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Misfiring India pays the price 22.6.2017 Hindu: Sport
Malaysia prevails 3-2 to set up a last-four meeting with Argentina
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2,000 more soldiers deployed as reinforcements in South Kashmir 22.6.2017 Latest News
The sources said locals were often herded towards an encounter site by members
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Fake encounter: CRPF IG Rajnish Rai may be quizzed 19.6.2017 deccanherald.com
Senior IPS officer Rajnish Rai, who has lodged a complaint about an alleged fake encounter in Assam, may be examined by Union Home Ministry officials, who have been asked to carry out an internal probe into the matter. Official sources today said that all circumstances and merit of his complaint are being looked into and the officer may be quizzed. In case, the complaint is found to be motivated or false, then a counter case can also be registered against those involved in it, they said. Rai, Inspector General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), had sent a report to the paramilitary forces headquarters and others claiming that two men had been killed in the alleged staged encounter in March in Assams Chirang district. Following the complaint, the officer, who was then in charge of the Northeast sector of the force, has been transferred to Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh. Former Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police Ashok Prasad is likely to travel to Assam to look into the case. Prasad, currently a ...
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LeT perpetrators who killed 6 policemen will be tracked down soon: J&K DGP 17.6.2017 News
Places Rs 10 lakh bounty on LeT commander Bashir Lashkari, who is believed to have staged attack
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Opposition seeks judicial probe into 'fake' Jharkhand encounter 16.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The opposition parties have termed the encounter between police and Maoist guerrillas in Giridih earlier this month in which one person was killed as "fake" and demanded a judicial probe.
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IG who termed Assam encounter fake transferred 14.6.2017 Deccan Herald - National
A CRPF Inspector General, whose "discreet" inquiry into an encounter in Assam triggered a controversy, has been transferred from his posting in the northeast.

Rajnish Rai, a 1992-batch IPS officer of the Gujarat cadre, had submitted a report to the CRPF claiming that two persons, who were claimed to be NDFB rebels, were killed in a fake encounter in Simlaguri area of Chirang district on March 30.

The operation was carried out by a joint team of the Assam Police, army, CRPF and its jungle warfare unit CoBRA and the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).

