Gangster Neeraj Sehrawat, alias Neeraj Bawana, through his advocate Randhir Kumar, had moved a writ petition before the court claiming that his fundamental rights under Article 14 of the Constitution were being violated due to restrictions imposed on him by jail authorities.
Ramani told the court that her tweets accusing Akbar were not "defamatory and malicious". She told the court that she reactivated her Twitter account for a day to check the records and deactivated it again.
Delhi court has convicted a dairy farmer under IPC sections 289 (negligent conduct with respect to animal) and 338 (causing grievous hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others), and imposed a cost of Rs 1,000, failing which he will face simple imprisonment for two days.
The victim’s mother, in her application, highlighted that the Supreme Court had dismissed the pleas of three convicts seeking review of its 2017 judgment upholding capital punishment given to them by the Delhi High Court and the trial court.
On August 18, Rashid posted a series of tweets alleging excesses by the forces against children and youths in the Valley in the aftermath of the government's decision to revoke Jammu and Kashmir's special status by modifying Article 370 and bifurcating it into two union territories.
Last year in November, Tharoor had courted controversy, while speaking at Bangalore Literature Festival, where he claimed that an unnamed RSS leader had compared the Prime Minister to "a Scorpion sitting on a Shivling."
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“The inmate jumped from the first floor of the control room in his jail. He was supposed to be counselled. We tried our best to revive him, and later shifted him to two hospitals,” said a Tihar jail official.
Justice Suresh Kait heard the ED’s arguments and suggested that if he reads the sealed documents submitted by the agency, he can put forward their submission to Chidambaram’s counsel without revealing crucial details.
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar issued notice and sought response of the Bar Council of India, the apex body of lawyers, and several other bar associations of the national capital on the Centre’s plea.
The ED submitted that the manner in which the high office of the country was misused by Chidambaram for personal gain disentitles him from seeking relief, and giving bail to Chidambaram would be against “zero tolerance policy in corruption” and set a wrong precedent.
Monday was the first day of a strike called by the Delhi High Court Bar Association and the bar associations of all district courts in the capital following violence at Tis Hazari, where a parking dispute between an advocate and a sentry of the 3rd Battalion snowballed into a violent clash.
The bench comprising Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar, in a special sitting Sunday, appointed former Delhi HC judge S P Garg to head the probe and asked the CBI director, IB and vigilance department to assist him. It said the report must be submitted in six weeks.