ISHRAT JAHAN

  • Ishrat case: Court allows 2 accused policemen to go outside Gujarat September 20, 2014

    Ahmedabad: The special CBI court on Saturday allowed the applications of two police officers, who are accused in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, seeking modification of their bail conditions which bar them from leaving Gujarat. Judge Geeta Gopi allowed the pleas of IPS officers GL...
  • Ishrat Jahan case: IB accuses CBI of implicating its officers August 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Intelligence Bureau (IB) has told the Supreme Court that CBI is implicating its officers without verifying the facts in the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter killing case of Gujarat. It also placed in a sealed envelope secret inputs it had received about terrorist activities of LashkareToiba which was trying...
  • CBI, MHA at loggerheads over Ishrat Jahan case diary June 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry and the CBI are at loggerheads over granting sanction to four Intelligence Bureau officials in Ishrat Jahan fake encounter killing case with the ministry demanding the case diary before the nod can be given and the probe agency deciding to seek legal opinion on the...
  • Ishrat case: Gujarat government reinstates accused officer GL Singhal June 1, 2014

    Ahmedabad: IPS officer GL Singhal, arrested in February 2013 by the CBI for his alleged involvement in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, has been reinstated by the Gujarat government. He is back in the Gujarat police force as Commandant of the 12 SRP battalion in Gandhinagar. He's out on bail...
  • Ishrat case accused GL Singhal reinstated as commandant 12 SRP Gandhinagar May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Gujarat government on Wednesday reinstated suspended IPS officer GL Singhal, a prime accused in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. He was now posted in the Special Reserve Police in Gandhinagar. His name also surfaced in the snoopgate case. "Yes, he (GL Singhal) has been reinstated. Last night, sanction was...
  • Ishrat case: CBI seeks Centre's approval to prosecute IB exSpecial Director, 3 other serving officials May 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Days before Narendra Modi is sworn in as the Prime Minister, the Central bureau of Investigation has sought the Centre's approval to prosecute former Intelligence Bureau Special Director Rajinder Kumar and three serving IB officers in the Ishrat Jahan case. The investigating agency said that without sanctions from...
  • CBI court dismisses plea against Amit Shah in Ishrat Jahan case May 15, 2014

    In a relief for Narendra Modi's close aide Amit Shah in the alleged fake encounter case of Ishrat Jahan and three others, a local CBI court on Thursday dismissed a plea seeking arraignment of the former Gujarat Home Minister and expolice commissioner of Ahmedabad KR Kaushik as accused in the...
  • Ishrat case: CBI court rejects plea to name Amit Shah as accused May 15, 2014

    New Delhi: A CBI court on Thursday rejected an application seeking to name BJP leader Amit Shah and former Ahmedabad police commissioner KR Kaushik as accused in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. The application was moved by Gopinath Pillai, the father of one of the victims of the encounter. The CBI...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 7, 2014

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  • News 360: EC says no to Modi rally in Varanasi, BJP calls for protest May 7, 2014

    Soon after the Election Commission denied permission to the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to hold a rally in Varanasi, the party lashed out at the Returning Officer in Varanasi for his biased behaviour. ...
  • Ishrat case: No sufficient proof against Amit Shah till now, says CBI May 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday told a CBI court that it did not have sufficient evidence against Bharatiya Janata Party leader and close aide of Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. The CBI was replying to a plea filed by Gopinath Pillai,...
  • Clinching evidence to arrest Modi, Shah in Ishrat case: Kapil Sibal April 28, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday raked up alleged fake encounter of Ishrat Jahan to hit out at Narendra Modi saying the BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Amit Shah were being "shielded" despite existence of "clinching" evidence to arrest them. "I want to ask who is shielding Modi and Shah...
  • Ishrat case: Hearing on naming Amit Shah as accused adjourned till April 21 March 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told a court on Wednesday that it needed 25 days time to reply to a plea filed by the father of one of the victims in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. Gopinath Pillai, father of Javed alias Pranesh Pillai, had filed an application...
  • Ishrat case: No preliminary enquiry against Modi's ministers, CBI clarifies March 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Just hours after it was reported that the CBI had filed a preliminary enquiry against his top ministers of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi based on new evidence in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, the CBI issued a denial. The CBI claimed that no such preliminary enquiry had...
  • Ishrat: victim's kin seeks to make Amit Shah, ex-DGP accused March 14, 2014

