Bail

  • Maid murder case: Court grants interim bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh 15-04-2014 05:14 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, accused in a rape case, was granted interim bail by a court in New Delhi on Tuesday. Additional Sessions Judge Sarita Birbal granted bail to Dhananjay Singh till May 20, after the complainant in the case withdrew the rape charge levelled against him. The trial court...
  • Court rejected bail plea of Muzaffarnagar riot accused 12-04-2014 02:49 PM

    A local court here has rejected the bail plea of an accused in a Muzaffaranagar riots case related to the killing of eight persons, including a woman, in Kutba village. Additional District Sessions Judge Jitendra Kumar on Friday rejected the bail plea of Kunwar Pal, one of the 50 accused...
  • SC grants bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh to file nomination from Jaunpur 09-04-2014 05:58 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted temporary bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, who along with his wife Jagriti Singh is accused of killing their maid, to file nomination from Jaunpur Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh. A bench headed by Justice B S Chauhan granted temporary bail to Singh...
  • Imran Masood gets an edge over rivals in Saharanpur with his anti-Modi rant 05-04-2014 08:45 AM

    Saharanpur: Positive publicity or negative publicity, it sure grabs eyeballs. At the moment, the person who seems to be cashing in on all the limelight he received for his remarks on Narendra Modi is Imran Masood. The Congress candidate from Saharanpur who was arrested for a hate speech against the...
  • RJD leader Pappu Yadav gets anticipatory bail from Patna HC 04-04-2014 09:04 PM

    The Patna High Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail to RJD candidate from Madhepura Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav in a case related to hindering officials in discharge of duty while lodged in Beur jail in Patna last year. Justice Gopal Prasad provided anticipatory bail to Pappu Yadav in the...
  • Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter: 2 suspended police officials get bail 28-03-2014 02:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday granted bail to suspended police officials Rajkumar Pandian and BR Chaubey in the Sohrabuddin encounter case. Both are accused of being involved in the fake encounter. Pandian has been in jail for seven years now. Sohrabuddin Sheikh and his wife Kauser Bi were...
  • Gulbarg Society fund case: Teesta Setalvad faces arrest as court rejects bail plea 25-03-2014 06:17 PM

    Social activist Teesta Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand and son of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, Tanvir were on Tuesday denied anticipatory bail by a local court in the Gulbarg Society fund embezzlement case. Ahmedabad city sessions court judge HC Vora also rejected anticipatory bail plea of two others who...
  • 14 suspected SIMI members who were arrested last year get bail 24-03-2014 11:17 PM

    A local court granted bail to 14 suspected Student Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) activists on Monday, who were arrested last year in Chhattisgarh. The court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Alok Kumar granted bail to Umer Siddique, Mohammed Dawood, Abdul Wahid, Abdul Aziz, Sheikh Azizullah, Hayat, Sheikh Habibullah, Mohammed Aslam,...
  • 2G scam: Relief for Sanjay Chandra, SC rejects CBI plea against bail 24-03-2014 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: In a major relief for Unitech director Sanjay Chandra, the Supreme Court has rejected the CBI plea to cancel his bail. Chandra was granted bail in November 2011 by the Supreme Court. The CBI, however, alleged that in this relief period, Chandra approached the then CBI prosecutor AK...
  • Court denies bail to two Muzaffarnagar riots accused 21-03-2014 12:36 PM

    The bail pleas of two accused in separate cases involving the riots last year in the area has been rejected by courts in Muzaffarnagar. Chief Judicial Magistrate Narender Kumar rejected the bail plea of Subodh, an accused in the Bahawdi killings, upon the prosecution's contention that he was facing charges...
  • 1993 Mumbai blasts case: Sanjay Dutt's parole ends today 21-03-2014 10:48 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt's parole in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case will end on Friday. Dutt had been granted parole due to his wife Manyata's illness. Dutt, who is undergoing the remainder of his five-year jail term at Yerawada Central Jail in Pune, had already been granted a...
  • Rape accused IAS officer BB Mohanty's anticipatory bail plea rejected 13-03-2014 09:07 PM

    A local court on Thursday rejected the anticipatory bail application of rape accused suspended IAS officer B B Mohanty. The court of women atrocities cases on Thursday rejected the bail application which was moved to the court by the district court on Wednesday. Additional Chief Secretary rank official Mohanty, who...
  • Rape accused IAS officer BB Mohanty's bail plea moved to court of women 12-03-2014 10:28 PM

    A local courton Wednesday referred the anticipatory bail plea of suspended IAS officer B B Mohanty, who has been accused of raping a civil services aspirant, to a court dedicated for cases of atrocities against women. Mohanty, who has been accused of rape by the 22-year-old civil services aspirant, had...
  • Rape accused IAS BB Mohanty seeks anticipatory bail 11-03-2014 11:48 PM

    Rajasthan IAS officer B.B. Mohanty, who was accused of raping a 22-year-old girl, filed an application in a court seeking an anticipatory bail on Tuesday, a lawyer said. The state government recently suspended Mohanty following the allegations leveled against him about one and a half months ago. Public prosecutor Sant...
  • Solar scam accused Saritha Nair accuses Congress MLA of harassment 03-03-2014 03:16 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Solar scam accused Saritha Nair has accused Congress MLA AP Abdullakutty of harassing her. Saritha, who was released on bail in February has alleged that the Congress legislator repeatedly called her on mobile phone and even invited her to Mascot Hotel. Talking to media persons for the first time...
  • Sexual assault case: Court denies bail to Asaram for the third time 28-02-2014 11:24 PM

