Gujarat High Court stays summons against SRK

Ahmedabad, March 30 : The Gujarat High Court on Thursday stayed the summons issued by the Gujarat railway police against Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan in connection with death of a youth at Vadodara railway station when the actor was promoting his film “Raees”. Shah Rukh was travelling by the August Kranti Express from Mumbai […]

SC reserves order on liquor outlets along highways

New Delhi, March 30 : The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on a batch of petitions – both by some states and private parties – seeking modification of its order banning liquor vendors along national and state highways. A bench of Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud and Justice L. Nageswara […]

Hundreds queue up to benefit from Saudi amnesty

Jeddah, March 30 : Hundreds of expats with residency and labour violations thronged passport offices as the Kingdom’s three-month amnesty period for visa violators began. The 90-day amnesty began on Wednesday and during this period, the violators were allowed to leave the Kingdom without paying any fines or facing any penalties, Saudi Gazette reported. Indian […]

HC say ‘no’ to Kejriwal plea seeking stay of defamation case

New Delhi, March 30 : The Delhi High Court on Thursday rejected a plea of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia seeking a stay of trial court proceedings in a criminal defamation complaint filed by an advocate. But Justice I.S. Mehta allowed the plea of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders […]

Britain publishes ‘Great Repeal Bill’ plan to replace EU laws

London, March 30 : The British government on Thursday published a White Paper on the “Great Repeal Bill”, a proposed legislation to transfer the whole of EU laws on to Britain’s statute books as the country gears up for Brexit. The government will create sweeping temporary powers to allow ministers to tweak laws that would […]