Court asks Peter, CBI to file replies on Indrani’s application

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A special court today asked the CBI and former media baron Peter Mukerjea to file their replies on an application filed by key accused Indrani Mukerjea in which she said her husband might have caused her daughter Sheena Bora’s disappearance. Special CBI judge Jayendra C Jagdale, who is recording the statement of Indrani Mukerjea’s former… Read more »

Delhi Court directs govt to extradite Uzbek woman

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A special Delhi court has directed the extradition of an Uzbek fugitive to her homeland to face proceedings in a case of human trafficking there. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gurmohina Kaur, who presides over the Special Extradition Court of India, directed the Centre to send Khakimova Lola Farmonova back to Uzbekistan, noting that the extradition… Read more »

Man gets life imprisonment for raping 10-year-old girl

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A Banda court has awarded life imprisonment to a man for raping a deaf and dumb minor girl here. Additional District and Sessions Judge DPN Singh yesterday awarded life imprisonment to Shivbaran for raping the girl on January 13, 2014 in Attara area, Assistant Government Counsel Shivbhushan Sharma said. The court also imposed a fine… Read more »

Bizman sent to 14-day judicial custody in bank fraud case

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Delhi-based businessman Gagan Dhawan was today sent to 14-day judicial custody in a Rs 5,000 crore money laundering case by a Delhi court. Additional Sessions Judge Sidharth Sharma passed the order while rejecting the Enforcement Directorate’s plea seeking his custody for five more days to interrogate him. During the arguments, advocate for ED Nitesh Rana… Read more »

SC stays HC order suspending sentence in gangrape case

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The Supreme Court today stayed the order of Punjab and Haryana High Court suspending the sentence of imprisonment awarded to three persons convicted in a gangrape case relating to a student of a private university at Sonepat in Haryana. A bench of Justices S A Bobde and M M Shantanagoudar also issued notices to the… Read more »

Delhi court acquits man of cheating, raping woman

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A Delhi court has acquitted a man of the charge of raping and deceitfully marrying a woman he met through a matrimonial website after she failed to support the prosecution case. Additional Sessions Judge Sanjiv Jain absolved the man of the charges of rape, unnatural sex and concealing his first marriage, observing that the complainant… Read more »