Vikas Yadav

  • Nitish Katara murder: Mother Neelam satisfied with High Court order 02-04-2014 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: The mother of Nitish Katara, who was abducted and murdered in 2002, said her stand has been vindicated by the high court which held that the murder of her son was a case of honour killing. "This is an important stage and this battle for justice would continue....
  • Nitish Katara murder: HC upholds conviction, life term of the Yadavs 02-04-2014 10:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday upheld a trial court order sentencing three convicts in the Nitish Katara murder case to life imprisonment. The court dismissed the appeals of the three convicts - son and nephew of politician DP Yadav, Vikas and Vishal, and contract killer Sukhdev -...
  • Nitish Katara murder: Delhi HC verdict on Yadavs' plea today 02-04-2014 09:06 AM

    New Delhi: Twelve years after the murder of Nitish Katara, the Delhi High Court will on Wednesday deliver its judgement on the appeal filed by politician DP Yadav's son Vikas Yadav and nephew Vishal Yadav. A trial court had sentenced Vikas and Vishal Yadav to life imprisonment six years ago....
  • Katara murder case: Vishal Yadav denied bail 18-11-2011 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to grant bail to Vishal Yadav, who along with his cousin Vikas, is serving life term for killing Nitish Katara in 2002. A bench of justices BS Chauhan and TS Thakur, however, asked the Delhi High Court to decide expeditiously the appeals...
  • Vikas Yadav moves Delhi HC for four-day bail 09-11-2011 05:44 PM

    New Delhi: Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, on Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court seeking bail for four days. Yadav's lawyer told the court that Vikas needed to attend to some property related matters. Hearing the plea, the Delhi High Court asked the Delhi Police to reply to...
  • Katara killers avail 151 medical outings in 3 yrs 08-11-2011 08:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Yadav brothers, convicted in the murder of Nitish Katara, have been finding an easy get-away in hospitals. Fresh data reveals that Vikas and Vishal Yadav made 66 hospital visits from February 2010 to date. CNN-IBN had reported on Monday that the brothers made 85 hospital visits between...
  • Is the parole system being misused by VIPs? 07-11-2011 10:19 PM

    The killers of Nitish Katara, Vikas and Vishal Yadav, sentenced to life imprisonment by the court, have been misusing the system to stay in government hospital for extended periods. ...
  • Nitish Katara killers live in luxury in hospital 07-11-2011 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: The killers of Nitish Katara, Vikas and Vishal Yadav, sentenced to life imprisonment by the court, have been misusing the system to stay in government hospital for extended periods. The Yadav brothers, who are sons of former MP and Uttar Pradesh strongman D P Yadav, have enjoyed 85...
  • Jessica case: Manu Sharma moves HC for parole 02-11-2011 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the city police stand on a plea for parole by Manu Sharma, who is serving life term in Tihar Jail for killing ramp model Jessica Lall in 1999. Issuing notice to Delhi Police, a bench of Justice VK Shali sought its...
  • Katara murder: HC rejects Vikas Yadav's plea 14-09-2011 09:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday rejected a plea of Vikas Yadav, serving life sentence along with cousin Vishal for killing MBA graduate Nitish Katara in Febraury 2002, for an early hearing of his appeal against the trial court's conviction and sentence order. A bench of justices AK...
  • Katara murder: Court finds third accused guilty 06-07-2011 03:25 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi sessions court on Wednesday held Sukhdev Pehelwan guilty in the Nitish Katara murder. It also held him guilty of destruction of evidence and kidnapping. Sukhdev Pehelwan was the third accused in the murder of Katara. He was present along with Vikas and Vishal Yadav during the...
  • Watch: Neelam Katara wins battle for justice 31-05-2008 02:16 AM

