Blast Case
India  /  Published 11.07.22

Centre bound to release Salem: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday said the Centre is bound to honour its commitment given to Portugal and release gangster Abu Salem on completion of his 25-year sentence in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case. Sa...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.07.22

Bengal role for Aseemanand

Swami Aseemanand, a right-wing activist who was an accused in the Ajmer Dargah, Mecca Masjid and Samjhauta Express bomb blast cases but was acquitted for lack of evidence, will be expanding his activi...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 07.06.22

Death to imam in blast case

A Ghaziabad court on Monday awarded the death penalty  to Waliullah, an imam from Allahabad, for his direct involvement in two bomb explosions at Varanasi’s Sankat Mochan Temple and Cantonm...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 29.03.19

Modi govt won’t act on Hindu terror: Left

The CPM on Friday described the acquittal of Swami Aseemanand and three others in the Samjhauta Express blast case as a “shameful reminder that the criminal justice system in India is incapable of b...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.04.19

'Alien lights' in the air over Norway

Parting shotSir — A recent hearing in the Supreme Court argued for full disclosure of assets of judges, the process of their appointment and reasons for their rejection for a post (“SC openness vs...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 14.10.18

Ex-NIA judge joins Cong ally

Former judge K. Ravinder Reddy, who quit after delivering the verdict in the Mecca Masjid blast case, has joined the Telangana Jana Samiti (TJS), part of the Opposition alliance led by the Congress fo...
By PTI in Hyderabad

India  /  Published 21.04.19

Modi's blessings keep Pragya on track

The BJP on Saturday appeared firm to continue with terror accused Pragya Singh Thakur’s candidature in the Lok Sabha elections despite her deplorable comments on a police officer martyred in the 26/...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 22.04.19

Full on Hindutva, no holds barred

The concept of holiness has changed somewhat in India. Sadhvis and yogis now form an aggressive phalanx in a no-holds-barred political battle, defying ethics and decorum, reason, truth and the law. Fr...
By The Editorial Board


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