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Gulberg case: Key witnesses testified like robots say defence lawyer

Bharadwaj argued before special designated court judge P B Desai that one of the witnesses Roopa Moody, “an innocent woman was manipulated” to give certain statement.

CBI court reserves order on accused cops’ plea till Aug 7

CBI court on Monday reserved its order on the issue of providing the previous statements of 21 witnesses to the accused in connection with the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter case till August 7


Indian shopowners in Congo under threat

Gangs of youths angered by the arrest and alleged mistreatment in northern India of 21 Congolese students

CBI produces independent witness to corroborate its version after Talwar driver turns hostile

Two witnesses,Umesh Sharma and Laxman Singh,were produced in the Sessions court in Ghaziabad on Tuesday in the trail of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar for the murder of their daughter Aarushi Talwar and domestic-aide Hemraj.

Court slams threat to witnesses in rape case

Stating that “self-styled local leaders” could not be permitted to hold “parallel proceedings in kangaroo courts”,a Delhi court has asked police to take action against a man for restraining witnesses in a gangrape case from deposing in court.

Cash-for-vote: Ex-BJP MPs likely witnesses,say cops

Two former BJP MPs on whose statement Sanjeev Saxena,an aide of Amar Singh,was arrested in the cash-for-vote scam,could be made witnesses.


JPC to call ex-ministers,officials

The Joint Parliamentary Committee investigating the 2G scam has drawn a list of 85 witnesses.

Judges can't act as tape recorders,but protect witnesses: SC

The SC also observed that the government had a duty to protect witnesses.

Another four witnesses identify Kasab

Four witnesses identified 26/11 attacks accused Ajmal Kasab in the trial court.

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Make in India fire: BMC blames organisers of 'gross negligence'

Mumbai, Feb 24 (ANI): The Mumbai Fire Brigade on Wednesday submitted an investigation report on a fire which occurred during the 'Make in India' programme last week to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), in which it has accused the organizers of the event of 'gross negligence'. Pratap Rahangdale, Chief Fire Officer of Mumbai Fire Brigade, said that report was prepared by analyzing accounts of several witnesses and circumstantial evidence. He said that they have opened the report for the public. We studied circumstantial evidence and witness accounts. Rahangdale added that he was also one of the witnesses, as I was the first one to use extinguisher there. By studying all that we arrived at the chain of events leading to fire and prepared a final report.

Blast hits Turkish cultural centre in Sweden

Sweden, Feb 18 (ANI): An explosion severely damaged part of a building that housed a Turkish cultural association in a Stockholm suburb late on Wednesday. A police spokesman said that no injury has been reported yet. He added that no one has been arrested. The police officials further informed that all the windows of the centre were blown out and technicians were on site to investigate the cause. The centre was located in the basement of a building in Fittja, in southwest Stockholm. According to local media reports, witnesses had seen a person throw an object at the building. Media reports also said there was increased security around other Turkish association premises as well as mosques in the Swedish capital. Earlier on Wednesday, 28 people were killed and dozens wounded in Turkey's capital Ankar awhen a car laden with explosives detonated next to military buses near the armed forces' headquarters, parliament and other government buildings.