Evidence

  • BJP holds protests, asks Delhi Minister Somnath Bharti to step down 15-01-2014 02:15 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party workers held protests on Wednesday demanding resignation of Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti over allegations of tampering with evidence in a corruption case. "Somnath Bharti should resign from his position. AAP has been exposed. Bharati does not have any authority to continue in his post. There is...
  • Delhi Law Minister denies tampering with proof, Kejriwal backs him 14-01-2014 01:51 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti on Tuesday refuted allegations that he tampered with the evidence in a case that he was handling as a lawyer. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, too, came to his defence saying that there was no proof to show that Bharti tampered with any evidence...
  • Syria chemical attack evidence may already be destroyed, says Britain 26-08-2013 01:31 AM

    Britain said on Sunday that evidence of a chemical weapons attack in the suburbs of Damascus could have already been destroyed ahead of a visit to the site by UN inspectors. Earlier on Monday Syria agreed to let experts from the United Nations on Monday visit the site of the...
  • BJP leader to face defamation trial on Sheila Dikshit's plea 07-08-2013 05:48 AM

    A Delhi court on Tuesday framed criminal defamation charges against BJP leader Vijender Gupta on a complaint lodged by Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit. Metropolitan Magistrate Namrita Aggarwal, framing the charges against Gupta, also directed Dikshit to appear in court Oct 28 to record evidence. The judge said: "Charge under...
  • Batla house encounter was genuine: Chidambaram 25-07-2013 06:36 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram, who as then Home Minister monitored the probe into the Batla House case, said on Thursday, that he felt that the gunfight between police and the Indian Mujahideen terrorists was genuine and was satisfied that the prosecution could prove the case in court. Chidambaram...
  • Delhi: Man acquitted of charge of molesting air hostess 08-06-2013 12:52 AM

    New Delhi: A man, accused of misbehaving with an air hostess in a Delhi-bound flight of Thai Airways in 2004, has been acquitted by a court here due to lack of evidence against him. The court acquitted Arunabha Goswami, a resident of Madhya Pradesh, for the offence under section 354...
  • Hosni Mubarak's retrial in Egypt to include new evidence 12-05-2013 07:40 AM

    Cairo: The retrial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resumed on Saturday, with prosecutors requesting to present new evidence from a fact-finding commission's report that claims the ex-leader had full knowledge of the extent of the violence used against protesters. The new evidence could weigh heavily in the case, which...
  • Discovery and invention is in America's DNA, says Obama 23-04-2013 07:21 AM

    Washington: The United States has become the greatest economic power in the world as discovery, science and engineering is in the DNA of its people, the US President Barack Obama said. "America has always been about discovery, invention, engineering, science and evidence. That's who we are. That's in our DNA....
  • Investigators 'very close' in their pursuit of Boston bomber 18-04-2013 06:52 PM

    Boston: In a potential breakthrough into the deadly twin bombings at the Boston Marathon, US investigators were "very close" in their pursuit of the bomber after footage from surveillance videos showed a man carrying and dropping a black bag believed to have held one of two bombs. Investigators were "very...
  • Boston bomb suspect spotted on video, no arrest made 18-04-2013 05:15 AM

    Boston: Investigators have spotted a Boston Marathon bombing suspect from security video taken before two blasts ripped through central Boston on Monday, a US law enforcement source said on Wednesday, in what is potentially the biggest break in the case yet. No arrests had been made, and the suspect in...
  • Boston: Lid of pressure cooker used blasts found 17-04-2013 06:40 PM

    Boston: Over a day since twin blasts in the US city of Boston killed three people, the lid of the pressure cooker that was used in the bombings has been found on a rooftop. Two identical pressure cooker bombs containing BB-pellets and nails were used in the attacks to cause...
  • Lawyers of 26/11 accused ask for hard evidence 12-11-2012 04:43 AM

    Islamabad: Lawyers defending seven Pakistanis accused of involvement in the Mumbai attacks, including LeT commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, have questioned whether prosecutors have hard evidence that the attackers trained in camps in Sindh and other locations. The defence lawyers made the contention during a hearing of the Mumbai attacks case...
  • CBI unearths more evidence in Bhanwari Devi case 07-01-2012 09:29 PM

    Jaipur: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday claimed to have finally found a trail of evidence, in the Bhanwari Devi case. A watch, a mobile phone, pieces of jewellery and charred bones found in a canal near Jodhpur have been sent for forensic examination. In a massive combing...
  • Cash-for-votes scam: relief for Amar Singh? 03-08-2011 08:26 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi police will file its status report on the 2008 cash-for-votes scam during the Indo-US nuclear deal trust vote. In a breather for Amar Singh, sources have told CNN-IBN that there is not sufficient evidence to arrest any politician, including Amar Singh. Sources also say no politician...
  • Mumbai blasts: cops trampled over key evidence? 14-07-2011 01:23 PM

    Mumbai: 'Won't they ever learn?' is the question Mumbaikars are asking security officials and the government after serial blasts shook the city on Wednesday. According to on the spot analysis and preliminary investigations, the police have committed the same mistake they did during the German Bakery blasts, Pune in 2010....
  • Victim turned hostile to help Shiney: court 07-04-2011 04:35 PM

    Mumbai: The sessions court which recently sentenced actor Shiney Ahuja to seven years imprisonment in a rape case has held that the victim had "purposefully" turned hostile to help the accused and said action may be taken against her for giving false evidence. "Stern action can be taken against the...