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Ignore rules in calamity times, pay claims: SC to insurance firms

Ignore rules in calamity times, pay claims: SC to insurance firms

...e working on the verification of the insurance claims. “We can’t accept your statement,” the court told Rohatgi as he sought time till Nov 30 to verify claims. “We will settle all the claims by

High Court rejects bail plea of BJD MLA in chit fund scam

High Court rejects bail plea of BJD MLA in chit fund scam

Bhubaneswar, Oct 20 (Crime News) The Odisha High Court Monday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of former government chief whip and Biju Janata Dal MLA Pravat Tripathy for his alleged complicity in the multi-crore chit fund scam

Delhi HC orders framing murder charge against Suhaib Ilyasi

Delhi HC orders framing murder charge against Suhaib Ilyasi

...producer Suhaib Ilyasi, accused in the dowry-death of his wife in 2000. Justice Indermeet Kaur asked the trial court to add the graver charge of murder under section 302 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) against

SC puts on hold probe into judge’s sexual harassment

SC puts on hold probe into judge’s sexual harassment

New Delhi, Aug 29 (Crime News): The Supreme Court Friday suspended the probe into allegations of sexual harassment by a former Gwalior district judge against a sitting judge of the Madhya Pradesh High Court. The

Man faces contempt case for defying order not to meet mother

Man faces contempt case for defying order not to meet mother

...nment office on the pretext of getting her Aadhaar card prepared. He, however, tricked her and got registered a forged gift deed in his favour with respect to her immovable property. When his mother filed

Custodial violence a serious issue: Court

Custodial violence a serious issue: Court

...for the same being violative of human rights as well as the statutory rights of a person in custody,” the court said in an order delivered Wednesday but made available Thursday. “It is surprising that

Beas tragedy: CPI-M seeks high court’s intervention

Beas tragedy: CPI-M seeks high court’s intervention

Shimla, June 12 ((Cnews)) The CPI-M state unit Thursday sought the Himachal Pradesh High Court’s intervention to investigate the state-run hydropower plant’s decision to completely shut its generation and suddenly release water into the Beas river.

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

...tice J. Chelameswar asked the Delhi government to place before it all the records, including those of the trial court along with their English translation, in the gang rape case. The court also directed the

Delhi HC concerned over violence against northeasterners

Delhi HC concerned over violence against northeasterners

...pat Nagar, and Delhi University area, where a large chunk of northeast people stay in rented accommodation. The court directed police officers having jurisdiction over such localities to submit a report of their assessment of the

Law cannot be used for settling scores: Court

Law cannot be used for settling scores: Court

...not be permitted to be used as a tool to settle scores, ventilate vengeance and as a means of coercive tactics, forcing the innocent to succumb and surrender his rights at the feet of the mischievous and