Two men freed of charges of intoxicating, gang-raping woman in Delhi

Two men have been acquitted of the charge of gang-raping a woman by a Delhi court, which refused to rely on testimony of the alleged victim saying it was "neither credible nor trustworthy".

Dec 23, 2014, 13:38 PM IST

Qatar bars US couple from leaving after acquittal

An American couple cleared on Sunday by a Qatari appeals court of wrongdoing in the death of their adopted daughter has been barred from leaving the Middle Eastern country just hours after they were told they were free to go.

Nov 30, 2014, 23:29 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar`s acquittal challenged

Sajjan Kumar`s acquittal in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case was challenged in the Delhi High Court by members of the victims` family who contended that the court failed to appreciate the large number of legally admissible evidence.

Jul 06, 2013, 19:13 PM IST

Set up SIT to probe anti-Sikh riots: Victim writes to PM

An anti-Sikh riots victim, who is on an indefinite fast against the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar shot off a letter to PM urging him to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1984 pogrom.

May 04, 2013, 20:28 PM IST

Sajjan acquittal: Protest continues for 4th day in capital

Anger and outrage over Congress leader Sajjan Kumar`s acquittal in an 1984 anti-Sikh riots case poured into Delhi streets for fourth day on Friday.

May 03, 2013, 22:46 PM IST

Delhi court acquits man of rape charges

A man has been acquitted of the charges of raping a girl by a Delhi court, which said either no such incident took place or it was "consensual".

Mar 06, 2013, 15:09 PM IST

Italy prosecutors appeal against Amanda Knox acquittal

Italian law permits prosecutors to appeal against not guilty verdicts.

Feb 14, 2012, 21:21 PM IST

Mubarak a ‘tyrannical ruler’: Egyptian prosecutor

Mubarak is charged with complicity in the killing of more than 800 protesters during the uprising.

Jan 03, 2012, 00:14 AM IST

SC to hear appeal against 26/11 accused

The Supreme Court will on Friday hear a petition moved by the Maharashtra Government challenging the acquittal of Mumbai terror attacks accused Fahim Ansari and Sabauddin Ahmed.

Oct 14, 2011, 10:37 AM IST

HC upholds acquittal of suspected Al-Badr module

The Delhi High Court has upheld
the acquittal of a Jammu and Kashmir native of the charge of
being a terror outfit Al-Badr module on the ground of paucity
of evidence against him.

Aug 08, 2011, 20:57 PM IST

Three acquitted in Kandhamal riots case

Three persons were
acquitted in an arson case in the 2008 Kandhamal riots for
lack of evidence by a fast track court.

Jul 16, 2011, 22:29 PM IST

Pak court rejects acquittal plea of 3 `linked` to US terror plot

A Pakistani anti-terrorism
court has dismissed the acquittal plea of three men arrested for their alleged links with Faisal Shahzad, jailed in the US for a botched car bomb attack in New York`s Times Square in May last year.

Apr 06, 2011, 14:25 PM IST

Kandhamal riots: 82 acquitted in separate cases

As many as 82 people
accused of Kandhamal riot related cases were on Saturday acquitted
by two separate courts for want of evidence.

Sep 19, 2010, 00:52 AM IST

Zimbabwe appeals treason acquittal of top PM aide

Zimbabwean lawyers say the nation`s
highest court is appealing the acquittal on treason charges of
a top aide of Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai.

Jul 28, 2010, 23:34 PM IST

Soren acquitted in last of three cases of murder

JMM chief Shibu Soren was Tuesday acquitted in a 1974 double murder case.

Jun 15, 2010, 14:48 PM IST

One sentenced, 14 acquitted in Kandhamal riot cases

A Fast Track court here on Saturday sentenced one person to five years rigorous imprisonment on charge of arson and acquitted 14 others while disposing three cases related to the ethno-communal riot in Kandhamal district in 2008.

May 15, 2010, 22:05 PM IST

26/11 verdict paves way for Lakhvi`s acquittal: Pak lawyer

A lawyer defending the seven Pakistanis accused of involvement in the Mumbai attacks Monday claimed an 26/11 court`s verdict against Ajmal Kasab would result in the dropping of the main charge against his clients.

May 03, 2010, 18:31 PM IST

Two convicted, 10 acquitted in Kandhamal riots cases

A fast track court in Orissa sentenced two people to two years` imprisonment and acquitted 10 people in two Kandhamal riots cases, an official said Thursday.

Apr 01, 2010, 11:29 AM IST

Kandhamal riots: 52 acquitted in eight cases

Fifty two people have been acquitted in eight separate cases of rioting in Orissa`s Kandhamal district in 2008, an official said Sunday.

Feb 28, 2010, 11:57 AM IST

52 acquitted in Kandhamal riot cases

Fifty two people accused
of being involved in the 2008 riot in Kandhamal, were on Saturday
acquitted in seven cases involving house burning and church
attack, due to lack of evidence.

Feb 27, 2010, 22:28 PM IST