Articles about Manu Sharma

Jessica Lall's sister Sabrina passes away due to organ failure

16 Aug 2021

Vidya Balan
Jessica Lall's sister Sabrina passes away due to organ failure

Jessica Lall's sister Sabrina Lall, who fought long and hard to bring her sister's killer to justice, passed away Sunday evening, after a prolonged illness.

Delhi L-G allows Manu Sharma's release in Jessica Lal case

02 Jun 2020

Delhi High Court
Delhi L-G allows Manu Sharma's release in Jessica Lal case

The Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Anil Baijal, has approved the pre-mature release of Manu Sharma, convicted in the high profile 1999 Jessica Lal murder case.

Terrorist, go back: NSUI workers, students tell BJP's Pragya Thakur

26 Dec 2019

Bhopal
Terrorist, go back: NSUI workers, students tell BJP's Pragya Thakur

Pragya Thakur, the parliamentarian from Bhopal, was on Wednesday greeted with unsavory words by students and the workers of National Students' Union of India (NSUI).

Ram Jethmalani: A look at his most famous cases
Ram Jethmalani: A look at his most famous cases

Ram Jethmalani, widely regarded as the doyen of criminal law, passed away on Sunday at his Delhi residence. He was 95.

Witty, courageous, and bold: PM Modi mourns Ram Jethmalani's death

08 Sep 2019

India
Witty, courageous, and bold: PM Modi mourns Ram Jethmalani's death

Prominent Supreme Court lawyer and former Union Law Minister, Ram Jethmalani passed away today morning at his Delhi residence, after his health deteriorated, following a prolonged illness. He was 95.

Asaram case: India urgently needs a witness protection law
Asaram case: India urgently needs a witness protection law

Three witnesses were killed, at least six grievously attacked and several others injured to protect self-styled godman Asaram from getting convicted of raping a 16-year-old disciple at his Jodhpur ashram in August 2013.

Manu and Sushil Sharma, from notorious murderers to 'model prisoners'

24 Apr 2018

Murder
Manu and Sushil Sharma, from notorious murderers to 'model prisoners'

Top officials are meeting this afternoon to decide the fate of Manu Sharma, the notorious murderer of Jessica Lall, and former Youth Congress president Sushil Sharma, the criminal in the 'tandoor murder' case.

Jessica Lall's sister won't object to Manu Sharma's release

23 Apr 2018

Delhi Government
Jessica Lall's sister won't object to Manu Sharma's release

Sabrina Lall, Jessica Lall's sister, has forgiven Siddhartha Vashistha better known as Manu Sharma and has no objection to his early release.

Now, Manu Sharma shifted to open-jail after 'good conduct'

22 Apr 2018

Tihar Jail
Now, Manu Sharma shifted to open-jail after 'good conduct'

Siddhartha Vashishtha, famously known as Manu Sharma, is serving a life sentence for killing Jessica Lal, a bartender in 1999.

Celebrated lawyer Jethmalani retires after 70 years in service

10 Sep 2017

India
Celebrated lawyer Jethmalani retires after 70 years in service

The maverick lawyer who has astounded us with the cases he has taken up, Ram Jethmalani announced his decision to retire to the Bar Council of India. He will be stepping down on September 14.