SIT

  • Delhi Police writes to Pak High Commission seeking permission to quiz Mehr Tarar 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Seeking more details in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case, Delhi Police Special Investigation team (SIT) has written a letter to Pakistan High Commission requesting them to facilitate journalist Mehr Tarar's questioning. Sunanda had had a public spat with Tarar on Twitter accusing her of having an affair with...
  • Supreme Court begins hearing on "interference" by CBI Director Sinha in Coalgate probe February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Supreme Court on Monday commenced hearing on a plea seeking appointment of a Special Investigation Team to examine allegations of interference and scuttling of probe into the coal block allocation scam by former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, who has refuted the charges. The apex court said it would hear...
  • Budget 2015: Finance Minister may announce important policy plans to combat blackmoney February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to announce policy initiatives on some of the key recommendations made by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money to combat the menace of illicit funds, stashed within the country and overseas, when he presents the Budget on February 28. While the...
  • After probe SIT has found the Governor, his son guilty: Thawar Chand Gehlot February 22, 2015

    Union Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot confirmed that the High Court had given permission to SIT to file a FIR against MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav and his son in the Vyapam Recruitment Scam. ...
  • Sunanda murder probe: SIT records former I&B minister Manish Tewari's statement February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) recorded statement of former Information and Broadcasting minister Manish Tewari on Wednesday in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case. Reportedly, Tewari was quizzed for over two hours by the SIT. Tewari was infact in the same flight enroute to Delhi which was also boarded by...
  • AAP foreign funding not in contravention of law: Government to Delhi High Court February 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Government on Wednesday informed Delhi High Court that nothing has been found against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in its probe regarding allegations that it had received offshore funds in violation of FCRA provisions. The counsel appearing for the Home Ministry told a bench, comprising Chief Justice G Rohini...
  • Muslim group demands SIT probe into 1992 Ayodhya riots in Uttar Pradesh February 17, 2015

    Uttar Pradesh: A Muslim group has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to set up Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1992 Ayodhya riots post Babri mosque demolition. The demand has come after Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government announced an additional compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the victims of 1984...
  • BJP is trying to save MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Vyapam scam, says Congress February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh on Monday alleged that Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's name has been replaced by Union Minister Uma Bharati and others in the Vyapam case. Singh alleged that Chouhan's name has been replaced in the excel sheet submitted by the STF in the...
  • Shashi Tharoor quizzed by SIT for 7 hours, Sunanda viscera sent to US February 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Thursday was quizzed for nearly seven hours, spread over two rounds including for two hours late in the night by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Delhi Police in connection with the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar during which he faced...
  • News 360: China says will back India for UN Security Council permanent membership February 12, 2015

    Ahead of Narendra Modi's Beijing visit, China on Thursday softened its stand on India's bid for a permanent membership in United Nation's Security Council. After decades of denial, it is for the first time that China said it supported India's bid. A senior Chinese official said Beijing has no problem...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories February 12, 2015

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  • Sunanda death probe: SIT quizzes Shashi Tharoor for second time on Thursday February 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former union minister Shashi Tharoor was questioned for a second time on Thursday by the Special Investigative Team (SIT) at the Vasant Vihar Police Station over the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Earlier in the day, Tharoor was questioned by the SIT along with other...
  • 3-member SIT to probe 1984 anti-Sikh riots formed, likely to be announced today February 12, 2015

    New Delhi: A three-membered Special Investigation Team to probe into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots has been formed and is likely to be announced on Thursday evening. The move comes a week after a Home Ministry-appointed a committee, headed by former Supreme Court Judge Justice (retired) GP Mathur, submitted its report...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: SIT to quiz Shashi Tharoor on Thursday February 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former union minister Shashi Tharoor on Thursday will be questioned once again by Delhi Police's SIT over the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Tharoor will be reaching the SIT office soon. Sunanda Pushkar's son Shiv Menon was questioned by the SIT on February...
  • Home Ministry likely to set up SIT for fresh probe into 1984 riot cases by next week February 11, 2015

    New Delhi: A Special Investigation Team is likely to be set up by the government next week for a fresh investigation into the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases. The move comes a week after a Home Ministry-appointed a committee, headed by former Supreme Court Judge Justice...
  • Good news soon on black money issue: Prakash Javadekar February 9, 2015

