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Hindu women visited sabarimala beaten up registered a case against her mother-in-law

Sabarimala shrine was closed to women of “menstruating age” – defined as between 10 and 50 – until India’s top court overturned the ban in September.   Kanaka Durga and Bindu Ammini, 40, made history after they entered Sabarimala in the middle of the night escorted by policemen.   But as news of their entry Read More…

National Politics Session Court

Michel got British consular access and 15 mts free to family talk per week by CBI Court

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, Christian Michel has been granted 15-minute time in a week to speak to his family and lawyers by a special CBI Court on Monday.   Michel is one of the three middlemen the two others Guido Haschke and Carlo Gerosa being probed by the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate in the Read More…

Legal Social

JNU sedition case: Delhi Police files chargesheet against Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid

The Delhi Police on Monday filed its chargesheet in a court against former Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar in a sedition case lodged in 2016.   The chargesheet has been filed under IPC section 124A (sedition), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt), 465 (forgery), 471 (using as genuine, forged document), 143 (punishment for Read More…

Legal North India Politics

Bulandshahr Cow Slaughtering: NSA invoked against 3 accused

Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh, 44, and civilian Sumit Kumar, 20, of Chingrawathi village were killed of gunshot injuries in the violence.   The National Security Act has been invoked by the Bulandshahr district administration against 3 accused arrested in the December 3 cow slaughtering case in Siyana tehsil, according to news agency PTI.   Uttar Read More…

National Politics Supreme Court

What made Justice Sikri taken back his consent for Commonwealth Secretariat Arbitral Tribunal,

Justice Sikri, 65, has now turned down the post of president/member of the London-based Commonwealth Secretariat Arbitral Tribunal, the arbiter of disputes among 53 countries in the Commonwealth.   He was to take up the job after his retirement on March 6. Sources say Justice Sikri told the centre he had decided to withdraw his Read More…

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Nageshwar Rao as interim CBI director not got Committee approval : Mallikarjun Kharge

Two days after Alok Kumar Verma was removed from the post of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director, two top judges related to the investigation against Verma have reportedly given contrary views.   Serving Supreme Court judge Justice AK Sikri, representative of the Chief Justice of India in high power selection panel, reportedly claimed there Read More…

East India High Court Politics

Nalini Chidambaram gets 4 weeks interim relief from CBI : Saradha Chit fund Scam

The Madras high court on Saturday granted Nalini Chidambaram, wife of former finance minister P Chidambaram, interim protection from arrest by the Central Bureau of Investigation in the Saradha chit fund case till she obtains an anticipatory bail from a jurisdictional court in West Bengal.   Justice GK Illanthiraiyan passed the interim order at a Read More…

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Upper caste 10% quota bill signed into law by President Kovind

The 10% quota for Upper-caste (UC ) economically weaker sections in government jobs and higher educational institutions, including in the private sector, is the law of the land from now on with President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday giving his assent.   As the amendment to the Constitution was passed in Parliament related to fundamental rights, there Read More…

Legal North India

Deceased DSP name in the latest officers transfers list of Uttar Pradesh Police.

The name of a deceased Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Satya Narain Singh, was seen in the latest officers transfers list issued by Uttar Pradesh Police.   As soon as the matter came to the fore, Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) OP Singh apologised for the error and ordered strict action to be Read More…

Legal Politics South India

Tehelka 5 mysterious Kodanad estate death leaks Knocks ADMK CM Palanisamy base

In April 2017, the security guard of the Kodanad estate, Jayalalithaa’s retreat home in the hilly district of the Nilgiris, was found dead.   It emerged during the probe that Jayalalithaa’s former driver C Kanagaraj and K V Sayan had allegedly plotted the crime.   A total of ten people had been arrested in the Read More…