KOLI

  • Noida's Nithari killings: SC extends stay on Koli's execution till October 29 September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: In a relief for Noida's Nithari killing convict Surinder Koli, the Supreme Court has extended the stay on his execution till October 29. The SC will hear his review petition on October 28. Earlier too, the SC had stayed the execution of Koli for one week. A Ghaziabad sessions...
  • My son is innocent, says Nithari killer Surendra Koli's mother September 11, 2014

    Ghaziabad: The mother of Nithari murders convict Surendra Koli on Thursday maintained that her son was innocent and said Koli's employer Moninder Singh Pandher was responsible for the killings. Kunti Devi met Koli at Meerut jail and said afterwards: "My son is innocent." Speaking to journalists outside the jail, she said Pandher...
  • Death row debate: Should a mature democracy abolish capital punishment? September 8, 2014

    The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of Noida's Nithari killings convict Surinder Koli for one week. The Meerut jail authorities say they received the order from the apex court through the District Magistrate. ...
  • Noida's Nithari killings: SC stays execution of convict Surinder Koli for a week September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of Noida's Nithari killings convict Surinder Koli for one week. An official of the apex court said that the plea in this regard was mentioned before the bench after midnight and the order was passed at 1:40 am. The Meerut jail authorities...
  • Meerut: Hangman set for first execution, Nithari serial killer convict Surinder Koli to be hanged September 7, 2014

    Meerut: A hangman in Meerut has become much sought after in the last few days as he awaits his maiden opportunity to execute Surinder Koli, the convict in the Nithari serial murders case. Mediapersons assemble at Pawan Singh's house from dawn till dusk every day waiting for his "bytes" ahead...
  • Nithari killer Surinder Koli kept in high security Meerut jail September 5, 2014

    Meerut: Nithari serial killer Surendra Koli who is to be hanged in Meerut on September 12, has been placed in a highsecurity barrack in Meerut jail, prison authorities said. Koli was placed in the high security barrack on Thursday night and two armed guards deployed outside his cell in order to...
  • Noida: Nithari killer Surinder Koli will be hanged on September 12, say jail authorities September 4, 2014

    Ghaziabad: Nithari serial murderer Surinder Koli will be hanged in Meerut on September 12, the superintendent of the Ghaziabad jail where he is currently lodged, said. A Ghaziabad court had, earlier on Thursday, issued a death warrant against Koli in connection with the brutal killing of a 14yearold girl Rimpa...
  • Noida Nithari killings: Court issues death warrant against Surinder Koli September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ghaziabad sessions court has issued a death warrant against Nithari serial murderer Surinder Koli in connection with the brutal killing of a 14yearold Rimpa Halder in 2005. It has sent the warrant to the Uttar Pradesh government for making necessary preparations for Koli's execution. President Pranab Mukhejree...
  • UP: Moninder Singh Pandher gets bail in 4 Nithari killings case August 4, 2014

    Allahabad: Moninder Singh Pandher, one of the accused in the infamous Nithari killings that rocked Noida in 2005 and 2006, has been granted bail in four cases by the Allahabad High Court. Even though Pandher got the bail on Monday but he cannot come out of jail yet as there...
  • President rejects mercy petitions of Nithari killer Surendra Koli, 5 others July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Mercy petitions of six death row convicts including Surendra Koli, found guilty in the sensational Nithari serial rapes and killings, have been rejected by President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday. Besides Koli, mercy pleas of sisters Renukabai and Seema (Maharashtra), Rajendra Pralhadrao Wasnik (Maharashtra), Jagdish (Madhya Pradesh) and Holiram Bordoloi...
  • Nithari killings: Home Minister Rajnath Singh rejects mercy petition of Surendra Koli June 18, 2014

    Government on Wednesday recommended the rejection of five mercy petitions including that of Surendra Koli sent to the gallows for the infamous serial killing of children in Nithari in Noida and of two sisters sentenced to death for murdering several children. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh signed five files recommending to...
  • 3 BJP MLAs resign from Rajasthan Assembly May 29, 2014

    Three BJP MLAs on Thursday resigned from Rajasthan Assembly after they were elected as MPs in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections. The three MPs Om Birla, Bahadur Koli and Santosh Ahlawat, who were elected to the Lok Sabha from Kota, Bharatpur and Jhunjhunu seats respectively, submitted their resignation to...
  • We were positive about chasing the target, says MS Dhoni April 4, 2014

    Mirpur: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said there was a "sense of calmness" in the innings break as the team backed itself to chase down the 173-run target set by South Africa in the ICC World T20 semi-final, here on Friday night. "There was a sense of calmness in the dressing...
  • Gujarat Congress fields Koli candidates for 3 LS seats in Saurashtra March 15, 2014

    Apparently keeping the 'caste factor' in mind, opposition Congress has fielded three candidates from the Koli (fisherman) community for Rajkot, Surendranagar and Bhavnagar seats in Saurashtra and Kutch regions. Sitting MP Kunvarji Bavaliya, Soma Koli and Pratap Rathod have been given tickets by the Congress for Rajkot, Surendranagar and Bhavnagar constituencies...
  • The philanthropists who built Mumbai December 23, 2013

    When the BandraWorli Sealink was finally opened to traffic on June 30, 2009, the media went into overdrive suggesting that the bridge over the creek separating north and south Mumbai was a symbol of new possibilities. Inaugurated after tens of thousands of residents witnessed a spectacular laser show and fireworks...
  • Kejriwal denies molestation charges against AAP MLA December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after Seemapuri Aam Aadmi Party MLA Dharmendra Koli was alleged to have molested a woman during his victory raly, the party's convener Arvind Kejriwal denied the charges and said that he he was just moving with a rally in front of former Congress MLA's house accompanied...
  • Congress leader says not sure if AAP MLA was involved in molestation December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Congress MLA Veer Singh Dhingan, whose wife accused AAP MLA Dharmender Koli of molestation and misbehaviour, has now said he is not sure whether Koli was involved in the incident during his victory march. He said that he has only been told by people that Koli was...
  • Delhi: AAP says molestation charge against MLA Dharmender Koli politically motivated December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Amidst the celebrations, there is a dampener for the Aam Aadmi Party. Their newly elected MLA from Seemapuri Dharmender Koli has been booked by the police for charges of molestation and outraging the modesty of a woman. However, Koli has denied the charge saying nothing like this happened....
  • Delhi: AAP MLA Dharmender Koli booked for molesting a woman December 9, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after the Aam Aadmi Party made a spectacular debut in the Delhi Assembly election, one of its MLAs Dharmender Koli from Seemapuri has been booked by the police for molesting and outraging the modesty of a woman. Significantly the FIR was filed on the complaint of the...
  • MTDC plans to develop Rs 250 crore marina at Nariman Point August 21, 2013

    In a bid to promote waterbased tourism, the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) has decided to develop a Rs 250crore marina at tony Nariman Point business district in the city. The corporation has invited expressions of interest to appoint consultants, from both domestic as well as international markets, to prepare a...
  • Injured AAP leader Santosh Koli succumbs to injuries August 7, 2013

    Aam Admi Party (AAP) leader Santosh Koli, who suffered critical injuries after being hit by a speeding car here June 30, has succumbed to her injuries, police said on Wednesday. Koli, the AAP candidate from Sundar Nagri assembly constituency in Delhi, died in a Gurgaon hospital on Tuesday night. The AAP...
  • Kejriwal aide Santosh Koli, who was injured in an accident, dies August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party activist Santosh Koli who was injured in an accident last month, succumbed to her injuries on Wednesday morning. She had been admitted to hospital on Tuesday evening after suffering a brain hemorrhage. Koli was critically injured when a car hit her bike last month. She...
  • AAP member has suffered severe head injuries, is battling for her life: Doctors July 1, 2013

    Santosh Koli, who was hit by a car on Sunday, has undergone a surgery in her head and is on life support. ...
  • AAP member's condition critical after she was hit by a car July 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party activist and candidate from Seemapuri Santosh Koli was critically injured when a car hit her bike on Sunday. Koli has undergone a surgery in her head and is on life support. The next 72 hours are said to be critical. She has been Kejriwal's aide for...
  • Delhi: AAP candidate from Seemapuri hit by car, battles for life June 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Santosh Koli, AAP activist and candidate from Seemapuri constituency was critically injured when a car hit her bike in front of the Kaushambi metro station, Ghaziabad. The incident happened around 3:30 pm on Sunday when she was on her way to office. Kuldeep Kanwar, an AAP volunteer from...
  • It's a classic start for Kannada movie 'Lakshmi' January 5, 2013

    If one goes by director Raghav Loki's plans his film, 'Lakshmi' will hit 200 theatres after it is been released. Some of his films in the past have come near to 195 theatres but not reached 200 theatres. Perhaps 'Lakshmi' breaks that record. It was of 30 to 40 minutes seen so...
  • Gujarat set to vote, Modi faces tough test in Saurashtra December 11, 2012

    Ahmedabad: The campaigning for the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections 2012 ended on Tuesday with Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi hitting out at each other. While the past few days saw Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi raising the war...
  • Nithari killings: Koli crossexamines witnesses May 16, 2012

    Ghaziabad: Nithari serial killings prime accused Surendra Koli, who is arguing his case himself, crossexamined witnesses in a Central Bureau of India (CBI) court for the second day on Wednesday. Koli, who was brought to the court from Dasna jail, cross examined victim Rimpa Haldar's sister Poornima Haldar and argued his...
  • Nithari case: Next hearing on February 14 February 1, 2012

    Ghaziabad: A police officer on Wednesday gave his testimony before a special CBI court in one of the cases of the sensational Nithari killings of 2006. Dinesh Yadav, the then Noida police circle officer, appeared in a special CBI court and recorded his statement in connection with the murder and rape...
  • CBI court postpones judgement in Nithari case December 16, 2011

    Ghaziabad: A special CBI court on Friday postponed its judgement in one of the cases in the sensational Nithari killings, citing inadequate evidence. CBI court special judge Shyam Lal did not pronounce the judgement in the murder case of Choti Payal, one of the victims in the gruesome killings in Noida...