Hearing on Akbar’s defamation plea to commence on Thursday

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New Delhi: M J Akbar’s criminal defamation complaint against journalist Priya Ramani, who has accused him of sexual misconduct around 20 years ago, is scheduled to come up for hearing on Thursday in the Patiala House court here. Akbar resigned as Minister of State for External Affairs on Wednesday following a spate of accusations of sexual… Read more »

India, Azerbaijan sign treaty on extradition, legal assistance

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Three important agreements for extradition of citizens of one country to the other, and for extending any legal assistance sought by one country from the other in the investigation of criminal as well as civil cases has been signed by the India and Azerbaijan The agreements were inked by visiting Justice Minister of Azerbaijan Fikrat Mammadov… Read more »