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  • Judgement in Shakti Mills case historic, sends strong message: Ujjwal Nikam 04-04-2014 08:39 PM

    Prosecution Lawyer in the Shakti Mills gangrape, Ujjwal Nikam, has called the judgement in the case historic. He also said that a strong message has been sent to all after the verdict. A Mumbai Sessions Court on Friday handed death penalty to the three repeat offenders in the Shakti Mills...
  • Devyani Khobrade case: I am happy with US court verdict, says father 13-03-2014 12:30 PM

    A US court has dismissed Devyani Khobragade's indictment in a visa fraud case. The court has ruled in favour of Khobragade saying she had full diplomatic immunity when the indictment was returned against her on January 9. ...
  • Open Mike: Should any candidate facing a criminal case be barred from contesting elections? 12-03-2014 10:59 PM

    With political parties beginning to name their candidates, media attention once again turns to the topic of criminals in Parliament. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Law faculty in Delhi University and asks students whether any candidate facing a criminal case should be barred from contesting elections. ...
  • Has political system allowed Subrata Roy to take people for a ride? 28-02-2014 09:59 PM

    Sahara chief Subrata Roy was finally arrested by the Lucknow Police on Friday and sent to police custody till March 4. Roy will spend the night in a Forest Department Guest House in Kukrail near Lucknow. ...
  • e Lounge: Bombay HC questions parole extension granted to Sanjay Dutt 26-02-2014 04:39 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. ...
  • TCS employee murder case: Two arrested, hunt on for accomplices 26-02-2014 09:07 AM

    Two weeks after a 24-year-old TCS employee was found dead, the Tamil Nadu Crime Branch has arrested two people saying that they have confessed to sexual assault and robbery. The hunt is on for their accomplices. Watch the video for more. ...
  • Parole extensions: Is Sanjay Dutt getting special treatment? 25-02-2014 10:57 PM

    The Bombay High Court on Tuesday questioned the parole extension for actor Sanjay Dutt. The court was hearing a petition which questioned the discretion used by authorities in granting parole and furlough to Dutt. "The state government should exercise its discretionary powers properly," the court said. ...
  • The Last Word: Has Indian government mishandled the Italian marines' case? 25-02-2014 08:58 PM

    In a major relief for the two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the coast of Kerala in February 2012, India has agreed to drop the anti-piracy charges against them. The Centre told the Supreme Court on Monday that the marines will not be tried under the...
  • 1993 blasts case: HC to hear PIL alleging bias towards Sanjay Dutt 25-02-2014 03:20 PM

    Trouble is brewing for actor Sanjay Dutt as his multiple paroles have come under the judicial scanner. The Bombay High Court will hear a PIL on Tuesday which says that Maharashtra flouted laws by extending Dutt's parole repeatedly. The PIL says repeated paroles are unconstitutional and discriminatory. The Ministry of...
  • TN to counter Centre's plea against release of Rajiv assassins 24-02-2014 02:37 PM

    Days after the Supreme Court stayed the release of three convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, the Centre has sought a stay on the release of four others. ...
  • Tehelka case: Mobile phone found from Tejpal's cell during prison raid 24-02-2014 08:20 AM

    Prison authorities on Sunday seized a mobile phone during a surprise inspection of the cell in which Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal is lodged at the Sada sub-jail in Goa's Vasco city. ...
  • FTP: Does Tarun Tejpal have a valid case to project himself as a victim? 19-02-2014 11:10 PM

    After being charged with rape, sexual harassment and outraging the modesty of a woman by the Goa Police on Monday, Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal issued a statement on Tuesday evening alleging political vendetta. Tejpal has also got no relief from custody as his bail plea has been adjourned till March...
  • Rajiv assassins to be released: Is there politics in terror cases? 19-02-2014 10:09 PM

    It is a political masterstroke by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. In a clever move, she announced the release of seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, sending shockwaves in the Congress camp, its archrival in the forthcoming parliamentary elections. ...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal charged with rape of colleague 17-02-2014 11:25 PM

    Less than 3 months after Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal was arrested, Goa Police on Monday filed chargesheet against him. Accused of sexually assaulting a junior colleague in November, police have charged Tejpal for rape under the stringent amended Criminal Law. ...
  • WHO Director General on polio-free India 12-02-2014 03:46 PM

    As India completes three years of being polio-free, World Health Organisation's Director General Margaret Chan tells CNN-IBN as of what worked in India's favour. ...
  • Modi evokes TP Chandersekharan's murder case in his speech 09-02-2014 10:53 PM

    Addressing a rally in Thiruvananthapuram, BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said that if UDF and LDF had not been hand in gloves with each other then the killers of TP Chandrasekharan would have been caught by now. ...
  • Ishrat Jahan Case: CBI is under political pressure, says Arun Jaitley 08-02-2014 04:53 PM

    In what could bring respite to the Congress, CBI director Ranjit Sinha on Saturday denied that he was pressured by the UPA government to prosecute BJP leader Amit Shah in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said that all CBI cases...
  • Howrah gangrape case: CPM alleges the incident was planned 07-02-2014 01:55 PM

    In Howrah, West Bengal, two women were allegedly gangraped by seven men, led by a Trinamool Congress leader. CPM leader Mohammed Salim on Friday alleged that the incident was planned before. ...
  • FTP: Birbhum gang rape: Is the Khap mentality spreading across India? 27-01-2014 10:56 PM

    The 20-year-old woman was gangraped for falling in love with a man from a different community. The young woman had been gangraped by 12 men on orders of a Panchayat as punishment. The investigation officer, Bahadur Mondal, a sub-inspector with Labhpur PS, Birbhum, has been removed following criticism over the...
  • Should there be a criminal investigation in Justice Ganguly case? 06-01-2014 11:34 PM

    Retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, accused of sexually harassing a law intern in December 2012, has resigned as the chief of West Bengal Human Rights Commission, said sources. Justice Ganguly met Governor MK Narayanan and submitted his resignation, according to sources. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Suhasini Haidar 26-12-2013 11:24 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Suhasini Haidar on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Court rejects Zakia's petition against clean chit to Modi 26-12-2013 09:22 PM

    In a major relief to Narendra Modi, a metropolitan court on Thursday rejected the protest petition filed by Zakia Jafri, wife of a former Congress MP, against the clean chit given to him and others by the Special Investigation Team in the 2002 Gujarat riots. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 24-12-2013 11:49 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Divided Congress may withdraw support to AAP 24-12-2013 09:43 PM

    Even before the Aam Aadmi Party could form the government in Delhi with Congress supporting it from outside, divisions within the latter over the strategy have come out in the open. Government formation in Delhi may take some more time, as sources say that the Congress is seriously considering the...
  • Have never heard expressions like cavity search: Khurshid 21-12-2013 05:32 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that he was deeply saddened by the treatment meted to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade adding that expressions like cavity search were unheard off. "Indian Supreme Court has said we will not handcuff people for it lowers their dignity. I am sorry the US courts...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 18-12-2013 11:55 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...