Nitin Garg

  • Garg murder: Aus court rejects convict's appeal April 17, 2012

    Melbourne: An Australian court on Tuesday rejected an appeal of the Melbourne teenager who was sentenced to 13 years in jail for killing Indian student Nitin Garg, a crime which outraged public opinion in India and put the bilateral relations under stress. The teenager, who was 15yearold at the time of...
  • Manchester Police officials meet Bidve family January 3, 2012

    Pune: The Manchester Police have claimed a breakthrough in the murder of 23-year-old student Anuj Bidve with the arrest of one British national. A team of Manchester Police officials on Tuesday met Bidve's family in Pune. They also discussed details of the family's travel to Manchester. The family was briefed...
  • Bidve murder: Hate crimes on the rise? January 3, 2012

    New Delhi: It has been more than a week since Indian student Anuj Bidve was shot dead in the UK. One suspect who claims to be mentally unstable was charged with Bidve's murder, while four others were released on bail. On Monday, hundreds of locals joined Bidve's friend in a candle...
  • Nitin Garg case: Melbourne teen sentenced to jail December 22, 2011

    New Delhi: An Australian teenager has been sentenced to 13 years in jail for the murder of Indian student Nitin Garg. The judge, however, said the attack was not racially motivated. 21-year old Nitin was stabbed to death in Melbourne in January 2010 while he was walking to his workplace....
  • Nitin Garg murder a result of immaturity: lawyer June 6, 2011

    Melbourne: The lawyer of a 16-year-old boy, who has pleaded guilty to killing Indian student Nitin Garg, told a court that the murder was a result of immaturity of his client believed to be the youngest person in Victorian state of Australia to commit the crime. At a plea hearing...
  • Oz teen pleads guilty to killing Indian student April 20, 2011

    Melbourne: A 16-year-old boy on Wednesday pleaded guilty to killing Indian student Nitin Garg, a crime which threatened Australia's ties with India. The teenager, whose identity has not been revealed, appeared in Supreme court where he pleaded guilty to one count of murder and one count of attempted armed robbery in...
  • Oz boy pleads guilty in Nitin Garg murder case October 22, 2010

    Melbourne: A 16-year-old Australian boy on Friday pleaded guilty in a children's court for his involvement in the stabbing of Indian student Nitin Garg, who died earlier this year, in a case that shocked Indians. The teenager has been charged with committing a robbery by stealing Garg's mobile phone and making...
  • Another Aussie arrested in Indian's murder case June 18, 2010

    Melbourne: A day after arresting and charging an Australian teenager in connection with the murder of Indian student Nitin Garg, Victorian police on Friday apprehended another boy in the same case. According to a police statement on Friday, Homicide Squad detectives arrested and charged another teenager aged 16 from Yarraville suburb...
  • Australian teen arrested for Indian's murder June 17, 2010

    Melbourne: A 15-year-old boy was arrested in Australia on Thursday in connection with the murder of Indian student Nitin Garg, who was stabbed to death in January this year, sending shock waves back home. The teenager was arrested by the Victoria police in the western Melbourne suburb of Yarraville at about...
  • Oz cops urge help in tracing Indian student's killers January 24, 2010

    Melbourne: Police in Melbourne believe “someone in the community knows” who murdered Indian student Nitin Garg. The police said this after releasing video clippings of the last moments of the victim and re-enacted his final steps on the spot. A team of detectives of Victoria police Saturday tried to trace clues across...
  • CCTV video of Nitin Garg's final moments released January 24, 2010

    Melbourne: Australian police have released CCTV video of Indian student Nitin Garg moments before he was stabbed by assailants. The 21-year-old Indian was the first victims to die in the many racist attacks against the community in Australia. Now the hunt for his killers has intensified. The CCTV video shows Garg, who was...
  • India reacts strongly to Indian student's murder in Oz January 5, 2010

    New Delhi has reacted strongly to the murder of an Indian student who was stabbed to death in Melbourne on Saturday. The Australian police has continued to downplay the killing, denying that it’s a racist attack. ...
  • Killed Indian student's family feel let down by Govt January 4, 2010

    Sydney: An Indian student Nitin Garg, 21, was stabbed to death by unidentified assailants on Saturday night in Australia. Garg, an accounting graduate who migrated from Punjab to work part-time at a fast food joint in Melbourne, was attacked on his way to work. He died in hospital, tragically a...