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Kathua rape case

Court directs to file FIR against SIT members that probed Kathua rape-murder case

Two police officials and a special police officer Surender Verma were convicted for destruction of evidence.

23 Oct 2019 8:15 AM

Trial of juvenile in Kathua gangrape, murder case to begin today

According to order served to Crime Branch, officials have been asked to bring in prosecution evidence and witnesses for trial to begin.

15 Jul 2019 9:31 AM

Kathua case: 'Sweat on Sanji Ram’s face on chilly day gave him away,' says officer

Sanji Ram, along with two others, was convicted for life on charges of rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua on Monday.

12 Jun 2019 8:56 AM

Kathua case: Chief investigator regrets Vishal's release on benefit of doubt

Chief Investigator R K Jalla said Sanji Ram made every attempt to save his son from this case.

11 Jun 2019 2:16 PM

Time to stop politics over heinous crime: Mufti, Omar welcomes Kathua case verdict

The case created public outrage with activists and people hitting the streets demanding justice to the victim.

10 Jun 2019 2:03 PM


Kathua case lawyer Deepika Rajawat dropped, family says she rarely came to court

The court has issued a notice to Rajawat, asking her to respond to the plea moved by her clients by November 20, officials said.

15 Nov 2018 5:42 PM

Kathua rape case: SC asks J&K’s response on custodial torture of witness

SC was hearing a plea by Talib Hussain alleging custodial torture by J&K police in an alleged rape case lodged against him.

21 Aug 2018 2:51 PM

People in Jammu nationalists to core unlike Kashmiris, says BJP leader

Lal Singh said Kashmir-based leaders have ruled state for last 70 years and now it's time for the people of Jammu region to come to power.

13 Aug 2018 6:02 PM

Parliament passes bill to provide death penalty to child rape convicts

The Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill 2018, which was passed in the Lok Sabha on July 30, was approved by a voice vote in the Upper House.

06 Aug 2018 9:25 PM

Supplementary chargesheet in Kathua rape case to be filed this week: officials

The charge sheet would be presented in the court against the eight people arrested for allegedly committing the heinous crime.

29 Jul 2018 6:49 PM


SC orders transfer of Kathua rape case accused to Gurudaspur jail from J&K

SC directed Punjab and J&K govts to provide security to the trial judge and the Special Public Prosecutor of Kathua case respectively.

09 Jul 2018 6:19 PM

Kathua rape accused who claimed to be juvenile to be tried as adult

Medical tests have confirmed that the man was between 19 and 23 years in age.

05 Jul 2018 7:56 PM

Law makes you a realist, says young entrepreneur and lawyer Sonam Chandwani

India has about 1.3 million lawyers and yet several people either have no access to justice or cannot afford legal services.

04 Jul 2018 7:57 PM

Kathua rape case: Accused claiming to be juvenile above 20 yrs, claims medical report

'The report has been submitted and final arguments will be concluded tomorrow after which judge will pronounce verdict,' prosecutor said.

02 Jul 2018 8:16 PM

Trial of Kathua rape-murder case begins today amid tight security at Pathankot court

Pathankot Bar Association president Reshpaul Thakur said this was for the first time such a high-profile case was to be heard in the court.

31 May 2018 1:35 PM


Mufti slams ex-minister for ‘horrid mentality’

Director General of Police, Shesh Paul Vaid, said, “We have registered a case against him (Rajinder Singh) after receiving a complaint.

23 May 2018 2:21 AM

Google, Facebook, Twitter get court notice for revealing Kathua victim's identity

The court listed the matter for further hearing on May 29.

19 May 2018 8:03 AM

No protection to witnesses of Kathua rape case: Supreme Court

The apex court also refused to change the probe agency in the case.

16 May 2018 1:15 PM

SC to hear on May 16 Kathua witnesses’ plea alleging police harassment

The three witnesses had in their statement before the magistrate said they gave their statement to the police under coercion.

14 May 2018 1:19 PM

J&K CM welcomes SC decision to transfer Kathua case to Pathankot

Supreme Court has transferred Kathua rape case trial from J&K to Pathankot court; it has also ruled out CBI inquiry.

07 May 2018 8:36 PM