Government should have approached SC for taking over Unitech control: CJI

New Delhi, Dec 12 : Chief Justice Dipak Misra on Tuesday said that the government should have come to the Supreme Court before taking over the management of Unitech as the real estate major sought the suspension of an NCLT order suspending its directors and allowing the government to appoint its nominees in their place. […]

Bombay HC reserves order in Tejpal rape trial case

Panaji, Dec 12 : The Panaji bench of the Bombay High Court on Tuesday reserved its order while hearing a petition filed by Tehelka’s former editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal, who has been charged with the alleged rape of a junior colleague at a resort here in 2013. Without specifying a date, Justice Nutan Sardesai reserved her […]

Bitter campaigning for Gujarat ends, voting on Thursday

Gandhinagar, Dec 12 : Campaigning for the second and final phase of Gujarat Assembly elections on Thursday ended on Tuesday evening after one of the most vicious round of attacks, with the stakes high both for the ruling BJP and an aggressive Congress. After the first round of voting on December 9 for 89 seats, […]

Larger SC bench to hear challenge to TN law permitting Jallikatu

New Delhi, Dec 12 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday referred, to a larger bench, a batch of petitions challenging 2016 Tamil Nadu law paving way for the festival of Jallikattu – a bull taming sport widely organised in parts of the state during Pongal festivities. “We intend to put an end to entire controversy […]

Delhi buses lost 17 lakh daily commuters in last four years: CSE

New Delhi, Dec 12 : Warning that the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) may not have any working buses left in 2025 if no new vehicles are added to its fleet, a CSE report said that the state transport agency has lost about 17 lakh daily passengers in the last four years. The report by Centre […]

Is going to temples forbidden, asks Rahul

Ahmedabad, Dec 12 : Congress President-elect Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday asked if visiting temples was forbidden, adding he felt very nice about it and prayed for the golden future of Gujarat. “Is going to temples forbidden?” Gandhi asked when a reporter questioned him at a press conference here about his visit to temples in Gujarat […]