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Aarushi case trial begins, court adjourned till May 14


May 11th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 11 (IANS) Trial in the twin murder case of Delhi schoolgirl Aarushi Talwar and her domestic help Hemraj began in a sessions court here Friday, nearly four ... Read more...

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Ex-army officer gets life term for killing Chennai boy (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) Retired army officer K. Ramaraj was sentenced to life imprisonment by a fast track court here Friday for last year's killing of a 13-year-old boy who ... Read more...

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Retired army officer gets life for killing Chennai boy


April 20th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) Retired army officer K. Ramaraj was sentenced to life imprisonment by a fast track court here Friday for last year's killing of a 13-year-old boy who ... Read more...

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Court awards death penalty to eight in triple murder


November 16th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) A local court in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura district Wednesday awarded capital punishment to eight people and life sentence to 27 in a two-decade-old triple murder carried ... Read more...

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Court demands report on missing nurse case every other day


October 11th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Oct 11 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court Tuesday asked police to submit every alternative day the investigation report in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, who allegedly figured ... Read more...

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Three get 16-year jail for drug smuggling


July 30th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 30 (IANS) Three people, including two foreigners, were Saturday sentenced by a court here to 16 years in prison for their involvement in drug smuggling and peddling.Israeli national ... Read more...

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Seven years jail for two carjackers


July 17th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 16 (IANS)A local court here Saturday sentenced two men to seven years rigorous imprisonment in an over two-year-old case of carjacking and robbery. Two others were acquitted.According to ... Read more...

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Court rejects plea to summon cop in Gujarat riots case


July 8th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 7 (IANS) A special designated court trying the 2002 Gulberg Society massacre during the Gujarat riots Thursday rejected the plea to summon Indian Police Service officer Sanjiv ... Read more...

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Court awards life sentence to 12 for dacoity, kidnapping


July 4th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Etah (Uttar Pradesh), June 4 (IANS) A court here Monday awarded life imprisonment to 12 people for a dacoity and kidnapping committed ten years ago, a lawyer said.The trial court ... Read more...

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Gujarat riot victims may file plea to make cop a witness


June 21st, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 21 (IANS) A Gujarat court Tuesday allowed victims of the 2002 communal riots to file a plea for calling as witness Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Sanjiv ... Read more...

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Pak court adjourns 26/11 Mumbai attacks case hearing until April 23


April 17th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, April 17(ANI): An Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) in Pakistan has adjourned the hearing of the 2008 Mumbai attacks case until April 23.It maybe recalled that ten gunmen from Pakistan arrived in ... Read more...

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Murdered Indian-origin bride’s father comes face-to-face with ‘hitman’


February 27th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, Feb 27 (ANI): The father of Indian-origin bide Anni Dewani has come face-to-face with the 'hitman' alleged to have killed his daughter on the orders of her Brit-Indian husband during ... Read more...

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Scarlett case dragging, CBI prosecutor wants to withdraw


February 3rd, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 3 (IANS) In a new twist to British teenager Scarlett Keeling's sexual assault and culpable homicide case, a prosecutor appearing for the CBI Thursday said he wanted to withdraw from ... Read more...

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Ex-IAS officer of Orissa gets three-year jail for graft


January 25th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 25 (IANS) A retired Indian Administrative Service officer was Tuesday sentenced to three years' imprisonment by a court here in a corruption case, a lawyer said. Sanjeeb Kumar Ray, who ... Read more...

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Pak ATC shocked over ‘absence of prosecution lawyer’ in Taseer murder case


January 25th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Jan 25(ANI): The anti-terrorism court hearing the Salmaan Taseer assassination case has expressed surprise over the absence of any prosecution lawyer in the case.Hearing the case in Pakistan's Adiala Jail, the ... Read more...

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Punjabi woman’s murder case nears verdict in Canada


December 11th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, Dec 11 (IANS) Defence and prosecution lawyers Friday finished their arguments in a sensational Indo-Canadian murder case here in which a Punjabi man is accused of strangulating ... Read more...

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Gujarat riots: Court allows voice sample test of Bajrangi


December 6th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar,Dec 6(IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday granted permission to conduct voice sample test on two accused - Babu Bajrangi and Jaydeep Patel - in a case related to killings at the ... Read more...

