DNA TEST

  • DNA test of child allowed to prove infidelity of spouse: SC 5 days ago

    New Delhi: DNA test of a child can be allowed to prove infidelity of a spouse despite opposition from his or her partner, the Supreme Court on Wednesday held, saying that if such test is resisted then adverse inference can be drawn against the person opposing it. A bench headed...
  • Lucknow murder: Police come out with DNA proof July 22, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday said that particles found in the nails of the woman, who was found murdered in Mohanlalganj area, matched with the arrested school guard in DNA test. DIG Lucknow Navneet Sikera told reporters these particles matched with the DNA of accused Ram Sewak Yadav and it has...
  • Badaun rape case: CBI to seek DNA test of victims' clothes July 21, 2014

    Having failed to exhume thebodies of Badaun rape victims for a fresh autopsy, CBI will besending their personal belongings and vaginal swabs for DNAanalysis at a laboratory in Hyderabad. CBI sources said the clothes and a few other personalbelongings of the victims were collected by the agency from thefamily members on...
  • Photos: When 89-year-old Congress leader ND Tiwari finally accepted Rohit Shekhar as his son and hugged him publicly March 5, 2014

    Veteran Congress politician ND Tiwari addressed a press conference in New Delhi on March 4 after finally accepting Rohit Shekhar, who took him to court, as his son. Tiwari was seen holding hands with Rohit's mother and hugging him in public. ...
  • Paternity row: ND Tiwari seeks adjournment of hearing for 8 weeks October 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari, who is to appear on October 8 for crossexamination in connection with the paternity suit against him, has moved a plea in the Delhi High Court seeking adjournment of proceedings for eight weeks citing health reasons. In his application, which is likely to be...
  • Delhi gangrape: Police conclude arguments, judgement soon August 26, 2013

    Delhi Police, on Monday, concluded its final arguments in the December 16 gangrape and murder trial against the four adult accused in the case, saying it had all the evidence to prove them guilty. The counsel for the accused will start its final arguments from Tuesday. Special Public Prosecutor Dayan Krishnan, appearing...
  • Navy divers recover sixth body from INS Sindhurakshak, hunt on for others August 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Navy divers have recovered the sixth body from the mangled remains of submarine INS Sindhurakshak on late Saturday night while hopes over the survival of remaining 12 are very dim. The bodies are badly charred and are unidentifiable and have, therefore, been sent to the naval hospital for DNA...
  • Woman accused of murdering a doctor 'couriers' his severed private part to wife July 24, 2013

    The gruesome murder of a 42yearold government doctor in Kanpur has taken a bizarre turn with the woman accused of the crime now being suspected of having couriered the victim's severed private part to his wife, police said on Tuesday. The main accused woman in the case, who is yet to...
  • Kerala HC stays Bitty Mohanty's DNA test by a week May 28, 2013

    Kochi: Kerala High Court on Tuesday stayed for a week the order of a lower court directing Bitti Mohanty, accused in the 2006 German tourist rape case in Rajasthan, to undergo DNA test. The interim order in this regard was issued by justice K Harilal on a petition filed by...
  • Why Strand Life Sciences wants doctors to genetically profile patients March 7, 2013

    We've all heard tragic stories about someone dying of cardiac arrest on the football field or during a board meeting. What we've heard next are related stories about what a stressful, over-leveraged lifestyle brings along with it. The fact is there are certain genetic mutations, highly prevalent in the Indian...
  • Rohit Shekhar files contempt plea against ND Tiwari November 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Rohit Shekhar, who claims to be the biological son of ND Tiwari, on Thursday moved the Delhi High Court for launch of contempt proceedings against the veteran Congress leader for allegedly not paying him Rs 25,000 as fine and expenses incurred by him on Tiwari's DNA test as...
  • ND Tiwari's biological son to seek compensation July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: In a huge setback for Congress leader N D Tiwari, the Delhi High Court on Friday opened his DNA test results according to which he is the biological father of Rohit Shekhar, a man who filed a paternity suit four years ago. Following the development, Rohit said, "I will...
  • ND Tiwari loses paternity suit, Rohit Shekhar proven right July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Senior Congress leader ND Tiwari DNA lost the paternity suit filed against him by 32yearold Rohit Shekhar and the test results proved that Tiwari is the biological father of Shekhar. The Delhi High Court on Friday gave the details of Tiwari's DNA test, which was carried out after...
  • ND Tiwari is Rohit Shekhar's father: DNA report July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: DNA test results have revealed that senior Congress leader ND Tiwari is the biological father of 32yearold Rohit Shekhar. The Delhi High Court on Friday gave the details of Tiwari's DNA test, which was carried out after Shekhar moved the court claiming that the Congress leader was his...
  • HC rejects ND Tiwari's plea, to reveal DNA report July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected senior Congress leader ND Tiwari's plea to hold a trial in the case and reveal his DNA test results only at the end of it. The court is scheduled make the test results public on Friday. The court also observed that...
  • Paternity case: Court to hear ND Tiwari's plea July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will hear senior Congress leader ND Tiwari's plea at 10.30 am on Friday to hold a trial in the case and reveal his DNA test results only at the end of it. The court is already scheduled make the test results public at 2...
  • Paternity case: SC to take up ND Tiwari's plea July 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court is likely to take up senior Congress leader ND Tiwari's petition. Tiwari, who is facing a paternity lawsuit, wants the results of his DNA test to be kept confidential. The Delhi High Court had on Friday dismissed Tiwari's plea seeking fresh trial and incamera proceedings in...
  • Keep DNA report confidential, ND Tiwari tells court July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari on Wednesday urged the Delhi High Court to keep the report of his DNA test confidential till the conclusion of the hearing in a paternity suit filed by a man claiming to be Tiwari's biological son. He also requested for incamera proceedings in the...
  • Police get DNA test report of French diplomat July 6, 2012

