These three officers, who are facing charges of “demanding and accepting huge amount of bribe”, had busted the Rs 10,000-crore hawala racket in Surat
“Yes, we have terminated the employees,” said Registrar General B N Karia. He said that the decision was taken by the committee (of five judges) and subsequently order of termination was passed.
The Gujarat High Court (HC) on Thursday severely criticized Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leader Hardik Patel and his lawyer BM Mangukia while saying that both of them “took the court for a ride” by filing a habeas corpus petition past midnight on September 22.
The CBI, which raided several premises of Singh and his colleagues on Wednesday night, reportedly found “incriminating documents”.
According to police sources, there will more such FIRs against PAAS leaders and individuals.
Accompanied by his lawyer, Hardik claimed his “abductors” warned him not to take the reservation stir any further, else he “will be killed”.
Hardik ducked a police nakabandi after a public meeting in Bayad town of Aravalli district even as 17 of his aides were arrested.
The trial of Gulberg Society Massacre of 2002 post Godhra riots concluded on Tuesday following completion of arguments by victims' lawyer.
Police is also investigating the role of these two arrested persons in connection with the attacks on witnesses of rape cases filed against Asaram and his son Narayan Sai.
The politics of food runs deep. Delhi-based social activist Shabnam Hashmi says that in India, home to various religions and divergent cultures, it is believed that we are what we eat.
The Muslims residing in the area are upset that the participation of a chief minister, in a way, gave legitimacy to what Muslims have been objecting to - saffronisation of the shrine.
The two had been summoned by the investigating officer and after hours of questioning since Tuesday, they were arrested from the vigilance cell’s office on the high court premises.
Sreekumar had several run-ins with the Gujarat government which started following his depositions before the Nanavati Commission probing 2002 post-Godhra riots.
High Court issued show cause notices to class-III and Class-IV employees whose appointments were made "without using public advertisement" and didn't follow selection procedure.
The recordings, both in audio and video format, revealed that the accused judges were found “negotiating” over phone in order to favour the lawyers.
Shwetang’s last rites have been deferred until Sunday in view of Raksha Bandhan Saturday.
The court, after going through the second postmortem report that suggested the youth died of shock and brain haemorrhage due to head injuries, also ordered to hand over the dead body to his parents for the last rites.
Shwetang Patel was picked up during a raid, police took his mother to his body the next day.
The ‘Maha Kranti’ rally comes after a month-long agitation by the Patel community for their demand of OBC reservation.
Says right to vote itself provides the right to refrain from voting
The notice, seeking an explanation within 10 days from Bhatt for allegedly having a “relationship with a woman other than his wife”, was delivered on August 14 after the complaint was received along with a pen drive containing the 11-minute clip.
Refusing to talk about it, Justice Sahai said he had enjoyed his five-year term in the High Court.
As the hearing began, Justice Upadhyay told the Bar that he had also applied for a plot, but later withdrew the application.
Mysorewala, now retired, was the first investigating officer in the case who had testified that Kodnani was not present at the spot when the riots broke out. His claim was contrary to what was alleged against Kodnani in the Naroda Gam case.
The court’s order mentions that CBI lawyer “acceded to its request only with a view to save face of the prosecution”.
On the other hand, the SIT, in its reply, has opposed the application, stating that the “defence in order to fill up a lacuna wants to recall the witness.
More than 20 weeks pregnant, 14-year-old rape victim is allowed to abort after Supreme Court clears the way and doctors say yes.
The hearing was adjourned after petitioner Zakia Jafri's lawyer sought time on the ground of submitting additional documents.
Although Jadeja had moved a similar affidavit in 2007, claiming that he was forced by then supervising officer in the case, IPS Rajnish Rai, to sign the statement.
The CBI has said Jadeja was also part of the accused police team that disposed of Kauser Bi’s body at Illol village.
The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday extended the bail of Babubhai Patel alias Babu Bajrangi, sentenced to life imprisonment in 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre, for ten days with a condition that he would not seek further extension.
There is no provision of abortion if the pregnancy has crossed 24 weeks, the HC noted.
A day after raiding several residential and office premises of alleged cricket bookies in various cities, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday arrested three persons- two from New Delhi and one from Ahmedabad.
The court also ordered Vismay to pay Rs 5 lakh compensation to each of the two affected families, and slapped a fine of Rs 25,000 on him.
The standard XI student has said in the FIR that he was humiliated and slapped in the presence of school teachers, including the principal.
Ashmatali’s bail petition had earlier been rejected by a sessions court on May 30