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Court has to limit itself under the law: SC on Uphaar sentence

The "magnitude" of the Uphaar fire tragedy case, which had claimed 59 lives, "calls for a higher sentence" but the court has to limit itself to the choice available under the law, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday.

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Uphaar Tragedy: Explained in 90 seconds – Watch

Uphaar Tragedy: Explained in 90 seconds – Watch

A look at the Uphaar tragedy case 18 years after 59 people lost their lives in one of the worst fire incidents in the country, and days after the Supreme Court pronounced its final verdict earlier this week.

Uphaar ruling raises questions on criminal justice: AAP

The Supreme Court ruling on the Uphaar cinema fire tragedy has "raised extremely serious questions the way criminal justice is delivered" in India, Delhi`s ruling AAP said on Thursday.

No jail for Ansals: CBI, Uphaar case victims to file review petition in SC

No jail for Ansals: CBI, Uphaar case victims to file review petition in SC

A day after real estate barons Sushil and Gopal Ansal escaped from being jailed in the 18-year-old Uphaar Cinema fire tragedy case, the victims of the gruesome incident have sought a review of the Supreme Court's ruling on them.

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Uphaar Cinema fire: Five things you must know

The Supreme Court on Wednesday fined Rs 60 crores in the 1997 Uphaar cinema fire case.

Uphaar fire case: Supreme Court asks Ansal brothers to pay Rs 60 crore; no jail term

Uphaar fire case: Supreme Court asks Ansal brothers to pay Rs 60 crore; no jail term

The Supreme Court on Wednesday imposed a hefty fine of Rs 60 crore on Ansal brothers - Gopal and Sushil – who had been earlier convicted in the 1997 Uphaar fire tragedy case.

Uphaar tragedy: Court orders framing of charges against seven

A Delhi court ordered framing of charges against real estate barons Sushil Ansal, Gopal Ansal and five others, facing prosecution for allegedly tampering with judicial records relating to 1997 Uphaar cinema fire tragedy case.

Uphaar fire tragedy: SC stays proceedings against ex-IPS officer Amod Kanth

The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the trial court proceedings against former IPS officer Amod Kanth in the 1997 Uphaar fire tragedy case.

Uphaar fire: HC asks trial court to frame charges in tampering case

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said the trial court should make an "endeavour" to frame charges against Uphaar cinema owners for allegedly tampering with the evidence in the 1997 fire incident case in which 59 people were killed.

Uphaar tragedy: HC rejects ex-IPS officer`s plea

The Delhi High Court Thursday dismissed the plea of former IPS officer Amod Kanth against the 2010 trial court order summoning him for allowing extra seats in Uphaar cinema hall where 59 movie-watchers died in a blaze in 1997.

Uphaar cinema victims` kin still fighting litigations

Sixteen years after the tragic Uphaar cinema fire in Delhi, the kin of the 59 killed on that faithful day said they "feel cheated" .

Sanction to try me in Uphaar case not taken: Ex-IPS officer

A former IPS officer Monday told the Delhi High Court that he cannot be tried for allegedly allowing extra seats in Uphaar cinema.

Uphaar tragedy: 15 years on, justice eludes

Even after 15 years of the Uphaar cinema fire, the families of the 59 people who died in the incident await justice.

Uphaar fire: Hearing against Ansals` adjourned

A Delhi court adjourned till May 11 the hearing in a case involving Uphaar cinema hall owners Sushil and Gopal Ansal.

Uphaar: SC commences hearing on criminal liability

The 1997 Uphaar cinema tragedy had claimed the lives of 59 cine goers.

Uphaar victims` kin still await justice

Fourteen years on, tears brought alive sour memories of pain, fear, and agony of losing loved ones as families gathered Monday to remember the 59 people asphyxiated and trampled to death in south Delhi`s Uphaar cinema.