Month: November 2019

Amid Fears of Inquiry in ‘Cash For Vote’ Case, Naidu Built High Court in Amaravati: Andhra Minister

Source – Amaravathi: The YSRCP government in Andhra Pradesh on Friday strongly reacted to former chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s claims of undertaking development work in Amaravati capital during his tour on Thursday. State municipal affairs minister Botsa Satyanarayana said, “Naidu is saying that he built so many structures in Amarvathi. He has built the

Kerala snakebite death: District judge’s report names school, hospital authorities.

Source – An inquiry report by Wayanad district judge on the death of 10-year-old who died of a snakebite on November 20 has implicated the school and hospital authorities. This comes even as the teachers and the doctor held responsible for the Shehla Sherin’s death have moved the Kerala High Court seeking anticipatory bail.

Kerala High Court to hear case against 12 lawyers for gheraoing magistrate.

Source – Intervening in the peculiar incident of a group of lawyers gheraoing the magistrate of Thiruvananthapuram District Court, the Kerala High Court on Thursday took case against 12 lawyers. Lawyers of the Thiruvananthapuram Bar Association have been booked by the High Court for gheraoing magistrate Deepa Mohan in her chamber on Wednesday. The

How Will Children of Detained Foreigners Be Protected: Karnataka HC Asks Govt.

Source – New Delhi: The Karnataka high court on Thursday asked the state government how children of alleged undocumented immigrants will be protected if their parents are detained. Hearing the bail plea of an alleged undocumented Bangladeshi immigrant and his daughter, the single-judge bench of Justice K.N. Phaneendra asked what would happen if kids are

Chanda Kochhar takes ICICI Bank to Bombay HC; hearing on December 2.

Source – Chanda Kochhar, ICICI Bank’s former managing director and chief executive officer, has moved the Bombay High Court, challenging the decision of the bank’s board earlier this year to terminate her employment and claw back the bonuses and stock options she received between April 2009 and March 2018. A division Bench of the

Four minor students from Nithyananda’s Gurukul produced in Gujarat HC.

Source – AHMEDABAD: Four minor students of a `Gurukul’ run by godman Nithyananda were produced before the Gujarat High Court on Wednesday after their parents alleged that they had been held `hostage’ by the police. The Gurukul-cum-Ashram (a residential school) is situated at Hirapur village on the outskirts of the city. As the habeas