Maldivian blogger Yameen Rasheed's murder: Two sentenced to life imprisonment, 4 acquitted

Before his murder, the blogger received death threats for months from local gangs who appeared to hold radical religious views.

published on : 20th January 2022

Madras HC reduces man's life imprisonment term in murder case to seven years jail

The convict challenged the order passed by Ramanathapuram Mahila Court in 2018 convicting him of murdering his sister-in-law Murugeshwari.

published on : 17th January 2022

Odisha man gets 14 years rigorous imprisonment for raping minor girl

Surendra Pingua had called the victim when she had gone to a shop to return a cold drink bottle at around 2 pm on June 26, 2015. He had then taken her to a dilapidated house and raped her.

published on : 28th December 2021

Two get 12-year rigorous imprisonment for keeping hashish oil

The two were arrested by the excise sleuths in 2010 from Power House road on the basis of a tipoff received by Inspector T Ajith Kumar.

published on : 11th December 2021

Orissa HC considers lawyer’s decade-old petition, seeks reply from Home Secretary

Lawyer Pratima Das, a resident of Choudwar was arrested for her alleged links with the Maoists in Odisha and was in jail from August 13, 2008 until her acquittal on November 17, 2010.

published on : 17th November 2021

Man gets four-year rigorous imprisonment for harassing minor

Ashamalla Shravan had been stalking the victim since she was 13. In 2015, when the victim was on her way to school, he forcefully pulled her into his car and took her to Karmanghat area to marry her.

published on : 16th November 2021

2 labourers get 10-year rigorous imprisonment for murder

The convicts, in an inebriated state, attacked a co-worker and bludgeoned the victim with a fire extinguisher over a fight that broke out when the victim demanded they serve him curry on his plate.

published on : 16th November 2021

Man gets 15-year rigorous imprisonment for raping minor daughters in Hyderabad

The Metropolitan Sessions Court at LB Nagar which delivered the judgement imposed Rs 1,000 fine on him and ordered Rs 6 lakh to be paid to each victim as compensation. 

published on : 9th November 2021

Orissa HC acquits man sentenced to life imprisonment in 2014

The court had convicted and sentenced Sudarsan Gouda to imprisonment for life on February 21, 2014 for his involvement in the murder of Raghumani Das.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Orissa High Court acquits 2 life convicts on benefit of doubt

The HC observed that the trial court, without analysing discrepancies and doubts in the case of the prosecution, has mechanically come to the conclusion that the appellants' guilt was beyond doubt.

published on : 8th September 2021

Man gets 25-year rigorous imprisonment for sexual assault of four-year-old niece

According to the prosecution, the accused took the minor girl to his bedroom and sexually assaulted her.

published on : 12th August 2021

Home guard gets 30 years Rigorous Imprisonment in rape case in Hyderabad

The special court for POCSO cases, delivering the judgment, also directed the government to pay a compensation of Rs 7 lakh to the survivor.

published on : 4th August 2021

Raipur court awards life sentence to man in dowry death case 

Additional District and Sessions Judge Vikram Pratap Chandra on Saturday convicted Ghanshyam alias Motu Narang whose wife succumbed to critical burn injuries in February this year.

published on : 1st August 2021

Judge sends DEO to jail in contempt of court case

Despite being entitled to encash the earned leave, the respondents even after the HC order on August 28, 2019 did not implement the same for a period of 14 months.

published on : 17th July 2021

Vaishnavi murder case: Vijayawada court sentences accused to life imprisonment

On January 30, 2010, P Naga Vaishnavi, the 10-year old daughter of Palagani Prabhakar Goud, a liquor trader and a BC leader in Vijayawada was kidnapped and murdered in a gruesome manner.

published on : 14th June 2018
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