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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar surrenders to authorities

31 Dec 2018

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar surrenders to authorities

Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, who was earlier handed a life sentence by the Delhi High Court for his role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, surrendered on Monday, the last day of the deadline set by the Delhi HC.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar moves Supreme Court against life-sentence

22 Dec 2018

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar moves Supreme Court against life-sentence

Less than a week after the Delhi High Court handed him a life sentence for his role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar has moved the Supreme Court challenging his conviction and life term.

Sajjan told mob, "Humari ma maar di, Sardaaro ko maaro"

17 Dec 2018

Sajjan told mob, "Humari ma maar di, Sardaaro ko maaro"

In the 1984 carnage, nearly 8,000 Sikhs lost their lives, though the official figures claim only 2,800 died.

#SajjanConvicted: Jaitley says Congress making another accused CM

17 Dec 2018

#SajjanConvicted: Jaitley says Congress making another accused CM

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley welcomed the Delhi High Court judgment convicting Congress leader Sajjan Kumar for his involvement in 1984 anti-Sikh riots but also slammed the party for making another accused, Kamal Nath, the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Congress leader Sajjan Kumar gets life term

17 Dec 2018

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Congress leader Sajjan Kumar gets life term

The Delhi High Court on Monday overturned a lower court's order which acquitted Congress leader Sajjan Kumar for his involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and sentenced him to life imprisonment.

1987 Hashimpura massacre: Delhi HC sentences 16 ex-cops to life-imprisonment

31 Oct 2018

1987 Hashimpura massacre: Delhi HC sentences 16 ex-cops to life-imprisonment

The Delhi High Court today sentenced 16 ex-policemen to life imprisonment in connection with the 1987 Hashimpura (Uttar Pradesh) massacre case, where they had killed 42 people of a minority community.

Gita, Upanishads kept 'devout Muslim' Suhaib Ilyasi 'strong' in jail

14 Oct 2018

Gita, Upanishads kept 'devout Muslim' Suhaib Ilyasi 'strong' in jail

Former TV anchor Suhaib Ilyasi, who was acquitted on charges of murdering his wife this month said while he didn't miss out on his daily namaz in prison, he also faithfully read the Bhagvad Gita and the Upanishads for solace and strength.

Najeeb Ahmed case: CBI can file closure report, says Delhi-HC

08 Oct 2018

Najeeb Ahmed case: CBI can file closure report, says Delhi-HC

The Delhi High Court today allowed the CBI to file a closure report in the case related to missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed.

Suhaib Ilyasi, former TV anchor, acquitted in wife's murder case

05 Oct 2018

Suhaib Ilyasi, former TV anchor, acquitted in wife's murder case

The Delhi High Court on Friday acquitted former TV anchor Suhaib Ilyasi in the case related to his wife's murder, saying there wasn't evidence to prove he was guilty of the crime.

Delhi HC declines Afghan's plea to direct wife to return

20 Aug 2018

Delhi HC declines Afghan's plea to direct wife to return

The Delhi High Court has declined the plea of an Afghan national to direct his wife and their two children, who have obtained refugee status in India, to return with him, after the three expressed their unwillingness to live with him.

Delhi-HC sentences man to life-imprisonment for sexually assaulting 3.5-year-old boy

15 Jul 2018

Delhi-HC sentences man to life-imprisonment for sexually assaulting 3.5-year-old boy

The Delhi HC has sentenced a man to life imprisonment for sodomizing a three-and-a-half-year-old boy, observing that the child was subjected to traumatic and brutal sexual assault.

IIT professor in trouble after Chinese wife leaves with kid

10 Jul 2018

IIT professor in trouble after Chinese wife leaves with kid

Caught in a sticky wicket, an IIT-Madras professor appealed to Delhi HC to get custody of his son, who lives with his Chinese mother.

HC upholds punishment of 3-men for scuffle over 'beedi' price

08 Jul 2018

HC upholds punishment of 3-men for scuffle over 'beedi' price

Three men, convicted for grievously injuring the father of a vendor for charging 50 paise extra for "beedi" bundle, leading to his death two decades ago, got respite from Delhi HC, which refused to interfere with their three-and-a-half-year jail term.