15 Sep 2014
United Nations: UN Security Council has condemns the "heinous and cowardly murder" of British aid worker David Haines by an Islamic State militant. "This crime is a tragic reminder of the increasing dangers humanitarian personnel face every day in Syria," the council emphasised in a statement on Sunday, adopted unanimously by its 15 members.
13 Sep 2014
Meerut: Jail administration has not told Surinder Koli about the stay on the execution of his death sentence by Supreme Court till October 29. "We got the news through media but no official communication has reached the jail so far," said SHM Rizvi, jail superintendent.
11 Sep 2014
Pretoria: "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius was found not guilty of the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Thursday as a South African judge dismissed the most serious charges against him.
12 Sep 2014
Pretoria: Celebrity athlete Oscar Pistorius was on Friday found guilty of culpable homicide in shooting dead his glamorous girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, a conviction that could result in a lengthy jail term.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: A court here on Tuesday reserved its order on the quantum of sentence against main accused Sher Singh Rana, convicted for killing bandit-turned-politician Phoolan Devi.
11 Sep 2014
Pretoria: Murder-accused South African paralympian Oscar Pistorius on Thursday arrived at the high court in Pretoria for his trial, as Judge Thokosile Masipa prepares the verdict.
02 May 2012
Dentist Nupur Talwar on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking bail in the case of twin murder of her daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj four years ago in Noida.
03 Sep 2014
Washington: US is appalled by the brutal murder of another American journalist, if a video purporting his beheading by the Islamic State terrorists is genuine, the Obama administration has said.
08 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the execution of Nithari killings convict Surendra Koli by one week. Chief justice designate HL Dattu passed the order in the intervening night of Sunday and Monday, staying Koli's execution on his appeal.
02 Sep 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The day-long hartal called by RSS in Kerala on Tuesday to protest murder of an activist in Kannur district disrupted normal life across the state.