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Mar 12, 2017
UP Election Results 2017: 322 of new MLAs crorepatis, 143 face criminal casesAround 322 of the 403 new lawmakers elected to the Uttar Pradesh Assembly are 'crorepatis' (multi-millionaires) while as many as 143 have criminal cases.
Mar 06, 2017
Babri Masjid demolition: SC calls for speedy trial with Advani, Uma Bharti to face charges againThe Supreme Court of India has expressed its concern over the pace of the proceedings of Babri Masjid demolition case and is going to take a decision on those accused on 22 March.
Mar 03, 2017
Hasty trial court rulings spike up death penalty decisionsOn 27 May 2015, the Supreme Court of India in the case of Shabnam vs Union of India gave a ruling which would have far reaching consequences in so far as the procedural aspects of awarding the death penalty are concerned.
Feb 22, 2017
Cressida Dick becomes first female Scotland Yard commissioner in 188 yearsThe British government says senior officer Cressida Dick will be the next commissioner of London's Metropolitan Police the first woman to lead Scotland Yard in its 188-year history.
Feb 03, 2017
Demonetisation bill introduced in Lok Sabha to make holding of scrapped notes punishableGovernment on Friday introduced in Lok Sabha a bill that provides for holding, transferring and receiving of old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes a criminal offence, punishable with a minimum fine of Rs 10,000.
Jan 27, 2017
UP Election 2017: As long as structural weaknesses exist, criminals will continue to rule politicsFor good measure, Mayawati has spun the re-induction of 'Don Mukhtar' — accused of killing BJP MLA Krishnanand Rai in 2005 — into the BSP fold as a 'reformative' step
Dec 23, 2016
Nusli Wadia files criminal defamation suit against Tata Sons, Ratan TataWadia is said to have previously filed a defamation case in Bombay High Court seeking Rs 3,000 crore damages. It is not immediately known what fate that case has met and why this case before the additional chief metropolitan magistrate was filed.
Dec 22, 2016
Syria: United Nations votes to set up panel to prepare war crimesThe UN General Assembly has agreed to set up a panel to gather evidence on war crimes in Syria, taking a first step toward prosecuting those responsible for atrocities in the nearly six-year war.
Nov 27, 2016
Wadakancherry rape: Insensitivity by police sparks anger; woman victimised due to politics againAkkara was referring to what is now being called the Wadakancherry rape case.
Nov 18, 2016
Firstpost special report: What India must do to end abuse of childrenThese are instances in which child abuse can be clearly connected to a collective failure of society.