Supreme Court stays execution of child rapist and murderer

The Supreme Court stayed the execution of Kalu Khan, who was found guilty in the rape and ┬ámurder of a four – year old, thereby facing capital punishment. He was held guilty of rape and murder of his neighbour in Sriganganagar district in Rajasthan in May 2012 and…

Sand mining mafia associated with the Larji dam tragedy

Environmental activists, along with the locals believe that a sand mining mafia is responsible for this tragedy where 25 engineering students from Andhra Pradesh drowned on Sunday as a result of sudden opening of dam gates without any prior warning. Environments activists alleged that the dam officials are…

CBI to investigate Saradha chit fund scam

Delhi: The Supreme court of India has handed over investigation into Saradha chit fund scam to the CBI (central bureau of Investigation). The Apex court through a bench headed by Justice T.S. Thakur said that the CBI will also investigate any other ponzu schemes scams in west bengal…

CBI will not file closure report in Coal Scam cases

Delhi: The CBI has filed an undertaking before the SUPREME COURT OF INDIA that it will not file closure reports before the trial court in the coal scam cases. The senior counsel appearing on behalf of the CBI has told a three-judge Bench of Chief Justice R.M. Lodha…

Man on parole kills mother

Meerut, Uttar Pradesh: Lokesh, convicted of killing his father had been service life imprisonment since 2007 was granted parole by the Allahabad High court, had allegedly killed his 60-year-old mother over a land dispute. The accused, Lokesh (35), serving life imprisonment, had an argument with his mother allegedly…

Supreme Court on Section 319 of CrPC

The Supreme Court held that a person can be made accused by a trial court in case evidence crops up during the proceedings even if he/she hasn’t been named in the FIR/ Charge-sheet. Section 319 of Criminal Procedure Code empowers the trial court to proceed against a person…

Section 6A of Delhi Police Establishment Act

In a recent judgement, the Supreme Court has held Section 6A of the Delhi Police Establishment Act, which granted protection to officers of the ranks of Joint Secretary and above from facing even a preliminary inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in corruption cases, is held…

Man arrested for molesting manipuri girls granted bail

As per the news published at PTI a Delhi court today granted bail to the fifth accused for alleged beating and molestation of Manipuri girls. Earier this month the court had also allowed bail pleas of other accused i.e Prem Raj, Manoj, yogesh Prasad and Bhagwan das. the…

Union Government to move SC for review of Rajiv gandhi assassination case Tamil nadu

NEW DELHI: The Union government has decided to urgently move the Supreme Court of India for review of its judgment wherein the SC has commuted the death penalty of three Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convicts to life term and, also, challenge the Jayalalithaa government’s decision to release all…
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