SHRIEN DEWANI

  • British-Indian millionaire Shrien Dewani acquitted in wife's murder case December 8, 2014

    Cape Town: British-Indian millionaire Shrien Dewani, accused of plotting the murder of his Indo-Swedish bride during their honeymoon in Cape Town in 2010, was acquitted on Monday as a South African court dismissed the case against him, citing lack of evidence. Judge Jeanette Traverso threw out the high-profile case against 34-year-old...
  • I'm bisexual: Dewani tells South African court as his trial begins October 6, 2014

    Cape Town: An Indian-origin British billionaire businessman, accused of plotting the murder his Indo-Swedish wife during their honeymoon in South Africa in 2010, told a court that he is bisexual as his trial for began here on Monday. Billionaire Shrien Dewani, 34, also denied paying three hitmen to kill his wife...
  • Indian-origin honeymoon murder suspect Dewani extradited to S Africa April 8, 2014

    London: UK-based Indian-origin businessman Shrien Dewani was on Monday extradited to South Africa to stand trial for allegedly plotting the 2010 murder of his Indo-Swedish wife while on their honeymoon. Dewani, 34, was put on a flight to Cape Town from Heathrow to face a charge for ordering the contract...
  • Honeymoon murder case: Shrien Dewani may be cleared, says report September 14, 2013

    London: Indian-origin businessman Shrien Dewani, accused of murdering his wife while on honeymoon in South Africa, could be cleared after fresh ballistic evidence and CCTV footage cast doubts over his involvement, a report said today. Police have accused Dewani of hiring a team of hit men to kill his new bride, Anni,...
  • Honeymoon murder case: Millionaire Shrien Dewani to be extradited to South Africa July 24, 2013

    London: Indianorigin businessman Shrien Dewani, accused of plotting the murder of his wife during their honeymoon in 2010, will be extradited from Britain to South Africa to stand trial, a court in Londonruled on Wednesday. A judge at Westminster Magistrates' Court decided that it would not be "unjust or oppressive" to...
  • Man found guilty in honeymoon killing of Anni Dewani November 19, 2012

    Cape Town: A South African accused of being the triggerman in the 2010 honeymoon slaying of Anni Dewani, a Swedish bride of Indian origin, was found guilty on Monday, ending his longdelayed trial as the woman's husband continues to fight extradition over the killing. Judge Robert Henney gave the verdict on...
  • S African gets 25year for murder of Anni Dewani August 8, 2012

    Johannesburg: A South African man on Wednesday pleaded guilty of being hired by a BritishIndian to kill his honeymooning wife and was sentenced to 25 years in prison, raising the prospects of early extradition and trial of the accused businessman husband. Mziwamadoda Qwabe was one of two men accused by prosecution...
  • Honeymoon murder: Temporary relief for NRI man March 30, 2012

    London: In a temporary relief for NRI businessman Shrien Dewani, the British High Court on Friday halted on mental health grounds his extradition to South Africa to face trial for the murder of his wife in a fake carjacking during the couple's honeymoon in Cape Town in 2010. The highprofile extradition...
  • NRI honeymoon murder: New footage raises doubts March 29, 2012

    London: New CCTV footage has raised doubts over the claims made by investigators against Indianorigin British businessman Shrien Dewani's role in the murder of his wife while on honeymoon in South Africa in November 2010. The new footage obtained by the BBC shows Shrien and Anni Dewani kissing hours before the...