Samjhauta Blast

  • RSS terms Assemananda interview a political conspiracy, warns of legal action 08-02-2014 10:16 PM

    RSS on Saturday claimed the reported interview of Samjhauta blast accused Aseemanand was a conspiracy "hatched" to gain political mileage ahead of polls and said it will initiate legal action against those involved in targetting its leadership. "This is a conspiracy and it appears that it was hatched to gain...
  • Sriprakash Jaiswal seek probe into allegations levelled by Aseemanand 08-02-2014 08:23 AM

    Union Minister Sripakash Jaiswal on Friday hit out at Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over alleged terror links while seeking a probe into allegations levelled by Samjhauta blast case accused Aseemanand on the right wing outfit. "Congress has always sought investigations into the activities of the RSS," he told reporters on...
  • Samjhauta blasts: Sedition, murder charges framed against Assemanand 24-01-2014 08:12 PM

    Seven years after Samjhauta Express blasts, a court Panchkula on Friday framed murder, sedition and other charges against right wing Hindu activist Swami Aseemanand and three others paving the way for start of trial. Additional Sessions Judge Gurbinder Kaur framed charges against Aseemanand and his co-accused -- Kamal Chand, Rajinder...
  • Pakistan welcomes arrest of Samjhauta blast accused 16-12-2012 09:53 PM

    The man who allegedly planted the bombs on the train was arrested from Ujjain on Saturday evening. ...
  • Samjhauta blast: NIA to re-examine blast samples 17-08-2011 06:17 PM

    Panchkula: A special court on Wednesday allowed the National Investigation Agency to re-examine the Samjhauta Express blast samples after the NIA pleaded it wants to compare them with the explosions at other places such as in Malegaon, Hyderabad and Ajmer. The Panchkula court has given its order while hearing the...
  • India, Pakistan play safe in bilateral talks 27-07-2011 11:55 PM

    New Delhi: India and Pakistan on Wednesday made a fresh push for peace announcing new Kashmir-centric confidence building measures (CBMs) and politically affirming that relations were on the right track. But irritants - such as the Mumbai trial, Hafiz Saeed and Hina Rabanni Khar's meeting with the Hurriyat - also...
  • I'm not involved in Samjhauta blasts: Aseemanand 18-07-2011 02:03 PM

    Panchkula: Hindu activist Swami Assemanand, arrested by the National Investigating Agency (NIA) for his involvement in the Samjhauta Express blasts case on Monday reiterated that he was innocent and the NIA has no proof against him. "I am innocent. NIA has no proof against me and this arrest is illegal....
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  • Samjhuata blast: NIA chargesheets Aseemanand 20-06-2011 08:08 PM

    New Delhi: Four months after the National Investigation Agency (NIA) took over all terror cases relating to Hindu extremism, the agency on Monday filed the chargesheet in the 2007 Samjhauta blast. The Samjhauta Express was bombed killing 68 people, several of them Pakistani nationals. Swami Aseemanand, who first allegedly confessed...
  • Samjhauta blast: Aseemanand's bail rejected 12-05-2011 06:49 PM

    Panchkula: Swami Aseemanand, an accused in the Samjhauta Blast case, on Thursday denied any role in the incident before a sessions court which rejected his bail plea and extended his custody till May 26. Assemanand's bail plea, filed on the ground that the NIA failed to file a charge sheet...
  • Aseemanand denies role in Samjhauta blasts 12-05-2011 03:32 PM

    Panchkula: Hindu activist Swami Aseemanand on Thursday told a court in Panchkula that he had no role in the 2007 Samjhauta Express train bombing that killed 68 people, mainly Pakistanis. Aseemanand told the Panchkula district and sessions judge that he had not made any statement to the National Investigating Agency...
  • Pak flays India's handling of Samjhauta probe 05-02-2011 06:27 PM

    Islamabad: On the eve of Foreign Secretary-level talks in Thimphu, Pakistan on Saturday came out with a provocative statement saying that India's handling of the Samjhauta Express train bombing case showed that it lacked "courage to unearth culpability of Hindu extremists". "India seems to be lacking courage to unearth culpability...
  • India to share Samjhauta blast info with Pak 30-01-2011 12:59 PM

    Davos: Home Minister P Chidambaram has said 'some evidence' has emerged in the 2007 Samjhauta blast case and India will share information with Pakistan once the probe is over. "We have not said that we will not provide evidence. These are early phases of investigation, once the investigation is complete...
  • Ajmer blast: Aseemanand in custody of Raj ATS 22-01-2011 04:16 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Anti-Terrorist Squad on Saturday took right-wing Hindu group Abhinav Bharat member and Samjhauta Express train blast accused Swami Aseemanand in its custody in connection with the 2007 Ajmer Dargah attack case. The Chief Judicial Magistrate of Ajmer had issued a production warrant against Aseemanand on January 18 and...
  • Aseemanand's brother says his letters are fake 18-01-2011 01:00 PM

    New Delhi: Just days after letters allegedly written by Swami Aseemanand, who is in judicial custody in connection with the 2007 Samjhauta Express train blast case, to the presidents of India and Pakistan, emerged his brother has denied receiving any letter. CNN-IBN spoke exclusively to Aseemanand's brother Sukumar who says...
  • Samjhauta blast: reward for info on suspects 11-01-2011 08:37 PM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday announced cash rewards for information on three suspects in the Samjhauta blast probe, following Swami Assemanand's confession in the case. The NIA has now announced cash rewards for information on Ramchandra Kalsangre and Sandeep Dange, the two individuals named by Aseemanand...
  • No sharing of Samjhauta probe with Pak: Govt 11-01-2011 04:20 PM

    New De;hi: Union Home Ministry on Tuesday told the Ministry of External Affairs that it was premature to share details of the 2007 Samjhauta Express blast investigations with Pakistan. Home Ministry said that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has not completed its investigation into the Samjhauta blast case. Home Ministry...
  • Extremists asked to leave RSS: Bhagwat 10-01-2011 09:08 AM

    New Delhi: RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat virtually admitted for the first time that there were radical elements within the Sangh. He also slammed the Congress for linking Hindu groups with extremism. He blamed the ruling party of diverting attention from all the corruption cases. Admitting that there was existence of...
  • Samjhauta blast probe a witch hunt by CBI: RSS 07-01-2011 01:30 PM

    New Delhi: The RSS on Friday accused the CBI of deliberately leaking the confession of Swami Aseemanand in the 2007 Samjhauta Express blast which, it alleged, was given under duress. "This is a conspiracy and witch hunt. We have doubts about the manner in which this confessional statement has been...
  • Spl: Samjhauta blasts, a month on 20-03-2007 10:05 AM

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