Ehsan

  • Gulbarg Society fund case: Teesta Setalvad faces arrest as court rejects bail plea 25-03-2014 06:17 PM

    Social activist Teesta Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand and son of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, Tanvir were on Tuesday denied anticipatory bail by a local court in the Gulbarg Society fund embezzlement case. Ahmedabad city sessions court judge HC Vora also rejected anticipatory bail plea of two others who...
  • 2002 riots: Hearing on Zakia Jafri's plea against Modi deferred to April 11 20-03-2014 02:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Gujarat High Court on Thursday deferred the hearing in the 2002 riots case of Gulbarga massacre. Zakia Jafri, the wife of late Congress MP Ehsan Jafri who was killed in the massacre, had moved a review petition challenging a lower court's clean chit to Chief Minister Narendra...
  • 2002 riots: Zakia Jafri moves Gujarat HC against clean chit to Modi 18-03-2014 04:39 PM

    New Delhi: Zakia Jafri, the wife of late Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, on Tuesday filed a petition before the Gujarat High Court challenging the clean chit to Chief Minister Narendra Modi in a 2002 riots case. A lower court had in December 2013 upheld a SIT closure report which gave...
  • ICC would be mad to allow Big Three takeover: Ehsan Mani 07-02-2014 08:56 PM

    Former International Cricket Council (ICC) president Ehsan Mani says it would be "sheer madness" for the governing body to effectively hand over control of the sport to India, Australia and England. It was announced after a board meeting in Dubai last month that a new five-member ICC executive committee would...
  • Ex-ICC chief blames hierarchy for Kevin Pietersen axe 06-02-2014 07:03 AM

    London: Kevin Pietersen is one of world cricket's heroes and his sacking by England represents a failure by the team's leadership rather than the player, according to former International Cricket Council president Ehsan Mani. The England and Wales Cricket Board brought the curtain down on the South African-born batsman's near-10-year...
  • There should be seven members in ICC ExCo: Mani 30-01-2014 07:22 PM

    New Delhi: Welcoming ICC's move to defer decision on its governance and financial revamp plan, former president Ehsan Mani has insisted on increasing the number of Executive committee members from five to seven so that the "the Big 3" do not have a veto on any matter. ICC's executive board...
  • 2002 riots: Agree with Rahul, Modi must be punished, says Zakia Jafri 28-01-2014 03:46 PM

    Zakia Jafri, whose husband Congress MP Ehsan Jafri was allegedly burnt to death during the 2002 Gujarat riots, has backed Rahul Gandhi, who in an interview blamed the Narendra Modi government of abetting the violence. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Suhasini Haidar 26-12-2013 11:24 PM

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  • Does the clean chit to Modi finally help him rid the taint of 2002 riots? 26-12-2013 09:24 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has welcomed the magistrate court order in his favour on the SIT clean chit in a 2002 riots case saying "truth alone triumphs". While remembering Mahatma Gandhi, Modi on Thursday tweeted, "Truth by nature is self-evident. As soon as you...
  • News 360: Court rejects Zakia's petition against clean chit to Modi 26-12-2013 09:22 PM

    In a major relief to Narendra Modi, a metropolitan court on Thursday rejected the protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri, wife of a former Congress MP, against the clean chit given to him and others by the Special Investigation Team in the 2002 Gujarat riots. ...
  • Zakia Jafri vows to continue her fight against Modi 26-12-2013 05:30 PM

    Ahmedabad: With the Ahmedabad court of Metropolitan Magistrate BJ Ganatra rejecting Zakia Jafri's plea against Special Investigation Team (SIT) clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, the latter said that her fight for justice will continue and she will appeal in a higher court...
  • 2002 riots: Court rejects Zakia's plea against SIT clean chit to Modi 26-12-2013 02:52 PM

    Ahmedabad: In a major boost to the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the court of Metropolitan Magistrate BJ Ganatra found no merit in the protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri, the wife of late Congress leader Ehsan Jafri who was killed during the...
  • Atmosphere in India is just like in Pakistan, says Ehsan Adil 20-09-2013 11:14 PM

