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Apex court expunges HC’s adverse remarks against judicial officer

Punjab
Tribune News Service Chandigarh, April 28 Less than six months after the Punjab and Haryana High Court brought an Additional Sessions Judge’s functioning under its direct scrutiny for the next two years, the Supreme Court has expunged the adverse remarks against the judicial officer. Acting on Judge Jatinder Walia’s plea, the Supreme Court Bench of Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel and Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman asserted: “The adverse remarks against the petitioner in the impugned order will stand expunged. The impugned order is modified accordingly…” Admonishing the Judge for passing perverse and illegal order, the High Court in an unprecedented order had in December last year directed the Registrar (Vigilance) to keep a constant watch on the quality of...
Ali Zafar sends legal notice to Meesha Shafi over sexual harassment remarks; demands 100 crores or an apology

Ali Zafar sends legal notice to Meesha Shafi over sexual harassment remarks; demands 100 crores or an apology

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Ali Zafar sends legal notice to Meesha Shafi over sexual harassment remarks; demands 100 crores or an apology The #TimesUp and #MeToo movements have taken over the world by storm. After Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, and other big names from their industry were accused of sexual harassment at the workplace, women around the world have come out with their harassment stories. After taking down big names i...
Supreme Court stays proceedings against Salman Khan over remarks on Valmiki community

Supreme Court stays proceedings against Salman Khan over remarks on Valmiki community

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Supreme Court stays proceedings against Salman Khan over remarks on Valmiki community While Salman Khan is already facing legal hassles from all sides, the superstar was dragged into new controversy during the promotions of Tiger Zinda Hai. Along with him, yet another star who was facing similar legal action is Shilpa Shetty. The two Bollywood celebs were summoned by the court for using the word ‘bhangi’ on different oc

Remarks expunged, Bains writes to Rahul

Punjab
CHANDIGARH: An order to expunge remarks made against the Vidhan Sabha Speaker is unconstitutional, Lok Insaaf Party leader Simarjit Singh Bains said in a letter to AICC president Rahul Gandhi and other party leaders. He alleged that Speaker Rana KP Singh was working against the stand of the Congress at the national level. “In the Lok Sabha when MP Bhagwant Mann’s remarks about ‘Mann Ki Baat’ were expunged, Congress leaders opposed it strongly and forced a review of the decision,” he said. In contrast, Congress leaders in Punjab had a completely different stand, he said. “I had raised the issue of destruction of Shivalik hills by a well-organised mafia. But instead of any reply or solution, I was not allowed to speak,” he said. TNS Bandh-hit industr...
Salman Khan and Shilpa Shetty casteist remarks: Rajasthan High Court stays investigation

Salman Khan and Shilpa Shetty casteist remarks: Rajasthan High Court stays investigation

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Salman Khan and Shilpa Shetty casteist remarks: Rajasthan High Court stays investigation Salman Khan, who was promoting Tiger Zinda Hai last year, was accused of allegedly making casteist remarks during the promotions on Shilpa Shetty’s reality show. Now, in a big relief to the actors, the court stayed the police investigation against Salman Khan. According to the reports, the case was lodged in Churu district. Rajastha