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HC rejects plea of a lawyer seeking to put education in a straitjacket

 Madras High Court today dismissed petition of a lawyer, seeking an interim injunction to restrain a school from admitting children of ages six to eight and teaching Veda and other subjects and said he was "seeking to put education in a straitjacket."

Ex-wife of dead Argentine prosecutor rejects suicide claim

The ex-wife of a dead Argentine prosecutor rejected claims he`d killed himself and called for independent oversight of the probe Thursday, a day after huge crowds called for justice in the case.

Berlusconi rejects Singapore offer, but club on market: Report

AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi has rejected an offer of 970million euros ($1.1billion) for the embattled Serie A club but could sell a minority stake if it came with a pledge to help build a new stadium, according to reports in Italy.

Famke Janssen rejects Russell Crowe's comments

Famke Janssen rejects Russell Crowe's comments

Countering Russell Crowe's comment that there are plenty of film roles for older women, 50-year-old actress Famke Janssen says that there are still too few films in which older women take on roles.

Australia ran ''clean campaign'' for World Cup bid, rejects report

Australia ran ''clean campaign'' for World Cup bid, rejects report

Australia ran a clean bid for the 2022 World Cup and rejects assertions to the contrary contained in a controversial FIFA report, Federation Football Australia (FFA) chief Frank Lowy said on Friday.

No reunion for 'Led Zeppelin'?

No reunion for 'Led Zeppelin'?

Singer Robert Plant has reportedly turned down an offer worth 500 million pounds to reform his legendary band Led Zeppelin.

Pakistani army rejects HRW report on abuses

Pakistan army Saturday rejected as "a pack of lies, propaganda driven and totally biased" the Human Rights Watch (HRW) report.

HC rejects plea for registering case against Omar

The Madras High Court bench dismissed a petition for registering a case against
J&K CM Omar Abdullah for his controversial tweet over Afzal Guru.

Sheen rejects porn star’s invitation to serve her with lawsuit at strip club

Charlie Sheen has turned down an invitation by porn star Capri Anderson to serve her with a lawsuit at her strip club.

Hong Kong court rejects transsexual marriage

A transsexual woman lost her bid in a Hong Kong court to overturn a marriage registry`s decision that bans her from marrying a man.

India needs to add 1 lakh hospital beds for 30 years: Study

A Delhi court allowed a plea
by CBI to take transit remand of Binod Sinha, a close
associate of former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda,
arrested here in a disproportionate assets case to produce him
in a Ranchi court.

Tribunal rejects Lt.Gen`s plea

The Armed Forces Tribunal
today dismissed the petition of a Lieutenant General relating
to appointment for the top post of the medical arm of the
defence services.

AOL rejects land grabbing charges

Art of Living Founder Sri Sri
Ravishankar today refuted allegations of land grabbing by AOL
and said it would firmly deal with "anti-social elements"
trying to "lay a trap" for extortion.

Consumer court rejects doctor`s claim of winning contest

The National Consumer Commission
has dismissed a petition by a doctor, who claimed to have won
a slogan completion contest organised by a mobile service
provider, for sending the answer to a wrong number.

CM rejects partymen`s demand for inquiry against ministers

Andhra Pradesh Chief
Minister K Rosaiah on Monday ruled out any inquiry into charges of
corruption levelled by some senior Congress leaders against a
few of his cabinet colleagues.

Mumbai Court rejects Maulana Rabbani`s bail plea

A Sessions Court on Tuesday rejected the
anticipatory bail plea of Maulana Sheikh Mehraj Rabbani of
radical group Ahle Hadees in a case of hurting religious

Pakistani court rejects Americans` bail request

A Pakistani court dismissed on Wednesday a request for the release on bail of five Americans accused of contacting militants over the Internet and plotting terrorist attacks.

OIL rejects Sibal`s application for early retirement

State-run Oil India Ltd has
rejected the resignation offered by V K Sibal after he was
reverted to the company following denial of extension as oil
regulator amid reports of alleged favours to corporate houses.

Karadzic rejects court-appointed lawyer

Radovan Karadzic`s legal adviser
says the former Bosnian Serb leader has rejected his
court-appointed lawyer and is unlikely to be ready to resume
his genocide trial as scheduled on March 1.

PMO rejects demand for separate fisheries ministry

The Prime Minister`s Office (PMO) has rejected a demand for the formation of a Ministry for Fisheries independent of the agriculture ministry. It says the subject is receiving "adequate attention" by the UPA govt.