    Bengaluru: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said that people are in for good news in days to come as the names of those who have stashed black money in foreign banks will be made public as soon as the court takes up the matter. "Each case is in the...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's son Shiv Menon interrogated by Delhi Police SIT today February 5, 2015

    New Delhi: Sunanda Pushkar's son, Shiv Menon recorded his statement on Thursday in connection with his mother's death probe. He was summoned earlier this week by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the case but could not appear as he was out of the country. The SIT had been formed...
  • AAP funding trail: Where does the truth lie? February 3, 2015

    Hours after Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal tweeted that five party leaders will go to Supreme Court to hand over a letter seeking probe into funding of all political parties, the top leadership has decided to refrain from going to the apex court. ...
  • Not AAP leaders but their lawyer to submit letter in SC seeking probe into funding of BJP, Congress February 3, 2015

    New Delhi: Hours after Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal tweeted that five party leaders will go to Supreme Court to hand over a letter seeking probe into funding of all political parties, the top leadership has decided to refrain from going to the apex court. The top leadership has...
  • Delhi polls: AAP to move Supreme Court seeking probe into funding of Congress, BJP and its own February 3, 2015

    New Delhi: Facing allegations over its own fundings, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is likely to approach the Supreme Court seeking a probe by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the funding of all the three main political parties contesting Assembly elections in Delhi. According to AAP leaders, the party...
  • Centre to order SIT probe into 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases, SAD welcomes decision February 1, 2015

    The Centre has decided to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases which were closed by the police and thus never reached the courts. While the move has been welcomed by BJP ally the Shiromani Akali Dal - others have questioned why this...
  • Thank the PM for constituting the SIT to probe 1984 riot cases: Shiromani Akali Dal February 1, 2015

    "I thank PM Modi for appointing the committee which has recommended constituting the SIT. We demand that an SIT must be constituted soon and justice must be delivered," said Manjit Singh of Shiromani Akali Dal. ...
  • Centre to set up SIT to probe 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases closed by the police February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: According to sources, the Centre has decided to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases which were closed by the police and thus never reached the courts. The decision to set up the SIT will be announced after the upcoming Delhi polls. Reportedly,...
  • Sunanda murder: Will consider Tharoor innocent unless proved guilty by court, says Amar Singh January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Police's Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing Sunanda Pushkar death case on Wednesday examined former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh for about two hours and asked 20 questions. Emerging out of the interrogation, Singh refused to divulge the contents of the questions which were asked by the SIT. "The...
  • Journalist Nalini Singh to be questioned by SIT today in the Sunanda Pushkar death probe January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: The Special Investigation team of the Delhi police is to question journalist Nalini Singh in former union minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's murder case on Friday. Friend to Sunanda, she had claimed that Sunanda was distraught over Tharoor's relations with other women. In her statement to the SDM...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 19, 2015

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  • Air India crew likely to be questioned in Sunanda Pushkar death case January 15, 2015

    New Delhi: Air India crew, which flew Shashi Tharoor and Sunanda Pushkar two days before the latter's death, is likely to be questioned by the Special Investigation Team (SIT). The couple had a tiff on the flight on January 15. Delhi Police officials are getting crew details and passenger list for...
  • Shashi Tharoor should reveal the identity of Sunanda's killer: Subramanian Swamy January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Adding to the strings of accusations against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has now alleged on Tuesday that Tharoor should reveal the identity of the 'killer' to the police. Responding to the accusations, Tharoor at the Delhi airport said, "If Subramanian Swamy knows the murderer then...
  • Sunanda Pushkar death: SIT to send viscera samples to London for forensic tests January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) is all set to send Sunanda Pushkar's viscera samples to London for forensic tests under the Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty (MLAT). According to Delhi Police sources, a report by AIIMS says that Indian laboratories cannot detect radioactive poisons including Thallium, Polonium 210, Nerium Oleander,...
  • Bringing back black money complex issue: Amit Shah January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Under attack on the black money issue, BJP President Amit Shah on Saturday said government has taken a number of steps and disclosed 700 names to the SIT even though it is a "complex" issue with international treaties coming in the way of acting against offenders. He also attacked...