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SC asks ED, CBI to file status report in pending Aircel-Maxis deal cases

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file a status report by January 23 in connection with the investigations pending in the cases related to Aircel-Maxis deal. A bench of the Apex Court, headed by Justice Arun Mishra, was hearing the

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Vijay Mallya declared proclaimed offender by Delhi court

A Delhi court on Thursday declared liquor baron Vijay Mallya as ‘proclaimed offender’ for evading summons of the Enforcement Directorate(ED) in a Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) violation case. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Deepak Shehrawat passed the order after Mallya repeatedly failed to appear before the court. The ED had earlier issued summons

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Salman Khan appears before Jodhpur court in poaching case

Bollywood actor Salman Khan on Thursday appeared before the Jodhpur court for the final arguments in the 19-year-old black buck poaching case. The hearing is being conducted in the court of the chief judicial magistrate in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur district by presiding officer Devkumar Khatri. During the final arguments of the defence, the

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FIR against Mamata over NRC remark

An FIR has been lodged against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in connection with the statement she made against National Register of Citizens”>National Register of Citizens (NRC), during a public meeting held at Birbhum district. Advocate Tailendra Nath Das, along with several other lawyers and advocates of Guwahati filed

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Medical admission scam: Review petition filed against SC’s order

The Campaign for Judicial Accountability & Reforms (CJAR) on Thursday filed a review petition in the Supreme Court against dismissal of plea seeking SIT probe into Medical Council of India (MCI) admission scam case. The apex court had earlier dismissed CJAR’s plea seeking an independent investigation into the alleged

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RI for 6 in housing scam case

Three to seven years of Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) has been awarded to six accused including the then registrar of co-operative societies, Delhiin a case pertaining to fraudulent revival of a co-operative group housing society. Earlier in the day, the Special Court, sentenced Narayan Diwakar, IAS (Retired), then Registrar of

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Delhi court seeks ATR on plea against Aiyar

The Saket court in Delhi on Thursday sought an action taken report (ATR) from police on a plea seeking registration of a sedition case against suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar for hosting Pakistani officials at his residence. Metropolitan Magistrate Manika has fixed the next date of hearing in the case on April 7.

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APPOINTMENT OF Additional Judges of the Jharkhand High Court

In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (1) of article 224 of the Constitution of India, the President, after consultation with the Chief Justice of India, has appointed Shri Rajesh Kumar, Smt. Anubha Rawat Chaudhary Shri Kailash Prasad Deo As Additional Judges of the