HC grants bail to labour rights activist Naudeep Kaur, released from Karnal jail

Labour rights activist Naudeep Kaur was freed on bail Friday by the Punjab and Haryana High Court, which said slapping charges like attempt to murder on her is a “debatable issue” to be considered at a later stage in the trial. Naudeep Kaur was released from a Karnal jail around 7.30 pm, almost six weeks […]

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Eminent jurist, former Governor and ex-Chief Justice of HC, Rama Jois no more

Bengaluru: Eminent jurist and former Governor of Bihar and Jharkhand, Justice (Retd) M Rama Jois, passed away here on Tuesday. He was 89, and is survived by wife, son and daughter. Jois, also a noted writer and historian, was not keeping well due to old age-related ailments and suffered a cardiac arrest, family sources said. […]

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Prisoners released on parole in wake of COVID to be sent back to jail

CHANDIGARH: Prisoners who were released on parole in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic will be sent back to jails again in Punjab, subject to a negative test report, officials said on Sunday. “In the light of substantial downward trend in cases of COVID in Punjab, the high powered committee constituted by the Supreme Court of […]

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