Aarushi Murder Case

  • Aarushi case: Talwars may be shifted to Agra Central Jail November 29, 2013

    Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, may soon be shifted to Agra Central Jail from Dasna Jail in Ghaziabad. Dasna Jail Superintendent Viresh Raj Sharma said that as per the rules, a person who has been awarded seven-year...
  • 26 reasons why CBI court sentenced Talwars in Aarushi case November 26, 2013

    Of course there is no direct evidence but CBI has placed a "clinching wealth of circumstances" from which the guilt of Rajesh Talwar and his wife Nupur has been made out for murdering their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, Judge Shyam Lal said while outlining 26 reasons for sentencing...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Full text of CBI court judgment convicting Rajesh and Nupur Talwar November 26, 2013

    A day after they were held guilty, a special CBI court on Tuesday sentenced dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar to life imprisonment for killing their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj over five years ago on the night of May 15-16, 2008. The prosecution had sought death penalty for the...
  • Dear filmmakers, please do not make a film on Aarushi November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: They say art imitates life and filmmakers often borrow from real life incidents to make films. As the dentist couple, Rajesh and Nupur Talwar await their sentence in charges of murdering their 14 year old daughter, Aarushi and their domestic help Hemraj, social media is already abuzz with...
  • Aarushi case: CBI tampered with evidence to implicate Talwars, says lawyer November 12, 2013

    Ghaziabad: The defence in Aarushi Talwar murder case on Monday told the CBI court here that the probe agency in the case had "tampered" with some evidence which was seized during the course of investigation to "implicate" dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar. Defence lawyer Tanveer Ahmed Mir told the court...
  • Aarushi murder case: Talwars rubbish surgical weapon theory October 31, 2013

    In the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case, the defence lawyer for the Talwars on Thursday rubbished the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) theory that the throats of the two victims had been cut with a surgical scalpel. Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar's lawyer Satyaketu Singh said that though there were on...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Defence tears into CBI's claims October 31, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Trashing CBI claim that Aarushi Talwar was hit by a golf club before being murdered, counsel for dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar Wednesday told a court here that the teenager's post mortem report had not suggested the use of a stick in the attack. Talwar's lawyer Tanveer Ahmed Mir...
  • Aarushi case: Final arguments of defence to be heard today October 29, 2013

    Ghaziabad: The final arguments on the part of defence in the Aarushi Hemraj double murder case will be heard in a CBI court on Tuesday. The defence was to resume its arguments on Monday but the case could not be taken up as condolence was announced following the death of a...
  • Aarushi murder case: Talwars want Nalini Singh, Anuj Arya as witnesses October 23, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, accused in the twin-murder of their daughter Aarushi and servant Hemraj, on Tuesday demanded that journalist Nalini Singh and Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) official Anuj Arya record their statements in the trial court. The parents gave an application in this regard on the...
  • Talwars knew about Hemraj's death in advance: CBI lawyer October 12, 2013

    Ghaziabad: The prosecution in Aarushi-Hemraj murder case on Friday told a special CBI court that the dentist couple, Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, "knew in advance" about the death of their domestic aide before his body was found at the terrace, a day after the crime. On the second consecutive day of...
  • Aarushi murder: SC rejects Talwars' plea seeking test reports of 3 domestic helps October 8, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the plea of dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar seeking the reports of polygraph, narco-analysis and brain-mapping test conducted on their three helpers who were the initial accused in the murder of their teenaged daughter Aarushi. A bench of justices BS Chauhan and SA Bobde...
  • SC reserves order for Tuesday on Rajesh-Nupur Talwar's plea October 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will pronounce its order on Monday on a plea of dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar seeking the reports of polygraph, narco-analysis and brain-mapping test conducted on their three helpers who were the initial accused in the murder of their daughter Aarushi. A bench of justices...
  • Talwars's plea for Mahapatra's cross-examination rejected September 25, 2013

    A petition of dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar seeking further cross-examination of forensic expert Dr BK Mahapatra was trashed by a special CBI court in Ghaziabad. After rejecting Talwars' petition, Additional Sessions Judge Shyam Lal fixed September 26 for the start of final arguments in the case. In their petition, the...
  • Aarushi murder case: Talwars' London-based witness to depose on Sept 16 September 10, 2013

    Ghaziabad: A special CBI court hearing the Aarushi Talwar murder case on Tuesday fixed September 16 for recording of statement of a London-based DNA expert, who is a defence witness. Andre Semikhodski, a London-based DNA expert, will give his opinion on forensic documents provided by the CBI to the defence. The...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Court to examine defence witnesses June 11, 2013

    New Delhi: A trial court on Tuesday will examine the defence witnesses in the Aarushi-Hemraj duoble murder case. This comes after the Talwars had filed an appeal to have those witnesses summoned that were dropped by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The court said it was not inclined...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Court to record Talwars' statement May 13, 2013

