Code Of Criminal Procedure Crpc
West Bengal  /  Published 28.08.19

Grant only for three trafficking survivors

Only three trafficking survivors from Bengal have received compensation from the state since the West Bengal Victim Compensation Scheme came into force in 2012.Bengal had topped the country’s traffi...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.03.19

SC cites power to summon

The Supreme Court has directed a Punjab trial court to take a fresh look at evidence against seven persons in a 2013 murder case, using a discretionary power that it said needed to be “exercised spa...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.01.20

Section 144 can’t be used as a gag

Section 144, which prohibits assembly of four or more people, cannot be used as a tool to prevent legitimate expression of opinion, grievance or exercise of democratic rights, the Supreme Court said o...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.19

Checklist of household items you should not burn

The size of PM2.5 pollutants are less than 2.5 microns. While bigger particles get blocked by the nostrils, PM 2.5 can pass through nose and enter respiratory tract and from there to the blood stream ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.04.19

Tighter screws on bail

The department of prosecution, under state home department, is working out a plan to detect impostors who stand as surety for the accused amid reports of hardcore criminals managing bail through fake ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


India  /  Published 03.05.19

Gujarat ex-cop Vanzara let off over Ishrat ‘fake encounter’

A special CBI court on Thursday discharged former Gujarat police officers D.G. Vanzara and N.K. Amin in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case after the Gujarat government refused to give the CBI sancti...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.19

Poll whip on 9000 in Bengal

The Election Commission has identified 9,000 troublemakers in Bengal and asked the state to initiate action against them before the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections start on April 11.“Police have pre...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 15.06.19

Uniform code plea for tribunal

The All Assam Minorities Students’ Union (AAMSU) has sought a uniform code to regulate the procedure of foreigners tribunals in Assam.AAMSU adviser Azizur Rahman on Saturday said because of “lack...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

India  /  Published 06.12.19

6 grounds for the police to shoot

Indian laws do empower police personnel and civilians to kill another person, provided the right to self-defence is involved.However, Article 21 of the Constitution says that no person can be deprived...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi


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