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.

Nitish Katara case: Delhi HC to hear Vikas Yadav's plea against refusal of parole extension

The Delhi High Court will on Friday hear a plea of Vikas Yadav, serving a 30-year jail term without remission in the Nitish Katara murder case, challenging the decision of a single judge refusing extension of the parole granted to him.

Vikas, Vishal Yadav manipulated hospital visits to stay out: HC

Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal "manipulated" hospital visits "to procure outings from jail" which "manifests a lack of remorse or regret", Delhi High Court on Friday said while awarding them an enhanced life term of 30 years each.

Govt to give notice to Nitish Katara's mom on convicts' parole plea

 Making it difficult to even come out on parole, Delhi High Court on Friday said the government has to give prior notice to Nitish Katara's family before deciding any such plea or even remission of sentence of the convicts.

Nitish Katara murder: Trial judges erred in law while convicting Yadav cousins, says Delhi HC

 Lambasting trial courts for not examining circumstances in totality to arrive at an appropriate punishment for killers of Nitish Katara, Delhi High Court on Friday said the trial judges have overlooked well- settled principles and erred in law.

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Katara's murder committed on misconceived belief of honour: Delhi HC

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Nitish Katara murder case cost Rs 5.8 crore to exchequer

The 12-year-old Nitish Katara murder case has cost the state exchequer Rs 5.86 crore including nearly Rs 75 lakh spent on the security and upkeep of three convicts Vikas Yadav, Vishal Yadav and Sukhdev Pehelwan, Delhi High Court said on Friday.

Nitish Katara murder: Delhi HC awards 25-year term to Vikas, Vishal Yadav

The Delhi High Court on Friday turned down the plea for death to Uttar Pradesh politician DP Yadav's son Vikas Yadav and two others and awarded life term to trio.

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.

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.

Katara case: HC refuses to release for now Vishal`s sureties

The Delhi High Court today refused to give immediate relief to Vishal Yadav, one of the three life convicts in Nitish Katara murder case, on his plea seeking release of two sureties and his brother`s passport deposited for his 10-day parole last month.

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.

Nitish Katara murder case: Complaint filed against Congress leader

A prime witness in Nitish Katara murder case has lodged a complaint against a Noida-based Congress leader and "close aide" of DP Yadav.

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.

Nitish Katara murder case: Delhi High Court upholds life term of all convicts

In a major development, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of three convicts by the trial court in the 12-year-old Nitish Kaatara murder case.

Katara case: Vishal Yadav withdraws bail plea, refuses custody parole

Vishal Yadav, convict serving life imprisonment in Nitish Katara murder case, withdrew his bail plea in the Delhi High Court and refused to attend his brother`s engagement ceremony in custody parole.

Katara case: HC notice to Delhi Police on bail plea of Vishal

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked city police to respond to a plea of Vishal Yadav, one of the three convicts who is serving life imprisonment in the Nitish Katara murder case, seeking two weeks` interim bail to attend his younger brother`s engagement ceremony.

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.

Nitish Katara case: Vikas, Vishal to stay in Tihar

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