Swami Aseemanand (R), one of the ten people accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case. A special NIA court acquitted all five arrested and on trial in the Mecca Masjid bomb blast case. The bombing during Friday prayers in the mosque in Hyderabad on May 18, 2007, claimed nine lives and left 58 injured.
In what could be an indication of the Centre’s changing approach towards probes into instances of so-called “Hindu terror”, the NDA government asked the NIA not to challenge the Andhra high court giving bail to two accused in the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast... read more
After a Hyderabad court observed that there were too many obstacles hindering the possibility of a trial into the May 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) may examine the option of seeking a common court to try all Hindu... read more
The CBI today filed a charge sheet in the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case here against Devendra Gupta and Lokesh Sharma, who were also allegedly involved in Ajmer blasts in the same year, accusing them of murder and other offences. read more
Union Home Minister P Chidambaram said in Hyderabad that the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case - in which an explosion killed nine people and five died in police firing - has turned \"cold\" as the two primary suspects are dead. read more