SC turns down Chidambaram’s plea; ED issues fresh lookout notice

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, who is facing threat of arrest in the INX Media case, today failed to get any immediate relief from a Supreme Court bench which said his petition will be put before the Chief Justice of India for considering urgent listing. Continue Reading

Chidambaram being shamefully hunted down: Priyanka

A day after the Delhi High Court refused to grant P Chidambaram any protection from arrest in the INX media case, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today slammed the BJP government over the action of probe agencies against him. Continue Reading

Chidambaram’s legal team asks CBI not to take any coercive action till SC hearing

The legal team of P Chidambaram has asked the CBI not to take any coercive action against the former Union finance minister as his petition is to be heard in the Supreme Court Wednesday morning. Continue Reading

INX Media case: CBI issues notice to Chidambaram

Hours after the Delhi High Court refused former Union finance minister P Chidambaram to grant any protection from arrest in the INX Media case, the CBI issued a notice to him asking him to appear before the investigation officer “within two hours” yesterday, after failing to find him at his residence. Continue Reading

HC wants transparency in premature release of convicts

The Delhi High Court on Thursday said it appeared convicts were being granted premature release on “whims and fancies” of the Sentence Review Board (SRB) and observed “transparency” has to be ensured in the process. Continue Reading

PIL in HC to allow women to enter all places of worship

A public interest litigation (PIL) was moved in the Delhi High Court Wednesday seeking a direction to ensure that women of all ages and religions were allowed to enter and pray at temples, mosques and zoroastrian fire temples. Continue Reading

HC seeks Centre stand on PIL against ban on sale of oxytocin

The Delhi High Court today sought the Centre’s stand on a PIL against the ban on private companies from producing and distributing oxytocin, a drug also used to induce labour contractions during child birth. Continue Reading