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Setback for Aranmula airport project as SC upholds NGT green clearance

The SC decision is a major setback for the Congress-led Government in Kerala which had taken 10 % stake in the private venture

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INS Vikrant, hero of ’71 war, reduced to heap of scrap

The Majestic-class aircraft carrier played a key role in enforcing the naval blockade of East Pakistan during 1971 war.

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CBI’s Additional Director Dutta to head 2G case after SC removed Ranjit Sinha from probe

A 1981-batch IPS officer from Karnataka cadre, Dutta is overall incharge of the Anti-Corruption Bureau of CBI.

Successor set to be named before Sinha retires Dec 3

The government has not made any progress in the selection of the next CBI chief since the post of the Leader of Opposition is vacant.

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2G scam: Officer named by CBI chief Ranjit Sinha’s counsel is ‘no-nonsense’

Lalit, in a letter dated June 30, 2014, sent a strongly worded reply to the CBI against the suggestion.

No personal aspersions cast on me: CBI chief

The 2G probe, he said, was at the trial stage even before he was appointed Director and there was no role for him to monitor the probe.

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Govt must move against Sinha: Bhushan

Lawyer demands CBI Director be removed from all cases.

South Mumbai’s seafront areas may open to builders

The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed a petition by the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority or the MCZMA, challenging a Bombay High Court order that upheld the redefinition of Mahim shore as a bay, thus potentially opening up prospects for builders to construct high-rises along a few seafront areas in South Mumbai. For areas defined as “bays”, […]

The SC order has turned judicial officers into proactive agents, responsible for the implementation of the progressive Section 436A. But only for two months.

Gulberg massacre: Trial begins afresh after SC lifts ban

The court, however, refused to entertain the applications and ordered them to be present before it on the next hearing.

‘Prosecute us if charges against CBI chief wrong’

Sinha’s counsel Vikas Singh in his arguments had submitted that Bhushan must reveal the name of whistleblower who supplied the documents.

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Can’t force Centre to take quick decision on relief: SC

The court then asked the state to file a report by November 24 on the relief work undertaken so far by the authority.

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Karnataka sets up review system to examine high criminal acquittal rate

Out of the 1,08,153 cases under the Indian Penal Code in the year 2012 only 34,069 cases ended in conviction and 74,084 cases lead to acquittals.

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Revenge isn’t sweet

A UN resolution in 2012 has called for a moratorium on the death penalty, which was adopted by 111 member states.

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Three opted for distance learning courses in jail, still await certificates

Sabarmati Jail authorities claim they never submitted assignments.

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Akshardham attack: Supreme Court junks Gujarat review plea

The state government now has the option to file a curative petition before the Supreme Court.