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Sohrabuddin case: ‘Witness’ cop now an accused
Thu, May 28, 2015

The court set aside CBI’s move, arguing the agency didn’t follow the law.

Metro rail scam: Special court rejects bail plea of ex-IAS officer Sanjay Gupta
Tue, May 26, 2015

The CID (crime) investigating the case had opposed his application saying, “Gupta is a habitual offender who has as many as 91 cases related to financial frauds lodged across the country.”

Cricket betting: Delhi-based ‘key bookie’ sent to ED custody till May 28
Tue, May 26, 2015

The officials had sought 10 days remand for further investigation and for confronting him with another bookie arrested from Delhi — Ritesh Bansal alias “Bharat Delhi.”

IPL betting: ED looks at 3 IPL matches after it arrests 2 bookies
Sat, May 23, 2015

In March this year, the Ahmedabad office of the agency had claimed to have busted the alleged betting racket.

CBI court rejects bail plea of two senior cops in Sadiq Jamal fake encounter case
Mon, May 11, 2015

The CBI opposed their bail applications stating that the duo pumped several bullets into Sadiq in the fake encounter.

ED nabs biggest cricket bookie from Gurgaon
Mon, May 11, 2015

The racket used Skype for betting and bet fair.com (an online betting exchange) for transacting money.

Chinkara ‘killing’: Gujarat HC quashes case against Aamir Khan
Sat, May 09, 2015

A criminal complaint against Aamir Khan has been suppressed in connection with a case of alleged shooting of Chinkara in their film “Lagaan”.

Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case: CBI court grants bail to N K Amin
Fri, May 08, 2015

N K Amin sought bail on the ground of parity with other accused and claimed he only followed his superiors' orders.

Seeking promotion, DG Vanzara shoots off another letter, targets Amit Shah again
Thu, May 07, 2015

Retired IPS officer DG Vanzara, who is out on bail in three encounter cases, has written a letter to the additional chief secretary (home) GR Aloria, alleging discrimination in recent promotions and reinstatements of IPS officers who were discharged or are out on bail, in the fake encounter cases.

Former Army Major arrested with consignment of 52-kg gold bars
Sat, May 02, 2015

Major in 61st Cavalry, was court-martialled for violating Army Rules by having a relationship with a US woman.

2002 Godhra train burning case: Gujarat HC reserves order on petition challening trial court’s order
Wed, Apr 29, 2015

In 2011, 31 persons were convicted by a special court and 63 were acquitted.

Court orders officials to give medical books to prisoner
Fri, Apr 24, 2015

On April 4 special designated judge PC Raval ordered the jail authorities that such books should be provided to Baig.

Gujarat IPS officer A K Sharma appointed as Joint Director of CBI
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

The central government has also extended the term of another Gujarat cadre officer Keshav Kumar for a year who is also posted as Joint Director.

Ex-IPS officer moves fresh plea before CAT, seeks probe report copy against former boss
Sun, Apr 19, 2015

The inquiry against Tirth Raj was conducted on the orders of DGP P C Thakur by IGP Rajnish Rai.

Told by HC to give birth, rape victim pushed to corner
Sat, Apr 18, 2015

The court had rejected the woman’s appeal to get an abortion because she is almost seven months pregnant.

Sadiq encounter: CBI files reply opposing bail plea of two cops
Sat, Apr 11, 2015

In reply, the CBI has said that the offence against the accused are “grave, serious and punishable with capital punishment or life imprisonment. Hence the application may be rejected.

Key accused seeks discharge from trial
Thu, Apr 09, 2015

Sources said that Pandian moved the discharge petition last week.

Tulsiram case: Shunted out of NRHM, IPS Vipul Aggarwal appointed as MD of GMSCL
Thu, Apr 09, 2015

This is the second posting of Aggarwal since his release from jail in Prajapati encounter case last year in October.

Don’t decide on Maya Kodnani’s plea exclusively: SIT to HC
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

Justice Tripathi orally assured that the bench will decide on SIT application while concluding Kodnani’s petition.

Sohrab investigator IPS Rajnish Rai gets fresh posting, this time in CRPF
Tue, Apr 07, 2015

The ministry of home affairs issued a memorandum in this regard, announcing his posting in the CRPF.

There should not be any observation while deciding Kodnani’s appeal: SIT
Thu, Apr 02, 2015

SIT counsel Prashant Desai told this orally before the division bench, headed by justice Ravi R Tripathi.

Jethava murder case: Solanki to court, no evidence against me
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

This case was initially probed by Ahmedabad Detection of Crime Branch (DCB) that chargesheeted five accused.

Muslim officer took fake oath so that he could lie: Amin in bail plea
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

Chauhan is one of the key witnesses in the case implicating Amin and Tarun Barot among other officials.

CBI opposes Amin’s bail plea in Ishrat case
Thu, Mar 26, 2015

Amin is the only policeman behind the bars in the case.

Surat hawala scam likely to involve over Rs 10,000 crore: ED
Wed, Mar 18, 2015

The ED has so far chargesheeted 89 accused in the case and zeroing in on more people involved.

Babu Bajrangi’s conviction a political conspiracy: wife
Wed, Mar 11, 2015

Meenaben Patel, 46, wrote a letter on her husband’s behalf to the Gujarat chief minister pleading for mercy

Going blind, spare me: Gujarat riot death row convict Babu Bajrangi
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

Babu Bajrangi, who is on death row in the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case, has sought mercy from Gujarat Governor.

Gulberg society massacre: In final arguments, SIT seeks conviction of all 61 accused
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

With this the court is now likely to hear a petition by the riot survivors and victims.

Gujarat govt says will continue probe against Sharma after his retirement
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

Govt will continue to probe him for the call detail records he collected during the post-Godhra riots cases.

After Kodnani, her former assistant gets bail in 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Chhabda has claimed in his petition that there are variations in the witnesses' statements against him.

Charges relate to salaries for family, credit card purchases
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

The allegations point towards money paid as salaries to Setalvad, her husband and daughter.

Godhra Carnage: Govt extends no furlough rule to convicts for three more years
Sun, Feb 15, 2015

HC disposes the case while allowing the petitioners to challenge govt’s decision.

Gujarat court acquits 70 people from 2002 riots case in Banaskantha
Sat, Feb 14, 2015

On March 3, 2002 a mob of around 5000 people had gheroed the Muslim locality of Sasan Nava village.

Induct Rai into police force: Delhi HC to Centre, state
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

CAT order states that “Rai had been treated differently thought it may not necessarily arise out of mala fide.

HC to Centre, Gujarat: Take back Rai in police force
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

Rajnish Rai, the IPS officer best known for investigation of the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.

Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case: Gujarat’s suspended ADGP Pandey gets bail
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Court blames CBI for delay in processing bail, Vanzara to be released today after 7yrs.