Hearing

  • Veer: Hearing impaired Sangeeta Gala is film director in Bollywood 28-03-2014 10:57 AM

    On this episode of Veer, we bring you the story of Sangeeta Gala, who is herself hearing-impaired but did not let her disability come in the way of her progress. ...
  • Meet Dausa man who has no ears but listens, talks on mobile 18-02-2014 04:56 PM

    A 30-year-old man has no external ears or a visible ear canal but listens and talks normally. This is rarest of the rare birth defect, and as the man from Dausa can communicate, it means his middle and internal hearing organs appear to be normal, said Dr Neeraj Kasliwal, prominent...
  • Jat reservation: NCBC to conduct public hearing in nine states 21-01-2014 04:52 PM

    Reservation for Jats in Central Government jobs has moved a step forward with the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) deciding to conduct public hearing in nine States before arriving at a conclusion. This move by the commission comes a month after the government asked it to take an early...
  • PIL against Virbhadra Singh up for hearing in Delhi HC 15-01-2014 02:31 PM

    New Delhi: More trouble is up for Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh as a PIL against him comes up for hearing before the Delhi High Court on Wednesday. The NGO Common Cause has filed the PIL seeking an independent probe into corruption, money-laundering and disproportionate assets charges against Virbhadra...
  • Pervez Musharraf's treason trial hearing adjourned 08-01-2014 04:28 PM

    A special court conducting the treason trial of Pervez Musharraf on Wednesday reserved its ruling over the application of criminal laws in the case, even as media reports said the embattled former Pakistani dictator might leave the country within days. Justice Faisal Arab-led bench adjourned the hearing in the high...
  • December 16 gangrape: HC begins hearing arguments on death reference 02-11-2013 11:50 AM

    The Delhi High Court on Saturday commenced hearing final arguments in the trial court's reference to it for confirmation of death sentence awarded to four convicts in December 16 gangrape case. A bench of justices Reva Khetrapal and Pratibha Rani heard prosecution's argument on the reference case as well as...
  • Delhi gangrape: HC to hear death penalty reference on a day-to-day basis from Wednesday 24-09-2013 12:29 PM

    The Delhi High Court will hear on a daily basis from Wednesday the death penalty reference against the four convicts in the December 16 gangrape and murder case of a 23-year-old girl. A bench of Justices Reva Khetrapal and Pratibha Rani, after recording the appearances of convicts Mukesh (26), Akshay...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Court sets tentative deadline of 2 months to conclude case 24-09-2013 07:31 AM

    The sessions court trying the Mumbai photojournalist's gangrape case on Monday set a deadline for itself saying it would try to conclude the hearing in 60 days. "We will try to conclude the case in 60 days," the court said while adjourning the matter till September 26. Three accused -...
  • 2G spectrum case: Hearing deferred till Aug 26 14-08-2013 01:53 PM

    A Delhi court on Wednesday adjourned till August 26 the additional spectrum case with the counsel appearing for Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia informing it that the matter is listed for hearing before the Supreme Court. Senior advocate Harish Salve, who appeared for Ruia,...
  • HC adjourns hearing on PIL against Durga Shakti Nagpal's suspension 02-08-2013 12:44 PM

    Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Friday adjourned the hearing on PIL against IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal's suspension till August 19. Meanwhile, the Samajwadi Party has come under criticism from the Opposition in its state and other political parties for its leaders' scathing remarks against Durga Shakti Nagpal. Bahujan...
  • Delhi courts to consider Uttarakhand's plea in view of calamity 26-07-2013 06:53 PM

    District courts in New Delhi have been asked to consider the request of Uttarakhand police to adjourn matters where undertrials are to be brought from jails there as the state police is engaged in relief operations. In a circular issued by officer in-charge B R Kedia, courts dealing with criminal...
  • UK: At 32 degree C, heat wave kills around 650 people 19-07-2013 02:59 PM

    London: Britain's first prolonged heatwave in seven years has taken the country by surprise, with rails buckling, shops selling out of electric fans, and scientists estimating the surge in temperature could have caused hundreds of premature deaths. After a washout summer in 2012 and the coldest spring for over 50...
  • Jiah Khan case: Court rejects Suraj Pancholi's bail plea 21-06-2013 05:55 PM

    Mumbai: The bail plea of actor Suraj Pancholi, who was arrested in connection with the suicide case of his actress girlfriend Jiah Khan, was rejected by a Mumbai court on Friday. The court rejected the bail after the prosecution opposed it on the ground that investigations had reached a crucial...
  • Jiah Khan case: Court to hear bail plea of Suraj Pancholi today 21-06-2013 06:44 AM

    Mumbai: The bail plea of actor Suraj Pancholi, who was arrested after the suicide of his actress girlfriend Jiah Khan, will be heard by a Mumbai court on Friday. The court had on June 14 adjourned his bail hearing until Friday. The investigating officer had informed the court that Suraj...
  • Jiah Khan suicide case: Suraj Pancholi's bail hearing adjourned till June 24 14-06-2013 12:14 PM

    Mumbai: The bail hearing of actor Suraj Pancholi, the prime accused in Jiah Khan suicide case, is adjourned till June 24. The plea will come up in a Sessions court as the aspiring actor is in judicial custody till June 27 on charges of abetting her suicide. The investigating officer...
  • BJP threatens to stage protest outside DERC office 03-06-2013 02:05 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi BJP on Sunday threatened to go on a sit-in protest outside the DERC office in Delhi during a public hearing organised to decide on a proposed hike in the power tariff. Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday with all the stake holders,...
  • Aarushi-Hemraj murder case: No acquittal order for the Talwars 31-05-2013 04:54 PM

    Ghaziabad: A Ghaziabad court on Friday decided to continue the trial in the Aarushi-Hemraj murder case as it is, declining to give an acquittal order to the main suspects, Aarushi's parents, Rajesh and Nupur Talwar. The next date of hearing is on June 11 when the defence is likely to...
  • Liaqat Shah's bail hearing case adjourned till Apr 25 12-04-2013 04:38 PM

    New Delhi: The bail hearing of alleged Hizbul Mujahideen operative Liaqat Shah has been adjourned to April 25. Earlier a court in New Delhi had asked the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to present Shah before the agency's court in Patiala House. The court declined to hear the bail plea saying...
  • Court to hear plea against AAP member on Apr 29 08-04-2013 01:45 PM

    New Delhi: A New Delhi court on Monday fixed April 29 to hear arguments on a plea by Delhi Police challenging an order of a magistrate who had refused to take cognisance of a chargesheet filed against an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member in an alleged rioting case. Additional Sessions...