Plea

  • Bail plea of Muzaffarnagar riots accused rejected 2 days ago

    A local court has rejected the bail plea of six persons accused of killing three locals in Lank village during the riots in the district in September last year. Additional District and Sessions Judge Jitender Kumar on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of six accused Satbir, Arun Kumar, Ravinder, Ramvir, Pradeep...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Court rejects bail plea of murder accused August 5, 2014

    A local court has rejected the bail plea of a riot accused in connection with a murder case in Muzaffarnagar. The District Sessions Judge, Vijay Laxmi has rejected bail plea of a riot accused Haim Singh saying that there are serious allegations him. According to prosecution, one Nazar Mohd was murdered in...
  • Court rejects bail plea of a riot accused August 3, 2014

    A local court has rejected the bail plea of a man accused of murdering a villager during the riots in the district last year. Additional District and Sessions Judge Jitender Kumar on Saturday rejected the bail plea of the accused Kala alias Vijai in the murder case in Kharad village of...
  • SC seeks SEBI's response on Sahara's plea to sell overseas hotels July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday asked market regulator SEBI to respond to Sahara group's plead to permit it to sell its three overseas hotels to mobilise Rs.10,000 crore as a part repayment of investors money raised by its two companies - a condition for the release of jailed...
  • Delhi HC refuses to interfere in CWG wrestlers selection July 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday refused to interfere in a plea filed by wrestler Anil Dhankar over his selection for the 2014 Commonwealth Games at Glasgow. The Asian Games medalist was not selected for the tournament. "This court would like to remind the Ministry of Sports not...
  • Bail plea of Muzaffarnagar riots accused rejected June 5, 2014

    A local court has rejected the bail plea of an accused in the Kutba killing case that took place during the riots in the district last year. Additional District and Sessions Judge Jitender Kumar on Wednesday rejected the bail plea of accused Jogender Kumar. According to prosecution, eight persons, including a woman,...
  • Subrata to stay in jail as SC rejects plea to put him under house arrest June 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed FS Nariman as amicus curiae in the Sahara case and rejected its chief Subrata Roy's plea to put him under house arrest. Roy had sought modification of an earlier SC order asking him to pay Rs 5,000 crore in cash besides a...
  • SC to hear Tejpal's plea for extending interim bail today June 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal's plea seeking extension of his interim bail in a sexual assault case. A bench comprising justices JS Khehar and C Nagappan will hear the plea. Tejpal is seeking extension of his interim bail by six weeks on...
  • AirAsia India all set to fly as HC refuses to stay grant of licence May 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to stay the grant of flying license to airline AirAsia India by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Pradeep Nandrajog disposed of the application filed by Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA), saying that...
  • Hate speech case: Giriraj Singh's anticipatory bail plea rejected April 28, 2014

    New Delhi: In more trouble for BJP leader Giriraj Singh, his anticipatory bail was rejected by a Jharkhand court on Monday. The Bokaro police have been on the lookout for him for over a week. He was nowhere to be found when the police raided his home. A Patna court, however,...
  • Pakistan court rejects Musharraf's plea against prosecutor April 18, 2014

    Islamabad: Pakistan's special court hearing the high treason case against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf on Friday rejected his petition against the appointment of the prosecutor. Registrar Abdul Ghani, while announcing the court's decision on the petition filed by 70-year-old Musharraf, declared it inadmissible for hearing and rejected it. In its ruling,...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Bail plea of 3 murder accused rejected April 18, 2014

    A local court rejected the bail plea of three persons accused of killing two brothers during the riots in Muzaffarnagar last year. District sessions judge Vijay Laxmi on Thursday rejected bail plea of Sehdev, Ajit Singh and Amardeep, accused of killing brothers Shahid and Nawab on September 9 last year, during communal...
  • Court rejected bail plea of Muzaffarnagar riot accused April 12, 2014

    A local court here has rejected the bail plea of an accused in a Muzaffaranagar riots case related to the killing of eight persons, including a woman, in Kutba village. Additional District Sessions Judge Jitendra Kumar on Friday rejected the bail plea of Kunwar Pal, one of the 50 accused in...
  • HC rejects Thackeray's estranged son Jaidev's plea for relief on the late leader's will April 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Thursday refused to grant interim relief to Jaidev, estranged son of Shiv Sena supremo late Balasaheb Thackeray, seeking to restrain the beneficiaries of his father's will from selling or disposing of the family properties. Uddhav Thackeray, Executive President of Sena and son of the...
  • Bangladesh court rejects libel plea against Khaleda Zia March 31, 2014

