Court sends Sunanda Pushkar death case against Shashi Tharoor to Sessions court

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A Delhi court Monday, 4 February, sent Sunanda Pushkar’s death case against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor to a Sessions court for further proceedings. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal sent the case to Additional Sessions Judge Arun Bhardwaj, since the offence under Section 306 (abetment of suicide) of the Indian Penal Code was triable by… Read more »

Delhi HC asks Arnab, Republic TV to respect Tharoor’s silence

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The Delhi High Court today refused to restrain journalist Arnab Goswami and his Republic TV from airing news or debate on Shashi Tharoor’s wife Sunanda Pushkar’s death case but asked them to respect the Congress MP’s “right to silence”. Justice Manmohan said the right to air the story cannot be taken away but a balance… Read more »

HC refuses to entertain PIL on Sunanda Pushkar’s death case

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Delhi High Court today rejected a PIL seeking its intervention in the ongoing probe into the death of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor’s wife Sunanda Pushkar, saying it was more of a “publicity interest litigation.””FIR has been registered and the investigation is also being carried out by the senior-most officers of the Delhi Police. We are… Read more »