Life Sentence

  • Undertrial Naxal serving life sentence escapes from court 03-03-2014 11:05 PM

    Two prisoners, including a hardcore Maoist serving life sentence, escaped from court premises at Ghatsila, around 45 km from Jamshedpur on Monday, a senior police officer said. CPI (Maoist)'s Phogra Munda, serving life sentence in a murder case as well as facing trial in several other cases in Ghorabandha, Shyamsunderpur...
  • 24-year-old boy gets life term for kidnapping MP businessman, son 05-02-2014 07:38 AM

    A youth from West Bengal was on Tuesday awarded life sentence by a local court in a 2011 inter-state kidnapping case related to a Madhya Pradesh businessman and his son. Additional Sessions Judge DN Mishra found Abdul Momin guilty of criminal conspiracy and kidnapping for ransom and sent him to...
  • 9 get life sentence for murder in 3 year old case 23-12-2013 05:51 PM

    Nine people were awarded life imprisonment on Monday by a local court for kidnapping and killing a restaurant owner three years ago. Additional District Judge of Patna City court Suniti Kumar Singh found the nine guilty in the kidnapping of a restaurant owner for ransom in February 2010 and awarded...
  • 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....
  • China's Bo Xilai allowed to appeal against life in jail 09-10-2013 01:41 PM

    A court in eastern China on Wednesday allowed ousted former senior politician Bo Xilai to appeal against a life sentence handed out last month on crimes of corruption and abuse of power. Bo was a rising star in China's leadership circles and cultivated a loyal following through his charisma and...
  • Delhi: Man gets life term for raping, forcing niece into prostitution 22-09-2013 10:10 AM

    A 50-year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court for ravishing his minor niece, allowing others to gangrape her and forcing her into prostitution. The court convicted Uttar Pradesh resident Pannu for six offences, rape, gangrape, criminal intimidation, criminal conspiracy, wrongful confinement and procuring the girl...
  • Bombay HC orders life sentence to doctor who raped patient in ICU 21-09-2013 05:31 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Saturday confirmed the life sentence awarded to a 29-year-old doctor who was convicted for raping a patient in an Intensive Care Unit of a private hospital in neighbouring Thane this year. A bench of justices P V Hardas and P N Deshmukh accepted the argument...
  • Divided Egypt prepares to release Mubarak from jail 22-08-2013 06:35 AM

    Cairo: Deposed Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak could leave prison on Thursday after a court ruling that further divided a country in turmoil since the army toppled Islamist President Mohamed Morsi seven weeks ago. Convening at the Cairo jail where Mubarak is held, the court ordered the release of the military...
  • Batla House case: Court sentences Shahzad Ahmed to life imprisonment 30-07-2013 02:23 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday sentenced alleged Indian Mujahideen operative Shahzad Ahmed to life imprisonment in the 2008 Batla House encounter. Earlier, the court had convicted Ahmed of murder and attempt to murder charges. Shahzad aka Pappu is the lone convict in the case and has been held...
  • MP: Former MLA gets life sentence in murder case 31-05-2013 12:56 AM

    Bhopal: A local court on Thursday awarded life imprisonment to five persons including former MLA Ashok Vir Vikram Singh alias Bhaiya Raja for the murder of a 20-year-old fashion designing student in 2009. Besides Bhaiya Raja, others who were sentenced to life imprisonment are - Bhupendra Singh alias Halke, Ramkishan...
  • Man sentenced to life for raping British tourist 30-04-2008 04:04 PM

    New Delhi: Veteran batsman Anjum Chopra will lead the Indian women's cricket team in the limited overs series against Australia, starting March 12 in Ahmedabad. Mithali Raj has been named as Anjum's deputy for the series. According to a BCCI statement, the All-India Women's Selection Committee picked up the 15-member...
  • 'Except for the crime, Sharma an asset for nation' 24-03-2008 10:26 PM

    Melbourne: Describing Sachin Tendulkar as a "pocket rocket", Australia's new pace sensation Pat Cummins is excited at the prospect of "versing" the "rockstar". The 18-year-old, who made a sensational Test debut by taking seven wickets to set up a thrilling series-levelling win for Australia against South Africa earlier this month,...
  • Charles Sobhraj hopes 13 will prove lucky for him 21-01-2008 02:10 PM

    Jaipur: A visibly disappointed Pune Warriors captain Yuvraj Singh blamed it on "poor fielding" which resulted in the sixth loss for the franchise in the Indian Premier League after Rajasthan Royals defeated them by six wickets. "Sunday's loss was a result of poor fielding. If you drop catches of three...
  • Sobhraj wants French Prez to protest for his cause 25-12-2007 11:28 PM

    Bangalore: Ireland batting sensation Kevin O'Brien warned his team to beware an India World Cup backlash when the two sides meet on Sunday as the quarter-final race hots up. India came under fire for a sloppy bowling and fielding display which allowed England to tie their 338 in Bangalore last...
  • 15 get life term in Kanpur riots case 24-10-2007 11:40 PM

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  • Coimbatore blasts: Life terms for six accused 24-10-2007 10:43 AM

    Sydney: Australian cricket legend Shane Warne on Thursday said he was still mates with Test captain Ricky Ponting despite a public slanging match over tactics during the series wipeout against India. The retired leg-spinner said he had made up with Ponting after voicing tough criticism over this week's bruising seven-wicket...
  • Political slugfest over Shahabuddin 08-05-2007 01:40 PM

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  • Shahabuddin gets life term 08-05-2007 10:24 AM

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  • St Stephen's student killer sentenced 15-03-2007 05:39 PM

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  • SC admits Manu Sharma's bail plea 07-03-2007 07:18 PM

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  • Killer Sobhraj fears life in prison 13-09-2006 06:39 PM

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