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  • Ishrat case: Home Ministry doubtful of CBI evidence against IB man June 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry's prior sanction was required by the CBI for prosecution of senior IB official Rajinder Kumar in the Ishrat Jahan shootout case, ministry sources said on Friday, and expressed doubts over evidence with the agency against him. "There is not enough evidence against the senior IB...
  • Ishrat Jahan fake encounter: HC tells CBI to focus on investigation June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The Gujarat High court, hearing Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, has on Friday told the Central Bureau of Investigation that the focus should be on ensuring proper investigation. "For the CBI, the focus should be on ensuring proper investigation. Your investigation should not focus on whether the Intelligence...
  • Ishrat case: CBI Court orders top Gujart IPS officer's arrest May 2, 2013

    Ahmedabad: A Special CBI Court on Thursday ordered the issuance of arrest warrant against top Gujarat police officer PP Pande, an accused in the 2004 alleged fake encounter of Mumbai teenager Ishrat Jahan and three others. The 1980batch IPS officer of Gujarat cadre is currently Additional DGP (Crime) and he...
  • Ishrat Jahan encounter: CBI arrests IPS officer February 21, 2013

    Ahmedabad: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday arrested first Gujarat IPS officer in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. GL Singhal was the ACP in 2004 during the fake encounter case. Singhal is among the 20 policemen, including DIG Vanzara, named in the case. Ishrat, a 19yearold college girl, along...
  • SC stays probe into Ishrat Jahan encounter case May 3, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed investigations into the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. The investigations were stayed after Indian Police Service officer GL Singhal, filed a petition in the apex court saying Ishrat Jahan case was to be investigated by a team and now that only one officer is...
  • Ishrat Jehan encounter was staged: SIT member January 28, 2011

    New Delhi: In a new twist in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, senior IPS officer and a member of Special Investigation Team, Satish Verma on Friday raised doubts over the circumstances of the killings before the Gujarat High Court and sought a fresh FIR. In his affidavit to the Gujarat High...
  • Gujarat HC forms new SIT to probe Ishrat case September 24, 2010

    Ahmedabad: The Ishrat Jehan encounter case will be investigated by a new threemember special investigation team (SIT). The Gujarat High Court on Friday rejected Narendra Modi government's petition that Ishrat Jehan encounter case be handed over to the Gujarat police and set up the new SIT. Directing the state government to...