Supreme Court To Take Up Hapur Lynching On Petition Over NDTV Expose


NEW DELHI : After an NDTV investigation in which men accused of lynching are caught on hidden camera bragging about the killings, the Supreme Court today agreed to urgently take up the mob-attack in which one man was killed and another severely injured in Uttar Pradesh’s Hapur, around 70 km from Delhi. Lawyers for the Hapur lynching victim, who More...

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By On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Justice KM Joseph among three sworn in as SC judges

NEW DELHI : Justice Indira Banerjee, Justice Vineet Saran and Justice KM Joseph sworn in as judges of the Supreme Court on Tuesday in order of seniority notified by the Centre. The swearing-in ceremony started at More...

By On Saturday, July 28th, 2018

Maharashtra bus accident: Death toll rises to 33

RAIGAD (Maharashtra): 33 people were killed on Saturday after a bus carrying staff of an agriculture university slipped off the road into a deep gorge in Raigad district of Maharashtra. The private bus, on its More...

By On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Cow vigilantism unacceptable , states to prevent lynchings: SC

NEW DELHI :Taking a strong exception to the alleged lynchings by cow vigilantes, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said the onus lies on states to ensure that such incidents do not occur. “This kind of incidents cannot More...

By On Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Delhi Family Deaths, Investigators Uncover Macabre Details

NEW DELHI : A day after 11 of a family were found mysteriously dead in their home in Delhi, an autopsy has confirmed that eight died because of hanging, without struggle, reported news agency PTI. These included More...

By On Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Law Minister hints at India test for lower judiciary ubordinate judiciary

NEW DELHI : Blaming the higher judiciary for vacancies in the subordinate judiciary, Union minister for law and justice Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday proposed a national level entrance test for “talent infusion” More...

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By On Friday, June 1st, 2018

…..Now LPG cylinders to be costlier from today

NEW DELHI :  After the hike in petrol and diesel prices, the cost of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) was also increased on Friday by Rs 2.34 and Rs 48 for subsidized and non-subsidized cylinders respectively. The More...

By On Thursday, May 31st, 2018

Bankruptcy code a game changer :BJP economist Jagadish Shettigar

M. CHENNA NAGRAJ NEW DELHI : Noted economist and former BJP think tank today felt that the insolvency and Bankruptcy code 2016 brought by the four year Narendra Modi government is the game changer decision while More...

By On Sunday, May 27th, 2018

PM inaugurates India’s first green Eastern Peripheral Expressway

NEW DELHI/ BAGHPAT : Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dedicated to the nation its first smart and green highway, the Eastern Peripheral Expressway at Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh. The 135-kilometre six-lane access-controlled More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

Air Passenger proposes zero ticket cancellation fee within 24 hours of booking

NEW DELHI : If an air passenger cancels their ticket within 24 hours of booking, and provided travel is to take place after 96 hours, then they could be allowed to do this without charge. This has been proposed More...