Batla House

  • AAP demands SIT for 1984 riots, Cong MLA asks why ignore Batla encounter 31-01-2014 08:52 AM

    New Delhi: Even as the government is likely to deliberate on modalities for a possible SIT into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, there are calls to do the same for the 2008 controversial Batla House encounter in Delhi's Jamia Nagar. Congress MLA from the area Asif Mohammad Khan on Thursday disrupted...
  • 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...
  • Congress MLA disrupts Kejriwal's press conference, calls him cheat, liar 30-01-2014 01:59 PM

    Delhi: There were scenes of uproar at the Aam Aadmi Party's press conference in Delhi when a Congress MLA from Okhla Asif Mohammad tried to disrupt it. The MLA from Okhla raised his voice shouting slogans after Kejriwal's comments on the Batla house encounter case. He accused Kejriwal of ignoring...
  • Batla House encounter: Delhi High Court denies bail to convict Shahzad 16-01-2014 06:34 PM

    New Delhi: Shahzad Ahmed, convicted in the 2008 Batla House encounter, was on Thursday denied bail by the Delhi High Court, which also admitted his appeal against his conviction and life sentence in the case. A bench of justices PK Bhasin and JR Midha dismissed the bail plea of Shahzad,...
  • Batla House encounter: HC seeks response from Delhi Police on Shahzad's appeal against his conviction 20-09-2013 12:04 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Friday sought the response of police on an appeal filed by Shahzad Ahmed against his conviction in the 2008 Batla House encounter case for killing decorated police officer Inspector M C Sharma and injuring two other cops. Shahzad, 25, was awarded life imprisonment on July...
  • Students hold protest march on 5th anniversary of the Batla House encounter 19-09-2013 09:49 PM

    A students' group, on Thursday, held a protest march to mark the fifth anniversary of the Batla House encounter and demanded an independent and impartial probe into the incident. "The killing of youths at the L18 Batla house on September 19, 2008 was not an encounter. We demand that the...
  • Yasin Bhatkal arrested after leads from Tunda: Sources 30-08-2013 10:40 AM

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen co-founder Muhammad Ahmad Zarar Siddibapa alias Yasin Bhatkal was arrested on Wednesday night from the India-Nepal border following leads given by another arrested terrorist, Adbul Karim Tunda of the Lashkar-e-Toiba, say sources. Yasin Bhatkal was arrested following an operation involving the Intelligence Bureau, Research and Analysis...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 30-07-2013 11:57 PM

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  • 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. ...
  • Shahzad is a terrorist, life term not enough: Slain officer's wife 30-07-2013 04:00 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday sentenced alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmed to life imprisonment in the 2008 Batla House encounter. He has been held guilty with the murder of the slain police officer Mohan Chand Sharma and injuring two constables. Inspector Sharma's wife Maya said life imprisonment...
  • Batla House case: Court sentences Shahzad Ahmed to life imprisonment 30-07-2013 02:23 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday sentenced alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmed to life imprisonment in the 2008 Batla House encounter. Earlier, the court had convicted Ahmed of murder and attempt to murder charges. Shahzad aka Pappu is the lone convict in the case and has been held...
  • Batla House case: Discontent in Azamgarh over Shahzad's conviction 30-07-2013 12:06 PM

    Azamgarh: The decision of the Saket court in Batla House encounter case in Delhi's Jamia Nagar area has come as a huge disappointment for Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh. Azamgarh is already facing the charge of being a hotbed of terrorists and the Batla House encounter case and Shahzad Ahmed's conviction...
  • Batla House encounter: Quantum of sentence to be pronounced today 30-07-2013 08:10 AM

