Woman, paramour get life term for murdering husband in Delhi

A Delhi court has sentenced a woman and her paramour to life imprisonment for killing her husband, relying on testimonies of her three children.

Man freed of charge of using Yashwant Sinha's forged letter for ticket

A man, who was accused of using a forged letter in the name of then finance minister Yashwant Sinha to get a railway ticket confirmed in 2000, has been acquitted by a Delhi court on the ground that the politician was not made a witness to prove the case.

PIL on 2007 CD row: SC provides legal aid to petitioner

The Supreme Court on Monday ordered that legal aid be provided to a social activist for pursuing a PIL seeking a probe into non-filing of the charge sheet in a case relating to alleged circulation of controversial CD in Lucknow in 2007.

Man arrested for killing daughter's rapist in Delhi

A man in his 50s has been arrested on charges of killing his 45-year-old tenant when he came to know that his teenaged daughter was raped by the man a month ago, police said Saturday.

Delhi Police constables shot on duty by unidentified men, one killed

Two Delhi Police constables were shot at by three unidentified men near a police station at Rohini's Vijay Vihar area, killing one and severely injuring other on early Monday morning.

Jahnvi recovered, but abductors still untraced

The abductors of three-year-old Jahnvi are still untraced, say Delhi police officials. Jahnvi who went missing from India Gate last Sunday was recovered Oct 5.

Delhi youth jailed for 10 years for killing mother's paramour

A 23-year-old youth has been sentenced to 10 years in jail for beating to death a man who was having illicit relations with his mother, by a Delhi court which held that he "lost his self-control" and committed the crime due to "sudden and grave provocation".

Fake stamp paper case: Court dismisses plea of Telgi 'aide'

A court here has dismissed the plea of former Delhi Police inspector Sardar Puran Singh, an alleged aide of multi-crore fake stamp paper scam kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi, seeking production of files pertaining to over a decade-old case.

Raped by tutor, 13-year-old Delhi girl attempts suicide

A 13-year-old girl studying in a private school in Delhi attempted suicide by drinking an antiseptic liquid after being sexually assaulted by her tutor, as per reports on Sunday.

Father, brother acquited of murder charge as man turns hostile in Delhi court

The father and elder brother of a man, who was allegedly attacked with a knife and thrown off a roof by them, have been acquitted of the charge of attempting to murder him by a Delhi court after the victim turned hostile.

Youth stabbed, bleeds before police, dies in Delhi hospital

A youth was stabbed by unidentified people in Ambedkar Nagar area Tuesday and his relatives alleged that the delay by policemen in rushing him to a hospital cost him his life. The police refuted the allegation.

Crime rising in the capital, over 70k cases till Jun 30

Registering a phenomenal surge, Delhi police recorded over 70,000 cases under IPC laws in the national capital till June 30 this year, up from the 80,000 cases reported in the entire last year.

Delhi youth guilty of injuring neighbour released on probation

A 22-year-old youth, who was held guilty of grievously injuring his neighbour by stabbing him with a knife, has been released on probation by a Delhi court which granted him an opportunity to reform and rehabilitate.

Cyber crimes alone cost India Rs 24,630 cr in 2013: Report

Cyber crimes have cost India a whopping about Rs 24,630 crore (USD 4 billion) in 2013 alone as criminals used sophisticated means, says a Delhi High Court-commissioned report.

Crime in Delhi in upward trend; 1,636 rapes, 517 murders

Crime in Delhi saw an upward trend when it comes to incidents like rape, murder and abduction with over 1,600 rape cases reported in 2013, more than double the previous year.

Man kills wife, daughter in Delhi

A 28-year-old man strangulated his wife and two-and-a-half-year-old daughter to death and then surrendered to the police here, officials said Sunday.

Husband, in-laws discharged in dowry death case in Delhi

A Delhi court has discharged a man and his parents of allegations of subjecting his wife to cruelty for dowry, holding there was no evidence to show she was harassed by her in-laws just before her death.

Delhi HC acquits man in 15-year-old rape case of minor

A man, awarded a seven-year jail term by a trial court for raping a minor, has been acquitted in the 15-year-old case by the Delhi High Court which held that physical relations between them were consensual.

Man sentenced to life for acid attack on lover in Delhi

Observing that acid attack is one of the most horrifying forms of gender-based violence which is increasing in the country, a Delhi court has awarded life imprisonment to a man for throwing acid on his lover, leading to her death.

Man undergoing life term gets another life sentence in TN

Five years after a man was sentenced to death in a murder case and the capital punishment later commuted to life, Madras High Court on Saturday awarded him another life term in a separate murder case.