Delhi court allows Robert Vadra to travel abroad
The court directed him to submit a fixed deposit receipt (FDR) of Rs 25 lakh and his contact details and address of his stay abroad.
Supreme Court's five-judge Constitution bench to begin hearing on pleas against abrogation of Article 370
A 5-judge Constitution bench headed...
District court backed victim, denied bail to Unnao accused
According to the order passed by the Raebareli court on October 25 that denied him...
UP Cabinet gives nod to setting up 218 fast-track courts for rapes, crimes against children
State law minister Brajesh Pathak told reporters that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed concern over crimes against women. For these fast-track courts, 218 posts of additional session judge have been created, and staff posts for the court will also be created.
Elon Musk wins 'pedo guy' defamation trial brought by British cave diver
Elon Musk did not defame a British cave explorer when he called him "pedo guy" in an angry tweet, a Los Angeles jury found Friday. Vernon Un...
HC declines to order linking of FB, Twitter, WhatsApp accounts with Aadhaar, PAN
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar said linking of accounts with social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook and WhatsApp, with Aadhaar, PAN or any other identity document requires framing of policies or amendment in existing laws by the central government and this exercise cannot be done by the court.
Delhi HC seeks ED reply on former BPSL CMD Sanjay Singal's interim bail plea
The Delhi High Court on Monday sought response of the Enforcement Directorate on a plea by former Bhushan Power and Steel Ltd (BPSL) CMD Sanjay Singal, lodged in judicial custody, seeking interim bail in a multi-crore money laundering case linked to an alleged bank loan fraud.
Gangrape-murder of Hyderabad vet: SC to consider hearing PIL for probe into encounter of 4 accused
A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde took note of the submissions of lawyer G S Mani that the plea seeking independent investigation against the police officials concerned be listed for hearing urgently.
Robert Vadra seeks Delhi court's permission to travel abroad
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, on Saturday moved a Delhi court, seeking its permission to travel abroad for medical treatment and business purposes.
Hyderabad encounter: SC to hear PIL on Wednesday
SC admits a Public Interest Litigation filed over the encounter of the 4 accused in the Hyderabad rape and murder case. The plea will be hea...
Law minister plans to clear backlog in 1 year with fast-track courts
The combined data for rape and Pocso Act cases are of March 31, 2018, and those of only Pocso Act cases are of June 2019, both supplied by the HCs, having a time lag of a little over a year. However, the current status of the number of Pocso Act and other rape cases is unlikely to be too different from the available data set.
OP Rawat-led panel to monitor govt ads as mandated by SC
Among the new members of the committee, Ramesh Narayan, Founder of Canco Advertising is the Vice-President and Area Director for the International Advertising Association (IAA), APAC region and AK Tandon has served as media advisor to former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
CBI ‘discharges’ 10 witnesses lined up against Kalyan Singh
So far, eight witnesses have deposed against Singh in the court. The agency is lining up four key witnesses for their deposition in court this month. These include the assistant and chief investigating officers of the case. These officers will have to testify the veracity of the statements of witnesses, who had deposed against Singh over his involvement in the Babri Masjid demolition case.
Allahabad High Court dismisses election petition against PM Narendra Modi
Justice Manoj Gupta passed the order on an election petition filed by Tej Bahadur Yadav, a dismissed CRPF constable who was declared by the Samajwadi Party as its Varanasi candidate in the last Lok Sabha elections.
Mayawati urges Supreme Court to take cognizance of rising incidents of crime against women
"It is a matter of deep regret that during the past some years, especially since the BJP government has come to power, women are not safe. This is not the only incident, in UP I said it yesterday also that there is not a day when there is not an incident of rape and murder, attempt to rape or molestation," Mayawati said at a press conference.
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