Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt will now have to pack his bags and get back to Pune's Yerwada Jail once again. Fresh reports suggest that the actor's application seeking an extension in his 14-day long furlough has apparently been rejected.
Surender Koli, one of the main accused in the sensational Nithari killings case, told a court here that he wanted to replace the lawyer defending him
saying he got the death in one case because of the advocate`s
Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar
on Tuesday said she will consider any request from arrested former
telecom minister A Raja to participate in the debate on 2G
spectrum allocation scam once it comes on her table.
Defence lawyers are seeking urgent tests of two syringes and an IV bag found in Michael Jackson`s mansion, arguing that the evidence in the manslaughter case against the singer`s doctor is drying up and deteriorating.
Janata Dal (S) Wednesday requested Karnataka Governor HR Bhardwaj to postpone tomorrow`s floor test to be taken by the BJP government by a week as the high court decision on disqualification of 16 MLAs is expected only on Monday.
Accusing the Centre and state
government of failing to respond with compassion to the
situation in Kashmir, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party
(PDP) on Saturday urged the Prime Minister to intervene.
Authorities say the death toll
from a week of severe flooding in Romania has risen to 20, and
they are asking for aid from the European Union`s Solidarity
Fund to help repair damaged roads, crops and houses.
Britain would consider a request
to extradite the son of Kyrgyzstan`s ousted president, accused
of instigating deadly riots, even if there is no such treaty
between the countries, officials said on Thursday.
Home Minister P Chidambaram is understood to have asked Manipur CM Ibobi Singh to ensure a safe visit of NSCN-IM leader T Muivah to his birthplace in the state following a request by Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio.
Japan has rejected UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon`s request that Tokyo provide humanitarian assistance to North Korea, on the ground that there is no guarantee the aid would reach the people in need of it.