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Facebook sues Chinese company over alleged ad fraud
San Francisco, Dec 6 (IANS) Facebook has sued a Chinese company for allegedly tricking people into installing a malware, compromising peoples accounts and then using them to run deceptive ads.
2019-12-06
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
Immediately probe the encounter: Legal experts
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Legal experts say as per the law a probe should be immediately set up into the mysterious encounter of the four accused in the rape and murder of a Hyderabad-based veterinarian.
2019-12-06
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Nirav Modi proclaimed 'fugitive economic offender'
Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) In a boost for Indian investigating agencies, a special PMLA court here proclaimed absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi, one of the prime accused in the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National Bank scam of 2017, as a 'fugitive economic offender' here on Thursday.
2019-12-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
HC disposes plea on delay in sanction in JNU sedition case
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday disposed off a plea regarding delay in sanction in the JNU sedition case.
2019-12-04
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Rajeev Dhavan sacked from Babri case
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan, after being sacked by the Muslim parties on Tuesday, wrote to the Advocate on Record Ejaz Maqbool saying that he accepts the decision "with humility and respect."
2019-12-03
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Kerala nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal's bail extended
Kottayam (Kerala) Nov 30 (IANS) A court near here on Saturday extended the bail of former Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of sexually assaulting a nun between 2014 and 2016, till January 6.
2019-11-30
Category: India, Kerala,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
SC defers lifting construction ban in capital, except for Pragati Maidan
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court has slammed the authorities for failing to curb air pollution, especially in Delhi where the air quality index has been consistently poor or in the severe range post Diwali. The apex court though made an exception when it came to construction activity for the India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) at the Pragati Maidan, where the Trade Fair draws huge crowds.
2019-11-30
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
Kejriwal asked to appear in person before court on Dec 13
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) A Delhi Court has directed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to personally appear before the court in order to take bail in a defamation case against him.
2019-11-30
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
INX Media case: Court grants bail to FIPB bureaucrats (2nd Lead)
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) A CBI court here on Friday granted interim bail to six bureaucrats who were part of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) panel which granted approval to INX Media, in the case involving former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram.
2019-11-29
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Brazil's ex-prez found guilty in second corruption case
Rio de Janeiro, Nov 28 (IANS) A Brazilian court of appeals has affirmed a guilty sentence for ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in a second corruption case.
2019-11-28
Category: International, Brazil,Immigration/Law/Rights
Tarishi Jain's killers, 2016 Dhaka cafe attackers get death penalty
Dhaka, Nov 27 (IANS) A Bangladeshi court on Wednesday sentenced seven Islamic militants to death in the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe terror attack case in 2016 that claimed the life of 22 people, including Tarishi Jain, an Indian student among a number of foreigners.
2019-11-27
Category: International, Bangladesh,Immigration/Law/Rights,Terrorism
2016 Dhaka cafe attack: 7 Islamists get death penalty
Dhaka, Nov 27 (IANS) A Bangladeshi court on Wednesday sentenced seven Islamic militants to death in the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe terror attack case in 2016 that claimed the life of 22 people, including Tarishi Jain, an Indian student among a number of foreigners.
2019-11-27
Category: International, Bangladesh,Immigration/Law/Rights,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Pak SC suspends Army Chief Bajwa's extension
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court On Tuesday suspended the service extension notification of the Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.
2019-11-26
Category: International, India,Defence/Security,Immigration/Law/Rights
'Petition filed in Maha case may be dismissed'
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) As the Supreme Court has agreed to hear the Congress, Shiv Sena and the Nationalist Congress Party's writ plea against Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Sunday, apex court advocate Virag Gupta told IANS that the petition has no constitutional basis and would be rejected by the special bench.
2019-11-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
HC seeks AIIMS, govt response on plea alleging favouritism
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has issued notice to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) over a plea alleging favouritism in the recruitment process at the famed institution.
2019-11-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
SC to hear Chidambaram's bail plea
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear former finance minister P. Chidambaram's bail plea in the INX Media money laundering case.
2019-11-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Jaipur-based designer to hire more women artisans
Jaipur, Nov 18 (IANS) AKFD Storey, a globally recognised multidisciplinary design practise and manufacturing entity based in Jaipur, which shot to fame after designing Mudra installations at Delhi international Airport and winning the UN seal of excellence four times, has announced to hire one-third of women artisans in its new facility which was unveiled on November 16 here.
