Anand Mohan J

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Delhi court acquits two in businessman’s murder: Pistol appears planted

A Delhi court has now acquitted the two men after it held that there was no material on record to connect the injury suffered by the victim with the firearm alleged to have been recovered from the accused persons.

Three escape from prison van in Sambhal: Gun used to kill constables sneaked in at court, says police

Police also said the driver and two policemen seated in the driver's cabin did not hear the scuffle inside the van and that the three undertrials used chilli powder to subdue the two policemen, who they eventually shot, and the 21 other inmates.

Delhi: Two undertrials claim beaten in police custody, constable’s video nails lie

The accused allegedly tried to frame police officers as they did not accept their demand of handcuffing them a certain way.

Shocked someone placed on pedestal was accused: MJ Akbar’s defence witness

Akbar had resigned as a Minister of State after Ramani levelled allegations of sexual misconduct against him. He had subsequently filed a defamation lawsuit.

Delhi: Court acquits 3 men in ‘attack’ on woman

As per court records, the complainant had alleged she was assaulted, her hair pulled and her clothes torn by the accused persons inside a temple on July 5, 2015.

Delhi: ‘Victim’ fails to show up, court acquits man in accident case

Pronouncing the judgment, Metropolitan Magistrate Sumeet Anand said, “Except for the complainant, there are no other eyewitnesses to the incident.

Will dispose cases as old as 25 years: New Delhi HC Chief Justice

Speaking at the India International Centre, where a ceremony was held to felicitate him for taking over as the Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court, Justice Patel said: “We have decided to dispose 25-year-old cases with the help of the Bar Council members at the earliest.”

Acquitting AAP MLA, court says case was ‘made up’

Dalal, the MLA from Mundka, was accused of turning up at Nangloi police station on July 8, 2015, along with 30-40 supporters, and pressuring police to release Rohtash Tomar, who was picked up by Maharashtra Police for allegedly buying stolen plastic granules.

For comments after being assaulted, Delhi CM summoned by court

Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal, in his interim order, noted that “allegations of the respondents are prima facie defamatory and refer to complainant Vijender Gupta, making him an aggrieved person”.

Cross-examination ends: Reserve my right for further legal action in future, MJ Akbar tells court

Akbar told the court: “It is wrong to suggest that the article and tweets of Priya Ramani were meant to raise awareness of the pervasiveness of the issue of sexual harassment at workplace. It is wrong to suggest that Priya Ramani’s disclosures pertaining to me were true and made in good faith.”

Delhi court frames charges against CM Kejriwal, Sisodia in 2014 rail bhavan dharna

As per the interim order, the case pertains to a dharna by the CM along with his supporters at Rail Bhavan on January 20, 2014 — in violation of prohibitory orders under CrPC section 144 .

AAP MLA gets six-month jail term in 2015 assault case

This is the second sentencing of a sitting AAP MLA in a week after the court awarded a three-month jail term to Manoj Kumar, the AAP legislator from Kondli, for obstructing poll process.

MLA Mukhtar Ansari, brother acquitted in BJP leader Krishnanand Rai murder case

Special Judge Arun Bhardwaj, who dealt on various aspects, including whether there was an enmity between the Ansaris and Rai, held that when a contestant loses Assembly elections, “it will not result in enmity of such nature and enormity that he will think of murdering his opponent who defeated him”.

Delhi: Ex-BJP MLA acquitted for ‘stopping’ train in 2010

A Delhi Court Tuesday acquitted former BJP MLA Anil Jha and seven others for allegedly stopping Awadh Assam Express train during a ‘Bharat bandh’ in 2010.

Snatchers target Delhi University professor out for a walk in North Campus

Police have so far been unable to track the three accused, who did not wear helmets to mask their faces. Investigators have looked into two CCTVs but have been unable to get a clear grab of their faces.

Delhi: Police crash parole party for gang boss, 22 arrested with weapons

According to an officer, the party was held at a nondescript farmhouse built on encroached government property in Najafgarh, and the guest list included criminals from South West Delhi and Haryana.

Delhi: 2 yrs after she left West Bengal home in anger, woman traced in capital

When policemen from Paharganj station found the woman, they said she was starving, surviving only on tea and cigarettes. The last time she took a bath was two weeks ago. She tried to communicate in English, only to stop and resort to hand gestures.

Meerut gangster and a two-month-old cat-and-mouse chase

Named as prime accused in 43 cases, including seven of murder, Badan Singh Baddo lived it up until his arrest in 2017. One day, he gave police the slip.

Uttar Pradesh Bar Council chief shot dead: First woman chief pushed for libraries, lawyer stipend

Yadav’s colleagues say that she was a workaholic, who had previously become the vice-chairperson for a 5-year term. Two days ago, after being re-elected as a member of the Bar Council defeating at least ten women candidates, she also got the majority of the votes from the 25-member council.

Soon after this photo, UP Bar Council chief killed by lawyer in Agra court

Sharma fired at least three rounds at Yadav inside the another lawyer’s chamber just minutes after she ended a victory procession at the Agra court for being elected Bar Council chief on June 9.