Tag: ipc

Lakshadweep administration in hurry to make her look anti- national: Ayesha Sulthana to Kerala HC

Lakshadweep filmmaker Ayesha Sulthana refuted in the Kerala High Court, allegations of the island administration that she was not cooperating with the probe in the...

326 sedition cases filed in India between 2014-19; only 6 convictions

A total of 326 cases were registered in the country under the controversial colonial-era penal law on sedition between 2014 and 2019 in which just...

PIL in Supreme Court seeks ‘comprehensive’, ‘stringent’ law to replace colonial era IPC

A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre to set a judicial panel or a body of experts...

Misuse of sedition laws breaches functioning of institutions, says Chief Justice

Chief Justice of India NV Ramana has dubbed the misuse of sedition laws as a “serious breach of functioning of institutions” and asked the Centre...

Ensure robust prevention & control practices to contain black fungus infection: Centre to states

Noting that the spread of mucormycosis is becoming a cause of concern, the Centre has advised all states and union territories to review their preparedness...

Sedition law can’t be invoked to quieten disquiet, says Delhi court

(This story originally appeared in on Feb 17, 2021) New Delhi: The law of sedition is a powerful tool in the hands of the state...

Demanding cash from wife not harassment: HC acquits man in suicide abetment case | India News

NAGPUR: Demanding money from the wife is a “vague term” and can’t be considered harassment as per Section 498A of the IPC, the Nagpur bench...

Tharoor and six journos now face FIRs in 5 states | India News

NEW DELHI/GURGAON/NOIDA/BENGALURU: A day after Congress MP Shashi Tharoor and six senior journalists, including Rajdeep Sardesai, were booked for sedition and other crimes at Noida’s...

Republic Day violence: Protesters snatched magazines from constables, robbed anti-riot gears, says FIR

New Delhi: Two magazines with 20 live cartridges were snatched from two constables by protestors who also damaged vehicles and robbed anti-riot gears during the...

Siddique Kappan’s a PFI man, not a journalist, Uttar Pradesh government tells Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: Siddique Kappan was a PFI office-bearer masquerading as a journalist and tried to reach Hathras to foment a caste divide and create law...

Delhi court awards varying jail terms to 13 ISIS operatives

New Delhi: A Delhi court Friday awarded varying jail terms to 13 persons for being the members of terror organisation ISIS and hatching a criminal...

ISIS: Delhi court convicts nine ISIS operatives in terror case under various sections of law

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday convicted nine operatives of Islamic terror outfit ISIS for hatching a criminal conspiracy to establish its base in...

indian oil: IOC, BPCL resume work on select projects, gear up to ramp up operations post-lockdown

New Delhi: Indian Oil Corp and Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) are among the state-owned oil PSUs which on Tuesday resumed work on select projects...

UP lockdown news: Lockdown violation in big towns, 37000 booked: Uttar Pradesh DGP

NEW DELHI: A day after Uttar Pradesh government ordered sealing of hotspots across 15 districts across the State, Director General of Uttar Pradesh Police, Hitesh...