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Legal eagles to talk green
Calcutta Telegraph

Legal eagles to talk green

Jharkhand High Court Justice RR Prasad at the news meet in Ranchi on Friday. Picture by Prashant Mitra Ranchi, Oct. 9: Drastic climate changes in the state coupled with scanty rainfall and tree felling has prompted Jharkhand High Court and ... Calcutta Telegraph, 21 hours ago

Court has to limit itself under the law: SC on Uphaar sentence

New Delhi, Sep 23: The "magnitude" of the Uphaar fire tragedy case , which had claimed 59 lives, "calls for a higher sentence" but the court has to limit itself to the choice available under the law , the Supreme Court said today. The apex court's ...
 Oneindia2 weeks ago In Uphaar case, punishment limited by law: SC  The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago Court has to limit itself under law: SC on Uphaar sentence  Millennium Post2 weeks ago Uphaar tragedy: CBI plea for more time to argue case against Ansals rejected  India Today1 month ago
Oregon Public Broadcasting

Fasting To The Death: Is It A Religious Rite Or Suicide?

To members of the ancient and tiny faith of Jainism in India, that's a tradition called santhara or sellekhanna (literally thinning out). But India's Supreme Court is considering whether to ban the practice as a form of suicide, which is ...
 Oregon Public Broadcasting1 month ago
Indian Express

Drugs seized, not destroyed

The high court held that the failure of the prosecution to either produce the narcotics or show its destruction implied a failure to prove the very seizure of the contraband. In 2008, Madhya Pradesh High Court acquitted a few accused charged under ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

The Right to Die

The age-old Jain practice of Santhara has been held illegal by a court, raising old questions anew. Does the state own every life under it, or does our right to life also include the right to stop living? Cover Story Marte hain aarzoo mein ...
 Open1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

A clockwork justice

Whenever people make comparisons between India and China, everyone says, China may be more efficient and less corrupt, but India has a good judicial system. Of course it has. Just ask the Ansals, owners of Delhi's Uphaar Cinema, where a fire broke ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

A clockwork justice

No one grudges Ansals their wealth... But you do wonder why they felt the need to make extra money out of Uphaar Cinema by installing additional seats, which blocked one of its exits... Whenever people make comparisons between India and China, ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Indian Express

Uphaar fire: Ansals escape jail, SC rules Rs 60-cr fine adequate

Fifty-nine people were killed in the Uphaar cinema fire in 1997. (Source: Express photo) Eighteen years after 59 people were killed in a blaze inside the Uphaar cinema hall in New Delhi, its owners Gopal and Sushil Ansal, held guilty of criminal ...
 Indian Express1 month ago Uphaar fire verdict: Ansals escape jail, SC says Rs 60-cr fine enough  MSN News US1 month ago

Ansal brothers fined Rs.30 crore each, no more prison

New Delhi, Aug 19: In a breather to Ansal brothers Sushil and Gopal, accused in the 1997 Uphaar fire tragedy case, the Supreme Court on Wednesday fined them Rs.30 crore each. They won't have to return to jail. pic: The ...
 OdishaSunTimes.com1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Bench formed to decide on Uphaar fire tragedy sentencing

Chief Justice of India HL Dattu has constituted a three-judge special bench to decide on the quantum of punishment that should be given to the Ansal brothers Sushil and Gopal convicted for negligence in the Uphaar fire tragedy case of 1997. A ...
 Hindustan Times2 months ago
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