After an eight-year trial,
senior Akali leader and former agriculture minister Gurdev
Singh Badal was on Tuesday acquitted by a local court of charges of
amassing assets disproportionate to his income.
A fast track court on Thursday acquitted
Bharati Urs, daughter of former Karnataka Chief Minister
Devaraj Urs, and two others in connection with the murder of
the daughter of a former Karnataka High Court judge.
A special court on Friday acquitted eight persons in a case related to serial bomb blasts in three trains in Tamil Nadu and Kerala on the Babri Masjid demolition anniversary in 1997 that claimed 10 lives and injured more than 70.