Criminal matters cannot be
decided in the absence of the defence lawyer as it would cause
prejudice to convicts/accused and is violative of the
fundamental right to liberty, the Supreme Court has ruled.
Taking a dig at SP`s claims of making the next government in Uttar Pradesh following its victory in two assembly by-elections yesterday, BSP on Wednesday said the party`s absence from the fray helped SP to retain the seats.
The name of Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan was yet again found missing from the guest list of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), forcing Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat Saturday to field queries on his exclusion.
Uproarious scenes were witnessed
in Delhi Assembly today due to absence of Police Commissioner
Y S Dadwal during a debate on the law and order situation in
the city leading to adjournment of the House for the day.
The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly
on Monday witnessed uproar when the Opposition took exception to
the "continued absence" of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah from
the House, accusing him of taking the proceedings