culpable homicide

Actor Vikram Chatterjee charged with culpable homicide in model Sonika Chauhan’s death

Actor Vikram Chatterjee charged with culpable homicide in model Sonika Chauhan’s death

The actor was previously charged with rash driving (Section 279 of the Indian Penal Code) and causing death by negligence (Section 304A) after the accident, police said.

May 31, 2017, 08:03 AM IST

1997 Uphaar fire tragedy was culpable homicide: Legal experts

The Uphaar fire tragedy was culpable homicide which was reduced to that of mere negligence.

Nov 10, 2016, 19:02 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius faces lengthy jail term for lover`s murder

Oscar Pistorius faces lengthy jail term for lover`s murder

South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius on Monday enters the final stretch of a protracted legal battle that could see him back in jail for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp three years ago.

Jun 13, 2016, 09:31 AM IST
Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius accuses Supreme Court of Appeal of 'discrimination'

Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius accuses Supreme Court of Appeal of 'discrimination'

Pistorius, popularly known as the "Blade Runner," was found guilty of murder last year after being convicted of killing his girlfriend and model Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013.

Jan 13, 2016, 20:39 PM IST
South Africa issues arrest warrant for Oscar Pistorius: Report

South Africa issues arrest warrant for Oscar Pistorius: Report

The Supreme Court on Thursday upgraded the 29-year-old athlete`s sentence to murder from "culpable homicide".

Dec 04, 2015, 21:04 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius to be moved to house arrest after serving less than a year in jail

Oscar Pistorius to be moved to house arrest after serving less than a year in jail

Oscar Pistorius, who was found guilty of culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, will be released on parole and moved to house arrest on October 20.

Oct 15, 2015, 19:27 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius parole review set for September, claims South African TV

Oscar Pistorius parole review set for September, claims South African TV

South Africa`s parole review board will meet on Sept.

Aug 27, 2015, 16:23 PM IST

Man beaten for abusing pet dog dies in Delhi

A man succumbed to his injuries two days after he was beaten by his neighbours for abusing their dog, police said on Wednesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Verdict in Salman Khan's 2002 hit-and-run case today

Verdict in Salman Khan's 2002 hit-and-run case today

May 06, 2015, 00:35 AM IST
2002 hit-and-run case: Convict Salman for culpable homicide, demands prosecution

2002 hit-and-run case: Convict Salman for culpable homicide, demands prosecution

The prosecution in the Salman Khan trial on Thursday rested its case against the Bollywood actor, demanding he be convicted for culpable homicide not amounting to murder, which attracts a 10-year jail term.

Apr 10, 2015, 07:58 AM IST
Oscar Pistorius did not `throw wobbly` over appeal: Lawyer

Oscar Pistorius did not `throw wobbly` over appeal: Lawyer

Oscar Pistorius`s lawyer denied Friday that the jailed athlete had "thrown a wobbly" after learning he could face a much harsher punishment for killing his girlfriend.

Dec 12, 2014, 21:35 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius' agent to discuss running future with athlete in prison

Oscar Pistorius' agent to discuss running future with athlete in prison

Jailed Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius' agent has revealed that he is looking forward to a meeting with the double-amputee athlete in prison in the next few days to discuss his running future.

Oct 24, 2014, 19:29 PM IST

Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide, sentencing later

South African Judge Thokozile Masipa on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, who was earlier cleared of intentionally murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Sep 12, 2014, 19:09 PM IST
Judge grants Oscar Pistorius bail, sentencing due October 13

Judge grants Oscar Pistorius bail, sentencing due October 13

South African Judge Thokozile Masipa on Friday extended Oscar Pistorius`s bail and set a date of October 13 for sentencing on a charge of culpable homicide.

Sep 12, 2014, 16:49 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide, sentencing later

Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide, sentencing later

Celebrity athlete Oscar Pistorius faces judgement on a charge of culpable homicide on Friday after being acquitted of murdering his model girlfriend in a shock decision that legal experts described as too lenient.

Sep 12, 2014, 07:38 AM IST
Oscar Pistorius found not guilty of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Oscar Pistorius found not guilty of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

A South African judge cleared Oscar Pistorius of premeditated murder on Thursday, saying prosecutors had failed to prove the Olympic and Paralympic track star explicitly intended to kill his girlfriend on Valentine`s Day last year.

Sep 11, 2014, 15:54 PM IST

Mumbai building collapse: HC asks police not to arrest advocate Sindha Shreedharan

Bombay HC observed that advocate Sindha Shreedharan, charged with culpable homicide following collapse of a building in Mumbai killing seven persons, cannot be held solely responsible.

Mar 18, 2014, 22:28 PM IST

Hit-and-run case: Anxious wait for Salman till July 24

The retrial in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Bollywood superstar Salman Khan began in a Mumbai court on Friday.

Jul 19, 2013, 12:50 PM IST

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Appeal adjourned to April 29

A court today adjourned till April 29 the appeal filed by Bollywood actor Salman Khan against a magistrate's order invoking the charge of 'culpable homicide not amounting to murder' in the 2002 hit-and-run case.

Apr 08, 2013, 13:58 PM IST

Trio charged with culpable homicide bid acquitted

Three men facing trial in a case of attempt to commit culpable homicide not amounting to murder have been let off by a Delhi court.

Sep 04, 2012, 14:24 PM IST