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Prabhati Nayak Mishra

  • Delhi Court bars RK Pachauri from entering TERI office

    75-year-old has sought extension of anticipatory bail citing heart problem and other ailments

    Friday, 27 February 2015 - 5:30am
  • RK Pachauri may be booked under IT Act too

    More trouble is brewing for TERI Managing Director RK Pachauri, who is facing sexual harassment charges levelled by his junior colleague, as the Delhi Police is considering to invoke the provisions of Information and Technology Act for sending obscene SMSes and emails to the victim.

    Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 6:00am
  • PIL seeks JP Nadda's recusal from AIIMS graft probe

    Taking note of the contentions in a PIL against union health minister JP Nadda for being active in the removal of former vigilance chief of AIIMS Sanjiv Chaturvedi to 'save' his own men involved in corruption and serious irregularities at the country's premier institute, the Delhi high...

    Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 5:15am
  • BS Yeddyurappa asks Supreme Court to quash illegal mining case

    Raising objections to former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa's plea for quashing of criminal case against him and others for allegedly receiving bribes to favour a private company in the illegal mining case, the CBI has told the Supreme Court that a special court is to frame charges...

    Sunday, 22 February 2015 - 5:45am
  • FIR against RK Pachauri for sexually harassing woman colleague

    RK Pachauri may claim that his email, phone, from which hundreds of suggestive emails and messages was forwarded to his research associate is hacked. But the sexual harassment complaint she filed on February 13 which quotes several of these missives, tells a different story.

    Saturday, 21 February 2015 - 5:55am
  • Supreme Court directs not to arrest Teesta Setalvad in fund embezzlement case

    With an observation that "personal liberty is paramount. Liberty cannot be put on ventilator or be kept in ICU," the Supreme Court on Thursday hinted to grant anticipatory bail to activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand in the Gulbarg society funds embezzlement case and said...

    Friday, 20 February 2015 - 6:15am
  • Prashant Bhushan moves Supreme Court over removal of Chairman of Press Council of India

    Activist lawyer Prashant Bhushan on Wednesday moved Supreme Court seeking an order to Centre for removal of (retired) Justice CK Prasad from the post of Chairman, Press Council of India (PCI) for his alleged “official misconduct” while dealing with cases as a judge of the apex court....

    Thursday, 19 February 2015 - 6:15am
  • CBI to take over probe into Noida engineer's Rs 900 crore assets

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will finally take over the investigation into the Rs 900 crore scam against Yadav Singh, the suspended Noida Authority engineer, who had amassed huge wealth through bribes and black money.

    Wednesday, 18 February 2015 - 7:00am
  • Uttarakhand: Tragedy takes backseat, power plants in focus

    The Uttarakhand tragedy in June 2013 that shook the nation and claimed over 5,000 lives and caused massive destruction in the state has taken a backseat in just 18 months. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will consider project clearance for six hydroprojects in the state in the same case.

    Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - 6:00am
  • Supreme Court stays Teesta Setalvad's arrest until February 19, but suggests that she surrender

    Court remarks that she has taken undue advantage of riot victims. She denies allegation

    Saturday, 14 February 2015 - 6:10am