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Criminal Proceedings Against Accused Can't Be Quashed Merely Because Others Not Charge Sheeted: SC

Dec 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

A bench of Justices M R Shah and B V Nagarathna said during the trial if it is found that other accused persons are not charge-sheeted, the court may array them as accused in exercise of powers under Section 319 CrPC.

Maharashtra: Imposter Detained For Entering Army Camp In Nashik

Dec 29, 2021 PTI

Maharashtra: The imposter claimed he was a major in the 115 Field Regiment in Haryana’s Hisar, after he was intercepted at the gate of Nashik Army Camp.

Delhi Hc Quashes Fir Against Man For Kidnapping Girl, Says There Was No Inducement

"She desired to get married to the petitioner and went to the petitioner and expressed her desire and persuaded the petitioner to take her with him and get married. Therefore, in the facts of this case, there was no inducement by the petitioner,” the court said.

No Hypocrite Can Succeed By Abusing Mahatma Gandhi: Chhattisgarh CM

Dec 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Earlier in the day, talking to reporters at the Swami Vivekanand Airport in Raipur, Baghel said whoever tries to instigate people by making such remarks, stern action will be taken against that person.

76 Lawyers Urge CJI To Take Cognisance Of 'Ate Speeches' At Events In Delhi, Haridwar

The letter has been signed by senior advocates Salman Khurshid, Dushyant Dave, and Meenakshi Arora among others.

26 December, 2021

Guj: AAP To Intensify Protest Over Clerk Exam Paper Leak; Fast Of Two Leaders Enters Day 4

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The party will launch a door-to-door campaign "to expose the BJP's mentality, and garner support from people for the protest," Sorathiya said.

24 December, 2021

SC Dismisses Appeal Against HC Verdict In 38-year-old Case

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The apex court passed the order while hearing the appeal filed by the convict against the high court verdict.

22 November, 2021

Trinamool's Saayoni Ghosh Arrested In Tripura Invoking Five Sections Of The IPC

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Reddy said that five sections of the IPC were invoked against the TMC's youth leader. These include 153 (provocation with intent to cause riot), 153-A (Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language), 307 (Attempt to murder), 506 (Criminal intimidation) and 120 (Concealing design to commit offence).

20 October, 2021

Punjab Police Intercepts Major Cross-Border Smuggling Bid Of Weapons & Drugs

Harish Manav

During the operation, the teams have recovered 22 pistols along with 44 magazines and 100 live rounds besides a packet of heroin packed inside a black coloured kit bag which was concealed in a paddy field.

06 October, 2021

NIA Now In Charge Of Probe Into Seizure Of 2,988 Kg Heroin At Gujarat's Mundra Port

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The case relates to the seizure of 2,988.21 kg of heroin, disguised as consignment of semi-processed talc stones originating from Afghanistan, which had arrived at the Mundra port from Bandar Abbas Port in Iran, according to the NIA official.

10 September, 2021

Congress Faces Flak From Haryana Child Rights Body For Using Minor In Protest

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Terming it as cruelty and public shaming of the child, the Commission issued notice on Thursday.


04 September, 2021

UP Special Task Force Held Three For Publishing Fake Recruitment of Forest Department Officials

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A case has been registered in this regard under various sections of IPC at the Hazratganj Police Station here, the STF added.

18 August, 2021

Police Books Samajwadi Party MP For Sedition Following Comments Defending Taliban Takeover

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The MP has been also booked under sections 153A (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language) and 295A (deliberate and malicious acts, intended to outrage religious feelings of any class by insulting its religion or religious beliefs)

23 July, 2021

24 People Injured In UP’s Muzaffarnagar In A Clash Over Land Dispute

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Police have registered a case against 100 people and named 26 of them under various sections of the IPC including rioting.

23 July, 2021

Rahul Gandhi Should Submit Phone For Investigation If He Thinks It Is Tapped: BJP

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BJP spokesperson Rajyavardhan Rathore told reporters that the Congress is determined to stall Parliament after being rejected twice by people in Lok Sabha polls of 2014 and 2019

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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