Legal Politics Votes & Polls

No Political parties henceforth can release manifestos in the last 48 hours : EC

The Election Commission Saturday barred political parties from releasing election manifestos in the last 48 hours before polling.   The commission has now made the release of election manifestos a part of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC), which is a set of rules to be followed by parties after elections are announced.   The Read More…

Kashmir Legal

SPO killed outside her home in Kashmir valley

Female special police officer (SPO) was shot dead by militants outside her home in south Kashmir’s volatile Shopian district on Saturday. In the last five years after  BJP wrested  in power in Center witnessed higher casualties in armed forces and in state security agencies reports local valley media . Recent  42 soldiers killings in Pulwama Read More…

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Safety audit negligent : Mumbai footbridge collapse 6 dead

The Mumbai footbridge collapse had left six people killed and more than 30 others injured.   A preliminary report of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has blamed the structural audit for the collapse of foot overbridge near the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station on Thursday.   The incident had left six people killed and more Read More…

National Politics Supreme Court

Rafale deal allegations SC to Look preliminary objections raised by the Modi Govt

The Supreme Court on Thursday said it will decide first on the preliminary objections raised by the Centre and then go into the facts of the Rafale fighter jet deal case.   A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi wrapped up the hearing on preliminary objections by the Centre that review petitioners in the Read More…

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13500 Crores Looter Modi Spotted in UK wearing 9 lakhs Ostrich Jacket

Billionaire diamond tycoon, Nirav Modi, who probably managed to become a suspect in the biggest banking fraud in the country’s history, was just spotted in London.   Nirav Modi, who was accused in the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National Bank fraud case, was recently spotted by UK’s Telegraph newspaper strolling freely.   But this time, Read More…

Opinion Politics Supreme Court

PC Sarcastic on AG’s Volte-face of Rafale Scam documents inside Supreme Court

Taking a swipe at Attorney General K K Venugopal’s fresh remark on Rafale documents, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday said that from “stolen documents” they became “photocopied documents” as the “thief” may have returned them.   His jibe came a day after the attorney general said that the Rafale documents were not stolen Read More…

Supreme Court

AG made 180 degree jump and now says Rafale documents were not stolen in SC

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal on Friday did a 180 degree tilt and said the Rafale documents were not stolen from the Defence Ministry and that what he meant in his submission before the Supreme Court was that petitioners in the application used “photocopies of the original” papers, deemed secret by the government.   His comments Read More…

National Politics Supreme Court

SC gives Modi government 10 days to act on Lokpal Selection committee

After the end of five years of Modi government Supreme Court today granted Central Government to apprise it within 10 days, the meeting dates for the Selection Committee which will appoint Lokpal members and the Chairperson.   The bench of the Supreme Court, led by CJI Gogoi, rejected a plea of Prashant Bhushan seeking direction Read More…