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SC bench recuses from hearing Dinakaran’s plea

NEW DELHI: A Supreme Court bench Thursday recused itself from hearing Sikkim High Court Mr Chief Justice P D Dinakaran’s plea seeking stay of pre-impeachment probe by a Rajya Sabha-appointed committee into allegations of misconduct and corruption against him.

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Over 800 FM radio stations soon: Soni

NEW DELHI: Over 800 more FM radio stations would be made available when the FM phase-III is rolled out shortly, while 31 new satellite TV channels are awaiting the government’s approval, Information and Broadcasting Minister, Ms Ambika Soni said Thursday.

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Kidnapped toddler rescued, four arrested

NEW DELHI: A toddler kidnapped from south-east Delhi on Sunday was rescued from adjoining Faridabad after police arrested four persons, including two women, who hatched the conspiracy to earn quick money.

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Kalmadi gets 8-day police custody

NEW DELHI: It was eight more nights in a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) lockup for India’s high profile MP and sports administrator, Suresh Kalmadi with a court Tuesday sending him to police custody till May 4 on charges of irregularities in awarding contracts for the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

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SC quashes airport development fee for Delhi, Mumbai

NEW DELHI: Taking domestic and international flights from the Delhi and Mumbai airports is likely to get trifle cheaper, with the Supreme Court Tuesday striking down the airport development fee (ADF) being charged by private operators.

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