Bail for some, jail for others: Understanding the skewed reasoning of the apex court's judicial process
While it is encouraging that the grant of bail has been prioritised in some cases, a number of other journalists are languishing in prison, with the top court doing little about their plight
Kshitij Ravi Prasad, who was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau on 26 September, approached the special Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act court for bail and said that he has been falsely implicated in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case.
Rhea Chakraborty was arrested on Tuesday by the Narcotics Crime Bureau in a drug probe linked with the death of Sushant Singh Rajput.
While incarcerated, Amit Mishra — a software engineer accused of dowry harassment (charges that the court acquitted him for 14 months later) — built an enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform that fully automates all prison operations. DSP Harinder Singh, who prompted Mishra to spend his time in prison productively, has a kindly view of those who have come up against the judicial system.
Priya Ramani gets bail in defamation case filed by MJ Akbar on surety of Rs 10,000; next hearing on 10 April
Journalist Priya Ramani on Monday got bail in the criminal defamation case filed against her by former Union minister MJ Akbar. He had sued her for defamation after several women, including Ramani, accused Akbar of sexual misconduct during his years as an editor and a journalist amid the #MeToo movement in India.
Madras High Court formulates guidelines for cancelling bail; executive magistrates to complete inquiry within 30 days
As per guidelines framed by Justice V Parthiban on Wednesday, executive magistrates should issue notice to the person who jumped the bail bond condition to explain as to why action under Section 122(1)(b) (arrest or detention) of CrPC should not be taken for breach of the bond on a date fixed
Delhi court rejects Ashish Pandey's bail plea; ex-BSP MP’s son was arrested for brandishing gun in hotel
Ashish Pandey had allegedly brandished a pistol at guests of a five-star hotel threatening them in the foyer, a video of which went viral on the social media.
Court in Jharkhand's Khunti rejects bail plea of Father Alfons Aind, accused in Kochang gangrape case
Father Alfons Aind is also the accused of an incident related to the Kochang gang-rape case, where the abducted women were allegedly forced to drink urine.
Delhi special court grants bail to Rabri Devi, Tejashwi Yadav in IRCTC land scam case, asks Lalu to present himself
A special court in Delhi has granted bail to RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav in the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) land scam case.
The Jharkhand High Court on Friday granted six weeks provisional bail to former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav on medical grounds
Salman Khan blackbuck poaching case: Jodhpur court sets 17 July as next date of hearing on suspension of actor's sentence
Salman Khan arrived in Jodhpur on Sunday, a day ahead of hearing on his bail plea here after his conviction in a 1998 Blackbuck poaching case by a Jodhpur trial court.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will find out on Tuesday whether his legal bid to halt action against him for breaching bail has been successful.
RJD Supremo Lalu Prasad moved the Jharkhand High Court today in appeal against his conviction in a fodder scam case and also sought bail
Ryan International murder case: Accused files second bail application; prosecution set to oppose plea
The counsel of the 16-year-old student accused of killing a boy at the Ryan International School filed a second bail application in a sessions court in Gurugram.
A special court on Wednesday granted bail to former BJP MP Dinu Bogha Solanki, an accused in the 2010 murder of RTI activist Amit Jethwa.
Supreme Court strikes down stringent bail provision under Prevention of Money Laundering Act, terms it 'arbitrary'
The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a stringent condition for securing bail of a person accused under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
A local court on Monday rejected — for the fourth time — the bail plea of Vikas Barala, son of Haryana BJP President Subhash Barala, and his friend Ashish Kumar
Kingfisher Airlines probe: Bank executives, directors and govt officials under scanner for alleged violations
The role of bank executives, directors and government officials has come under the scanner for alleged violations at the now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines as multi-agency probes against fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya gather steam, regulatory and banking sources said
Dileep reinstated as president of Film Exhibitors United Organisation of Kerala, day after receiving bail
Dileep was released on bail on Tuesday and has already been reinstated as the president of the film exhibitor's union of Kerala
Industrialist Naveen Jindal and others were granted bail by a special court in a case related to the allocation of a coal block in Madhya Pradesh.