    Mohali: Promising Pakistan fast bowler Ehsan Adil on Friday said that the atmosphere in India is just like in his country. "This was my first time to India and the whole atmosphere was just like that in Pakistan. The wicket here in Mohali was pace-friendly and the crowd was also...
  • Enough evidence to prosecute Modi in Gujarat riots: Zakia's lawyer 19-09-2013 07:18 AM

    Ahmedabad: Maintaining that there was enough evidence to prosecute Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his alleged role in the post-Godhra riots, the lawyer of Zakia Jafri on Wednesday submitted his written submissions before the metropolitan magistrate. The Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) is expected to file its reply...
  • DRS gets the backing of former ICC president 05-09-2013 10:42 AM

    Karachi: Former ICC president Ehsan Mani has backed the decision of the sport's governing body to persist with the Decision Review System (DRS), which according to him has helped in reducing the mistakes of umpires. "I think there are only minor issues now related to the technology used in the...
  • 'File chargesheet against Narendra Modi, others in 2002 post-Godhra riots case' 30-08-2013 10:28 AM

    The lawyer of late Congress MPEhsan Jafri's wife Zakia on Thursday told a magistrate's court in Ahmedabad that it should reject the closure report of Special Investigation Teamwhich gives a clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister NarendraModi and others in the 2002 post-Godhra riots case. Zakia Jafri, whose husband was...
  • PCB sells title rights for 'home series' for USD 1.3 million 25-08-2013 12:35 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board has managed to sell the title and ground rights of its forthcoming "home" series against South Africa and Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates for close to USD 1.3 million. The PCB will this week open tenders for the sale of broadcasting rights of...
  • Zakia Jafri's lawyer asks why curfew was not imposed quickly after Godhra 26-07-2013 02:17 AM

    Ahmedabad: The riots that followed the Godhra train burning incident were a case of "permitted violence" and not a result of administrative failure, Zakia Jafri's lawyer argued on Thursday, asking why curfew was not imposed immediately in the other cities of Gujarat. "It is not a case of administrative lapse...
  • PCB seeks to boost TV cricket revenues 10-07-2013 09:13 PM

    Lahore: Pakistan's cricket chiefs on Wednesday appointed the former head of the game's governing body to settle television rights for the next five years in a bid to increase their fast dwindling cash coffers. The troubled country has been hit hard by the suspension of international cricket on their home...
  • Srinivasan should have stepped aside: Ehsan Mani 27-05-2013 06:50 PM

    New Delhi: Former ICC president Ehsan Mani on Monday slammed under-fire BCCI president N Srinivasan, saying there is a lot of "conflict of interest" involved and he should have "stepped aside" under the current circumstances. Yet again rejecting demands for his resignation, Srinivasan on Sunday announced setting up of a...
  • Gujarat court likely to hear Zakia's protest petition 24-04-2013 02:00 AM

    Ahmedabad: A protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri seeking rejection of the SIT report giving clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others in the post-Godhra riots case is likely to come up for hearing in a local court on Wednesday. Zakia, wife of 2002 post-Godhra riots victim...
  • 2002 Gujarat riots: Court to hear Zakia Jafri's plea on Wednesday 23-04-2013 10:39 PM

    Ahmedabad: A protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri seeking rejection of the SIT report giving clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others in the post-Godhra riots case is likely to come up for hearing in a local court on Wednesday. Zakia, wife of 2002 post-Godhra riots victim...
  • Gujarat riots: Jafri files plea against clean chit to Modi 15-04-2013 05:14 PM

    Ahmedabad: Zakia Jafri, wife of 2002 post-Godhra riots victim and former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, on Monday filed a protest petition in a local court seeking rejection of the SIT report giving a clean chit to Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others in the Gulberg Society riot case. The petition...
  • BCCI, PCB should ask for evidence: Mani 12-11-2012 09:57 PM

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  • Court asks Zakia Jafri to file protest petition by Nov 7 30-10-2012 08:20 PM

    Ahmedabad: A local court on Tuesday granted more time to Zakia Jafri to file a protest petition challenging the Closure Report of the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) which gave a clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi among others in the 2002 riot cases. The court of...