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  • Verdict on plea of convicts in Rajiv Gandhi case tomorrow

    The fate of three death row convicts in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case will be sealed on Tuesday when the Supreme Court will pronounce its verdict on their plea for commutation of their sentence to life imprisonment on ground of delay in deciding their mercy plea. The judgement will be delivered by a bench headed by […]

    Tejpal charged with rape, police to seek day-to-day trial

    Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal was on Monday charged by Goa police with rape, sexual harassment and outraging the modesty of a junior colleague, 80 days after his arrest, and could face imprisonment of more than seven years if convicted. Police filed a 2,684-page charge sheet against Tejpal, in jail since December 1, under sections354, […]

    Ishrat case: ex IB Special Director seeks copy of chargesheet

    Former Special Director of Intelligence Bureau (IB) Rajinder Kumar, who was charged by CBI with murder and criminal conspiracy in Ishrat Jahan encounter case, on Friday approached a special court and sought a copy of the supplementary charge sheet. However, the court directed him to come next week stating that the charge sheet copy filed […]

    J-K minister booked on molestation complaint

    Jammu and Kashmir Minister Shabir Ahmad Khan was on Thursday booked by police on a complaint by a lady doctor, who is the wife of separatist leader Shabir Shah, alleging that he made an attempt to molest her. A case was registered by the Police under Sec 354 RPC (assault or criminal force on a […]

    Tamil Nadu: Five chargesheeted in Suresh Kumar murder case

    Five persons, including terror suspects Police Fakhrudeen, Panna Ismail and Bilal Malik, have been chargesheeted under various sections of the IPC, Explosives Substances Act and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act- 1967 in the Madurai milk vendor Suresh Kumar murder case. In the chargesheet filed before Judicial Magistrate-IV, Madurai today, the Special Investigation Division of Crime Branch […]

    Car import scam: CBI arrests Alex

    CBI arrested Hyderabad-based businessman Alex Joseph in connection with alleged car import scam. Joseph was absconding after cases were registered for customs duty evasion for selling imported luxury cars . After nearly 11 months long chase, CBI has arrested Hyderabad-based businessman Alex Joseph in connection with its probe in car import scam in which several […]

    Police officer files case of intimidation case against Tejpal

    The lady investigating officer in the sexual assault case against journalist Tarun Tejpal has filed a complaint that he had threatened her during the probe. Panaji police today registered non-cognisable offence of criminal intimidation under section 506 of the Indian Penal Code against Tejpal, following the complaint by Sunita Sawant, the police officer. Tejpal was […]

    All accused in Birbhum gang rape arrested; SP removed

    Yielding to mounting pressure, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday shunted out Birbhum Superintendent of Police for failing to seek police remand for 13 accused in the gang-rape of a tribal woman that has sparked public outrage. The SP, C Sudhakar, was ordered to be removed by the chief minister within hours of the 13 […]

    Sunanda death case transferred to Crime Branch

    The probe into the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, was on Thursday transfered to the elite Crime Branch of Delhi Police, a week after she was found dead in a luxury hotel in New Delhi. Sources said the high-profile case has been handed over to Crime Branch considering “various […]

    Sunanda died of poisoning, SDM asks police to probe murder, suicide angles

    The Sub-Divisional Magistrate, probing the death of Sunanda Pushkar, on Tuesday directed the police to investigate the case thoroughly including the murder and suicide angles after he categorically pin-pointed poisoning as the reason behind the sensational demise. Significantly, Alok Sharma, the SDM in his report, said no family member of Sunanda doubted any foul play […]