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Talwars may have won over witness: CBI


September 13th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 13 (IANS) In the Aarushi murder case, the CBI failed to present a maid as witness in a special court here Thursday and claimed that the slain teenager's ... Read more...

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No blood stains seen on Rajesh Talwar’s dress: Witness


September 12th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 12 (IANS) In the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case, a doctor and CBI witness told a special court here Wednesday that he did not notice any blood stains on ... Read more...

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Pussy Riot appeals verdict


August 28th, 2012 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Defence lawyers for Russian all-female punk band Pussy Riot have appealed the court verdict under which three members of the band were jailed.Yekaterina Samutsevich, 30, ... Read more...

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Academic failure triggered US cinema shooting: Prosecutors


August 26th, 2012 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS) Academic failures and insults may have caused accused James Holmes to booby trap his apartment with explosives and plan the shootings during the "Batman" movie screening, ... Read more...

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Aarushi case: Defence questions forensic report


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 22 (IANS) The defence in the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder Wednesday questioned the basis on which a forensic expert drew his conclusions on test samples, while a ... Read more...

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Anger in Russia as Pussy Riot jailed


August 18th, 2012 - 7:48 am ICT by IANS
Moscow Aug 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Anti-Putin punks Pussy Riot were sentenced to two years each Friday over a protest in Moscow, sparking anger among their supporters.Judge Marina Syrova ruled ... Read more...

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Blood on Aarushi’s clothes was her own: Forensic expert


July 31st, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, July 31 (IANS) In the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case, a forensic lab scientist told a special court here Tuesday that the blood stains found on the teen's clothes and ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda’s Bangladeshi supporter admits plot to attack Pentagon


July 21st, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) A 26-year-old US citizen of Bangladeshi descent, who defines himself as an Al Qaeda supporter, has pleaded guilty to plotting an attack on the Pentagon and ... Read more...

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HRW asks Bangladesh to halt border guards’ mutiny trial


July 5th, 2012 - 5:39 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 4 (IANS) International rights group Human Rights Watch (HRW) Wednesday asked Bangladesh to halt a mass trial of suspected mutineers of the erstwhile Bangladesh Rifles who had killed ... Read more...

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Aarushi case: Police expert fails to explain finger printing


June 29th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, June 29 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Police expert who lifted finger prints and shot photos at the scene of teenager Aarushi Talwar's murder in May 2008, Friday failed to ... Read more...

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US judge to rule on evidence about Reliance at Gupta trial


May 30th, 2012 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 30 (IANS) A US judge trying Rajat Gupta, former Indian-American chief executive of McKinsey & Co, is yet to decide whether an e-mail relating to Reliance ... Read more...

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Rajat Gupta’s trial: Prosecutors play FBI wiretaps


May 25th, 2012 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 25 (IANS) Prosecutors played a series of FBI wiretapped phone conversations in a bid to show that Goldman Sachs' former Indian-American director Rajat Gupta shared confidential information ... Read more...

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US court hears Rajat Gupta’s call to Rajaratnam


May 24th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 24 (IANS) Prosecutors played the lone recorded phone call of Rajat Gupta to Raj Rajaratnam to show the close relationship of Goldman Sachs' former Indian American director ... Read more...

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Aarushi murder case hearing adjourned to May 16 (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 14 (IANS) Trial proceedings in the 2008 Aarushi-Hemraj double murders came to a halt again Monday after the defence and prosecution locked horns over the supply of documents ... Read more...

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Pakistani panel in Mumbai to examine 26/11 witnesses


March 15th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) An eight-member Pakistani judicial commission arrived here Thursday to record statements of key officials who were part of the Indian investigation into the 2008 Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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26/11: Pakistani judicial panel begins visit to India (Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) A Pakistani judicial commission arrived here Wednesday and will record the statements of key officials related to the 26/11 Mumbai carnage probe, an important step ... Read more...

