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Jessica Lal murder convict Manu Sharma seeks premature release; Delhi HC asks Arvind Kejriwal govt to respond
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Jessica Lal murder convict Manu Sharma seeks premature release; Delhi HC asks Arvind Kejriwal govt to respond

Jessica Lal murder convict Manu Sharma, who has spent about 17 years in jail, has sought premature release and the Delhi High Court Friday asked the Delhi government to respond to his plea

Delhi Sentence Review Board rejects release pleas of killers of Jessica Lal, Priyadarshini Mattoo
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Delhi Sentence Review Board rejects release pleas of killers of Jessica Lal, Priyadarshini Mattoo

Manu Sharma, the convict in the murder case of Jessica Lal, and Mattoo's killer Santosh Singh were among 204 who had approached the board.

India's VIP prisoners: Jailed politicians, businessmen and godmen get special treatment; have TVs, ordered food at disposal
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India's VIP prisoners: Jailed politicians, businessmen and godmen get special treatment; have TVs, ordered food at disposal

Many other political leaders and ministers accused of corruption have enjoyed jail privileges previously. For instance, Suresh Kalmadi (CWG scam), Kanimozhi and A Raja (2G scam) enjoyed various comforts during their stay in Tihar.

Delhi govt panel denies early release to convicts in Jessica Lal, Priyadarshini Mattoo murder cases
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Delhi govt panel denies early release to convicts in Jessica Lal, Priyadarshini Mattoo murder cases

The Sentence Review Board (SRB) of the Delhi government also rejected the application of Sushil Sharma, sentenced in the infamous Tandoor murder case.

Sabrina Lall's letter can't pardon Manu Sharma, only the law can: Understanding social impact of correctional prison reform
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Sabrina Lall's letter can't pardon Manu Sharma, only the law can: Understanding social impact of correctional prison reform

Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who has worked extensively on prison reform at Tihar Jail, said that it is the law and not individuals which has to decide about pardons, since such decisions have a social impact

Jessica Lall murder: Sabrina Lall says 'forgiven' man who shot sister, has no objection to his early release from prison
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Jessica Lall murder: Sabrina Lall says 'forgiven' man who shot sister, has no objection to his early release from prison

Nearly two decades after the death of model Jessica Lal, her sister Sabrina Lal said that she has forgiven Siddhartha Vashishta, also known as Manu Sharma, who was convicted for Jessica's murder and has no objection to his release from Tihar Jail

Haryana stalking case highlights how neta sons ride high on fathers' political influence and break law
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Haryana stalking case highlights how neta sons ride high on fathers' political influence and break law

Varnika Kundu recently accused Vikas Barala, son of Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala of stalking her through the streets of Chandigarh.

Samsung will focus on smartphones with display sizes of 5.5-inches and above
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Samsung will focus on smartphones with display sizes of 5.5-inches and above

Samsung, the leading player in mobile phones in the country, will lay emphasis on large screen displays to accelerate adoption rate for such devices among consumers.

Samsung Z2 4G smartphone with Jio services launched at Rs 4590
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Samsung Z2 4G smartphone with Jio services launched at Rs 4590

Samsung India today launched Z2, the third Tizen powered smartphone in India. Z2 is the first 4G enabled Tizen smartphone to be launched in India after Z1 and Z3.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro launched on Snapdeal for Rs 9,890
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Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro launched on Snapdeal for Rs 9,890

Samsung India announced Galaxy J2 Pro, to the popular Galaxy J series smartphones. The latest device to be added to the device lineup is a variant of the recently launched Galaxy J2.

Jessica Lall case: Delhi HC grants bail for Manu Sharma so he can write law exam
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Jessica Lall case: Delhi HC grants bail for Manu Sharma so he can write law exam

Manu Sharma, serving life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, was on Thursday granted parole for a "specified period" by Delhi High Court to enable him to appear for his Bachelor of Law first semester exams.

Jessica Lal murder: Delhi HC seeks state's response on parole for convict Manu Sharma
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Jessica Lal murder: Delhi HC seeks state's response on parole for convict Manu Sharma

The Delhi High Court on Thursday sought the state government's response on the plea of Jessica Lal murder case convict Manu Sharma, seeking a month-long parole.

Samsung reportedly claims to have an 'edge' over Apple in India
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Samsung reportedly claims to have an 'edge' over Apple in India

Samsung has officially stated that the company has attained a 50 percent share in the Indian premium phone market at a time when Apple reportedly battles a slow start to the sale of its new iPhone 6S devices in India.

Jessica Lal murder case: Delhi High Court grants Manu Sharma 30 days parole
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Jessica Lal murder case: Delhi High Court grants Manu Sharma 30 days parole

Lal was shot dead by Sharma after she had refused to serve him liquor at the Tamarind Court restaurant owned by socialite Bina Ramani at Qutub Colonnade in south Delhi's Mehrauli.

Jessical Lal murder: Manu Sharma's parole extended by a month for diploma thesis
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Jessical Lal murder: Manu Sharma's parole extended by a month for diploma thesis

Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, was today granted parole for 30 more days by the Delhi High Court so that he can prepare a diploma thesis for his post-graduation course.

No justice for Jessica: Why Manu Sharma's parole is a travesty
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No justice for Jessica: Why Manu Sharma's parole is a travesty

Why do I feel Sharma shouldn’t get parole? The obvious reason is that if you took away a person’s right to life, you have no right to live a free life for whatever reason.

Jessica Lal murder: HC grants bail to Manu Sharma to appear in exams
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Jessica Lal murder: HC grants bail to Manu Sharma to appear in exams

A vacation bench of Justice Sunita Gupta granted parole to 36-year-old Sharma on the condition that he shall furnish a personal bond of Rs 50,000 with one surety, for the like amount, who shall be a family member.

Jessica murder: Manu Sharma to appear human right exam, gets parole
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Jessica murder: Manu Sharma to appear human right exam, gets parole

Justice Hima Kohli granted parole to Sharma from 28 December till 5 January next year after the police filed a status report informing about his examination in post-graduation in Human Rights which will commence from 30 December.

Jessical Lall murder: Delhi govt asked to respond to Manu Sharma's parole plea
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Jessical Lall murder: Delhi govt asked to respond to Manu Sharma's parole plea

Delhi government was today asked by the Delhi High Court to respond to the plea of Siddharth Vashisht, alias Manu Sharma, undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lall, seeking a month's parole to appear in post-graduation exam scheduled to start from December 30.