Why is the ED catching up to Robert Vadra

robertvadraNew Delhi, Dec 7: Two days after he was summoned, the Enforcement Directorate has conducted raids at three offices belonging to Robert Vadra. The raids are being conducted in connection with a money-laundering probe.

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India’s Witness Protection Scheme explained

New Delhi, Dec 7: On Thursday, the Supreme Court passed an important order in which it approved the Centre’s draft witness protection scheme. Further the court asked all the states to implement it until the Parliament came up with a legislation.

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CBI vs CBI: Why wasn’t panel consulted before sending Verma on leave asks SC

New Delhi, Dec 6: The Supreme Court sought to know why the CVC and the government did not consult the panel headed by the Prime Minister before divesting CBI director, Alok Verma of his powers.

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Bhima-Koregaon: Don’t raise hyper technicality flaws, SC tells activists

New Delhi, Dec 4: The Supreme Court will examine the chargesheet filed by the Pune Police in the Bhima-Koregaon case. Under examination would be the decision by the police to invoke the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act against the five activists who were arrested in June for their alleged links with the naxalites and the role played in the Bhima-Koregaon violence.

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With Naidu deciding to stay on longer, TRS invokes Telangana sentiment

kcrnaiduHyderabad, Dec 4: The Telangana battle is on and the fight is between the two chief ministers of the Telugu states. The campaign started out with the TRS targeting the Congress and rightly so as it considers the grand old party as its main rival in Telangana.

Telangana’s richest candidate is worth Rs 314 crore, second is BSP man valued at Rs 182 cr

komatireddy-rajagopal-reddyHyderabad, Dec 4: Out of the 1,777 candidates analysed in the Telangana assembly elections, 368 have declared pending criminal cases against them.
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Amidst policy paralysis, these are the names in contention for a new CBI chief

New Delhi, Dec 4: Amidst the denial that the government is looking to appoint an officer of Special Duty to overcome the policy paralysis in the Central Bureau of Investigation, the hunt for the next chief is already on.

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Reservation for Marathas: Is it legally tenable?

Mumbai, Dec 1: The decision by the Maharashtra government to grant 16 per cent quota to the Maratha community will be up for a legal challenge. The question is whether this grant has taken the reservation beyond the Supreme Court mandated 50 per cent ceiling in 1992.

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Govt grants sanction to prosecute Delhi minister Satyendra Jain in disproportionate assets case

New Delhi, Nov 29: The Ministry of Home Affairs has granted sanction for the prosecution to prosecute Satyendra Kumar Jain, Minister in Government of NCT of Delhi in a case registered by CBI in August 24, 2017 for acquiring assets disproportionate to his known sources of income.

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Pak’s SAARC invite for PM aimed at earning brownie points say officials

New Delhi, Nov 28: Terming the move as posturing, India has dismissed Pakistan’s invitation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the SAARC summit.

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