    In February, the technical committee – note the flatness of that first word – of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) met inside the corridors of Indian cricket's headquarters in Mumbai for a session that carried plenty of importance in these times of Twenty20 bonanzas. The agenda...
  • We are victims of political vendetta: D P Yadav 30-05-2008 08:03 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan legspinner Danish Kaneria will appear before the England and Wales Cricket Board [ECB] hearing into the spot-fixing from June 18 and will leave for London with his lawyer on Thursday. The ECB committee has charged Kaneria and his former Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield with spot-fixing. Danish has finally...
  • Vikas, Vishal get life term for Katara murder | Watch 30-05-2008 05:36 PM

    Birmingham: Denesh Ramdin said criticism from West Indies hero Vivian Richards helped him score a superb century against England in the third Test at Edgbaston here on Sunday. Having reached three figures on the fourth day – only his second hundred at this level – West Indies wicketkeeper Ramdin produced...
  • Bharti Yadav says her brothers are innocent 30-05-2008 01:02 PM

    Pallekele: Allrounder Thisara Perera claimed career-best figures of 6 for 44 to help Sri Lanka comfortably beat Pakistan by 76 runs in the second one-day international and square the series 1-1 at Pallekele International Stadium on Saturday. After opener Tillakaratne Dilshan slammed his 13th one-day century, Perera ripped through the...
  • Verdict in Nitish Katara murder case today 30-05-2008 07:31 AM

    Birmingham: Rain saw play abandoned without a ball being bowled for the second successive day in the third and final Test between England and the West Indies at Edgbaston here on Friday. It was the first time since 1964, during an Ashes clash between England and Australia at Lord's, that...
  • Neelam Katara's battle for justice pays off 28-05-2008 11:06 PM

    Mumbai: Senior batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said India would focus to get back to the pinnacle of Test rankings rather than thinking about taking revenge against England in the upcoming home series in November. It's not about revenge [the home series against England]. It's taking pride to play for...
  • Forum: Justice delayed is not justice denied 28-05-2008 12:19 PM

    Dubai: Hosts Sri Lanka will swing into ICC World Twenty20 mood as they take on Pakistan in a two-match international series with both teams looking to move up the ICC T20 Championship table. Sri Lanka, who will host ICC World Twenty20, need to win the series 2-0 if they are...
  • In Pics: Love kills! When honour breeds hatred 28-05-2008 12:07 PM

    Dhaka: India's business giant Sahara Group is set to become the new sponsor of the Bangladesh cricket team after offering $9.4 million over four years in a tender process that ended on Wednesday, officials said. We are delighted to announce that Sahara has appeared the highest bidder to become new...
  • Justice for Priyadarshini, Jessica and now Nitish 28-05-2008 12:07 PM

    Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided in principle to conduct the upcoming ODI series against Australia in the United Arab Emirates, immediately after Eid which will be celebrated around August 22. Intikhab Alam, the PCB director (operation international cricket), said he would soon visit the UAE to finalise the...
  • The fight is not over, says Nitish's mother 28-05-2008 10:53 AM

    New Delhi: The entire Kolkata might be talking about the two boundaries that Manoj Tiwary hit off Dwayne Bravo's bowling but the 26-year-old feels that his maiden ODI hundred against West Indies at the Chepauk last year was the best moment of his career. I know people will remember those...
  • Vikas, Vishal held guilty in Katara murder case 28-05-2008 10:39 AM

    New Delhi: An Indian engineer will learn on Thursday whether his challenge to the Duckworth/Lewis method – a controversial but common system used for determining the winner of rain-affected matches – has been successful. The system, developed by Frank Duckworth and Tony Lewis, was first introduced at the international level...
  • Lookahead Wipes: Big stories from across India 22-05-2008 10:03 AM

    Court will hear an application by Vikas Yadav in the Nitish Katara murder case. ...
  • Metro wipes: Nitish Katara verdict in May 22-04-2008 11:54 PM

    Mumbai: The BCCI decided to take all the outstanding issues concerning the aggrieved Sahara Group to its Working Committee meeting on Monday, which is expected to give finishing touches to a compromise formula aimed at breaking the week-long stalemate between the two parties. The top brass of the BCCI and...