Jigisha murder : Delhi HC seeks death row convicts’ reply

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The Delhi High Court today sought the reply of two death row convicts in the 2009 Jigisha Ghosh murder case, whose case file has been sent by the trial court here for confirmation of capital punishment. A bench of justices Gita Mittal and P S Teji also sought personal presence of convicts Ravi Kapoor and… Read more »

Sex CD: Sacked Delhi minister seeks bail

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Sacked Delhi minister Sandeep Kumar, who was arrested on rape charges, today approached a special court seeking bail on the ground that investigation in the case was complete. The bail application was filed before Special Judge Poonam Chaudhry, who fixed it for hearing tomorrow. Kumar, in his plea filed through advocate Nitin Ahlawat, said he… Read more »

SC favours RJD MLA’s custody till victim deposes

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The Supreme Court today rejected a plea by suspended MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav, accused in a rape case, to remain outside Bihar, favouring that the RJD legislator should remain in jail till the victim records her statement “fairly and without any fear”. A bench of Justices A K Sikri and N V Ramana, which rejected… Read more »

Bombay HC refuses parole plea of prisoner but allows surgery in hospital

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The Bombay High Court has refused to release a prisoner from Kolhapur Central Prison on parole for treatment of a nasal problem as he had violated furlough condition earlier. However, on humanitarian ground, a bench of Justices Vijaya Tahilramani and Mridula Bhatkar, in a recent order, allowed the prisoner, Wilson Benjamin Castellino, to undergo reconstruction… Read more »

Assocham says it warned on likelihood of bank card fraud.

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Following the unprecedented security breach reported earlier this week that has “compromised” card data of many private and state-run banks, industry body Assocham on Sunday said it had earlier cautioned about such frauds. Citing its recent study, the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) said that “India has become a favourite hunting… Read more »

Three arrested for JNU housing complex burglaries.

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Delhi Police has arrested three men for burglaries in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Housing Complex here, police said on Sunday. The accused identified as Gaurav, 26, a resident of Karehda village in Ghaziabad, Karan Yadav, 26, a resident of Madhu Vihar in Dwarka and Mohit Kumar, 18, of Palam Colony in Delhi, were arrested… Read more »

Two gets 20 years in jail for raping a girl

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A fast track court here has sentenced 20 years in jail to two rape accused and also slapped a fine of Rs 20,000 on each of them. Additional District Counsel Yusuf Nirwan said that after completion of final hearing, Additional District and Sessions judge Vandna Singh awarded 20-year jail term to Sannu alias Dinesh and… Read more »

Lalita suicide case: Rohit’s father sent to JC

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A Delhi court today sent the father of national-level Kabaddi player Rohit Kumar to 14-day judicial custody in connection with the alleged suicide by his wife Lalita who had accused him and her in-laws of harassment. Rohit’s father, Vijay Singh, was produced before a link magistrate who remanded him to judicial custody till November 4… Read more »

Sheena Bora case: CBI files 2nd charge sheet

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CBI today filed its second supplementary charge sheet in the 2012 Sheena Bora murder case in a special court, stating Sheena’s mother and prime accused Indrani Mukerjea kept her husband Peter Mukerjea updated on phone over the selection of spot for disposal of the body. The nearly 200-page charge sheet was filed before the court… Read more »