Nitish Katara case: Delhi HC reserves verdict on sentence

The Delhi High on Monday reserved its verdict on the sentence to be awarded to Uttar Pradesh politician D P Yadav's son Vikas and two others convicted in the over 12-year-old Nitish Katara murder case.

One of Katara killers seeks leniency, says he can reform

 Vikas Yadav, one of the three convicts in the Nitish Katara murder case, today pleaded before the Delhi High Court that he be exempted from death penalty as his act was not so brutal or gruesome and there are chances of his reformation.

No evidence Katara's murder was pre-planned: Vikas Yadav to HC

Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that "there is no evidence of pre-planning or cold-blooded premeditation" against him while submitting arguments against award of death penalty in the case.

Nitish Katara case: HC grants Vikas two days custody parole

The Delhi High Court on Friday allowed Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, to meet his ailing grandfather by granting him custody parole of two days as a test to see if he is "fit to be let out in society".

Killers of Nitish Katara deserve death: Delhi Police to HC

The city police on Friday told the Delhi High Court that Vikas Yadav and two others, convicted for killing Nitish Katara in 2002, deserve death penalty as the offence was "pre-meditated" and committed in a "cold- blooded" manner.

Katara murder case: HC to hear Vikas parole plea on August 22

The parole plea moved by Vikas Yadav, convicted for killing Nitish Katara, was on Tuesday transferred to another bench of the Delhi High Court which is hearing arguments on sentence to be awarded to the three convicts in the case.

Katara case: Cops asked to give reasons for enhancement of sentence

The Delhi High Court Friday asked the city police to provide the "aggravating and mitigating" factors which could help it determine the sentence to be awarded to UP politician D P Yadav`s son Vikas and two others who have been convicted for killing Nitish Katara.

Nitish Katara case: HC to hear arguments on sentence on May 16

Delhi High Court fixed May 16 for hearing arguments on quantum of sentence to be awarded to controversial UP politician DP Yadav`s son Vikas and two others in the 2002 Nitish Katara murder case.

Neelam Katara hails Delhi HC order in Nitish murder case

The mother of Nitish Katara, who was abducted and murdered in 2002, Wednesday said her stand has been vindicated by the high court which held that the murder of her son was a case
of honour killing.

EC ban: Allahabad HC dismisses petition of DP Yadav`s wife

Allahabad High Court turned down petition of Umlesh Yadav, wife of DP Yadav, challenging her disqualification by Election Commission for 3 years due to her failure to make disclosure of poll expenses.

Nitish Katara case: Vikas, Vishal to stay in Tihar

Vikas and Vishal Yadav are undergoing life imprisonment in the Nitish Katara murder case.

Yadavs kept in jail for undertrials, HC raps Tihar Authority

Delhi High Court on Friday pulled up the Tihar prisons authority for keeping Vikas and Vishal Yadav, convicts in the Nitish Katara murder case, in a jail meant for undertrials.

Yadavs forced Bharti to snap ties with Katara: HC

The police on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal, serving life terms for killing MBA graduate Nitish Katara in 2002, had the knowledge about their sister`s intimacy with the victim.

‘Cops colluded with Vikas Yadav during AIIMS stay’

Two policemen allegedly colluded with Vikas Yadav, involved in murder cases of Jessica Lal and Nitish Katara.

Katara: Vikas relies on doctor`s testimony in HC

Vikas Yadav, a convict in the 2002 Nitish Katara murder case, told the Delhi High Court that a forensic expert had testified that it was "less likely" that the victim was killed with a hammer, the alleged weapon of offence.

‘Denial to quiz witness vitiated Katara trial’

Denial of opportunity to cross-examine a key prosecution witness on material aspects had vitiated the trial in Nitish Katara case, Vikas Yadav said.

‘No evidence to establish motive to kill Katara’

Vikas Yadav is serving life term along with two others in the 2002 Nitish Katara murder case.

Katara case: Hearing against conviction begins

Delhi HC began hearing the appeals of the 2002 Nitish Katara murder convicts, including that of former Rajya Sabha MP DP Yadav`s son Vikas Yadav.

Katara murder case: 2 guards of Vikas suspended

Nitish Katara was abducted from a marriage party at Ghaziabad and was later killed for his alleged intimacy with Vikas` sister Bharti.

Katara murder: Complaint against Yadav brothers

Nitish Katara was murdered in 2002 by cousin brothers Vikas and Vishal Yadav for allegedly having an affair with Vikas`s sister Bharti Yadav.