criminal cases

192 MLAs in 5 new assemblies have criminal cases, 540 are crorepatis

Of the 690 newly elected MLAs to the five state assemblies as many as 192 have criminal cases against them, while 540 of the total are 'crorepatis', says a report.

Mar 20, 2017, 18:33 PM IST
Delhi Police to file chargesheets against Arvind Kejriwal, 20 other AAP MLAs: Report

Delhi Police to file chargesheets against Arvind Kejriwal, 20 other AAP MLAs: Report

A newspaper report claimed on Wednesday that the Delhi Police is soon likely to file chargesheets against several Aam Aadmi Party MLAs.

Jun 17, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

SC stays HC order seeking details of withdrawn cases in UP

The Supreme Court Monday stayed the Allahabad High Court order asking Uttar Pradesh government to give details of criminal cases withdrawn by it during last three years.

May 18, 2015, 12:39 PM IST

17 elected NMMC corporators face criminal cases: ADR report

Seventeen out of 105 newly-elected corporators, roughly 16 per cent, face criminal cases, the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) today claimed.

Apr 28, 2015, 02:23 AM IST

MP village has not seen criminal cases in 107 years

A village in Madhya Pradesh namely Phuljhar has not seen any criminal cases in 107 years.

Apr 03, 2015, 10:02 AM IST

2825 criminal cases registered in Mizoram

Police stations and outposts across Mizoram registered 2,825 criminal cases of which there were 45 murder cases and 125 rape cases during January to December 2014, according to the records of the state CID (Crime) branch.

Jan 29, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

Bombay HC condemns police dept for filing incomplete charge sheets

The Bombay High Court condemned the police department for filing incomplete charge sheets in criminal cases. 

Nov 30, 2014, 12:15 PM IST

Madras HC bench orders notice on PIL for murder victims' compensation

A PIL seeking compensation from the Government for those killed by hirelings was filed in the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court here on Monday.

Nov 24, 2014, 20:18 PM IST

165 of Maharashtra''s 288 new lawmakers have criminal cases

A whopping 165 of the 288 newly-elected legislators in Maharashtra have criminal cases against them, with 115 charged with serious offences of murder, attempt to murder, kidnapping, crimes against women and communal disharmony, a watchdog said Tuesday.

Oct 21, 2014, 19:52 PM IST
 'Centre to write to states to expedite cases against MPs, MLAs where charges attract disqualification'

'Centre to write to states to expedite cases against MPs, MLAs where charges attract disqualification'

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday that the Centre would write to all states to expedite cases against MPs and MLAs where charges attract disqualification.

Sep 01, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

PM Modi calls for fast-tracking pending criminal cases against MPs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed the Union Home and Law Ministry to fast-track trial in criminal cases pending against parliamentarians, reports said on Thursday.

Jul 24, 2014, 19:09 PM IST

Governor can`t be tried in criminal case: Sheila to Delhi HC

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today sought quashing of the trial court order to lodge FIR against her in a graft case, contending in the Delhi High Court that such proceedings cannot be continued against a Governor.

Jul 09, 2014, 20:45 PM IST

Allahabad HC issues guidelines for ordering `transfer of investigation`

The Allahabad High Court has ruled that transfer of investigation in criminal cases cannot become "a tool in the hands of the accused" for prolonging the probe.

May 28, 2014, 23:19 PM IST

Narendra Modi, LK Advani among ten Gujarat MPs facing criminal cases

Narendra Modi and veteran BJP leader LK Advani are among the ten MPs elected from Gujarat, who are facing criminal charges.

May 19, 2014, 23:28 PM IST

321 candidates in sixth phase have criminal cases against them

A total of 321 out of 2,071 candidates from 117 seats that will go to polls on April 24 in the sixth phase have criminal cases against them.

Apr 18, 2014, 20:22 PM IST

Cases pending against them, three file nominations in Assam

Three candidates are among those who have filed nominations for the April seven first phase Lok Sabha poll in Assam have criminal cases pending against them in the court.

Mar 24, 2014, 19:15 PM IST

Authorities don`t act without street agitation: Delhi HC

Irked over the city government`s "half-hearted effort" towards setting up additional forensic laboratories to deal with evidence in criminal cases, the Delhi High Court said the authorities do not act unless there is an agitation on the streets.

Feb 04, 2014, 20:17 PM IST

Court directs probe in defamation case against Madhu Kishwar

A local court on Friday directed probe in a criminal defamation suit filed by suspended Gujarat IAS officer Pradeep Sharma against columnist-activist Madhu Kishwar in connection with the 2009 snooping scandal.

Feb 01, 2014, 00:33 AM IST

Delhi, Meerut police foil escape bid by a wanted man

The Special Cell of Delhi Police along with STF Meerut on Monday foiled an escape bid by a man, allegedly involved in several criminal cases, from the court complex in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh.

Jan 06, 2014, 21:50 PM IST

Criminal cases against 16 re-elected Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh MLAs

A total of 13 re-elected Rajasthan MLAs have criminal cases against them as against just three in Chhattisgarh, according to an Association of Democratic Reforms analysis released Saturday.

Dec 14, 2013, 23:07 PM IST