The biggest stories of January 28, 2014
Jan 28, 2014
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday October 8, 2015
Former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns, who successfully sued Lalit Modi in libel case in 2012, is undergoing perjury trial for lying under oath that he never fixed cricket matches.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 2, 2015
A New Zealand court today sentenced a 29-year-old Indian-origin man to life in prison for murdering his wife earlier this year.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 24, 2015
The case has already dragged on almost four years and been described by the FBI as the biggest copyright investigation in US history, involving leading-edge technology and huge sums of money.
Agence France-Presse | Monday September 21, 2015
Almost four years after armed police raided his Auckland mansion, Dotcom entered court Monday flanked by lawyers.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
A 33-year-old Indian-origin man in New Zealand was today handed down six-year sentence for defrauding over 2 million dollar from his own mother, business partners, friends and his doctor.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 8, 2015
A New Zealand court has awarded more than $35,000 to an Indian-origin man after he was fired for complaining about sexual harassment by his senior, a media report said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Australian authorities today dropped a terror charge against a teenager over an alleged Islamic State-inspired plot to attack Anzac Day commemorations honouring the war dead, citing insufficient evidence.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 6, 2015
An Indian-origin psychiatrist from the US, charged with stealing the credentials of another US-based doctor so that he could work in New Zealand, was arrested and denied bail, a media report said on Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 20, 2015
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was back in court in New Zealand on Monday, accused of ignoring an alcohol ban imposed when he was convicted earlier this month of threatening to kill an employee.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 9, 2015
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd today avoided prison for drug possession and threatening to kill an employee, but a New Zealand judge warned him failure to kick a narcotics habit would result in jail time.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 30, 2015
An Indonesian court today sentenced a New Zealand man to 15 years in jail for trafficking crystal methamphetamine into the resort island of Bali.
World News | Reuters | Friday June 5, 2015
New Zealand's High Court today refused a bid by a brain cancer patient to allow doctors to assist terminally ill patients to end their lives just hours after the applicant died.
Indians Abroad | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 28, 2015
A New Zealand court on Thursday sentenced Indian-origin restaurant owners to eight months' home detention over four charges of tax evasion.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 21, 2015
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd made a surprise guilty plea on charges of threatening to kill and drug possession at the opening of his trial in New Zealand on Tuesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 17, 2015
A New Zealand bar manager and his two Myanmar colleagues were sentenced today to two and a half years in jail by a Yangon court over using a Buddha image to promote a cheap drinks night.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday November 26, 2014
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd showed up late for a New Zealand court appearance and clowned around by jumping on the back of one of his security guards outside the courthouse.
Thursday November 6, 2014
Phil Rudd made a brief appearance at the Tauranga District Court in his adopted home of New Zealand and was charged with attempting to procure murder, which carries a maximum prison term of 10 years.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday October 16, 2014
New Zealand cricket great Chris Cairns won 90,000 pounds($146,000, 113,000 euros) after he sued former Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Modi over a 2010 tweet accusing the all-rounder of match-fixing during his time in the now defunct Indian Cricket League. However, Cairns was charged with perjury and appeared before a judge at London's Southwa...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 23, 2014
A court in New Zealand on Tuesday refused to grant bail to a boy accused of stabbing an Indian-origin dairy owner to death.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday September 18, 2014
New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum is currently caught in a legal battle, with a High Court injunction put out to stop a newspaper in his native country from publishing confidential information involving him and Kerry Schwalger, a mental skills coach, according to The New Zealand Herald.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
An Indian-origin man has been sentenced to six years and nine months in jail by a court in New Zealand for raping a woman in her sleep, media reports said today.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 17, 2014
A 13-year-old boy accused of stabbing a dairy owner to death in New Zealand on Tuesday requested a court to grant him bail.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 16, 2014
New Zealand's ruling National Party is being sued for alleged unauthorised use of rapper Eminem's song "Lose Yourself" in campaign ads ahead of next Saturday's general election.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 12, 2014
A man in New Zealand tried to blackmail his former partner into cleaning his apartment by threatening to post a sex tape online, a court said.