Our proposals create awareness: says Bengal rights panel

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Even if all its recommendations may not have been acted upon, the West Bengal Human Rights Commission has been successful in generating public awareness and public criticism, its chairperson said here Monday. “The commission is a recommendatory body and its recommendations are not binding (on the government). Although normally they are accepted, even if they… Read more »

Contempt notice to Rajnigandha maker for using plastic pouches

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The Supreme Court Wednesday issued a contempt notice to the Dharampal Satyapal Group of Companies — manufacturers of chewing tobaco Rajnigandha and Tulsi — for marketing their product in plastic pouches in violation of court orders of December 2010. An apex court bench of Justices G.S. Singhvi and Asok Kumar Ganguly issued notice to the… Read more »

Apex court to hear plea seeking CBI probe into Batcha’s death

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The Supreme Court will Thursday hear an application seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the death of Sadiq Batcha , who had been questioned by the investigating agency in the 2G spectrum scam. An apex court bench of Justices G.S. Singhvi and Asok Kumar Ganguly said it would hear the matter after… Read more »