Judiciary only intervenes when governments fail: Chief Justice Thakur

New Delhi, June 7 : Judiciary is not interested in interfering in the affairs of the executive and it comes into picture only when people approach the courts after getting frustrated with the inaction of the governments, Chief Justice of India T S Thakur has said. “The courts only fulfill their constitutional duty,” he told […]

NCLT’s Kolkata bench to be operational in 10-15 days

Kolkata, June 6 : The city bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) is expected to be functional in the next 10-15 days following the government notifying its constitution on June 1, a top Corporate Affairs Ministry (MCA) official said on Monday. “The Kolkata bench will be functional in the next 10-15 days depending […]

We haven’t damaged Yamuna floodplain’s ecology: AoL

New Delhi, June 6 : The Sri Sri Ravi Shankar-led Art of Living (AoL) Foundation on Monday said it has paid the Rs 5-crore environment compensation imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) but maintained it did not cause any damage to the Yamuna floodplain in Delhi. “We are yet to produce our evidence in […]

Bail pleas of four accused in Malegaon 2006 blast case rejected

Mumbai, June 6 : A special court here on on Monday rejected the bail applications of four accused in the Malegaon 2006 serial bomb blasts case. The four – Manor Singh, Rajendra Chaudhary, Dhan Singh and Lokesh Sharma – had filed the bail plea after eight Muslims accused in the same case were discharged and […]

Wind up your SIT to ensure justice to Sikhs: Kejriwal

New Delhi, June 6 : The central government must disband its SIT and let the Delhi government form its own SIT to ensure justice to victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Monday. In an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader alleged that […]