court directive

Will cooperate with CBI on probe into iron ore scam: Shettar


September 9th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bellary (Karnataka), Sep 9 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar Sunday said his government will "fully cooperate" with CBI in its probe into massive illegal export of iron ore ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Saving Mughal-era ponds in Agra


September 9th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 9 (IANS) With Agra losing its Mughal-era ponds to builders and a court issuing an order to save them, a citizen's group, using Google Maps and land records, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Kerala in Catch-22 situation over bar timings


August 27th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 27 (IANS) The Kerala government and the state's excise department are in a Catch-22 situation after the Kerala High Court asked the government Monday to file its views ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Apex court tells CBI to probe graft charges against Yeddyurappa (Second Lead)


May 11th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, May 11 (IANS) In a severe setback to former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa's comeback bid, the Supreme Court Friday ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

CD row: Singhvi quits party, parliamentary posts (Roundup)


April 23rd, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) A day before parliament reconvenes for the budget session, Congress MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi quit Monday as party spokesperson and as head of the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Court quashes Karnataka police chief’s appointment


March 31st, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 31 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has quashed the appointment of Shankar Bidari as state police chief in view of alleged atrocities on women and tribals by police ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Supreme Court told order on army chief withdrawn (Lead)


February 10th, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) The government Friday told the Supreme Court that it had withdrawn a Dec 30 order rejecting a complaint from army chief Gen. V.K. Singh against ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Army considering women officers’ promotion. court told (Lead)


November 2nd, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The government Wednesday told the Supreme Court that the army was considering grant of promotion to a section of women officers whose services were restored ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Karnataka minister faces land grab probe, won’t quit


October 21st, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 21 (IANS) The Karnataka Police Friday began probing land grab charges against Home Minister R. Ashoka. He, however, remained defiant and said he will not quit but cooperate ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Tamil Nadu civic polls: First phase ends


October 17th, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 17 (IANS) The first phase of the two-phased civic bodies' polls came to an end in Tamil Nadu Monday evening with an over 65 percent voter turnout, an ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Norms being flouted in Tamil Nadu civic polls: DMK


October 17th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 17 (IANS) The DMK Monday charged the AIADMK-led Tamil Nadu government of not complying with the Madras High Court directive on installation of web cameras in polling booths ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Maruti production halted, workers leave Manesar plant


October 14th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Gurgaon, Oct 14 (IANS) Workers at Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant, who occupied the plant last few days, Friday came out of the premises as Haryana started evicting them while ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Jharkhand to construct flats for displaced people


August 26th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 25 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Thursday laid the foundation stone in Ranchi to construct 856 flats for those poor people who were displaced during a demolition ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kerala palm oil scam: Fresh probe ordered in Chandy’s role


August 8th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 8 (IANS) A court here Monday ordered the state vigilance department to launch a fresh probe in the role of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in the infamous 1992 ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Judicial custody for 8 in Jharkhand building scam


June 16th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 16 (IANS) Eight people were arrested and sent Thursday to 14 days judicial custody in a Ranchi Regional Development Authority (RRDA) building scam, sources said.The Central Bureau of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Shutdown hits life in Jharkhand, Medha Patkar booked


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 2 (IANS) A state-wide shutdown called by Left parties protesting the demolition drive affected schools and transport services in Jharkhand Monday while police booked social worker Medha ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Two killed in Jharkhand police firing (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


April 27th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) Two people were killed in police firing and more than 25, including a senior police officer, were injured in clashes between anti-demolition protesters and the police ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Two killed in Jharkhand police firing


April 27th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 27 (IANS) Two people were killed and more than 25, including a senior police officer, were injured in clashes between anti-demolition protesters in Jharkhand and the police here.Vikash ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress demands probe into Ranchi police firing


April 6th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 6 (IANS) A day after a young man was killed in police firing during protests against a demolition drive here, the Congress Wednesday demanded a high-level probe in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Congress rally demands that Yeddyurappa quits


March 26th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 26 (IANS) The Congress Saturday staged a rally demanding resignation of Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa who is facing a police probe into his alleged illegal land ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Godhra verdict: 31 convicted, 63 acquitted


February 22nd, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb 22 (ANI): A special court in Ahmedabad on Tuesday given verdict in the 2002 Godhra train burning case, convicting 31 under Section 302 of the Indian Penal Code and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ahmedabad court to pronounce verdict in Godhra riots case tomorrow


February 21st, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb 21 (ANI): A special court in Ahmedabad will on Tuesday deliver its verdict against 94 accused in the 2002 Godhra communal riots case.The judgement in the sensitive case will ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Court fixes Feb 19 to decide on Tiwari’s DNA test


February 8th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Delhi High Court Joint Registrar Deepak Garg Tuesday fixed Feb 19 for the counsels of Congress leader N.D. Tiwari and the man claiming to be his biological ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fourth accused in Banda rape case surrenders


January 18th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Banda (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 18 (IANS) Ravan Garg, the fourth accused in the Banda rape case, surrendered before a local court in this Uttar Pradesh district Tuesday, officials said. The prime ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Banda rape case: Enquiry ordered into jail warden’s claims


January 17th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 17 (IANS) Authorities Monday ordered an enquiry into the allegations by a woman jail warden who claimed her seniors were threatening her for giving a statement against the Bahujan ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

I want to kill BSP legislator: Banda rape victim


January 16th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Banda (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 16 (IANS) A day after her release from prison, the 17-year-old girl who was allegedly raped by a ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator and jailed on ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

High court prompts Mayawati to release Banda rape victim (Lead)


January 15th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 15 (IANS) Prompted by an Allahabad High Court directive, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Saturday ordered the release of a 17-year-old rape victim whom a ruling Bahujan Samaj party ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gujjars end agitation, assured job quota (Second Lead)


January 6th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 5 (IANS) The Gujjar community in Rajasthan late Wednesday called off their 17-day-old agitation for reservation in government jobs and said they had been assured five percent quota in government ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Wipro deposits Rs.240 mn in tax case on court order (Lead)


December 29th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 29 (IANS) IT bellwether Wipro Limited Wednesday deposited Rs.24 crore (Rs.240 million) with the state commercial tax department in compliance with a Karnataka High Court directive, a company official said."We ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Court tells Wipro to deposit Rs.240 mn in tax case


December 29th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 29 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has directed IT bellwether Wipro Ltd to deposit Rs.24 crore (Rs.240 million) by Wednesday evening in a case of tax on re-export of software, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Delhi Police file sedition case against Arundhati, Geelani


November 29th, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Acting on a court directive, the Delhi Police Monday registered a sedition case against writer-activist Arundhati Roy and Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani for their alleged ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Three-member team to oversee Prasar Bharti functioning: Apex court


November 19th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The day-to-day functioning of public broadcaster Prasar Bharti would be carried out by a three-member committee comprising its chief executive officer and two other officers, in accordance ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

After local polls drubbing, Left manage to retain Kozhikode


October 31st, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, Oct 31 (IANS) After suffering heavy electoral reverses in Kerala's 13 districts in the local body polls, the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) managed to hold on to leads in all ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Supreme Court vacates stay on Godhra trial


October 26th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday vacated its stay order in the 2002 Godhra communal riots case, thereby paving way for the trial court to pronounce its ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Court directive to Delhi labour department


October 6th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the labour department of the Delhi government to take action against contractors who fail to provide details about construction workers at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe