NCPCR asks Allahabad admin to lodge FIR against hospital over death of child

The country’s apex child rights body has written to the district collector of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, asking him to lodge an FIR and conduct an inquiry into recent reports appearing on social media about the misconduct of a local hospital which allegedly resulted in the death of a child. On March 5, a journalist had […]

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Supreme Court appalled over arrest of court-appointed IRP for Jaypee Infratech, orders immediate release

The Supreme Court Tuesday was “appalled” over arrest of court-appointed Interim Resolution Professional (IRP) for managing the affairs of debt-ridden Jaypee Infratch Limited (JIL) in a criminal case by Uttar Pradesh police and ordered his forthwith release while issuing a show cause notice to an erring cop. The apex court observed that the police official […]

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19 passengers caught with ammunition at IGI airport this year: Police

Nineteen passengers were allegedly caught carrying ammunition in their hand baggage during screening at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here this year so far, police said on Sunday. A senior police official said all such passengers face criminal proceedings under the Arms Act. He also said it was a matter of concern that despite […]

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Toolkit case: Activist Disha Ravi released from Tihar jail

Climate activist Disha Ravi, who was arrested in connection with the toolkit case, was released from Tihar jail on Tuesday night after a city court granted her bail. “Disha was released after jail authorities completed all formalities regarding her release,” official said. Earlier in the day, a city court granted bail to 22-year-old Ravi, terming […]

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Disha Ravi was in touch with those advocating Khalistan, covered her track: Delhi Police to court hearing her bail plea

Opposing activist Disha Ravi‘s bail plea in the toolkit case, the Delhi Police on Saturday alleged in a court here that she was preparing the toolkit with those advocating Khalistan and was part of a global conspiracy to defame India and create unrest in the country in the garb of farmers’ protest. “This was not […]

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Industrial Plot allotment scandal: Former Haryana CM Hooda charge-sheeted by ED

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a prosecution complaint (equivalent of a charge sheet) against former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and 21 others in an alleged land scandal. The agency has filed a charge sheet in the Panchkula Industrial Plot Allotment scandal. The case involves allocation of 14 Industrial plots worth […]

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