Nirupama Pathak

  • Nirupama's death: HC quashes proceedings against lover April 30, 2013

    Ranchi: Jharkhand High Court on Tuesday quashed the criminal proceedings instituted against journalist Priyabhansu Ranjan in connection with his journalist girl friend Nirupama Pathak's death in Kodarma three years ago. Quashing the petition filed by Nirupama's family accusing Ranjan of aid, abetment and instigation of her...
  • Nirupama Pathak death: warrant against father March 6, 2011

    Koderma: A local court on Saturday issued warrants against the boyfriend, father and brother of Delhi-based journalist Nirupama Pathak in connection with her death here on April 29 last year under mysterious circumstances. Chief Judicial Magistrate, NK Agarwal, issued the warrant, four days after the police submitted before the court...
  • Cops fail to frame charges in journo death case August 3, 2010

    Ranchi: A Jharkhand court has given bail to Sudha Pathak, the mother of 23-year-old journalist Nirupama Pathak who was found dead in her home on April 29, after police failed to file a chargesheet within the stipulated period of 90 days from the day of her arrest. Sudha was arrested on...
  • Suicide note written by journo Nirupama: report June 22, 2010

    Ranchi: Delhi journalist Nirupama Pathak, who was found dead in her Jharkhand home on April 29, had herself written her suicide note, the forensic report has confirmed. "The forensic report which has been submitted in the court says that the handwriting on the suicide note was of Nirupama Pathak," Arun Mishra,...
  • Nirupama was killed, claims forensic report May 18, 2010

    Koderma: The preliminary report by Jharkhand State Forensic Science Laboratory in the death case of Nirupama Pathak case claims that the young journalist was murdered. The conclusion was arrived at because the fan, which Nirupama's family claims she used to hang herself, was found in perfect shape. Moreover, the marks around her...
  • Journalist Nirupama's mother denied bail May 15, 2010

    Ranchi: A court in Jharkhand's Koderma district on Saturday rejected the bail petition of dead journalist Nirupama Pathak's mother Sudha, who is under arrest in connection with her daughter’s death. Chief Judicial Magistrate N K Agrawal rejected the bail petition while police in Koderma continued to interrogate Sudha in jail in...
  • Nirupama death: mother to file fresh bail plea May 14, 2010

    Koderma (Jharkhand): A day after she filed a petition in court seeking bail, Sudha Pathak, the mother of deceased journalist Nirupama, on Friday withdrew it to make a fresh appeal with additional inputs. Her counsel pleaded before Chief Judicial Magistrate N K Aggarwal in Koderma that she was withdrawing her bail...
  • Dead journo Nirupama's mother moves bail plea May 13, 2010

    Koderma: Sudha Pathak, mother of New Delhi-based journalist Nirupama who was killed in a mysterious state in an alleged case of honour killing, on Thursday moved her bail application in a local court. The bail application was moved before Chief Judicial Magistrate NK Aggarwal's court in Koderma and the case will...
  • Nirupama's clothes sent for forensic test May 11, 2010

    Hazaribagh: Nirupama's boyfriend Priyabhanshu Ranjan has sought a CBI probe into the alleged honour killing case. He will move court on Tuesday seeking a CBI inquiry as also cancellation of the FIR against him. A police team from Koderma was in Delhi to question Priyabhanshu. Nirupama's mother has already...
  • Nirupama, boyfriend's families blame each other May 11, 2010

    Koderma: Journalist Nirupama Pathak's death is still a mystery. But allegations and counter allegation between families of both Nirupama and her boyfriend Priyabhanshu Ranjan continue. "Police is framing my wife and is converting a suicide case into a murder. Priyabhanshu has never spoken to us about the relationship & marriage. His...
  • Nirupama's boyfriend moves HC, wants CBI probe May 10, 2010

    Ranchi: Priyabhnashu Ranjan, the boyfriend of Delhi journalist Nirupama Pathak who was found killed in her home in Jharkhand on April 29, filed a writ petition in the Jharkhand High Court on Monday seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe in her murder. "We have filed a writ petition in...
  • Nirupama case: 10 days on, police clueless May 10, 2010

    Ten days have passed since Delhi based journalist died. Yet police are clueless whether it was suicide or murder. ...
  • Nirupama death: Not much headway into probe May 10, 2010

    New Delhi: Still no clarity on whether the death of journalist Nirupama Pathak was a murdered or a case of suicide. The Koderma police will send articles recovered from Nirupama's house for forensic test. Meanwhile, Nirupama's mother Sudha Pathak has been brought back to Koderma jail. She was released on parole...
  • Nirupama death case: Cops to quiz doctors May 10, 2010