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Indian-origin teacher jailed for sex with 15-yr-old students


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): A female teaching assistant has been jailed for 16 months after she had sex with two male pupils.Hina Patel, 37, who worked as a classroom assistant and ... Read more...

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Jail Kanishka bomber for 14 more years, court told


November 18th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Nov 18 (IANS) Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only man convicted in the 1985 Air India Kanishka bombing, should be locked up for another 14 years for lying under oath during the ... Read more...

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Air India bomber’s jury trial over


September 17th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, Sep 17 (IANS) The crucial jury trial of Air India bomber Inderjit Singh Reyat for lying under oath during the Kanishka case ended here Thursday.With arguments by lawyers from ... Read more...

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Death penalty converted to life imprisonment in Khairlanji murder case


July 14th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, July 14 (ANI): The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court converted death penalty of the six convicts of the 2006 Dalit family murder case to life imprisonment for 25 years ... Read more...

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Cyprus TV presenter accused of ordering boss’ murder


June 8th, 2010 - 8:13 am ICT by IANS
Nicosia (Cyprus), June 8 (IANS) A television presenter in Cyprus allegedly ordered the murder of her employer after she was dismissed from her job, a court was told. Elena Skordelli, 42, however, stood ... Read more...

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Three get life term for raping Japanese woman (Lead)


May 17th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 17 (IANS) A special court in Bihar Monday sentenced three men to life imprisonment for raping a 25-year-old Japanese woman near Bodh Gaya, just 26 days after it first ... Read more...

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Three convicted in gang rape of Japanese woman


May 17th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 17 (IANS) A special court in Bihar Monday convicted three people for raping a 25-year-old Japanese woman near Bodh Gaya, just 26 days after it first started hearing the ... Read more...

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Nithari killings: Koli gets death for minor girl’s murder (Lead)


May 12th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 12 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Wednesday sentenced a businessman's domestic help, Surender Koli, to death for murdering seven-year-old Arti from Noida's Nithari village. Soon after ... Read more...

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Lajpat Nagar blast case: Two convicts may walk free


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Two convicts sentenced to varying jail terms by a city court Thursday in the 1992 Lajpat Nagar bomb blast case may walk free as they have already ... Read more...

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Terror plot ring leader in Canada goes on trial


April 13th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 13 (IANS) The ring leader of a terror plot, which could have been Canada's 9/11, has gone on trial here along with two accomplices. The plot was unearthed in June 2006 ... Read more...

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Five in Haryana to die for ‘honour killings’ (Third Lead)


March 30th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Karnal (Haryana), March 30 (IANS) A court Tuesday sentenced to death five men who dragged out a young couple from a crowded bus and murdered them three years ago for daring to ... Read more...

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Sex-for-immigration lands Canadian judge in dock


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 23 (IANS) A former judge of the powerful Canadian Immigration and Refugee Board is in the dock for seeking sex from a South Korean woman refugee for granting her Canadian ... Read more...

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Lawyer seeks protection after 13 cops get life term


January 8th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 8 (IANS) The prosecution lawyer in a fake shootout case in which 13 policemen were this week sentenced to life for killing two innocent men Friday sought protection saying that ... Read more...

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Eight policemen get life imprisonment in Uttar Pradesh


January 6th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 6 (IANS) After five policemen in Uttar Pradesh were given life imprisonment for killing two innocent men from Jharkhand, a court in the state sentenced eight more cops in the ... Read more...

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Five Uttar Pradesh cops get life term for fake shootout


January 4th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 4 (IANS) A court in Uttar Pradesh Monday sentenced five policemen to life imprisonment after convicting them of killing two young men from Jharkhand in a fake shootout after terming ... Read more...

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Rawalpindi court adjourns trial of 26/11 accused till Oct 10


October 3rd, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Oct.3 (ANI): An anti-terrorism court on Saturday adjourned the hearing into the trial of seven Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants, including the outfit's operations commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, till October 10.The trial, which ... Read more...

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Shiney Ahuja’s bail plea rejected


September 11th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) A Mumbai court Friday rejected the bail application of Bollywood actor Shiney Ahuja, accused of raping his teenaged domestic help. The actor's bail plea, which was pending before ... Read more...

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14 of a family given life for murder


September 2nd, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 2 (IANS) A court in the Patiala city of Punjab has sentenced to life imprisonment 14 members of a family for killing a man over a land dispute in 2006. Additional ... Read more...

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