Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

Rajiv Gandhi assassination


Congress to seek review of SC order on release of Rajiv killing convicts

November 22, 2022 2:31 am

Party to decide on filing independent plea or join Centre's review application.

Centre moves Supreme Court, wants Rajiv Gandhi case convicts' release reviewed: what is its argument?

November 18, 2022 8:32 am

The Supreme Court's decision in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case is final, but the Constitution does allow scope for a review. Reviews are, however, not usually admitted — and overturning a verdict in a review is rare.

Question of intent: Why Supreme Court didn’t find Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convicts guilty of terror

November 16, 2022 10:17 am

The prosecution failed to convince the court of charges under the Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, the anti-terrorism law in force at the time.

What the SC’s decision to free Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination convicts reveals

November 14, 2022 10:59 am

SC decision to free Rajiv assassination convicts is fraught. Court needs to insulate due process from political considerations

After 31 years in prison, Nalini Sriharan wants to join daughter in UK

November 17, 2022 8:53 pm

Says one of the most turbulent days she encountered in the three decades of incarceration was the visit of Priyanka Gandhi

'Belief in my innocence kept me alive': Nalini Sriharan's first reaction after walking out of jail

November 14, 2022 7:02 am

Nalini was one among the six convicts set free by the Supreme Court in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Nalini, four other convicts walk out of jail after three decades

November 12, 2022 8:57 pm

All six convicts serving life terms for the assassination in 1991 of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi were set free by the Supreme Court on Friday.

Rajiv convicts: DMK govt highlights its role in release, takes jibe at governor's

November 11, 2022 8:52 pm

“SC decision demonstrates that governors who are appointed cannot interfere with decisions of elected governments”

Supreme Court order on Rajiv case underscores Governor's role, says Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin

November 12, 2022 7:24 am

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin said the ruling is historic as it reinforced the cornerstone of democratic principles.

Party disagrees with Sonia Gandhi: Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi on release of Rajiv Gandhi assassination convicts

November 11, 2022 8:44 pm

Addressing a press conference, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said that the party will pursue legal remedies to seek the reversal of the decision.


Congress workers hold protest against Tamil Nadu CM

February 21, 2014 10:26 am

Hundreds of Congress workers held a demonstration in front of their party office.