NHRC’s letter:Court orders relook into inmate’s death

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A Delhi court has ordered a fresh inquest into a prison inmate’s death after National Human Rights Commission(NHRC) raised questions about the diagnosis of the victim’s ailment. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav directed a magisterial court, which had conducted the inquest into Rohini jail inmate Om Prakash’s death, to report if proper diagnosis with respect… Read more »

Israeli diplomat attack: Kazmi seeks bail

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Syed Mohammad Kazmi, the chief accused of Israeli diplomat attack, arrested for his alleged role in a terror attack on an Israeli diplomat here, today moved a court here seeking bail on the ground that Delhi Police have got the probe period extended in a “malafide and calculated move”.   In his application before Chief Metropolitan Magistrate… Read more »

NIA moves court seeking custody of 26/11 handler Abu Jundal

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The National Investigation Agency (NIA) today moved a Delhi court for the custody of the alleged 26/11 handler Abu Jundal, who is currently being interrogated by the Special Cell of Delhi Police. The NIA moved the court of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav for the custody of Jundal alias Saiyyad Jaibuddin in an FIR lodged… Read more »

Abu Salem gets bail: Court lauds his conduct

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Extradited gangster Abu Salem  was today granted bail in a 2002 extotion case by a Delhi court, which also praised his “above board” conduct in jail. Chief metropolitan magistrate Vinod Yadav  granted him bail on a personal bond of Rs 1 lakh and a surety of like amount. Abu Salem would, however, still be in jail as… Read more »

Israeli diplomat attack: Journalist Kazmi’s custody extended

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 The chief accused of Israeli diplomat attack custody has been extended till July 3 amid a piquant legal situation. A Delhi court today dismissed the bail plea of journalist Syed Mohammad Kazmi,  the chief accused of Israeli dioplomat attack, arrested for his alleged role in a terror attack on an Isreali diplomat. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate… Read more »

Against Kobad Ghandy Court to decide on terror charges

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A Delhi court on Tuesday reserved till April 30 its order on framing terror charges against Maoist leader Kobad Ghandy. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav said the court will decide on April 30 whether terror charges could be framed against Ghandy. The court will decide whether the fresh sets of charges filed against Ghandy contained… Read more »

Israeli embassy car blast: Kazmi opposes vehicle’s release

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Journalist Syed Mohammed Ahmad Kazmi, accused in the Feb 13 Israeli embassy car blast case, Thursday told a Delhi court that the damaged vehicle should not be released for inspection by an insurance surveyor. He opposed an application filed in the court seeking the vehicle’s release and said that the plea did not bear anybody’s… Read more »

Pakistani granted bail

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A Delhi court Monday granted bail to a Pakistani man accused of entering India illegally as a spy but who claims he had come back to embrace India for good as he was born in Gujarat. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav granted bail to Imraan and his wife Soofia Kanwal and asked them to prove… Read more »

Terror charge plea against Ghandy to come up April 9

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A chief metropolitan magistrate here Saturday took a police plea for considering the second set of formal charges filed against Maoist leader Kobad Ghandy over terror charges. The case would now come up April 9. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Vinod Yadav said that a sessions court had found prima facie evidence against him for terror charges… Read more »

Maoist Kobad Ghandy to stand trial for cheating

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A Delhi court Wednesday paved the way for trial of Maoist leader Kobad Ghandy for cheating and impersonation. He was arrested here Sep 20, 2009 while undergoing treatment for cancer. Additional Sessions Judge Pawan Kumar Jain framed charges against Ghandy and directed a magistrate to begin the trial in the case from March 31. The… Read more »