Top court used Article 142 special powers; relied on Perarivalan ruling
12 Nov 2022 7:07 AM
The verdict is more an indictment of the stubbornness of the Centre opposing a state in a federal setup
20 May 2022 12:26 AM
Convict in Rajiv assassination was jailed for 30 yrs
19 May 2022 12:59 AM
SC took note of his long incarceration of over 30 years and no history of complaint when out on parole
09 Mar 2022 9:48 PM
Nalini Sriharan and six other people were sentenced to life imprisonment in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case
24 Dec 2021 12:20 PM
Perarivalan and six other people were sentenced to life imprisonment in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.
12 Nov 2019 10:48 AM
Charithra Sriharan, Nalini's daughter, was born in prison and is currently a medical practitioner in London.
27 Oct 2019 11:21 AM
The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed as infructuous a writ petition filed in 2014 by six persons.
10 May 2019 1:59 AM
Hitting out at Modi, Rahul Gandhi asked as to why the PM was not addressing the media and interacting with students like he did.
13 Mar 2019 3:06 PM
Mother of Perarivalan presented a petition with some accompanying material to TN governor and exuded confidence he will accept her demand.
24 Sep 2018 1:58 PM
The Governor said a decision on the issue would be taken in a 'just and fair manner' in accordance with the Constitution.
15 Sep 2018 1:16 PM
The clemency process was exhaustive and mercy pleas were rejected by the governor and President.
12 Sep 2018 1:08 AM
A resolution to this effect was adopted by the Cabinet at its meeting headed by chief minister K Palaniswami.
10 Sep 2018 12:10 AM
'A resolution to this effect was adopted at state cabinet which met under CM K Palanisamy's leadership', D Jayakumar said.
09 Sep 2018 7:01 PM
In its response the CBI said the role of Perarivalan in the conspiracy to kill Rajiv Gandhi was clearly established.
07 Sep 2018 6:17 AM
Perarivalan was charged with supplying a 9-volt battery which was allegedly used for the belt bomb that killed Gandhi.
06 Sep 2018 3:14 PM
'The releasing of killers of former PM Rajiv Gandhi will set a very dangerous precedent,' Centre told SC.
10 Aug 2018 11:41 AM
'Please DM us your contact details so that we can assist you shortly,' LG Electronics asks filmmaker Shirish Kunder.
16 Jun 2018 7:06 PM
The seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case have been in jail for over 20 years now.
16 Jun 2018 6:21 PM
Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated on the night of May 21, 1991 at Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu.
27 Apr 2018 11:59 AM