Malegaon blasts

Malegaon blasts: Bombay High Court grants bail to Sadhvi Pragya, Lt Col Purohit to stay in jail

Malegaon blasts: Bombay High Court grants bail to Sadhvi Pragya, Lt Col Purohit to stay in jail

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday granted bail to Sadhvi Pragya, who is a prime accused in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case.

Apr 25, 2017, 09:44 AM IST

Mumbai court allows use of 'secondary evidence' in Malegaon blasts trial

The special court for NIA cases here on Monday allowed the prosecution to rely on 'secondary evidence' in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case, as some of the important documents were not available with the investigating agency.

Jan 03, 2017, 04:57 AM IST
Malegaon blasts: HC seeks NIA's reply on discharge of 8 accused

Malegaon blasts: HC seeks NIA's reply on discharge of 8 accused

The state had moved the high court in appeal against the order of sessions court discharging the eight accused.

Nov 28, 2016, 18:40 PM IST
MIM to provide legal aid to youth arrested in Hyderabad

MIM to provide legal aid to youth arrested in Hyderabad

MIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday said his party would provide legal aid to five youth arrested by the NIA but made it clear that it doesn`t support terrorism.

Jul 01, 2016, 17:45 PM IST
Malegaon blasts case: Narendra Modi government should sack NIA chief, demands Congress

Malegaon blasts case: Narendra Modi government should sack NIA chief, demands Congress

The Congress on Wednesday demanded that the Narendra Modi government should sack the National Investigation Agency (NIA) chief whose role in the investigation into the Malegaon blasts has been questioned by a Mumbai special court.

Jun 29, 2016, 18:56 PM IST
Malegaon blasts: Special NIA court rejects bail plea of Sadhvi Pragya

Malegaon blasts: Special NIA court rejects bail plea of Sadhvi Pragya

The special NIA court on Tuesday rejected the bail application filed by Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, a key accused in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blasts case.

Jun 28, 2016, 11:15 AM IST

Govt should put evidence before court: Chidambaram on Karti

Chidambaram dismissed as "irresponsible" Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijuju's controversial charge that in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, the then Home Ministry headed by Chidambaram worked in "tandem" with terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba.

May 28, 2016, 20:14 PM IST
Sadhvi Pragya on fast for permission to visit Simhasth Kumbh, health worsens

Sadhvi Pragya on fast for permission to visit Simhasth Kumbh, health worsens

Sadhvi Pragya began an indefinite hunger strike last Monday to press her demand that she be allowed to take a dip in Shipra river at Ujjain during the ongoing Simhasth Kumbh.

May 17, 2016, 19:23 PM IST

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat faced threat from outfit behind Malegaon blasts: Congress

Congress on Monday claimed RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat faced threat to his life from the outfit which was initially linked to the 2008 Malegaon blasts and that he was apprised about the matter by then Maharashtra ATS chief Hemant Karkare.

May 16, 2016, 21:14 PM IST
After clean chit by NIA over Malegaon blasts, Sadhvi Pragya on hunger strike for Kumbh visit

After clean chit by NIA over Malegaon blasts, Sadhvi Pragya on hunger strike for Kumbh visit

Sadhvi Pragya, who was given a clean chit in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case by the National Investigation Agency, on Monday began a hunger strike here, demanding that she be allowed to take part in Simhastha Kumbh at Ujjain, said one of her kin.

May 16, 2016, 20:32 PM IST
India has become a laughing stock in front of the world after NIA clean chit to Sadhvi Pragya: Congress.

India has become a laughing stock in front of the world after NIA clean chit to Sadhvi Pragya: Congress.

Congress party said that after NIA gave a clean chit to Sadhvi Pragya and other saffron leaders India has become a laughing stock in front of the world.

May 16, 2016, 13:09 PM IST

Malegaon blasts: Shiv Sena targets UPA, demands action against ATS

Shiv Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut demanded a thorough probe against those Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) officers whom he alleged of conspiring the sequence of events in this case.

May 13, 2016, 22:29 PM IST
2008 Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit key conspirator, Sadhvi innocent, Karkare's probe flawed, says NIA

2008 Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit key conspirator, Sadhvi innocent, Karkare's probe flawed, says NIA

NIA alleged that "in a secret meeting held at Faridabad, Purohoit proposed for a separate Constitution for Hindu rashtra with separate saffron flag.

May 13, 2016, 21:54 PM IST
Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit key member of criminal plot, collected money for explosives, says NIA

Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit key member of criminal plot, collected money for explosives, says NIA

The NIA alleged that on January 25-26 "in a secret meeting held at Faridabad, Purohoit proposed for a separate Constitution for Hindu rashtra with separate saffron flag.

May 13, 2016, 20:19 PM IST
Malegaon blasts case: Accused Muslim men were made scapegoats by ATS, says Mumbai Court

Malegaon blasts case: Accused Muslim men were made scapegoats by ATS, says Mumbai Court

Eight Muslim men accused of carrying out bomb blasts in Maharashtra's Malegaon in 2006 were made scapegoats by the Anti-Terrorist Squad, a Mumbai court has said.

Apr 26, 2016, 20:17 PM IST
Lt Colonel Purohit kept Army officials in loop while carrying out intelligence activities: Report

Lt Colonel Purohit kept Army officials in loop while carrying out intelligence activities: Report

Lt Colonel Shrikant Prasad Purohit always kept senior officials in the loop while carrying out intelligence activities, as per a media report.

Apr 24, 2016, 22:09 PM IST

Documents will prove Col Purohit innocent, says Neela Gokhale

Colonel Purohit's Advocate says she has enough documents to prove him not guilty. Watch complete news story for getting detailed updates!

Apr 24, 2016, 16:01 PM IST

Malegaon blast: ATS chiefs acted as scourges of political masters, says defence lawyer

With former Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) chief KP Raghuvanshi saying that he stood by his finding in the 2006 Malegaon blast case, defence lawyer Sanjiv Punalekar on Friday shot back Raghuvanshi and Karkare (Hemant) were merely ATS chiefs and had acted as scourges of the political masters.

Apr 22, 2016, 20:30 PM IST
Burdwan blast: National Investigation Agency registers case

Burdwan blast: National Investigation Agency registers case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday registered a case to probe the bomb blast in Burdwan in West Bengal in which the role of terror groups is suspected.

Oct 10, 2014, 19:39 PM IST

NIA says Sunil Joshi murdered for making sexual advances on Sadhvi Pragya Thakur: Report

In a sensational turn of events in the RSS pracharak Sunil Joshi`s murder case, National Investigation Agency (NIA) has concurred that Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur had him eliminated due to his sexual advances towards her.

Aug 17, 2014, 22:59 PM IST