Consequences if India fails to act on IPR, warns US lawmaker

A top US lawmaker warned India of "consequences" on its continued violation of intellectual property rights (IPRs) hoping the new government will address America`s concerns regarding its policies that undermine IPRs.

Arjun Munda acquitted in violation of code of conduct case

Former Jharkhand chief minister Arjun Munda was acquitted in a violation of model code of conduct case by a local court today.

SEC orders transfer of police officer on code violation charge

The State Election Commission Odisha on Tuesday ordered transfer of a police inspector as both the ruling BJD and opposition Congress lodged allegation and counter allegation against each other on charge of model code of violation.

Assembly elections: Delhi Police on vigil to check model code of conduct violation

Delhi police is on its toes ahead of the upcoming assembly elections as it has the double responsibility of ensuring that the model code of conduct is not violated and providing up-to-date security at all polling booths when the elections take place.

Asaram trust facing action for violating land laws

Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu`s trust could face action for running an ashram in Rajasthan`s Bharatpur district without allegedly obtaining the land-use conversion.

93 ceasefire violations on LoC by Pakistan in 2012

There were 93 ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir in 2012, taking the total number since 2010 to 188, parliament was told Monday.

Three cases registered for breach of poll code

Two separate cases were filed against an NGO and a BSP District Unit
President for allegedly violating the model code of conduct
in Uttar Pradesh.

Beachwear violates temple sanctity, say Goa shrines

Beachwear and temples don`t get along. Not even in the top sun and sand destination of Goa.

Poll code violation case against former minister Elangovan

A poll code violation case has
been slapped against former Union Minister E V K S Elangovan
and 20 others for organising an unauthorised public meeting,
officials said on Friday.

WB polls: Model code violation complaint against Pranab

The poll panel received an
official complaint of violation of Model Code of Conduct
against Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee for using
a district circuit house for political purpose.

Preventive detention violation of fundamental right: SC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that preventive detention ran counter to the fundamental right to liberty of a citizen and authorities can resort to the extreme measure only in exceptional cases after citing relevant reasons.

Poll code violation case against former minister Elangovan

A poll code violation case has
been slapped against former Union Minister E V K S Elangovan
and 20 others for organising an unauthorised public meeting,
officials said on Tuesday.

Govt ignoring violation of environment norms by builders: Cong

Senior Congress leader Mukesh
Agnihotri on Thursday came down heavily on the Himachal Pradesh
government for allegedly ignoring violations of environment
norms by builders.

Violation of model code: EC seeks report on two WB ministers

The Election Commission sought report from the West Bengal government about alleged
violation of model code of conduct by two ministers after the announcement of the poll schedule yesterday.

Govt nod to Posco project "glaring violation of law”: CPI

CPI on Thursday termed Environment
Ministry`s clearance to Posco`s steel project in Orissa as a
"glaring violation of law and justice" and a move that
"legitimises land grabbing."

Not violated election code of conduct: Somanna

The Housing Minister denied he violated election code of conduct in regard to his statement enhancing rice and wheat quota under PDS.

Pakistan violated Indian airspace 23 times

Pakistan has violated Indian airspace 23 times out of the 29 such incidents in the last three years.

Arrest without reason, bail denial violation of fundamental right: SC

Supreme Court on Friday said the police should not arrest people on flimsy grounds as it could lead to great ignominy and denial of anticipatory bail was also a violation of an individual`s fundamental right to personal liberty.

Serious human rights violation by Pak Army: WikiLeaks

Much before the human rights
violation by the Pakistani Army became public through the
media, a top American diplomat stationed in Islamabad had
advised the US Government to keep reports of such abuses under
wraps.

Bhutan govt informed of violation by Bhutan lotteries: Centre

The Central Government on Tuesday
informed the Kerala High Court that it had taken up with the
Royal Bhutan Government the matter pertaining to violation of
lottery rules in Kerala by Bhutan lotteries.