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Mar 15, 2019
Patna High Court quashes criminal proceedings against Nitish Kumar in 28-year-old murder caseJustice A Amanullah passed the order on an application moved by Nitish Kumar, who heads the Janata Dal (United). Kumar had challenged the proceedings initiated against him by the Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Barh, who took cognisance of an FIR lodged at the Pandarak police station in Patna district.
Feb 06, 2019
Nitish Kumar plotted to kill me: Upendra Kushwaha blames Bihar CM for attack in which RLSP leaders clashed with policeRLSP on Monday observed "Bihar Bandh" in protest against the police lathi-charge on Kushwaha and other political leaders during its "peaceful" Jan Akrosh rally.
Jan 22, 2019
Tejashwi Yadav slams Sushil Modi for attending Jagannath Mishra's book launch, asks if only 'backward thieves' guilty for BJPTejashwi Yadav questioned Bihar deputy CM's presence at the launch of Jagannath Mishra's book, asking whether "only Dalits and backwards thieves are thieves" for Modi
Nov 02, 2018
Law ministry notifies appointments of four high court chief justices to Supreme Court; judges to be sworn in todayFour high court chief justices, Hemant Gupta, Ajay Rastogi, MR Shah and R Subhash Reddy, were on were elevated to the Supreme Court within 48 hours of the collegium recommending their names to the government
Oct 31, 2018
Supreme Court Collegium recommends four justices for elevation to bolster bench strength ahead of retirementsThe Supreme Court Collegium took into consideration seniority, merit and geographical representation in making the four recommendations to the government.
Oct 01, 2018
Bihar to enforce ban on plastic bags from 25 October in cities, 25 November in rural areasAdvocate General Lalit Kishore, who appeared for the state government, informed an high court bench that "there will be complete ban on use of plastic bags in any form from 25 October in urban areas, while it will be banned in rural areas from 25 November across the state."
Sep 20, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: SC to monitor CBI inquiry, vacates Patna High Court order banning media reportingThe Supreme Court has also asked both electronic and print media not to sensationalise incidents of sexual abuse like the Muzaffarpur shelter homes case and be cautious and diligent in its reporting.
Sep 18, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: SC stays Patna HC order to constitute new CBI team; says change 'will be detrimental'The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed a Patna High Court order asking the CBI special director to set up a fresh team to probe Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case.
Sep 11, 2018
SC seeks response from Bihar govt, CBI on Patna HC order banning media from reporting Muzaffarpur shelter home caseA bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta asked Bihar government and the CBI, which is investigating the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case, to file their response to the petition, and listed the matter for 18 September.
Sep 05, 2018
Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Plea filed in SC against Patna HC order restraining media from reporting on caseThe plea, which has sought a stay on the operation of Patna HC's order on 23 August , has alleged that the order was "patently erroneous" as it amounted to imposing a "blanket ban" on the media reporting the Muzaffarpur shelter home case