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Malegaon blast case: NIA court issues arrest warrant against witness who had signed panchnama during damage assesment
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Malegaon blast case: NIA court issues arrest warrant against witness who had signed panchnama during damage assesment

A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court on Thursday issued an arrest warrant against a panch witness in connection with the 2008 Malegaon blast case. Special NIA Judge Vinod Padalkar issued an arrest warrant against a witness in the case who had signed the panchnama while the damage by the blasts was being ascertained.

Sadhvi Pragya hits out at Kamal Nath, says Madhya Pradesh chief minister was 'guilty' in 1984 anti-Sikh riots
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Sadhvi Pragya hits out at Kamal Nath, says Madhya Pradesh chief minister was 'guilty' in 1984 anti-Sikh riots

BJP Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate and Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur on Saturday hit out at Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath.

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur breaks down recalling 'torture' in custody, says election is 'dharm yudh' where 'vidharmis' can't be allowed to win
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Sadhvi Pragya Thakur breaks down recalling 'torture' in custody, says election is 'dharm yudh' where 'vidharmis' can't be allowed to win

Terming the Lok Sabha election as “Dharm Yudh,” Thakur said: “I am not contesting elections. I am a ‘sanyasi.’ This is a ‘Dharm Yudh.’ I am here considering it as the order of god. I am not here to do ‘netagiri.’ I have been instructed by the god to take part in this 'Dharm Yudh'.”

Omar Abdullah says if Sadhvi Pragya is healthy enough to contest Lok Sabha polls, she is fit enough to be in jail
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Omar Abdullah says if Sadhvi Pragya is healthy enough to contest Lok Sabha polls, she is fit enough to be in jail

The BJP on Wednesday announced Sadhvi Pragya Thakur as its candidate from Bhopal Lok Sabha seat, where she is set to have a direct contest with Congress heavyweight and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh.

Sadhvi Pragya 'suffering from breast cancer', 'can't walk': 2017 bail order in focus as BJP fields Malegaon blast-accused from Bhopal
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Sadhvi Pragya 'suffering from breast cancer', 'can't walk': 2017 bail order in focus as BJP fields Malegaon blast-accused from Bhopal

Malegaon blast-accused Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, who is contesting Lok Sbaha polls on a BJP ticket from Bhopal, was given bail by the Bombay HC in April 2017 because she was 'suffering from breast cancer' and was 'unable to walk even without support'

2008 Malegaon blast-accused Sadhvi Pragya Thakur joins BJP, will contest Lok Sabha polls: Timeline of the case
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2008 Malegaon blast-accused Sadhvi Pragya Thakur joins BJP, will contest Lok Sabha polls: Timeline of the case

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, who is undergoing trial in the 2008 Malegaon Blast, has been announced as BJP candidate from the Bhopal Lok Sabha seat: Timeline of the case

Samjhauta blast: From missing CCTV footage, call records to lack of witnesses, NIA botched up all; during UPA tenure
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Samjhauta blast: From missing CCTV footage, call records to lack of witnesses, NIA botched up all; during UPA tenure

Modi government is being blamed for sabotaging the Samjhauta prosecution. The record, however, shows that the UPA must take the blame for the shoddy probe

Narendra Modi asks if there has been a single incident of Hindu terror in years: While instances may be few, they are not unheard of
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Narendra Modi asks if there has been a single incident of Hindu terror in years: While instances may be few, they are not unheard of

Although never mobilised to the extent to which Islamist terrorist outfits like the Al-Quaeda have been, Hindu terror has made its presence felt in isolated pockets and in varying degrees of brutality in the last three decades itself.

Malegaon blast case: Bombay HC refuses to stay trial court proceedings againt Lt Col Purohit
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Malegaon blast case: Bombay HC refuses to stay trial court proceedings againt Lt Col Purohit

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday denied relief to Lt Col Srikant Prasad Purohit in the 2008 Malegaon blast case by refusing to stay the trial court proceedings. The case was adjourned for two weeks.

Ex-NIA chief handling Kashmir terror-funding case, appointed CVC head: All you need to know about ex-Haryana top cop
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Ex-NIA chief handling Kashmir terror-funding case, appointed CVC head: All you need to know about ex-Haryana top cop

Former National Investigation Agency (NIA) chief Sharad Kumar was appointed as the new vigilance commissioner of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) on Sunday

Malegaon blasts: Sadhvi Pragya Thakur's case highlights need to purge terror investigations of political, religious undertones
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Malegaon blasts: Sadhvi Pragya Thakur's case highlights need to purge terror investigations of political, religious undertones

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur's involvement in Malegaon blasts shows that India needs to come to terms with the fact that terrorism has no caste, creed or religion.

Sadhvi Pragya, Lt Col Purohit to be tried for terrorism in Malegaon blast case but court drops MCOCA charges
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Sadhvi Pragya, Lt Col Purohit to be tried for terrorism in Malegaon blast case but court drops MCOCA charges

In the Malegaon blast case, a NIA trial court on Wednesday dropped the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) charges against Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, on duty army officer Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Purohit

Malegaon blast case: Two accused granted bail, after Lt Col Purohit given interim relief by SC
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Malegaon blast case: Two accused granted bail, after Lt Col Purohit given interim relief by SC

A month after key accused Lt Colonel Shrikant Purohit was granted interim bail by the Supreme Court, two more accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case were granted bail on Tuesday.

2008 Malegaon blast case: Shrikant Purohit appears before NIA court for framing of charges
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2008 Malegaon blast case: Shrikant Purohit appears before NIA court for framing of charges

Purohit, who was granted bail by SC last week in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blast case, appeared before a special court hearing arguments on framing of charges

Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan courts controversy for attending wedding of Dawood Ibrahim's relative
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Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan courts controversy for attending wedding of Dawood Ibrahim's relative

Some politicians, including MLAs and corporators, reportedly attended the wedding of Dawood's niece in Nashik

After acquittal in Ajmer blast, Swami Aseemanand now gets bail in Mecca Masjid bomb attack case
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After acquittal in Ajmer blast, Swami Aseemanand now gets bail in Mecca Masjid bomb attack case

Aseemanand is one of the key accused in the blast in historic Mecca Mosque in Hyderabad in May 2007, which killed more than 16 people and injured several others

Digvijaya Singh tweets picture of Rajnath Singh's alleged meeting with Malegaon blast accused
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Digvijaya Singh tweets picture of Rajnath Singh's alleged meeting with Malegaon blast accused

Sticking to his claim that Rajnath Singh had met Pragya Thakur, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Saturday posted on Twitter a photo purportedly showing the Malegaon blast case accused seated beside the Home Minister and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

'Irrefutable' evidence against RSS leader in Malegaon blast, says AAP
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'Irrefutable' evidence against RSS leader in Malegaon blast, says AAP

AAP accused Union Minister Kiren Rijiju of "misleading" the nation on RSS functionaries' alleged role in the Malegaon blast case.

Malegaon blast, Sadhvi Pragya and the politics of investigation
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Malegaon blast, Sadhvi Pragya and the politics of investigation

Heated political exchanges and blame-games apart, the Malegaon blast will forever be a case study to suggest how our investigative agencies work — politics of political masters take precedence over national security

No pressure on NIA to give clean chit to Samjhauta, Malegaon blasts accused: Rijiju
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No pressure on NIA to give clean chit to Samjhauta, Malegaon blasts accused: Rijiju

Kiren Rijiju criticised Congress for coining the word "saffron terror" and said this terminology was given by that party as it was "working with an agenda".