Man gets life term for raping 3-yr-old girl in UP

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A local court here sentenced a man to life imprisonment for raping a three-year-old girl. The court also imposed Rs 1 lakh fine on him. Assistant Government Advocate Shekhar Verma said on Sunday that Sanjay Dom– a resident of Tikaitnagar Police Station area– lured the girl and took her towards an old hospital where he […]

HC allows Tamilisai Soundararajan to withdraw election petition

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The Madras High Court on Monday allowed a plea by former BJP Tamil Nadu unit chief Tamilisai Soundararajan seeking to withdraw her election petition against DMK MP Kanimozhi in view of her appointment as Telangana governor. Soundararajan, who lost to DMK candidate Kanimozhi, had challenged her election from the Thoothukudi Parliamentary constituency in the general […]

Chidambaram produced before court in INX Media money laundering case

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Former finance minister P Chidambaram was produced before a Delhi court Monday in connection with the INX Media money laundering case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate. Chidambaram, who is in judicial custody till October 17 in the INX Media corruption case filed by the CBI, was produced before special judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar. The ED […]

Protracted Ayodhya hearing in SC to enter final leg on October 14

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The protracted hearing in the politically sensitive Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute at Ayodhya will enter into the crucial final leg on Monday when the Supreme Court resumes proceedings on the 38th day after the week-long Dussehra break. A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, which started the day-to-day proceedings […]

Parents unable to afford medical treatment of child seeks her mercy killing from Court

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A couple moved the District Sessions Court in Chittoor, seeking permission for mercy killing for their one-year-old daughter Suhana as they are unable to afford her treatment costs. The child has breathing disorders, down syndrome and is on life support since birth. According to sources, the couple Bawajan and Shabhir — both daily wagers — have filed a petition […]

Hurt caused due to teeth bite does not fall under Section 324 IPC

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Delhi High Court has prima facie opined that hurt caused due to teeth bite does not fall within the ambit of Section 324 IPC. A bench of Justice Bakhru has passed the order in the case titled as NEETU BHANDARI vs DEPUTY COMMISSIONER OF POLICE on 25.09.2019. FIR was registered on the basis of a complaint of […]

Once liberty is given to accused to move bail after a fixed period of time, he should not be granted permanent bail at any earlier moment

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Supreme Court has cancelled the bail granted to an accused who was earlier given liberty to move bail application after 6 months but HC given him permanent bail prior to that period. A bench of Justice Gupta and Justice Kant has passed the order in the case titled as TARA DEVI vs BHIKAR RAI @ BHIKARI RAI on […]

SC reiterates: Article 14 of the Constitution of India forbids class legislation.

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In the judgment of the case – Rajasthan state Road Transport Corporation v. Danish Khan, Justice L. Nageswara Rao and Justice Hemant Gupta, at the Supreme Court, have held that as the respondent has received the compensation under the Motor vehicles Act, 1988, he is not entitled for compassionate appointment under the RSRTC Compassionate appointment […]