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The law will not hold

October 23, 2018 12:13 am

Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) is susceptible to heavy police misuse. It must be repealed.

After 17 years, TADA convict to go home for a week

December 22, 2017 7:55 am

Now 60, Sufi will walk out of the Jaipur Central Jail this Saturday for a seven-day parole to attend his son’s wedding.

TADA was repealed to appease voters: Arun Jaitley

August 19, 2017 11:44 pm

"After the 1993 blasts, when the law was needed the most, it was repealed. This was just around 25 years back... When Vajpayeeji was the PM, we brought the law back in the form of POTA," said Arun Jaitley.

Sanjay Dutt moves TADA court, wants his passport returned

March 22, 2016 11:39 am

The Bollywood star was arrested on April 19, 1993, for possession and destruction of an AK-56 rifle which was a part of cache of arms and explosives that landed in India prior to the serial blasts in Mumbai in March 1993.

Cops file challan in TADA case against Davinder Pal Singh Bhullar after 21 yrs

February 26, 2016 9:06 am

Bhullar’s death sentence had been converted into life imprisonment by Supreme Court in 2014 and he had been transferred from Tihar jail to the Amritsar jail in 2015.

TADA court frames charges against 26/11 accused Zabiuddin Ansari aka Abu Jundal

November 05, 2015 2:18 am

"We had filed our objections to some of the charges on the previous date” said Ansari’s lawyer, Advocate Ishrat Khan. On Friday, Ansari will face trial through video-conference.

Bonfire of justice

September 28, 2015 12:12 am

Without police reforms, Gujarat’s proposed counter-terror law will, once more, institutionalise persistent abuses.

Yakub Memon moves SC, seeks stay on his hanging

July 29, 2015 6:12 pm

The serial blasts in March 1993 had left 257 dead and over 700 injured. Yakub Memon is the only convict whose death sentence was upheld by the SC.

Power of remission: SC allows states to free some convicts — with riders

July 24, 2015 1:05 am

The court in February 2014 stayed the Tamil Nadu government’s decision to release seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

For the judge who sent Sanjay Dutt to prison, a new role

June 07, 2015 10:33 am

At a studio in Goregaon in Mumbai, Kode was shooting a scene for a film on the life of slain journalist J Dey.