Rampal acquitted in two criminal cases, jail term continues for pending cases

Rampal acquitted in two criminal cases, jail term continues for pending cases

Rampal will continue staying in jail for other cases pending against him.

Aug 29, 2017, 14:59 PM IST
BS Yeddyurappa acquitted in Rs 40 crore mining bribery case, says 'Satyameva Jayate'

BS Yeddyurappa acquitted in Rs 40 crore mining bribery case, says 'Satyameva Jayate'

Senior BJP leader and former Karnataka CM BS Yeddyurappa was indicted for colluding in illegal iron-ore mining in the mineral-rich district of Bellary in August 2011. 

Oct 26, 2016, 11:38 AM IST

`Dodo the Pimp` acquitted of providing prostitutes for DSK sex parties

A French court acquitted Friday the owner of a string of Belgian bordellos nicknamed "Dodo the Pimp", who was accused of providing prostitutes at sex parties attended by ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn.

Jun 12, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Dominique Strauss-Kahn acquitted of pimping charges

Dominique Strauss-Kahn acquitted of pimping charges

Former head of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been acquitted of pimping charges.

Jun 12, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Delhi Police constable, six others acquitted of charges of gang-raping his wife

A Delhi Police constable, along with six others, has been acquitted of charges of allegedly gang-raping his wife, by a court here which held the testimony of the victim as unreliable, saying possibility of her being motivated or manipulated cannot be ruled out.

Jan 05, 2015, 16:35 PM IST

Four acquitted in 1993 RDX landing case

The special TADA court here today acquitted four persons in the 1993 RDX landing case for want of evidence.

Apr 24, 2013, 22:30 PM IST

MoC employee acquitted of rape, abortion charges

An employee of the Ministry of Commerce has been acquitted by a Delhi court of the charges of raping and sodomising a woman on the pretext of marrying her.

Apr 17, 2013, 16:24 PM IST

Murder accused acquitted on ground of `insanity`

A man sentenced to life imprisonment for killing a labourer in Mumbai ten years ago has been acquitted by the Bombay High Court.

Mar 02, 2013, 11:12 AM IST

Varun Gandhi exonerated in 2009 hate speech case

In a major relief for BJP Member of Parliament (MP) from Pilibhit Varun Gandhi, a local court on Wednesday acquitted him in one of the hate speech cases.

Feb 27, 2013, 17:57 PM IST

Congress MLA, 10 others acquitted in Sunil Nayak murder case

However, Additional District Judge P K Godha awarded life imprisonment to his younger brother Yashpal Singh and imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on him in the case.

Dec 10, 2012, 18:54 PM IST

Three acquitted in poisoning case

Two brothers and their associate, facing trial for allegedly poisoning their business rival by making him consume a sedative-laced drink, have been acquitted by a Delhi court.

Sep 30, 2012, 12:25 PM IST

4 acquitted in kidnapping case after spending decade in jail

Over a decade after they were awarded life sentences by the trial Court for kidnapping a nine-year-old boy, the Bombay High Court has acquitted four persons for lack of evidence.

Aug 19, 2012, 13:53 PM IST

25 acquitted in Kandhamal riot case

25 persons allegedly involved in the Kandhamal communal riots in Odisha in 2008 were acquitted by a local court due to lack of evidence.

Jun 28, 2012, 18:46 PM IST

Two accused of being Maoists acquitted by court

Two persons who had been accused
of being Maoists and involved in killing of a CITU leader, were acquitted by a local court due to lack of evidence.

Jan 09, 2012, 13:47 PM IST

Employee even if acquitted can’t be reinstated: SC

An employee held guilty of
criminal misconduct in departmental proceedings cannot be
directed to be reinstated even if acquitted by a court.

Nov 24, 2011, 21:01 PM IST

Lal Masjid cleric acquitted in four cases

The radical Lal Masjid`s chief
cleric Abdul Aziz has been acquitted by a Pakistani court in four of the 12 cases registered against him for various crimes, including challenging the government writ by keeping
illegal arms.

Nov 01, 2011, 14:47 PM IST

Strauss-Kahn back in France after New York sex scandal

Dominique Strauss-Kahn returned to Paris to a media frenzy and an
uneasy welcome from his Socialist allies.

Sep 04, 2011, 10:24 AM IST

Chattisinghpora massacre: Two Pakistanis acquitted

A Delhi court on Wednesday acquitted two
Pakistani nationals, suspected to be Lashkar-e-Taiba
militants, of the charge of involvement in the massacre of 35
Sikhs in Chhattisinghpora in Jammu and Kashmir 11 years ago.

Aug 10, 2011, 21:47 PM IST

Kandhamal case: 8 acquitted for lack of evidence

A fast track court on Friday acquitted eight persons for offences committed during the 2008 riots in Orissa`s Kandhamal district, due to lack of evidence.

Jul 08, 2011, 15:09 PM IST

Maha: Twenty-one persons acquitted in 1993 riot case

The sessions court in Mumbai acquitted 21 persons including 11 Shiv Sena activists for their alleged involvement in the 1993 Mumbai communal riots, for the lack of evidence.

May 30, 2011, 23:56 PM IST