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26/11: Pak judicial panel to begin India visit Wednesday


March 13th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) A Pakistani judicial commission begins a four-day visit to India Wednesday and will record the statements of key officials related to the 26/11 Mumbai carnage ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi’s lawyers want 9 charges dropped


March 9th, 2012 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 9 (IANS) Defence lawyers have asked a New Jersey court to dismiss nine out of 15 criminal counts against Dharun Ravi, a former Indian American student charged ... Read more...

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Rajat Gupta, Rajaratnam had animosity: defence lawyer


March 3rd, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 3 (IANS) The defence team of Goldman Sachs Group's Indian American director Rajat Gupta, accused of insider trading, is seeking material to show "animosity" between Gupta and ... Read more...

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Uzbek man admits plot to kill Obama


February 11th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 11 (IANS) A 22-year-old Uzbek national has pleaded guilty in a federal court to plotting to kill US President Barack Obama.Ulugbek Kodirov has been held without ... Read more...

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2G Scam: Ravi Ruia, three others issued fresh summons (Lead)


January 27th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Friday issued fresh summons for Feb 22 to the promoters of Essar Group and Loop Telecom, ... Read more...

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US man convicted of supporting Al Qaeda


December 21st, 2011 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 20 (IANS) A federal jury Tuesday convicted a US man of conspiring to kill American soldiers in Iraq.Prosecutors alleged that Tarek Mehanna, who hails from the Boston suburb ... Read more...

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Police custody of six AMRI Hospital directors extended


December 20th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 20 (IANS) A court Tuesday extended by three days police custody of six directors of the Advanced Medicare & Research Institute (AMRI) Hospital, arrested in connection with the ... Read more...

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2G trial shifts to Tihar Jail from Nov 24 (Second Lead)


November 22nd, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) A special CBI court Tuesday shifted the trial in the 2G spectrum case to the Tihar Jail complex following a Delhi High Court order. ... Read more...

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Order on Janardhana Reddy’s bail plea reserved


September 12th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 12 (IANS) A special court reserved till Tuesday its order on the bail petitions of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy and his brother-in-law Srinivasa Reddy, arrested in ... Read more...

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Lawyer strike brings 2G proceedings to halt


August 11th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) A group of lawyers Thursday barged into a court where the 2G scam case was being heard, asking that the proceedings be stopped and the ... Read more...

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CBI quizzes jailed Raja again on 2G (Second Lead)


July 18th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday questioned jailed former IT and communications minister Andimuthu Raja and two other accused ahead of finalising charges in ... Read more...

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2G scam: CBI quizzes Raja, two others (Lead)


July 18th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday was again questioning former communications minister Andimuthu Raja and two other accused who are in judicial custody in ... Read more...

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Court begins hearing pleas in Haren Pandya murder case


July 11th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 11 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday started final hearing on appeals of 12 people who were convicted by a trial court in 2007 for the murder ... Read more...

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Pakistani prosecutors submit 26/11 evidence in court


July 9th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 9 (IANS) Pakistani prosecutors Saturday submitted the documentary evidence of India to an anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of seven men charged with involvement in the Mumbai terror ... Read more...

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Rana only wanted to expand business in India: Defence lawyers


May 27th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 27 (IANS) Lawyers for Pakistan born Tahawwur Rana have suggested that their client was not aware of the plot to attack Mumbai and was only interested in expanding ... Read more...

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Rana’s lawyers question Headley’s credibility (Second Lead)


May 26th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 26 (IANS) Amid new disclosures that key plotter David Coleman Headley had scouted an Indian nuclear plant before the Mumbai terror attack and sought an assignment in Kashmir, ... Read more...

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Rana a mere pawn in Headley’s hands: Defence lawyers


May 26th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 26 (IANS) Pakistan-born Canadian businessman Tahawwur Rana, accused of providing support to Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) for the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, was a mere pawn in ... Read more...

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IMF chief jailed on Rikers Island without bail


May 17th, 2011 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 17 (IANS) International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been moved to New York's notorious Rikers Island jail complex after a judge denied him bail ... Read more...

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Court dismisses bail pleas of Bhanot, Verma (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) A trial court Friday dismissed the bail pleas of former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee secretary general Lalit Bhanot and former director general V.K. Verma, both ... Read more...

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