“Asif was my senior in college. Right from the time he was arrested, I knew he would have had nothing to do with this (7/11)."
According to the statement issued by the President’s Secretariat on June 14, it had received the recommendations of the Ministry of Home Affairs in the case on May 12, following which the mercy petitions were rejected on May 26.
Of a total 109 complaints that the commission received in 2015-16, 76 came from Muslims, 18 from Sikhs, 13 from Christians and one each from Jains and those belonging to other religions.
Hussain’s arrest comes days after the Adirondack Daily Enterprise reported a ‘rock star’ welcome in Saranac Lake for the two Kashmiri snowshoe racers on February 25.
Section 13 of the Protection of Human Rights Act gives the commission the power of civil court to summon and examine a witness on oath.
Asha Kiran case: Between January 1, 2016 and January 31, 2017, Asha Kiran reported 40 deaths — 24 males and 16 females.
The NHRC will be unable to represent India at UN Human Rights Council without the accreditation.
“The Deputy Chief Minister had sent a letter to the PM’s principal secretary. Since he received no reply, he will now seek the same information under RTI,” a government official said.
The commission also drew up district-wise percentage of convictions under POCSO Act. Of Delhi’s 11 districts, Northwest had the highest conviction rate at 32.03 per cent.
On the open air premises of the Shri Guru Ravidas Vishram Dham Mandir in Karol Bagh, with caterers, a DJ and flower decorations in order, Vishesh married Preeti, a school teacher. The wedding was arranged by their families.
Earlier this month, NHRC stepped in to question authorities over the rehabilitation of the 59 families, evicted for expansion of the international airport.
The DCP said Khan was convicted in two cases and appeals against his acquittal in two other cases were pending before the Delhi HC.
Discussions on files and decisions may be allowed in the future, too. There can be no personal discussion on the L-G.
“The interfaith study centre was set up to find commonalities between religions. At any given time, there are about three to four students at the Centre, both from Delhi and abroad,” said Malekar.
CBI spokesperson said: “We have not seen the contents of the letter. It would not be appropriate to comment. Also, the matter is sub judice.”
“What other factor could have caused it? It is because of demonetisation. Businesses are down by 20-30 per cent. Traders have been hit badly,” he said.
Since demonetisation, Mansoori and his family of four have faced a series of predicaments. “My employers have no cash, and they owe me Rs 15,000.
At about 5.30 pm on Thursday, five policemen marched out of the gate of the Lieutenant-Governor’s secretariat with a folded Tricolour, after it had been lowered. The green cover and the chirping of birds on the quiet premises of Raj Niwas may seem like an unlikely residence for the administrator of a bustling city that […]
While Kejriwal has repeatedly attacked Jung in his public addresses and on social media, Jung has been known to try and play down their differences.
The committee disallowed a counsel to appear for Goel, saying that the appointment of the counsel should have been done with prior intimation and approval of the legislative committee.
There are 262 night shelters in Delhi with an estimated capacity to house 21,000 people, according to the DUSIB.
Jain wanted the health secretary to come with him and review the case in which 35-year-old Nizamuddin from Dadri died after undergoing a brain surgery on December 6.
Leader of Opposition in Delhi assembly, Vijender Gupta, said, “In an illegal and unconstitutional move, the chief minister has arrogantly directed the chief secretary not to implement the L-G’s direction
Sources told The Indian Express that about five or six journalists had “volunteered” to depose before the committee, set up by the Delhi legislative assembly on June 13.
The previous Congress govt, the L-G and the AAP govt have all instructed DUSIB to make arrangements for the poor during winters. The apex court and high court have intervened too
On August 18, the MHA had issued directions to applicants to apply afresh for arms licences, transfer of arms, and extension of area of arms licence to all-India.
Kirti Azad and Bishan Singh Bedi, made their submissions pertaining to the alleged scam in Delhi District and Cricket Association.
Under the media glare, he said, objections can also be raised over the proceedings if it is felt that members of the probe committee are biased or unfair.
The families have been living in the three to four-storey tenements that were 25 sq m when first allotted.
Struggling to survive, the sex workers, however, acknowledge the “greater good” in the government decision.
Waiting time as long as four hours, but people say they don’t have an option: ‘Need to buy groceries, pay kid’s fees’.
Uncharacteristic of Karol Bagh market, pedestrians had enough room to walk and shoppers wandered about in disappointment.
The L-G’s office refused to comment on the chief minister’s letter.
Workers in orange high-visibility jackets hosing footpaths and kerb stones were spotted in different parts of the capital on Monday.
Our lawyers help with cancellation of bail applications against rape accused. If they are not paid, how will we sustain our efforts?” said DCW member in-charge of the RCC Farheen Malick.
Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia was also detained at Parliament Street police station for nearly seven hours after he met the family of the deceased at RML Hospital.