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P Chidambaram’s Special Requests Before Going To Tihar Jail

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram would be taken to Tihar Jail in a police van. New Delhi:  Highlights P Chidambaram taken in a police van to Delhi’s Tihar Jail Mr Chidambaram, 74, will be in Jail number seven, Ward nine CBI accuses him of misusing position when he was Finance Minister Former Finance Minister P […]

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London Court Rejects Bid To Stop PM Boris Johnson’s Parliament Suspension

Britain’s Houses of Parliament in London. (Reuters)   London: London’s High Court on Friday rejected a legal challenge against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliament before Brexit, but said it could still be taken to the Supreme Court for a final appeal. Johnson announced at the end of August that he would suspend parliament […]

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Assam To Give Legal Aid To Underprivileged People Excluded From NRC List

Home Ministry has assured that no person whose name has been excluded from NRC list will be detained   New Delhi: The Assam government will provide legal aid to underprivileged people who have been excluded from the final list of the National Register of Citizens or NRC, according to the Ministry of Home Affairs. “The state […]

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India, Maldives Sign Treaty On Mutual Legal Assistance In Criminal Matters

This is S Jaishankar’s first visit to the country since assuming the office in May.   Male: India and Maldives on Tuesday signed a treaty on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters as External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his Maldivian counterpart Abdulla Shahid discussed ongoing cooperation in various fields and ways to further strengthen the […]

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For Compensating Acid Attack, Sex Assault Survivors, Top Court Says This

Supreme Court said no court can value life in monetary terms (File Photo)   NEW DELHI: “Life is priceless” and no court can value it in monetary terms, the Supreme Court observed Wednesday while dealing with a matter related to compensation scheme for victims of sexual assault and acid attacks. The observation by a bench headed […]

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9,066 Cases Disposed Off By Lok Adalat In Jammu And Kashmir

The lok adalat was held under the patronage of Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court.   JAMMU: The National Legal Services Authority organised a lok adalat in all the courts across Jammu and Kashmir, disposing off over 9,000 cases, an official spokesman said on Saturday. The lok adalat was held under the patronage of […]

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Dubai Ruler, Estranged Wife Court Battle Set For November

Princess Haya and Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum are locked in a legal battle (Reuters) London:  A legal battle between the ruler of Dubai and his estranged wife over their children’s welfare will be heard by England’s High Court in November, a judge decided Wednesday. The full hearing in the case between United Arab Emirates […]

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Milkman Charged With Selling Adulterated Milk 40-Years Ago Acquitted

The milkman did not have license for selling the milk when sought by the food inspector New Delhi:  Facing legal ordeal for 40 years, a milkman booked for selling adulterated milk in 1979 and handed 6-months jail term with Rs. 1,000 fine, was finally acquitted by the Supreme Court on Wednesday. When an accused is […]

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For Compensating Acid Attack, Sex Assault Survivors, Top Court Says This

Supreme Court said no court can value life in monetary terms (File Photo) New Delhi:  “Life is priceless” and no court can value it in monetary terms, the Supreme Court observed Wednesday while dealing with a matter related to compensation scheme for victims of sexual assault and acid attacks. The observation by a bench headed […]

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9,066 Cases Disposed Off By Lok Adalat In Jammu And Kashmir

The lok adalat was held under the patronage of Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court. Jammu:  The National Legal Services Authority organised a lok adalat in all the courts across Jammu and Kashmir, disposing off over 9,000 cases, an official spokesman said on Saturday. The lok adalat was held under the patronage of […]

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