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Rahul Gandhi gets clean chit from EC over Madhya Pradesh poll speech where he called Amit Shah 'murder accused'
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Rahul Gandhi gets clean chit from EC over Madhya Pradesh poll speech where he called Amit Shah 'murder accused'

Giving a clean chit to Rahul Gandhi, Election Commission officials said the complaint was examined in detail and after examination of the complete transcript of speech sent by the district electoral officer of Jabalpur, the Commission is of the considered view that no violation of the model code of conduct is made out.

Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi calls Amit Shah 'murder accused', BJP chief mocks Congress chief's 'legal knowledge'
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Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi calls Amit Shah 'murder accused', BJP chief mocks Congress chief's 'legal knowledge'

Addressing election rallies in Madhya Pradesh, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi launched a no-holds-barred attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale deal and BJP chief Amit Shah over the Gujarat fake encounter case.

Daily Bulletin: Rahul, Priyanka to campaign in UP today; Jacinda Ardern says govt unaware of Sri Lanka blast links with NZ; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Rahul, Priyanka to campaign in UP today; Jacinda Ardern says govt unaware of Sri Lanka blast links with NZ; day's top stories

Today's top stories: Rahul Gandhi and sister Priyanka to both campaign in Uttar Pradesh today; the Congress chief called BJP president Amit Shah a murder accused; Jusice SA Bobde will head the panel which will investigate sexual harassment charges against CJI Ranjan Gogoi; and more.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh's brother moves Bombay HC, challenges CBI court’s order acquitting 22 accused in fake encounter case
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh's brother moves Bombay HC, challenges CBI court’s order acquitting 22 accused in fake encounter case

Rubabuddin Sheikh on Thursday approached the Bombay High Court challenging the Special CBI court’s order acquitting all 22 accused in the killing of his brother Sohrabuddin Sheikh in an alleged fake encounter. Rubabuddin in his plea stated that it is filed 51 days beyond the stipulated time granted for the appeal as per Special CBI court orders.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh case: CBI court judgment says agency had 'premeditated theory' intended to implicate political leaders
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh case: CBI court judgment says agency had 'premeditated theory' intended to implicate political leaders

Special CBI Judge SJ Sharma made the remarks in a 350-pages judgement on 21 December, while acquitting all the 22 accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh case.

CBI court acquits all accused in Sohrabuddin ‘fake' encounter case: Here's list of all 22 people named and their alleged roles
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CBI court acquits all accused in Sohrabuddin ‘fake' encounter case: Here's list of all 22 people named and their alleged roles

All 22 accused in the alleged fake encounter killings of gangster Sohrabuddin Shaikh, his wife Kausar Bi and his aide Tulsi Prajapati were acquitted Friday by a special CBI court because of insufficient evidence, even as it expressed sorrow over the loss of "three lives."

Sohrabuddin 'fake encounter' case: Special CBI court acquits all 22 accused due to lack of evidence
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Sohrabuddin 'fake encounter' case: Special CBI court acquits all 22 accused due to lack of evidence

A special CBI court on Friday acquitted all 22 policemen who were in trial in the sensational Sohrabuddin Shaikh-Tulsiram Prajapati alleged fake encounter case of 2005. The policemen were acquitted due to lack of evidence

Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case: Special CBI court to pronounce verdict on 21 December
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Sohrabuddin Shaikh fake encounter case: Special CBI court to pronounce verdict on 21 December

The final arguments in the case, which were taken up on 3 December, ended on 5 December before CBI Special Judge SJ Sharma. The "fake encounters" of alleged gangsters Sohrabuddin and Prajapati and the disappearance of the former's wife Kausar Bi took place in 2005-06, kicking off a major political storm.

Latest twist in Justice Loya case sees three judges recuse themselves: A look back at how case has progressed
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Latest twist in Justice Loya case sees three judges recuse themselves: A look back at how case has progressed

After a division bench recused itself from hearing a petition seeking a probe into CBI judge BH Loya's death, another judge of the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court on Wednesday withdrew from the case.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter: CBI seeks dismissal of PIL in Bombay High Court challenging Amit Shah's discharge
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter: CBI seeks dismissal of PIL in Bombay High Court challenging Amit Shah's discharge

In the PIL, the petitioners questioned why the CBI had only challenged Amit Shah's discharge in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case and not that of the police officers named in the case.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case: Arrests, acquittals, hostile witnesses and media gags; all-winding twists and turns
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case: Arrests, acquittals, hostile witnesses and media gags; all-winding twists and turns

The Bombay High Court upholding the discharge of DG Vanzara and others in the case is just the latest twist in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.

Sohrabuddin Shaikh 'fake encounter' case: Bombay High Court upholds discharge of DG Vanzara, four other police officers
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Sohrabuddin Shaikh 'fake encounter' case: Bombay High Court upholds discharge of DG Vanzara, four other police officers

The court held that the applications challenging their discharge were devoid of merit. Justice AM Badar also granted discharge to Gujarat police officer Vipul Aggarwal, a co-accused in the case related to the 2005-06 encounter of Sohrabuddin Shaikh, his wife Kausar Bi and their aide Tulsiram Prajapati.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh case: Bombay HC to decide on discharge of senior Gujarat, Rajasthan police officials tomorrow
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh case: Bombay HC to decide on discharge of senior Gujarat, Rajasthan police officials tomorrow

Sohrabuddin Sheikh, his wife Kausar Bi and their aide Tulsiram Prajapati were allegedly killed in fake encounters by the police.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: Two witnesses turn hostile; out of 135, 85 witnesses examined so far
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: Two witnesses turn hostile; out of 135, 85 witnesses examined so far

Two more prosecution witnesses turned hostile in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati alleged fake encounter cases in Mumbai on Wednesday, taking the number of such witnesses to 85.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: Three more prosecution witnesses turn hostile; takes total number to 77
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: Three more prosecution witnesses turn hostile; takes total number to 77

Three prosecution witnesses in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati alleged fake encounter cases turned hostile on Wednesday, taking the number of such witnesses in the case to 77.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter: Bombay HC says it cannot be 'affected' by trial court witnesses turning hostile
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter: Bombay HC says it cannot be 'affected' by trial court witnesses turning hostile

The Bombay High Court judge hearing the pleas the CBI and Sohrabuddin Sheikh's brother filed said it only refer to the chargesheet in the fake encounter case.

Judge Loya verdict: Bombay Lawyers Association files petition in Supreme Court seeking review of apex court's judgment
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Judge Loya verdict: Bombay Lawyers Association files petition in Supreme Court seeking review of apex court's judgment

A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a review of the apex court's verdict, which rejected the demand for an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge BH Loya, who dealt with the high-profile Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: Two more CBI witnesses turn hostile, taking total number to 52
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Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case: Two more CBI witnesses turn hostile, taking total number to 52

Two more prosecution witnesses on Friday turned hostile in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati alleged fake encounter cases, taking the number of witnesses who didn't support the CBI's case to 52.

SC verdict on Loya death: Conduct of advocates seeking to sensationalise case makes this a day of shame for the Bar
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SC verdict on Loya death: Conduct of advocates seeking to sensationalise case makes this a day of shame for the Bar

The conduct of the senior advocates in seeking to somehow sensationalise the death of Justice BH Loya leaves much to be desired. It is a day of shame for the Bar.

Rahul Gandhi slams Amit Shah after SC verdict in judge Loya case, says truth will 'catch up with people like him'
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Rahul Gandhi slams Amit Shah after SC verdict in judge Loya case, says truth will 'catch up with people like him'

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday hit out at BJP chief Amit Shah after the Supreme Court verdict on judge BH Loya's death.