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Kudankulam project gets Madras High Court’s green signal (Lead)


August 31st, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 31 (IANS) The Madras High Court Friday gave its nod to Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) to load the fuel in the first reactor of the ... Read more...

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Centre backs Bihar’s running of MPLADS schemes


July 13th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The central government Friday told the Supreme Court that the procedure adopted by Bihar for implementing the MP Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) ... Read more...

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Delhi transit system comes under RTI Act: High court


July 8th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Upholding a Central Information Commission (CIC) order, the Delhi High Court has held that the Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS) is a public ... Read more...

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John Abraham’s photo not obscene, rules court


June 5th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Bollywood actor John Abraham's photo published in a daily in June 2009 is not obscene, a Delhi court has ruled and rejected a plea ... Read more...

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Deaf-mute can be credible witness: Apex court (Lead)


May 21st, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday said a deaf-mute need not be prevented from giving evidence in court merely on account of his physical disability as he ... Read more...

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No relief for ex-railway minister in graft case


April 12th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to grant a breather to former railways minister C.K. Jaffer Sharief in a corruption case and allowed the ... Read more...

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Gujarat moves apex court on Lokayukta’s appointment (Lead)


January 19th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) The Gujarat government Thursday moved the Supreme Court challenging a state high court verdict that upheld the appointment of Justice (retd) R.A. Mehta as ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maintenance can’t be denied to adulterous ex-wife: Court


November 20th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) A court here has said that a man cannot deny maintenance to his divorced wife on the ground that she was involved in an adulterous ... Read more...

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Gujarat government denies police officer chargsheeted


August 12th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Aug 12, (IANS) The Gujarat government said Friday that IPS officer Rahul Sharma has neither been suspended nor any chargesheet served on him as yet.State government spokespersons Health Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Court allows extradition of NRI fugitive to US


July 15th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday paved the way for non-resident Indian (NRI) fugitive Avtar Singh Grewal's extradition to the US to face trial for ... Read more...

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Court acquits man accused of torturing daughter-in-law


June 28th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) The Delhi High court has upheld a trial court's order acquitting a man accused of torture and dowry harassment of his daughter-in-law, who later committed ... Read more...

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Supreme Court rejects Kanimozhi’s bail plea


June 20th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV managing director Sharad Kumar will continue to remain behind bars as the Supreme Court Monday rejected their bail ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Remove mobile phone tower, court tells building owner


June 16th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) A Delhi court has directed an east Delhi property owner to remove a mobile phone tower and a generator from his premises as these ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Apex court upholds attachment of Harshad Mehta family’s property


May 7th, 2011 - 2:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday dismissed appeals by the three women relatives of late stock broker Harshad Mehta challenging the special court's order directing attachment of ... Read more...

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Maid lived as wife, should get maintenance: high court


April 19th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) A 65-year-old man will have to pay maintenance of Rs.3,000 per month to his domestic help as she was living with him like a wife, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Jailed as juvenile, man awarded Rs.5 lakh compensation


April 1st, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday directed the Delhi government to pay a compensation of Rs.5 lakh to a man who was jailed for eight years ... Read more...

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Court upholds life term for teacher who hijacked plane (Lead)


March 29th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday upheld the order of a trial court awarding a life sentence to a teacher who posed as a human bomb ... Read more...

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Court upholds life term for 1993 plane hijacker


March 29th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday upheld the order of a trial court awarding a life sentence to a man who posed as a human bomb ... Read more...

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Lalgarh killings: SC rejects WB Govt.’s plea against CBI probe


March 17th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed the West Bengal Government's plea against a Calcutta High Court order for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the ... Read more...

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Nithari killings: Apex court confirms death for Koli (Second Lead)


February 15th, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday upheld Nithari serial killer Surendra Koli's death sentence and said "no mercy" can be shown to him for the horrifying and gruesome crime."The ... Read more...

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CVC committee not told of pending chargesheet against Thomas


January 27th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Supreme Court was told Thursday that the high-powered committee for the selection of central vigilance commissioner (CVC) was not informed about a pending chargesheet against ... Read more...

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No instant relief to sanitaryware firm on trademark plea


January 23rd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) A sanitaryware company's bid to prevent a rival from using a trademark allegedly deceptively similar to its own has suffered a setback, with the Delhi High Court ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

“Pink Panther” Director Blake Edwards Passes Away At 88


December 17th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Blake Edwards, a Hollywood master of rude comedies and screwball farces, was probably best known for "Pink Panther" movies. He passed away on Wednesday in Santa ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Karnataka High Court upholds state ban on iron ore exports (Lead)


November 19th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 19 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court Friday upheld the twin orders of the state government banning export of iron ore and dismissed a bunch of petitions filed by about 40 ... Read more...

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Court rejects plea of Ajay, Abhay Chautala in graft case


July 8th, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday dismissed a petition filed by Indian National Lok Dal legislators Ajay and Abhay Chautala, challenging a trial court order summoning them in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Cash Machine Inventor Dies At 84 Inventor


May 20th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): John Shepherd-Barron is the male, who created the first ATM cash machine. It has been reported that he has died at the age of 84 ... Read more...

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US strategy made China assertive towards India: Saran


April 26th, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Pitching for an inclusive regional architecture in Asia, former foreign secretary Shyam Saran Monday said America's strategy of offering China co-leadership role after the global financial ... Read more...

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‘Granny D’ Memorial On Sunday


March 11th, 2010 - 9:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 11 (Pen Men at Work): A public commemorative service is intended on Sunday for Doris "Granny D" Haddock, the resolute and indefatigable activist dedicated to the reform of campaign finance. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Adani bail: Petition seeks action against judge


March 11th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 11 (IANS) A public suit filed in the Gujarat High Court has sought action against a judge and enquiry against the registrar for giving interim bail to businessman Rajesh Adani, ... Read more...

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Court upholds life term to man for acid attack on girl


December 1st, 2009 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday upheld the life term awarded by a lower court to a man for throwing acid on a woman who had rejected his ... Read more...

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Government official to pay for refusing information under RTI


November 24th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayank Aggarwal New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Refusing information to an octogenarian under the Right To Information Act has cost a Delhi government official dear.He will have Rs.4,500 deducted from his ... Read more...

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DMK ‘diluting’ its stand on Mullaiperiyar: Jayalalithaa


October 30th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 30 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa Friday charged Tamil Nadu's ruling DMK government with diluting its stand on the Mullaiperiyar dam issue, indicating a total lack of concern about ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Jacko ‘accidentally killed himself while trying to get sick’


July 1st, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 1 (ANI): Michael Jackson inadvertently killed himself while trying to get sick enough to avoid tour commitments, according to a prominent author.Jackson's contract with the firm handling the 50-show ... Read more...

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At civil investiture, President Patil defers to the elderly


April 14th, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) It was a break from protocol and a gesture that went down extremely well with those attending the civil investiture at Rashtrapati Bhawan here Tuesday as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Apex court strikes balance between justice and compassion


December 31st, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The Supreme Court has upheld a five-year jail term to a paralysed Gujarati woman who abused a member of a Scheduled Caste, but has suspended her sentence ... Read more...

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