Ishrat Jahan

Delhi riots: Police seek time to argue Ishrat Jahan bail plea, says 'can't talk in air'

Advocate Pradeep Teotia, appearing for Jahan, objected to the adjournment request and apprised ASJ Rawat that the matter is pending for the last six months.

published on : 16th August 2021

Delhi riots: Ishrat Jahan seeks bail, says police has no evidence in conspiracy case

Jahan and several others have been booked under the anti-terror law in the case and are accused of being the 'masterminds' of the Feb 2020 riots, which had left 53 people dead and over 700 injured.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Delhi riots: Is it wrong to have political affiliation, asks Former Congress councillor Ishrat Jahan

Ishrat Jahan has served as Congress councillor from 2012-17 and has been a member of the All India Congress Committee (AICC), according to her sister Sarwer Jahan.

published on : 12th July 2021

Delhi riots: Ex-Congress councillor Ishrat Jahan seeks bail in UAPA case

Advocate Pradeep Teotia along with lawyer and Ishrat's sister Sarwer Jahan is representing her in the case.

published on : 6th July 2021

Gujarat: CBI court discharges three cops in Ishrat Jahan encounter case

Special CBI judge V R Raval allowed the discharge applications of police officers Singhal, Barot (now retired) and Chaudhary.

published on : 31st March 2021

Gujarat govt denies sanction to prosecute cops in Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case

The police claimed the four were terrorists who were planning to assassinate then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 20th March 2021

Ishrat Jahan case: Court rejects discharge pleas of Vanzara, Amin

The court last month concluded the hearing of arguments of the two accused retired police officers, the CBI and Ishrat Jahan's mother Shamima Kauser, who had challenged Vanzara's discharge plea.

published on : 7th August 2018

Intelligence Bureau officials challenge summons by court in Ishrat Jahan case

Two Intelligence Bureau officials have challenged the summons issued to them by a magistrate's court here in the Ishrat Jahan alleged fake encounter case.

published on : 3rd January 2018

After joining BJP, Triple talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan bats for women’s right

She further said that she never got any support from West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee in her fight against the triple talaq.

published on : 1st January 2018

Triple talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan joins BJP

Ishrat Jahan, one of the petitioners in the triple talaq case, has joined the BJP, the party's state unit general secretary Sayantan Basu said today.

published on : 31st December 2017

Ishrat Jahan case judge Jayant Patel transferred ahead of promotion yet again; resigns from Karnataka HC

Jayant Patel was next in line to be the Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court but instead of being given a promotion, he was transferred to the Allahabad HC. 

published on : 26th September 2017

Triple talaq verdict: The five who made it happen

If not for these women who moved the apex court against Triple Talaq, the practice might have continued for a much longer time.

published on : 23rd August 2017

Any Muslim woman can fight for her rights: Bengal's triple talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan

Despair struck when Mohammad Murtaza Ansari gave talaaq (divorce) over the phone from Dubai to Ishrat Jahan, a housewife from West Bengal's Howrah district in 2015.

published on : 22nd August 2017