09 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The already over-burdened judiciary has been aided by the alternate dispute redressal mechanism of Lok Adalats which have decided 8.25 crore pre- litigation and pending cases in over 15.14 lakh sittings in the last two decades, senior Supreme Court judge TS Thakur said today.
22 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Despite there being fast track courts to deal with rape cases, trial of more than 93 percent of them are pending for the last three years. Prosecution records reveal that the police worked out 3,936 of the 4,508 rape cases which is slightly more than 87 percent reported between 2012 and 2014. Charge-sheets were filed in 3,575 of the 3,936 cases worked out.
12 Nov 2015
Geneva: FIFA today approved five candidates to stand in February's vote to replace Sepp Blatter as president of world football's governing body, but Michel Platini has not yet made the list.
27 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Honest officers need not worry about CBI or CAG as genuine errors are differentiated from deliberate ones while deciding corruption cases, Vigilance Commissioner in CVC, TM Bhasin said here on Sunday.
20 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The latest consolidated figures of district-wise pending cases would be now a click away following the launch of the National Judicial Data Grid (NJDG).
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The dengue outbreak seems to have plateaued in the second week of November with about 280 cases of the disease reported in the national capital, which was this year faced with its worst outbreak of the vector-borne fever since 1996.
04 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Wal-Mart has come under scanner of the Central Vigilance Commission which has summoned country head of the retailer amid allegation that it gave bribes to government officials to get customs clearances and obtain permits to set up stores in India.
28 Oct 2015
Ahmedabad: India's dreaded gangster of yesteryears Chhota Rajan, who has been arrested by the Indonesian Police from Bali following a red corner notice by the Interpol, is wanted in as many as eight criminal cases in Gujarat, said informed sources.
02 Nov 2015
Mumbai: He has achieved great heights in his film career and a huge fan following but superstar Salman Khan is worried about the impending verdict of his court cases.
01 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is preparing to serve final penalty notices in close to a dozen alleged forex violation cases against former IPL Chairman Lalit Modi and others as part of its wide-ranging probe in the alleged financial irregularities in various editions of the T-20 cricket extravaganza.