Written by Prashasti Singh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 26, 2021 04:15 PM IST
Nikita Tomar, a 21-year-old college student, was shot dead at point blank range outside her college in Ballabhgarh on October 26, 2020.
Bombay, Hindustan Times | By Kanchan Chaudhari
PUBLISHED ON DEC 26, 2020 02:11 PM IST
Physical participation in the crime is not necessary for an accused facing “common intention” charges to be convicted in murder cases, the Bombay high court’s Nagpur bench observed on Tuesday
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By Ramesh Babu
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 02:21 PM IST
Main accused Thomas Kotoor will have to undergo double life-term for trespassing into the convent (Section 449) but he can undergo both sentences concurrently, the court said.
Patna, Hindustan Times | By Avinash Kumar
PUBLISHED ON DEC 20, 2020 12:39 PM IST
While delivering the order, special judge-cum-additional district and session judge of the POCSO court termed the case “heinous”.
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 28, 2020 11:40 AM IST
Special public prosecutor Mahaveer Krishnawat said judge LD Kiradu sentenced the convict to life in prison till his last breath.
Mathura | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Niyati Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2020 12:18 AM IST
A district court on Thursday sentenced a couple to life imprisonment for killing the woman’s lover two years ago.
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 28, 2020 04:18 PM IST
The prosecution said Subahani Haja Moideen was planning attacks against some judges and senior political leaders when he was arrested from Tirunelveli in Tamil Nadu in October 2016.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 02:58 AM IST
Detective sergeant Shaleena Sheikh, said: “We are pleased with today’s sentence which reflects the gravity of Vyas’s crimes.”
Hindustan Times | By Bulbul Sharma
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2020 03:39 PM IST
You might have longed for endless leisurely days but when there is no other option, fear takes over
Hindustan Times, Sangrur | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2020 10:41 PM IST
Mandeep Kaur, alias Aman, of Changli village, and Mohammad Shehbaz of Malerkotla were sentenced by the court of additional sessions judge Rajneesh for murdering Jaswinder Singh, 30.
Hindustan Times, Karnal | By Neeraj Mohan, Karnal
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2020 02:47 AM IST
The convict, a commerce student, had shot the principal four times during a parent-teacher meeting in 2018
Kalaburgi (Karnataka) | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2020 04:25 PM IST
Police arrested Patil in 2002 in a murder case when he was in his third year of MBBS course. A court sentenced him to life imprisonment in 2006.
Hindustan Times, Chennai | By MC Rajan, Chennai
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2020 10:47 PM IST
Pronouncing the quantum of sentence, the judge said the four main accused — lift operator Ravikumar, 56, plumber Suresh, 32, and security guards Abishek, 28, and Palani, 40, — deserved no leniency.
Hindustan times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2020 01:42 AM IST
Manoj Shah and Pradeep Kumar were convicted for brutally raping the minor girl — who later came to be known as Gudiya (not her real name)— at their rented house in Gandhi Nagar in April 2013.
Hindustan times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan
UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2020 11:49 AM IST
A death warrant sets a date for the hanging of a death row convict and is one of the final steps in the execution of a convict. It is usually issued after a convict has exhausted all legal remedies.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Indo-Asian News Service, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 17, 2019 11:39 PM IST
Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar, London
PUBLISHED ON DEC 17, 2019 11:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Shub Karman Dhaliwal, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 04, 2019 12:52 AM IST
On November 13, the Supreme Court agreed with the high court’s order of upholding life imprisonment awarded to Paul by a trial court for strangling his wife Pooja to death and setting the body on fire on July 13, 2012. Renu didn’t appeal against the sentence.
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2019 11:43 PM IST
A special POCSO court in Angul district of Odisha sentenced 32-year-old Damayanti Soren to life imprisonment under Section 302 of IPC on charges of murdering her minor daughter more than 4 and half years ago.
Jessica Lal murder case: Delhi HC asks jail authorities to decide within a week convict’s parole plea
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2019 03:52 AM IST
Justice Rajnish Bhatnagar was informed by the counsel for Sharma that his plea seeking parole is pending with the authorities for nearly nine months whereas they are required to decide it within four weeks.
Chandigarh court sentences Harmehtab Rarewala to life term till death for ex-HP CM nephew Akansh Sen’s murder
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Tanbir Dhaliwal
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2019 12:50 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2019 10:53 PM IST
Raju of Raikot was given life sentence in 1996, jumped parole in 1999, and was declared proclaimed offender in 2017
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2019 10:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Agartala | By Priyanka Deb Barman
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2019 12:16 AM IST
The Division Bench of the High Court led by Chief Justice Sanjoy Karol and Justice Arindam Lodh also ordered for life imprisonment to one convict of the same case who was acquitted by the trial court earlier.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Tanmay Chatterjee
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2019 01:52 AM IST
The ministry has also proposed a new section, 25 (6), with a minimum punishment of 10 years in prison and maximum punishment of life imprisonment till death for using prohibited fire arms or ammunition by members of organised crime syndicate.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 05:07 PM IST
Also, to commemorate 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi so far 1424 prisoners have been released by states and Union Territories in 2 phases (2nd Oct 2018 & 6th April 2019). Third phase of release is due on 2nd Oct 2019.
By HT Correspondent, Patiala
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2019 10:38 PM IST
Farmers are protesting against life term to a farmer-activist in a murder case; say have planned further action, will make announcement after the meet
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Patiala
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2019 11:45 PM IST
The farmers are demanding the release of farmer-activist Manjit Singh Dhaner, who was convicted on charges of murder sentenced to life imprisonment by the Supreme Court
Ranchi | By Bedanti Saran
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2019 05:38 AM IST
Parveen filed a petition in the court of chief judicial magistrate Manju Kumari in Seraikela. The petition has not been listed for hearing.
Hindustan Times, Ranchi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON SEP 11, 2019 01:37 AM IST
While his alleged aides managed to escape, Tabrez got caught and was beaten up. He was allegedly forced to chant Jais Shri Ram and Jai Hanuman as well.