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Malegaon blast case accused were tortured at 'behest' of Congress leaders: Retired major

Investigations in the blast case were led by Karkare, who was the then chief of the Maharashtra anti-terrorism squad.

Apr 27, 2019, 21:28 PM IST

Pragya Singh Thakur declares silver-coated brick for Ram Mandir among Rs 4.44 lakh assets

Thakur, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case currently on bail, has mentioned in her affidavit that she depends on alms and the society for her livelihood.

Apr 24, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

Selective outrage over Sadhvi Pragya's remarks on Hemant Karkare betray political colours

There is usually silence when IPS officers are killed or caught committing crimes. But this was not one of those times.

Apr 24, 2019, 19:25 PM IST

Amit Shah defends Sadhvi Pragya, says she was implicated in false case

Sadhvi Pragya's selection as a candidate in the Lok Sabha election has resulted in political rivals targeting BJP.

Apr 22, 2019, 12:21 PM IST

Pragya shocker on 26/11 martyr: He died for treating me badly

She said she had cursed him for treating her "very badly" while she was in custody in the Malegaon blast case.

Apr 19, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 18 April, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary. This segment of DNA brings to you analysis of top news of the day.

Apr 18, 2019, 23:58 PM IST

DNA: Should Sadhvi Pragya contest election or not ?

Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya singh on Thursday broke down while recalling the torture she faced in the custody of law enforcing agencies. Watch video to know more.

Apr 18, 2019, 22:22 PM IST

Father of Malegaon blast victim files application against BJP candidate Sadhvi Pragya

Sadhvi Pragya is an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast in which seven people were killed. She spent nearly nine years in jail and is currently out on bail.

Apr 18, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

Malegaon blast: Lt Col Purohit appears before court for second time after bail

This is the second time that Purohit has appeared before the court since he was granted bail, almost nine years after his arrest.

Aug 29, 2017, 11:35 AM IST

Lt Col Purohit to be attached to Army unit, to remain suspended

He is likely to report back to the unit from where he was arrested. 

Aug 21, 2017, 18:39 PM IST

SC grants bail to Lt Col Purohit in Malegaon blast case

Supreme Court has granted bail to Lt. Colonel Shrikant Purohit in 2008 Malegaon Blast Case. Supreme Court quashed the order of Bombay High Court in which Purohit was denied the bail.

Aug 21, 2017, 18:08 PM IST

2008 Malegaon blast: Lt. Colonel Purohit granted bail; A timeline of the case so far

 The Supreme Court on Monday granted bail to Lt. Col. Prasad Shrikant Purohit (retired), the main accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast, which killed seven people. A bench of Justice R.K. Agrawal and Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre granted conditional bail to Purohit asking him not to tamper with evidence.

Aug 21, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

2008 Malegaon blast case: After 9 years in jail, Colonel Purohit granted bail by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court granted bail to Lieutenant Colonel Shrikant Prasad Purohit, an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, setting aside the previous order of Bombay High Court.

Aug 21, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

Malegaon blast: SC reserves order on Prasad Shrikant​ Purohit's bail plea

The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved order on a plea for bail by retired army officer Prasad Shrikant Purohit, the main accused in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blast which killed seven people.

Aug 17, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Malegaon Blast Case: SC reserves order on Lt. Col Purohit's bail plea

The Bombay High Court had earlier dismissed the bail plea of Lt. Col Purohit.

Aug 17, 2017, 06:20 AM IST

Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya's bail plea rejected — What NIA court said

The special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on Tuesday rejected the bail application filed by Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, a key accused in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blasts case.

Jun 28, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

Received no support from MP cops in Samjhauta blast probe: Ex-SIT chief

Further investigations led the SIT to conclude that Hindu hardliners were involved in the case.

Jun 07, 2016, 00:27 AM IST

2006 Malegaon case: NIA court rejects bail plea of four accused

A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on Monday rejected the bail plea of four accused namely Manohar Nawaria, Rajendra Chaudhary, Dhan Singh and Lokesh Sharma in the 2006 Malegaon blasts case.

Jun 06, 2016, 18:26 PM IST

2008 Malegaon blast: Court to hear Sadhvi Pragya's bail plea today, NIA doesn't oppose

A Mumbai court will hear the bail plea of 2008 Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur on Monday.

Jun 06, 2016, 09:46 AM IST

Pakistan may seek India's help in curbing terror: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi:If Pakistan does not have the capability to curb terrorist activity in its territory, it may seek India`s help, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said.

May 28, 2016, 23:03 PM IST