Former Gujarat top cop Sreekumar seeks security for Sanjiv Bhatt

Former Gujarat additional director general of police R.B. Sreekumar has urged the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team to provide security to senior police officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who has filed an affidavit implicating Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the 2002 riots. In a letter addressed to SIT chief R.K. Raghavan, with copies to the registrar general […]

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Court seeks details on boat hijacked by 26/11 terrorists

The Bombay High Court Monday sought details about the probe relating to the fishing vessel ‘Kuber’ which was used by the 10 Pakistani terrorists to sail to Mumbai and carry out the Nov 26, 2008 terror attacks. A division bench comprising Justice Ranjana Desai and Justice R.V. More sought the details from government counsel Ujjwal […]

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Metro accident victim moves court, seeks Rs.50 lakh relief

Twentytwo-year-old Mehjabi who lost her legs in a freak accident at a Metro station in March moved the Delhi High Court Thursday seeking a compensation of Rs.50 lakh from Delhi Metro and a government job. In her petition, she demanded that the safety standards at Metro stations be improved. Hearing the petition, Justice S. Muralidhar […]

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Court seeks exact figure on below poverty line families

Apparently not convinced with the official data, the Supreme Court Tuesday asked the government to come up with a ‘reasonable number’ on people living below poverty line (BPL). The court said this after the government claimed that there were 5.9 crore BPL families in the country. A reasonable number on BPL families would help take […]

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