Over 4,000 cases settled during National Lok Adalat held in Tiruchi district


: As many as 4,231 cases were settled at the National Lok Adalat held in the district on Saturday. The National Lok Adalat was held in 19 benches at Tiruchi, Manapparai, Thuraiyur, Musiri, Lalgudi, Srirangam and Thottiyam.  A total number of 9,128 pending litigation and pre-litigation cases were taken up. This included criminal compoundable offence cases …

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Charges dropped against Canadian priests who held services during pandemic: ‘Pleasantly surprised’

Charges dropped against Canadian priests who held services during pandemic: 'Pleasantly surprised'

charges against many canadian clergy Accused of violating public health orders by holding church services during the COVID-19 pandemic. A judge recently dismissed contempt charges against Pastor Philip James Hutchings and his associates at his Tabernacle Family Church in Saint John, New Brunswick. Prosecutors also dropped charges last week against Aaron Rock, pastor of Harvest …

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Centre should pay for CAPF deployment during Assembly polls says W.B. govt.


Central Armed Police Forces | Representational Image. | Photo Credit: A. M. Faruqui The West Bengal government has said that the deployment of Central Armed Police forces (CAPF) during the Assembly election should be borne by the Government of India and not by the States .The statement came in response to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman statement …

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Know the world record made during the construction of Delhi-Mumbai Expressway


Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to inaugurate the Delhi-Dausa-Lalsot section of the Delhi-Mumbai Expressway on February 12, which will prove to be a major connectivity route between the national capital and Rajasthan in the coming days. The Delhi-Mumbai Expressway is considered a construction marvel in itself, with several world records being set during the …

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