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AroundTown: Construction worker killed in accident

A construction worker from Bihar was killed in a road accident in Madanpur by the Chandimandir Police Station on Friday. Sudama,40,was reportedly crossing the road near Sector-24 when he was run over by a motorbike

Delhi confidential: Lavish praise

Former Supreme Court judge said that Naveen appeared to be one CM whose popularity surged with every assembly election.


Supreme Court pulls up Gujarat police, orders release of Akshardham convicts

Blames home minister — who was then Modi — for not ‘applying his mind’.

UPA leaves setting up of green regulator to next govt

The government’s latest stand may invite the court’s ire since a bench led by Justice A K Patnaik had last week refused to entertain a plea by the MoEF to grant six more months to set up the regulator.

The war within

BCCI’s internal dysfunction must be solved by the cricket establishment, not the court.

Don’t know accused: SC judge rejects hint of bias in murder case

Bench of Justice Patnaik refutes claim that he was a friend of the accused and would be favourably disposed towards him.


Apex court says it’s not a supercop

‘Everything can’t be done by court, like cleaning Ganga, Yamuna’

Don't sit on promotions, SC tells forces, govt

This, the court pointed out, would lead to individual resentment, bitterness, displeasure and indignation.

SC refuses to modify its July 10 order

Court also said plea was not maintainable because appropriate remedy was to file a review petition instead of an application.

Parliament,not courts,should decide on ‘cooling off’ period: SC

The order may give bureaucrats another reason to cheer.