SC denies Chidambaram’s bail plea in INX Media case

The Supreme Court Friday reserved verdict on former finance minister P Chidambaram’s plea against Delhi High Court order denying him bail in the INX Media corruption case. The CBI Friday told the Supreme Court that 15 accused, including Chidambaram, his son Karti and some companies have been charge-sheeted in the case. Continue Reading

Delhi High Court refuses to grant bail to Chidambaram

The Delhi High Court today refused to grant bail to former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media corruption case. Continue Reading

Sex with girl below 16, even with her consent, is rape: Delhi court

A court here has declared two men guilty of raping a 15-year-old girl six years ago after befriending her, ruling that the minor’s consent for physical relation was inconsequential.
Additional Sessions Judge Umed Singh Grewal sentenced Parvesh Rana (30) and Ashish Sehrawat (41) to jail term already undergone by them during the trial. Continue Reading