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  • Tamil Nadu: Five chargesheeted in Suresh Kumar murder case

    Five persons, including terror suspects Police Fakhrudeen, Panna Ismail and Bilal Malik, have been chargesheeted under various sections of the IPC, Explosives Substances Act and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act- 1967 in the Madurai milk vendor Suresh Kumar murder case. In the chargesheet filed before Judicial Magistrate-IV, Madurai today, the Special Investigation Division of Crime Branch […]

    Car import scam: CBI arrests Alex

    CBI arrested Hyderabad-based businessman Alex Joseph in connection with alleged car import scam. Joseph was absconding after cases were registered for customs duty evasion for selling imported luxury cars . After nearly 11 months long chase, CBI has arrested Hyderabad-based businessman Alex Joseph in connection with its probe in car import scam in which several […]

    Police officer files case of intimidation case against Tejpal

    The lady investigating officer in the sexual assault case against journalist Tarun Tejpal has filed a complaint that he had threatened her during the probe. Panaji police today registered non-cognisable offence of criminal intimidation under section 506 of the Indian Penal Code against Tejpal, following the complaint by Sunita Sawant, the police officer. Tejpal was […]

    All accused in Birbhum gang rape arrested; SP removed

    Yielding to mounting pressure, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday shunted out Birbhum Superintendent of Police for failing to seek police remand for 13 accused in the gang-rape of a tribal woman that has sparked public outrage. The SP, C Sudhakar, was ordered to be removed by the chief minister within hours of the 13 […]

    Sunanda death case transferred to Crime Branch

    The probe into the mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, was on Thursday transfered to the elite Crime Branch of Delhi Police, a week after she was found dead in a luxury hotel in New Delhi. Sources said the high-profile case has been handed over to Crime Branch considering “various […]

    Sunanda died of poisoning, SDM asks police to probe murder, suicide angles

    The Sub-Divisional Magistrate, probing the death of Sunanda Pushkar, on Tuesday directed the police to investigate the case thoroughly including the murder and suicide angles after he categorically pin-pointed poisoning as the reason behind the sensational demise. Significantly, Alok Sharma, the SDM in his report, said no family member of Sunanda doubted any foul play […]

    Tehelka case: Goa Police yet to get response from De Niro

    Hollywood actor Robert De Niro is yet to respond to the questionnaire sent by Goa Police probing the sexual assault case allegedly involving Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal. The former woman journalist with Tehelka magazine, who accused 50-year-old Tejpal of sexual assault, and the accused were with the Hollywood star a little before the alleged […]

    Adarsh scam: Chavan set to be let off the hook

    Maharashtra former chief minister Ashok Chavan, charge-sheeted in the Adarsh scam, on Wednesday looked set to be let off the hook, with the CBI moving a special court seeking approval to drop his name as an accused in the case following governor’s refusal to sanction his prosecution.  Special Public Prosecutor Bharat Badami filed an application […]

    Crucial hearing on intern’s plea against Swatanter Kumar in SC

    The Supreme Court will on Wednesday take up the plea of a former law intern seeking inquiry against its former judge Justice Swatanter Kumar against whom she has made allegation of sexual harassment. A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam will take up the PIL filed by the intern in the morning as the […]

    Intern moves SC for inquiry against Justice Swatanter Kumar

    A former law intern, who has made sexual harassment allegations against Justice Swatanter Kumar on Monday, moved the Supreme Court seeking inquiry against the retired judge.  A bench headed by Chief Justice P Sathasivam, before whom the matter was mentioned for urgent hearing, agreed to take up the case on 15th January. The intern, in […]