Indian Court

January 5, 2019
January 5, 2019

Vijay Mallya a ‘fugitive economic offender’: Indian court

A court in India set up under anti-money laundering laws declares Indian liquor and aviation tycoon Vijay Mallya a “fugitive economic offender” today, paving the way for the government to seize his...

November 12, 2018
November 12, 2018

'Husband may steal, beg to maintain wife, child'

A court in India rules that a man may steal, beg or borrow in order to maintain his family.

May 2, 2018
May 2, 2018

Indian court convicts gangster over journalist murder

An Indian court convicts notorious gangster Chhota Rajan and eight others of murdering a journalist in a drive-by shooting in Mumbai seven years ago.

October 9, 2017
October 9, 2017

India court commutes death sentence for deadly Gujarat riots

An Indian court commutes the death sentences given by a lower court to 11 people after one of the many deadly riots that swept the western state of Gujarat 15 years ago in which more than 1,000...

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

India court convicts 24 over 2002 Gujarat riots massacre

An Indian court convicts two dozen people today over a massacre during religious riots 14 years ago when Prime Minister Narendra Modi was chief minister of Gujarat state.

October 29, 2015
October 29, 2015

Indian court rejects hanged girls probe

An Indian court has rejected a federal police report which had ruled that two teenage girls found hanging from a tree in India last year took their own lives and were not gang-raped and murdered.

July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

Salahuddin’s trial begins in Shillong court

Trial of BNP leader Salahuddin Ahmed, accused of trespassing into India, begins at a Shillong court with the recording of the statement of one of the two witnesses.

July 22, 2015
July 22, 2015

India court to frame charge against Nur Hossain Aug 24

An Indian court today sets August 24 to frame charges against Nur Hossain, prime accused in the sensational Narayanganj seven-murder case, for trespassing into the country.

May 16, 2015
May 16, 2015

Courts tilt towards rich

Salman and Jayalalithaa can afford the best of legal brains in the country. But the judges, who heard their cases, too have to see that they deliver justice however weak the prosecution is.

April 9, 2015
April 9, 2015

India’s outsourcing giant guilty of fraud

An Indian court sentenced the founder of an outsourcing giant and nine others to seven years in prison each after convicting them of stealing millions of dollars in one of the largest frauds in the...