Money laundering: Satyendar Jain withdraws interim bail plea, wife released

Delhi Cabinet Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday withdrew his interim bail plea filed on medical grounds. Jain was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case on May 30. The special CBI court on Saturday noted that Satyendar Jain is getting discharged from the hospital today and wishes to … Read more

HC asks Centre, Delhi govt to respond to plea of shops at Fatehpuri Masjid

The Delhi High Court Friday sought response of the Centre, Delhi government and other authorities to a plea alleging illegal construction of shops at Fatehpuri Masjid, a 17th century heritage building. A bench of Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad issued notice on the petition by an organisation and … Read more

Police stand sought on Sharjeel Imam’s interim bail plea in sedition case

The Delhi High Court on Friday sought the stand of the city police on JNU student Sharjeel Imam’s plea seeking interim bail in a 2020 riots case involving allegations of sedition. A bench of Justices Mukta Gupta and Anish Dayal issued notice on his appeals challenging the trial court order refusing to … Read more

SC agrees to hear Bihar judicial officer’s plea challenging his suspension

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a judicial officer’s plea challenging his suspension by the Patna High Court and the initiation of disciplinary proceedings against him. The plea by Shashi Kant Rai, an additional district and sessions judge (ADJ) in Araria in Bihar, came up for hearing before a bench … Read more

SC dismisses review plea against judgment on One Rank-One Pension

The Supreme Court has dismissed a plea seeking review of its order upholding the One Rank-One Pension (OROP) principle adopted by the Centre in its 2015 communication issued to the Chiefs of three defence forces, saying it neither suffers from any Constitutional infirmity nor is it arbitrary. A bench comprising Justices D … Read more

Delhi HC to hear plea on pendency of criminal cases against MPs, MLAs

The Delhi High Court on Friday is scheduled to hear a case about the pendency of criminal cases against members of Parliament (MPs) and Legislative Assemblies (MLAs). The matter, which will be heard by a bench of Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Subramonium Prasad, was instituted in October 2020 by the … Read more

Delhi HC passes order in ED case against Jain, hears plea of Umar Khalid

The Delhi High Court Thursday heard several matters including those concerning Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain, arrested in a money laundering case, and former JNU student Umar Khalid who sought bail in the 2020 Delhi riots conspiracy case. Justice Jasmeet Singh, while dealing with a petition by the Enforcement Directorate, directed the trial … Read more

CBI opposes plea to call Mukesh Ambani witness in 33-year-old murder case

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday opposed a plea by an accused to call RIL chairman Mukesh Ambani as a witness in a 1989 case related to an alleged attempt to murder industrialist Nusli Wadia. Ivan Sequeira, one of the accused, has moved the special CBI court here seeking to examine … Read more

SC to hear plea against construction of metro car shed in Aarey forest area

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear a plea seeking direction to stop the construction of a metro car shed under the project of Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL) in Aarey forest area on July 29. A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and Surya Kant posted the matter for Friday … Read more

Russia cuts gas flows further as Europe makes savings plea

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Paul Carrel and Christoph Steitz Article content BERLIN/FRANKFURT — Russia delivered less gas to Europe on Wednesday in a further escalation of an energy stand-off between Moscow and the European Union that will make it harder, and costlier, for the bloc to fill up storage … Read more