Abhinav Bharat

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Owaisi blames Modi government, NIA for 2007 blast acquittals

17 Apr 2018

Owaisi blames Modi government, NIA for 2007 blast acquittals

Yesterday, all accused in the Mecca Masjid blast of 2007, including Swami Aseemanand, were acquitted by a Special National Investigation Agency (NIA) Court in Hyderabad.

After acquitting accused in Mecca Masjid blast case, judge resigns

16 Apr 2018

After acquitting accused in Mecca Masjid blast case, judge resigns

NIA court judge, Ravindra Reddy, who acquitted all accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case earlier today, resigned hours after pronouncing the verdict. They were let off due to lack of evidence.

2007 Mecca Masjid blast: All accused, including Swami Aseemanand, acquitted

16 Apr 2018

2007 Mecca Masjid blast: All accused, including Swami Aseemanand, acquitted

All accused in the Mecca Masjid blast of 2007, including Swami Aseemanand, have been acquitted by a Special NIA Court in Hyderabad.

Re-opening probe into Mahatma Gandhi's death a futile exercise: SC

29 Mar 2018

Re-opening probe into Mahatma Gandhi's death a futile exercise: SC

Nearly 70 years after the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi, the Supreme Court on Wednesday put at rest an attempt to reopen the investigation into it, saying it would be "an exercise in futility".

SC dismisses plea seeking re-probe into Mahatma Gandhi's assassination

28 Mar 2018

SC dismisses plea seeking re-probe into Mahatma Gandhi's assassination

The Supreme Court today dismissed a plea seeking a re-investigation into the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.

PIL filed to revoke import ban on Gandhi's assassination book

08 Jan 2018

PIL filed to revoke import ban on Gandhi's assassination book

A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Bombay High Court which seeks to revoke an import ban on a book published in Portugal over five decades ago.

2008 Malegaon blasts: MCOCA charges dropped against Sadhvi Pragya, Purohit

27 Dec 2017

2008 Malegaon blasts: MCOCA charges dropped against Sadhvi Pragya, Purohit

A special NIA (National Investigation Agency) court in Mumbai has dropped charges under MCOCA (Maharashtra Control of Organized Crime Act), some sections of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), and Arms Act against four accused -Sadhvi Pragya, Lt Col Prasad Purohit, Major (retd.) Ramesh Upadhyay, Ajay Rahikar- in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case.

Malegaon blast case: Lt Col Purohit to rejoin Army

22 Aug 2017

Malegaon blast case: Lt Col Purohit to rejoin Army

After eight years in prison, Lieutenant Colonel Shrikant Purohit was granted bail in the 2008 Malegaon blast case by the Supreme Court, which "set aside" a Bombay HC order.

Ashish Khetan moves SC seeking protection after alleged death threats

25 May 2017

Ashish Khetan moves SC seeking protection after alleged death threats

AAP leader Ashish Khetan, vice chairman of Delhi's Dialogue and Development Commission, has moved the Supreme Court seeking police protection after he allegedly received death threats from a "right-wing" organization.