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  • Helmets not must for Sikh women, it's optional: Delhi government to HC 18 hours 34 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court was on Wednesday informed by the city government that Sikh women have been exempted from wearing helmets while driving two-wheelers or riding pillion. The Delhi Transport Department told the bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw that it has made...
  • Relief for Law Minister Sadananda Gowda, court dismisses rape case against his son 21 hours 7 minutes ago

    Bengaluru: In a huge relief to Union Law Minister Sadananda Gowda, the family court in Bengaluru dismissed the rape case against his son Karthik Gowda. The court ruled that it was not a valid marriage. Karthik had also approached to the High Court to get the rape case against him...
  • Delhi: Lawyers beat up the accused in the 13-year-old Utkarsh Verma's murder case Yesterday

    New Delhi: Lawyers turn violent as they beat up the accused in the 13-year-old Utkarsh Verma's murder case at Delhi court complex on Wednesday morning. When the 2 accused were brought into the court complex by the police, they were surrounded by the lawyers who started to hit the accused....
  • Man freed of charge of threatening to kill former Delhi CM Dikshit Yesterday

    New Delhi: A man, accused of making hoax calls in 2012 about killing the then Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, has been let off by a sessions court here, which said Delhi Police did not follow mandatory requirements in the investigation. Additional Sessions Judge (ASJ) Lokesh Kumar Sharma upheld the order of...
  • SC to hear plea on Haryana Police attack on journalists Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it would hear a plea on police attack on mediapersons outside controversial sect leader Rampal's ashram in Haryana November 19. Haryana Police canecharged mediapersons covering the incident that led to Rampal's arrest. Nearly 50 to 60 mediapersons were injured. Some of them were seriously...
  • Top policemen killed in 26/11 attacks as they did not have proper arms: Bombay High Court Yesterday

    Mumbai: Advising the Maharashtra Government to revise its weapon policy every three years, the Bombay High Court observed that high ranking police officers lost their lives during the brazen 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks because the arms they possessed were not appropriate. The observation was made by a division bench on...
  • Betting in IPL by Gurunath Meiyappan was like insider trading: Supreme Court Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that betting by Gurunath Meiyappan - son-in-law of the sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan - was like insider trading wherein even if he was not placing bets in his own name, he was passing on the information to bookies. "It is like an...
  • Former SC judge CK Prasad to succeed Katju as PCI chief Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former Supreme Court judge CK Prasad is set to be appointed as the next Chairperson of the Press Council of India. Information and Broadcasting Ministry sources said that Prasad has been selected by a committee headed by Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Monday and a communication has been received...
  • No quota for Delhites in DDA Housing: HC says 'nothing wrong' in provision Yesterday

    New Delhi: With the much-awaited DDA Housing draw finally out, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday said that there was "nothing wrong" in DDA's regulation which holds that a person, who already owns a flat or plot in Delhi, was ineligible to apply. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini...
  • Sahara moves Supreme Court, seeks relief for Subrata Roy on deteriorating health condition 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Sahara group moved Supreme Court on Tuesday and appealed for relief for its chief Subrata Roy on his deteriorating health condition. The Supreme Court has said that they can only direct Tihar jail to give necessary treatment to Roy. The move comes a day after the Central Board of...
  • Amit Shah denied permission for rally in Kolkata, BJP says willl wait for HC order 2 days ago

    Kolkata: The state unit of BJP on Monday expressed confidence of holding the proposed meeting of BJP president Amit Shah in the city on November 30. "We are confident that Amit Shah's meeting will take place in the city. We will also wait for the High Court order on the...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 2 days ago

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 2 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SC slams BCCI over Srinivasan's conflict of interest 2 days ago

    Wrapping on the knuckles of BCCI, the Supreme Court on Monday asked ICC Chairman N Srinivasan to address the question of conflict of interest as head of BCCI and also owner of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • Jindal Steel shelves $10 billion project after coal setback 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Jindal Steel and Power Ltd has shelved a $10 billion coal-to-diesel project, its chairman said, becoming the first big casualty of a Supreme Court decision to scrap coalfields allocated to private firms since 1993. Jindal Steel's 1.5 billion tonne coalfield in Odisha was among 214 cancelled by the Supreme...
  • Irretrievable breakdown of marriage 'debatable' ground for divorce: SC 4 days ago

    New Delhi: With the government set to reintroduce the marriage laws amendment bill in the Lok Sabha to amend the Hindu Marriage Act and the Special Marriage Act to make irretrievable breakdown of marriage a ground for divorce, the Supreme Court has urged a rethink if it was an expedient...
  • Search begins for new CBI director, all eyes on Parliament's Winter session 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has asked CBI director Ranjit Sinha to recuse himself of 2G scam probe. As Sinha retires in December, the big challenge before the government is to get the Lokpal Act amended to pave the way for Sinha's successor. According to the sources, the government is considering...
  • Rameswaram: 5 fishermen pardoned by Sri Lanka return home, get heroes welcome 5 days ago

    Chennai: Three years after five fishermen from Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu were arrested by Sri Lanka and charged with allegedly smuggling drugs into the country, they atlast returned home. The five men from Rameswaram received a hero's welcome. Sentenced to death by a Sri Lankan court in October, the...
  • N Srinivasan requests SC to reinstate him as BCCI president 5 days ago

    "I voluntarily stepped aside as the BCCI chief pending inquiry by the Mudgal panel. Now that nothing has been found against me, allow me to be reinstated as the BCCI president," he said. ...
  • SC issues notice to Central government on banning German in Kendriya Vidyalayas 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Central government on the question of dropping German as a language in Kendriya Vidyalayas. Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani said that she is not aware of any Supreme Court notice. She further justified government's order on German and...
  • After SC relieving Ranjit Sinha in 2G probe, demand for the controversial CBI chief's removal grows 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Ranjit Sinha who is the most controversial chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in recent times is retiring on December 3. However, amid growing criticism, the demand for his removal is growing louder. Removal of the CBI director though, is not an easy task. After the...
  • 2G case: Government to order probe against CBI chief Ranjit Sinha soon 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In more trouble for Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) chief Ranjit Sinha, the Union government is likely to order a probe against him in the 2G scam soon. According to sources, a show cause seeking explanation regarding his conduct is likely to be issues soon. With just 12...
  • Ghaziabad: Magistrate issues summons to SSP 6 days ago

    Ghaziabad: A city court on Friday reprimanded police officials of Kavinagar police station here over the arrest of a couple and summoned the SSP. The order was issued by city magistrate Kapil Singh when policemen presented before him the couple Aakash Yadav and Shailaja whom they had arrested for breach of...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • SC removes CBI Director Ranjit Sinha from 2G case trial 6 days ago

    In a huge blow to Central Bureau of Investigation Director Ranjit Sinha in the 2G scam case, the Supreme Court has told him to stay away from the trial. The apex court has said that prima facie it appears that there is credibility in the allegations leveled against Sinha. The...
  • Swedish appeal court upholds Assange detention order 6 days ago

    Stockholm: A Swedish appeals court rejected on Thursday an appeal by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to revoke a detention order over allegations of sexual assault, but called on prosecutors to make more effort to question him. The 43-year old Australian has been stuck inside Ecuador's London embassy since June 2012 to...
  • SC telecom verdict means CBI credibility 'busted': TMC 6 days ago

    Kolkata: With the Supreme Court removing CBI director Ranjit Sinha from 2G case on Thursday, the Trinamool Congress said that the credibility of the CBI had been "busted irreparably". "If the captain of the organisation is indicted, then the whole organisation gets a bad...
  • Will abide by Supreme Court order in 2G scam, says CBI Director Ranjit Sinha 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Beleaguered CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Thursday said that he will abide by the Supreme Court order directing him to recuse from the 2G telecom scam probe and denied having named any officer as mole before the apex court. Sinha, who had to face Supreme Court's ire on...
  • As a man of honour Ranjit Sinha should step down: Soli Sorabjee 6 days ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: SC kicks CBI Director Ranjit Sinha out of 2G scam probe 6 days ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu has said that prima facie it appears that allegations levelled against Sinha were...