Patiala House Court

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Regarding last meeting with families, Tihar writes to Nirbhaya's rapists

22 Feb 2020

Regarding last meeting with families, Tihar writes to Nirbhaya's rapists

Tihar jail has written to four men, who are on death row for brutally raping a 23-year-old paramedical student in Delhi, regarding their final meeting with their respective families.

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Convict Pawan gets lawyer, matter adjourned again

13 Feb 2020

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: Convict Pawan gets lawyer, matter adjourned again

On Thursday, Patiala House Court appointed advocate Ravi Qazi as the lawyer of convict Pawan Gupta, who is facing the death penalty for raping a 23-year-old paramedical student in 2012.

Nirbhaya's mother cries in court again, reminds it's been years

12 Feb 2020

Nirbhaya's mother cries in court again, reminds it's been years

Asha Devi, whose daughter was brutally raped and left to die in 2012 in Delhi, broke down inside a Delhi court on Wednesday as the hearing pertaining to convicts' death warrant was adjourned for Thursday.

Nirbhaya case: Convict Akshay's curative plea dismissed by SC

30 Jan 2020

Nirbhaya case: Convict Akshay's curative plea dismissed by SC

On Thursday, the Supreme Court dismissed the curative petition of Akshay Singh, one of the four convicts on a death row in connection to the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case.

Nirbhaya's rapist's plea should be taken on priority: CJI Bobde

27 Jan 2020

Nirbhaya's rapist's plea should be taken on priority: CJI Bobde

The plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the men who is facing death for raping Nirbhaya, should be taken up on an urgent basis if the execution is on February 1, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said on Monday.

On death row, Nirbhaya's rapists approach court again

24 Jan 2020

On death row, Nirbhaya's rapists approach court again

In what can be seen as another tactic to delay the death sentence, two convicts in the Nirbhaya rape and murder case have approached the court again.

Hanging of Nirbhaya's rapists: Javadekar blames AAP's negligence for delay

16 Jan 2020

Hanging of Nirbhaya's rapists: Javadekar blames AAP's negligence for delay

The four men who raped Nirbhaya in 2012 in Delhi will not be hanged on January 22, and Union Minister Prakash Javadekar sees an Aam Aadmi Party conspiracy in this.

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC dismisses curative petitions

14 Jan 2020

Nirbhaya's rapists will be hanged, SC dismisses curative petitions

The Supreme Court dismissed curative petitions filed by two convicts, namely Vinay Sharma and Mukesh Singh, in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case.

MJ Akbar deposes in defamation suit against journalist Priya Ramani

04 May 2019

MJ Akbar deposes in defamation suit against journalist Priya Ramani

Former Union minister MJ Akbar on Saturday recorded his statement in the defamation case he filed against journalist Priya Ramani.

Robert Vadra questioned for 'links' to arms dealer, London properties

07 Feb 2019

Robert Vadra questioned for 'links' to arms dealer, London properties

On Wednesday, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) questioned businessman Robert Vadra for over five hours in connection with an alleged money laundering case related to properties in the UK.

Wife Priyanka drops Robert Vadra at ED office for questioning

06 Feb 2019

Wife Priyanka drops Robert Vadra at ED office for questioning

Sending a strong message that she stands by her spouse, Priyanka Gandhi dropped Robert Vadra outside Enforcement Directorate office on Wednesday.

JNU sedition-row: Court refuses chargesheet, says Delhi govt's permission needed

19 Jan 2019

JNU sedition-row: Court refuses chargesheet, says Delhi govt's permission needed

Five days after the Delhi Police filed a 1,200-page chargesheet against former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, and others, the Patiala House Court has refused to accept the filing.

JNU sedition case: Charge sheet filed against Kanhaiya, Umar Khalid

14 Jan 2019

JNU sedition case: Charge sheet filed against Kanhaiya, Umar Khalid

The Patiala House Court is slated to hear the sedition case involving 10 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students - including former JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar and ex-student Umar Khalid - on Tuesday.

