HC pulls up AAP govt for 11th hour nursery admission norms

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AAP government today felt the heat of the Delhi High Court for coming out with nursery admission norms at the “eleventh hour” which has not only caused “chaos and confusion” but also wasted “valuable” judicial time. “Why do you come out with such notifications at the eleventh hour always? Every notification is in December end… Read more »

Magistrate should not step into IO’s shoes: Court

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A Metropolitan Magistrate is not supposed to step into the shoes of investigating officer and not interfere in the probe, a Delhi court has said while setting aside an order directing the police to seize case property in a criminal complaint. The court’s decision came on an appeal by a man, who was booked under… Read more »

Consider installing CCTV cameras in liquor shops: HC

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The Madras High Court today directed authorities to consider a plea seeking installation of CCTV cameras in liquor shops and bars so as to prevent any illegal activity. The first bench comprising Chief Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice M Sundar gave the direction on a PIL by K Balu, President, Advocates Forum for Social… Read more »

Jallikattu: SC rejects early verdict plea

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No jallikattu in Tamil Nadu this Pongal, Supreme Court refuses to give its verdict before Saturday, the Apex Court had earlier banned the festival citing cruelty to animals. SC has refused to pass order before Saturday on the plea challenging Centre’s notification allowing Jallikattu in Tamil Nadu. SC has said that draft of Jallikattu judgement… Read more »

Sex racket case: MLA Julius Dorphang sent to judicial custody

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Meghalaya legislator Julius Dorphang, who was booked under POCSO Act and anti-trafficking Act in an alleged sex racket involving a 14-year-old girl, was today remanded in 14 days judicial custody. District and Session Judge E Kharumnuid sent Dorphang, an independent legislator who is supporting the ruling Congress in the state, to 14 days judicial custody… Read more »

Man gets life imprisonment for murder

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A man has been awarded life imprisonment by a local court for killing his brother-in-law three years ago. “Special judge B K Singh awarded life imprisonment to Neeraj and also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000, after finding him guilty of murdering his sister’s husband on circumstantial and last seen evidence, on Tuesday,” Senior Prosecution… Read more »

SC asks NDMC to reconsider its decision to auction Hotel Taj Mansingh

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The Supreme Court today asked the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) to reconsider its decision of auctioning the iconic Taj Mansingh Hotel in wake of the Attorney General and Solicitor General’s opinion not to initiate any such process. The apex court noted the fact that the opinions of both the top law officers against the… Read more »

MACT-Thane awards Rs 55.17 lakhs to Kalyan family

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The family of a senior company manager, who was mowed down by a tanker, has been awarded compensation of Rs 55.17 lakhs for the accident that took place on Shilphata-Mahape road in 2014. The family of the deceased staying at Khadakpada in Kalyan, includes his wife, two children and parents. The President of Motor Accidents… Read more »