Friday, 30 September, 2022

Topic: SIT

LTTE’s ‘plan B’ to eliminate Rajiv Gandhi in New Delhi using human bomb Athirai

In '90 Days', Anirudhya Mitra writes about the thrilling chase of Rajiv Gandhi's assailants and gives a first-hand account of those turbulent days.

SC dismisses Zakia Jafri plea challenging clean chit to Modi, others in 2002 Gujarat riots

Top court calls protest petition against SIT exoneration ‘devoid of merit', upholds Gujarat High Court order.

SIT recommends ED probe into gangster Vikas Dubey’s property worth Rs 150 crore

The 3-member SIT, set up by the UP govt, also recommended action against 90 police officials for their alleged involvement in helping gangster Vikas Dubey build his empire.

SIT probing Hathras case gets 10-day extension to submit report by UP govt

A 3-member special investigation team, constituted on 30 September and led by Home Secretary Bhagwan Swarup, was initially given seven days by UP govt to submit its report.

SIT finishes probe in Hathras case, media allowed to enter victim’s village

Hathras Joint Magistrate Prem Prakash Meena refuted allegations that the administration had confined the victim's family and confiscated their phones.

Telangana govt constitutes SIT to investigate Hyderabad ‘encounter’

An 8-member SIT led by Rachakonda Police Commissioner Mahesh M Bhagwat has been ordered to immediately take over the case and submit a report.

Jammu court orders ‘torture’ FIR against SIT that probed Kathua rape & murder case

The court order came on a plea filed by three men who are friends of Vishal Jangotra, the lone accused acquitted in the Kathua rape & murder case.

Shahjahanpur law student arrest: Is UP police weakening Chinmayanand case by booking her?

The Uttar Pradesh Police has jailed the law student from Shahjahanpur, who has accused BJP politician Chinmayanand of sexual assault, in an extortion case.

SIT questions law student who accused BJP leader Chinmayanand of rape

The student gave a pen drive containing 43 videos to support her allegations after she was asked by the SIT Saturday to submit whatever evidence she had.

Kamal Nath’s ‘role’ in 1984 riots: Has politics helped or hurt victims’ families?

The Home Ministry has ordered the reopening of seven 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases, including one against Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath.

On Camera


(L-R) Niharika NM, Danish Sait, Kusha Kapila and Tanmay Bhat on Koffee with Karan | YouTube screenshot

Koffee With Karan finale saves a boring season. Power has moved from Bollywood to influencers

The Koffee with Karan finale was finally entertainment, entertainment, entertainment, after the most boring season in a boycott-Bollywood world.
A file image of an Indian rupee note | Illustration: Thomas White/Reuters

Modi govt cuts planned borrowing to Rs 14.21 lakh crore for second half of FY23

Centre plans to borrow Rs 5.92 lakh crore in October-March period, compared with Rs 8.29 lakh crore of borrowing in the first half of the fiscal year that will end on September.


Pinaka is a multiple rocket launcher produced in India and developed by the DRDO for the Army | Twitter/@DRDO_India

As tensions rise with Azerbaijan, Armenia buys Pinaka rockets & ammunition from India

The government-to-government contract, valued at about Rs 2,000 cr, is learnt to have been signed earlier this month. Supplies to be fast-tracked according to Armenia's requirement.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.