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India welcomes UK court’s ruling on Nirav Modi's extradition

India welcomed the UK High Court's decision which rejected fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's appeal against his extradition to India in...

Global

Infosys in US facing lawsuit over discriminatory hiring practices

The US arm of Indian tech firm Infosys is facing allegations of discrimination against Indians in their hiring practices.

Corporate

Excise case: Sisodia's aide sent to judicial custody

A Delhi court has sent Vijay Nair, the communication strategist of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to judicial custody in connection with the Delhi...

India

Twitter confirms Elon Musk buyout offer, agreement might be reached soon

Elon Musk and Twitter are likely to reach an agreement soon to end their legal battle, clearing the way for the world's richest person to...

Corporate

Supreme Court asks lawyers to close hijab row

News: The Supreme Court last week asked the counsel appearing for the petitioners in the Karnataka hijab ban controversy to wrap up their...

India

Singapore to repeal Section 377 A, says PM Lee in National Day speech

Singapore news: Singapore is set to repeal the Colonial-era law that criminalises gay sex, effectively making it legal to be homosexual in...

Singapore

ED seals YIL premises in National Herald’s office in money laundering case

The Indian Enforcement Directorate has 'temporarily sealed' the premises of Young Indian (YIL) company within the National Herald office...

India

CBI busts racket involved in illegal wildlife trade

India News: The Indian Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has busted a racket which has been involved in illegal wildlife trade, and...

India

Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi loses appeal, gets two-year sentence in human trafficking case

Punjabi Singer Daler Mehndi has lost his appeal against a two-year jail sentence in a 2003 case of human trafficking, where he smuggled...

India

UP Court sends Alt News exec Zubair to 14-day custody

A local court in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri sent Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair to judicial custody in a case against him on...

India

Activist Teesta Setalvad arrested two days after apex court ruling on 2002 riots case

A day after controversial activist Teesta Setalvad was detained in Mumbai and later shifted to Gujarat, the Ahmedabad crime branch arrested...

India

India-born man sent to jail for atrocity against girlfriend

An Indian-origin Malaysian man was sentenced to seven months and three weeks' jail for terrorising his girlfriend by beating her, smashing...

Global

Himachal High Court acting chief justice's daughter arrested in murder case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has today arrested the daughter of acting chief justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court in the...

India

Four sent to jail for INR 3-crore bank fraud: India

Four persons have been sentenced five years of rigorous imprisonment in an INR 3 crore bank fraud case in India.

India

Jailed Sidhu taken for medical test after special diet plea

Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, lodged in Patiala central prison in connection with 1988 road rage death case, was taken for a medical...

India

Five help cops to arrest Brooklyn subway shooting suspect

USA News: Five people have helped the NYPD police to apprehend a 62-year-old man, suspected to have carried out the arrest of the Brooklyn...

USA

Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter; investors sue after his earlier stake purchase

Elon Musk News: World's richest man Elon Musk has been sued by Twitter investors for reportedly being late in notifying financial regulators...

Corporate

Singapore-based Zilingo suspends CEO amid probe

Singapore News: Singapore’s startup Zilingo Pte has suspended Chief Executive Officer Ankiti Bose after a bid to secure a fundraise led to...

Corporate

Lok Sabha passes bill to legally allow police to obtain detainees’ samples

The Indian Lok Sabha this week passed a contentious bill providing for legal sanction to police to obtain physical and biological samples of...

India

Pakistan President dissolves Assembly as opposition parties protest; Imran Khan de-notified as PM

Imran Khan has been denotified as the prime minister of Pakistan. The denotification comes after the deputy speaker of the National Assembly...

Global

Rape is a rape, be it performed by a husband on his wife: Karnataka High Court

The Karnataka High Court has refused to quell rape charges filed by a wife against her husband, ruling that the marriage doesn’t confer...

India

Supreme Court of India to hear plea against bail to Lakhimpur violence accused

The Supreme Court of India will hear next Tuesday a plea challenging the bail granted to Ashish Mishra by the Allahabad high court last...

India

Delhi liquor vendors move high court over government order to drop booze discounts to curb rush

Several liquor vendors in the Indian capital have filed suit in the High Court challenging the excise department of the government of NCT of...

India

Indian Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking to scrap offline exams

The India Supreme Court plea had sought directions to the CBSE and other education boards, which have proposed to hold board examinations in...

India

No curb on headscarf, wearing it not must: Karnataka government to High Court

Karnataka High Court hearing on Hijab row. There has been no ban on wearing hijab (headscarf) but only within classrooms and during class...

India