December 2, 2013
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New Delhi, Nov 25
Delhi High Court was today informed that the four death row convicts in the December 16 gangrape case have been given Hindi translation of the judgement and other trial records. Special...
Dhaka, Nov 3
A Bangladesh-born British man and a US citizen were sentenced to death on Sunday in absentia by a special war crimes tribunal for atrocities committed during the 1971 liberation war, 42 years afte...
Hyderabad, Oct. 25
The Andhra Pradesh Government will set up fast track courts to try rape cases in the State, including a recent one, under the Nirbhaya Act.
Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, while revi...
Ranchi, Oct 3
Arguments on the quantum of sentence to RJD leader Lalu Prasad and 36 other accused in the fodder scam case were today completed in a special court here with CBI seeking maximum prison term of up...
New Delhi, Sept 22
The Delhi High Court will hear tomorrow the trial court’s reference for confirmation of the death penalty awarded by it to four men in the December 16 gangrape-cum-murder case.
Mumbai, Sept 15
Speeding up legal proceedings in the photojournalist’s gang-rape case that triggered nationwide outrage, Mumbai police is all set file a charge-sheet against five accused in a couple of days. »
New Delhi, Sept 13
Four men convicted in the fatal gang-rape of a 23-year-old student in the Indian capital are due to be sentenced on Friday. The four men, aged between 19 and 26, face a minimum punishmen...
Kutch (Gujarat), Dec 9
The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) arrested eight Pakistani nationals and seized their two fishing boats, for crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) illegally at the mouth of Kori cree...
New Delhi, Dec 1
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached an estimated Rs 75 crore assets of a borrower company and its associates in connection with money laundering probe in the National Spot Exchange Limit...
New Delhi, Nov 25
More than five years after the double murder and flip-flops in investigation, dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar were today held guilty of killing their 14-year-old daughter Aarushi and domest...
Ranchi, Oct 30
Jharkhand High Court today reserved its order on the bail petition moved by RJD supremo and ex-Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, who is serving a five-year sentence after being convicted in...
October 10, 2013
“Time to look at the bribe-givers” (Business Line, October 10) is an eye-opener. Countries such as Singapore and the UAE which obtained independence much later than India are effect...
New Delhi, Sept 30
Following is the chronology of the fodder scam in which former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad has been convicted by a special CBI court in Ranchi.
January 1996: Fodder scam surfa...
Jinnan/Beijing, Sept 22
Disgraced top Communist Party leader Bo Xilai was today sentenced to life imprisonment by a Chinese court which upheld the charges of bribery, embezzlement and abuse of power against him. »
New Delhi, Sept 13
Following is the chronology of events in the keenly watched trial of the December 16 gangrape and murder case of a 23-year-old girl in which a Delhi court today awarded death penalty to the four c...
New Delhi, Sept 11
A special court in the Indian capital said it would deliver on Friday the sentence for four men found guilty in a December 16 gang-rape case. Fast-track judge Yogesh Khanna heard argumen...