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  • News 360: Ex-coal secy releases book on Coalgate, wants CBI probe 14-04-2014 08:24 PM

    The former coal secretary, PC Parakh, has now demanded that the Prime Minister's role be probed by the CBI. He claimed that the PM's authority was undermined and he allowed it to happen. In his tell-all book 'Crusader or Conspirator? Coalgate and other Truths', to be released on Tuesday, Parakh...
  • Ishrat Jahan Case: CBI is under political pressure, says Arun Jaitley 08-02-2014 04:53 PM

    In what could bring respite to the Congress, CBI director Ranjit Sinha on Saturday denied that he was pressured by the UPA government to prosecute BJP leader Amit Shah in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said that all CBI cases...
  • Not afraid of eviction from Cong, says MLA who called a Kejriwal liar 30-01-2014 02:38 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's press conference ended in chaos after a Congress MLA Asif Mohamad disrupted the proceedings. The MLA raised his voice shouting slogans after Kejriwal's comments on the Batla encounter case. The MLA from Okhla accusing Kejriwal of going back on the AAP's promise to reopen the...
  • CJ Show: Parents of a slain soldier fight for their rights 26-01-2014 09:41 PM

    Col Kawar Bhardwaj's son captain Umang Bhardwaj died while battling the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. After the death of his son, he and his wife Shiksha were promised a petrol pump allotment and some land to build a statue in the memory of their late son. Many years have...
  • J&K: Victims' families condemn Army order to close Pathribal fake encounter 25-01-2014 10:48 AM

    Fourteen years after five villagers were killed and passed off as foreign militants who killed 35 Sikhs in Kashmir, the Army has closed the Pathribal fake encounter case saying that the court marshal proceedings could not establish charges against five Army personnel named in the case. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 24-12-2013 11:49 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Divided Congress may withdraw support to AAP 24-12-2013 09:43 PM

    Even before the Aam Aadmi Party could form the government in Delhi with Congress supporting it from outside, divisions within the latter over the strategy have come out in the open. Government formation in Delhi may take some more time, as sources say that the Congress is seriously considering the...
  • Former Bhaskar employee accuses MYFM CEO of sexually harassing her 29-11-2013 08:24 PM

    The sexual assault case leveled against Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal has shook the country. Questions have been raised on how the Tehelka mangement has responded to the case. However, the case has also highlighted the safety of women in other media institutions. A former employee of Dainik Bhaskar group's My...
  • Probe in Keran encounter not yet over: Khurshid 06-10-2013 06:25 PM

    External Affaris Minister Salman Khurshid said the probe in the Keran encounter is not yet over. "The investigation is not over. We are waiting for the report," he said. ...
  • CBI probe in Amit Shah's role in Ishrat encounter case inevitable: Cong 24-09-2013 02:54 PM

    Congress minister Jagdambika Pal said that the CBI probe in BJP General Secretary and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's close aide Amit Shah's was inevitable in Ishrat Jahan encounter case. He said, "If the IPS officer in the Ishrat Jahan case says that he acted at the behest of the...
  • Vanzara's statement is a confession, says D Raja 04-09-2013 03:44 PM

    Activist Amrish Patel said that DG Vanzara's confession clearly states that all the encounters were executed following the dictates of the Narendra Modi government. CPI leader D Raja also said that Vanzara's letter was a confession and it is up to the judiciary on how it wants to act. ...
  • Jethmalani accuses Vanzara of looking for an escape by blaming Modi 04-09-2013 01:17 PM

    BJP member and senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani said that IPS officer DG Vanzara is looking for ways to escape by making the allegations as he has been in jail for long. Vanzara was arrested by the CBI following his transfer to Sabarmati Central jail in Ahmedabad from Mumbai. He was...
  • Opponents rattled by Modi's elevation within the party: BJP on sting operation CD, Vanzara letter 04-09-2013 10:59 AM

    BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu said, I don't think Vanzara has made any comment against Narendra Modi personally. He might have spoken out of frustration." ...
  • Has Vanzara's letter stung Narendra Modi and Amit Shah? 03-09-2013 11:50 PM

    Suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, one of the accused in fake encounters, has resigned from his post and wrote a 10-page letter blaming Chief Minister Narendra Modi and his aide Amit Shah for letting police officers down. He said, "I adore Modi like a god, but my god could...
  • Watch: War of words between BJP, Congress over Vanzara's letter 03-09-2013 08:15 PM

    Suspended Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, one of the accused in Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat Jahan fake encounter cases, resigned from the police force on Tuesday after blaming Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for not helping him and other officer facing the heat in the cases. In a...
  • BJP, Congress war of words over Tulsi Prajapati case CD 03-09-2013 06:30 PM

    There was a war of words between Congress leader S Gohil and BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi over a CD which allegedly showed that BJP leaders were trying to shield former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah in Tulsiram Prajapati encounter case. Lekhi said "This is a con job by the Congress....
  • I was offered money to drop the case, says Tulsiram Prajapati's mother 03-09-2013 03:48 PM

    Tulsiram Prajapati's mother said that she was offered money by the people who came to take the signatures and had asked her not to fight the case. "I was told that there is nothing left in the case and that it will take a lot of time to get solved,"...
  • Congress demands CBI enquiry on BJP leaders in Tulsiram Prajapati case 03-09-2013 03:35 PM

    The Congress reacted to a sting operation by a freelance journalist, which caught on camera top Bharatiya Janata Party leaders allegedly discussing how to protect former Gujarat Home Minister Amit Shah in the Tulsiram Prajapati encounter, where he is accused of murder. They have demanded a CBI enquiry in the...
  • Vote bank politics on Ishrat Jahan, says BJP leader Balbir Punj 11-08-2013 04:17 PM

    BJP leader Balbir Punj hit out at Union Minister Sharad Pawar on Sunday after his remarks that 'false cases are alienating Muslims' in the context of Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case and Malegaon blasts. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 30-07-2013 11:57 PM

    Watch the top stories of the day on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey. ...
  • News 360: CWC clears Telangana, Hyderabad to be the joint capital 30-07-2013 09:01 PM

    Congress Working Committee unanimously passed a resolution for the creation of Telangana by dividing Andhra Pradesh, the contentious issue of Hyderabad was also discussed and the proposal is to make it the joint capital of Telangana and Seemandhra. ...
  • Batla House encounter: Politics continue even as IM operative convicted 25-07-2013 10:58 PM

    IM operative Shahzad Ahmed was on Thursday convicted in the 2008 Batla House encounter case by a Delhi court for murdering a police inspector and assaulting other officers. ...
  • I stick to my stand on Batla House encounter: Digvijaya Singh 25-07-2013 07:39 PM

    Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said that he is sticking to his stand on wanting a judical probe in the Batla House encounter. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 16-07-2013 11:53 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Govt clears 100 per cent FDI in telecom, say sources 16-07-2013 09:25 PM

    In big-ticket reforms push, the government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors. ...
  • UPA continues to flip flop over Ishrat Jahan's terror links 16-07-2013 08:53 PM

    The UPA continues to struggle to explain the flip flop over Ishrat Jahan's alleged terror links. A day after the Congress asked for an explanation, the Home Minister is still not setting the record straight. Now former home secretary GK Pillai has said, Ishrat must be given the benefit of...
  • Ishrat Jahan case: IB officer Rajendra Kumar's role being probed 06-07-2013 07:42 PM

    Even as Intelligence Bureau officer Rajendra Kumar has not been named in the first chargesheet in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case of 2004, the Central Bureau of Investigation has said that he is coming in the picture and there is evidence against him too. Rajdendra Kumar's role is still being...
  • Ishrat Jahan was a dedicated student, not a terrorist: Family 06-07-2013 05:53 PM

    The family of Ishrat Jahan, who was killed in a fake encounter in Gujarat, has once again said that she was not a terrorist. "She was somebody who used to be scared of cockroaches and lizards. How could she be a terrorist and kill people? She was dedicated to her...
  • Have sought clarification from Home Ministry on why Ishrat's terror links were not probed: Digvijaya 06-07-2013 09:54 AM

    The FBI says Headley revealed that the Lashkar military chief had told him about a female suicide bomber named Ishrat Jahan. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 05-07-2013 11:08 PM

    Watch the top stories of the day on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey. ...