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HC to Saibaba Trust : Should not spend on invitation cards

The Saibaba committee, which runs the trust in Shirdi, has been appointed by the Bombay high Court. For all major expenditure the trust needs the permission of the HC.. In the present application, the Bombay High Court has refused to allow an expenditure of Rs 14.94

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Driver in Uber cab rape case convicted

Uber cab driver has been convicted by the Delhi court for raping a 25-year-old woman executive in his taxi last year. The driver has been charged of rape and faces maximum punishment of life imprisonment. The Uber driver was held guilty for the offences under

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Hardik moves Gujarat HC to set aside sedition charges

Hardik Patel of Patel quota agitation moved a petition before Gujarat seeking to set aside the sedition charges filed against him in Surat. The plea was moved by Patel’s father and stated that no offence can be attributed to the Patel leader. The plea said

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10 years jail term for killing suspected thief

 A Delhi court has awarded a 10-year jail term to a man for beating a suspected thief to death. The court said that the accused had no business to become a supreme authority and take law into his hands to commit a “fiendish act having

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Collegium system is to stay

The Supreme Court of India declared National Judicial appointments Commission (NJAC) and constitutional amendments involved , to be in violation of the constitution of India. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said the collegium system, which became re-operational with today’s Supreme Court verdict, is not found in

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Plea against Modi over 2012 election affidavit dismissed

The Supreme Court bench headed by by Justice J Chelameswar  dismissed a plea filed for taking action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for allegedly filing a defective affidavit relating to his marital status during the 2012 Gujarat Assembly elections. The plea has been rejected by

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Maharashtra dance bars may see some respite with SC order

Maharashtra’s dance bars may soon see some relief with the Supreme Court (SC) staying the operation of a state law banning it on the condition that performances will not be obscene. A division bench comprising of Justices Dipak Misra and Prafulla Chandra Pant said “We

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Court refuses bail to “habitual offender juvenile

The Delhi court denied bail to a juvenile, allegedly involved in 13 criminal cases including theft and house trespass. The court said the Juvenile cannot be released from reformation home as he was a habitual offender. The court denying the Juvenile’s appeal said “The appellant