Court seeks status report in case against Dinakaran

New Delhi, Nov 23 : A court here on Thursday asked Delhi Police to file status report in a bribery case against sacked AIADMK Deputy General Secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran related to poll symbol allocation by the Election Commission. The court asked the police why it has not filed supplementary chargesheet in the case till now […]

Bankruptcy code changes comfort for new investors: Stakeholders

New Delhi, Nov 23 : The President’s assent to the ordinance to amend the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) that will bar defaulters from bidding for the stressed assets on Friday received thumbs up from stakeholders who described it as a major step towards “providing comfort to incoming new investors.” Breaking the news of the […]

Army officer arrested for rape in three days police custody

Shimla, Nov 23 : A court on Thursday sent an Army Colonel arrested on charges of raping a fellow officer’s daughter to three days in police custody. The young woman, aged 21 and an adopted daughter of a Lt Colonel, filed a police complaint on November 20 against the 56-year-old accused posted at the Army […]

British okay ‘Padmavati’, row continues in India

London/New Delhi, Nov 23 : Even as the British censors cleared the controversial film “Padmavati” for release on December 1, India’s apex court said it will hear on November 28 a fresh plea seeking to block the release of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s movie outside India. A source close to the film’s makers said “Padmavati” […]

Delhi businessman’s custody extended in money laundering case

New Delhi, Nov 23 : A court here on Thursday extended, till December 6, the judicial custody of businessman Gagan Dhawan, arrested in connection with an over Rs 5,000 crore bank fraud and money laundering case. Additional Sessions Judge Sidharth Sharma extended the judicial custody of Dhawan after he was presented before him. Dhawan was […]

Maharashtra to permit woman cop to continue in service as policeman

Mumbai, Nov 23 : In an unprecedented move, the Maharashtra government on Thursday said it had decided to permit a woman cop to undergo a sex-change operation and continue in the state police as a ‘policeman’. “Yes, I have requested Director General of Police (Satish Mathur) to consider her case favourably,” Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis […]