SISTER ABHAYA

  • Kerala: CBI court order flayed in Sister Abhaya case September 21, 2012

    Kottayam: Flaying the CBI court order dismissing a batch of petitions seeking further investigation into the Sister Abhaya case, Jomon Puthenpurackal, the convener of the Abhaya Case Action Council, has said that the court directive will create a negative image of courts among the public. He said, though the roles of...
  • Kerala: Pleas dismissed in Sister Abhaya case September 19, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The CBI court here on Tuesday dismissed a batch of petitions seeking further investigation into the sensational Sister Abhaya case, saying that the earlier investigation by the CBI was not tainted or biased. CBI Judge T S P Moosath, in two different orders, said that there were no circumstances...
  • Watch: SC judge name in Kerala nun murder hearing August 10, 2009

    Thiruvanathapuram: A fresh controversy has erupted in the Sister Abhaya murder case in Kerala. The CBI told the court that the then chief justice of the Karnataka High Court had witnessed the narcoanalysis tests done on the three accused. The CBI has not named the judge but says he is...
  • SC judge's name crops up in Kerala nun's murder hearing August 10, 2009

    Kochi: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) lawyer told the Kerala High Court on Monday that the then chief justice of Karnataka, and now a Supreme Court judge, Cyriac Joseph, had inspected a CD of a narcoanalysis test conducted in Bangalore on three accused in the 17yearold Sister Abhaya murder...
  • Sister Abhaya was hacked to death with axe: CBI December 2, 2008

    Kochi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is investigating the 1992 murder of Sister Abhaya, told a court here Tuesday that she was hacked to death with an axe by the two priests and a nun arrested in the case, 16 years after her death. On November 19, the...
  • 2 priests held for Kerala nun's murder 16 years ago November 20, 2008

    Kochi: Father Jose Puthrukayil and Father Thomas Kottoor were produced before a court in Kochi. These catholic priests have been arrested by the CBI for their involvement in the sensational Sister Abhaya murder case. CBI has also detained a nun, Sister Seffy. It is an epoch making day in...
  • 2 priests held for Kerala nun's murder 16 years ago November 19, 2008

    Kochi: Two Catholic priests have been arrested for the 1992 murder of a nun, Sister Abhaya, whose body was found in the well of a convent in Kerala's Kottayam town, police here said Wednesday. The 13th Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team began its probe into the 16yearold murder after 12...
  • ExCBI man alleges Cong hushed up nun murder August 3, 2008

    Thiruvananthapuram: A retired CBI official has gone on record alleging former Prime Minister P V Narasimha Rao, pressured the agency to write off the murder of a nun in Kerala as a suicide. ExCBI DYSP Verghese P Thomas is referring to the 16yearold sensational murder of Sister Abhaya in 1992. Thomas,...
  • 15 yrs on, hope in nun murder case May 24, 2007

    Thiruvanthapuram: It's a quest for justice that has spanned 15 long years and five indifferent investigations. However, there was no breakthrough in Sister Abhaya's murder mystery and the trail went cold. The nun's body was found in a well at the St. Pius 10th Convent in Keralas Kottayam in 1992....