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Sep 19, 2018
Despite special courts, conviction rates against MPs, MLAs remain low at 6%; Kerala, Tamil Nadu lead in acquittalsCriminal records are not likely to be a deterrent to MPs and MLAs as no more than 6 percent of criminal cases against India’s MPs and MLAs ended in conviction, according to data submitted by the Centre to the Supreme Court
Mar 11, 2018
Sloppy investigations and exaggerated claims, CBI's poor work ethics make it unworthy of 'elite' statusNot only does the CBI have a poor conviction rate of just 3.96 percent in major crimes, the investigation agency has also failed to live up to its motto of industry, impartiality, and integrity
Oct 05, 2017
Former Glee actor Mark Salling pleads guilty to child pornography charges; faces up to seven years in jailThe plea agreement states that Mark Salling admits to the possession of child pornography. He will be registered as a sex offender and will have toabide by strict restrictions.
Jun 12, 2017
Independent CBI will remain a pipe dream till agency freed from the clutches of ruling partyCBI has not only failed to fight corruption without prejudice, it has metamorphosed into a Frankenstein’s monster working on the selective principles of the applicability of the law to preserve the Jungle Raj within
May 03, 2017
Disproportionate assets case: Jayalalithaa aide VK Sasikala files review petition in Supreme CourtVK Sasikala has filed a review petition in Supreme Court against her conviction in a DA case on Wednesday, said media reports.
May 18, 2016
'No visa if convicted': Hyderabad cops clamp down on drunk driversThe conviction of drunk driving will be used for preventing the grant of visas and also employment, especially in government jobs
May 06, 2016
Last week in TV: 'Hannibal', Mario Puzo's 'Omerta', 'The Punisher', Woody Allen and more'Hannibal', Mario Puzo's 'Omerta', 'The Punisher', Woody Allen and more in this week's TV wrap-up.
Sep 12, 2015
'We pray all the accused should get death penalty': Victims of 7/11 train blasts on the verdictFirstpost spoke with some of those directly affected by the blasts and here's what they had to say.
Nov 26, 2014
Mumbai sees 47% rise in rape cases, with abysmal conviction rate of 8%, says NGOCrime against women, including rape, molestation and chain snatching, have risen sharply in the metropolis in 2013-14, while conviction rate of serious offences fell to an abysmal low of eight percent, showed a report complied by an NGO.
Jan 29, 2014
Six convicted in 2009 fake currency case by special NIA courtA special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court Wednesday convicted six people for possession and circulation of fake Indian currency notes of Rs.1,000 denomination, an official said here.