Explain urgency for prohibitory order: Court to cops

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The High Court has been asked the city police to explain as to how a special executive magistrate can be vested with the power to impose prohibitory orders under section 144 of CrPC for up to six months despite the same being contrary to the fundamental rights of citizens. “Issue notice (to Delhi Police). You file… Read more »

Delhi Police: No action needed against Baba Ramdev

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The Delhi Police today told a court here that they are not required to take any action on a complaint against Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev for his alleged objectionable remarks against Parliamentarians as the same were made in Chhattisgarh. In its action-taken-report (ATR), submitted to the court of Metropolitan Magistrate Anil Kumar, the police said… Read more »

Supreme Court cautions police, stir organisers

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The Supreme Court Thursday said that the law enforcing agencies should give reasonable notice and time to organisers of agitations to comply with their orders, while the protestors too have the duty to maintain order. The directions issued by the apex court bench of Justice B.S. Chauhan and Justice Swatanter Kumar said “except in cases… Read more »

Give Raj Bala’s autopsy report to her family: Supreme court

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The Supreme Court Friday directed Delhi Police to give the post-mortem examination report of Raj Bala to her family. The Haryana resident was injured in the police crackdown on yoga guru Baba Ramdev’s gathering at Ramlila ground in Delhi in June and died earlier this week after being hospitalised for 114 days.   Raj Bala… Read more »

Baba Ramdev anti-corruption crusade tour in 3 states

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Yoga guru Baba Ramdev is planning to tour Uttrakhand, Uttar Pradesh and Punjab in the next three months as part of his anti-corruption crusade. Ramdev is at present in New Delhi in respect with a meeting of Bharat Swabhiman Trust. Baba Ramdev s close aide Acharya Balkrishna has got a reprieve with High Court, Nainital,… Read more »

Baba Ramdev ends fast

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Yoga guru Baba Ramdev ended his fast-unto-death on the ninth day of the agitation against black money on Sunday at the request of spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. “Baba has broken his fast taking a glass of juice from Sri Sri Ravi Shankar,” announced Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy, who also took the opportunity… Read more »

I will certainly begin fast against corruption: Baba Ramdev

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Despite a round of talks with senior United Progressive Alliance ministers, yoga guru Baba Ramdev rejected pleas to call off his planned hunger strike, asserting that he will begin his agitation against corruption and black money from Saturday. ‘The agitation from June 4 will spread from Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan to 624 districts in the country… Read more »

Lokpal should not probe PM: Baba Ramdev

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The prime minister should be excluded from the purview of the proposed Lokpal, yoga guru Baba Ramdev said on Tuesday. “It is a very complicated question whether the prime minister and the chief justice of India should be brought under Lokpal bill or not. The person who decides the fate of 121 crore people in… Read more »

Baba Ramdev to launch satyagraha against graft

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Yoga guru and spiritual leader Baba Ramdev will launch a nationwide people’s movement ‘Satyagraha against corruption’ from June 4, his spokesperson said here Wednesday. ‘The movement will begin after he completes his ‘Bharat Swabhiman Yatra’, a journey of one lakh km which began from Dwarka on September 2 last year and will end at Ujjain… Read more »