Aarushi Murder

  • Aarushi- Hemraj Verdict later: What I know and what I don't

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    It has been almost a week since the verdict in Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case. As expected public opinion is split down the middle with a...

  • Aarushi case: Talwars may be shifted to Agra Central Jail 29-11-2013 05:42 PM

    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...
  • 26 reasons why CBI court sentenced Talwars in Aarushi case 26-11-2013 09:21 PM

    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...
  • Why the Aarushi Talwar case is a rape of justice

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    At the heart of the CBI's case in the Aarushi Talwar-Hemraj Banjade double murder is a perverted patriarchal fantasy. The CBI and Noida police are...

  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Full text of CBI court judgment convicting Rajesh and Nupur Talwar 26-11-2013 07:34 PM

    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...
  • Dear filmmakers, please do not make a film on Aarushi 26-11-2013 01:01 PM

    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...
  • Interactive timeline: Aarushi-Hemraj murder case 21-11-2013 03:45 PM

    The Aarushi-Hemraj murder case was one of the most mysterious killings in the recent past.A special court in Ghaziabad found Aarushi's parents - Rajesh and Nupur Talwar guilty in the case.Aarushi was found with her throat slit in the bedroom of her Noida home on May 16, 2008 while the...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: CBI court to deliver verdict on Nov 25 12-11-2013 03:59 PM

    Ghaziabad: More than five years after the sensational double murders of Aarushi Talwar and Hemraj, a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court in Ghaziabad case will pronounce the verdict on November 25. The final arguments by the prosecution and the defence in the case that shocked the entire country...
  • Aarushi case: CBI tampered with evidence to implicate Talwars, says lawyer 11-11-2013 11:52 PM

    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...
  • Outsiders present at Talwar's home on night of murder: Defence Lawyer 08-11-2013 10:07 PM

    Ghaziabad: Rebutting claim of the Central Bureau of Investigation, lawyer of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar told a CBI court on Friday that there was "lot of evidence" to prove that outsiders were present at the residence of the dentist couple and their aides Hemraj and Krishna talked to each other...
  • Aarushi murder case: Talwars rubbish surgical weapon theory 31-10-2013 07:33 PM

    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...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Defence tears into CBI's claims 30-10-2013 11:52 PM

    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...
  • Aarushi case: Final arguments of defence to be heard today 29-10-2013 10:46 AM

    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...
  • Aarushi murder case: Talwars want Nalini Singh, Anuj Arya as witnesses 23-10-2013 12:15 AM

    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...
  • Talwars knew about Hemraj's death in advance: CBI lawyer 12-10-2013 08:50 AM

    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...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Final arguments to start on October 10 09-10-2013 08:14 AM

    A CBI court hearing the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case on Tuesday fixed October 10 for start of the final arguments in the case. The arguments were to begin on Tuesday but the case could not be taken up as condolence was announced after the death of a lawyer. "Lawyers' union announced...
  • Aarushi murder: SC rejects Talwars' plea seeking test reports of 3 domestic helps 08-10-2013 01:21 PM

    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...
  • SC reserves order for Tuesday on Rajesh-Nupur Talwar's plea 07-10-2013 05:52 PM

    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...
  • Talwars's plea for Mahapatra's cross-examination rejected 25-09-2013 06:39 PM

    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...
  • Aarushi murder case: Talwars' London-based witness to depose on Sept 16 10-09-2013 10:44 PM

    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....
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Court to examine defence witnesses 11-06-2013 09:29 AM

    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 to...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Court to record Talwars' statement 13-05-2013 09:18 AM

    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 30-04-2013 09:09 PM

    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...
  • Aarushi murder case: Sr officers stopped chargesheet against Talwars 22-04-2013 10:05 PM

    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...
  • 'Bloodstains on Aarushi's pillow, khukri not same' 16-11-2012 10:35 PM

    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...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Time to switch off the camera

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    Nupur Talwar's incarceration in Dasna jail has once again become a cause celebre in the media. Today the Aarushi-Hemraj double murder has become a collection...

  • 'Talwar' ki Dhaar

    The Unpublished |  Arunima
    A senior officer of CBI actually felt the 'dhar' of being the neighbour of the 'famous' Talwars. The officer was locked out of her house...