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The Calcutta High Court Tuesday adjourned hearing on the West Bengal government’s plea against the CBI’s attempt to enter Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar’s residence to question him in connection with the multi-crore chitfund scam cases. The state government had on Monday pleaded for a sudden hearing on the incident from the day before when …

The Delhi High Court on Thursday published an interim order directing Facebook, Google, its subsidiary YouTube, and Twitter to forthwith remove, block or disable links to a video containing allegations against yoga guru Ramdev. It also demanded the social media platforms give in a sealed cover the subscriber information regarding the individual who uploaded the …

In a shot in the arm for Bharti Airtel, Delhi High Court has quashed income-tax department’s move to reassess income of its subsidiary Bharti Infratel beyond four years for 2008-09 for transfer of towers to Indus Towers. The court permitted the company’s writ seeking relief and quashed notice for reassessment, claiming all primary facts were …

The Manipur High Court on Friday directed the state and the central governments to submit counter-affidavits against the petition filed by former journalist Kishorchandra Wangkhem, challenging his detention order under National Security Act (NSA) by February 1. Mr. Wangkhem was sentenced to a year’s detention under NSA, after being taken into custody on November 27, …