Govind Pansare murder case: Unhappy with probe, slain activist's family demands the investigating officer be changed
The family of slain activist Govind Pansare on Friday filed an application seeking change of investigating officer in the case, even as the Bombay High Court cautioned that such requests could have a negative impact on the probe.
MM Kalburgi was killed over 2014 speech against superstition, says SIT; chargesheet filed against hitman Ganesh Miskin, 6 others
SIT files charge sheet against six accused in MM Kalburgi murder case, says Ganesh Mishkin was involved in both Kalburgi and Gauri Lankesh's death.
Daily Bulletin: Arun Jaitley put on life support at AIIMS, several BJP, Congress leaders visit; dozens killed in suicide bomb attack in Kabul; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Dozens killed in a suicide bomb attack in Aghanistan's Kabul, leaders visit Arun Jaitley after the former Union minister was put on life support at AIIMS, and more
Activists' murders: SC says one agency can investigate if there's common thread; asks CBI to file reply by January first week
The SC asked the CBI to inform it by January first week as to why it should not investigate all the four cases if there appears a link among all the murders
MM Kalburgi killing: SC slams Karnataka govt for 'doing nothing and just fooling around', asks for status report in two weeks
Scholar and epigraphist, MM Kalburgi, was shot dead in broad daylight at his residence in Kalyan Nagar in Dharwad, Karnataka, on 30 August 2015.
Gauri Lankesh's murder an organised crime, journalist killed for her anti-Hindutva ideology, says SIT chargesheet
The SIT submitted the 9,235-page charge sheet on Gauri Lankesh's murder in the Principal Civil and Sessions court in Bengaluru Friday.
Narendra Dabholkar murder: Pune court grants CBI 45-day extension to file chargesheet against six accused
A court on Saturday granted a 45-day extension to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file a charge sheet against two of the six accused in the Narendra Dabholkar murder case. Dabholkar, a well-known anti-superstition activist, was shot dead in Pune on 20 August 2013
Narendra Dabholkar murder: CBI invokes terror charges against accused, gets 90-day extension to file charges
The CBI made a submission to this effect before Judicial Magistrate (First Class) SMA Sayyad here in Maharashtra on Monday. "The central probing agency told the court that it has invoked sections 15 and 16 (acts of terror) of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) against the accused persons," public prosecutor Vijaykumar Dhakane said.
'I'm giving them a clean chit': Chief of BJP ally MGP says Sanatan Sanstha not behind killing of rationalists
Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party chief Dipak Dhavalikar said the Sanatan Sanstha does good work, but there are some people who want to project it as a group of wrongdoers.
Congress urges Goa governor Mridula Sinha to act against 'sanatani' organisations operating in state
The Goa Congress claimed that several people arrested recently in connection with the murder of rationalists and activists (in Maharashtra and Karnataka) were connected to such right-wing organisations.
Goa Congress demands ban on Sanatan Sanstha, says organisation that 'kills people to eliminate their ideology has no right to continue'
Police in Maharashtra and Karnataka have nabbed members of the Sanatan Sanstha in connection with the murders of rationalists Govind Pansare, MM Kalburgi, Gauri Lankesh and others.
Gauri Lankesh murder: Karnataka SIT searches for 5 more suspects, officials say they are based in Goa, Maharashtra
As the SIT started cracking the murder of Gauri Lankesh, leading to the arrest of key players in the killing of rationalists Narendra Dabholkar and MM Kalburgi, it discovered the wide network of Sanatan Sanstha
Daily Bulletin: SC hearing on Kerala floods today; CEC OP Rawat rules out possibility of simultaneous polls, and other top stories
The Supreme Court hearing on Kerala floods is scheduled for 11.30 am on Friday. The Kerala government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that the sudden release of water from the Mullaperiyar dam by the Tamil Nadu government was one of the reasons for the massive floods in the state
Investigators trace links between murders of Narendra Dabholkar, Gauri Lankesh, MM Kalburgi, Govind Pansare
The recent arrests in Maharashtra in connection with rationalist Narendra Dabholkar's murder in 2013 have helped the investigators to establish the missing links between the four murder plots that were executed in a similar manner.
Narendra Dabholkar's kin take out protest rally, seek arrest of 'real' killers of anti-superstition activist
Members of an outfit founded by slain anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar and his family members took out a protest rally in Maharashtra's Pune city on Monday, demanding arrest of the "real perpetrators" of the crime.
Narendra Dabholkar murder: Hope real perpetrators nabbed soon, says activist's son Hamid after CBI arrests gunman
The CBI have arrested one gunman involved in the killing of Narendra Dabholkar. His son Hamid Dabholkar hopes for the real perpetrators behind the crime to be caught soon
Gauri Lankesh murder case: SIT claims five suspects arrested were also involved in MM Kalburgi killing
Twelve suspects have been arrested in connection with the Lankesh case. Kalburgi was shot dead on 30 August 2015 at home and the case is being investigated by the criminal investigation department (CID).
Suspect Parashuram Waghmare confesses to killing Gauri Lankesh to 'save religion', says didn't know victim's identity
Parashuram Waghmare, the last of the six suspects arrested in connection with the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh, has reportedly confessed to the murder.
The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the killing of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh on Tuesday made another arrest in the case.