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Maldives Supreme Court clears way for Nasheed’s return

The court halted the conviction after the Prosecutor General requested the apex court to review verdict against him last Sunday. The order requested state authorities not to take any action against Nasheed until it reviews his verdict as requested by the PG’s office. The judgement comes two days before former ... Read More »

Delhi court frames charges against RK Pachauri

The Court has fixed January 4 and 5 for recording the statement of the complainant. Also, first witness of prosecution will also be examined by the Court. Pachauri has been charged with assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty; using word, gesture or act intended ... Read More »

Supreme Court Stays Blanket Ban On Fatwas By Religious Bodies

  NEW DELHI:  The Supreme Court on Friday put on hold the Uttarakhand High Court order imposing a blanket ban on the issuance of ‘fatwas’ by the religious bodies. The bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta stayed the High Court order on a petition by Jamiat Ulama-I-Hind challenging the ... Read More »

UK High Court issues enforcement order against Vijay Mallya

The enforcement order gives 13 banks the legal option of entering the UK-based properties of Vijay Mallya, who is fighting extradition to India on fraud and money- laundering charges. Problems of liquor baron Vijay Mallya just got bigger as a UK High Court judge issued an enforcement order in favour ... Read More »

U.S. Supreme Court upholds Trump’s travel ban

U.S. President Donald Trump has hailed a Supreme Court ruling upholding his travel ban which covers people from several Muslim-majority countries. The White House issued a statement saying the ruling was “a tremendous victory for the American People and the Constitution”. The travel ban has been fully in place since ... Read More »

Special court issues non-bailable warrant against Nirav Modi

A special court in Mumbai has issued a non-bailable warrant against diamantaire Nirav Modi and his family members in the over Rs 13,000 crore PNB scam case, after taking cognizance of a charge sheet filed by the Enforcement Directorate last month. The ED had last week moved the special court, ... Read More »

Madras High Court stays Sterlite expansion

The situation in Tuticorin remains tense but under control. Protestors set buses on fire at several places. One protestor died as security forces tried to keep angry protesting crowds under control. The state administration in Tamil Nadu has declared prohibitory orders under Section 144 in the violence hit areas of ... Read More »

BoI files lawsuit against Nirav Modi in Hong Kong court

Bank of India is the second lender bank to file a recovery law suit in the Hong Kong court since third week of April. Earlier, Punjab National Bank had moved a recovery writ in a Hong Kong court against Nirav Modi for an amount over five million US Dollars.  India has ... Read More »

Centre seeks stay on Supreme Court order on SC/ST Act

Attorney General K K Venugopal said the apex court cannot make rules or guidelines which go against the law passed by the legislature. Venugopal also pointed out that the SC/ST verdict had resulted in loss of lives and the case be referred to a larger bench. The Supreme court on ... Read More »

Centre seeks stay on Supreme Court’s order on SC/ST Act

Venugopal also pointed out that the SC/ST verdict had resulted in loss of life and the case be referred to a larger bench. The Supreme court on the other hand said that it was “100 per cent” in favour of protecting the rights of these communities and punishing those guilty ... Read More »

Supreme Court flags Cauvery Management Board issue

The Supreme Court has asked Karnataka to see how much water can be released to Tamil Nadu and asked it to apprise the court by the 8th of this month. The Apex Court also asked the Centre to apprise it on May 8 about steps being taken for setting up ... Read More »

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