Delhi court grants bail to Karti’s CA S Bhaskararaman in INX Media case

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A Delhi court today granted bail to Karti Chidambaram’s chartered accountant S Bhaskararaman, arrested in the INX Media money laundering case. Special judge Sunil Rana granted bail to Bhaskararaman, who was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on February 16 from a five-star hotel in the heart of the national capital. The court granted the… Read more »

No one can touch a woman without her consent: Delhi court

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 No one can touch a woman without her consent, a Delhi court said and termed it unfortunate that women continue to be victimised by “lecherous and sexually- pervert” men. The court’s observation came while awarding five years jail term to Ram for sexually assaulting a nine-year-old girl. Additional Sessions Judge Seema Maini awarded rigorous imprisonment… Read more »

Housing scam: Delhi court acquits ex-minister Thungon

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 Former union minister P K Thungon, facing trial for 21 years in a corruption case relating to allotment of government quarters, has been acquitted by a special court which said the CBI has failed to prove that he abused his official position. Besides 71-year-old Thungon, the court also acquitted 14 others, including several government officials,… Read more »

MCD polls: Court acquits candidate of defacing public property

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A city court has acquitted an RJD candidate for the Delhi civic polls earlier this year of the charge of defacing public property by pasting her posters on an electric pole, as the complainant himself was the investigating officer in the case. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Manish Khurana absolved the woman, who had contested from the… Read more »

PMLA case: Controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi gets bail

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Controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi was today granted bail by a Delhi court in a money laundering case. Special judge Arun Bharadwaj, who had reserved the order on Qureshi’s application on December 4, gave him the relief on a personal bond of Rs two lakh and a surety of a like amount. The Enforcement Directorate… Read more »

Court raps Tihar authorities on treating of undertrials

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Jail authorities are “custodians” of undertrials on behalf of the judiciary and are supposed to give them proper medical care, treatment and food, a Delhi court has observed while coming down on Tihar Jail officials for not complying with earlier directions. The court, which was dealing with applications filed by some inmates who sought necessary… Read more »

Court seeks ED’s response on bizman’s plea

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A Delhi court today sought a response from Enforcement Directorate on an application filed by Delhi-based businessman Gagan Dhawan seeking his production before it through video conferencing in a Rs 5,000-crore money laundering case. Additional Sessions Judge Sidharth Sharma directed the agency to file its reply by December 4 when it will hear the matter…. Read more »

Terror funding: Court to hear Salahuddin’s son’s bail plea

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A Delhi court today extended the judicial custody of Syed Shahid Yousuf, son of globally-wanted terrorist Syed Salahuddin, in a 2011 terror funding case till December 22. District Judge Poonam A Bamba also decided to hear the bail application oved by Yousuf, arrested and currently in the judicial custody, on December 16. In his bail… Read more »