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  • IOA delegation to go to Lausanna for talks November 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Rattled by the International Olympic's committee's renewed threat to suspend India, the IOA is sending a twomember delegation to Lausanne to meet top IOC officials and resolve the vexed issues surrounding its upcoming elections. After a series of meetings among top IOA officials right through the day, it...
  • HC seeks Radia's reply about ban on book on her June 3, 2011

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday sought response from corporate lobbyist Niira Radia on an application seeking vacation of stay on the release and circulation of the book 'Close Encounters with Niira Radia' authored by advocate R K Anand. Justice V K Jain issued notice to Radia, Director of...
  • National Games chairman snubs Kalmadi February 1, 2011

    New Delhi: Sacked Commonwealth Games Organising committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi was snubbed by the chairman of the National Games R K Anand on Tuesday. Speaking to CNNIBN, Anand said it's better if Kalmadi doesn't come for the National Games inauguration on February 12, adding that it's up to the IOA chairman...
  • BMW Case: Quantum of sentence to be announced today September 3, 2008

    New Delhi: The Patiala House Court is likely to deliver the quantum of the sentence in the BMW hitandrun case on Wednesday. The court had held the main accused Sanjeev Nanda guilty on Tuesday. Nanda was convicted under Section 304 (2) of the IPC, culpable homicide not amounting to murder ...
  • Court slams Nanda, drunk driving | Law catches up September 2, 2008

    New Delhi: The Delhi court which on Tuesday convicted businessman Sanjeev Nanda in the BMW hitandrun case has said he deserved strict punishment because of "drunken driving". The court said if "drunken driving" results in the death of a person, it takes the crime out of the purview of section 304A...
  • Chronology of the BMW hitand run case September 2, 2008

    New Delhi: On Jan 10, 1999, Sanjeev Nanda, son of arms dealer Suresh Nanda and grandson of former navy chief S.M. Nanda, mowed down six people under his BMW. More than nine years later, he was on Tuesday declared guilty of the crime by a Delhi court. From Jan 10, 1999...
  • Drunk and driving: The BMW case in nine years September 2, 2008

    New Delhi: Nine years after the BMW hit and run case, the Patiala House court is likely to pronounce its verdict on the case on Tuesday. On January 10, 1999 at 0430 hrs IST on Lodhi road, South Delhi, an over speeding black BMW car lost its control and ran...
  • BMW sting case: Lawyers protest HC's verdict August 23, 2008

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court may have sent a strong message by punishing criminal lawyers R K Anand and I U khan in the BMW sting case. But lawyers in the Capital are unhappy with the verdict. On Friday Bar Association in the Delhi district court went on strike, protesting...
  • Stung by HC verdict, RK Anand defends himself August 22, 2008

    New Delhi: In a rare verdict by the Delhi High Court, two of the country's top criminal lawyers, R K Anand and I U Khan have been held guilty of colluding with a witness in the highprofile BMW hitandrun case. Responding to the verdict, Anand spoke with CNNIBN from Beijing and...
  • High court not authorised to debar Anand, Khan: lawyers August 21, 2008

    New Delhi : The Delhi High Court's decision to debar two senior advocates for trying to bribe the key witness in the 1999 BMW hitandrun case has not been welcomed by the lawyers community, which says the high court is not authorised to prevent a lawyer from appearing in court. "I...
  • BJP welcomes verdict on BMW expose case August 21, 2008

    New Delhi: While the BJP welcomed the Delhi High Court verdict pronounced on Thursday against senior advocates RK Anand and IU Khan for obstructing justice in the BMW expose case, the Congress party said the incident shows that there is a need to evaluate professional ethics. A division bench of the...
  • BMW case not first time public prosecutors erred August 21, 2008

    New Delhi: The conversation between the main witness in the BMW case, Sunil Kulkarni and theh defense lawyer R K Anand has once again brought into focus the alleged nexus between the defense and the prosecution. An excerpt from the conversation, caught on hidden camera by a private news channel...
  • BMW Case: HC lawyers guilty of helping Nanda August 21, 2008

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday convicted senior advocates R K Anand and I U Khan in the BMW expose case for obstructing administration of justice after a sting operation by a television channel had alleged collusion between the prosecution and the defence in the highprofile BMW hitandrun...
  • Bar Council suspends BMW case lawyers June 4, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Monday suspended senior advocates R K Anand and I U Khan, who were shown by a TV channel allegedly influencing a witness in the sensational BMW case. Showcause notices were also issued to the two advocates as to why action should not...
  • Anand, Khan get showcause notice June 2, 2007

    New Delhi: The Delhi Bar Council has issued showcause notice to defence counsel R K Anand and I U Khan, who was the public prosecutor in the BMW Case before being dropped by Delhi Police. Both Anand and Khan were caught on camera colluding to save Sanjeev Nanda main accused...
  • Court reviews raw footage of BMW sting June 2, 2007

    New Delhi: The private news channel which had carried out a sting operation earlier this week to establish a collusion between the prosecution and the defence in the sensational BMW case, placed a CD containing the unedited video of the entire operation before a Delhi court on Friday. The material was...
  • Now, the Bar looks into BMW expose June 2, 2007

    New Delhi: After the Delhi High Court and the trial court, even the Delhi Bar Council has taken notice of the BMW expose. A threemember fact finding team has been set up to investigate the alleged nexus between the prosecution and the defense. The tables have turned completely for the two...
  • I was not in the BMW, says Nanda June 1, 2007

    New Delhi: In a new twist to the infamous 1999 BMW hit and run case, prime accused Sanjeev Nanda claimed on Friday that he was not present at the scene of crime at all. A day after prosecution lawyer I U Khan was dropped after a sting operation showed him...