AgustaWestland middleman Christian Michel names Sonia Gandhi, ED tells court

29 Dec 2018

AgustaWestland middleman Christian Michel names Sonia Gandhi, ED tells court

Christian Michel, the alleged middleman of the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, has named UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, the Enforcement Directorate told Patiala House Court on Saturday.

In MJ Akbar vs Priya Ramani, more witnesses record statement

07 Dec 2018

In MJ Akbar vs Priya Ramani, more witnesses record statement

Three witnesses recorded their statements on Friday against Priya Ramani, who is facing criminal defamation suit filed by former MoS External Affairs MJ Akbar.

#AgustaWestlandScam: Chopper deal 'middleman', Christian Michel, being extradited to India

04 Dec 2018

#AgustaWestlandScam: Chopper deal 'middleman', Christian Michel, being extradited to India

Alleged AgustaWestland chopper scam middleman, Christian James Michel, who is wanted by several Indian investigative agencies, is reportedly being extradited from the United Arab Emirates to India tonight.

Delhi: Former BSP-leader's son, who brandished gun, surrenders in court

18 Oct 2018

Delhi: Former BSP-leader's son, who brandished gun, surrenders in court

Ashish Pandey, the son of former BSP MP Rakesh Pandey, who was seen brandishing a gun outside Hyatt Regency in Delhi on Sunday, surrendered at Delhi's Patiala House Court on Thursday.

38-year-old man absconding for 14 years arrested in Delhi

06 Sep 2018

38-year-old man absconding for 14 years arrested in Delhi

A 38-year-old man, who was absconding for 14 years, was arrested in Delhi, police said on Wednesday.

Sunanda Pushkar death: Shashi Tharoor moves court for anticipatory bail

03 Jul 2018

Sunanda Pushkar death: Shashi Tharoor moves court for anticipatory bail

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, accused of abetting Sunanda Pushkar's suicide, today moved Delhi's Patiala House Court seeking anticipatory bail.

Former Air India woman officer moves Delhi-HC over retirement-benefit suspension

20 May 2018

Former Air India woman officer moves Delhi-HC over retirement-benefit suspension

Rohita Jaidka, former woman executive director of Air India, who was accused of stealing a painting by renowned artist Jatin Das, has moved the Delhi HC challenging AI's decision to suspend her post-retirement benefits.

2G scam: CBI challenges acquittal of A Raja, Kanimozhi, others

19 Mar 2018

2G scam: CBI challenges acquittal of A Raja, Kanimozhi, others

Nearly three months after former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and others were acquitted in the 2G scam case, the CBI has challenged the court's decision.

Karti Chidambaram, in CBI custody, wants food from Zomato, Swiggy

02 Mar 2018

Karti Chidambaram, in CBI custody, wants food from Zomato, Swiggy

Karti Chidambaram, the son of former finance minister P Chidambaram, who is under a five-day CBI custody since Thursday for his involvement in the INX money laundering case, has been reportedly throwing his weight around.

SC seeks BCCI's response on Sreesanth's plea against life ban

05 Feb 2018

SC seeks BCCI's response on Sreesanth's plea against life ban

In a major relief to cricketer S Sreesanth, the Supreme Court has issued a notice to BCCI, seeking response on the plea filed by Sreesanth challenging the life ban imposed on him by the apex body.

2G scam: Raja, Kanimozhi & others acquitted of all charges

21 Dec 2017

2G scam: Raja, Kanimozhi & others acquitted of all charges

In a major setback, the Patiala House Court has acquitted all accused in the massive 2G scam. This includes Telecom minister A Raja, DMK RS member Kanimozhi and others.

Delhi HC says I-T Dept to investigate National Herald case

12 May 2017

Delhi HC says I-T Dept to investigate National Herald case

In a minor victory for Subramanian Swamy and a huge set back for Congress leaders Rahul and Sonia Gandhi, the Delhi HC has cleared the way for an Income Tax investigation into the National Herald case.