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  • 2G scam: Court fixes April 4 to record statements of accused 03-03-2014 10:48 AM

    New Delhi: A special CBI court on Monday fixed April 4 for recording the statements of accused, including former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and some top corporates executives, in the 2G spectrum case. Special CBI Judge OP Saini, who was scheduled to record the statements of the...
  • Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad to wait for fresh date to record his statement 06-02-2014 10:40 PM

    RJD president Lalu Prasad, who was asked by a special CBI court to record his statement in a fodder scam case on Friday, will have to wait for a fresh date after the judge was relieved on Thursday. "Judge Sitaram Prasad has been promoted as Lohardaga district judge and has...
  • CBI court's nod to attach JMM MLA Sita Soren's property in RS horse trading case 01-02-2014 10:37 PM

    A CBI court on Saturday granted the investigating agency permission to attach the property of JMM MLA Sita Soren in connection with the 2012 horse trading case. Court of R K Choudhary directed the attachment of property of Sita Soren as well as her father BN Majhi. Sita is the...
  • 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...
  • Absconding fodder scam convict arrested by CBI 05-12-2013 10:06 PM

    Former regional director of Animal Husbandry Department K N Jha, who was convicted in a fodder scam case but was at large, was on Thursday arrested by CBI sleuths in Ranchi. "K N Jha, one of the 45 convicts in the RC 20A/96, has been arrested at a place in...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Talwars earn Rs 40 a day in Dasna jail 29-11-2013 09:28 AM

    Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, sentenced to life imprisonment for a gory double murder, are earning Rs 40 each a day at the Dasna Jail in Ghaziabad, a prison official said on Thursday. The Talwars have been read out the jail rules: they cannot meet daily although their barracks...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Rajesh, Nupur assigned new roles in jail 27-11-2013 09:49 PM

    Ghaziabad: A day after their conviction, parents of slain Aarushi Talwar were on Wednesday assigned new roles by the jail authorities, which alloted dentist Rajesh Talwar the responsibility of assisting prison's medical team while his wife Nupur will don the hat of a teacher. "Nupur Talwar will now be known...
  • FTP: Talwars sentenced to life, is there a witch hunt against them? 26-11-2013 11:36 PM

    A day after being convicted for the murder of their 14-year-old daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj Banjade, Dr Rajesh and Nupur Talwar were on Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment in the case. The Talwars' lawyers called the verdict and sentencing a "witch-hunt" and are preparing to challenge the verdict...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Rajesh, Nupur sentenced to life 26-11-2013 10:19 PM

    A CBI Court in Ghaziabad has awarded life imprisonment to dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar for murdering their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj. The court rejected the CBI's plea for death sentence saying there was no merit in their argument calling this the rarest of rare cases....
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Has justice been delivered in the Aarushi, Hemraj murder case? 25-11-2013 10:22 PM

    The five-and-a-half year old gruesome twin murder mystery of 14-year-old Aarushi Talwar and her domestic help Hemraj Banjade finally came to an end on Monday when a Ghaziabad court convicted the teenager's parents Dr Rajesh and Nupur Talwar for the killings in their residence in Noida. The special Central Bureau...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder verdict: Will challenge the verdict in High Court, says lawyer 25-11-2013 07:17 PM

    Rebecca John, the lawyer of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, said that she is extremely disappointed with the ruling of the special CBI court but said that she will challenge the ruling in the Allahabad High Court. The CBI court has found the dentist couple guilty for the murders of their...
  • Lalu Prasad appears before special CBI courts in fodder cases 19-11-2013 08:24 AM

    RJD president Lalu Prasad, who is serving a five-year prison term in a fodder scam case, appeared before separate special CBI courts in three of the four other fodder scam cases through video conferencing in Ranchi. Prasad registered his appearance through video conferencing from the Birsa Munda Central Jail, where...
  • Fodder scam: Lalu appears before special CBI court through video-conferencing 13-11-2013 09:16 AM

    RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, now in a prison following his conviction in a fodder scam case last month, on Tuesday appeared before a special CBI court through video-conferencing in connection with another fodder case. Lalu registered his appearance through video-conferencing from the jail before the court of Sitaram Prasad in...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Defence counters CBI's theory of internet router activity after crime 02-11-2013 09:30 AM

    Defence in Aarushi Talwar murder case on Friday sought to pick holes in CBI claim that Rajesh Talwar was awake on the night of the crime and had used internet connection at regular intervals, saying the probe agency did not provide technical details to the expert who was inconclusive about...
  • Charges framed against Ramdev's aide Balkrishna in fake passport case 31-10-2013 01:29 PM

