Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Marathon bomber loses bid for new trial, told to pay USD 101M

Marathon bomber loses bid for new trial, told to pay USD 101M

A federal judge has rejected Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev 's bid for a new trial and ordered him to pay victims of the deadly attack more than USD 101 million in restitution.

Jan 16, 2016, 08:42 AM IST

US couple charged in Islamic State case denied bail

A young US couple who are charged with attempting to join the Islamic State were ordered held without bail on Tuesday, pending federal grand jury action on the charges.

Aug 12, 2015, 01:19 AM IST

Boston bomber Tsarnaev moved to Colorado `supermax` prison: Reports

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been transferred to a high-security "supermax" prison in Colorado, US media and officials said, where he will be held until he is moved to federal death row.

Jul 18, 2015, 11:11 AM IST

Convicted Boston bomber could face state murder trial: Report

Convicted Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could stand trial on state charges for the murder of a police officer despite being on death row at a federal prison, a report said Saturday.

Jul 12, 2015, 04:52 AM IST
Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologizes, sentenced to death

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologizes, sentenced to death

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Wednesday apologized in court for the first time to his victims for the suffering he caused, moments before being formally sentenced to death by a federal judge.

Jun 24, 2015, 23:55 PM IST
Boston bomber apologizes to victims of 2013 attacks

Boston bomber apologizes to victims of 2013 attacks

 Convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Wednesday apologized to his victims, speaking for the first time since the 2013 attacks by addressing his death sentence hearing in court.

Jun 24, 2015, 23:38 PM IST
Boston bomber back in court for death sentencing

Boston bomber back in court for death sentencing

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was back in court Wednesday to be sentenced to death by a US federal judge at an emotionally charged hearing where he will be offered a chance to speak.

Jun 24, 2015, 21:44 PM IST
Victims confront Boston bomber at sentencing, call him 'despicable'

Victims confront Boston bomber at sentencing, call him 'despicable'

The mother of one of the three people killed in the Boston Marathon bombing, speaking at the Wednesday hearing where a US judge will formally sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death, said the convicted bomber made "despicable" choices.

Jun 24, 2015, 21:19 PM IST
Boston bomber to be formally sentenced to death

Boston bomber to be formally sentenced to death

A US federal judge will formally sentence Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death at a court hearing Wednesday when the 21-year-old former student will be offered the chance to speak.

Jun 24, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

Boston bomber will get chance to break silence at sentencing

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will get a chance to break his long silence when a judge formally imposes the death sentence recommended by a jury.

Jun 23, 2015, 22:47 PM IST

Two friends of Boston bomber jailed

Two more friends of convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were jailed on on Friday for impeding the FBI investigation into one of the deadliest attacks on US soil since 9/11.

Jun 06, 2015, 07:03 AM IST

Friend of Boston bomber sentenced to 3-1/2 years for obstruction

A Kazakh exchange student who was friends with the Boston Marathon bomber was sentenced to 3-1/2 years in U.S. federal prison on Friday for removing a backpack containing fireworks from the suspect`s room during a massive manhunt.

Jun 06, 2015, 00:55 AM IST

Boston Marathon bomber's college pal gets six years in prison

A college friend of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced on Tuesday to six years in prison after he apologised to the victims and their families for not calling police when he recognised photos of Tsarnaev as a suspect.

Jun 03, 2015, 00:40 AM IST

Judge will sentence Boston bomber to death June 24

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, a 21-year-old naturalized American of Chechen descent, will be formally sentenced to death in court on June 24, a US judge said Thursday.

May 28, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Boston bomber trial: Timeline

On Friday a US jury sitting in a federal court sentenced 21-year-old Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death. 

May 16, 2015, 02:15 AM IST
2013 Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death

2013 Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death

A US jury on Friday sentenced 21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for his role in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, one of the worst assaults on American soil since the September 11, 2001 attacks.

May 16, 2015, 01:36 AM IST

Boston bomber a `terrorist` who deserves to die: Prosecution

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is a remorseless terrorist who deserves to die for killing innocent Americans, prosecutors told jurors Wednesday as they prepared to deliberate whether or not he should be sentenced to death.

May 14, 2015, 00:49 AM IST

Boston bomber remorseful, US nun tells trial

 Convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has expressed sincere remorse for carrying out the deadly attacks in 2013, a prominent American nun and anti-death penalty campaigner told his trial Monday.

May 12, 2015, 10:07 AM IST
Boston bomber's lawyers aim to paint Tsarnaev as teen gone astray

Boston bomber's lawyers aim to paint Tsarnaev as teen gone astray

Attorneys for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will call more witnesses on Wednesday as they seek to spare his life by painting him as a normal teen who went astray when he followed his older, domineering brother in carrying out the attack.

May 06, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

Boston bomber's brother talked of ''rage of hatred,'' court hears

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev`s brother, who decribed feeling a "rage of hatred," frightened at least one relative during a visit to Russia in 2012 when he espoused radical Islamist beliefs, a family member said on Monday.

May 04, 2015, 23:14 PM IST