2006 Malegaon Blast

  • Malegaon blasts: Is there an institutional bias in the police? May 24, 2013

    Nine Muslim youth, accused for the Malegaon blasts and jailed for five years, were let off a few days back after no evidence was found against them. Is there an institutional bias and prejudice in the police? ...
  • 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts accused confesses December 30, 2012

    Mumbai: One of the key accused in 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts case, Manohar Singh, has confessed to his role in the conspiracy, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) Sunday claimed in a special court in Mumbai. Singh, arrested from Hatod in Indore district of Madhya Pradesh on Saturday, was produced before...
  • Malegaon blast accused out of jail after 5 years November 16, 2011

    Mumbai: Five years after they were accused in the 2006 Malegaon blasts case, seven of the nine accused finally got bail and walked out of jail in Mumbai on Wednesday amidst emotional scenes. The bail order came after the NIA told the court that it does not have enough evidence...
  • Malegaon blast: ATS officer gave money to accused November 15, 2011

    Mumbai: A police constable attached to Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) had sent Rs 3,000 by money order in 2008 to an approver-turned-hostile accused, currently lodged in a city jail for his alleged role in the 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts, an RTI query has revealed. In response to an RTI query...
  • Malegaon: NIA doesn't oppose bail of 9 accused November 5, 2011

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday did not oppose bail petitions of nine accused who were arrested in the 2006 Malegaon blast case. Nine accused had applied for the bail in October. NIA has told Mumbai court that it would not oppose the bail applications of the accused. The...
  • 2006 Malegaon blasts accused move court for bail October 1, 2011

    Mumbai: Nine persons arrested for the bomb blasts in Maharashtra's Malegaon town in 2006 moved a special court seeking bail on Saturday. In the bail application filed before the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) Court, the accused said the case is now being handled by National Investigation Agency...
  • NIA probe may let off Malegaon blast accused September 13, 2011

    Mumbai: The National Investigating Agency (NIA) is unlikely to oppose the bail pleas of the nine accused arrested by the Maharashtra ATS in the 2006 Malegaon bomb blast case when they come up for hearing this week. Sources privy to the investigations into the case said on Tuesday the NIA may...
  • Malegaon blast case: CBI opposes bail plea January 28, 2011

    Mumbai: The CBI, in its reply before a MCOCA court on Friday, opposed the bail plea of the nine accused in the 2006 Malegaon blast case. In its reply to Special Judge YD Shinde, the agency said, "In view of Swami Aseemanand's statement, CBI is conducting further investigation after obtaining formal...
  • Malegaon demands release of blast detainees January 13, 2011

    Malegaon: After Swami Aseemanand's confession, there was clamour in Malegaon for the release of the nine local youth arrested in the 2006 Malegaon blast case. The family members of the youth say even if they are released, the scars of being targetted as the accused for years can never be...