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(HOLD) Delay in appeal outcome no ground for exoneration in murder: SC


September 8th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) A person who has been acquitted of murder by a trial court cannot challenge the reversal of this by the high court on the ground ... Read more...

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Fraud case launched over Sochi 2014 Olympic projects


August 9th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The investigation of the first fraud case over the finances of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics has been completed and will soon go to court, ... Read more...

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Delay no ground to quash trial, CBI tells SC


July 26th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) In a 37-year-old case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday told the Supreme Court that an accused facing criminal proceedings could not seek its ... Read more...

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Odisha court admits petitions on anganwadi wall collapse


July 18th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 18 (IANS) The Orissa High Court Wednesday admitted two public interest litigations (PIL) seeking an independent inquiry into the deaths of seven children in a day-care 'anganwadi' centre ... Read more...

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Belarus arrests Lithuanian spies


July 13th, 2012 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former Soviet state Belarus has said it has detained a Lithuanian military intelligence officer and his local agents for spying.Belarus' State Security Committee said the ... Read more...

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Russia leads world in illegal migration


June 29th, 2012 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has the world's largest number of illegal migrants, accounting for almost seven percent of the country's working population, according to a report by the ... Read more...

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Court quashes case against two army officers


June 13th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday quashed a police complaint against two Army officers for causing injuries to two civilians last year and told them ... Read more...

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Team Anna accuses Krishna of mining graft in Karnataka


May 29th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, May 29 (IANS) Team Anna members Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Bhushan Tuesday alleged that External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna while serving as Karnataka chief minister indulged in corruption causing ... Read more...

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High court quashes FIR against Pomersbach (Lead)


May 25th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday quashed US national Zohal Hamid's police complaint against Indian Premier League's (IPL) Australian player Luke Pomersbach that he had molested ... Read more...

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Court quashes FIR against Luke Pomersbach


May 25th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday quashed US national Zohal Hamid's first information report (FIR) against Indian Premier League (IPL) player Luke Pomersbach that ... Read more...

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Sanjay Dutt gets relief in Uttar Pradesh case


May 4th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Allahabad, May 4 (IANS) Film star Sanjay Dutt has been granted relief by the Allahabad High Court which stayed the criminal proceedings against the actor in a sessions court ... Read more...

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SC reserves order in Mayawati’s assets case (Lead)


May 1st, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved its order on a plea by former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati seeking quashing of criminal proceedings initiated against ... Read more...

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SC reserves order in Mayawati’s assets case


May 1st, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved its order on a plea by former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati in a disproportionate assets case lodged by the ... Read more...

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Apex court to hear in July a 37-year-old case


April 16th, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday said it would hear in July the petition by Ranjan Dwivedi - an accused in a bomb attack at then railway ... Read more...

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Apex court breather for Madhur Bhandarkar (Lead)


April 9th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday stayed criminal proceedings against filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar in a rape charge levelled against him by actress Priti Jain.While staying the proceedings, ... Read more...

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I’m speechless and overwhelmed: Bhandarkar


April 9th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar says he is relived after the Supreme Court Monday stayed criminal proceedings against him in a rape charge levelled by actress Preeti Jain."I ... Read more...

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SC provides relief to Madhur Bhandarkar


April 9th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday stayed criminal proceedings against filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar in a rape charge levelled against him by actress Preeti Jain.While staying the proceedings, ... Read more...

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Soldiers killed five in cold blood, CBI tells apex court


March 19th, 2012 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday accused, in the apex court, army personnel of killing five "innocent" people in cold blood in the wake ... Read more...

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Court quashes proceedings against Microsoft India (Lead)


March 19th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday quashed charges of hosting objectionable content against Microsoft India and set aside a trial court order for initiating criminal ... Read more...

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High court quashes proceedings against Microsoft India


March 19th, 2012 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday quashed charges of hosting objectionable content against Microsoft India and set aside a trial court order for initiating criminal ... Read more...

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China mulls human rights, torture in criminal law reform


March 8th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 8 (IANS) China is planning to introduce major changes in its criminal procedure law that seek to insert in writing the principle of "safeguarding human rights" and exclude ... Read more...

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Court quashes bribery case against Yeddyurappa (Lead)


March 7th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 7 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Wednesday quashed Lokayukta's (ombudsman) indictment of B.S. Yeddyurappa for corruption in an illegal mining scam which had forced the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Court relief for Yeddyurappa in illegal mining case


March 7th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 7 (IANS) In a morale booster to scam-hit Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader B.S. Yeddyurappa, the Karnataka high court Wednesday quashed the police probe in an illegal ... Read more...

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Court quashes summons against Yahoo for lack of evidence (Lead)


March 2nd, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday quashed the charge against Yahoo India of hosting objectionable content on its website, and set aside the summons issued ... Read more...

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Delhi High Court quashes trial of Yahoo India


March 2nd, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday set aside the summons issued to Yahoo India by a lower court for allegedly hosting objectionable content on its ... Read more...

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Court notice to police for not filing FIR against Kumble


January 6th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 6 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Friday served notice to the Bangalore police commissioner for not registering an FIR against former cricketer Anil Kumble in an impersonation and ... Read more...

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Aarushi’s parents to face trial: Supreme Court


January 6th, 2012 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed the petition of Nupur and Rajesh Talwar, parents of the murdered teenager Aarushi Talwar, for quashing criminal proceedings against ... Read more...

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Chinese envoy meets Krishna on Indian traders plight


January 4th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Chinese envoy Zhang Yan Wednesday met External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna and assured him about the safety of two Indian businessmen who were tortured and ... Read more...

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Another land scam probe against Kumaraswamy


January 2nd, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 2 (IANS) The Karnataka Lokayukta (ombudsman) special court here Monday ordered an inquiry into the allegedly illegal freeing of government land on the city's outskirts by former ... Read more...

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Supreme Court notice to CBI in minister’s killing


December 15th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday issued notice to the CBI on a plea seeking quashing of charges and criminal proceedings against accused Ranjan Dwivedi in ... Read more...

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Russian committee promises to investigate election complaints


December 12th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW (BNO NEWS) -- The Russian Investigative Committee (SK) on Monday promised to investigate dozens of official complaints filed about this month's parliamentary elections after tens of thousands of people protested against ... Read more...

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Conditional green nod for Lavasa hill city project (Roundup)


November 9th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Nov 9 (IANS) In a major relief to Lavasa Corporation, the environment ministry Wednesday gave conditional clearance to the first phase of the Rs.3,000 crore Lavasa hill city ... Read more...

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Maharashtra to review action against Lavasa


November 9th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 9 (IANS) With the environment ministry granting conditional clearance to the Lavasa hill-city project Wednesday, the Maharashtra government said it will "review" the criminal proceedings initiated against the ... Read more...

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Maharashtra starts criminal cases against Lavasa officials


November 4th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 4 (IANS) After dilly-dallying for months, the Maharashtra government Friday initiated criminal proceedings against Lavasa Corporation Ltd. for violating environmental regulations at its ongoing hill city project near ... Read more...

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Court notice to CBI on charges against Reliance Telecom


October 31st, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Delhi High Court issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday asking it to respond to a plea by Reliance Telecom, ... Read more...

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