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  • 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 Bandra-Worli 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 10, 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 water-based tourism, the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) has decided to develop a Rs 250-crore 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 cross-examines witnesses May 16, 2012

    Ghaziabad: Nithari serial killings prime accused Surendra Koli, who is arguing his case himself, cross-examined 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...
  • 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...
  • Identity of five Nithari victims still a mystery July 3, 2011

    New Delhi: Over four years after the grisly Nithari killings came to light, the identity of five of the victims, whose bones were found in a drain in Noida, remains a mystery with their DNA profile not matching with any of the claimants. The forensic experts were able to create DNA...
  • Witness turns hostile in Nithari killings case June 4, 2011

    Ghaziabad: A prosecution witness appearing in a case related to the Nithari killings turned hostile on Saturday during cross examination. Neelam, a witness in Badi Payal, 21, related to the serial killings, recanted on her previous statement and refused to identify Sub-Inspector Simran Kaur, an accused in the case in along...
  • Hang Koli at the earliest: Rimpa's mother May 10, 2011

    Ghaziabad: Mother of the Nithari killings' victim Rimpa Haldar on Tuesday demanded early execution of Surender Koli, convicted for the murder of her daughter and said he did not deserve any mercy. Dolly said that she heaved a sigh of relief on hearing about the death warrant issued for Kohli, but...
  • Koli to be hanged between May 24 & May 31 May 10, 2011

    Ghaziabad: A special court has ordered that Surender Koli, sentenced to death in the sensational Nithari serial killings case, be hanged between May 24 and May 31 following which he has filed a mercy petition. The Ghaziabad jail authorities sent his mercy petition to the Uttar Pradesh Governor who will...
  • Nithari: No blood, semen traces in samples May 5, 2011

    Ghaziabad: CFSL chief scientist VK Mahapatra on Thursday told a special CBI court that he neither found any blood stains nor detected semen during forensic examination of the samples related to three cases in the infamous Nithari killings. The chief scientist of the Delhi-based Central Forensic Science Laboratory appeared as a...
  • Nithari: Pandher becomes unconscious in jail April 18, 2011

    Ghaziabad: Moninder Singh Pandher, accused in the Nithari serial killings, on Monday became unconscious and fell down in his cell in Dasna jail, where he is lodged, jail sources said. Pandher, in his 50s, is a diabetic patient and fell unconscious around 8 pm. He was...
  • Nithari accused Koli requests for new lawyer March 31, 2011

    Ghaziabad: Surender Koli, one of the main accused in the sensational Nithari killings case, on Thursday told a court in Ghaziabad that he wanted to replace the lawyer defending him saying he got the death sentence in one case because of the advocate's "incompetency". Koli, in his application told to the...
  • Nithari case: SC upholds death sentence for Koli February 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Surinder Koli's death sentence has been upheld by the Supreme Court in a case related to the gruesome Nithari killings. Koli had approached the apex court after he was sentenced to death by the trial court and the Allahabad High Court in the Rimpa Haldar case, one of...
  • Nithari case: Supreme Court pulls up CBI February 9, 2011

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for making excuses to get an adjournment on a petition by Surendra Koli, sentenced to death in the Nithari serial killing case of 2006. An apex court bench of Justices Markandey Katju and Gyan Sudha Misra...