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NHAI, Gurgaon expressway operator settle dispute (Lead)


September 18th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) Tuesday informed the Delhi High Court that it would withdraw a termination order issued to the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway's ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

WWII bombing victims in China sue Japan


September 10th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 10 (IANS) Survivors of a series of bombings on a city in southwest China during World War II are seeking compensation from the Japanese government, more than seven ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Badal tells US court summons not properly served


September 1st, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 1 (IANS) Responding to a US court's summons, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has sought additional 90 days to defend charges of human rights violations filed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

State, businesses both responsible for corruption: Putin


August 7th, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that the authorities and businesses should share responsibility for corruption in the country.In an open letter to Putin published ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Union Carbide not liable in Bhopal pollution: US court (Lead)


June 28th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 28 (IANS) A US court has dismissed a lawsuit that alleged Union Carbide was polluting soil and water at its former chemical plant in Bhopal, India.This was ... Read more...

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Union Carbide not liable in Bhopal case, says US court


June 28th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 28 (IANS) A US court has dismissed a lawsuit that alleged Union Carbide was polluting soil and water at its former chemical plant in Bhopal, India.This ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Court acts on Microsoft plea on software piracy


June 16th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court, on a plea by Microsoft Corporation, has restrained the sale of branded computers with pirated software by a Mumbai computer ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Couple jailed in France for mutilating daughters’ genitals


June 4th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) An African Islamic holy man - alleged to be endowed with magical powers - and his wife have been jailed in France for mutilating the genitals ... Read more...

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Remove derogatory content against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Google told


May 10th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has directed Google to remove, within 36 hours, derogatory content posted by a blogger against Art of Living founder Sri ... Read more...

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Clooney, Roberts sue electronics companies


May 2nd, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 2 (IANS) Hollywood actors George Clooney and Julia Roberts are suing electronics companies to protect their intellectual property rights after their photos allegedly appeared on the comapnies' ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Russian court declines considering election suit


April 28th, 2012 - 5:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Supreme Court has turned down a lawsuit against the presidential elections' outcome that saw Prime Minister Vladimir Putin win by a landslide March 4, ... Read more...

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Court restrains airing of CD ‘featuring’ Singhvi


April 19th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday granted a permanent injunction against publishing or distributing the contents of a CD allegedly depicting Congress spokesperson and senior advocate ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jaya Jaitley refused visiting rights to meet George Fernandes


April 16th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has refused to grant visiting rights to Jaya Jaitley, close friend and political colleague of former defence minister George Fernandes, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

TCS faces legal battle in US


April 3rd, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) India's largest IT outsourcer Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) faces a legal battle after a US court granted approval for a class action lawsuit alleging systematic violations ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US court gives Congress party two weeks to respond riots case


March 16th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) A US Federal Court has granted India's Congress party an extension of two weeks to respond to a motion for "default judgment" for its failure ... Read more...

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US court to hear 1984 anti-Sikh riots case against Congress


February 19th, 2012 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 18 (IANS) A US court is set to hear March 15 a plea for "default judgment" against India's Congress party for failing to defend charges of conspiring, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Chilean daily ordered to pay victims of explosive recipe


December 27th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Dec 27 (IANS/EFE) Chile's Supreme Court upheld Monday a verdict ordering a newspaper to pay damages to 13 people hurt in explosions that resulted from preparing fritters according to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Antitrust suit against Netflix thrown out


November 25th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A judge on Tuesday threw out the antitrust suit brought against media streaming outlet Netflix. The suit which was filed in 2009 by eight individuals was thrown ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Clashes during Mubarak’s hearing


September 5th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Sep 5 (IANS) Clashes erupted inside and outside a courtroom in Cairo Monday as former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak appeared before the court for the third time, a media ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

USAA sued over car crash claims


May 19th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) USAA Insurance Co. has been sued for the way that they handle car crash claims. The suit claims that USAA uses fraudulent means to deny beneficiaries ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Designer John Galliano trial set for June 22


May 13th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Designer John Galliano will reportedly stand trial in Paris June 22 on charges of verbally abusing three people with anti-Semitic and racist slurs on two ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Car battery firm sues maker of sexual enhancement spray over branding


April 16th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): A car battery firm has filed a lawsuit against the makers of 'Die Hard', a male sexual enhancement spray, claiming that the branding is too similar.Sears Roebuck and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Girls Gone Wild’ founder cleared of ‘underage exploitation’ charges by all-female jury


April 9th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 9 (ANI): 'Girls Gone Wild' founder Joe Francis has won a court case against four women in Florida, who claimed the filmmaker took advantage of them when he taped ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Divorce opens way for Guatemalan first lady’s presidential bid


April 9th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, April 9 (IANS/EFE) A Guatemalan judge announced Friday that she has granted the divorce petition of President Alvaro Colom and wife Sandra Torres, clearing the way for the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US man agrees to pay neighbours $2K every time he smokes cigars


February 24th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 24 (ANI): A man in US has agreed to fork over 2,000 dollars to his next-door neighbours every time he smokes a cigar inside his apartment.In papers filed in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

ISI exposed CIA station chief for lawsuit: Report


January 1st, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 1 (IANS) US officials suspect that ISI leaked the CIA station chief's name in Pakistan because of a lawsuit filed in the US naming the ISI and its chiefs by ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Baldwin slaps suit on Costner over BP oil spill share scam


December 24th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 24 (ANI): A friend of actor Stephen Baldwin has claimed that Kevin Costner cheated him out of millions in a scheme that stemmed from the devastating BP oil spill ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

US suits against ISI chief in Mumbai massacre case face ’serious legal obstacles’


December 23rd, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 23 (ANI): The plaintiffs in two US lawsuits, accusing the chief of Pakistan's main spy agency- the Directorate for Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI)- of nurturing terrorists involved in the 2008 ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

9/11 workers exposed to toxic dust approve 625 ml dollar settlement with New York City


November 20th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 20 (ANI): Ground Zero workers, who were exposed to toxic debris after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks have reached a settlement with New York City authorities that would ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Woman traveller sues after US airport staff ‘expose her boobs and laugh’


November 18th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 18 (ANI): A woman has filed a lawsuit against the US Government after airport staff allegedly pulled down her top and joked about her breasts in public view.The 23-year-old woman, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Playboy prince squanders $60mn on litigation case worth only $7mn!


November 9th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 9 (ANI): Prince Jefri Bolkiah of Brunei has spent 60 million dollars to litigate a court case worth only seven million dollars.Bolkiah whose X-rated statues of him and his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian victims of Pan Am plane hijack seek Obama’s help


November 6th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 6 (IANS) Indian passengers of Pan Am World Airways flight 73, which was hijacked at Karachi en route from Mumbai to New York in September 1986, Saturday urged US ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Black Eyed Peas in legal soup over ‘I Gotta Feeling’, ‘Boom Boom Pow’


October 30th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 30 (ANI): The musicians who claim that the Black Eyed Peas stole material for their hit songs "I Gotta Feeling" and "Boom Boom Pow" has slapped the group with ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NY University Club a hotbed of ‘relentless sexual harassment’


October 17th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 17 (ANI): A Manhattan jury described the University Club as a hotbed of 'relentless sexual harassment' for six young waitresses, who were victimised by their boss.Banquet captain Mel Guzman, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

No proof mosque was built in Babar’s reign: Justice Sudhir Agarwal


September 30th, 2010 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 30 (IANS) Justice Sudhir Agarwal, one of the three judges who delivered the Ayodhya judgment, in his order differed with his colleague Justice S.U. Khan that the mosque at the ... Read more...

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