2019-11-18
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Lifestyle/Fashion,Immigration/Law/Rights
Essar: SC allows plea of CoC, sets aside NCLAT ruling
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the plea of Committee of Creditors of Essar Steel India and set aside the NCLAT order on insolvency proceedings against the steel giant.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Our judgements are not to be played with: SC judge
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) "Tell them our judgements are not to be played with," Justice Rohinton Nariman of the Supreme Court told the Centre on Friday, a day after delivering a dissenting judgement in the Sabarimala temple review.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
MHA yet to convince states, UTs on outsourcing summons
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is trying to convince the states and union territories to outsource the service of issuing summons as most of them were found to be reluctant to start this initiative, sources said on Thursday.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Ordinance on registration of visitors with Meghalaya Guv
Shillong, Nov 13 (IANS) The Meghalaya government has sent the Meghalaya Residents Safety and Security (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019 to Governor Tathagata Roy for his approval, Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said on Wednesday.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Tarun Tejpal's lawyers grill victim for 3rd consecutive day
Panaji, Nov 13 (IANS) Defence lawyers representing former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal who has been accused of rape, continued to cross examine the victim for the third consecutive day on Wednesday, during the in-camera trial at a district court in North Goa's Mapusa town.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Goa,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
CBI, ED seek time to respond to Michel's bail application
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The CBI and ED on Wednesday sought more time to file the response on the bail application of alleged 'middleman' Christian Michel in the Rs 3,600 crore Agusta Westland VVIP chopper scam in the Delhi High Court.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Massive charge sheet coming up in AgustaWestland case: CBI to HC
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that it is filing a "massive charge sheet in the AgustaWestland case".
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Bailable warrant issued against Shashi Tharoor over scorpion remark
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) A Delhi court has issued a bailable warrant against senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor in a criminal defamation case filed by BJP leader Rajiv Babbar over the former's scorpion remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
2019-11-12
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
SC's Ayodhya verdict final, all should accept it: Kerala CM
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 9 (IANS) Without going into the details of the Ayodhya judgement, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday said that with the Supreme Court ruling on an issue that has caused a lot of turbulence in the past, all parties should accept it gracefully.
2019-11-09
Category: India, Kerala,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics,Religion
Losing weight is not illness, SC tells Sajjan Kumar
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) A bench headed by Chief Justice-designate S.A. Bobde, while hearing a bail plea of former Congress MP Sajjan Kumar convicted in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, said "losing weight does not mean illness..what is more important is that you should be healthy".
2019-11-06
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Tis Hazari: Security tightened as lawyers go on strike (2nd Lead)
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) In view of the strike by lawyers in the Tis Hazari court, security is being enhanced in other courts in Delhi also.
2019-11-04
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
Nitish Katara case: Vikas' parole plea dismissed by SC
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a plea for parole by Vikas Yadav, who was convicted in the 2002 Nitish Katara murder case.
2019-11-04
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
HC asks Delhi govt to consider pleas over Odd-Even plan
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Friday asked the Delhi government to consider representation of various petitioners who have challenged the third edition of the Odd-Even scheme that will take place between November 4 and 15.
2019-11-01
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
Aviation Scam: Talwar aide Yasmin Kapoor's custody extended
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) A CBI court on Friday extended the judicial custody of corporate lobbyist Deepak Talwar's close aide Yasmin Kapoor till November 15 in a case relating to illicit aviation deal being probed by the Enforcement Directorate.
2019-11-01
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Plea dismissed, Jagan to appear in CBI court in DA case
Hyderabad, Nov 1 (IANS) In a setback to Andhra Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, the Special CBI Court here on Friday dismissed his petition for exemption from personal appearance before the court during the hearings of the alleged illegal assets case.
2019-11-01
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Delhi HC agrees to hear Facebook's plea on Ramdev video
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Thursday agreed to hear social media giant Facebook's plea, challenging a single-judge order which had asked it to remove video content "on a global basis" allegedly containing defamatory allegation against Yoga guru Baba Ramdev from its platform.
