BJP leader Balbir Punj said that former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly must face the consequences after allegations of sexual harassment was leveled agaisnt him by a law intern. Meanwhile, a three-judge committee of the Supreme Court indicted Justice AK Ganguly of committing an "act of unwelcome behaviour" and "conduct of sexual nature" towards a woman law intern but dropped any further action since he was a retired judge on the day of the incident.
To maintain federal balance, Centre said that it will take action in riot cases only after a state recommendation.
Hyderabad will be made the common capital of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana for a period not exceeding 10 years.
Earlier a court had ordered that Salman Khan be tried for culpable homicide not amounting to murder, which attracts ten years of imprisonment.
Under intense pressure from the BJP, the Centre on Thursday agreed to make changes in the contentious draft Communal Violence Bill. The new bill is proposed to be neutral between communities, While the earlier one put the onus on majority community, there is no onus on any community now. Officers will be held responsible in the event of failure to prevent riots, a considerable change from its earlier stand which exonerated the state officials.
The three-judge committee of the Supreme Court indicted Justice AK Ganguly of committing an "act of unwelcome behaviour" and "conduct of sexual nature" towards a woman law intern but dropped any further action since he was a retired judge on the day of the incident. Chief Justice of India P Sathasivam's statement that "no further follow up action is required by this Court" in view of the fact that Justice Ganguly had demitted office on the day of the incident December 24 last year raised questions on the next course of action in the case.
There are no details on the Beats Music model. It will likely compete with streaming subscription services like Spotify, Rhapsody and Rdio.
The new group is focusing on developing robotic technology that can be used in factories, rather than developing robots intended for consumers, a report said.
The barge, which is made of steel shipping containers stacked four-stories high, has stirred intense speculation about its purpose since its existence was first reported in October.