Uphaar case: SC judge recuses himself from hearing Gopal Ansal`s plea

A Supreme Court judge Monday recused himself from hearing a plea of real estate baron Gopal Ansal, convicted in the Uphaar fire tragedy case, seeking its nod to visit London and New York on a business trip.

Uphaar victims` kin demand law to hasten justice

The kin of Uphaar cinema tragedy victims Friday appealed to the government to bring in a new legislation which would expeditiously deal with "man made" disasters pending for more than five years.

SC upholds conviction of Ansal brothers in Uphaar cinema tragedy

In a major ruling, the Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Ansal brothers - Sushil and Gopal - in connection with 1997 Uphaar cinema hall fire tragedy.

SC to dispose of Uphaar cinema tragedy case in Aug

The Supreme Court today posted for final disposal in
August of the appeals filed by the victims and real estate
tycoons Ansal brothers challenging the quantum of punishment.