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October 21, 2017
The accused in the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition case, including senior BJP leaders LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Uma Bharti, will face trial, a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court ruled on Tuesday, rejecting their application to discharge criminal conspiracy charges filed against them. The defence counsel had moved a “discharge application” in which the accused claimed not...
In a blow to managing director of Republic TV Arnab Goswami, Delhi High Court has issued notice to the former editor-in-chief of Times Now and his newly-launched channel and sought response on Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's defamation plea. courtesy:Rediff.com The Lok Sabha MP from Thiruvananthapuram , in his lawsuit, had made Goswami and Arg Outlier Media Asianet News Private Limited, the company which owns...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a innovative case management system for the Supreme Court. This will lead to Supreme Court becoming paperless and digital. The Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar was also present at the inauguration. The integrated approach  will help civilians to access data online. In March, Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar had said that they will soon stop the...
The Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology(MEITY) on Tuesday has passed orders to Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to take immediate actions to prevent the online distribution and transmission of Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) in the country. It has instructed all internet service providers (ISPs) to refer to Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) resources to red-flag the illicit websites...
The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology(MEITY) in a bid to curb the online Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) has asked all Internet Service Providers (ISPs) having Cable Landing Station Gateways / International Long Distance licenses in India to prevent the distribution and transmission of such content into India by adopting and implementing Internet Watch Foundation Resources on or...
Vijay Mallya,the boss of the now defunct Kingfisher Airlines, was arrested by Scotland Yard in London days after India requested Britain to extradite the 'international businessman'. The liquor baron was arrested at about 9.30 am London local time and was taken to Westminster court. India had in February asked the UK to extradite Mr Mallya, who is facing charges of...
In an earlier hearing on the dispute between Sahara chief Subrata Roy and Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) over the non-payment of money to millions of investors, the Supreme Court had warned Sahara that if the company failed to deposit Rs 5,000 crore, the court would auction the Aamby Valley property. A three- judge bench presided over by...
Questioning political parties’ lack of accountability, Chief Justice of India Jagdish Singh Khehar on Saturday said electoral promises routinely remain unfulfilled and political parties must be held accountable for them. In a speech on Saturday, Khehar said political parties’ manifesto has remained just on paper. “Political parties’ manifestos do not indicate any link between economic reforms and Constitutional goal of economic...
With the crucial MCD elections less than a week away, Delhi Chief Minister has landed himself in yet another controversy. According to media reports, the Delhi CM has sent his lawyer Ram Jethmalani's bills amounting to Rs 3.42 crores for clearance to Lt Governor Anil Baijal's office, hinting at a probable burden on the taxpayers in Delhi. Union finance minister Arun...
Faced with a contempt charge, controversial Calcutta High Court judge CS Karnan on Friday dared the Supreme Court to send him to jail after it refused to restore his judicial and administrative work. The 61-year-old controversial judge argued his case before the bench headed by Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar. He was as defiant as ever. The Supreme Court today directed Kolkata...