    A special CBI court in Ahmedabad on Friday issued notices to former Gujarat minister of the state for home, Amit Shah, and former Director General of Police KR Kaushik on a petition seeking to make them accused in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. Gopinath Pillay, the father of Pranesh Pillai...
  • Ishrat Jahan encounter case: CBI court notice to Modi-aide Amit Shah March 14, 2014

    Ahmedabad: A CBI court in Ahmedabad has issued a notice to Amit Shah - a close aide of Chief Minister Narendra Modi - KR Kaushik and the CBI in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. The notice is returnable on March 26. The notice has been issued on the basis of an application...
  • Truth slips out, Cong mastered art of 'misusing' CBI: Jaitley February 9, 2014

    New Delhi: BJP on Sunday said the truth about alleged political misuse of CBI had "slipped out" after the reported comment by its Director Ranjit Sinha in the Ishrat Jahan case, charging that Congress has "mastered the art of manipulating" the agency during the UPA's decadelong rule. Sinha is reported to...
  • IB officer behind affidavit declaring Ishrat a terrorist: CBI February 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Former IB Special Director Rajinder Kumar, accused by CBI of murder in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, was allegedly the brain behind the affidavit filed by Home Ministry declaring the 19yearold victim a terrorist. In its supplementary charge sheet in the encounter case, CBI has alleged that...
  • Ishrat Jahan Case: CBI is under political pressure, says Arun Jaitley February 8, 2014

    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...
  • Ishrat Jahan: CBI chief says UPA never pressured to prosecute Shah February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: 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. Sinha denied that he gave a statement saying that the UPA would...
  • Ishrat Jahan Case: BJP accuses UPA of 'changing stand' February 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Accusing the UPA of changing its stand in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case in a bid to implicate Narendra Modi, BJP on Friday said it has caused "irreparable damage" to the country's intelligence agencies and their ability to undertake covert operations against terror. Leader of the Opposition in...
  • Ishrat case: Supplementary chargesheet filed, Amit Shah not named February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has filed the supplementary chargesheet in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter. The chargesheet is a breather for former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah as he has been given a clean chit saying that he had no role to play. Former IB officer...
  • Amit Shah not named in Ishrat case supplementary chargesheet: Sources February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: In a breather for former Gujarat home minister and Narendra Modi aide Amit Shah, the supplementary chargesheet filed in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case has given a clean chit to him. According to sources, the chargesheet is likely to be filed on Thursday. The chargesheet has been...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 24, 2013

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  • News 360: Divided Congress may withdraw support to AAP December 24, 2013

    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...
  • CBI must charge Narendra Modi and Amit Shah: Arjun Modhwadia December 24, 2013

    State Congress president Arjun Modhwadia hit out at the CBI for going slow in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. He said that both Narendra Modi and Amit Shah were involved in the Ishrat Jahan encounter along with several other encounter cases in Gujarat. ...
  • CBI gives clean chit to Amit Shah in Ishrat Jahan case: Sources December 24, 2013

    New Delhi: In a major relief for Gujarat Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's close confidant Amit Shah, the CBI has given a clean chit to him in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, say sources. Sources have told CNNIBN that the supplementary chargesheet filed by the...
  • Modi's confidant Amit Shah accused of illegal snooping on woman in B'lore November 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janta Party's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's close aide and former minister of state for home Amit Shah was on Friday accused of misusing his powers and police machinery for illegal surveillance of a young woman in 2009. The allegations were made at a...
  • Ishrat case: CBI sends judicial request to Pakistan November 15, 2013

    New Delhi: CBI has sent a judicial request to Pakistan seeking to establish the identity of Amjad Ali Rana and Zeeshan Johar who were killed in the Ahmedabad encounter along with 19yearold Ishrat Jahan nearly nine years ago. The agency had carried out detailed search in Kashmir even though it was...
  • Ishrat case: After quizzing Amit Shah, CBI set to file chargesheet October 14, 2013

    Ahmedabad: There could be trouble for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's right hand man Amit Shah. After questioning him in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, the CBI is now preparing to file a supplementary chargesheet in the case. The CBI is probing the conspiracy behind the alleged killing of Ishrat...