“Why no inquiry into allegations against govt school”

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Delhi High Court today sought response of the city government on whether any inquiry was made into the various alleged irregularities, including collection of donation from parents for admission, by an aided school here and some of its staff. Justice Manmohan asked the lawyer for Delhi government to take instructions on why its Directorate of… Read more »

Delhi HC to hear PIL for strict enforcement of ‘gutka’ ban

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The Delhi High Court today agreed to hear a plea seeking strict implementation of the ban on ‘gutka’ and other chewable tobacco products in the national capital. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal, which initially declined to entertain the plea, said that it would take up the matter on… Read more »

Online trading scam: Yes Bank official arrested

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A Yes Bank official has been arrested in connection with the Rs 3,700 crore online trading scam by a Special Investigating Team of Uttar Pradesh police. Atul Mishra, a business relationship manager with the bank, is accused of helping the owners of the Noida-based firm that perpetrated the fraud in stashing around Rs 1,000 crore… Read more »

UNC prez, information secy sent to judicial custody

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A local court today extended the judicial custody of United Naga Council (UNC) president Gaidon Kamei and Information Secretary Sangkhel Stephen by 15 days. They were produced before the Chief Judicial Magistrate Imphal East who remanded them to 15 days judicial custody, a report from the court said. Kamei and Stephen have been in judicial… Read more »

Sainik Farms: Delhi HC stops short of ordering CBI probe

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The Delhi High Court today stopped short of ordering a CBI probe into unauthorised construction in Sainik Farms after a senior law officer said the municipal corporation is willing to give names of all its “delinquent officials” who allowed the activity to go on against judicial orders. A bench of Justices Badar Durrez Ahmed and… Read more »

Experts support SC order to summon Justice Karnan

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Legal experts came out in support of today’s unprecedented order of the Supreme Court asking Calcutta High Court judge C S Karnan to appear in person and explain his allegations against judges, saying the apex court must have thought “enough is enough” and that his actions needed to be dealt with a “stern hand”. A… Read more »

SC’s notice to Justice Karnan, seeks his personal appearance

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In an unprecedented order, the Supreme Court today asked sitting Calcutta High Court judge Justice C S Karnan to appear in person before it and explain as to why contempt proceedings be not initiated against him and forthwith restrained him from undertaking judicial and administrative work. “Issue notice to Justice C S Karnan. Returnable on… Read more »