Rai has now been asked to join the Counter Insurgency and Anti Terrorism (CIAT) School of the CRPF at Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh.
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Home Ministry orders one man probe into 'staged encounter' of Assam 14.6.2017 India Today| Must Read
CRPF IG Rajnish Rai has alleged two men in Assam were killed in a fake encounter conducted by the CRPF, Assam Police and Sashastra Seema Bal.
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Gangster arrested from Gurdaspur 11.6.2017 TOI: Chandigarh Times
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Rohatgi to step down from Attorney General's post 11.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
Rohatgi to step down from Attorney General's post
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A-G writes to Centre against re-appointment 11.6.2017 Rediff: News
He said he considers this duration as enough and would like to return to his practice.
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Don't want to seek reappointment, says Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi after 3 years of service 11.6.2017 India Today| Must Read
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has informed the Narendra Modi government that he isn't interested in continuing in his post.
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Mukul Rohatgi to step down from Attorney General's post 11.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Mukul Rohatgi Gujarat govt in Supreme Court in the 2002 Gujarat riots and fake encounter death cases
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Rohatgi asks govt to relieve him from Attorney General post 11.6.2017 deccanherald.com
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has conveyed to the government that he be relieved from the post which he has held for three years. Rohatgi told PTI that he had written to the government last month conveying his wish that he would not like a re- appointment to the post of the countrys top law officer, and wanted to return to private practice. He said he was appointed by the Narendra Modi government after it came to power in May 2014 and he has served his three -year term. He said he considers this duration as enough and would like to return to his practice. Rohatgi was appointed as the AG immediately after the BJP government came to power in May 2014 and during the stint, he argued in many contentious matters like the challenge to NJAC Act on appointment of judges for the higher judiciary. Recently, he assisted the apex court in triple talaq matter in which the judgement is reserved. Early this month, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet had extended his tenure until further orders. Rohatgi, son of ...
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AG Mukul Rohatgi turns down Centre's extension, offers to quit 11.6.2017 DNA: Money
Attorney General of India (AGI) Mukul Rohatgi has written to the government, stating his disinterest in continuing as the top law officer. Rohatgi said he does not want to seek to continue as the AGI for the second-term. "I do not want to seek reappointment for the post. I have been made as AG for two terms. During the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government I was the AG," he said. Rohatgi's decision comes days after the Centre extended his term along with Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar and Additional Solicitor Generals (ASGs) for indefinite period. Son of former Delhi high court judge, Justice Awadh Behari Rohatgi was appointed as the 14th attorney general of India in June 2014. He has represented the Gujarat Government in the Supreme Court in the 2002 Gujarat riots and fake encounter death cases, including the Best Bakery and Zahira Sheikh ...
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Lanka pull off massive upset 8.6.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
A day after Pakistan stunned South Africa, underdogs Sri Lanka shocked defending champions and favourites India in a sensational high-scoring Champions Trophy encounter here on Thursday to throw Group ‘B’ wide open.The Indians look set for another routine win after amassing 321/6, thanks to a well-crafted century from Shikhar Dhawan 125 (128b, 15x4, 1x6), but the bowlers misfired miserably as Virat Kohli’s men suffered a seven-wicket defeat at The Oval. The moment Indians posted a huge total and even scalped the wicket of Niroshan Dickwella in the fifth over, they looked well in control.
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MHA to hold inquiry into NDFB encounter 6.6.2017 DNA: Top News
Under pressure from the civil society in Bodoland, the Centre has decided to hold an independent inquiry into CRPF Inspector General Rajnish Rai's report alleging that two terrorists of National Democratic Front-Songbjit faction (NDFB-S) were killed in a staged-managed encounter by the Army, Assam Police, SSB and his own Force. "An inquiry will be initiated soon under a retired DG level officer to find out veracity in Rai's report. The decision to choose a retired DG has been taken keep the inquiry independent of any bias," said a senior Home ministry source. Rai's report, raising questions on the joint operation that reflects how systems and processes have weakened over a period of time, resulting in commission of such unlawful acts, had asked to entrust the investigation to an external independent agency for impartial and thorough investigation of the encounter. The situation report prepared by the forces involved had claimed that two NDFB-S militants Lucas Narzary and David Islary were killed in ...
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CRPF foils attack bid, kills 4 ultras 5.6.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Four militants were killed after CRPF troopers repelled a fidayeen (suicide) attack on their camp in Sumbal area of north Kashmir's Bandipora district during the early hours of Monday. Sources said the heavily armed militants, believed to be Pakistanis, tried to enter the camp of 45 Battalion around 4.10 am by lobbying grenades and opening fire. "The alert sentries retaliated, triggering a brief gunfight in which all the four fidayeen were killed," a source said. The identity of the slain militants was yet to be ascertained. Jammu and Kashmir police chief Shesh Pal Vaid tweeted a picture of four AK-47 rifles and other ammunition, which he said, were recovered from the slain militants. A senior police officer told DH that the fidayeen were planning an Uri-style attack and carrying inflammable material, including petrol bombs. "Preliminary investigation revealed that the fidayeen had planned to get inside the camp and take control of a vantage point to prolong the encounter and burn down the place," the ...
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I-G’s fake encounter charge to be probed 5.6.2017 Hindu: Home
The Home Ministry has decided to order a probe by a retired Director-General of Police to examine the report of a CRPF Inspector-General alleging that two National Democratic Front of Bodoland-Songbji...
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Four militants killed as CRPF repel suicide attack in Kashmir 5.6.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Four unidentified militants were killed after paramilitary CRPF troopers repelled a fidayeen (suicide) attack on their camp in Sumbal area of north Kashmir's Bandipora district during wee hours of Monday. Sources said the heavily armed militants, believed to be Pakistanis, tried to enter the camp of 45 Battalion CRPF at Sumbal around 4:10 am by lobbying grenades and opening fire. "The alert sentries retaliated the fire, triggering a brief gunfight in which all the four fidayeen were killed 10-15 yards away from the camp's fencing," they added. The identity of the slain militants was yet to be ascertained. Confirming the incident, State police chief Shesh Pal Vaid said four terrorists were gunned down after they attempted to attack 45 Battalion CRPF at Sumbal, 25 kms from here. He also tweeted a picture of the four AK-47 rifles and other ammunition, he said were recovered from the slain militants. A senior police officer told Deccan Herald that the fidayeen were planning an Uri-style attack and were ...
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CRPF rejects RTI query seeking details of fake encounter in Assam 4.6.2017 News
Two people were allegedly killed in the encounter conducted during March 29 and 30
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