    New Delhi: All eyes are on Delhi's Saket court as the judge will pronounce the quantum of sentence in the 2008 Batla House encounter case on Tuesday. Earlier, the court had convicted alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmed of murder and attempt to murder charges. Shahzad aka Pappu is the...
  • Batla House case: Prosecution seeks death for Shahzad, order on Tuesday 29-07-2013 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday reserved the order on the quantum of death sentence in the Batla House encounter for Tuesday afternoon. The court had convicted alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmed of murder and attempt to murder charges. The prosecution has demanded death sentence for alleged Indian...
  • Batla House encounter: Court to pronounce quantum of sentence today 29-07-2013 07:47 AM

    New Delhi: A Saket court in Delhi will on Monday pronounce the quantum of sentence in the Batla House encounter case. The court had convicted alleged Indian Mujahideen Shehzad Ahmed of murder and attempt to murder charges. Shehzad also known as Pappu is the lone accused in the case and...
  • Batla House encounter: Court to pronounce sentence tomorrow 28-07-2013 09:41 AM

    A Delhi court will on Monday pronounce the sentence in the 2008 Batla House encounter case in which suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmad was convicted for killing a police inspector and assaulting other cops. Additional sessions judge Rajender Kumar Shastri had fixed for Monday the order on sentence in...
  • 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. ...
  • Batla House verdict is a slap on Congress party's face: BJP on Digvijaya's remark 25-07-2013 08:26 PM

    Calling Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh a "non-serious" person, Madhya Pradesh Industries Minister Kailash Vijaywargiya said on Thursday that the decision on the Batla House encounter is a befitting reply to Singh who had termed it "a fake encounter". "It is sad that the Congress General Secretary, who is a...
  • 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. ...
  • Batla house encounter was genuine: Chidambaram 25-07-2013 06:36 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram, who as then Home Minister monitored the probe into the Batla House case, said on Thursday, that he felt that the gunfight between police and the Indian Mujahideen terrorists was genuine and was satisfied that the prosecution could prove the case in court. Chidambaram...
  • IM operative found guilty of killing Delhi Police officer at Batla House 25-07-2013 03:28 PM

    New Delhi: Lone Indian Mujahideen 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. He has been found guilty of obstructing a public servant in the line of duty. The quantum of...
  • Was the Batla House encounter genuine or staged? Court verdict today 25-07-2013 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will on Thursday deliver its verdict on whether the 2008 Batla House encounter was genuine or staged. The court will decide on whether police inspector MC Sharma was killed by alleged India Mujahideen operatives. Two suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorists and inspector Sharma were killed in...
  • Batla house encounter: Accused claims he was not in the flat in which shootout took place 13-07-2013 04:36 AM

    Suspected Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmad facing trial in the 2008 Batla House encounter case on Friday claimed before a Delhi court that he was not present in the flat in which the alleged shootout took place. The counsel for accused Shahzad, in his final arguments before Additional Sessions Judge...
  • UP govt to withdraw cases against Varanasi-blast accused 04-06-2013 09:16 PM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government has decided to withdraw cases against alleged HuJI worker and 2006 Varanasi blast-accused Shamim Ahmad, a senior official said. "A decision has been taken to withdraw cases against Shamim in the Varanasi blast case. The district magistrate of Varanasi has been asked to approach the local...
  • UP elections 2012: trial by fire

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    A teary-eyed Congress as election fever heats up in Uttar Pradesh. Two rounds of votes have been polled. Congress continues to cling on to its...

  • Batla House shootout: Court paves way for trial 15-02-2011 08:13 PM

    New Delhi: Paving the way for the trial to begin, a Delhi court on Tuesday formally slapped charges against Shahzad Ahmed, a suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist, arrested in south Delhi's Batla House shootout in which a Delhi Police inspector was killed in 2008. Additional Sessions Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar...
  • 30 Minutes Azamgarh to Aligarh: UP Muslims in crisis 07-03-2010 07:24 AM

    A 30 Minutes special show on the Muslims in Azamgarh. ...
  • Shahzad confesses to killing MC Sharma 07-02-2010 03:47 PM

    He had earlier said that an ex MP from UP had given him shelter. ...