Chairperson of NCW Yasmeen Abrar on Thursday accused the Mayawati
government of denying it permission to hold a hearing in the
state capital today on the issue of "recent spurt" in crime
against women in Uttar Pradesh.
A court here on Thursday asked
RJD supremo Lalu Prasad to appear before it on July 4 in connection
with a complaint against them for landing their helicopter on
NH 28 at Maniari in Muzaffarpur district without permission.
The Uttar Pradesh Police has
sought permission to prosecute ruling BSP MLA Haji Yaqoob
Qureshi in a 2006 case for announcing a reward for killing the
Danish cartoonist who drew caricatures of Prophet Mohammed.
Unable to stomach the idea of
skipping lunch on account of extended hearings into the Satyam
scam case, all six main accused on Tuesday asked the trial court here to permit them to have their food during the court`s lunch break.
The UAE air traffic control had
recently threatened Air India that it would not give take-off
permission for its aircraft as the
national carrier had not updated the navigation database
system, Parliament was informed today.
Keeping with the Bombay High
Court order declaring the Shivaji Park ground as silence zone,
the city police refused permission to Shiv Sena`s rally here - a tradition being followed by the party since it`s inception.
BJP on Friday reacted to Congress
General Secretary Rahul Gandhi`s statement on the stalled
Vedanta mining project in Orissa, saying this was an attempt
to "fool" the people as permission to the firm was given by