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Fact Check: How 2019 amendment changed 2008 NIA Act

January 18, 2020 7:44 am

The NIA Act was enacted in the aftermath of the Mumbai terrorist attacks of 2008. A decade later, the Act was amended with the objective of speedy investigation and prosecution of certain offences, including those committed outside India.

Explained: What is National Investigation Agency Act, and why is Chhattisgarh challenging it?

January 17, 2020 1:36 pm

It was introduced by then home minister P Chidambaram in the wake of the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks and was passed in Parliament with very little opposition.

Cabinet approves amendments to two laws to strengthen NIA

June 24, 2019 7:18 pm

Separate bills will be introduced in Parliament in the coming days to amend the National Investigation Agency (NIA) Act and the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

Israeli diplomat attack: Fighting for truth not acquittal, Kazmi’s counsel tells court

August 31, 2014 2:20 am

I am here to fight for truth and not acquittal of the accused in the case, the counsel said.

No basis to doubt Hindu extremists,Pune cops tell HC

November 30, 2013 1:54 am

Oppose transfer of probe to NIA,say the crime doesn’t come under the central agency’s purview.

House panel for powers to CBI on NIA lines

May 23, 2012 12:15 am

The panel made the recommendation observing it is a “dire need” of the hour.