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Judge Loya death: 114 Opposition MPs approach President demanding SC monitored probe
NEITHER THE NIA NOR THE CBI SHOULD BE ENTRUSTED WITH INVESTIGATION
09.02.18 -

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday led a delegation of Opposition MPs to President Ram Nath Kovind, demanding a Supreme Court-monitored special investigation into justice BH Loya’s death.
 
Congress President Rahul Gandhi met reporters outside Rashtrapati Bhavan after the meeting, and said as many as 114 ...
  


Will deal with Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid case as pure land dispute: SC
NEXT HEARING ON MARCH 14
08.02.18 - TEAM PT

The Supreme Court on Thursday said that it would treat the politically sensitive Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi dispute as a "pure land dispute", an indication that the centuries-old history attached to the case was of no significance to it.

The three-judge bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra ...
  


Muslims who oppose Ram Mandir should go to Pakistan, says Shia Waqf Board chief
'GO JOIN ISIS'
03.02.18 - TEAM PT

The Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chairman Waseem Rizvi has sparked a controversy by stating that Muslims who are against the construction of a Ram temple on the disputed land of Ayodhya, should move to Pakistan or Bangladesh.
 
Stirring up a controversy, Rizvi stated,”Those who are ...
  


GST commissioner, eight others arrested in bribery case
PROTECTION MONEY
03.02.18 - TEAM PT

In a development which can have a remarkable implications on the government’s newly introduced Goods and Services Tax (GST), the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday arrested 9 people including the Commissioner of GST, Kanpur with 3 other Supritendent of GST, Kanpur and 5 ...
  


Video showing UP IPS officer pledging ‘early construction of Ram temple’ stirs row
RAM BHAKT CONTROVERSY
02.02.18 - TEAM PT

A senior Uttar Pradesh IPS officer has stoked controversy after a video surfaced appearing to show him taking a pledge at an event for the ‘the early construction of Ram temple’ in Ayodhya.

"Hum sab Ram-bhakt, aaj ke karyakram ke dauraan, yeh sankalp letey hain, ki ...
  


CBI files chargesheet against rape convict Dera chief in castration case
FORCIBLY CASTRATED 400 FOLLOWERS
01.02.18 - TEAM PT

The CBI today filed a charge sheet against rape convict and Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and two doctors for allegedly forcibly castrating 400 followers of the sect, officials said.
 
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is serving a 20-year jail term after being ...
  


Blow to BJP in bypolls; Cong wins all 3 in Rajasthan and TMC win both seats in WB
01.02.18 - Team PT

ON A DAY, when the BJP leaders are congratulating the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for presenting a "pro-poor budget”, the party suffered a massive setback in Rajasthan and West Bengal.

Delivering a major blow to the ruling BJP ahead of several state elections and the ...
  


No orange coloured passports, will retain last page with address
Facing Flak, Govt Withdraws Plan
30.01.18 - Team PT

The Narendra Modi government has made a u-turn on its proposal to change the passport colour from blue to orange for people with Emigration Check Required (ECR) status.
 
After facing criticism, the government on Tuesday decided to rollback the decision to print orange-coloured passports for "emigration ...
  


Tytler claims Rajiv Gandhi travelled with him during 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Sukhbir says ex-PM 'supervised killings'
'VERY SERIOUS ISSUE'
29.01.18 - TEAM PT

Former Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday launched a scathing attack on the Congress party citing a recent statement by former Union minister and Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The Akali Dal leader has alleged that ...
  


Ruchika Girhotra's molester Rathore shares pride of place at R-Day function. Raise your voice pl.
28.01.18 - PT Bureau

On January 26, Republic Day, when a Shardhanjali Sabha was on in Panchkula to pay tributes to Shri Anand Prakash, the untiring public-spirited citizen who fought for justice for Ruchika Girhotra, her convicted molester & former DGP of Haryana, SPS Rathore, shared the stage & ...
  


One dead, several injured in communal clashes during 'Tiranga Yatra'
TENSION IN UTTAR PRADESH
26.01.18 - TEAM PT

A man was killed and several other injured after communal violence broke out at Kasganj in Uttar Pradesh on Friday morning.

Police said the incident occurred when members of a right-wing organisation had an altercation with members of another community while taking out a ‘Tiranga Yatra’ ...
  


Muslims, Dalits done, now 'they' are targeting our children; end the silence: Kejriwal
PADMAAVAT ROW
25.01.18 - TEAM PT

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday it was imperative to speak against the forces that "killed Muslims and burnt Dalits” and are now "intruding into our homes, coming after our children” as he condemned the attack on a school bus by a mob ...
  


Bike-borne men shoot school van driver, kidnap student in Delhi
AMID REPUBLIC DAY HIGH ALERT
25.01.18 - TEAM PT

Two bike-borne assailants shot at a school bus driver and kidnapped a Class I child after intercepting the bus of a leading school in New Delhi on Thursday morning. This, on a day when the national capital is on high alert and the entire city ...
  


AAP MLAs disqualification: HC asks EC to not announce bypolls until Monday
REFUSES TO STAY DISQUALIFICATION OF MLAS’
24.01.18 - TEAM PT

The Delhi High Court has directed the Election Commission to not issue any notification on bypolls to the Delhi Assembly till 29 January, which is when it will hear a plea on the matter of disqualification of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs over the "office ...
  


Three men assaulted by mob for opposing 'virginity tests' of brides
‘STOP THE V RITUAL’
23.01.18 - TEAM PT

A group of 40 people from the Kanjarbhat community thrashed three persons from the same community on Sunday night for protesting against forced virginity tests for brides on wedding night. The incident occurred during a marriage at Bhat Nagar in Pune’s Pimpri-Chinchwad area.

The three attacked ...
  


BH Loya case: This is serious matter, will look into all documents; says SC
TRANSFERS PENDING PIL'S ON JUDGE LOYA'S DEATH TO ITSELF
22.01.18 - TEAM PT

The Supreme Court on Monday said the controversy surrounding the death of special CBI judge BH Loya is "serious" and it will look into the circumstances leading to his death in November 2014.

Judge Loya was holding the trial into the staged shootout deaths of Sohrabuddin ...
  


After top judges' dissent, bench headed by CJI to hear Loya case
THREE JUDGE BENCH TO HEAR CASE ON MONDAY
20.01.18 - TEAM PT

A three-judge Supreme Court (SC) bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra will on Monday begin hearing the pleas seeking an investigation into the allegedly suspicious death of CBI Judge BH Loya.

The case is listed for Monday following the recusal last week ...
  


‘Blood will spoil patrol car’: UP cops suspended for abandoning 2 teens to die
CHILLING INDIFFERENCE
20.01.18 - TEAM PT

Two 17-year-old boys who met with an accident died on the roadside where they lay on Thursday midnight as police from UP Dial 100 refused to take them to hospital. The cops were worried that the blood of the seriously wounded kids would soil their ...
  


No AAP MLA will face immediate disqualification even if Prez signs order
19.01.18 - NISCHAY PAL

New Delhi, January 19: NOT A SINGLE MLA of Aam Aadmi Party will face immediate disqualification even if the President of India signs off on the letter of recommendation of the Election Commission of India before the MLAs in question are able to procure relief ...
  


EC disqualifies 20 AAP MLAs, HC denies relief
OFFICE OF PROFIT ROW
19.01.18 - TEAM PT

In a big setback for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Election Commission on Friday recommended that 20 of its MLAs be disqualified for holding 'office of profit'.

The EC has sent its recommendation to the President for his assent, which he's fully expected to give. ...
  



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