21 Nov 2014
Rome: Almost half of the divorce cases in Italy rely at least in part on information gathered through the instant messaging service WhatsApp, according to the Italian Association of Matrimonial Lawyers.
21 Nov 2014
Patna: The Bihar government on Friday issued direction that chargesheet should be filed in cases of atrocities against SC/ST within 30 days and the matter should be solved within 60 to 65 days.
05 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Over 24,000 cases under the Right to Information (RTI) Act are pending with Central Information Commission (CIC) as on October 31 even as the posts of its Chief and three deputies remain vacant.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In a humiliation 12 days before retirement, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha was removed by the Supreme Court from the 2G scam cases, saying the allegations against him of protecting some accused appears to be "prima facie credible".
31 Oct 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has asked officials to expedite thousands of cases pending in different courts, officials said on Friday.
16 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The absence of recognised Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Lok Sabha will not invalidate appointments in various statutory bodies including Lokpal and CVC among others, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has said.
15 Nov 2014
Barh(Bihar): Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Saturday said he was ready to become the supporter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he granted special category status to the state and fulfilled other long pending demands.
11 Nov 2014
Patna: With 90,000 passport applications pending in various stages, the Regional Passport Office (RPO) in Patna has achieved a dubious distinction of being at the third position in the country in this regard.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Law officers, including the Attorney General and Solicitor General, have been asked by the government to restrain from taking up private legal cases, arguing that it dilutes their focus from the government litigations. In a letter to the law officers, the Law Ministry has said permission for taking up private cases could be sought only in "compelling" situation as their primary role is to defend the government in courts.
13 Nov 2014
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Thursday granted four weeks time to the Union Government to respond to a petition seeking amendments in law to enhance punishment for offenders in drunk driving cases and more compensation to the accident victims.