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Bar rooms to remain closed: Courts to open today with 15% staff strength, coats barred

June 07, 2020 9:55 pm

The SOP issued by the High Court for subordinate courts states, “The courts will hear only emergency matter like addition to bails filed pre-lockdown and anticipatory bail pleas. They will hear matters fixed for judgment. They will conduct final hearing where witness presence is not essential.”

The in-between place: What happens inside a Mumbai courthouse

June 23, 2019 12:32 pm

At a Mumbai court, a reporter sees crime and criminals beyond the binary of guilt and innocence.

Tracking cases using eCourts Services app: How to use it and is it useful

March 18, 2019 4:52 pm

How does the eCourts Services app help users seeking updates on their court case?

'Rule of maximum 3 adjournments not being followed in over 50% of cases'

June 08, 2017 6:46 pm

The task force was set up by the government to suggest changes in judicial procedures for faster disposal of commercial disputes and to improve the country's ranking in the World Bank index of ease of doing business.

Now,road accident witnesses can depose via audio-visual link

November 18, 2013 1:11 am

The resolution further states that due to this reason,several people do not help accident victims or come forward as witnesses.

Brutality can't be sole criteria for terming case as 'rarest of rare',awarding death: SC

October 13, 2013 11:01 am

The SC cautioned courts to act with utmost responsibility when awarding death penalty.

Pune seeks additional space for courts to clear pendency of cases

September 10, 2013 1:29 am

To clear pendency of cases in courts,Pune district has sought additional space for courts

5 million criminals convicted in China in five years: Report

March 10, 2013 12:35 pm

The courts have been cautious on delivering the death penalty to the criminals and the Supreme Court strictly reviewed these sentences

‘Acquitted’... yet behind bars for over 2 months

June 16, 2011 3:12 am

On April 8 this year,Ravi Kumar was sent back to Model Jail,Burail,after a Sessions Court “dismissed” his appeal challenging the one-and-half-year imprisonment awarded to him by a lower Court in 2009.

MAT on SEZ can end up in court: ComMin

March 10, 2011 7:04 pm

Opposing the levy of MAT on SEZ,Commerce Ministry said the tax could be challenged.