One of Katara killers seeks leniency, says he can reform

 Vikas Yadav, one of the three convicts in the Nitish Katara murder case, today pleaded before the Delhi High Court that he be exempted from death penalty as his act was not so brutal or gruesome and there are chances of his reformation.

No evidence Katara's murder was pre-planned: Vikas Yadav to HC

Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that "there is no evidence of pre-planning or cold-blooded premeditation" against him while submitting arguments against award of death penalty in the case.

Killers of Nitish Katara deserve death: Delhi Police to HC

The city police on Friday told the Delhi High Court that Vikas Yadav and two others, convicted for killing Nitish Katara in 2002, deserve death penalty as the offence was "pre-meditated" and committed in a "cold- blooded" manner.

Katara murder case: HC to hear Vikas parole plea on August 22

The parole plea moved by Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, was on Tuesday transferred to another bench of the Delhi High Court which is hearing arguments on sentence to be awarded to the three convicts in the case.

Katara case: Cops asked to give reasons for enhancement of sentence

The Delhi High Court Friday asked the city police to provide the "aggravating and mitigating" factors which could help it determine the sentence to be awarded to UP politician D P Yadav`s son Vikas and two others who have been convicted for killing Nitish Katara.

Nitish Katara murder case: Mother seeks death for convicts

The mother of Nitish Katara, who was abducted and killed in 2002, today sought death penalty for the three convicts including UP politician D P Yadav`s son Vikas.

HC notice to police on Katara killer`s parole plea

The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to the Delhi Police on a parole plea of Nitish Katara`s killer Vishal Yadav.

Katara case: plea against Yadavs` treatment outside jail to be heard by another bench: HC

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday said all subsisting applications filed in the Nitish Katara murder case will be heard by the bench which will hear arguments on the sentence to be awarded to UP politician D P Yadav`s son Vikas and two others.

Neelam Katara hails Delhi HC order in Nitish murder case

The mother of Nitish Katara, who was abducted and murdered in 2002, Wednesday said her stand has been vindicated by the high court which held that the murder of her son was a case
of honour killing.

HC notice to government, police on Katara killer`s bail plea

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the city government and Delhi Police on a bail plea of Vishal Yadav, who is serving life imprisonment for abducting and killing Nitish Katara in 2002.

Ajay Katara lodges complaint against DP Yadav

Ajay Katara, a prime witness in the Nitish Katara murder case, lodged a complaint alleging that DP Yadav, a prominent Uttar Pradesh leader, and his supporters threatened to kill him.

HC reserves verdict on convicts` appeals in Katara murder case

The Delhi High Court today reserved its verdict on appeals of three persons against a lower court judgement awarding rigorous life imprisonment to them for abducting and killing Nitish Katara in 2002.

Nitish Katara case: Vikas, Vishal to stay in Tihar

Vikas and Vishal Yadav are undergoing life imprisonment in the Nitish Katara murder case.

Transfer of Chautalas, Yadavs to prisons in home s

Home Department of Delhi Government has written a letter to Home Secretary of Haryana seeking transfer of 55 convicts in the teachers` recruitment scam to a jail in their state.

Witness in Nitish Katara murder case attacked

The elder brother of Nitish Katara has lodged an FIR against unidentified persons alleging that they had made an attempt on his life, and named politician DP Yadav as the mastermind of the attack.

Vishal Yadav moves HC claiming he has suffered facial paralysis

Vishal Yadav moved Delhi HC seeking a direction to city govt to provide "proper" treatment to him, claiming he suffered facial paralysis recently.

Nitish Katara murder: Court issues fresh summons in cases

A local court on Wednesday issued fresh summons to former MP DP Yadav and prime witness Ajay Katara`s estranged wife Tanu Chowdhury in two criminal cases in connection with the murder of Nitish Katara.

Yadavs forced Bharti to snap ties with Katara: HC

The police on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal, serving life terms for killing MBA graduate Nitish Katara in 2002, had the knowledge about their sister`s intimacy with the victim.

I had no role in Katara`s killing: Vishal tells HC

Vishal Yadav on Tuesday contended before the Delhi High Court that the prosecution`s claim of his involvement in Nitish Katara murder was false.

Nitish Katara murder convict seeks retrial

ishal Yadav, undergoing life term along with cousin Vikas for killing MBA graduate Nitish Katara in 2002, today asked the Delhi High Court to order "re-trial" of the case.