    A special CBI court in Dehradun has framed charges against yoga guru Ramdev's close aide Balkrishna for obtaining a passport on the basis of fake documents. Designated CBI judge Pritu Sharma framed charges against Balkrishna and co-accused Naresh Chandra Dwiwedi under different sections of the IPC including cheating and forgery...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj case: Defence tears into CBI's claims 31-10-2013 09:21 AM

    Trashing CBI claim that Aarushi Talwar was hit by a golf club before being murdered, counsel for dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar on 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 murder case: CBI turned the case against Talwars, says lawyer 26-10-2013 11:53 AM

    The lawyer of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar on Friday said that the couple was framed in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder and the entire case was turned against them by CBI. Talwars' lawyer Tanveer Ahmed Mir cited reports of various tests and that of the post-mortem of the deceased before the special...
  • Convicted Congress MP Rasheed Masood disqualified from Rajya Sabha 21-10-2013 06:39 PM

    New Delhi: Convicted Congress leader Rasheed Masood on Monday became the first MP to lose his seat after the Supreme Court struck down a provision that protects a convicted lawmaker from disqualification on the ground of pendency of appeal in higher courts. 66-year-old Masood was held guilty in a case...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder: Lawyers' strike impedes start of defence arguments 18-10-2013 03:26 PM

    The defence in the Aarushi- Hemraj double murder case could not initiate arguments on Friday in the special CBI court in Ghaziabad as lawyers went on strike demanding a bench of Allahabad High Court be set up in western Uttar Pradesh. Court of Additional Sessions Judge Shyam Lal has now...
  • Karnataka BJP MLA arrested, sent to CBI custody in mining scam 17-10-2013 04:50 PM

    Bangalore: In a major embarrassment for the BJP in Karnataka, BJP MLA Anand Singh has been arrested by the police and handed over to the CBI for interrogation in the mining scam worth thousands of crores. Singh, one of the main accused in the illegal export of iron ore from...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: Final arguments to start today 10-10-2013 07:29 AM

    Final arguments in Aarushi-Hemraj murder case are set to begin on Thursday. The arguments were to begin on Tuesday but CBI court hearing the case had later fixed October 10 for start of the final arguments as condolence was announced after the death of a lawyer. "Lawyers' union announced a...
  • 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...
  • Ministers should take Lalu Prasad's sentence as a lesson: Shibu Soren 07-10-2013 11:30 AM

    JMM supremo Shibu Soren on Sunday said ministers should take the conviction of former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav as a lesson. "Ministers should take it as a lesson (from the verdict). No one should indulge in scam, or else will have to go to jail," Soren said when...
  • We will take our fight to higher court: Rabri on Lalu's jail term 03-10-2013 06:42 PM

    RJD chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad's wife Rabri Devi came out in support for the former saying that the CBI court has not done justice to the RJD leader. The court has sentenced Lalu to five years in jail and a fine of Rs 25 lakh in...
  • Fodder scam: How can I be punished when I have not done any crime, asks Lalu Yadav 03-10-2013 05:32 PM

    Ranchi:"When I have not done any crime, how have I been punished?" This was Lalu Prasad's instant reaction when a CBI court jailed him for five years for his involvement in the fodder scam. An upset Lalu Prasad asked the question at the Birsa Munda Central Jail in Ranchi over...
  • Lalu's ex-secretary dodging CBI for 17 years, disappeared after fodder scam surfaced 03-10-2013 02:43 PM

    Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad's private secretary during 1990-96 and his partner in crime in the fodder scam has continued to dodge the CBI for 17 years, even though he was seen reportedly "enjoying life" in Dehradun in Uttarakhand state. Lalu Prasad is among the 45 people convicted on...
  • Lalu's conviction shocks RJD, leaders ask Rabri Devi to lead 30-09-2013 05:18 PM

    Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders admitted on Monday that their party's future was at stake after a special court convicted its leader Lalu Prasad in the fodder scam. At a time when the RJD was seemingly gaining ground it had lost in the state, the conviction and jailing of Lalu...
  • Fodder scam: Chronology of Chaibasa treasury case in which Lalu was convicted 30-09-2013 02:43 PM

    New Delhi: RJD supremo Lalu Prasad and 44 others has been convicted by a special Central Bureau of India (CBI) court in Ranchi in one of the cases - RC 20 A/96 - of the multi-crore fodder scam. Lalu has been convicted of corruption, criminal conspiracy and cheating and the...