Tag Archives: us

Around 30 killed, 9 injured as bus falls into Gorge near rampur in Himachal Pradesh
20.07.17 - TEAM PT

As many as 30 persons were killed and several others injured when a private bus proceeding towards Solan from Reckong Peo in Kinnaur district skidded off the road and rolled down into a 300 metre gorge at Khaneri near Rampur in Shimla district on Thursday ...

Amarinder meets Modi, seeks centre's support for industarial development in Punjab
11.07.17 - TEAM PT

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh on Tuesday sought Prime Minister Modi’s support in promoting the state’s industrial development to revive its economy and enable job creation for the unemployed youth.

At a meeting with the Prime Minister here, Amarinder also sought the Centre’s support for resolution of ...

Triple Talaq Important, Will Hear It During Summer Vacation: Supreme Court
30.03.17 - team pt

A decision on the legality of triple talaq - the practice of Muslim men to divorce their wives by saying talaq thrice, is crucial and a five-judge Constitution Bench will sit during the summer vacation to examine the issue, the Supreme Court said today.
The Supreme ...

Rahul Gandhi leaves for US to be with ailing Sonia Gandhi
16.03.17 - TEAM PT

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will leave India on Thursday to be with his mother Sonia Gandhi who is undergoing medical treatment abroad, the party announced.
A statement released by senior Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said, "Congress President Smt Sonia Gandhi is travelling abroad for a ...

SC issues arrest warrant against Calcutta HC judge C.S. Karnan
10.03.17 - Apurva Vishwanath*

The Supreme Court on Friday issued a bailable arrest warrant against justice C.S. Karnan, a sitting judge of the Calcutta high court, after he failed to personally appear before the apex court for the second time in a contempt case against him.

According to,  a ...

India's Waters Can't Be Allowed To Flow Into Pak: PM Modi on Indus Water Treaty
25.11.16 - TEAM PT

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the waters of Sutlej, Beas and Ravi rivers that rightfully belong to India will be stopped from going waste in Pakistan and he will ensure that farmers here utilise it.

" Indus Water Treaty — Sutlej, Beas, Ravi — ...

Blast In Haryana Bus A Terror Attack, Say Home Ministry Sources
26.05.16 - team pt

An explosion on a public bus today in Haryana was a terror attack, sources in the union Home Ministry said. 12 people were injured when a bomb exploded in Kurukshetra, 220 km from Delhi.
The incident took place when the state bus was on its way ...

JNU row: Kanhaiya fined Rs 10,000, Umar and Anirban rusticated
25.04.16 - pt team

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) administration on Monday announced rustication of Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhhatacharya in connection with an event organised in the campus to mark the death anniversary of Afzal Guru.

According to The Hindu report, while Umar has been rusticated for one semester ...

Malegaon Blast: After 5 Years In Jail, All 9 Muslims accused discharged
25.04.16 -

A special court in Mumbai on Monday discharged all nine Muslim youths charge-sheeted in the 2006 Malegaon serial blasts case, a defence lawyer said. They included one who died recently.

"The Special MCOCA Court's verdict came this (Monday) afternoon on the discharge application filed by all ...

'No objection, My Lord'! 15 Judges sacked for “doubtful integrity”, “negligence” and “poor performance”
22.04.16 - pt team

Full Court of Allahabad High Court has reportedly punished 15 Judicial Officers of Uttar Pradesh with compulsory retirement for "doubtful integrity”, "negligence” and "poor performance”.
The meeting, conducted on April 14, and presided over by Chief Justice D.Y. Chandrachud divested twelve Additional Judges and three Additional ...

The story behind the woman in that haunting photograph of the Brussels attacks
25.03.16 - Muneeza Naqvi*

"By God’s grace she is alive,” said Nidhi Chaphekar’s family when they saw the photograph of her sitting dazed moments after the Brussels airport bombings.

A woman sitting bloodied and dazed just moments after the Brussels airport bombings was one of the most haunting images from ...

Nostradamus Predicted Narendra Modi Rule Till 2026, Claims Rijiju
19.03.16 - pt team

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will continue to rule the country till 2026 and will be loved by his people to the point that he will change the country’s plight and direction, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said on Friday, referring to ...

If men can, Why not four spouses for Muslim women too : Kerala HC Judge
07.03.16 -

Justice B Kemal Pasha of the Kerala High Court created a flutter on Sunday when he rhetorically asked why Muslim women can't marry four times if men can, under the Muslim Personal Law. 
Addressing a seminar organised by an NGO run by women lawyers in Kozhikode, ...

Former Judges, Jurists urge Supreme Court to Act Against Hate Speech
05.03.16 -

In an impassioned plea to the Judges of the Supreme Court of India, a faction of former Judges, jurists, scientists, police officers and businessmen have demanded that suo motu constitutional action be taken on the issue of the "alarming and threatening statements being made by ...




Copyright © 2016-2017