Charge Sheet against Journalist Upendra Rai, by ED

NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday filed a chargesheet in connection with its ongoing probe into a money laundering case against senior journalist Upendra Rai. The ED informed the Patiala House court that Rai laundered over Rs 29.58 crore by adopting different modus operandi and was involved in “extortion of the huge amount […]

Delhi CM released, in case of giving false affidavit

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Saturday granted bail to chief minister Arvind Kejriwal in a case of allegedly giving false information in an affidavit filed in the run up to 2013 assembly polls. In one complaint, it was alleged that Kejriwal presented an incorrect affidavit with his nomination papers in front of the Election Commission […]

Rajeev Gandhi killer’s cant be released: Centre to Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: The seven Rajeev Gandhi killers jailed in Tamil Nadu cannot be released, the Indian government told the Supreme Court today, asserting that the case involves the assassination of a former Prime Minister. The CBI, which investigated the case, has opposed the release of the seven convicts, the court was told. The seven convicts had […]

Supreme Court directs Police, to take strict action against Kanwariya vandalism

NEW DELHI: Surpreme Court announced to take strict action by the police, against who are responsible for erupting violence and breaching laws after videos showcasing vehicles being vandalised by Kanwariyas across Northern states went viral on social media on Friday. Earlier this week, various incidents of vandalism and unlawful activities by Kanwariyas were being reported from […]

Fodder Scam: Jharkhand High Court, extended Lalu Prasad bail

Ranchi: Jharkhand High Court extends bail period of Lalu Prasad till Aug 20, Yadav was granted six weeks provisional bail for treatment in May, which was later extended by the High Court. He was in Ranchi’s Birsa Munda Central Jail after being convicted in December 2017 in a fodder scam case. Justice Aparesh Kumar Singh, […]

OCI, holders can also enjoy the exercise, of freedom of speech and equality: Delhi High Court

NEW DELHI: Delhi High Court has said that Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) appear to enjoy the fundamental rights of equality before law and freedom of speech and expression in the same way as any other Indian citizen does. The court’s observation came while asking the Center to place before it the material based on […]

Man jail for lying on oath before, Delhi High Court

NEW DELHI: Taking a serious view against a man for lying on oath, the Delhi High Court has sentenced him to jail for a month for contempt of court and said it will be a great public disaster if the fountain of justice is allowed to be poisoned by anyone giving false statements in a court […]

Geeta Mittal, became first women CJ of Jammu And Kashmir, High Court

SRINAGAR: Justice Gita Mittal was sworn in as the on Saturday, becoming the first woman judge in the history of the court to occupy the post. She was administered the oath of office by Governor of Jammu and Kashmir at Raj Bhavan in Srinagar. In a historic appointment, government issued the notification in this regard on Friday. […]

Supreme Court, questioned Government over adultery law

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court questioned the Centre’s stand defending the adultery law and his submission that the penal provision on adultery was needed to save the sanctity of marriage, saying it does not appeal to common sense that a woman cannot prosecute her husband for adulterous relationship. A five-judge Constitution Bench headed by Chief […]

National Herald case: Delhi High Court, rejects Congress President relief in reopening his tax assessment

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court, on Wednesday rejects to grant any relief to Congress president Rahul Gandhi in connection with the National Herald case. IT department had issued a reassessment notice to the Congress President for the Financial Year 2011-12 in March 2018. The IT department had alleged that Rahul Gandhi had wilfully not disclosed […]