    Newq Delhi: Even after 10 days there is still in clarity on whether Delhi journalist Nirupama Pathak's death was a case of suicide or murder. Police are now planning to question the doctors who conducted the autopsy to understand how they determined that her death was caused by smothering. ...
  • 'Nirupama's family implicating Priyabhanshu' May 9, 2010

    Koderma: Jharkhand Police have made little headway in the death case of journalist Nirupama Pathak even as 10 days have passed since she was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her home in Jhumri Tilayia. Her boyfriend Priyabhanshu Ranjan's family has claimed that she was locked up in the bathroom of...
  • Journalist Nirupama's mother released on parole May 9, 2010

    Koderma (Jharkhand): The mother of scribe Nirupama Pathak, who was arrested last week in connection with the alleged honour killing of her daughter, was on Sunday released on parole for three days to attend the post-death rituals. Koderma Jail Superintendent Martin Ranjan said that Subha Pathak was allowed to go...
  • 10 days gone, journo's death mystery still May 8, 2010

    It has been almost ten days since journalist Nirupama Pathak was found dead at her residence in Koderma, Jharkhand. Despite her mother's arrest it doesn’t seem as if the case has reached a logical end. ...
  • Journo Nirupama's boyfriend charged with rape May 7, 2010

    Koderma/New Delhi: Jharkhand Police on Friday charged dead journalist Nirupama Pathak's boyfriend Priyabhanshu Ranjan with rape, abetment to suicide and criminal intimidation. Priyabhanshu was charged after Nirupama's family approached the court asking for a case to be filed against him. Nirupama's family had moved two applications before the Koderma court. The...
  • Court orders FIR against dead journo's boyfriend May 7, 2010

    Ranchi: A Jharkhand court on Friday directed police to lodge a first information report (FIR) against Priyabhanshu Ranjan, boyfriend of Delhi journalist Nirupama Pathak who died under mysterious circumstances April 29. The court directed police to lodge an FIR against Ranjan under different sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), including...
  • Nirupama's brother says boyfriend to blame May 7, 2010

    Ranchi: In a new twist to the mysterious death of Delhi journalist Nirupama Pathak, her brother has now moved two applications seeking to register a case against Nirupama's boyfriend pressing charges of rape, cheating, abetment to suicide and criminal intimidation. Jharkand Police have seized her boyfriend Priyabanshu's mobile phone. They will...
  • Doubts raised over Nirupama's autopsy report May 6, 2010

    New Delhi: Jharkhand Police say they are convinced that journalist Nirupama Pathak was murdered, and didn't commit suicide. Nirupama's mother remains the prime suspect in the case. But now there is confusion on whether norms were violated during the autopsy of Nirupama's body. Koderma district chief civil surgeon Pranoy Mohan has...
  • Docs failed to keep dead journo's viscera May 5, 2010

    Koderma: The district medical officer sought an explanation from doctors, who conducted autopsy on the body of journalist Nirupama Pathak whose death in her home here is being suspected as a case of honour killing by her family. An explanation has been sought from the three doctors, who conducted the post-mortem,...
  • Mystery continues over journo’s death May 5, 2010

    Nirupama's death has also shocked the National Commission for Women. ...
  • CNN-IBN exclusive: Killing your own May 4, 2010

    Nirupama Pathak fell in love with a man outside of here caste and paid with her life. The 22-year-old journalist was smothered to death allegedly by her own mother. India too falling prey to medieval instincts of honour killings? ...
  • Nirupama murder: a victim of caste divide May 4, 2010

    A couple elopes and gets married despite the caste divide, only to be killed by their family. Going from celluloid to reality often needs just one tragic step ...
  • Killed journo's mother uncooperative in probe May 4, 2010

    Ranchi: The slain Delhi journalist Nirupama Pathak's mother, arrested for alleged involvement in the murder of her daughter, was tightlipped during interrogation but seemed to know a lot, police in Jharkhand said Tuesday. They sent their report to the National Commission for Women (NCW). Sudha Pathak was arrested Monday and...
  • Killed Delhi journalist’s mother arrested May 4, 2010

    A day after a 23-year-old journalist with a reputed business daily was found dead. The police arrested her mother on the basis of circumstantial evidence. Its now a case which is increasingly being probed as a case of honour killing. ...
  • Journalist found dead, mother arrested May 3, 2010

    Koderma: Police on Monday arrested the mother of Delhi-based journalist Nirupama Pathak, who was found dead at her home here, even as it was probing if it was a case of honour killing. Pathak's mother, Subha, was arrested on murder charges. Earlier, Subha and her husband Dharmesh were detained for questioning...