RK Anand

  • Batra, Anand included in IOA delegation for Lausanne meeting May 8, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) delegation for the crucial meeting with International Olympic Council (IOC) on bringing India back into the Olympic movement, will now include Hockey India general secretary Narinder Batra and Jharkhand Olympic Association president R K Anand. The meeting that is scheduled to be held in...
  • 1999 BMW case: SC decision on RK Anand today September 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court decision on senior advocate RK Anand in the 1999 BMW hit-and-run case is expected on Monday. Anand was found guilty of contempt of court charges last week for trying to influence Sunil Kulkarni, a key witness in the case. The court had asked him to either...
  • RK Anand quizzed again by vigilance bureau May 27, 2011

    Ranchi: National Games Organising Committee (NGOC's) working chairman RK Anand was on Friday again interrogated by officers of Jharkhand Vigilance Bureau in connection with alleged financial irregularities in the purchase of equipment and other expenditure incurred for the 34th National Games held in February. "He was interrogated during the day....
  • RK Anand to challenge order on Nira Radia book May 26, 2011

    New Delhi: Lawyer RK Anand will move the Delhi High Court seeking vacation of the stay on release and circulation of his book 'Close encounters with Nira Radia'. "Next week, we will file an application (before the high court) for vacation of stay," he told reporters. The book was released on...
  • HC stays release of book on Radia tapes May 25, 2011

    New Delhi: In a relief to Nira Radia, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the release and circulation of a book authored by advocate RK Anand on her controversial, tapped telephonic conversation with various high profile individuals. Justice VK Jain accorded the legal relief to Vaishnavi Corporate Communications Director Radia...
  • CWG 2: National Games scam looms large February 13, 2011

    Ranchi: Sports events and controversy going hand in hand yet again. It's now the turn of the 34th National Games that have begun in Ranchi. The Auditor General has already raised objections on several purchases and deals by the National Games Organising Committee, and the State Vigilance Department has also...
  • After CWG, Kalmadi lands in National Games mess August 12, 2010

    New Delhi: Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi is in fresh trouble and is now being accused of irregularities in the purchase of sporting equipment for National Games in Jharkhand. CNN-IBN has documents that expose a scam in awarding contracts for the purchase of sporting equipment for National Games in...
  • SC upholds lawyer RK Anand's conviction in BMW case July 30, 2009

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of senior advocate R K Anand in BMW hit-and-run expose case, saying his punishment will increase. The Delhi High Court had earlier stripped Anand of his senior advocate designation and barred him from attending to cases in any court across India...
  • BMW hit-and-run: Justice mowed down? July 21, 2009

    Sanjeev Nanda will soon be a free man. The Delhi High court has decided to reduce the sentence of the BMW hit-and-run case accused from five years to two years. The court has downgraded the charge against him from culpable homicide to rash and negligent driving. ...
  • 'BMW case witness most dishonest' July 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Monday came down heavily on Mumbai resident Sunil Kulkarni, a key witness in the BMW hit-and-run case, terming him as "the most dishonest, unreliable, untrustworthy and untruthful witness". "His entry in the case is as dramatic as could happen only in our Bollywood movies," Justice...
  • FTN: People losing faith in the land's lawmakers August 22, 2008

    New Delhi: In a rare verdict by the Delhi High Court, two of the country's top criminal lawyers, R K Anand and I U Khan have been held guilty of colluding with witness Sunil Kulkarni in the high-profile BMW hit-and-run case. The court observed, “There is no doubt that there was...
  • Bar Council to probe prosecution-defense nexus August 21, 2008

    New Delhi: The tables have turned completely for public prosecutor I U khan and defense lawyer R K Anand. Used to putting others in the dock, these high profile senior lawyers now find themselves being reprimanded by the courts. Anand and Khan were found guilty by the Delhi High Court...
  • BMW lawyers back in Bar's fold June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Bar Association on Tuesday revoked its order suspending senior lawyers R K Anand and I U Khan, who were accused of colluding with a suspect in the BMW hit-and-run case. Anand is the defence lawyer of businessman Sanjeev Nanda, grandson of a former Navy chief, in...
  • Should the prosecutor be prosecuted? June 17, 2007

    The Delhi Police on Thursday removed IU Khan as special public prosecutor in the BMW hit and run case after a televised sting operation by witness Sunil Kulkarni showed an alleged attempt by Khan to abuse the process of law. The conversation between Sunil Kulkarni, the main witness in the...
  • Witness' testimony turned BMW case June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: Sunil Kulkarni turned up three days after the accident to tell the police he saw the accident. But he changed his testimony several times. Here's a time line of his involvement with the BMW case: January 10, 1999: 6 people run over in Delhi, allegedly by a BMW driven...
  • Who do public prosecutors serve? June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: The conversation between Sunil Kulkarni, the main witness in the BMW case and defense lawyer RK Anand has once again brought into focus the alleged nexus between the defense and the prosecution. “Khan saab asked me to come and meet you. The two of you will decide what I...
  • BMW lawyer says no foul play June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: Public prosecutor I U Khan was dropped from the BMW hit-and-run case after allegations were made against him in a TV sting on Thursday night. A TV channel expose showed him allegedly colluding with the defence counsel to save prime accused Sanjeev Nanda. Earlier in the day the...
  • BMW sting has lawyer in dock June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Delhi Police are investigating the tapes of the expose allegedly shot by key witness Sunil Kulkarni in the 1999 BMW case showing the defence-prosecution nexus. In 1999 six people were run over, allegedly by a BMW driven by young industrialist Sanjeev Nanda, grandson of a former Navy chief. Kulkarni...
  • 'Prosecution-defence nexus in BMW case' June 16, 2007

    New Delhi: A private news channel on Wednesday telecast a 'sting' operation purporting to show a collusion between the prosecution and the defence in the high-profile BMW hit-and-run case in which Sanjeev Nanda, grandson of a former Navy chief, is accused of running over and killing six persons while driving...