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Collegium system is opaque, has stifled democracy: Govt tells SC

Putting up a strident case for the new system of judges appointment, the government on Wednesday submitted before the Supreme Court that the collegium method has failed because it was an "opaque mechanism" which has "stifled democracy". #Chief Justice of India #Mukul Rohatgi #NewsTracker #RTI Act #Supreme Court

19 mins ago

Coal scam: Naveen Jindal, 14 others summoned as accused after CBI chargesheet

Industrialist Naveen Jindal and 14 others were today summoned as accused in a coal blocks allocation scam case by a special court which observed that the Congress leader had prima facie "manipulated entire government machinery" to procure undue allotment in Jharkhand. #CBI #coal scam #Dasari Narayan Rao #Gagan Sponge Iron Pvt Ltd #GSIPL #HC Gupta #Madhu Koda #Naveen Jindal #NewsTracker

29 mins ago

Live: HC grants interim bail to Salman Khan, complaint filed against Abhijeet

We track the live updates as a sessions court delivers the verdict in the 2002 hit and run case involving actor Salman Khan. #2002 #actor #Bollywood #hit and run #IPC #NewsTracker #Salman Khan

30 mins ago

IPL 8 RCB vs KXIP Live: Gayle departs after scintillating ton, RCB cross 200

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), playing their penultimate home game, would be hoping the rain stays away on Wednesday when they take on cellar-dwellers Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tie here. #Cricket #George Bailey #Glenn Maxwell #IPL 2015 #IPL 8 #Kings XI Punjab #Royal Challengers Bangalore #Sports #Virat Kohli

44 mins ago

NSE asks USL to make Vijay Mallya probe report public; co refuses

In a fresh twist to the boardroom battle at Diageo-owned United Spirits, stock exchange NSE has asked the company to make public its inquiry report on alleged fund diversion to Vijay Mallya's UB Group, but the liquor maker has rejected the demand citing 'confidentiality'. #Diageo #NewsTracker #UB Group #United Spirits Ltd #Vijay Mallya

May 6, 2015

Janata Parivar: Nitish-Lalu have one-on-one meet to iron out differences

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad had a one-on-one meeting on Wednesday to sort out their differences over seat-sharing and projection of the chief ministerial candidate ahead of the crucial Assembly elections later this year. #Janata Parivar #JD(U) #JItan Ram Manjhi #KC Tyagi #Lalu Prasad #Mulayam Singh Yadav #NewsTracker #Nitish Kumar #RJD #Samajwadi Party

May 6, 2015

Coal scam: Naveen Jindal promised Congress support to Koda, claims CBI

Industrialist Naveen Jindal had promised Congress support to the then "unstable" Madhu Koda government in Jharkhand in return for a recommendation for allocation of the Amarkonda Murgadangal coal block to his group firms, CBI has said in its charge sheet. #Amarkonda Murgadangal #CBI #Congress #India #Jharkhand #Madhu Koda #Naveen Jindal #NewsTracker

May 6, 2015

SC pulls up Centre, states for not giving publicity to its directions on female foeticide

The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed displeasure over the conduct of Centre, Delhi government and various states for not giving wide publicity to its directions on female foeticide for strict implementation of law prohibiting sex determination. #Bihar government #femal foeticide #SC #States #Supreme Court #TheySaidIt

May 6, 2015

KKR unaffected by Narine absence, says coach Bayliss

Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss on Wednesday said that his side have made a smooth transition from Sunil Narine to Brad Hogg but they still want the Trinidadian spinner badly in the ongoing IPL cricket tournament. #Brad Hogg #IPL #Kolkata Knight Riders #NewsTracker #Sunil Narine #Trevor Bayliss

May 6, 2015

‘Illicit affair’ row: Vishwas fails to appear before DCW for second time

For the second time in a row, AAP leader Kumar Vishwas did not appear before the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) which had issued summons to him in connection with the controversy surrounding him after a woman party volunteer accused him of not rebutting "rumours" about an illicit liaison with her. #AAP #DCW #Delhi Police #Kumar Vishwas #NewsTracker