan case: PP Pandey to appear in court today

Senior Gujarat IPS officer PP Pandey, an accused in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, is expected to appear in the court today.

Ishrat case: PP Pandey arrives in court on stretcher; gets relief

Absconding senior Gujarat IPS officer PP Pandey, an accused in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, on Monday made a dramatic appearance on a stretcher in a CBI court, which granted him anticipatory bail till July 31.

Gujarat HC ends monitoring of probe in Ishrat Jahan case

The Gujarat High Court on Friday ended its monitoring of probe in the Ishrat Jahan alleged fake encounter case.

Gujarat HC to hear Ishrat Jahan case tomorrow

After the CBI filed the first chargesheet in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case earlier this month, Gujarat High Court, which is monitoring the probe, will hold a further hearing on Friday.