Tamilnadu Governor can decide on Rajiv convicts: Centre

The Central government today informed the Supreme Court that it is upto the Governor to decide on the release of the Rajiv Gandhi assassination convicts. Continue Reading

Rajiv case convict Nalini back in jail after 51-day parole ends

Nalini Sriharan, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, surrendered at a prison here on Sunday, after being out of the jail for 52 days on ordinary leave granted by the Madras High Court. Continue Reading

Madras High Court extends Nalini parole by three weeks

Madras High Court extends Rajiv Gandhi assasination case convict S Nalaini’s parole by three weeks. According to the order, the parole ends on 25 August. Continue Reading

Nalini files petition in Madras HC seeking parole extension

While the Madras High Court granted one month parole for S Nalini to attend her daughter’s wedding, the life convict has once again appealed to the judicial body seeking an extension to one more month. Continue Reading

Rajiv convicts’ release: Ball in Governor’s court, says SC

The Supreme Court today dismissed pleas of families of those killed along with former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991, objecting to the Tamilnadu government’s 2014 decision to release seven convicts in the case. Continue Reading