Conviction

Nitish Katara murder case: SC upholds conviction of Vikas Yadav, cousin Vishal, Sukhdev Pehalwan

Nitish Katara murder case: SC upholds conviction of Vikas Yadav, cousin Vishal, Sukhdev Pehalwan

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the conviction of three convicts -Yadav, Vishal Yadav, Sukhdev Pehalwan - in the 2002 Nitish Katara murder case.

Aug 17, 2015, 16:31 PM IST
Hit-and-run case: Bombay HC adjourns hearing on Salman's appeal against conviction

Hit-and-run case: Bombay HC adjourns hearing on Salman's appeal against conviction

In a fresh development, the Bombay High Court has reportedly adjourned the hearing on actor Salman Khan's appeal against conviction in hit-and-run case to July 1.

Jun 15, 2015, 12:40 PM IST
Politicos meeting Salman after conviction undesirable: Pawar

Politicos meeting Salman after conviction undesirable: Pawar

NCP President Sharad Pawar today strongly disapproved of "enthusiasm" shown by certain politicians in calling on Bollywood superstar Salman Khan at his residence after his conviction in the 2002 hit-and-run case.

May 08, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

No immediate plan to fill vacancy caused by Pacheco: CM

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar Tuesday said he has no immediate plans to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Rural Development Minister Francisco Micky Pacheco, even as intense lobbying was on within the ruling coalition for the vacant berth.

Apr 07, 2015, 11:46 AM IST

Ex-Wales forward rugby Ian Gough wins assault case appeal

Former Wales international Ian Gough had his conviction for assaulting his glamour model ex-girlfriend overturned by a south London court on Tuesday.

Mar 31, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Dr Subhash Chandra Show: What should be the qualities of a leader?

This week Dr Subhash Chandra Show reached the beautiful, Symbiosis International University's Lavale campus, Pune.

Mar 28, 2015, 22:53 PM IST

Malaysian court to rule next week on Anwar's royal pardon

A court here will announce its decision next week on petition for a royal pardon to Malaysia's jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim over his sodomy conviction.

Mar 27, 2015, 14:50 PM IST

US court overturns conviction of Australian once held at Guantanamo

A U.S. military appeals court on Wednesday threw out the conviction of Australian David Hicks on a terrorism-related charge, saying the activity for which he was convicted did not become a crime until years after he was captured in Afghanistan.

Feb 19, 2015, 05:29 AM IST

166 people convicted, 389 acquitted under POCSO Act

 The accused in 166 cases have been convicted under Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012 and a majority of these convictions happened in Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab, the government today said.

Dec 18, 2014, 18:36 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius arrives for murder trial judgement day

Oscar Pistorius arrives for murder trial judgement day

Oscar Pistorius, the South African double amputee who became one of the biggest names in world athletics, arrived at the Pretoria High Court on Thursday for the verdict in his 6-month murder trial, a decision that could put him behind bars for 25 years.

Sep 11, 2014, 13:24 PM IST

Prosecutor says `deceitful` Oscar Pistorius can`t dodge murder charge

A South African prosecutor branded Oscar Pistorius "deceitful" and insisted the Paralympian cannot avoid a conviction for murdering his glamorous model girlfriend, as the state closed its case against him Thursday.

Aug 07, 2014, 22:44 PM IST

Berlusconi`s under-age sex appeal trial opens

Silvio Berlusconi`s appeal trial against a conviction for paying for sex with an underage prostitute opened Friday without the former premier, who was doing community service for a separate tax fraud conviction.

Jun 20, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

Conviction can be imposed even if murder motive not proved: HC

Bombay High Court has held that in a murder case based on circumstantial evidence, conviction can be imposed on an accused even if the motive for the killing is not established.

Nov 17, 2013, 11:46 AM IST

Man jailed for 10 years for raping widow

A 30-year-old man has been sent to 10 years in jail by a Delhi court for raping a widow after trespassing into her house.

Oct 01, 2013, 21:02 PM IST

Plea in SC on restraining Centre from amending electoral law

A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre to stay the proceedings to amend the electoral law to nullify its two landmark verdicts disqualifying MPs and MLAs on conviction.

Sep 02, 2013, 22:38 PM IST

SC verdict may come up for review: Legal experts

Legal experts on Thursday hailed the spirit of the Supreme Court verdict barring jailed people from contesting elections but said it may come up for review.

Jul 11, 2013, 22:31 PM IST

Indian-American convicted of murder in US

A 28-year-old Indian-American man has been convicted of murder of another person from the community outside a gurdwara in the US state of California.

Jun 22, 2013, 16:58 PM IST

35 yrs after conviction, Delhi HC rejects plea of man after death

Thirty five years after a court clerk was awarded one-year jail term for taking Rs 25 as bribe, the Delhi High Court has rejected his appeal pursued by his wife and two sons after his death.

Apr 18, 2013, 22:22 PM IST

Two UK men convicted in plot to kill Joss Stone

A British jury has convicted two men of plotting to rob and kill soul singer Joss Stone.

Apr 03, 2013, 22:22 PM IST

Denmark court convicts brothers of terror training

Two Danish brothers of Somali origin have been sentenced to three and a half years in prison each for the older brother`s participation in a training camp run by al-Qaeda-linked militants in Somalia.

Mar 25, 2013, 22:28 PM IST