No coercive step to be taken against Tajinder Bagga: HC after late-night hearing

In a reprieve for Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga, the Punjab and Haryana High Court Saturday night directed that no coercive step be taken against the Delhi BJP leader after he sought a stay on the arrest warrant issued by a Mohali court earlier in the day. Hours after the Mohali court issued the arrest warrant … Read more

President is seized of Balwant S Rajoana’s plea for commutation of death penalty: Centre to SC

The Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that President Ram Nath Kovind is seized of the matter pertaining to Balwant S Rajoana’s plea seeking commutation of the death penalty awarded to him in former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh’s assassination case, and a decision will be taken on it. A bench headed by Chief … Read more