NIA chargesheets three operatives in Madurai CPI (Maoist) case

Chennai: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed Charge-sheet before NIA Special Court, Poonamallee, Chennai against three CPI( Maoist) operatives namely (i) Vivekanandan @ Vivek @ Raja @ Balan @ Anandan @ Rajamouli, r/o Moovendar Nagar, Madurai, Tamil Nadu u/s 120B, 124A and 505(1) (b) of IPC, Sec 13(1) (b), 38 and 39 of Unlawful Activities … Read more

Bhima Koregaon case: SC dismisses bail plea of Gautam Navlakha

The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused bail to activist Gautam Navlakha in the Bhima Koregaon violence case. A Bench led by Justice U.U. Lalit had reserved the case for judgment on March 26. The case was listed on Wednesday. Justice K.M. Joseph pronounced the verdict, saying Mr. Navlakha’s period of house arrest cannot be counted … Read more

NIA arrests absconding Maoist cadre in arms and ammunition case of Jharkhand

Ranchi: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested an absconding Maoist Singhrai Soren from Jharkhand in a case pertaining to the seizure of arms and ammunition from the CPI (Maoist) in Giridih District of the state. The arrested accused is being produced before the Special NIA Court, Ranchi. The accused was arrested in the case pertaining … Read more

Maoists demand mediator to release CoBRA commando from their custody

CPI (Maoist) issues statement, says it is ready to release captive officer if mediators were present Maoists released a statement on Tuesday that the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) commando who went missing after the April 3 encounter at Tarrem in Chattisgarh’s Sukma was in their custody. The banned Communist Party of India (Maoist) also … Read more

NIA court holds Fr Stan Swamy is member of banned CPI (Maoist)

Detailed order on denied bail says ‘he was carrying out activities further in the objective of the organisation’ While refusing bail to the 83-year-old Jesuit priest Father Stan Swamy in the Bhima Koregaon violence case, the special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court held, “prima facie it can be gathered that Fr Swamy along with other … Read more

Bhima Koregaon case: NIA files charge-sheet against 8 accused including Gautam Navlakha, Hany Babu

Mumbai: In Bhima Koregaon-Elgar Parishad case, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) filed a supplementary charge sheet against eight accused persons in Special Court here on Friday (October 9) for the offences under sections 120B, 115, 121, 121A, 124A, 153A, 201, 505(1)(b) and 34 of IPC and sections 13, 16, 17, 18, 18A, 18B, 20, 38, … Read more