    The sessions court here on Friday rejected the bail petition of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, arrested in a rape case. Judge G K Upadhyaya said that a bail could not be given at this stage as the charges were of "serious nature". This is the third time Asaram has been...
  • Riot accused BJP MLA Rajkumar Thukral's bail plea rejected 28-02-2014 09:57 PM

    A court here on Friday rejected the bail plea of BJP MLA Rajkumar Thukral, who had surrendered recently in connection with a case of rioting, after being on the run for four months. District and Sessions Judge of Udhamsingh Nagar R C Kukreti refused to grant him bail on account...
  • Subrata Roy arrested by Lucknow police 28-02-2014 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: Sahara chief Subrata Roy has been taken into custody by Lucknow police, his lawyer Ram Jethmalani informed the Supreme Court on Friday. Roy was arrested on Friday morning at 10:30 in Lucknow. UP Police will produce Roy before a magistrate to seek transit remand to bring him to...
  • Delhi Police reaches Sahara press meet venue, Subrata Roy says he's not fleeing 28-02-2014 09:17 AM

    New Delhi: Beleaguered Sahara chief Subrata Roy, who is facing arrest, issued a statement on Friday where he said that he was not absconding arrest and was indeed in Lucknow. He has also requested the Supreme Court to put him under house arrest with his ailing mother in Lucknow. While...
  • Horse trading case: JMM MLA Sita Soren surrenders in court 25-02-2014 12:54 PM

    Ruling JMM MLA Sita Soren, the daughter-in-law of former Chief Minister Shibu Soren, on Tuesday surrendered to a local court in Ranchi in a case of horse trading registered by CBI after Election Commission of India rescinded the original notification for the 2012 Rajya Sabha polls for Jharkhand. Sita Soren...
  • Naroda Patiya case: SC refuses to extend Maya Kodnani's interim bail 24-02-2014 03:31 PM

    The Supreme Court on Monday refused to extend the interim bail granted to former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani, who has been convicted in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riots case. A bench of justices H L Dattu and S A Bobde refused to extend the relief and said she will have...
  • Absconding JMM MLA Sita Soren's anticipatory bail plea rejected 20-02-2014 10:14 PM

    Jharkhand High Court on Thursdayrejected the anticipatory bail plea of ruling JMM MLA SitaSoren, who is facing warrants from a lower court in connectionwith a case of horse trading during Rajya Sabha polls in 2012and asked her to surrender to the lower court within a week. Dismissing her petition, Justice...
  • 2002 Naroda Patiya case: Maya Kodnani's bail plea to come up in SC today 17-02-2014 09:05 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a plea by former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani seeking extension of interim bail for her medical treatment. The apex court had extended her interim bail on Thurday. Kodnani suffered burn injuries at her home on February 8 while she was on...
  • Bhanwari Devi murder: Mahipal gets conditional permission to attend ailing father 12-02-2014 08:09 PM

    A court in Jodhpur on Wednesdaygranted a conditional permission to Mahipal Maderna, a key accused in Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case, for attending to his ailing father in the ICU. Mahipal's father, Parasram Maderna, a veteran Congress leader, was admitted to the ICU of the SMS Hospital in Jaipur...
  • Nido Taniam death case: Bail plea of accused to come up in court today 11-02-2014 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: A day after the post mortem report of Arunchal Pradesh student Nido Taniam suggested that he died of injuries caused to his head and face, bail plea of the three accused will come up in the Saket court on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Delhi High Court will also hear...
  • Rajasthan High Court turns down Asaram's bail plea for second time 10-02-2014 01:56 PM

    Jodhpur: Rajasthan High Court has once again turned down the bail plea of self-styled godman Asaram, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a minor girl in his Jodhpur ashram. Justice Nirmal Jeet Kaur, while pronouncing the order, rejected arguments of the defence counsel and senior advocate Ram Jethmalani, who...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal's custody ends today 10-02-2014 09:25 AM

    Panaji: Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal's custody in the sexual assault case ends on Monday. Tejpal had applied for bail to the Goa bench of the Bombay High Court. The plea is slated for hearing this week. It is also expected that the Goa Police will file a charge sheet...
  • BL Kushwaha, wanted in chit fund fraud case, takes oath as BSP MLA 07-02-2014 03:27 PM

    Newly-elected BSP MLA from Dholpur BL Kushwaha, wanted in a chit fund fraud case, on Friday took oath of office and constitution in the chamber of Rajasthan Assembly Speaker. Speaker Kailash Meghwal administered the oath of office and constitution to Banwari Lal Kushwaha in his chamber as the session was...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Two accused surrender in court 04-02-2014 02:40 PM

    Two accused in the Muzaffarnagar riots case have surrendered before a local court in Muzaffarnagar which sent them to judicial custody till February 17. Chief Judicial Magistrate Narender Kumar rejected the bail plea of the two accused, Anurag Bansal and Sandeep Tyagi, who surrendered before the court on Monday and...
  • Fodder scam: Court asks Lalu to record statement 31-01-2014 07:54 AM

    A special CBI court on Thursday asked RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, who was convicted in a fodder scam case and facing charges in four others, to record his statement in a case on February 6. The court of Sitaram Prasad asked Lalu, who is out on bail, to appear before...