Dabholkar was a soft target: Anti-superstition activist

Anti-superstition activist Shyam Manav here said that detractors attempted to end his life as well like rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar, who spearheaded a movement against black magic practises and superstitions as he was a soft target.

PIL seeks action against ex-top cop for using tantriks in Dabholkar murder case

A PIL in the Bombay High Court on Friday sought action against: former Pune Police Commissioner Gulabrao Pol for allegedly taking the help of 'tantriks' (occultists) to crack the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar.

Uddhav slams police for `failing` to crack Dabholkar murder

Uddhav Thackeray criticised police for "failing" to crack the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar who was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Pune last year.

One year on, Narendra Dabholkar`s killers still at large; Pune protests

`Who killed Narendra Dabholkar` is the mystery which is still to be unravelled.

Narendra Dabholkar murder: A year on, mystery continues

The mystery about the killers of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar continues as thousands of social activists gather here Tuesday to mark his first death anniversary.

First find killers of Dabholkar: Uddhav on Pawar barb

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today flayed NCP chief Sharad Pawar for claiming that communal forces had received a boost as a result of the NDA coming to power led by Narendra Modi.

Hope CBI nabs my father`s killers: Activist Dabholkar`s daughter

Mukta, daughter of slain anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar Saturday expressed hope that at least the CBI would nab her father`s killers.

Narendra Dabholkar murder case transferred to CBI

The Bombay High Court on Friday transferred to CBI the probe into the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar in Pune last year.

Dabholkar murder: HC reserves order on PIL seeking CBI probe

The Bombay High Court on Thursday reserved its order on a PIL seeking CBI probe into the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar last year.

After eight months, Dabholkar killers elude police net

The sensational murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar is yet to be solved eight months after he was was gunned down while on a morning walk here, creating a nationwide furore.

HC lets Dabholkar`s daughter intervene in PIL for CBI probe

The Bombay High Court on Monday allowed Mukta Dabholkar, daughter of the slain rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, to intervene in a public interest litigation seeking CBI probe into the murder.

Police submit `case diaries` in Dabholkar killing before HC

The Pune police on Tuesday produced before the Bombay High Court the original `case diaries` in the probe relating to the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar, complyng with its direction.

HC allows Dabholkar`s family to intervene in PIL on CBI probe

Bombay HC on Tuesday allowed the family of slain activist Narendra Dabholkar to intervene in a PIL seeking probe by CBI into his murder.

HC issues notice to CBI on PIL in Dahbolkar murder case

The Bombay High Court issued notice to the CBI on a PIL urging probe by an independent agency into murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar to find out whether Hindu right-wing activists were involved in the crime.

Dabholkar murder: Two accused sent in cop custody till January 28

Two alleged firearm dealers, arrested in connection with Narendra Dabholkar murder case, were on Tuesday remanded in police custody till January 28.

Hazare fast, Cong-NCP bickering hog limelight in Maharashtra

The political landscape in Maharashtra in 2013 saw Sharad Pawar`s NCP seeking to outmanoeuvre Congress, an agitation by sugarcane growers and tussle between the government and Opposition over alleged corruption in irrigation projects.

Maharashtra Assembly passes anti-black magic Bill

Maharashtra Assembly on Friday passed the much-awaited Bill that seeks to curb black magic and other superstitious practices, a step that comes over four months after the murder of noted rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, who fought relentlessly for such a law.

Anti-black magic bill tabled in Maharashtra Assembly

Maharashtra Government introduced the much-awaited anti-black magic bill in the Assembly on Wednesday for discussion and passage.

Andhashraddha Nirmulan Samiti received foreign funds: Sena

Senior Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam said here on Wednesday that the Maharashtra government had no moral right to pass the Anti-Superstition Bill.

Dabholkar murder: Police detain two suspects in Goa

Police has detained two people in the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar on late Friday.