30 Jul 2015
Lucknow: Stating that the 1993 Mumbai blast convict, Yakub Memon, was sent to gallows after all legal procedures were completed, BSP president Mayawati today said the cases pertaining to capital punishment should not be kept pending for long in the interest of the country and people.
31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: More than 9,700 cases of atrocities against women, including domestic violence and rape, have been registered since April one this year, with Uttar Pradesh seeing the highest number of such cases, the government said today.
30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Congress leader Digvijay Singh today voiced hope that "exemplary urgency and commitment" shown by the "government and judiciary" in Yakub Memon case will also be displayed in all cases of terror, irrespective of the religion of the accused.
27 Jul 2015
New Delhi: A bill, providing for trial in cheque bounce cases at the place where the cheque was presented for clearance and not the place of issue, was re-introduced in the Lok Sabha today, with an aim of helping lakhs of people suffering due to jurisdictional issues.
28 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Central Vigilance Commission has done away with a 50-year-old practice and asked ministries to decide on their own cases where corruption angle is ruled out against senior babus. The relaxation in the rule is aimed at speeding up the probe in cases involving allegations of "administrative lapse".
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Maintaining that pendency of cases in courts was coming down, Union Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Thursday said the government is working with judiciary to address pendencies by increasing the number of judicial officers and providing better infrastructure.
06 Apr 2015
New Delhi: With nearly three crore cases pending in Indian courts, Chief Justice of India H L Dattu said a deadline has been set to ensure that the trial of a case does not go beyond five years.
22 Jul 2015
Kolkata: An Uber cab driver was arrested here for an alleged obscene act in the presence of a woman passenger in the cab, police said late yesterday.
09 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today ordered CBI probe into all Vyapam scam cases and alleged deaths related to it and also issued notice to the Centre, Madhya Pradesh government and the Governor on a plea seeking his removal over his alleged involvement in the scandal.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today agreed to hear on Monday the plea of CBI that Special Investigation Team (SIT) be allowed to file charge sheets in the Vyapam scam cases in which the investigation is over.