COURTS

  • N Srinivasan requests SC to reinstate him as BCCI president Yesterday

    "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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 2 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 2 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...
  • As a man of honour Ranjit Sinha should step down: Soli Sorabjee 2 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. ...
  • Watch: Inside 'godman' Rampal's ashram 2 days ago

    CNN-IBN visits controversial 'godman' Rampal's ashram in Hisar, Haryana where the stand-off between his supporters and security personnel ended with his arrest on Wednesday night. ...
  • Godman culture on the rise: Is blind faith to blame? 3 days ago

    Six people have lost their lives so far in clashes between the supporters of self-styled godman Rampal and the Haryana Police in Hisar. CNN-IBN takes call from across the country and asks whether the blind faith is to blame. ...
  • Hisar: Water, power supply has been stopped to self-styled godman Rampal's ashram, says police 3 days ago

    Hisar tense a day after clashes between police and Rampal supporters took place. Thousand of Rampal supporters left Rampal's ashram voluntarily. "Water, power supply has been stopped to the ashram," said the police. ...
  • IPL spot fixing case: Supreme Court hearing on Mudgal committee report today November 14, 2014

    The apex court on Monday said that it will go through the report that probed the allegations of betting and spot-fixing. ...
  • Nihal Chand fails to turn up in a Jaipur court on Wednesday, police under scanner November 12, 2014

    Minister of State for Panchayati Raj Nihal Chand, accused of rape in Rajasthan did not turn up in a Jaipur court on Wednesday, though he did send his lawyer. But the failure of the police to serve notice to him for the last six months puts the role of police...
  • Is caste based census a political minefield? November 7, 2014

    Supreme Court upholds the Centre's power to conduct census in the manner they want. Since, Census is a policy decision the Centre is free to conduct it the way it wants, says the court. ...
  • Delhi: Confusion prevails over nursery admissions as HC delays its decision November 4, 2014

    The Delhi High Court has asked Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung not to issue fresh directives for nursery admissions till it takes a final decision on the matter on Wednesday. But this decision has left hundreds of parents in confusion. ...
  • BCCI pleads SC for early hearing on IPL 6 scandal: sources November 2, 2014

    Moreover, BCCI also wants clarity on N Srinivasan's position ahead of the Annual General body meeting, which is scheduled for Nov 20. ...
  • We will push the Sri Lankan government to free these fishermen: Syed Akbaruddin October 30, 2014

    Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said, "We have been following this case for some time now. We aim to pursue this case at the high court level. We will push the Sri Lankan government to free these fishermen." ...
  • Those in the government are destroying the name of PM Modi: Ram Jethmalani October 29, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani said that the Supreme court had shown the way forward despite best efforts of some in power. "Those in the government are hell bent to destroy the name of Narendra Modi. Supreme court has done what the government should have done,"...
  • Analysis: Centre submits a list of 627 black money account holders to Supreme Court October 29, 2014

    The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday submitted a list of names of 627 black money account holders to the Supreme Court. Political Analyst Anurag Mittal discusses the matter. ...
  • Black money: We are not trying to protect anyone, says BJP October 29, 2014

    The Narendra Modi government has submitted a list of names of 627 black money account holders to the Supreme Court. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said, "We constituted SIT on the first day. We made a treaty with Switzerland, we did not want to protect anyone." ...
  • Government is truly committed to bring back the black money, says Pinky Anand October 29, 2014

    The government is going to file the names of all the people who have black money, before the Supreme Court in a sealed cover envelope. Additional Solicitor General (ASG) Pinky Anand said, "The list will be submitted today. The names which are with us and government will be given. Government...
  • Black money: SC order to Centre is an extraordinary decision, says Soli Sorabjee October 29, 2014

    Former Attorney General Soli Sorabjee has hailed the Supreme Court's order to the Centre to reveal the names of all black money account holders. Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Sorabjee called the order an extraordinary decision, saying its a step in the right direction. ...
  • Making names public without verification a breach of law: Attorney General on black money trail October 28, 2014

    Soon after the Supreme Court pulled up the Centre directing it to disclose the names of people with black money account in foreign banks, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said that the government is compiling the list given to SIT and will submit it by 10:30 am to SC on Wednesday....
  • News 360: Air India violates DGCA flying duty hours norms for crew October 28, 2014

    In the news yet again for wrong reasons, India's state air carrier Air India has been accused of flouting civil aviation guidelines and putting lives of hundreds of passengers at risk everyday. ...
  • Government anxious to hide names of black money account holders: Ram Jethmalani October 28, 2014

    Reacting to Supreme Court's directive to the Centre to disclose the names of black money account holders in foreign banks, former BJP leader and senior lawyer Ram Jethmalani said that the government has been anxious to keep the list of names hidden. "There is a studied attempt not to disclose...
  • Was shocked to see my name in Centre's affidavit on black money: PC Lodhiya October 27, 2014

    Bullion trader from Rajkot PC Lodhiya who has been named in the government's affidavit said that he was shocked to see his name in the affidavit submitted by the Centre to the Supreme Court. He also added that there has been no formal communication from the government. "I do not...
  • Centre reveals names of 3 businessmen with alleged black money accounts abroad October 27, 2014

    The Central government on Monday disclosed the names of three seemingly unknown businessmen to the Supreme Court as part of its drive to unearth black money stashed abroad. Pradip Burman, a promoter of Dabur group, directors of a Goa-based mining company Timblo private limited and a Rajkot based bullion trader...
  • I will only comment after seeing the affidavit, says Radha Timblo October 27, 2014

    Radha Timblo, one of the names disclosed by the Centre in an affidavit to the Supreme Court in connection with illegal accounts held abroad refused to comment. "I will only comment after seeing the affidavit," said Timblo. ...
  • It's the beginning of the end for those who have stashed illegal money abroad: BJP October 27, 2014

    The Narendra Modi government on Monday revealed names of three black money account holders in the Supreme Court. However, the list includes no politicians. But the BJP says that more names will be revealed as per the due procedure. ...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa gets bail; will the relief be shortlived? October 17, 2014

    After 21 days in jail, former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa has finally been granted bail in the disproportionate assets case. Her sentence has been suspended, as is that of her co-convicts. The court told her to ensure no violence by her party cadres. ...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa deserved to get bail, says lawyer Ram Jethmalani October 17, 2014

    The Supreme Court granted bail to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa in the 18-year-old disproportionate assets case. Jayalalithaa's lawyer Ram Jethmalani said that she deserved bail. "I am happy that Jayalalithaa got bail. She deserved to get bail. Karnataka High Court's verdict was wrong." ...
  • Madras High Court initiates debate: Should marriageable age for girls be raised to 21? October 9, 2014

    The Madras High Court on Wednesday stressed upon the need to make amendments to the marriage law asking why men and women were governed by separate rules. The court said that the girls' age of consent to marriage should also be raised to 21. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the...
  • Bangalore residents favour raising girls' age of consent for marriage to 21 October 9, 2014

    Bangalore residents favour raising girls' age of consent for marriage to 21. "There should be no discrimination between boys and girls. Age should be raised to 21," says a resident. ...
  • Girls' age of consent for marriage should be raised to 21, say Delhi residents October 9, 2014

    The Madras High Court on Wednesday stressed upon the need to make amendments to the marriage law asking why men and women were governed by separate rules. "21 age bar is totally acceptable," said a Delhi resident. ...