Special Courts

  • Sexual assault case: Judicial custody of former minister Babulal Nagar extended 26-11-2013 07:04 AM

    A court in Jaipur on Monday extended, till Dec 9, the judicial custody of former Rajasthan minister of state for dairy and rural industries Babulal Nagar, arrested for allegedly raping a married woman, a lawyer said. The former minister was produced in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court,...
  • Minor rape victim records her statement in front of special court 16-08-2013 06:10 PM

    A five-year-old girl, who was raped allegedly by two men in east Delhi leading to a huge protest, on Friday, appeared before a court in New Delhi and recorded her statement. Additional Sessions Judge (ASJ) Sanjay Garg recorded the testimony of the child through video conferencing after the court was...
  • Italian marines trial: Special court to be announced 01-04-2013 09:43 AM

    New Delhi: The announcement for the special court where the trial of the two Italian marines will be conducted is expected on Monday. The announcement will be made by the Attorney General. The marines, Massimiliano Latore and Salvatore Girone, were arrested in connection with the murder of two Kerala fishermen...
  • Trial begins in Swiss woman gangrape case 31-03-2013 01:15 AM

    Datia: The trial in the Swiss woman gangrape case began in Datia on Saturday with two prosecution witnesses recording their statements before a special court. All the six accused in the case were produced before Additional District Judge (ADJ) Jitendra Kumar Sharma, prosecution sources said. Two prosecution witnesses out of...
  • Special Court orders release of Lankan fishermen 27-03-2013 06:48 PM

    Tuticorin: A special court in Ramanathapuram on Wednesday ordered the release of five Sri Lankan fishermen who were arrested off Tuticorin coast by the Indian Coastguard on March 17, 2013. A consultative committee meeting of the Tuticorin District collector, Superintendent of Police, Indian Coastguard officials and Intelligence officials, came to...
  • Special courts for Muslims an 'eyewash', say Muslim organisations 26-03-2013 06:50 AM

    New Delhi: Muslims organizations have expressed skepticism over the home ministry's proposal to set up special courts for speedy trial of Muslim youth falsely implicated in terror-related cases, terming the move a "lollipop" for the community. Gulzar Azmi of Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind said the move has been made with an eye...
  • 'Setting up of court for Italian marines trial delayed' 25-03-2013 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: Home Ministry sources said on Monday that the setting up a special court for the trial of Italian marines may be delayed. Home ministry has sought clarification on a Supreme Court order about setting up the special court. It is consulting top law officers including the Attorney General...
  • Special courts for Muslim youth soon, says Minority affairs minister 24-03-2013 03:00 AM

    New Delhi: Special courts would be set up soon for Muslim youth accused of various offences, including terror-related charges, Minister for Minority Affairs K Rahman Khan said in New Delhi on Saturday. He said that his ministry had written to the home ministry in February 2013 asking "cases against Muslim...
  • Kerala CM seeks special court to try marines at Kollam 23-03-2013 08:34 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday asked the Centre to set up the special court at Kollam district to conduct the trial of the two Italian marines charged with the killing of two Indian fishermen. In a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Chandy demanded that the Sessions...
  • 2G case trial to resume on Monday 01-01-2012 09:47 AM

    New Delhi: After a week's break, the trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, involving former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and corporate honchos as accused, will resume on Monday in a Delhi court. The day-to-day trial in the special court had to be adjourned for a...
  • Special Court postpones Jaya's case to Aug 1 27-07-2011 04:51 PM

    Bangalore: A Special Court on Wednesday posted to August 1, the hearing of two applications filed by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, seeking exemption from personal appearance and that she be allowed to make a written submission in the disproportionate case against her. She had also sought provision of video...
  • 2G: Raja names Chidambaram, PM in court 25-07-2011 11:03 AM

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister and 2G accused A Raja on Monday dragged in the Prime Minister and then finance minister Chidambaram names while defending himself in court. Defending himself before a special CBI court for the first time, Raja said that the Prime Minister was aware of the sale...
  • Balwas withdraw bail plea Kanimozhi hearing 20-06-2011 06:07 PM

    New Delhi: Minutes after the Supreme Court dismissed the bail plea of DMK MP Kanimozhi, an accused in 2G scam case, the three other accused, including Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa, withdrew their pleas for similar relief from the Delhi High Court. "In view of the apex court's order...
  • 2G case: court takes cognizance of chargesheet 02-04-2011 05:38 PM

    New Delhi: A court exclusively set up for the 2G Spectrum scam on Saturday took cognizance of the chargesheet filed by CBI against former Telecom Minister A Raja and eight others saying "there is enough incriminating material to proceed against the accused persons". "I have carefully gone through the FIR,...
  • Sentencing in Godhra train burning case today 01-03-2011 07:00 AM

    New Delhi: A special court is expected to announce the quantum of punishment for the 31 people convicted in the 2002 Godhra train burning case on Tuesday. They were found guilty of criminal conspiracy and murder last Tuesday. The prosecution has sought death penalty for all those convicted. The court...
  • Verdict in fourth Nithari killing case today 22-12-2010 09:18 AM

    New Delhi: The verdict in the Nithari killings case is expected to be announced on Wednesday. A special CBI court will deliver the verdict in the case of rape and murder of a 12-year-old girl in which Moninder Singh Pandher and his domestic help Surender Koli are the prime accused....
  • CBI special court convicts former IGP K Lakshmana 27-10-2010 04:55 PM

    Kochi: Forty years after the brutal killing of Naxal leader, A Varghese, CBI Special Court here on Wednesday convicted former IGP K Lakshmana in the case while acquitting former DGP P Vijayan giving him the benefit of doubt. Varghese was gunned downed by police in cold blood in the Thiruvenlli...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Amit Shah's bail plea rejected 08-10-2010 06:24 PM

    Ahmedabad: In more embarrassment for former Gujarat minister Amit Shah, a special court on Friday rejected his bail application saying he may misuse his political powers to hamper investigation in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, in which he is an accused. Special CBI Judge G K Upadhyaya passed the...
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  • Govt to set up special court for 7/11 08-11-2006 12:35 PM

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