Articles by Deepankar Malviya
A Delhi court has issued summons to the deputy commissioner of police (crime) to appear before the court in the bail application of Sharjeel Imam in a sedition case. The court has listed the matter for December 9. The court observed that the absence of the special public prosecutor is causing witnesses to be discharged without examination. Sharjeel had sought bail under section 436A of CrPC in the case filed against him for allegedly making inflammatory speeches during the anti-CAA protests.
The ED had called Sanjay Singh a “key conspirator” in the case claiming that Singh exploited and gained money/kickbacks generated from the liquor policy scam
The court found the accused guilty of murder & awarded life imprisonment to them under sections 302 & 34 of the IPC & sections under the MCOCA.
Singh, who was arrested on October 4, has said he was unjustly arrested only based on statements given by accused-turned-approver Dinesh Arora
The terms of settlement in Honey Singh’s divorce case have not been disclosed by court. The grant of divorce, however, puts an end to a 2.5 year-old litigation.
The duo was arrested on October 3 by the Delhi Police’s special cell following questions after raids on journalists, freelancers, writers, and satirists linked to the portal
Delhi court extends judicial custody of AAP MP Sanjay Singh by 14 days in money laundering case. He is allowed to receive treatment at a private hospital.
A Delhi court has ordered the government to submit a report on the psychological, social, and behavioral aspects of the five convicts in the 15-year-old murder case of journalist Soumya Vishwanathan. The court will consider the report before sentencing on November 7.
The order, released on Thursday, emphasised that allowing the press to function independently is necessary for the country’s democracy
A Delhi court has convicted four people for the murder of journalist Soumya Vishwanathan 15 years ago. A fifth person was convicted for receiving stolen property and conspiring to facilitate organized crime. Vishwanathan was shot dead in her car in 2008, which sparked outrage and protests in Delhi. The convicted individuals may face a maximum sentence of the death penalty. The sentencing will take place on October 26.
The court convicted four accused – Ravi Kapoor, Amit Shukla, Ajay Kumar and Baljeet Malik in the murder case and the fifth accused – Ajay Sethi – was convicted under Indian Penal Code (IPC) section 411 (dishonestly receiving stolen property)
Shahnawaz Hussain has denied the charge, saying the complainant had a marital discord with his brother and unnecessarily dragged him into the case
A Delhi court on Tuesday remanded NewsClick founder Prabir Purkayastha and the website’s human resource department chief Amit Chakraborty to 10 days in judicial custody
The court said the extension of Singh’s ED custody was necessitated based on the discovery of new facts
The senior leader of AAP was produced in the court after his five days of ED custody ended on Tuesday
The court will continue hearing arguments on the charges on October 16.
Sanjay Singh was produced before special judge M. K. Nagpal amid heavy security in a room filled with lawyers, journalists, and his family members
The court had summoned all accused on October 4 taking cognizance of a fresh charge sheet filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on July 3. This was the second charge sheet filed by the CBI naming Tejashwi
Seiminlun Gangte was apprehended on Saturday by a joint team of the Manipur Police and the National Investigation Agency
Delhi court takes cognisance of ED charge sheet against Supertech chairman RK Arora in money laundering case; sufficient evidence available.
Special judge Geetanjali Goel, while taking cognizance of a fresh charge sheet filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on July 3, passed the order issuing summons to all the accused asking them to appear before it on October 4
The former Delhi minister moved the application seeking transfer of his trial in disproportionate assets case from special judge Vikas Dhull to another, alleging bias
Despite getting acquitted in this matter the Congress leader will continue to remain in Tihar Jail serving a life sentence in another 1984 riots case.
The accused are facing charges of murder, tampering with evidence, criminal conspiracy, and giving false information.
A Delhi court on Tuesday refused to acquit Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot in a criminal defamation complaint lodged by Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
A Delhi court has reprimanded a special public prosecutor for throwing a file and behaving aggressively during a hearing in a 2020 Delhi riots case. The court has referred the matter to the Delhi Police Commissioner and the District and Sessions Judge and warned the prosecutor to be more careful in maintaining the court's decorum.
The coordination committee condemned the cane-charge by the police and the murder, and called for stern action against the guilty
Sisodia, who was physically produced before the court amid heavy security, moved an application before the court seeking permission to sign documents for opening new bank account
A Delhi court framed charges of rioting, arson and abetment in one 1984 anti-Sikh riots case against the former Congress MP
Former executive secretary of the joint plant commission of the Union ministry of steel, GK Basak, has been sentenced to three years of rigorous imprisonment and fined ₹5 lakh in a coal block allocation case. The court also gave Basak the benefit of setting off the period he had already undergone in detention. This is the 14th conviction in the coal allocation scam.