SC bid to explore better ways for death penalty than hanging, seeks data
A bench of Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud and Justice P S Narasimha said a relook would be possible only after considering better data.
Three railway ticket checkers collect over Rs 1 crore each in fines
According to a press release, S Nanda Kumar, the deputy chief ticket inspector, collected Rs 1.55 crore in penalties from 27,787 cases of travelling without proper tickets and unbooked luggage.
NIA court sentences seven ISIS members to death, one gets life term
A special NIA court of Lucknow on Tuesday awarded death penalty to seven suspected Islamic State (ISIS) operatives and life term to one in connection with the Kanpur terror conspiracy case.
Convicted killer executed by lethal injection in Florida: Report
Dillbeck's execution is Florida's first in nearly four years and the third under Republican Gov Ron DeSantis.
Court fines minister TN minister Ramachandran Rs 10K for skipping hearings in 2013 case
Police booked a case against ten AIADMK cadre and three DMK cadre including Ramachandran. The district sessions court is hearing the case.
Will seek death penalty for 11 Godhra train burning convicts: Gujarat government
The high court upheld total 31 convictions in the case and commuted the death penalties of the 11 convicts to life term, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said.
No relief for Google as Supreme Court refuses to alter Jan order
The company filed a plea in the Supreme Court after the NCLAT refused to stay a CCI order levying a penalty of Rs 1,338 crore for exploiting its dominant position with respect to Android.
50 per cent discount: On Day 1 traffic department gets richer, collects Rs 5 crore
Most of the penalties are for signal jumping, riding without helmet, driving in one-way and wrong parking.
165 death sentences by trial courts in 2022, highest since 2000, says report
The highest imposition of death sentences in 2022 was influenced by the sentencing of 38 persons to death in Ahmedabad in a bomb blast case, the report said.
Gorakhnath temple attack case: IIT grad gets death penalty
An IIT graduate, Abbasi had tried to forcibly enter the Gorakhnath Mutt premises of which Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is the head priest, on April 3, last year.
Gorakhpur temple attack: ATS court hands death sentence to accused Ahmed Murtaza Abbasi
An Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) graduate, Abbasi had tried to forcibly enter the Gorakhnath Muthh premises of which UP CM Yogi Adityanath is head priest, on April 3, last year.
DGCA fines Air India Rs 10 lakh for not reporting incidents of passenger misbehaviour
The DGCA had issued a show cause notice to the accountable manager and asked why enforcement action should not be taken against them for dereliction of their regulatory obligations.
Setback for Google: NCLAT refuses stay on CCI penalty, orders 10 per cent deposit
On October 20 last year, CCI slapped a penalty of Rs 1,337.76 crore on Google for anti-competitive practices in relation to Android mobile devices.
Haryana: Court awards death penalty to 56-year-old man for raping minor daughter
The accused, who worked as a labourer, returned home drunk one night in 2020 and thrashed his wife and forced her to leave the house, and then raped his minor daughter twice.
Centre proposes six types of penalties under draft Data Protection Bill
Non-fulfilment of additional obligations of Significant Data Fiduciary under sections 11 and 16 of the Act may attract Rs 150 crore and Rs 10 crore fines, respectively.
Govt proposes penalty of up to Rs 500 cr for breach under Data Protection Bill
The same set of penalties will be applicable to the Data processor -- which will be an entity that will process data on behalf of the Data Fiduciary.
How uncertainty debilitates convicts on death row
The Law Commission in its report in 2015 stated that India must make the shift from hanging to more humane methods of execution.
Supreme Court affirms death penalty of LeT terrorist in 2000 Red Fort attack case
A bench comprising Chief Justice Uday Umesh Lalit and Justice Bela M Trivedi said that it has accepted the prayers that electronic records be considered.
Remain committed to users, developers; evaluating next steps: Google on CCI's Rs 936 cr fine
'Indian developers have benefited from the technology, security, consumer protections, choice and flexibility that Android and Google Play provide'
Play Store policies: CCI fines Google Rs 936.44 crore in second antitrust penalty this month
In a release, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) said it has also directed to modify its conduct within a defined timeline.
Joshimath disaster-hit people get ultimatum from hotel owners to vacate rooms by March 31
Nitish defends his silence over Rahul's conviction, says does not speak on court matters
Mamata urges all parties to fight BJP unitedly in 2024 Lok Sabha polls
Ponniyin Selvan Part 2 trailer: All eyes on the Cholan throne
Rajya Sabha proceedings adjourned for the day till Monday amid opposition uproar over Adani issue