January 2, 2010
Indian-American Anil Kumar, a former McKinsey director has agreed to waive indictment in the Galleon Hedge Fund case described as the largest insider trading case in the history of U.S., an indica...
December 28, 2009
Politicians of various hues, including former Haryana Chief Ministers Om Parkash Chautala and Bhajan Lal, are giving different versions regarding their role in shielding and promoting former Harya...
December 24, 2009
The Special Investigation Team probing the Paul Muthoot George murdercase has re-submitted its chargesheet to the Ramankary Judicial FirstClass Magistrate court here on Thursday.
December 23, 2009
A local court on Wednesday extended the judicial remand of all the ten accused in Satyam case till January 6 and handed them over documents related to the supplementary chargesheet filed against th...
December 18, 2009
The production of Soofiya Maudany before the Court of Judicial Magistrate of First Class 2, Aluva, on Friday, was mired in uncertainty.The only thing that was certain was that she would be...
December 16, 2009
Guantanamo Bay detainees brought into this country for trial will not stay here after the U.S. legal system finishes with them, the Obama administration says.A detainee tried in this country...
December 8, 2009
The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will establish satellite connectivity linking all Central prisons with its teaching platform in New Delhi.The move follows the decision to...
November 27, 2009
Pravin Mahajan, undergoing life sentence for killing his brother and BJP leader Pramod Mahajan, was on Friday released on 14 days’ parole.
He was released from Nashik Road Centra...
November 25, 2009
The retired Major was picked up after he was found to be in communication with the duo, the military spokesman said.
November 23, 2009
The Bangladesh police arrested another alleged member of the Lashkar-e-Taiba here on Saturday, raising fears of a growing terrorist network.Abu Motaleb was nabbed following information give...
December 30, 2009
The interim bail plea of the former Haryana Director-General of Haryana, S.P.S. Rathore, was rejected only on technical grounds, said Pankaj Bharadwaj, lawyer of the family of a teenager who was m...
December 25, 2009
A Chinese court handed down a harsh 11-year sentence to a prominent dissident Friday on subversion charges after he called for sweeping political reforms and an end to Communist Party dominance.»
December 24, 2009
There was high drama at Landhi Jail here on Wednesday when 100 Indian fishermen detained at the prison were first nearly released prior to their repatriation but had to be returned to confinement...
December 21, 2009
More than 1,500 prisoners lodged in different jails across the country have lost their lives, which included 60 women inmates.According to a data by National Human Rights Commission (NHRC),...
December 18, 2009
Soofiya Maudany, the tenth accused in the Kalamassery bus-burning case, has been remanded to judicial custody for 14 days by P.S. Joseph, the Judicial First Class Magistrate Court 2, Aluva,...
December 15, 2009
Marking the near-closure of the prosecutions case in the 26/11 trial, Ramesh Mahale, Chief Investigating Officer (IO) of the Mumbai terror attacks, deposed before the special sessions court...
December 4, 2009
A total of 5,844 undertrials lodged in the Capital’s jails are facing trial in cases in which the punishment is seven years or more.This information has been provided to the Delhi Hig...
November 26, 2009
Jammu and Kashmir will have more prisons with a reformation plan to overcome the problem of congestion in the existing prisons. Prisons department is soon starting various vocational courses in th...
November 24, 2009
The Prime Minister’s Office has assured filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt that the Home Ministry will inquire into the “leak” of information about his son having known David Headley, arrest...
November 18, 2009
President Barack Obama says he won’t set a new deadline for closing the Guantanamo Bay military prison, but does expect the facility to shut down sometime next year.The administration...