Panvel Municipal Election 2017: Voting begins in newly-formed corporation; Bhiwandi, Malegaon also go to polls
Polling for the municipal corporations of Bhiwandi, Malegaon along with the newly-formed Panvel Municipal Corporation has begun.
In a first in Maharashtra elections, drones will be deployed as the eye in the sky to monitor the Malegaon Municipal Corporation elections, a top official said.
The Supreme Court sought the Maharashtra government's response on a bail plea by a Malegaon bomb blast accused challenging the Bombay High Court's refusal to give him bail.
Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur moved a special NIA court in Mumbai on today seeking her discharge in the 2008 Malegaon blast case on basis of the Bombay High Court's remark that "prima facie no case was made out against her".
The Bombay High Court, on Friday, sought the NIA's stand on a plea by the Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur against the trial court's permission to a blast victim's father to assist the prosecution in the case.
Malegaon blast accused Lt-Col Shrikant Purohit moves SC against Bombay High Court's rejection of bail plea
Barely three days after the Bombay High Court granted bail to Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case and turned down the bail plea of Lieutenant-Colonel Shrikant Purohit, the former army officer has taken his case to the Supreme Court
The special court for NIA cases here today allowed the prosecution to rely on 'secondary evidence' in the 2008 Malegaon blasts case, as some of the important documents were not available with the investigating agency.
The Bombay High Court on Thursday issued notices to eight persons who were discharged earlier this year from the 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts case, seeking response to a petition filed by the Maharashtra government against their discharge
SIMI activists killed in Bhopal: Have encounters become a legitimate way of dispensing justice in India?
Do not question the bravery of our Madhya Pradesh cops, it is tantamount to deshdroh. Instead, blindly accept their version of the Bhopal encounter, enjoy footage of the killing, marvel at the bravery of cops and, while you are at it, don't forget to chant Bharat Mata ki Jai at the exact moment a courageous cop steps up to cries of ''maro, maro".
In the case of torching of Sabarmati Express train at Godhra station, the city Crime Branch arrested Imran Ahmed Bhatuk, a key accused, from Malegaon.
Hitting back at BJP for targeting him over sharing dais with controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Friday raked up the issue of BJP leader Rajnath Singh's alleged meeting with 2008 Malegaon blast accused Pragya Thakur.
On Wednesday, Maharashtra government opposed an NIA court's decision to acquit eight people in the 2006 Malegaon blasts case.
AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday alleged that the Narendra Modi government is "not strong" against those accused in bomb blast cases who are Hindus.
A special NIA court on Monday rejected the bail plea of four accused in the 2006 Malegaon bomb blast case, who had sought liberty after eight Muslim men accused in the case were discharged in April.
AAP accused Union Minister Kiren Rijiju of "misleading" the nation on RSS functionaries' alleged role in the Malegaon blast case.
Sadhvi Pragya, who was lodged in Bhopal Central Jail, had threatened to fast unto death if she was not allowed to bathe in the river.
Ram Chandra Kalsangra and Sandeep Dange, the two absconding accused in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blast case, have been mentioned as 'RSS workers' in the charge sheet filed by the NIA last week.
With Opposition alleging dilution of terror cases against right wing groups under Modi Government, Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the matter should be left to the courts and if anything is wrong or improper, the judiciary will take a view on it.
Amidst the politicking and bickering around Malegaon blasts, Sadhvi Pragya seems to have escaped the law. And Karkare's image has become the casualty.
The dropping of names of key accused in the Malegaon blast case has raised questions about the independence of investigating agencies such as the NIA.