Accused in 2002 Gujarat’s Godhra train burning case gets life imprisonment

A court here has sentenced to life imprisonment an accused in the case of Godhra train carnage in 2002 in which 59 ‘karsevaks’ were killed, which had triggered worst riots in the history of Gujarat. A court of an additional sessions judge at Godhra in Gujarat’s Panchmahal district on … Read more

Photos no proof that Udaipur killing accused was our member: BJP leaders

BJP leaders in Rajasthan on Saturday refuted the allegation levelled by the Congress that the main accused in the Kanhaiya Lal murder case in Udaipur was a BJP member. After a few photos showing accused Riyaz Akhtari with some local BJP leaders of Udaipur emerged, Mohammad Sadiq Khan, state … Read more

Udaipur horror: Main accused in touch with Pak-based organisation: Police

Rajasthan Police on Wednesday said that the main accused involved in the killing of the tailor in Udaipur were in touch with Pakistan-based organisation Dawat-e-Islami and one of them also went to Karachi in Pakistan in 2014 to meet the organisation. Rajasthan Director General of Police (DGP) ML Lather … Read more

UK construction groups accused of ‘bid rigging’ in £150mn contracts

Several cartels involving ten construction suppliers conspired to rig bids for contracts worth £150mn and cheat clients including Selfridges and Oxford university, the UK competition regulator has found. On Friday, the Competition and Markets Authority said it had provisionally found that the businesses colluded over contract tenders for demolition and asbestos removal projects. The three-year … Read more

Missouri Boarding School Accused of Abuse

Five additional lawsuits have been filed accusing a southwestern Missouri boarding school of abusing students. The lawsuits alleging physical and emotional abuse at Agape Boarding School were filed last week in Vernon County. All told, 19 lawsuits have been filed against the boarding school since early 2021. Agape’s doctor, David Smock, was charged in December … Read more

Centre admitted in court Satyendar Jain not an accused’, claims Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the conspiracy against Satyendar Jain stands exposed as he claimed the Centre had admitted in court that the AAP leader was not an ‘accused’. The remarks came after some news reports claimed that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the Delhi Hight … Read more

Amazon Accused of Obstructing House Probe of Deadly Tornado

New You can now listen to Insurance Journal articles! Amazon.com Inc. is obstructing a congressional investigation of a deadly December tornado by failing to provide documents about emergency preparedness and communications with workers during the storm, according to a letter from US lawmakers. The House Oversight Committee in March asked Amazon to share details about … Read more

Dominica drops illegal entry charges against PNB scam accused Mehul Choksi

In a relief to PNB bank scam accused diamantaire Mehul Choksi, the Dominica government has dropped “all charges” related to his mysterious unlawful entry from Antigua and Barbuda in May last year, according to his spokesperson from London. Choksi was taken into custody in Dominica, the Caribbean island country, in … Read more

Elon Musk was accused of sexual misconduct by a SpaceX flight attendant

SpaceX paid $250,000 to settle a sexual misconduct claim against Elon Musk after a flight attendant on the company’s corporate jet accused the CEO of exposing himself to her mid-flight, Insider reports. According to Insider, the incident happened in 2016 and the company settled with the unnamed flight attendant in 2018, according to a friend … Read more