Locals cry for basic amenities on 6th anniv of Balta encounter

Six years have gone by but the stigma of the infamous Batla House encounter still haunts residents of the largely Muslim-dominated locality in the heart of South Delhi, who also have been grappling with a range of issues like lack of proper roads, water supply and other necessities.

Batla House encounter: Terror group with links to ISIS threatens to take revenge
Batla House encounter: Terror group with links to ISIS threatens to take revenge

ISIS-linked terror group Ansar-ul-Tawhid Fi Bilad Al Hind (AuT) on the occasion of sixth anniversary of 2008 Batla House encounter on Friday vowed to take revenge.

Top IM men developed friendship at school, claims Delhi Police

The childhood friendship which developed during the school days between top IM operatives Asadullah Akhtar and Mohd Atif Ameen played a major role in the 2008 serial blasts here, a Delhi court was told on Thursday.

Vijay Kumar Malhotra says votes of minority community valuable

BJP`s Vijay Kumar Malhotra, who courted controversy for remark that Jamia and Batla House had become "den of terrorists" said party was not against minority community and wanted their valuable votes.

Attachment proceedings of properties in Batla House case

Lucknow unit of NIA carried out attachment proceedings of the properties of three absconding accused in Batla House encounter case in Delhi while issuing non-bailable warrants against three others.

Congress no to demand for SIT probe into Batla House encounter

Congress on Friday dismissed a demand for an SIT probe into the Batla House encounter, a day after a party MLA from Delhi raised the matter.

Batla House encounter: HC notice to Delhi Police

The Delhi High Court on Friday sought the response of police on an appeal filed by Shahzad Ahmed against his conviction in the 2008 Batla House encounter case for killing decorated police officer Inspector MC Sharma.

Batla House encounter anniversary today; Delhi on high alert

The national capital was put on a high alert on the fifth anniversary of 2008 Batla House shootout.

Shahzad falsely implicated, will move apex court, says sister

Sister of Shahzad Ahmed, who was sentenced to life imprisonment in Batla House encounter case, said she would move Supreme Court against the verdict.

BJP demands apology from Cong for its leaders’ remarks on Batla encounter

BJP on Tuesday welcomed the life sentence given to Batla House case convict Shahzad Ahmed.

2008 Batla House encounter: Shazad Ahmad gets life term

Suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist Shahzad Ahmad, convicted in the 2008 Batla House encounter case, was on Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a Delhi court, which said the case does not fall under the rarest of rare category warranting death penalty.

Death sought for Batla House convict, verdict on Tuesday

The prosecution has sought death penalty for the lone convict and Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative Shahzad Ahmad in the 2008 Batla House shootout case, saying it was a "rarest of rare case". The final verdict by a Delhi court will come Tuesday.

2008 serial blasts: Court rejects plea for NBW against IM man

In setback to Delhi Police,court rejected to issue non-bailable warrant against member of Indian Mujahideen who helped modules involved in 2008 serial blasts to flee India after Batla House encounter.

Verdict irks Batla House residents

A section of people in Delhi`s Batla House neighbourhood, aired dissatisfaction over the conviction of an Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative for the gunfight which left a police inspector dead.

Batla House verdict: Key points of judgment

Delhi court Thursday convicted Indian Mujahideen (IM) operative Shahzad Ahmad, the lone accused in the 2008 Batla House shootout here, for killing a police inspector and attacking other officers.

Batla House encounter: Digvijay Singh sticks to claim, rules out apology

After Delhi Court convicted Indian Mujahideen`s Shahzad Ahmad in Batla house encounter, Congress Digvijay Singh reiterated his earlier stand for judicial inquiry into the shootout.

It hardly matters whether Shahzad was IM operative, says court

"It hardly matters as to whether accused Shahzad Ahmad was affiliated to Indian Mujahideen or not," a Delhi court on Thursday observed while convicting him in the 2008 Batla House encounter case.

Delhi on alert after Batla House verdict

The national capital was put on a high alert as a court gave its verdict in the 2008 Batla House shootout in which an Indian Mujahideen operative was convicted for killing a Delhi Police inspector.

Batla House encounter: ‘No bullet-proof jacket a misadventure of Delhi Police?’

In 2008 Batla House encounter case, court which convicted Shahzad Ahmad, wondered why Delhi Police Inspector Mohan Chand Sharma did not wear bullet-proof jacket despite knowing they may face firing.

Batla House verdict: Alert sounded in UP

Uttar Pradesh government has issued an alert across the state to avoid any untoward law and order situation in wake of a Delhi court order on the 2008 Batla House encounter case.