Indian engineer admits to stealing trade secrets

An Indian engineer pleaded guilty to stealing trade secrets from two global medical technology companies based in New Jersey and faces upto 20 years in prison when sentenced.

Strauss-Kahn pleads not guilty to sex crimes

Strauss-Kahn`s attorneys said that whatever happened on May 14 in the Sofitel Hotel, near Times Square, was consensual.

Accused should be given reasonable time to plead guilty: Madras HC

It was imperative for trial courts to
explain to an accused the offences under which he or she is
booked and give reasonable time to plead guilty or not guilty, the Madras High Court has held.

Lindsay Lohan to plead not guilty in theft case

Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan will plead not guilty over charges of stealing a necklace.

Lindsay Lohan to plead no-contest in theft case

Actress Lindsay Lohan is considering pleading no-contest in her alleged jewellery theft case, says her mother.

Energy Minister pleads with BSEB employee to not go on strike

Energy Minister Vijendra Yadav
on Wednesday urged the BSEB employees
to reconsider their decision to go on a day-long strike on
March 29 next and invited them to for talks to sort out their
grievances.

DDA pleads to HC to drop contempt proceeding against it

Two days after demolishing a
mosque built at an encroached piece of public land here, the
DDA on Friday moved the Delhi High Court pleading to it to drop
contempt of court proceedings against it.

CBI pleads for withdrawal of Bofors case against Q

CBI on Saturday told a Delhi court that
there was no point in seeking prosecution of Italian
businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi in the Bofors pay-off case as
repeated attempts to extradite him had failed.

`Govt pleaded with SC to hand over Sohrabuddin case to CBI`

Although the union government has maintained that the CBI was investigating into Sohrabuddin case at the instance of the Supreme Court, BJP today said the demand for handing over the case to CBI came from the Government itself.

Two women plead not guilty in Somali terror probe

Two women have pleaded not guilty to federal charges of supporting a Somali terrorist group.

Pakistani-origin barrister pleads guilty for corruption

A top Pakistani-origin barrister
in UK has admitted accepting a share in 20,000 pounds bribe to
drop a case against a man accused of a serious assault.

Bihar Cong pleads high command not to support RJD-LJP

Bihar Congress has urged the party high command not to support to RJD-LJP combine in next month`s polls for five Rajya Sabha and six Vidhan Parishad seats as that could affect the party`s prospects in the assembly polls.

Somali pirate pleads guilty to seizing US ship

A Somali man has pleaded guilty
for hijacking an American cargo ship and kidnapping its
captain last year, but may escape life sentence after
prosecutors dropped a formal piracy charge.

US man pleads not guilty over threatening calls to Pelosi

A US man accused of
targeting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi over her support for
President Barack Obama`s health care reform pleaded not guilty
Monday to making harassing and threatening phone calls.

Iran`s Ebadi pleads for international help over crackdown

Iranian Nobel peace prize winner and
activist Shirin Ebadi on Friday launched an impassioned plea for
international help, warning that a tragedy was looming in Iran
if a government crackdown continued.