Odisha godman gets death for human sacrifice

A court in Odisha on Tuesday awarded the death sentence to a self-proclaimed godman for sacrificing a minor boy to a deity.

Aug 04, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Malaysian authorities not cooperating in Aircel-Maxis case: CBI

CBI on Monday told a special court that Malaysian authorities were not "cooperating" in the service of summons against four accused in the Aircel-Maxis deal case after which the judge issued fresh summons.

Aug 03, 2015, 15:34 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal's 'thulla' remark: Court to record pre-summoning evidence

A court here on Friday fixed September 10 for recording of pre-summoning evidence in a criminal defamation complaint by a Delhi Police constable against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for using a slang "thulla" to describe policemen.

Jul 31, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

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Jul 31, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

Top French court confirms no new cockfighting pits

 France`s top court on Friday upheld a ban on new cockfighting pits, as the country seeks to stamp out the ancient bloodsport that continues in some regions despite being banned in most parts of the world.

Jul 31, 2015, 14:58 PM IST

3,000 Bihar teachers quit fearing action over fake degrees

About 3,000 school teachers in Bihar, who allegedly used fake degree certificates to get jobs, have resigned till date apprehending legal action.

Jul 28, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Govt for audio-video recording of court proceedings

 Government will press for introduction of audio-video recording of court proceedings before a Supreme Court panel, maintaining that it enhances transparency and discourages witnesses from retracting statements.

Jul 26, 2015, 10:31 AM IST
Manoj Bajpayee highly inspired by Marathi films

Manoj Bajpayee highly inspired by Marathi films

 Actor Manoj Bajpayee says that he's highly inspired by critically acclaimed Marathi films "Court" and "Killa".

Jul 25, 2015, 12:07 PM IST

Jitender Singh Tomar gets bail in fake degree case

A court on Thursday granted bail to Delhi's former law minister Jitender Singh Tomar, who is accused in a fake degree case.

Jul 23, 2015, 15:59 PM IST
Court directs Facebook to hand over users' data to police

Court directs Facebook to hand over users' data to police

A New York state court has asked Facebook to provide users' data to police who have issued 381 search warrants as part of an investigation into a social security fraud, a media report said on Wednesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

Petition filed against Odisha CM, vigilance director

A petition was filed in a local court against Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and vigilance director KB Singh, alleging criminal conspiracy by them against former state police chief Prakash Mishra.

Jul 21, 2015, 20:59 PM IST

Land-grabbing case: Delhi court grants bail to co-accused

A Delhi court on Tuesday granted bail to a man, who was arrested along with AAP MLA Manoj Kumar in a case of alleged cheating and land-grabbing, on the ground of parity.

Jul 21, 2015, 20:50 PM IST

J&K's special status cannot be altered: HC

In a landmark ruling, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court has said that the sovereignty of the state remains "legally and constitutionally" intact and cannot be challenged, altered or abridged.

Jul 18, 2015, 14:47 PM IST
No court date yet for Webb on FIFA corruption charges

No court date yet for Webb on FIFA corruption charges

A court appearance has yet to be scheduled for former FIFA vice president Jeffrey Webb, extradited to the United States as part of a massive corruption scandal, a prosecutor said Friday.

Jul 18, 2015, 02:12 AM IST

'Batman' theater gunman James Holmes guilty of murder

"Batman" theater gunman James Holmes was found guilty on all charges Thursday -- and could now face the death penalty -- over the 2012 massacre that left 12 dead and 70 more injured in Colorado.

Jul 17, 2015, 07:31 AM IST

Burkina Faso MPs launch impeachment proceedings against ousted leader

Lawmakers from Burkina Faso`s interim parliament on Thursday voted in favour of a resolution asking the High Court to impeach deposed leader Blaise Compaore for "high treason" and undermining the constitution, an AFP reporter saw.

Jul 17, 2015, 02:13 AM IST

Jury reaches verdict in `Batman` massacre trial: US court

The jury in the trial of alleged "Batman" theater massacre killer James Holmes reached a verdict Thursday, a court spokesman said.

Jul 17, 2015, 02:08 AM IST

Tripura court removes law secretary

The Tripura High Court on Thursday removed the state law secretary, Datamohan Jamatia, and posted him as a district and sessions judge, an official notification said.

Jul 16, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

RK Pachauri influencing witnesses, cancel bail: Police to Delhi HC

Police on Thursday sought cancellation of anticipatory bail to TERI director general RK Pachauri, accused of sexual harassment, saying he was influencing witnesses and misusing the liberty of bail, a charge denied him.

Jul 16, 2015, 12:23 PM IST

Uttarakhand HC asks IIT to file counter affidavit on expulsion of students

In a reprieve to students expelled by IIT, Roorkee, for underperformance, the Uttarakhand High Court on Wednesday directed the administration of the premier institute to respond to a petition challenging its decision and allowed them to appear in a re-examination scheduled to be held from Thursday if they want.

Jul 16, 2015, 09:37 AM IST