Thailand Brit murder suspects `still waiting` on evidence review

Lawyers for two Myanmar nationals accused of murdering a pair of British holidaymakers in Thailand said Sunday they have "deep concerns" that they will be unable to independently review forensic evidence before the trial starts.

2002 hit-and-run: Evidence of Salman Khan's dead bodyguard can be used, says court
2002 hit-and-run: Evidence of Salman Khan's dead bodyguard can be used, says court

 The sessions court here today allowed the prosecution in the 2002 hit-and-run case to rely upon the statement of Ravindra Patil, an eye-witness who was actor Salman Khan's bodyguard and who died during the trial.

Salman Khan Blackbuck case: Court completes evidence of another witness
Salman Khan Blackbuck case: Court completes evidence of another witness

A local court Tuesday recorded the evidence of another prosecution witness in the Salman Khan Black Buck poaching case.

German TV show ready to show more Russian doping evidence
German TV show ready to show more Russian doping evidence

German journalist Hajo Seppelt said he is prepared to make a second documentary about dospoping in Russian sport after saying his first has led to more evidence being unveiled.

IPL spot-fixing: Three exonerated players were not questioned by Mudgal Committee
IPL spot-fixing: Three exonerated players were not questioned by Mudgal Committee

The three players, whose names were inadvertently cropped up in the Indian Premier League spot fixing and betting case on Friday, have been cleared by the Mudgal committee, according to reports.

UN mission finds no evidence of Darfur `mass rape`

A UN mission said Monday it has found no evidence Sudanese troops had raped 200 women and girls in the Darfur region, where insurgents are battling government forces.

Parents of 43 Mexican students reject massacre claims

They were told a gang had confessed to slaughtering their children and incinerating their bodies, but parents of the 43 missing Mexican students cling to slim hopes their sons met another fate.

``Grieving`` Tony Stewart`s fate hangs on driver death probe

Investigators have yet to find any evidence of criminal behavior by NASCAR veteran Tony Stewart in the death of a young dirt-track racer, after authorities concluded reconstruction of the crash at the track, an official said on Monday.

Oscar Pistorius trial: Defense alleges police tampering

The chief defense lawyer for Oscar Pistorius delivered final arguments in the athlete`s murder trial today, alleging that Pistorius thought he was in danger when he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and also that police mishandled evidence at the house where the shooting happened.

Many terror accused acquitted due to lack of evidence

The government Wednesday said acquittals in terror cases registered by NIA cannot be termed as "honourable acquittals" as many of the people were released due to lack of sufficient evidence.

Thai police offer reward for evidence on anti-coup protesters

Thai police today offered a financial reward to anyone providing photographic or video evidence to help them convict anti-coup protesters in an intensifying crackdown against critics of last month`s military takeover.

Pistorius` defence team accuses police photographer of `disturbing evidence` at crime scene

The defence team of murder-accused Oscar Pistorius has reportedly accused the South African police staff of mishandling the crime scene during the 12th day of the Paralympian`s trial at Pretoria.

University of Oklahoma: No evidence of shots fired

The University of Oklahoma says authorities have found no evidence of shots being fired on campus and no injuries have been reported.

`Strong evidence in treason case against Pervez Musharraf`

There is strong evidence to support the charge of high treason against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf and his punishment could be either the death penalty or life imprisonment, Pakistan government`s top law officer said.

Boston marathon bombings: Suspect`s friend wants evidence public

A lawyer for a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has asked a judge to lift an order that keeps most court documents against the friend hidden from public view.

Quality, not quantity of evidence required for conviction: SC

It is the quality and not the quantity of evidence which is required for conviction that can even be based on the testimony of a sole eyewitness, the Supreme Court has said.

Why is CBI not using Vanzara`s letter as evidence?

Why is CBI not considering the resignation letter of suspended IPS officer DG Vanzara as evidence and had not commenced investigation in that direction?

Life sentence to man for wife`s murder upheld by Bombay HC

The Bombay High Court has upheld the life sentence awarded to a 30-year-old man for murdering his wife by throwing acid on her over a property dispute after observing that there was clinching evidence against him.

Pak Islamic body says DNA cannot be primary evidence for rape

DNA samples cannot be used as primary evidence in rape cases, an Islamic body that advises the Pakistan government on Wednesday said.

Jenna Jameson avoids battery charge due to lack of evidence

Jenna Jameson will reportedly not be charged for allegedly attacking a transgender porn star on Saturday.