    Bangalore: The DNA test report of a French diplomat, arrested on the charge of raping his fouryearold daughter, was received by the police in Bangalore on Friday. "We have received the DNA test report of Mazurier this evening. Some contents (findings) in the report are negative and some others positive, Hence...
  • Hyderabad lab receives blood samples of Tiwari June 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics in Hyderabad on Friday received the blood samples of N D Tiwari, the youth who claims to be his biological son and also the youth's mother for the DNA test over the paternity suit involving the veteran Congress leader. The blood samples of...
  • Paternity case: SC to hear ND Tiwari's plea today May 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Wednesday hear Congress leader ND Tiwari's plea against being forced to give his blood sample to determine a paternity lawsuit. Tiwari has challenged a Delhi High court order that instructs the registrar to allow the use of police help to obtaining his blood...
  • HC directs Tiwari to give blood sample on May 26 May 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress leader ND Tiwari has been directed by the Delhi High Court to give blood sample on May 26 for the DNA test in connection with a paternity case. The veteran Congress leader has been forced to give a sample to settle a paternity suit. The 86yearold leader has...
  • ND Tiwari asked not to leave India until DNA test May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday restrained veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari from leaving India until he furnishes his blood sample for a DNA test. Justice Reva Khetrapal, hearing the plea of a man who claims to be the biological son, granted two days time to Tiwari to inform...
  • SC rejects ND Tiwari's plea, orders DNA test May 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejects the plea of veteran Congress leader N D Tiwari against a High Court order in connection with a paternity suit filed against by Rohit Shekhar. The apex court ordered that the former Andhra Pradesh governor would have to give his blood sample for...
  • Delhi HC directs ND Tiwari to undergo DNA test April 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Hearing the paternity suit against senior Congress leader ND Tiwari, the Delhi High Court on Friday asked him to give his blood sample so that the DNA test could be carried out. The High Court also said that police assistance could be taken to get the blood sample if...
  • Orissa HC orders DNA test in baby swap case April 25, 2012

    Cuttack: The Orissa High Court on Tuesday ordered DNA tests to identify the parents of the baby girl, who is lying unclaimed in a hospital in Cuttack ever since she was born on March 30 after the woman who was said to be her mother claimed that her child had...
  • Order on Tiwari's plea against DNA test reserved August 2, 2011

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday reserved its order on veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari's plea contending he cannot be compelled to give his blood sample for DNA test on a paternity suit by a Delhi youth claiming himself to be his biological son. Justice Gita Mittal reserved the...
  • Abducted British girl spotted in India? July 28, 2011

    London: A fouryearold British girl, who was allegedly kidnapped while on a holiday in Portugal in 2007, has reportedly been tracked down to Leh city in India's Jammu and Kashmir state. The parents of Madeleine McCann are, however, awaiting the results of a DNA test after a girl suspected to be...
  • Give blood sample on June 1: HC to ND Tiwari May 10, 2011

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari to appear before it on June 1 and give his blood samples for DNA test to ascertain a 31yearold man's claim that he is his biological son. "Let all the persons concerned (Tiwari, Rohit Shekhar and his...
  • SC orders a regular DNA test for ND Tiwari March 18, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed ND Tiwari's petition challenging the Delhi High Court verdict on conducting a regular DNA test. On March 14 Tiwari had said that he would consider taking the test by giving hair from the forehead or saliva, rather than a regular DNA test...