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Fake encounters: Cops no more holy cows

Encounters between police and alleged criminals have now moved from being plain controversial topics and are resulting in a rising number of cases wherein policemen are being hauled up for notoriety and convicted for extra judicial killings under the garb of bringing offenders to book.

SC dismisses Gujarat plea on probe into fake encounters in all states

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a plea by the Gujarat government to order probe into all fake encounters that had taken place in all states over the past 10 years.

HC bench expresses reservation over a single judge order

The Punjab and Haryana High Court bench here has expressed "grave reservation" over an order passed by a single judge on Punjab police over the "fake encounters" during the period of militancy in the state in 1990s.

Most fake encounters are by police, not Army: NHRC

The NHRC said on Tuesday that a majority of fake encounters in many Indian states were by police officers, and not the armed forces.

CBI being used to target Narendra Modi, alleges Arun Jaitley

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is being misused to target and implicate Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in fake encounter cases, senior BJP leader Aun Jaitley has alleged in a letter written to the Prime Minister.

Cong demands resignation of Modi over Vanzara`s letter

In the wake of IPS officer DG Vanzara`s resignation from police service, Congress demanded the resignation of Narendra Modi.

555 alleged fake encounters reported between 2009-13: Govt

Even as CBI probes the Ishrat Jahan and Sadiq Jamal alleged fake encounter cases, at least 555 such alleged extra judicial killings have been reported in the country, including 138 in Uttar Pradesh, in last four years.

False that Muslims being targeted in fight against

The BJP on Saturday rejected as a "false perception" that Muslims are being targeted in the name of fighting terror and claimed more Hindus have been killed in fake encounters, mostly in Congress-ruled states.

Fake encounters: A blot on Indian democracy

The NHRC has chronicled 555 cases of alleged fake encounters from 2009-10 to 2012-13 (till February 15, 2013) across the country.

Fake encounters: A blot on Indian democracy

The NHRC has chronicled 555 cases of alleged fake encounters from 2009-10 to 2012-13 (till February 15, 2013) across the country.

Fake encounters carried out to raise Modi`s profile: Digvijay

The Gujarat govt had carried out fake encounters only to raise CM Narendra Modi`s profile so that he becomes a "hero" in the eyes of people who believe acts of terror are done by Muslims, Cong leader Digvijay Singh alleged.

Fake encounter: Supreme Court orders single trial for Amit Shah

In a major relief to former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah, the Supreme Court on Monday said that there was no need for separate trials against him in connection with Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati alleged fake encounters.

Fake encounters: SC notice to centre, state govts

The Supreme Court Friday sought
the stands of the Centre and all state governments on a plea for independent probe into all cases of alleged killings by police in staged shootouts in past 10 years in the country.

Justice Shah refuses to head Guj encounters probe

Former Supreme Court judge MB
Shah had been entrusted with the task to look into the alleged fake encounters between 2002 to 2006 in Gujarat.

NHRC seeks details of 9 fake encounters in Ghaziab

The NHRC has sought from the Ghaziabad Police details of nine alleged fake encounters that took place in the district over the last few years.

PDP accuses govt of not taking action against culprits

Opposition PDP accused the government of not taking action in several fake encounters, including the Macchil case, and said it has sent a wrong message to security forces that they can do whatever they want and get away.

BJP govt in Guj famous for fake encounters: Cong

A day after the Special
Investigation Team probing Gujarat riot cases raised doubts
about genuineness of Ishrat encounter case, Congress Saturday
said BJP government in Gujarat is "famous worldwide for fake
encounters."