New Delhi : Supreme Court upholds death penalty in Coimbatore rape-murder case

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a plea filed by a death row convict seeking review of its verdict affirming capital punishment imposed on him for “horribly” gangraping a minor girl and later killing her along with her brother in Coimbatore in 2010. In a majority judgment of 2:1, a bench headed […]

Kemar seer visits residence of Sowjanya; demands thorough probe into case

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012
Sowjanya Murder Case

Belthangady: Kemar Sandeepani Mutt Swamiji Sri Esha Vittaldas on November 5, Monday visited the residence of  Sowjanya, the 17 year old student of SDM College Ujire, who was raped and murdered  last month. Speaking to reporters after meeting Sowjanya’s father Chandappa Gowda,  the seer demanded a fresh investigation into the case and also sought probe […]

Udupi-Chikkamagalur by-poll Jayprakash Hegde VS Sunil Kumar (BJP)

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Udupi: A former Karkala MLA, notorious in Padmapriya death case in which Udupi MLA Raghupathi Bhat also was a key figure, is BJP candidate for Udupi-Chikkamagalur by polls, for MP seat vacated by CM DVS Gowda. The by poll is due on March 18. In less than a month, but BJP is destined to lose […]

Karnataka HC extends stay in case against Speaker

Friday, January 20th, 2012
Karnataka HC extends stay in case against Speaker

Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court on Friday extended its stay on Lokayukta court proceedings and further probe by police in a case filed against Speaker K G Bopaiah for alleged misuse of funds in a lake development project. When the petition by Bopaiah seeking quashing of the FIR in the case came up before Justice […]