    A Bangladeshi court on Monday rejected a libel suit filed against former premier Khaleda Zia on charges of "distorting the history" by claiming that her late husband Ziaur Rahman was the nation's first president. Dhaka's Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Shamsul Arefin said the petition against Zia, the chairperson of the main opposition...
  • SC commutes deathpenalty of Delhi blast convict Bhullar to life March 31, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Monday commuted death sentence of 1993 Delhi blast convict Devinder Pal Singh Bhullar to life imprisonment. The apex court has commuted his sentence on two grounds - Bhullar was suffering mental illness and the court said that there has been inordinate delay of 8 years by...
  • Rape accused IAS officer BB Mohanty's bail plea moved to court of women March 12, 2014

    A local court on Wednesday referred the anticipatory bail plea of suspended IAS officer B B Mohanty, who has been accused of raping a civil services aspirant, to a court dedicated for cases of atrocities against women. Mohanty, who has been accused of rape by the 22-year-old civil services aspirant, had through...
  • SC dismisses Centre's review plea on mercy petitions March 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a review petition by the Centre which sought that the top court revisit its January order of commuting death sentences if there is a delay in deciding mercy petitions. The Supreme Court had commuted death penalties of 15 convicts to life sentences after...
  • A-G seeks time in Bhullar's case, SC adjourns hearing till March 26 March 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned the hearing on death row convict Devender Pal Singh Bhullar till March 26 as Attorney General GE Vahanvati has sought more time on grounds that the government is yet to take a decision on Bhullar's mercy plea. The Centre had earlier assured the...
  • Delhi HC to hear 'Gulaab Gang' producers' plea against stay on release March 6, 2014

    The Delhi High Court on Thursday agreed to hear the appeal of 'Gulaab Gang' film producers who have challenged its order staying release of the movie which is claimed to be based on the life of activist Sampat Pal and her organisation Gulabi Gang. A bench of Acting Chief Justice B...
  • Sexual assault case: Court denies bail to Asaram for the third time March 1, 2014

    The sessions court here on Friday rejected the bail petition of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, arrested in a rape case. Judge G K Upadhyaya said that a bail could not be given at this stage as the charges were of "serious nature". This is the third time Asaram has been denied...
  • Riot accused BJP MLA Rajkumar Thukral's bail plea rejected February 28, 2014

    A court here on Friday rejected the bail plea of BJP MLA Rajkumar Thukral, who had surrendered recently in connection with a case of rioting, after being on the run for four months. District and Sessions Judge of Udhamsingh Nagar R C Kukreti refused to grant him bail on account of...
  • Former CM ND Tiwari's mediation plea dismissed in paternity suit case March 1, 2014

    The Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed a plea by veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari seeking mediation in a paternity suit filed by a man for Tiwari to be declared his biological father. Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw dismissed Tiwari's plea after 32-year-old Rohit Shekhar, who claims that the 90-year-old Tiwari is...
  • Supreme Court to hear Sahara chief Subrata Roy's plea today February 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Friday hear the plea by Sahara chief Subrata Roy after he moved the apex court asking it recall the non-bailable warrant. Roy, on Thursday, tendered an "unconditional apology" to the Supreme Court for his non-appearance in a contempt case and sought recall of...
  • SC to decide on mercy plea of Rajiv Gandhi's assassins today February 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Tuesday deliver its judgement on the mercy petition by former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's assassins. They are seeking to commute their death sentence on grounds of delay in deciding their mercy plea. The judgement will be delivered by a bench headed by Chief Justice...
  • SC refuses to entertain plea on Telangana February 17, 2014

    Ten days after refusing to stay the tabling of the Telangana Bill in Parliament, the Supreme Court on Monday once againg dismissed two petitions challenging division of Andhra Pradesh. The apex court said it cannot take a different stand and different view from what it had taken on February 7 while...
  • 2002 Naroda Patiya case: Maya Kodnani's bail plea to come up in SC today February 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a plea by former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani seeking extension of interim bail for her medical treatment. The apex court had extended her interim bail on Thurday. Kodnani suffered burn injuries at her home on February 8 while she was on three...
  • Bhanwari Devi murder: Mahipal gets conditional permission to attend ailing father February 12, 2014

    A court in Jodhpur on Wednesday granted a conditional permission to Mahipal Maderna, a key accused in Bhanwari Devi abduction and murder case, for attending to his ailing father in the ICU. Mahipal's father, Parasram Maderna, a veteran Congress leader, was admitted to the ICU of the SMS Hospital in Jaipur on...
  • Nido Taniam death case: Bail plea of accused to come up in court today February 11, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after the post mortem report of Arunchal Pradesh student Nido Taniam suggested that he died of injuries caused to his head and face, bail plea of the three accused will come up in the Saket court on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Delhi High Court will also hear...
  • Rajasthan High Court turns down Asaram's bail plea for second time February 10, 2014

    Jodhpur: Rajasthan High Court has once again turned down the bail plea of self-styled godman Asaram, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a minor girl in his Jodhpur ashram. Justice Nirmal Jeet Kaur, while pronouncing the order, rejected arguments of the defence counsel and senior advocate Ram Jethmalani, who had...