Legal

Bombay High Court grants interim protection from arrest to BJP leader Prasad Lad in Municipal Corporation contract case

The Bombay High Court has granted interim protection from arrest to BJP leader Prasad Lad in FIR against him by the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) in a cheating case pertaining to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation contract. A division bench of justices Prasanna Varale and SM Modak was hearing Lad’s plea yesterday […]

Tamilnadu: Munishwarnath Bhandari sworn in as New Chief Justice of Madras High Court

In Tamilnadu, Chief Justice Munishwarnath Bhandari was sworn in as Chief Justice of Madras High Court today. State Governor R.N.Ravi administered the oath to him at Raj Bhavan this morning. Tamilnadu Chief Minister M.K.Stalin, State Ministers, Opposition leader Edappadi Palanisamy, former Chief Minister O.Panneerselvam, State Assembly Speaker Appavu, Justices of […]

Special court in Gujarat to pronounce quantum on punishment today against 49 convicts in 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast case

In Gujarat, a special court in Ahmedabad will today pronounce the quantum of punishment against 49 convists in the 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast case. Special Judge AR Patel yesterday convicted 49 persons in the case, while acquitted 28 accused. 19 bombs rocked Ahmedabad city on 26th July 2008, which had […]

Supreme Court agrees to hear a PIL seeking direction to ECI to deregister political parties that do not disclose criminal cases details

Supreme Court today has agreed to hear a PIL seeking direction to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to deregister political parties that do not disclose details pertaining to criminal cases of their election candidates along with the reason for their selection. A bench of the Apex Court, headed by […]