    Ghaziabad: A special CBI court in Ghaziabad will record the Talwar couple's statement on Monday in connection with the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case. Meanwhile, The Supreme Court will hear the plea of the dentist couple, Nupur and Rajesh Talwar, accused of killing their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj, to call...
  • Talwars seek deposition of ex-director of CBI April 30, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar on Tuesday approached a special CBI court here and sought deposition as court witness of former CBI Joint Director Arun Kumar, whose investigation had claimed that their daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj were murdered by servants. The Talwars' counsel moved an application before...
  • Aarushi murder case: Sr officers stopped chargesheet against Talwars April 22, 2013

    Ghaziabad: The CBI investigating team wanted to charge sheet Nupur and Rajesh Talwar and two others in Aarushi-Hemraj murder case but was directed by seniors to file closure report as they felt there wasn't enough material, the officer who led the probe told a court here on Monday. Additional Superintendent of...
  • Doctor deposes before court in Aarushi murder case March 23, 2013

    Ghaziabad: The doctor, who conducted post-mortem examination on the body of Hemraj, on Friday deposed before a special CBI court. Dr Naresh Raj told the court, trying the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case, that the domestic aide Hemraj died of "excessive bleeding". He told the court that the post-mortem was conducted on...
  • Talwars' behaviour looked suspicious: Noida ex-SP February 1, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Former Noida SP Mahesh Kumar Mishra told the special CBI court, hearing the double murder case of teenage girl Aarushi and domestic aide Hemraj, that he found the behaviour of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar "suspicious" when he reached their residence on the day of the crime. Mishra, who appeared...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: 2 golf clubs had 'negligible' dust January 3, 2013

    Ghaziabad: A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in Ghaziabad was on Thursday told that the two golf clubs, purportedly used in the murders of teenage girl Aarushi Talwar and domestic aid Hemraj, had negligible dirt in their cavities. Deposing as a prosecution witness, Deepak Kumar Tanwar, scientist at...
  • 'Bloodstains on Aarushi's pillow, khukri not same' November 16, 2012

    Ghaziabad: A CFSL scientist on Friday told a Ghaziabad court that bloodstains found on murdered teenager Aarushi Talwar's pillow cover and the 'khukri' recovered from room of Hemraj's friend Krishna did not match and it appeared the door of her room was open at the time of the killing. "DNA from...
  • Neighbour says Talwars had taken his terrace key September 7, 2012

    Ghaziabad: A neighbour of Talwars on Friday told a CBI court hearing the Aarushi-Hemraj case that he never saw the door of their terrace locked and the couple's driver had twice come to take keys of his terrace on the day the girl's murder came to light, saying their own...
  • Cross-examination deferred in Aarushi-Hemraj case August 22, 2012

    Ghaziabad: The cross-examination of a crucial witness in the sensational Aarushi-Hemraj murder case was deferred till Thursday by a special court on Wednesday on a fresh plea by the teenager's parents. This is the second time the defence has sought deferment of cross-examination of Central Forensic Science Laboratory's (CFSL) senior scientist...
  • CBI opposes Nupur Talwar's bail plea August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI Thursday asked the Supreme Court to dismiss the bail plea of Nupur Talwar who is in judicial custody for her alleged involvement in the double murder of her daughter Aarushi Talwar and domestic help Hemraj. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), in a 30-page affidavit, said that...
  • CBI admits to creating email ID in Hemraj's name August 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI sleuths had created, for some "specific purpose", an email ID in the name of slain domestic help Hemraj to interact with dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar during the probe of Aarushi-Hemraj murder case, the agency said on Thursday. The CBI, which had earlier denied that email...
  • SC defers Nupur's bail plea hearing till Aug 13 August 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday deferred the hearing of dentist Nupur Talwar's plea for bail in twin murder case of her daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj. A bench of justices AK Patnaik and JS Khehar slated August 13 to hear her bail plea, on which the bench had...
  • Talwars were indifferent to Aarushi murder: Witness July 18, 2012

    Ghaziabad: An erstwhile Noida administration officer on Wednesday told a court in Ghaziabad that he was "shocked" to see the "indifferent attitude" of dentist couple Nupur and Rajesh Talwar on the fateful day when the body of their teenaged daughter Aarushi was recovered from their flat. Deposing as a prosecution witness,...
  • SC notice to CBI on Nupur Talwar's bail July 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on the bail plea of Nupur Talwar, prime accused in the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case. Nupur's lawyer told the court that the investigation in the case was over, the chargesheet had been filed and...
  • CBI opposes Talwars' plea for fingerprint records June 26, 2012

    Ghaziabad: The CBI on Monday opposed dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwars' plea for providing them the original records of the finger prints of their slain teenaged daughter Aarushi and those found on various articles on crime scene, where she was found murdered. Talwars have sought the original records of...