Nitish Katara

  • Nitish Katara murder case: Complaint filed against Congress leader for demanding extortion 14-04-2014 06:56 PM

    A prime witness in Nitish Katara murder case has lodged a complaint against a Noida-based Congress leader and "close aide" of DP Yadav for allegedly demanding extortion in Sahibabad area in Ghaziabad. Ajay Katara in his complaint at Sahibabad police station of Ghaziabad, has alleged that Congress leader Kriparam Sharma,...
  • Nitish Katara murder: Mother Neelam satisfied with High Court order 02-04-2014 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: The mother of Nitish Katara, who was abducted and murdered in 2002, said her stand has been vindicated by the high court which held that the murder of her son was a case of honour killing. "This is an important stage and this battle for justice would continue....
  • Nitish Katara murder: HC upholds conviction, life term of the Yadavs 02-04-2014 10:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday upheld a trial court order sentencing three convicts in the Nitish Katara murder case to life imprisonment. The court dismissed the appeals of the three convicts - son and nephew of politician DP Yadav, Vikas and Vishal, and contract killer Sukhdev -...
  • Nitish Katara murder: Delhi HC verdict on Yadavs' plea today 02-04-2014 09:06 AM

    New Delhi: Twelve years after the murder of Nitish Katara, the Delhi High Court will on Wednesday deliver its judgement on the appeal filed by politician DP Yadav's son Vikas Yadav and nephew Vishal Yadav. A trial court had sentenced Vikas and Vishal Yadav to life imprisonment six years ago....
  • Cops guarding witness in Nitish Katra murder case offered Rs 50 lakh for not defending 05-01-2014 11:36 AM

    Three UP police constables, deputed for security of Ajay Katara " prime witness in the Nitish Katara murder case " on Saturday filed a complaint alleging that a colleague offered them Rs 50 lakh each for "not guarding" Ajay during an attack planned "at the behest of politician". The three...
  • Policemen guarding Ajay Katara offered Rs 50 lakh for not defending him 04-01-2014 10:15 PM

    Three UP police constables, deputed for security of Ajay Katra, prime witness in Nitish Katara murder case, filed a complaint on Saturday alleging their colleague offered them Rs 50 lakh each for "not defending" Ajay during an attack planned" at the behest of politician DP Yadav". The three constables, Harun...
  • Nitish Katara murder: High Court reserves judgment 17-04-2013 04:53 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday reserved its judgment on appeals of three convicts against a trial court verdict awarding them life imprisonment for abducting and killing Nitish Katara in 2002. A division bench of Justice Gita Mittal and Justice JR Midha reserved the judgment after all the...
  • Katara murder case: Vishal Yadav denied bail 18-11-2011 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to grant bail to Vishal Yadav, who along with his cousin Vikas, is serving life term for killing Nitish Katara in 2002. A bench of justices BS Chauhan and TS Thakur, however, asked the Delhi High Court to decide expeditiously the appeals...
  • If you have money, law is on your side: Neelam Katara 16-11-2011 11:40 AM

    Nitish Katara's mother, Neelam Katara commented on Manu Sharma getting a 5-day parole and said change is needed in Indian Penal Code. ...
  • Katara killer Vishal Yadav moves SC for bail 11-11-2011 08:21 PM

    New Delhi: Vishal Yadav, who along with his cousin Vikas, is serving life term for killing MBA graduate Nitish Katara in 2002, on Friday moved the Supreme Court for bail. Pleading for bail, he submitted in his petition that he was not keeping well and there was no "direct evidence"...
  • Vikas Yadav moves Delhi HC for four-day bail 09-11-2011 05:44 PM

    New Delhi: Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, on Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court seeking bail for four days. Yadav's lawyer told the court that Vikas needed to attend to some property related matters. Hearing the plea, the Delhi High Court asked the Delhi Police to reply to...
  • Katara killers avail 151 medical outings in 3 yrs 08-11-2011 08:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Yadav brothers, convicted in the murder of Nitish Katara, have been finding an easy get-away in hospitals. Fresh data reveals that Vikas and Vishal Yadav made 66 hospital visits from February 2010 to date. CNN-IBN had reported on Monday that the brothers made 85 hospital visits between...
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  • Is the parole system being misused by VIPs? 07-11-2011 10:19 PM

    The killers of Nitish Katara, Vikas and Vishal Yadav, sentenced to life imprisonment by the court, have been misusing the system to stay in government hospital for extended periods. ...
  • Nitish Katara killers live in luxury in hospital 07-11-2011 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: The killers of Nitish Katara, Vikas and Vishal Yadav, sentenced to life imprisonment by the court, have been misusing the system to stay in government hospital for extended periods. The Yadav brothers, who are sons of former MP and Uttar Pradesh strongman D P Yadav, have enjoyed 85...
  • Katara murder: HC rejects Vikas Yadav's plea 14-09-2011 09:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday rejected a plea of Vikas Yadav, serving life sentence along with cousin Vishal for killing MBA graduate Nitish Katara in Febraury 2002, for an early hearing of his appeal against the trial court's conviction and sentence order. A bench of justices AK...
  • Katara murder: Sukhdev Pehalwan gets life term 12-07-2011 04:12 PM

    New Delhi: Gangster Sukhdev Pehalwan, the third accused in the Nitish Katara kidnapping-cum-murder case, was on Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a Delhi Court. The punishment was pronounced by Additional Sessions Judge JR Aryan who on July 6 had held him guilty for helping former Rajya Sabha member DP...
  • Katara murder: Court finds third accused guilty 06-07-2011 03:25 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi sessions court on Wednesday held Sukhdev Pehelwan guilty in the Nitish Katara murder. It also held him guilty of destruction of evidence and kidnapping. Sukhdev Pehelwan was the third accused in the murder of Katara. He was present along with Vikas and Vishal Yadav during the...
  • Watch: Neelam Katara wins battle for justice 31-05-2008 02:16 AM

    In February, the technical committee – note the flatness of that first word – of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) met inside the corridors of Indian cricket's headquarters in Mumbai for a session that carried plenty of importance in these times of Twenty20 bonanzas. The agenda...
  • Bharti, a victim of society: Court | What happens now? 30-05-2008 10:11 PM

    Birmingham: West Indies wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin was fined 20 per cent of his match fee by the International Cricket Council on Monday for violating its code of conduct during the drawn third Test against England at Edgabston. After making only his second Test hundred on day four, Ramdin produced a...
  • Kataras vs Yadavs: Lawyers say battle isn't over yet 30-05-2008 08:38 PM

    Chennai: A young Tamil Nadu cricketer, PK Dharma, has been found dead at his residence in Kodambakkaram and local authorities believe it to be a suicide case. Dharma, 20, was found hanging in his house on Sunday afternoon a day after participating in a three-day Tamil Nadu Cricketers' Association first-division...
  • I respect the decision of the court: Neelam Katara 30-05-2008 08:26 PM

    Dubai: Nigel Llong of England is the latest addition to the Elite Panel of ICC umpires, replacing Billy Doctrove who last week announced his retirement from international cricket. Llong will join the Elite Panel for the 2012-13 season, starting July 1, and will join 13 other international umpires at the...
  • We are victims of political vendetta: D P Yadav 30-05-2008 08:03 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan legspinner Danish Kaneria will appear before the England and Wales Cricket Board [ECB] hearing into the spot-fixing from June 18 and will leave for London with his lawyer on Thursday. The ECB committee has charged Kaneria and his former Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield with spot-fixing. Danish has finally...