Families of Malegaon blast victims ask NIA to take ATS help as 8 witnesses turn hostile

The families of the 2008 Malegaon blast victims have written a letter to the Superintendent of Police, National Investigation Agency (NIA), to immediately seek assistance from the Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) that probed the case earlier. The letter has been written to the NIA, which is probing the case now,…

Hyderpora encounter: Families of slain civilians removed from protest site, detained

Families of two civilians allegedly killed in an encounter in Hyderpora in Srinagar were removed by police and detained when they were protesting in Press Enclave on Wednesday. The families of Altaf Bhat and Mudassir Gul staged a protest along with civil society members demanding justice for the victims and the…

Assam: Families of 2 women kickboxers, who reportedly joined ULFA-I, urge them to come home

In Assam’s Dhemaji district, family members of national-level kickboxer Sabita Chetia are anxiously awaiting her return. “We don’t know where she is. I request my elder sister: please, come back,” Sabita’s sister said. No different is the scene in the house of another national-level kickboxer, Nayanmoni…