Delhi HC stops Mukhtar Ansari from going on parole

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The Delhi High Court today set aside the trial court order granting custody parole to MLA Mukhtar Ansari for canvassing in the UP Assembly polls. Justice Mukta Gupta allowed the Election Commission’s plea seeking cancellation of Ansari’s parole. “The petition (poll panel plea) is allowed,” the court said. Ansari, an MLA who recently joined the… Read more »

Man acquitted in gangrape case

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A Delhi court has acquitted a man in a gangrape and trafficking case, observing that the complainant’s version was unreliable and untrustworthy. “Prosecution has also failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt that accused Rakesh Kumar had trafficked the prosecutrix for the purpose of exploitation,” Additional Sessions Judge Shail Jain said. “I am of… Read more »

IS supporter sent to judicial custody till Mar 10

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A suspected supporter of Islamic State (IS), Mohammad Iqbal was today sent to judicial custody till March 10 by a court here. He was brought here on from Chennai for interrogation by the Rajasthan Police’s Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on production warrant on February 13 and sent to police custody. Iqbal was today produced in the… Read more »

Demonetisation fraud: Court takes cognisance on charge sheet

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A Delhi court today took cognisance of the Enforcement Directorate’s charge sheet filed against two bank officials and another person in a case of alleged irregularities related to conversion of old currency and supply of new notes. Additional Sessions Judge Prashant Kumar took cognisance of the charge sheet and directed the agency to supply copies… Read more »

Verdict in Ajmer blast case deferred to March 8

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A special court today deferred till March 8 the judgement in the 2007 Ajmer dargah bomb blast case. Magistrate Dinesh Gupta adjourned the hearing as the court needed more time to study all documents submitted by the prosecution and the defence. The blast on October 11, 2007 in the dargah of Khawaja Moinuddin Chisti at… Read more »

Police chargesheets four for gangraping US tourist

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Delhi Police has chargesheeted four men for allegedly gangraping and criminally intimidating an American tourist in a 5-star hotel here last year. In a charge sheet filed before a city court, the agency has alleged that the accused — Aniruddha Singh, a Rajasthan- based tourist guide, Vivek Srivastatva, who was working in the hotel when… Read more »