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Meghalaya Assembly elections 2018: 25 candidates face criminal cases, 1 charged with murder

Meghalaya Assembly elections 2018: 25 candidates face criminal cases, 1 charged with murder

Out of the 370 candidates contesting the Meghalaya assembly polls, twenty five have criminal cases against them. As per the self-sworn affidavits of all the candidates analysed by Meghalaya Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) 21 candidates have declared serious criminal cases against themselves.

Feb 23, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
SC stays UP court summons to Kejriwal, Vishvas

SC stays UP court summons to Kejriwal, Vishvas

The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the summons issued against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and AAP leader Kumar Vishvas by a court in Uttar Pradesh and issued notice to the state government.

Oct 27, 2016, 09:51 AM IST
Karan Johar discharged from criminal case

Karan Johar discharged from criminal case

A local court today discharged producer late Yash Johar and director Karan Johar from a criminal complaint for playing national anthem in movie "Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham" without caution causing "dishonour" to it.

Jan 19, 2016, 19:13 PM IST
Muslims' voting right issue: Digvijay asks Modi govt to register criminal case against Sanjay Raut

Muslims' voting right issue: Digvijay asks Modi govt to register criminal case against Sanjay Raut

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Monday slammed Shiv Sena leader and editor of party mouthpiece Saamna, Sanjay Raut for demanding revocation of voting rights of Muslims.

Apr 13, 2015, 07:40 AM IST

Case filed for FB post against Arvind Kejriwal's daughter

Ghaziabad police Monday registered a criminal case against a person for posting derogatory remarks against former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's daughter and AAP leader Alka Lamba on Facebook.

Oct 06, 2014, 23:21 PM IST

No criminal case against Mizoram CM for drinking alcohol under prohibition

Mizoram Police has not registered a criminal case against the Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla who allegedly drank alcohol as the state have been under prohibition.

Jun 09, 2014, 19:47 PM IST

Pak court orders police to charge 2 ex-CIA officials

A Pakistani court ordered police to register a criminal case under terrorism act against two former CIA officials, including a station chief, for murder, conspiracy, and waging war against the country by carrying out drone strike.

Jun 05, 2014, 19:42 PM IST

Every third newly-elected MP has a criminal case

The number of parliamentarians with criminal cases has risen in the 16th Lok Sabha, with every third MP-elect facing criminal charges, an analysis of their election affidavits has shown.

May 18, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

Delhi LG seeks President`s assent for criminal case against Somnath Bharti

Lt Governor Najeeb Jung has sought the President`s assent to register a criminal case against former Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti in connection with the midnight raid against African women following Home Department`s observation that such a case was made out against the controversial minister.

Mar 11, 2014, 19:22 PM IST

No criminal case registered in police station for three years

Not a single criminal case was registered at a police station in Southern Mizoram`s Lawngtlai district during the three consecutive years, police officers said.

Jan 22, 2014, 20:50 PM IST

Employment in PSU be not denied to convicts: HC

Employment in a public sector organisation shall not be denied to a job-seeker on the ground of conviction in a criminal case unless offences have an element of "moral turpitude", the Delhi High Court has said.

May 17, 2013, 20:15 PM IST

Victims in criminal case be awarded compensation: SC

Courts must not only convict and punish the guilty in criminal cases but should also award compensation to the victims, the Supreme Court has held.

May 14, 2013, 16:12 PM IST

Congress MLA surrenders in criminal case, gets bail

Former Andhra Pradesh Minister and Congress MLA P Shankar Rao, booked for "threatening and abusing" a police officer probing a land case, surrendered before state CID here and was later granted bail, police said on Tuesday.

Apr 30, 2013, 23:50 PM IST

Delhi court grants bail to ex-IAS officer

A former IAS officer was Friday granted bail by a Delhi court in a criminal case of cheating and other charges lodged by his ex-wife Vimla Mehra, director general of Tihar Jail.

Mar 01, 2013, 21:50 PM IST

Court dismisses plea for FIR against Nirmal Baba

A plea for lodging a criminal case against self-proclaimed godman Nirmal Baba for allegedly cheating people and breaching public trust was on Monday dismissed by a Delhi court.

Nov 26, 2012, 19:19 PM IST

PVR slaps criminal charges against Rajkumar Santoshi

Bollywood filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi has been found guilty in a cheque-bouncing case. The director, who gave such hits as ‘Ghayal’, ‘Damini’, ‘Andaz Apna Apna’ and ‘Ajab Prem ki Ghazab Kahani’, had given a cheque for Rs 50 lakh to PVR against the advance for film-making, which did not get cleared due to insufficient funds.

Jul 17, 2012, 14:55 PM IST

AP CM digs into history to corner Jagan

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy is digging into history--that of Congress party in general and his and late YS Rajasekhara Reddy families in particular.

May 14, 2012, 19:04 PM IST

UP: HC dismisses plea of former BSP minister

The Allahabad HC dismissed a petition of former BSP cabinet minister Ram Achal Rajbhar seeking stay on his arrest in a criminal case related to election violence.

Mar 23, 2012, 20:42 PM IST

Vidya Balan files petition to annul criminal case

Bollywood actress Vidya Balan and producer Ekta Kapoor have reportedly filed a petition urging the High Court to nullify the criminal case against them.

Dec 22, 2011, 11:45 AM IST

Clean chit to BKU leader in criminal case

A criminal case was registered against Rakesh Tikait and other BKU activists on October 14, 2008 for allegedly ransacking a power department store.

Oct 27, 2011, 14:05 PM IST