Minister of State for External
Affairs E Ahammed was on Thursday prevented from replying to a
debate in Lok Sabha on Tamils in Sri Lanka with members saying
that only the Cabinet Minister concerned should do so.
Allahabad HC directed the state government to file its reply within three
weeks on a Public Interest Litigation, seeking directions for
regular monitoring of increasing offences against women in
Uttar Pradesh including rape.
The war of words between
ruling Congress and Kadapa MP Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy continued
on Wednesday with the former demanding that the latter come clean on
allegations of misuse of power and corruption against him.
The Haryana Government, which
was questioned by the Punjab and Haryana High Court on how
disgraced former DGP SPS Rathore was promoted despite facing
molestation charge in Ruchika case, on Friday filed its reply.
A special CBI court here on Thursday asked
the family of Ruchika Girhotra, who was molested by former DGP
SPS Rathore in 1990, to file their replies to the closure
reports filed by the CBI last month in cases against Rathore.
NHRC has sought a reply from Delhi government on
a complaint alleging that several children lost their lives by
falling into open manholes in last few months in the capital
due to negligence of the authorities concerned.
The NHRC has sought a reply from the CRPF on a complaint alleging that an innocent woman was shot dead and a man injured by the security forces in Latehar district while conducting anti-Naxalite operations recently.
The Bombay HC on Thursday asked the
Maharashtra Government to file an affidavit whether it had forwarded reports in
the last five years on implementation of Scheduled Caste and
Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
Delhi HC on Tuesday sought replies from the city government and four of its
schools on a petition filed by a group of girls accusing them of violating the Right to Education(RTE) Act by denying them
admission in various classes.
Kerala Chief Minister V S
Achuthanandan on Friday defended the cabinet sub-committee`s
approval of the customary annual address of the Governor to
the Assembly instead of the full cabinet, saying there had been such precedents.
The Delhi HC Court Wednesday gave former Andhra Pradesh governor ND Tiwari a last chance for filing his response in a paternity suit filed by a 34-year-old man who claims the Congress leader is his biological father.
BJP on Friday expressed disappointment
over the reply of PM Manmohan Singh to the
President`s Address in Parliament and said there was no
roadmap or clarity in the government on resolving serious
problems facing the country.