Nithari

  • Nithari killings: Koli cross-examines witnesses 16-05-2012 07:34 PM

    Ghaziabad: Nithari serial killings prime accused Surendra Koli, who is arguing his case himself, cross-examined witnesses in a Central Bureau of India (CBI) court for the second day on Wednesday. Koli, who was brought to the court from Dasna jail, cross examined victim Rimpa Haldar's sister Poornima Haldar and argued...
  • CBI court postpones judgement in Nithari case 16-12-2011 08:10 PM

    Ghaziabad: A special CBI court on Friday postponed its judgement in one of the cases in the sensational Nithari killings, citing inadequate evidence. CBI court special judge Shyam Lal did not pronounce the judgement in the murder case of Choti Payal, one of the victims in the gruesome killings in...
  • Identity of five Nithari victims still a mystery 03-07-2011 04:46 PM

    New Delhi: Over four years after the grisly Nithari killings came to light, the identity of five of the victims, whose bones were found in a drain in Noida, remains a mystery with their DNA profile not matching with any of the claimants. The forensic experts were able to create...
  • Witness turns hostile in Nithari killings case 04-06-2011 06:43 PM

    Ghaziabad: A prosecution witness appearing in a case related to the Nithari killings turned hostile on Saturday during cross examination. Neelam, a witness in Badi Payal, 21, related to the serial killings, recanted on her previous statement and refused to identify Sub-Inspector Simran Kaur, an accused in the case in...
  • Nithari case: court to hear Pandher's bail plea 30-05-2011 08:32 AM

    New Delhi: A special CBI court will hear the bail plea of Moninder Singh Pandher, one of the main accused in the sensational Nithari killings on Monday. The Nithari killings accused who has been in jail from last 53 months in connection with the murders of Madhu and Jyoti is...
  • CBI court reserves judgement on Pandher bail plea 27-05-2011 07:14 PM

    Ghaziabad: A special CBI court on Friday reserved its judgement till Saturday on the bail plea by Moninder Singh Pandher, one of the main accused in the sensational Nithari killings. CBI special Judge Shyam Lal, who was to deliver the judgement on the bail application, reserved the ruling on Friday....
  • Nithari case: CBI concludes presenting evidence 16-05-2011 07:36 PM

    Ghaziabad: CBI on Monday concluded presenting it's evidence in a case against Surender Kohli, who has already been awarded death penalty for rape and murder in another case related to sensational Nithari killings. The prosecution presented it's evidence in the rape and murder of Chhoti Payal (14) before special CBI...
  • Hang Koli at the earliest: Rimpa's mother 10-05-2011 05:03 PM

    Ghaziabad: Mother of the Nithari killings' victim Rimpa Haldar on Tuesday demanded early execution of Surender Koli, convicted for the murder of her daughter and said he did not deserve any mercy. Dolly said that she heaved a sigh of relief on hearing about the death warrant issued for Kohli,...
  • Koli to be hanged between May 24 & May 31 09-05-2011 05:18 PM

    Ghaziabad: A special court has ordered that Surender Koli, sentenced to death in the sensational Nithari serial killings case, be hanged between May 24 and May 31 following which he has filed a mercy petition. The Ghaziabad jail authorities sent his mercy petition to the Uttar Pradesh Governor who will...
  • Nithari: No blood, semen traces in samples 05-05-2011 09:22 PM

    Ghaziabad: CFSL chief scientist VK Mahapatra on Thursday told a special CBI court that he neither found any blood stains nor detected semen during forensic examination of the samples related to three cases in the infamous Nithari killings. The chief scientist of the Delhi-based Central Forensic Science Laboratory appeared as...
  • Nithari: Pandher becomes unconscious in jail 18-04-2011 11:15 PM

    Ghaziabad: Moninder Singh Pandher, accused in the Nithari serial killings, on Monday became unconscious and fell down in his cell in Dasna jail, where he is lodged, jail sources said. Pandher, in his 50s, is a diabetic patient and fell unconscious around 8 pm. He was taken to MMG district...
  • Nithari accused Koli requests for new lawyer 31-03-2011 11:45 PM

    Ghaziabad: Surender Koli, one of the main accused in the sensational Nithari killings case, on Thursday told a court in Ghaziabad that he wanted to replace the lawyer defending him saying he got the death sentence in one case because of the advocate's "incompetency". Koli, in his application told to...
  • Nithari case: SC upholds death sentence for Koli 15-02-2011 12:57 PM

    New Delhi: Surinder Koli's death sentence has been upheld by the Supreme Court in a case related to the gruesome Nithari killings. Koli had approached the apex court after he was sentenced to death by the trial court and the Allahabad High Court in the Rimpa Haldar case, one of...
  • Nithari case: Supreme Court pulls up CBI 09-02-2011 12:22 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for making excuses to get an adjournment on a petition by Surendra Koli, sentenced to death in the Nithari serial killing case of 2006. An apex court bench of Justices Markandey Katju and Gyan Sudha...
  • Victims' kins protest clean chit in Nithari case 23-12-2010 03:20 PM

    Ghaziabad: Family members of Nithari victims on Thursday expressed their resentment over the CBI giving clean chit to industrialist Moninder Singh Pandher in the case. Pander and his domestic help Surinder Koli were arrested in December 2006 soon after the recovery of human bones, skulls and other items from a...
  • Koli gets death in 4th Nithari murder case 22-12-2010 12:38 PM

    New Delhi: A special CBI court on Wednesday awarded death penalty to Surinder Koli in the Deepali rape and murder case. Earlier, special CBI Judge AK Singh pronounced the verdict and held Koli guilty in the case of rape and murder of a 12-year-old girl Deepali. Koli, the domestic help...
  • Verdict in fourth Nithari killing case today 22-12-2010 09:18 AM

    New Delhi: The verdict in the Nithari killings case is expected to be announced on Wednesday. A special CBI court will deliver the verdict in the case of rape and murder of a 12-year-old girl in which Moninder Singh Pandher and his domestic help Surender Koli are the prime accused....
  • Koli gets death in Nithari rape-murder case 28-09-2010 04:42 PM

    Ghaziabad: A special CBI court on Tuesday sentenced to death Surinder Koli-- servant of businessman Moninder Singh Pandher-- for rape and murder of a nine-year -old girl in the sensational Nithari killings in 2006, saying he deserved a more severe punishment for his crimes. Judge A K Singh said the...
  • Nithari: Koli convicted in murder-rape case 27-09-2010 06:16 PM

    Ghaziabad: A special CBI court on Monday convicted Surinder Koli-- servant of Moninder Singh Pandher--for murder and rape of teenager Rachna in the sensational Nithari killings case that sent shock waves across the country in 2006. "The court on Monday convicted Surinder Koli for the rape and murder of Rachna...
  • Nithari killer, rapist Koli gets death 12-05-2010 10:26 PM

    Special CBI court has held Surinder Koli guilty of rape and murder of 7-year-old Arti. ...
  • Watch: Pandher acquitted of all charges 12-09-2009 03:06 AM

    A CBI court had awarded the death sentence to Pandher. ...
  • Watch: HC acquits Pandher in rape-murder case 12-09-2009 01:06 AM

    Surendra Singh Koli has been found guilty by the High Court. ...
  • India's missing children: stories without happy ends 15-03-2009 10:53 PM

    Barring tales like Nithari killings, missing kids make no headlines. ...