Friday, Oct 07, 2022



In court, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard dress to suggest

May 19, 2022 11:42 am

The right to wear what you want in court is part of the right to a fair trial. And as clothing can affect perception in a negative way, it can also work to an individual’s advantage

Sri Lankan court orders arrest of police officers over death of protester in shootout

April 27, 2022 7:42 pm

A 41-year-old father of two was killed and 13 others were injured on April 19 when police opened fire on residents of Rambukkana - some 90 kilometres northeast of Colombo, who were protesting against the fuel price hike.

MP: Congress MLA's son held for submitting fake medical papers in courts

April 26, 2022 5:46 pm

The police had announced a reward of Rs 5,000 for the arrest of the absconding accused, who is the son of Murli Morwal, an MLA from Badnagar in Ujjain district, the official said.

Peaceful agitation a fundamental right for citizens in a democracy: Mumbai court

April 22, 2022 9:52 pm

A magistrate’s court in it's order acquitted five women booked for blocking the Eastern Freeway due to lack of water supply in their area.

Historysheeter and aide get jail terms under Gangsters’ Act

April 17, 2022 4:21 am

Both Muneer and Reyan were booked under the Gangsters Act after they allegedly killed NIA Deputy Superintendent of Police Tanzeel Ahmed and his wife Farzana in 2016.

Arrested trio could be involved with earlier app too: cops to court

January 18, 2022 7:25 am

🔴 Police said this while opposing the bail application of the three accused before the Bandra Magistrate court. The court heard the arguments by lawyers of the three accused and posted the matter for Tuesday when it is likely to pass on order on the bail applications.

‘State cannot withdraw maternal embrace’: Delhi court calls for rehab of teen accused of theft

August 17, 2021 9:02 am

The accused was caught by the owner of a house he allegedly entered in Southwest Delhi’s Najafgarh to commit theft in the early hours of June 30.

Court makes rare use of probation law to release man accused of assault

April 02, 2021 10:16 pm

The Act, which has been part of the criminal justice system since its enactment in 1958, has provisions for release of first-time offenders to avoid a jail term and give a chance to their rehabilitation in society.

Urdu shayari and Bob Dylan in courtrooms: When judges turn philosophical

February 24, 2018 11:12 am

"If you are not present in court and if you just read a judgment, you will feel this person is so cold and doesn’t have emotions. So in some cases to bring you closer to humanity, to create that sense of compassion, it might be a good idea to not just quote a couplet but to quote whatever you fancy,” said Mahmood.

Hunt on for 2 who ‘posed as cops, kidnapped 4 outside court’

July 31, 2017 5:05 am

The 4 say kidnappers forced them to pay Rs 1 lakh, prevented them from filing anticipatory bail plea.


National Herald case: ‘Delighted’ Swamy says court will summon ministries

January 11, 2016 2:07 pm

New delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said the court will soon send summons to the ministries having documents related to the National Herald case. He informed that the court would send summons to Income Tax (IT), Enforcement Directorate (ED), Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Finance Ministry, Registrar of Companies and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) in connection with this case.

Jodhpur Sessions Court rejects Asaram Bapu's bail plea

January 08, 2016 11:55 am

Jodhpur, Jan 08 (ANI): Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who is in jail since September 2013 for allegedly raping a minor, was on Friday denied bail by a court in Jodhpur. Lawyer Pramod Kumar Verma on Friday said that the verdict on Asaram Bapu was scheduled for today. He also said that the court rejected the plea and said that it is not the right time for a bail and conditions are not favorable.