2019-10-31
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Constitute board to examine Chidamabaram's health: HC
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Thursday directed the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director to constitute immediately a board of doctors, including former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's family doctor Nageshwar Rao, and examine whether the jailed Congress leader is required to be admitted in a sterile environment in hospital or not.
2019-10-31
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
France, Germany to take 70 of the stranded migrants: Italy
Rome, Oct 29 (IANS/AKI) France and Germany will take 70 of the more than 100 migrants stranded on the charity rescue ship Ocean Viking for the past 12 days, Italy's Interior Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.
2019-10-29
Category: International, Italy,Diplomacy,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
60 Bangladeshi immigrants to be deported from Bengaluru
Bengaluru, Oct 29 (IANS) About 60 illegal Bangladeshis identified and detained by the city Crime Branch would be deported to Bangladesh soon, a senior police official said on Tuesday.
2019-10-29
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Justice Bobde to be next CJI, President signs warrant
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde will be the next Chief Justice of India (CJI) as President Ram Nath Kovind signed a warrant on Tuesday paving the way for him to take over the top post.
2019-10-29
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Ahead of Ayodhya verdict, Congress says law must prevail
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) With the Supreme Court preparing to pronounce its historical judgement in Ayodhya dispute case, the Congress has maintained that the apex court judgment should be respected by all.
2019-10-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics,Religion
Three judges of high court sworn in
Chandigarh, Oct 26 (IANS) Chief justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Justice Ravi Shanker Jha on Saturday administered oath of office to three judges of the high court.
2019-10-26
Category: India, Punjab,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Plea against exploitation of youth in name of jobs in hotels
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) A petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court alleging that uneducated and unemployed youths are being exploited in the name of jobs at high-end hotels.
2019-10-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Guterres urges all protesters to follow Mahatma's non-violence
United Nations, Oct 25 (IANS) Addressing the surge in protests around the world, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres urged protesters on Friday to follow the example of Mahatma Gandhi and pursue the path of non-violence.
2019-10-25
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
Will explore ground to file review plea: Voda-Idea on SC order
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Vodafone-Idea on Thursday said it will explore grounds to file a review application after the Supreme Court ordered the telcos to pay an estimated Rs 92,000 crore in dues.
2019-10-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
SC asks govt how long restrictions will continue in J&K
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre that how long it intends to continue with the restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir after the abrogation of Article 370.
2019-10-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
SC verdict defining telecom operators' AGR soon
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court is expected to soon pronounce its judgment on a case relating to the definition of adjusted gross revenue (AGR) of telecom operators.
2019-10-23
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Immigration/Law/Rights
Tejpal trial: Victim's cross-examination adjourned
Panaji, Oct 23 (IANS) Additional district and sessions judge Kshama Joshi on Wednesday adjourned the cross-examination of the victim in the rape case involving former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal to November 11.
2019-10-23
Category: India, Goa,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
SEBI challenges SAT order on Price Waterhouse
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Securities Exchange and Board of India (SEBI) has moved the Supreme Court against the Securities Appellate Tribunal's decision to quash a two-year ban on international auditing firm Price Waterhouse due to its role in the Satyam Computer Services' fraud case.
2019-10-23
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Immigration/Law/Rights
Justice Mishra to stay on bench hearing Land Acquisition Act case
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea seeking recusal of Justice Arun Mishra from its five-judge Constitution bench hearing pleas linked to compensation in the Land Acquisition Act case.
2019-10-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Lawyers teach cops a lesson on traffic rules
Bijnor (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 23 (IANS) Policemen who themselves flout traffic rules, got a taste of their own medicine when a group of lawyers in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnor district deflated the tyres of their vehicles. The lawyers also took away the keys of some of the vehicles.
2019-10-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
US voices deep concern over rights abuses faced by Pak minorities
Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) The US on Tuesday voiced "deep concern" about reports of human rights abuses and discrimination faced by Pakistanis because of their faith, which in many cases are perpetrated by non-state actors.
2019-10-22
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Religion,Immigration/Law/Rights
HC quashes process of appointing Secy to JK art academy
Jammu, Oct 22 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Tuesday quashed the process of appointing Secretary to the Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) initiated in March, saying it does not inspire confidence.
2019-10-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics