Rampal acquitted: Disappointed with shoddy police probe, says Hisar court

A Hisar court, which acquitted presumptive Godman Rampal in two cases for lack of evidence Tuesday expressed disappointment with poor police investigation. Judge Magistrate Mukesh Kumar’s ruling in his ruling said: “The case is an example of the worst investigation. The prosecution, despite the fact that any legal weapon did not follow the proper procedure […]

After 13 years, Chandigarh MC hikes tax on commercial properties by 10%

For the first time since the introduction of property tax in the city in 2004, the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation (MC) increased by 10%. The decision, which was made at the House’s monthly meeting on Wednesday, applies only to commercial establishments. Even if Congressional advisers opposed it, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) – which is mostly […]

Joe Arpaio, former sheriff in Arizona, is found guilty of criminal contempt

Joe Arpaio, former sheriff in Arizona, is found guilty of criminal contempt

Joe Arpaio, former sheriff in Arizona, is found guilty of criminal contempt Joe Arpaio, the Arizona coroner who proclaimed himself the “toughest sheriff in the United States” and has been widely favored by conservatives over his police tactics, was convicted Monday of criminal contempt, putting his term as a relentless crusader against Illegal immigration. More […]

Mumbai Diary: Monday Dossier

Mumbai Diary: Monday Dossier

Mumbai Diary: Monday Dossier It was the anniversary of the filmmaker Romesh Sharma. And what better way to bring in your 70 in the company of close friends? Guests of the discreet celebration include personalities from the veterinary industry Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya, Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar and Danny Denzongpa, and the master of sarstad […]