Wednesday, Oct 05, 2022



Upma Gautam writes: Supreme Court's contradictory verdicts reinforce the need for a Bail Act

August 17, 2022 9:03 am

Upma Gautam writes: The large percentage of undertrials in prison and pre-trial detentions are often a result of the unfair application of bail provisions.

Mumbai police begin issuing notices to people with record of stoking communal tension

April 20, 2022 7:55 pm

An officer said the number of notices issued will go up as all police stations have been asked to draw up lists of such people in their respective jurisdictions.

Multi-crore heist case: Gurugram court allows I-T department to record accused’s statements

March 24, 2022 4:55 pm

The theft, reported on August 21, 2021, was initially suspected to be Rs 50 lakh. The police probe so far has found that on the intervening night of August 3 and 4, 2021, at least Rs 30 crore was stolen from the office-cum-flat of Alpha G, the complainant company.

Kotkapura firing: Ex-IPS Kunwar Vijay challenges HC verdict quashing SIT probe led by him

August 24, 2021 5:17 am

It has been submitted that the process adjudication adopted by the single judge bench was totally contrary to the procedure of the criminal justice system as envisaged under CrPC.

Andhra HC takes cognizance of withdrawal of cases against CM; govt says it's contrary to CrPc provisions

June 24, 2021 2:16 pm

The Court Registry filed on its own 11 criminal revision cases against as many orders passed by magistrates of different courts across the state permitting withdrawal of the criminal cases against Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy.

Kalyan youth: NIA seeks court nod to approach authorities in US, Switzerland

January 10, 2015 4:38 am

The agency has sought evidence from the US and Switzerland under Section 91 of the CrPC.

On trial, the criminal justice system

September 25, 2014 12:14 pm

Reforms have favoured measurable quick fixes without attempting to understand the high incidence of pre-trial detention.

Registrar, warden thrashed my son, father tells cops

September 02, 2014 2:11 am

Meanwhile the suicide has unnerved thousands of students in more than a dozen such institutes dotting the highway from Ghaziabad to Meerut.

‘1.86 lakh persons under preventive arrest ahead of polls’

April 28, 2014 3:08 am

The statement also said that among the 'potentially dangerous' persons, most (19,164) were from Ahmedabad district.

Two steps backward

March 19, 2014 11:31 pm

Proposal to bar candidates after framing of charges doesn’t respect due process, won’t clean up politics.