HC denies appointment of four asst profs in AMU

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Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court today quashed the appointment of four assistant professors in Aligarh Muslim University, terming the process as “wholly illegal” and ordered the university authorities to proceed for fresh selection process for the posts as per the law. The bench of justices Sudhir Agarwal and I A Khan quashed the appointments in the… Read more »

Delhi Court sends separatist Aasiya Andrabi, 2 others to 10-day NIA custody

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New Delhi: A Delhi court handed over today Aasiya Andrabi and two other Kashmiri separatists to the National Investigating Agency (NIA) for 10 days’ custodial interrogation in connection with a case of allegedly waging war against the country. Amid tight security, the trio, who were brought here from Srinagar, were produced before District and Sessions Judge Poonam… Read more »

K’taka court sentences life term to man 11 days after murdering wife

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Chitradurga(K’taka): A court has sentenced a 75-year-old man to life imprisonment for killing his wife, just 11 days after the crime took place. Chitradurga District and Sessions Court Judge S B Vastramutt yesterday sentenced Parameshwaraswamy to life and slapped a fine of Rs 5,000 on him. According to prosecution, the man had killed his 63-year-old wife,… Read more »

Separatist Aasiya Andrabi, 2 others to 10-day NIA custody

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New Delhi: Aasiya Andrabi and two other Kashmiri separatists were today handed over by a Delhi court to the National Investigating Agency (NIA) for 10 days’ custodial interrogation in connection with a case of allegedly waging war against the country. Amid tight security, the trio, who were brought here from Srinagar, were produced before District and… Read more »

SC: The contentious Lodha committee reform stands vindicated

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New Delhi: The Supreme Court’s observations, dismissing the need for a cooling off period for BCCI office-bearers, came as a ray of hope today for the embattled body, which said its position against the contentious Lodha committee reform stands vindicated. “The Honourable judges heard our plea and made observations which has filled us with positivity. I… Read more »