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18 February, 2018 5:24 PM Lawyers to cease work at Kolkata High Court

Nearly 10,000 lawyers of three lawyers’ association at the Calcutta High Court will go on a five-day-long cease work from Monday in protest against the severe shortage of judges at the court. Instead of its strength of 72 judges, the Calcutta High Court currently has only 29 judges. Three judges have retired in February. More than 2 lakh cases are pending 29

18 February, 2018 5:17 PM Rotomac promoter flees after ₹800 cr. bank fraud?

Last year, BoB listed Vikram Kothari as a wilful defaulter After billionaire diamond merchant Nirav Modi, another defaulter Vikram Kothari, the promoter of Rotomac Pen, has also allegedly gone abroad after swindling ₹800 crore from various public sector banks including Allahabad Bank, Bank of India and Union Bank of India, sources said. The Kanpur-based 32

18 February, 2018 1:31 AM HC fixes deadline for trial

Case relates to conspiracy to cause explosion at U.S. Consulate in Chennai The Madras High Court has directed a sessions court for exclusive trial of bomb blast cases at Poonamallee near here to complete within six months the trial in a case probed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) relating to the alleged conspiracy hatched by a group of people 29

17 February, 2018 8:10 AM Hard work pays off for Joel Embiid

As a teenager in Cameroon, basketball was not high on Joel Embiid’s list of sporting interests. Embiid was keen on volleyball, and hoped to make it as a professional spiker some day. That was until he was spotted at a basketball camp by NBA player Luc Mbah A Moute, who is from Embiid’s home town of Yaounde. Moute convinced Embiid, then only 16, to move to North 31

16 February, 2018 4:26 PM Teen confesses to Florida school shooting

A troubled teen has confessed to gunning down 17 people at his former high school in Florida, court documents showed on Thursday. Cruz has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder, appearing on Thursday afternoon via video link before a judge who ordered him held without bond. Expelled from school for disciplinary reasons, Cruz was known to be fixated 37

16 February, 2018 8:30 AM SC rejects Ranbaxy promoters' petition to challenge HC ruling in favour of Daiichi Sankyo

Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd had allegedly concealed information about proceedings against them by American food and drug department. New Delhi: Supreme Court on Friday rejected the petition of Ranbaxy promoters Malvinder and Shivinder Singh seeking permission to appeal a High Court judgement allowing Daiichi Sankyo to recover about Rs 3,500 crores from them as part of an international 34

15 February, 2018 7:42 PM ‘Centre helped this govt. survive’

In your assessment, how has the Edappadi Palaniswami government performed over the past year? It has failed to perform. Problems like the Cauvery river water issue have not been resolved [the Supreme Court is set to deliver its verdict on Friday]. Farmers are affected. In coastal areas, fishermen are affected. Hundreds of fishermen died due to Cyclone 34

15 February, 2018 7:37 PM Dhinakaran asks Delhi HC to allot symbol, party name

Says denial is tantamount to breach of fundamental rights Sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Thursday asked the Delhi High Court to allot his faction a party symbol and a name till his main petition staking claim over the ‘two leaves’ symbol is decided by the court. Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for Mr. Dhinakaran, told the court that the opposite 32

15 February, 2018 7:24 PM Accused Florida high school gunman charged with 17 murders

A 19-year-old man who had been expelled from his Florida high school was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. Parkland: A 19-year-old man who had been expelled from his Florida high school was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday after authorities say he unleashed one of the deadliest school shootings in US history 40

15 February, 2018 7:20 PM Hospitals’ union warns of action

Disciplinary action will be taken against the nurses who took part in the “unlawful strike” in solidarity with the striking nurses at KVM Hospital under the banner of United Nurses Association (UNA), the Kerala Private Hospital Association (KPHA) has said. The association accused the UNA of not complying with the High Court order that a notice should 31