Uphaar Cinema Fire

  • Uphaar cinema fire: Court to hear arguments on charges against Amod Kanth 05-10-2013 05:35 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday fixed November 30 as the date for hearing arguments on framing of charges against former IPS officer Amod Kanth for his alleged culpability in the 1997 Uphaar fire tragedy case. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Lokesh Kumar Sharma set the date for the hearing after...
  • Uphaar cinema victims' kin still fighting litigations 13-06-2013 10:34 AM

    New Delhi: Sixteen years after the tragic Uphaar cinema fire here, the kin of the 59 killed on that faithful day said they "feel cheated" with several offshoots of their legal battle still pending in various courts. Neelam Krishnamoorthy, who lost both her children in the fire that engulfed the...
  • Uphaar case: Court makes ex-top cop an accused 12-08-2010 05:26 PM

    New Delhi: The Patiala House Court on Thursday rejected the Central Bureau of Investigation's closure report on former IPS officer Amod Kanth in the Uphaar Cinema fire case in which 59 people had died in 1997. The court has made Amod Kanth an accused in the case and has summoned...
  • Ansals sentenced to 2 yrs in jail for Uphaar fire 23-11-2007 04:15 PM

    Cape Town: The pitch for the series-deciding third cricket Test between India and South Africa starting here on Sunday would favour batsmen on last all five days, according to the curator of the Newlands ground. The series is currently tied 1-1 after India won the second Test in Durban by...