Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case: SC allows IPS officer to visit ailing mother

The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed Gujarat cadre IPS officer Rajkumar Pandian, an accused in the case of alleged fake encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and his wife Kauserbi, to visit his ailing mother in Ahmedabad and directed a Mumbai court to start the trial next month.

Sohrabuddin's brother, 4 others held for trying to grab land

Five persons, including Riyazuddin, brother of Sohrabuddin Sheikh who was killed in a fake encounter in Gujarat, have been arrested for allegedly trying to grab land by forging papers at a village here, police said on Tuesday.

Fake encounter accused IPS officer Abhay Chudasama promoted

Gujarat government promoted 1999 batch IPS officer Abhay Chudasama, who is an accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, to the rank of a Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) on Monday.

Vanzara wants promotions for all encounter-accused cops of Gujarat

Retired IPS officer D G Vanzara, an accused in Ishrat Jahan and Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter cases, has demanded promotion for himself and 15 co-accused police officers, on the lines of decision taken by Rajasthan government.

Sohrabuddin fake encounter: Charges against Geeta Johari dropped

A special CBI court on Monday dropped charges against Gujarat Additional Director General of Police Geeta Johari in connection with Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter cases, for want of mandatory sanction from Maharashtra government for her prosecution.

Sohrabuddin fake encounter: Court rejects ex-DSP Parmar's discharge plea

A special CBI court on Tuesday rejected an of former Gujarat DSP ML Parmar seeking discharge from the case relating to the fake encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati.

Ex-Gujarat top cop DG Vanzara walks out of jail

After remaining behind bars for seven and half years, former Gujarat top cop DG Vanzara on Wednesday walked out of prison.

Cause of concern that the CBI allowed itself to be misused: Arun Jaitley

 Lauding the "independent" judicial system for discharging BJP Chief Amit Shah from Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the charge against him was without any basis and it was a "cause of concern" that CBI allowed itself to be misused.

TMC should take lessons from Amit Shah: Siddharth Singh

 Asking the TMC leadership to take lessons from the way BJP Chief Amit Shah abided by the rule of law in the Sohrabuddin case, BJP National Secretary Siddharth Nath Singh on Tuesday said instead TMC has gone on to abuse the legal system by its political offensive in the Saradha scam.

Amit Shah given clean chit in Sohrabuddin fake encounter case

In a big relief to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah, a special CBI court on Tuesday gave him a clean chit in the fake encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh.

Special CBI judge hearing Gujarat encounter cases dead

The Special CBI Court Judge, who was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati encounter cases, died on Monday after suffering a heart attack.

CBI court exempts Amit Shah from appearing in encounter cases

A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court exempted Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah from appearance in connection with the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsi Prajapati alleged fake encounter cases.

SC asks Bombay HC, trial court to submit in Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Registrar General of the Bombay High Court as well as the trial court, hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case, to submit their reports on the status of the trial in the case.

Amit Shah files exemption application before Mumbai court

BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday filed an application seeking exemption from appearance in the court here, which is hearing the cases related to encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati, till his discharge application is heard.

Mumbai: Former police officer refused bail in Sohrabuddin case

The special CBI court here, which is hearing the cases related to police encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati, on Monday rejected the bail application of a former officer of Rajasthan police.

Ex-IPS officer DG Vanzara granted bail in Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case
Ex-IPS officer DG Vanzara granted bail in Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case

Former IPS officer of Gujarat, DG Vanzara, was granted bail by the Bombay High Court in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case on Thursday.

Sohrabuddin case: Brother seeks narco test on Shah, others

Sohrabuddin Sheikh`s brother today moved the special CBI court seeking directions to conduct narco-analysis test on BJP President Amit Shah and 37 others accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati encounter cases.

Hearing on Amit Shah`s discharge plea adjourned till July 24

A sessions court here on Monday adjourned till July 24 the hearing on a discharge application filed by BJP leader Amit Shah in connection with the alleged fake encounter cases of Tulsiram Prajapati and Sohrabuddin Sheikh.

Court exempts Amit Shah from appearance in encounter cases

The special CBI court yet again exempted BJP leader Amit Shah from appearing before it in connection with the alleged fake encounter cases of Tulsiram Prajapati and Sohrabuddin Sheikh.

CBI judge hearing encounter cases involving Amit Shah transferred

The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) judge hearing the case of alleged fake-encounter cases of gangster Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsi Prajapati was transferred late on Wednesday.